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from Madrid to Coimbra

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Travel Information from Madrid to Coimbra

distanceDistance248 miles (400 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or flight
priceTicket price range$34 - $35
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $34 (€28) • 1 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $34 (€28) • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Ryanair

Travel 248 miles (400 km) by bus or flight to Coimbra from Madrid. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as $34 (€28). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or Ryanair among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or flight from Madrid to Coimbra.

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FAQs

Does Portugal have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people traveling from Madrid to Coimbra?

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

Can I enter Portugal if coming from Spain?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to 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)

What measures do I need to follow in Coimbra, Portugal due to the pandemic?

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

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

The information above was last checked on 1/20/22; 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 from Madrid to Coimbra.

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

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

Is my journey back to Madrid from Coimbra restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry 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

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Madrid, Spain?

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

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

This information about your return travel to Spain was last checked on 1/20/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Madrid from Coimbra closer to your date of departure here.

How do I reach Coimbra from Madrid?

You can travel between Madrid and Coimbra 2 different ways: bus or flight.

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

The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Coimbra is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around $34 (€28) compared to other travel options to Coimbra:

A flight is generally $2 (€1) less than a bus for the same route. Taking a bus costs on average $35 (€29) from Madrid to Coimbra.

What is the fastest way from Madrid to Coimbra?

The fastest way from Madrid to Coimbra is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 15 min.

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

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 6 h 25 min.

How far is it from Madrid to Coimbra?

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

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

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

  • Most travelers who book a bus ticket from Madrid to Coimbra depart from Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83 to Coimbra, Rodoviária Da Beira Litoral SA.

Which travel companies can take me from Madrid to Coimbra?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Madrid to Coimbra, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Flixbus can take you to Coimbra by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Madrid to Coimbra for $35 (€29).
  • Ryanair can get you to Coimbra by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Ryanair from Madrid to Coimbra for $34 (€28) on Omio.

Can I travel directly to Coimbra from Madrid?

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

  • You can take a direct bus with Flixbus.
  • You can take a direct flight with Air Nostrum, Air Europa or Iberia.

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

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Madrid to Coimbra?

Omio customers who travel from Madrid to Coimbra often also extend their vacation to go to Lisbon, Porto or Salamanca. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Coimbra and these popular destinations at a great price.

When should I book a ticket from Madrid to Coimbra online to score the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket for this route is costing $35 (€29) one way on average.
  • A plane ticket for this route is costing $34 (€28) one way on average.

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