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Madrid to Porto by train

The journey from Madrid to Porto by train is 262 mi and takes 10 hr 11 min. There are 3 connections per day, with the first departure at 7:15 AM and the last at 7:47 PM. It is possible to travel from Madrid to Porto by train for as little as $45.97 or as much as $89.81. The best price for this journey is $45.97.

Lowest Price$45.97
Journey Duration10 hr 11 min
Connection per Day3
Lowest Price$45.97
Highest Price$89.81
First Departure7:15 AM
Last Departure7:47 PM
Distance262 mi
DepartureMadrid
ArrivalPorto
CarriersRenfe, FlixBus

Madrid to Porto Train Times

Departure date
Tuesday, Jun 18, 2024

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What's the best way to get from Madrid to Porto? If you're not sure, don't worry - Virail can help you. The only thing you have to do is enter your planned travel dates, and let Virail's powerful search tool deal with the rest. We'll look at the routes offered by our trusted travel partners to give you all your available options. Whether you want to travel by plane, train, bus, carpool, or something else, we'll find your ideal solution. You can filter your results according to price, departure or arrival time, journey duration, number of connections, one-way or round trip - anything you want. Virail will give you a full, clear picture of how to get from Madrid to Porto, then transfer you to your chosen provider's website to complete your booking.

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

The prices for train tickets from Madrid to Porto vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest train tickets from Madrid to Porto will cost $45.97. The average train ticket price is approximately $66.55. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.
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When you're traveling from Madrid to Porto, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $66.55. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

How long is the journey from Madrid to Porto by train?

The average journey time is 10 hr 11 min. This is how long it takes to cross the 262 mi from Madrid to Porto. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from Madrid to Porto to take longer than 10 hr 11 min. The journey from Madrid to Porto covers a distance of 262 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 10 hr 11 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 8 hr 10 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Madrid to Porto faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

What time are the first and last departures from Madrid to Porto?

The first daily departure from Madrid to Porto leaves at 7:15 AM, while the last journey of the day sets out at 7:47 PM. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Madrid and Porto. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking. In general, the first departure of the night will leave Madrid at 7:15 AM, and the last departure will leave at 7:47 PM. 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 Porto 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.

When traveling from Madrid to Porto by train, which stations can I use?

In Madrid, departure stations include MADRID (E),MADRID BARAJAS aeropuerto T1,Madrid Méndez Alvaro,Madrid Chamartin,Madrid - Avenida de America,Madrid Barajas Airport,Madrid Puente de la Cea,Madrid-Atocha. When you arrive in Porto, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Porto Casa Da Musica,Porto - Campanhã,Porto (Aeroporto),Porto, Aliados. Remember though that the exact stations served on each route can vary. Different providers may depart from and arrive at different stations. Furthermore, if you travel on an express service, the number of stations may be limited, and the exact stations served on a particular route may vary at different times of day or day of the week. Check in advance to ensure that you are departing from and arriving at a station that is convenient for your journey.

How many journeys from Madrid to Porto take place each day?

If you want to get from Madrid to Porto, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 3 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 Porto. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 3 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 Porto. 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 Porto
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Madrid to Porto.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Madrid to Porto, 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 Porto.

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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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 $33.56 to $94.46 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 64% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Madrid to Porto

The cheapest Madrid - Porto train tickets can be found for as low as $51.42 if you’re lucky, or $78.72 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $163.66.

Find the best day to travel to Porto by train

When travelling to Porto 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!

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Madrid to Porto CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
29.51kg
Bus
31.62kg
Flight
84.33kg
Car
67.46kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Madrid to Porto by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Madrid and Porto are 29.51kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Madrid and Porto? By taking the train between Madrid and Porto you will save 54.82kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 2.11kg compared to a bus and 37.95kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Madrid to Porto?
A train ticket from Madrid to Porto is $66.55. 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 $45.97.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Madrid to Porto?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Madrid to Porto is $45.97. 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 Porto by train?
Madrid to Porto is 262 mi.
How long does the train between Madrid and Porto take?
Madrid to Porto is on average 10 hr 11 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 8 hr 10 min.
Which companies operate from Madrid to Porto?
The train journey from Madrid to Porto is covered by 1 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Renfe and FlixBus.
How many train connections per day go from Madrid to Porto?
Madrid to Porto has 3 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Madrid to Porto leave?
The earliest train from Madrid to Porto departs at 7:15 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 Porto depart?
The latest train from Madrid to Porto departs at 7:47 PM. 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 Porto 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 $45.97 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 Porto by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Madrid and Porto is 8 hr 10 min.
Is there a direct train from Madrid to Porto?
Yes, there is a direct train between Madrid and Porto.
What are the CO2 emissions for Madrid to Porto by train?
The train journey from Madrid to Porto creates 29.51kg of CO2 emissions.

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