|Distance||311 miles (502 km)|
Trains from Lisbon to Madrid cover the 311 miles (502 km) long trip with our travel partners like Renfe. There are direct train services available.
Renfe will get you from Lisbon to Madrid at great prices. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times, prices and tickets for your trip.
Renfe is Spain’s national train provider operating freight and passenger trains on Spain’s extensive railway network as well as international routes to neighboring France and Portugal. Renfe has a wide range of ticket types to fit your budget like the Basic, Elige and Premium tickets. Renfe also offers discount cards like the Renfe Gold Card and +Renfe Youth Card 50 for qualified travellers. You can use these savings offers and discount cards on Omio when booking your Lisbon to Madrid trip. Renfe has a vast fleet of trains with different levels of comfort, amenities and speed. The Renfe AVE trains run at high speed and serve long-distance routes, Alvia trains combine high-speed and normal speed trains serving domestic routes, Altaria serves domestic routes into southern Spain, Euromed offers domestic routes along the Mediterranean coast, Avant trains serve regional commuter routes and Trenhotel offers night train routes.
Renfe has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Renfe tickets between Lisbon and Madrid and when travelling by train:
Train travel between the two capital cities of the Iberian peninsula, Lisbon and Madrid, is offered by a daily direct service. This daily international service departs Lisbon at 11:34 p.m. and takes just over 11 hours arriving in Madrid at 8:40 a.m. The service runs throughout the week, departing at the same time from Monday to Sunday.
Trains from Lisbon to Madrid depart from Lisboa Estacion Oriente which can be found six miles to the north of the city centre. The station can be reached from central Lisbon via the Metro Red Line in approximately 20 minutes. By road the station can be reached in 25 minutes from the city centre.
The capital city of Spain is famed for its vibrant arts scene and scintillating nightlife. The city itself is characterised by medieval and Renaissance architecture with famous landmarks, the Royal Palace and the Royal Theatre high on every visitor's itinerary. Trains from Lisbon arrive in Madrid Chamartin, the city's second biggest station found to the north of the city. Metro Lines 1 and 10 link the station with central Madrid, offering a journey time to the main shopping areas of Madrid of just 20 minutes. With the only daily train arriving in Madrid from Lisbon at 8.40 a.m. travellers can easily take the metro to the centre or change to another line to reach their final destination. Alternatively travellers can take bus number 5 from Chamartin to Puerta del Sol in half an hour.
Travel between Lisbon, Portugal and Madrid, Spain by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Portugal
Conditions of entry:
All travellers in Spain must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 20/09/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Lisbon to Madrid as this information can change.
The restriction level for your return train to Lisbon, Portugal from Madrid is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Portugal has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 19/09/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Lisbon from Madrid closer to your date of departure here.
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