The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Madrid to Porto will cost around $ 67 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 52.
Find all the dates and times for this journey
8 h 40 m
12 h 34 m
Buses per day
Of the 5 buses that leave Madrid for Porto every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 421 km distance in an average of 12 h 34 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 8 h 40 m .
The slowest buses will take 15 h 30 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||261 miles (421 km)|
|Average bus duration||8 h 10 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$31 (€25)|
|Bus companies||Flixbus, Alsa, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland or Eurolines France|
Buses from Madrid to Porto cover the 261 miles (421 km) long trip taking on average 8 h 10 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Alsa, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland or Eurolines France. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $19 (€15), but the average price of bus tickets is $31 (€25). Travelers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Porto, Campo 24 de Agosto.
Alsa and FlixBus buses will get you between Madrid and Porto from $19 (€15). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.
Alsa is the main provider of bus travel in Spain. As a subsidiary of the UK bus company National Express, Alsa offers a plethora of regional, national and international routes and transports more than 300 million passengers per year. Alsa has an impressive fleet of buses with different levels of comfort and amenities on offer. Aside from the Alsa Normal bus with free WiFi, bathrooms, footrests and entertainment on board, the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium buses provide more luxurious services when traveling by road, depending on the specific route. Apart from the Standard ticket, Alsa offers other bus tickets like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes.
When you buy your Alsa bus tickets between Madrid and Porto don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:
Travel between Madrid, Spain and Porto, Portugal by bus is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
Conditions of entry:
When traveling in Portugal, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 9/22/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus between Madrid and Porto before traveling.
The restriction level for your return bus to Madrid, Spain from Porto is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Portugal
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/25/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Madrid from Porto closer to your date of departure here here.
When taking a bus from Madrid, you have a couple of bus stations you can depart from including Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83, Madrid, Estación de Moncloa and Madrid, Méndez Álvaro - Terminal. When you arrive in Porto, your bus can arrive in bus stations including Porto, Campo 24 de Agosto, Porto, Parque das Camélias Terminal rodoviário and Porto, Boavista-casa da Música.
Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Porto, Campo 24 de Agosto.
You can find the most popular departure bus station for this route, Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of Madrid. The most popular arrival bus station in Porto, called Porto, Campo 24 de Agosto, is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from its city center.
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