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 Porto will cost around £ 59 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 34.
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8 h 25 m
12 h 26 m
Buses per day
Of the 30 buses that leave Madrid for Porto every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 421 km distance in an average of 12 h 26 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 8 h 25 m .
The slowest buses will take 16 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.
|Distance||261 miles (421 km)|
|Average coach duration||8 h 10 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£33 (€38)|
|Coach frequency||1 a day|
|Direct coach||Yes, there is 1 direct coach a day|
|Coach companies||Flixbus, Alsa, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland or Eurolines France|
Coaches from Madrid to Porto cover the 261 miles (421 km) long journey taking on average 8 h 10 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Alsa, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland or Eurolines France. Normally, there is 1 coach operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £33, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £22. Travellers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Porto, Campo 24 de Agosto.
For as little as £22 you can travel by coach between Madrid and Porto with Alsa and FlixBus. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.
Alsa tickets between Madrid and Porto are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect trip with Alsa between Madrid and Porto all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest coach, you can find all the current Alsa coach timetables and coach tickets available on Omio for the 261 miles (421 km) journey. You can also see relevant travel information for the Alsa coach, such as luggage policy and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this coach, compare the fastest Madrid to Porto routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best Alsa Madrid to Porto coach ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the Alsa coach ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to Porto with Alsa!
Please follow the recommendations outlined by Alsa when booking your coach tickets from Madrid to Porto due to the coronavirus:
Travel by coach between Madrid, Spain and Porto, Portugal is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
The government of Portugal has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 20/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach to Porto from Madrid closer to your date of departure here.
The current restriction level for your return trip by coach from Porto to Madrid is: Partially open
Reentry to Spain is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Portugal
What are the entry requirements?
The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last verified on 20/10/2021. 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 Porto to Madrid coach here.
Some of the Madrid coach stations to Porto you can start your journey from include Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83, Madrid, Estación de Moncloa and Madrid, Méndez Álvaro - Terminal. Similarly, some of the arrival coach stations in Porto include Porto, Campo 24 de Agosto, Porto, Parque das Camélias Terminal rodoviário and Porto, Boavista-casa da Música.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arriving in Porto, Campo 24 de Agosto.
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, Porto, Campo 24 de Agosto, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre of Porto.
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