The cheapest buses from Madrid to Albufeira

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Cheapest

£21

Average

£21

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Madrid to Albufeira will cost around £ 21 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 21.

08:00Madrid7h40 14:40Albufeira
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£211One-way

Timetable Madrid to Albufeira

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Sat
16 Oct
£28Flixbus
£265TAP Portugal
Mon
18 Oct
£26Flixbus
£406TAP Portugal
Tue
19 Oct
£18Flixbus
£97TAP Portugal
Wed
20 Oct
£18Flixbus
£239TAP Portugal
Thu
21 Oct
£18Flixbus
£84TAP Portugal
Fri
22 Oct
£22Flixbus
£428TAP Portugal
Sat
23 Oct
£18Flixbus
£239PGA-Portugalia Airlines
Sun
24 Oct
£25Flixbus
£188TAP Portugal
Tue
26 Oct
£18Flixbus
£73TAP Portugal

The fastest buses from Madrid to Albufeira

Showing times and prices for 16 Oct

Fastest Journey

7 h 40 m

Average

7 h 40 m

Buses per day

1

Distance

541 km

Of the 1 buses that leave Madrid for Albufeira every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 541 km distance in an average of 7 h 40 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 7 h 40 m .

The slowest buses will take 7 h 40 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

08:00Madrid7h40 14:40Albufeira
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£211One-way

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Coach Information between Madrid and Albufeira

distanceDistance335 miles (540 km)
durationAverage coach duration12 h 25 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£25 (€28)
frequencyCoach frequency1 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there is 1 direct coach a day
carriersCoach companiesFlixbus, Alsa, BlaBlaCar or Eurolines Switzerland

Coaches from Madrid to Albufeira cover the 335 miles (540 km) long trip taking on average 12 h 25 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Alsa, BlaBlaCar or Eurolines Switzerland. Normally, there is 1 coach operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £25, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £18. Travellers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Albufeira, Terminal Rodoviário.

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Coach from Madrid to Albufeira with Alsa and FlixBus

Buy your official Alsa and FlixBus coach tickets between Madrid and Albufeira from £18 with Omio. Find coach times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient journey.

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Looking for a budget-friendly way to travel 335 miles (540 km) by coach between Madrid and Albufeira? Alsa is Spain’s main coach operator that offers premium services and the most comfortable travel experience on a budget. Not only does Alsa sell standard tickets for its plethora of national and regional routes, but it also provides travellers special offers like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible coach tickets on select routes. Check out Alsa coach timetables and tickets available for the Madrid to Albufeira journey on Omio to find the best deal on Alsa coaches between Madrid and Albufeira, whether you're looking for the fastest, earliest or cheapest coach.

Alsa offers an impressive fleet of coaches with different levels of comfort and amenities on offer for its millions of customers every year. While most travellers don’t mind travelling on normal coaches with basic amenities like free WiFi, WCs, footrests and onboard entertainment, others may want to check out the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium coaches, which provide more upscale amenities on specific routes.

When purchasing your Alsa coach tickets from Madrid to Albufeira, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

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

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FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Albufeira, Portugal if I'm coming from Madrid, Spain by coach?

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

Can I enter Portugal from Spain?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

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

Conditions of entry:

  • 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 Albufeira, Portugal?

All travellers in Portugal must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 13/10/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your coach to Albufeira from Madrid as this information can change.

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Albufeira, Portugal to Madrid, Spain?

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

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

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

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

What are the 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: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last verified on 15/10/2021. 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 Albufeira to Madrid coach here.

What is the price of the cheapest coach to Albufeira from Madrid?
Omio customers have found cheap coach tickets to Albufeira from Madrid for as low as £18  for the next 7 days.
How much does the coach from Madrid to Albufeira cost on average?
If you’re looking to book tickets for this journey in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Madrid to Albufeira coach prices are on average £25  one way.
What is the distance by coach from Madrid to Albufeira?
The coach distance from Madrid to Albufeira is around 335 miles (540 km).
How long is the coach journey between Madrid and Albufeira?
The coach time to Albufeira from Madrid is on average 12 h 25 min  for the 335 miles (540 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Albufeira from Madrid by coach can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
What station does the Madrid to Albufeira coach leave from? Which Albufeira coach station do I come into from Madrid?

When taking the coach from Madrid to Albufeira, you can choose to depart from coach stations like Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83, Madrid, Estación de Moncloa and Madrid, Méndez Álvaro - Terminal. Your trip can end in coach stations such as Albufeira, Terminal Rodoviário, Albufeira, N395 (Repsol) and Albufeira, Centro (Avenida da Liberdade).

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha   and arrive in Albufeira, Terminal Rodoviário.

Where is the departure coach station in Madrid located? Where is the arrival coach station in Albufeira located?

The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this route, called Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of Madrid.

The most popular arrival coach station, Albufeira, Terminal Rodoviário, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre of Albufeira.

Which coach companies can get me from Madrid to Albufeira?
Take the Madrid to Albufeira coach with Flixbus, Alsa, BlaBlaCar or Eurolines Switzerland. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the journey from Madrid to Albufeira as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many coaches per day are there between Madrid and Albufeira?
On average, there is 1 coach a day from Madrid to Albufeira. The coach times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When does the first coach depart from Madrid to Albufeira? When does the last coach depart from Madrid to Albufeira?
If you prefer early morning coaches from Madrid to Albufeira, the first coach leaves at 06: 40. If you prefer late night coaches from Madrid to Albufeira, the last coach of the day leaves at 21: 55. Omio shows you the latest coach from Madrid to Albufeira schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
How early should I buy Madrid to Albufeira coach tickets to get the best deals?
If you purchase a coach ticket between Madrid and Albufeira within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £25 one way. However, we recommend booking your coach in advance to get access to the best prices. Coach tickets from Madrid to Albufeira are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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