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Wed
27 Oct
£70Alsa
£327PGA-Portugalia Airlines
Thu
28 Oct
£40Flixbus
£141easyJet
Fri
29 Oct
£26Alsa
£151easyJet
Sat
30 Oct
£27Flixbus
£151easyJet
Sun
31 Oct
£27Flixbus
£67easyJet
Mon
1 Nov
£38Alsa
£77Ryanair
Tue
2 Nov
£22Alsa
£63easyJet
Wed
3 Nov
£13Flixbus
£48easyJet
Thu
4 Nov
£18Flixbus
£59easyJet
Fri
5 Nov
£18Flixbus
£46Ryanair
Sat
6 Nov
£13Flixbus
£53PGA-Portugalia Airlines
Sun
7 Nov
£18Alsa
£35Ryanair
Mon
8 Nov
£13Flixbus
£35Ryanair
Tue
9 Nov
£70Eurolines Switzerland
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10 Nov
£70Eurolines Switzerland
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Thu
11 Nov
£13Flixbus
£36Iberia
Sat
13 Nov
£13Flixbus
£34Air Europa
Sun
14 Nov
£17Alsa
£51Ryanair
Mon
15 Nov
£16Flixbus
£28easyJet
Tue
16 Nov
£13Alsa
£20easyJet

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Coach Information to Madrid from Lisbon

distanceDistance311 miles (502 km)
durationAverage coach duration8 h 30 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£36 (€40)
frequencyCoach frequency1 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there is 1 direct coach a day
carriersCoach companiesAlsa, Flixbus, Avanza, Eurolines Switzerland, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines France, Movelia or Union Ivkoni International

Coaches from Lisbon to Madrid cover the 311 miles (502 km) long journey taking on average 8 h 30 min with our travel partners like Alsa, Flixbus, Avanza, Eurolines Switzerland, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines France, Movelia or Union Ivkoni International. Normally, there is 1 coach operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this trip for as low as £22, but the average price of coach tickets is £36.

Coach companies

Avanza, Alsa and FlixBus from Lisbon to Madrid

For as little as £22 you can travel by coach from Lisbon to Madrid with Avanza, Alsa and FlixBus. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.

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Book your Alsa Lisbon to Madrid coach with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check Alsa’s up-to-date coach timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Lisbon to Madrid routes as well as the amenities offered in the class fare you choose and buy the most affordable Alsa coach tickets online that fit your budget. The distance between Lisbon and Madrid is 311 miles (502 km), and the best price for a one-way Lisbon - Madrid Alsa coach ticket starts at £22 if you book in advance. If you would rather search for your Alsa ticket in the Omio app, you can quickly see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when travelling by coach. Waiting in a queue at the coach station to purchase your coach ticket will become yesterday's news. So, book your coach tickets online quickly and easily and enjoy your trip with Alsa!

These are Alsa 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the coach from Lisbon to Madrid:

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Buses from Lisbon to Madrid: Journey Details

Buses from Lisbon to Madrid run every day of the week. The main providers on the route are Avanza and Alsa. The journey time is approximately 8 and a half hours. There are numerous departures every day, starting shortly before 10:00 a.m. and continuing until 9:15 p.m. All of the journeys on this route are direct.

Return journeys on buses from Madrid to Lisbon are also available.

Taking the Bus from Lisbon

The primary departure point for buses from Lisbon to Madrid is the Sete Rios bus station in central Lisbon. Buses going to Madrid may also stop at the Oriente station as this is also an important terminus for regional and international buses. Both of these stations are stops on Lisbon's metro system. Night buses also run in the city.

Getting into Madrid by Bus

Madrid is one of Spain's truly global cities and is home to countless art galleries and royal palaces.

Buses from Lisbon to Madrid arrive at Intercambiador de Transporte, Avenida de América, which is Madrid's main bus station. Located to the north of the city centre, it is well connected to the Metro and bus networks. Night buses operate in the city and there is a taxi rank by the bus station.

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FAQs
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my coach between Lisbon and Madrid?

Travel by coach between Lisbon, Portugal and Madrid, Spain is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Madrid from Lisbon restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Portugal

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Spain from Lisbon?

Entry Requirements:

  • 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 safety rules to follow in Madrid, Spain?

The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last checked on 27/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach to Madrid from Lisbon closer to your date of departure here.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Lisbon, Portugal from Madrid, Spain?

The current restriction level for your return trip by coach from Madrid to Lisbon is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Portugal from Spain?

Reentry to Portugal is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Portugal from Madrid?

What are the entry requirements?

  • 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 safety rules to follow in Lisbon, Portugal?

The government of Portugal has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

Last verified on 27/10/2021. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Madrid to Lisbon coach here.

What is the price of the cheapest coach from Lisbon to Madrid?
Omio customers have found cheap coach tickets between Lisbon and Madrid for as low as £22  for the next 7 days.
What is the average cost of a coach from Lisbon to Madrid?
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a coach ticket between Lisbon and Madrid is £36  one way.
How far is it from Lisbon to Madrid by coach?
The distance to Madrid from Lisbon by coach is approximately 311 miles (502 km).
How long is the coach journey between Lisbon and Madrid?
On average the Lisbon to Madrid coach time is 8 h 30 min  covering the 311 miles (502 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
What coach companies go from Lisbon to Madrid?
For the best Lisbon to Madrid coach to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Alsa, Flixbus, Avanza, Eurolines Switzerland, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines France, Movelia or Union Ivkoni International. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services from Lisbon to Madrid to compare what amenities they may offer.
Are there any direct coaches to Madrid from Lisbon?
Yes, there is 1 direct coach to Madrid from Lisbon per day with Flixbus or Eurolines Switzerland  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you purchase your coach ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time travelling to your destination.
How many coach services are there from Lisbon to Madrid a day?
On average, there is 1 coach a day from Lisbon to Madrid. The coach times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When can I take the first coach from Lisbon to Madrid? When can I take the last coach for the day?
The first Lisbon to Madrid coach departs at 07: 30   and the last coach from Lisbon to Madrid leaves at 10: 30. Check out the most up-to-date Lisbon to Madrid coach schedule on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How far in advance should I purchase coach tickets between Lisbon and Madrid for the best deals?
The price of a one way coach ticket from Lisbon to Madrid is on average £36 if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for coaches from all possible coach companies offering this journey. In general, you can find coach tickets from Lisbon to Madrid available a few months in advance.

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