The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Porto to Madrid is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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Of the 18 buses that leave Porto for Madrid every day 18 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||261 miles (421 km)|
|Average bus duration||8 h 10 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$22 (€19)|
|Bus frequency||1 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there is 1 direct bus a day|
|Bus companies||ALIANZA POR-EUR, Rede Expressos, Alsa, Alianza Iberica, Eurolines Switzerland, Movelia, Infobus, Gipsyy, FlixBus or BlaBlaCar|
Buses from Porto to Madrid cover the 261 miles (421 km) long trip taking on average 8 h 10 min with our travel partners like ALIANZA POR-EUR, Rede Expressos, Alsa, Alianza Iberica, Eurolines Switzerland, Movelia, Infobus, Gipsyy, FlixBus or BlaBlaCar. Normally, there is 1 bus operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $22 (€19), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $9 (€8). Travelers depart most frequently from Porto, R. De 5 de Outubro (Boavista-casa da Música) and arrive in Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.
For as little as $9 (€8) you can travel by bus between Porto and Madrid with Alsa and FlixBus. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
Bus information from Porto to Madrid with FlixBus:
The distance travelled by the Oporto Madrid buses exceeds 650 kilometres. To complete these trips they make several stops and take between 8 and 15 hours to reach different parts of Madrid. They depart from various stops in Oporto, including from the airport, and arrive at the Avenida América interchange, Madrid's South bus station and Madrid-Barajas airport.
The companies that manage the routes of the Oporto Madrid buses are ALSA, Flixbus and Eurolines. ALSA offers the highest number of frequencies and uses its own vehicles with Normal service. These buses have a platform to facilitate wheelchair access, wheelchair seats, air conditioning, toilets, access to free wifi and entertainment proposals through the channel Ociobus.
The minimum journey time for Oporto Madrid buses is 7 hours and 40 minutes. This route is operated by Flixbus, which departs from Garagem Atlântico in the centre of Oporto and arrives at Madrid's South station. There is an ALSA service that stops in Lisbon Oriente and 9 more stops and takes 15 hours to arrive at Madrid-Barajas airport. The trips scheduled by Eurolines last more than 24 hours.
Oporto Madrid buses offer between 12 and 13 departures a day from Monday to Friday. On Saturdays 11 departures are usually scheduled, while on Sundays 8 buses leave from Oporto to Madrid.
Oporto stations: There is no main bus station in Oporto, but several bus stops located in different parts of the city. The stops of Praça de Galiza, Campo 24 de Agosto, Casa da Musica located next to an important metro station, Avenida dos Aliados, Garagem Atlântico and Vilanova de Gaia.stand out.
Southern bus station in Madrid: located 5 kilometres from the city centre, it is an intermodal interchange or station where metro, suburban train and urban, interurban and international bus services converge. The centre of Madrid can be reached in 10 minutes by suburban train lines C1 and C5. Its facilities include a cafeteria, restaurant, parking area, ticket offices and taxi rank.
When departing from Porto, you have various bus station options to start your route from including Porto, R. De 5 de Outubro (Boavista-casa da Música), Porto and Porto (Campanhã). When arriving in Madrid, you can end your trip in bus stations like Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83, Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T4 and Madrid, Estación Sur de Autobuses.
Passengers board the bus most frequently from Porto, R. De 5 de Outubro (Boavista-casa da Música), which is located around 2 miles (3.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the bus at Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83, located 3 miles (4.9 km) away from the city centre.
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