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from Coimbra to Madrid

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

Our recommendation

To get from Coimbra to Madrid on Oct 19 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

11:25AMPorto Airport1h10 01:35PMMadrid Barajas Airport
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$821One-way
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05:45PMCoimbra12h30 07:15AMMadrid, Estación Sur
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$581One-way
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05:45PMCoimbra12h30 07:15AMMadrid, Estación Sur
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$581One-way
05:45PMCoimbra12h45 07:30AMMadrid
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$581One-way
05:45PMCoimbra12h45 07:30AMMadrid
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$581One-way

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Mon
Oct 18
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$113Ryanair
Tue
Oct 19
$39Flixbus
$80Ryanair
Wed
Oct 20
$31Flixbus
$87Ryanair
Thu
Oct 21
$31Flixbus
$67Air Europa
Fri
Oct 22
$31Alsa
$54Air Europa
Sat
Oct 23
$31Alsa
$53Ryanair
Sun
Oct 24
$44Flixbus
$153TAP Portugal
Mon
Oct 25
$25Flixbus
$44Ryanair
Tue
Oct 26
$25Flixbus
$10Ryanair
Wed
Oct 27
$25Flixbus
$25Ryanair
Thu
Oct 28
$46Alsa
$73Ryanair
Fri
Oct 29
$34Alsa
$211Ryanair
Sat
Oct 30
$31Flixbus
$80Ryanair

Travel Information to Madrid from Coimbra

distanceDistance248 miles (400 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or bus
priceTicket price range$24 - $65
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $24 (€20) • 6 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $65 (€53) • 1 h 9 min
carriersPopular travel companiesIberia or Flixbus

Take a flight or bus to travel 248 miles (400 km) to Madrid from Coimbra. 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 $24 (€20). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Iberia or Flixbus among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or bus from Coimbra to Madrid.

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

Travel between Coimbra, Portugal and Madrid, Spain is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Portugal enter Spain?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Portugal.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Madrid from Coimbra?

Conditions of entry into Spain:

  • 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

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Madrid, Spain?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Spain has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 10/18/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey from Coimbra to Madrid.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Coimbra, Portugal from Madrid, Spain?

The restriction level for your return to Coimbra, Portugal from Spain is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Coimbra from Madrid restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Coimbra from Madrid?

Conditions of reentry into Portugal:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Portugal: Azores, Madeira
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Coimbra, Portugal?

You should observe these safety measures in Portugal as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Portugal was last checked on 10/17/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Coimbra from Madrid closer to your date of departure here.

How do I reach Madrid from Coimbra?

There are 2 ways that you can travel to Madrid from Coimbra. You can take a flight or bus.

What is the cheapest way from Coimbra to Madrid?

The cheapest way to travel to Madrid from Coimbra is by taking a bus with an average price of $24 (€20).

This is compared to other travel options to Madrid:

Taking a bus is usually $40 (€33) less than taking a flight to Madrid, which costs on average $65 (€53) for the same trip.

What is the quickest way to get from Coimbra to Madrid?

The fastest way to get to Madrid from Coimbra is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 9 min.

Other travel options to Madrid can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Madrid by bus can take on average 6 h 35 min.

How many miles from Coimbra to Madrid would I travel?

The distance from Coimbra to Madrid is approximately 248 miles (400 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Coimbra to Madrid?

The average frequency per day from Coimbra to Madrid is:

  • Around 1 bus per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Coimbra to Madrid as scheduled services by flight or bus can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling between Coimbra and Madrid, where do I depart from Coimbra and where do I arrive in Madrid?

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

  • Buses mostly depart from Coimbra, Rodoviária Da Beira Litoral SA and arrive in Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.
Which travel companies can take me from Coimbra to Madrid?

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

  • You can take a flight from Coimbra to Madrid with Iberia. Cheap tickets can be found for $65 (€53) with Iberia from Coimbra to Madrid.
  • You can travel by bus from Coimbra to Madrid with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Coimbra to Madrid tickets for $24 (€20) on Omio.
Can I find a direct route from Coimbra to Madrid?

Yes, there are direct routes from Coimbra to Madrid with the following travel companies:

  • You can check for a direct bus to Madrid with Flixbus with 1 direct bus per day.

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

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Coimbra to Madrid?
Looking to extend your trip from Coimbra to Madrid? Many Omio customers who go from Coimbra 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 early should I purchase tickets to Madrid from Coimbra online for the best deals?

Before traveling from Coimbra to Madrid, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A plane ticket costs $65 (€53) one way on average for this journey.
  • A bus ticket is costing on average $24 (€20) one way for this trip.

But we recommend booking Coimbra to Madrid tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey