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from Braga to Madrid

You can get from Braga to Madrid by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Braga to Madrid on Dec 3 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:30AMPorto Airport1h10 09:40AMMadrid Barajas Airport
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$531One-way
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07:55PMPorto Airport1h10 10:05PMMadrid Barajas Airport
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08:20AMPorto Airport1h20 10:40AMMadrid Barajas Airport
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08:40PMPorto Airport1h20 11:00PMMadrid Barajas Airport
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Thu
Dec 2
$25Flixbus
$53Air Europa
Fri
Dec 3
$28Flixbus
$53Air Europa
Sat
Dec 4
$25Flixbus
$16Ryanair
Mon
Dec 6
$53Alsa
$32Ryanair
Tue
Dec 7
$64Alsa
$85Ryanair
Wed
Dec 8
$79Flixbus
$115Iberia
Thu
Dec 9
$20Flixbus
$58Ryanair
Fri
Dec 10
$26Flixbus
$27Ryanair
Sat
Dec 11
$14Flixbus
$27Ryanair
Sun
Dec 12
$19Flixbus
$25Ryanair
Mon
Dec 13
$41Alsa
$27Ryanair
Tue
Dec 14
$46Alsa
$16Ryanair
Wed
Dec 15
$49Alsa
$26Iberia
Thu
Dec 16
$14Flixbus
$25Ryanair
Fri
Dec 17
$42Flixbus
$27Ryanair
Sat
Dec 18
$24Flixbus
$25Ryanair
Mon
Dec 20
$36Flixbus
$12Ryanair
Tue
Dec 21
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$32Ryanair

Travel Information from Braga to Madrid

distanceDistance257 miles (415 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or flight
priceTicket price range$20 - $26
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $20 (€17) • 10 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $26 (€22) • 1 h 9 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Air Nostrum

Travel 257 miles (415 km) by bus or flight from Braga to Madrid. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 9 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $20 (€17). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or Air Nostrum among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or flight from Braga to Madrid.

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FAQs
Is cross-border travel to Madrid, Spain from Braga, Portugal currently allowed?

International travel from Braga, Portugal to Madrid, Spain is: Partially open.

Can I enter Spain if coming from Portugal?

Entry into Spain is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Portugal.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Madrid if traveling from Braga?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

What measures do I need to follow in Madrid, Spain due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Spain must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 12/1/21; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip between Braga and Madrid.

Are there restrictions on reentering Portugal from Madrid, Spain due to the coronavirus pandemic?

The current restriction level for returning to Braga, Portugal from Spain is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Braga, Portugal from Madrid, Spain?

Reentering Portugal is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Braga from Madrid?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Portugal: Azores, Madeira
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

Which rules do I need to follow in Braga, Portugal regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Portugal must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 12/1/21. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Braga from Madrid here.

How do I travel from Braga to Madrid?

There are 2 ways to travel to Madrid from Braga including taking a bus or flight.

What is the cheapest way to get from Braga to Madrid?

The cheapest way to get from Braga to Madrid is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $20 (€17) compared to other travel options to Madrid:

A bus is generally $6 (€5) less than a flight for the same route. Taking a flight costs on average $26 (€22) from Braga to Madrid.

What is the fastest way to get from Braga to Madrid?

The fastest way from Braga to Madrid is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 9 min.

There are alternative travel options to Madrid that can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 10 h 5 min   on average.

How far is it from Braga to Madrid?

Madrid is approximately 257 miles (415 km) away from Braga.

What are the departure and arrival points in Braga and in Madrid?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Braga to Madrid:

  • Buses from Braga to Madrid most often leave from Braga, Rua Dom João Cândido de Novais e Sousa and arrive in Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.
Which travel companies can get me from Braga to Madrid?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Braga to Madrid:

  • You can take a bus from Braga to Madrid with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $20 (€17) with Flixbus from Braga to Madrid.
  • You can go to Madrid from Braga by plane with Air Nostrum. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $26 (€22) with Air Nostrum from Braga to Madrid on Omio.
Can I find a direct route to Madrid from Braga?

Yes, there are direct services available from Braga to Madrid with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find direct buses with Flixbus.
  • You can book a direct flight with Air Europa or Iberia.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Madrid as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Madrid from Braga.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Braga to Madrid?
Looking to extend your trip from Braga to Madrid? Many Omio customers who go from Braga to Madrid usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Barcelona, Valencia or Sevilla. If you're looking to explore Barcelona, Valencia or Sevilla from Madrid, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How far in advance should I purchase tickets between Braga and Madrid online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Braga to Madrid, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost $20 (€17) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average $26 (€22) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Braga to Madrid online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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