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Madrid to Lisbon by train

The journey from Madrid to Lisbon by train is 312.95 mi and takes 9 hr 30 min. There are 1 connections per day, with the first departure at 10:55 AM and the last at 10:55 AM. It is possible to travel from Madrid to Lisbon by train for as little as $57.91 or as much as $87.14. The best price for this journey is $57.91.

Lowest Price$57.91
Journey Duration9 hr 30 min
Connection per Day1
Lowest Price$57.91
Highest Price$87.14
First Departure10:55 AM
Last Departure10:55 AM
Distance312.95 mi
DepartureMadrid
ArrivalLisbon
CarriersFlixBus, Renfe

Madrid to Lisbon Train Times

Departure date
Wednesday, May 22, 2024

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Do you know the best way to get from Madrid to Lisbon? No? Don't worry, Virail knows. Our search tool uses data from thousands of travel providers to show you all the available routes for your chosen travel dates. Whether you want to travel by train, bus, plane, or carpool, we can help. Filter your results to suit your personal needs: decide whether you want a one-way or round trip ticket, look for a direct journey or one with connections, and choose the time of day that you prefer to travel. Take a look at all the information and find the transport option that's right for you. When you've selected your ideal journey, Virail will transfer you to the website of your chosen travel provider, where you can complete your booking. Your adventure is waiting - let Virail help you today.

How much does it cost to get from Madrid to Lisbon by train?

On average, a train ticket from Madrid to Lisbon will cost you $63.79. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as $57.91. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.
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On average, you can expect to spend around $63.79 for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Madrid to Lisbon.

How much time will it take to go from Madrid to Lisbon by train?

With a distance of 312.95 mi between Madrid and Lisbon, it will usually take 9 hr 30 min to complete the journey. This average figure may vary from day to day. Delays could be caused by unexpected weather conditions, roadworks or construction, local events, or other unforeseen circumstances. Remember that your journey may take longer than 9 hr 30 min. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. In order to get from Madrid to Lisbon faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Madrid and Lisbon will complete the journey in 9 hr 30 min. On average, it will take you about 9 hr 30 min to travel the 312.95 mi between Madrid and Lisbon.

What time are the departures from Madrid to Lisbon?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Madrid at 10:55 AM, and the last departure will leave at 10:55 AM. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Madrid to Lisbon can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change. The first journey of the night departs from Madrid at 10:55 AM. If you prefer to travel later in that night, the last departure will leave at 10:55 AM. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Madrid and Lisbon. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side.

Which stations can I use on the Madrid to Lisbon route?

You can depart from Madrid at stations such as Madrid Chamartin,Madrid Barajas Airport,MADRID BARAJAS aeropuerto T1,Madrid Méndez Alvaro,Madrid - Avenida de America,Madrid Puente de la Cea,MADRID (E),Madrid-Atocha. At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Lisbon at the following stations: Lisbon Sete Rios,Lisbon - Oriente,Lisbon Airport (LIS),Lisboa - Santa Apolonia. Some of these stations may only be served by particular travel providers. Because of this, there may not be a direct connection between all the stations in Madrid and Lisbon. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many times a day do journeys run from Madrid to Lisbon?

If you want to get from Madrid to Lisbon, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 1 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 0 direct journeys between Madrid and Lisbon. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 1 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Madrid to Lisbon. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Madrid to Lisbon
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Madrid to Lisbon.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Madrid to Lisbon, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Madrid to Lisbon.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Best time to book Madrid to Lisbon travel

Virail Pro Tip ✌: Booking 10 days in advance save 10% on average

Price as departure date approaches

Train companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $62.35 to $87.52 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 29% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Madrid to Lisbon

The cheapest Madrid - Lisbon train tickets can be found for as low as $16.97 if you’re lucky, or $72.52 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $206.09.

Find the best day to travel to Lisbon by train

When travelling to Lisbon by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

FlixBus, a long-distance bus company, operates in both Europe and the United States. Founded in 2013, it has grown to become one of the largest bus operators in Europe, connecting over 2,500 destinations in 30 countries. Originating in Germany, FlixBus has expanded quickly to neighboring countries including France, Italy, Denmark, the Netherlands, and Croatia, while also offering regular services to Norway, Spain, and England. With affordable fares and comfortable amenities such as free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and onboard toilets, FlixBus provides a convenient and enjoyable travel experience.

Services on board FlixBus from Madrid to Lisbon
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Madrid to Lisbon CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
35.25kg
Bus
37.77kg
Flight
100.73kg
Car
80.58kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Madrid to Lisbon by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Madrid and Lisbon are 35.25kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Madrid and Lisbon? By taking the train between Madrid and Lisbon you will save 65.48kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 2.52kg compared to a bus and 45.33kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Madrid to Lisbon?
A train ticket from Madrid to Lisbon is $63.79. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $57.91.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Madrid to Lisbon?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Madrid to Lisbon is $57.91. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Madrid and Lisbon by train?
Madrid to Lisbon is 312.95 mi.
How long does the train between Madrid and Lisbon take?
Madrid to Lisbon is on average 9 hr 30 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 9 hr 30 min.
Which companies operate from Madrid to Lisbon?
The train journey from Madrid to Lisbon is covered by 1 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: FlixBus and Renfe.
How many train connections per day go from Madrid to Lisbon?
Madrid to Lisbon has 1 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Madrid to Lisbon leave?
The earliest train from Madrid to Lisbon departs at 10:55 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Madrid to Lisbon depart?
The latest train from Madrid to Lisbon departs at 10:55 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Madrid to Lisbon in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $57.91 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
What's the fastest journey time between Madrid to Lisbon by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Madrid and Lisbon is 9 hr 30 min.
Is there a direct train from Madrid to Lisbon?
Yes, there is a direct train between Madrid and Lisbon.
What are the CO2 emissions for Madrid to Lisbon by train?
The train journey from Madrid to Lisbon creates 35.25kg of CO2 emissions.

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