How to get from Albufeira to Madrid

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from Albufeira to Madrid

You can get from Albufeira to Madrid by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Albufeira to Madrid on 20 May we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

18:00Albufeira11h40 06:40Madrid, Estación Sur
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£551One-way
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18:00Albufeira11h40 06:40Madrid, Estación Sur
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£551One-way
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18:00Albufeira12h15 07:15Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T4
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£551One-way
15:30Albufeira14h10 06:40Madrid, Estación Sur
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£551One-way
11:15Faro Airport9h05 21:20Madrid Barajas Airport
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£3851One-way

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Travel Information to Madrid from Albufeira

distanceDistance335 miles (540 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or flight
priceTicket price range£13 - £67
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £13 • 11 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £67 • 4 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or TAP Portugal

Travel 335 miles (540 km) by coach or flight to Madrid from Albufeira. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £13. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus or TAP Portugal among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Albufeira to Madrid.

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FAQs

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

Can travellers from Portugal enter Spain?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Portugal.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Madrid from Albufeira?

Conditions of entry into Spain:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Madrid, Spain?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Spain has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 16/05/2022. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip to Madrid from Albufeira.

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

Is my journey back to Albufeira from Madrid restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into Portugal:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Portugal: Azores, Madeira

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Albufeira, Portugal?

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

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

This information about your return travel to Portugal was last checked on 16/05/2022. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Albufeira from Madrid closer to your date of departure here.

There are 2 ways to travel to Madrid from Albufeira including taking a coach or flight.

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Albufeira to Madrid, which costs on average £13.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Madrid:

A coach journey is usually £54 less than a journey to Madrid by plane, which costs on average £67 for the same trip.

The fastest way to get to Madrid from Albufeira is by flight with an average travel time of 4 h 15 min.

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

In comparison, getting to Madrid by coach can take on average 11 h 40 min.

The distance between Albufeira and Madrid is around 335 miles (540 km).

The average frequency per day from Albufeira to Madrid is:

  • 1 coach a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Madrid from Albufeira as scheduled services by coach or flight can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Albufeira to Madrid:

  • Coaches mostly leave from Albufeira, Terminal Rodoviário and tend to arrive in Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Albufeira to Madrid:

  • You can travel by coach from Albufeira to Madrid with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Albufeira to Madrid tickets for £13 on Omio.
  • You can go to Madrid from Albufeira by plane with TAP Portugal. You'll see cheap plane tickets for £67 with TAP Portugal from Albufeira to Madrid on Omio.
Looking to extend your trip from Albufeira to Madrid? Many Omio customers who go from Albufeira to Madrid usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Barcelona, Valencia or Sevilla. If you're looking to explore Barcelona, Valencia or Sevilla from Madrid, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

When planning your trip between Albufeira and Madrid, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets cost on average £13 one way.
  • Plane tickets cost £67 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets to Madrid from Albufeira online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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