The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Madrid to Porto is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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It's difficult to get from Madrid to Porto without transferring at least once.
|Distance||261 miles (421 km)|
|Train frequency||3 a day|
|Train companies||Renfe AVE|
Trains from Madrid to Porto cover the 261 miles (421 km) long trip taking on average 12 h 25 min with our travel partners like Renfe AVE. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Porto - Campanha.
Travel to Porto from Madrid on AVE trains with Omio. When comparing schedules and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.
Enjoy a quick and easy journey on a train from Madrid to Porto with AVE, the high-speed train from Renfe, the main Spanish railroad company and official travel partner of Omio. Search all AVE train schedules and tickets on Omio to find the best deals for a train to Porto from Madrid covering the 261 miles (421 km) distance. Look out for ticket options like Promo, Promo +, and Flexible to find the most convenient Madrid to Porto train ride for you. Renfe AVE even offers discount cards for regular customers, such as the Renfe Gold Card and the + Renfe Youth 50 Card, which can be used when buying AVE tickets on Omio.
Renfe covers around 9, 300 miles (15, 000 km) between national and international routes, among which are its AVE routes that connect the main cities of Spain. AVE trains are well-known among travelers for providing ultimate comfort, flexibility and convenience. Their trains are the most popular of Renfe’s fleet due to their high speeds reaching up to 192 mph (310 kmh) on select routes. They are also popular with travelers due to their premium services onboard, such as a restaurant, bathrooms, WiFi access, and entertainment.
AVE from Madrid to Porto train information:
Travel between Madrid, Spain and Porto, Portugal by train is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted 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 11/17/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Porto from Madrid before traveling.
Return travel from Portugal to Spain is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Spain is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Portugal
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 11/17/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Madrid from Porto.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Porto - Campanha.
Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and need to travel around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city center to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Porto most often arrive at Porto - Campanha and need to travel around 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from this train station to the city center.
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