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Bus Lisbon to Madrid: Trip Overview

16
Daily Buses
4:00 am - 11:59 pm
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures
$75
Average Ticket Price
Average Bus Trip Duration

Trip Reviews for Lisbon - Madrid

3.9 out of 5 stars

User reviews from travelers who booked a bus ticket from Lisbon to Madrid

Ratings and Reviews (25)


Jan V.February 25, 2020 | 

Excellent. Bus was clean, comfortable, left Lisbon on time, arrived ahead of schedule in Madrid. Brought own lunch so could avoid highway food in Spain. Got lucky as there were few people so had plenty of space. Better than flying - both for me and the planet.

Guillermo D.November 16, 2019 | 

Excellent at all times

Aurora M.November 13, 2019 | 

Muy bueno

Ana V.October 7, 2019 | 

It was hard to communicate, bus driver did not speak english or spanish

Manuel D.September 10, 2019 | 

Driver was helpful and friendly.

Gabriel N.September 8, 2019 | 

The driver of this trip was incredible - super friendly and helpful.

Victor B.August 25, 2019 | 

The bus was full and the seats were to small, when the passeger infront of me was reclined i almost felt claustrophobic because i can't move my knees a single inch.

Courtney R.August 24, 2019 | 

Bus was fine. Boarding was slightly chaotic but it worked out. WiFi didn’t really work and none of the charging ports worked. I didn’t use the bathroom, and I can’t understand Portuguese or Spanish so have no idea about what the driver was shouting at everyone. Good enough.

Melinda B.August 18, 2019 | 

Very comfortable

Anneliese B.July 26, 2019 | 

Excellent trip, clean bus, comfortable seats and safe driving.

Moussa B.June 18, 2019 | 

everything was nice!

Alan M.June 2, 2019 | 

I think having to pay 1 euro to use the toilet is disgraceful, wifi signal kept dropping to my annoyance

Peng K.March 16, 2019 | 

Driver was very rude to everyone. After 1hr picking up passengers from their office and airport, they changed bus and driver. The second driver was more polite but the bus had no internet service

Betelhem Birhanu A.November 15, 2018 | 

Great Job. Keep the Good work.

Rogers M.November 15, 2018 | 

Good service please

Roya P.October 27, 2018 | 

They staff were friendly and the bus was very comfortable.

Jaime Antonio C.October 8, 2018 | 

I am very satisfied with the smooth ride and punctuality of the bus service.

Yuliia S.September 28, 2018 | 

The seats are so so small, comparing to Flixbus. Also the staff isn't too friendly.

Mohamed A.August 23, 2018 | 

There was no wifi as described when i booked the tkt

Roseane O.July 31, 2018 | 

Os condutores espanhóis, devem, aprenderem a falar melhor com os viajantes que não falam sua língua.

Sandra P.July 26, 2018 | 

Very friendly staff, bus on perfect time, very comfortable seats, phone charger available. I loved it!

Karl Jonathan S.April 16, 2017 | 

No wifi no comfy seats

Sarah M.April 18, 2017 | 

It was very difficult to find the bus, for me and for other passengers, so it would be helpful if some more detailed information was provided to travelers departing from Lisbon.

Ozge S.November 22, 2016 | 

rude and angry driver, lack of information

Sergey I.August 19, 2016 | 

It was so cold in the bus, we ask the driver to turn off a/con, but it was broken and we couldn it turn it off. Now we both have sick throats and need to take meds. Very disappointed.

Lisbon to Madrid Buses

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Bus Companies

Lisbon to Madrid buses are provided by FlixBus, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines, RNE, Union Ivkoni and RNE-ALSA.

Stations & Stops

For a bus leaving from Lisbon, the trip starts at Sete Rios, Oriente, Largo das Olarias 60, Aeroporto / Airport (LIS), Alameda, Alameda dos Oceanos, Anjos, Arroios, Avenida or Cais do Sodré.

In Madrid, your bus travel ends at Estación Sur, Avenida de América Metro, Aeropuerto MAD T4, Plaza Eliptica, Moncloa, Aeropuerto MAD T1-2-3, Príncipe Pío, Aeropuerto MAD T1-2-3, Plaza Puerta del Sol, 3 or Aeropuerto MAD T1.

Information on this bus route

Daily Buses16
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures4:00 am - 11:59 pm
Minimum Price$17
Average Ticket Price$75
Minimum Trip Duration
Average Bus Trip Duration
Bus companies on this routeFlixBus, Eurolines France, RNE, Union Ivkoni, ALSA

Lisbon to Madrid Route Map

Lisbon to Madrid Route Map

Frequently asked questions on the trip Lisbon - Madrid

How much does a bus ticket from Lisbon to Madrid cost?

The cheapest average bus price from Lisbon to Madrid is $75. The best way to find cheap bus tickets from Lisbon to Madrid is to book your tickets as early as possible. Prices tend to rise as your travel date approaches, so book in advance to secure the best prices!

How long is the bus ride from Lisbon to Madrid?

The average travel time between Lisbon and Madrid is around 9h, although the fastest bus will take about 4h 50m.This is the time it takes to travel the 503 km that separates the two cities.

How many daily bus connections are there between Lisbon and Madrid?

The number of buses from Lisbon to Madrid can differ depending on the day of the week. On average, there are 16 on this route. Some buses run direct routes, while others have layovers. Simplify your bus trip from Lisbon to Madrid by comparing and selecting the bus that fits you travel style and budget on Busbud.

Which bus companies travel from Lisbon to Madrid?

When taking the bus from Lisbon to Madrid, you can travel comfortably and safely with FlixBus, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines.

What are the departure and arrival stations when taking the bus from Lisbon to Madrid?

Buses travelling between Lisbon and Madrid leave from Sete Rios or Oriente and arrive at Estación Sur, Avenida de América Metro, Aeropuerto MAD T4.

About Bus Travel

Bus Travel Tips

Make friends with the driver. They usually know a lot about your destination and may even recommend which side of the bus to sit on to get the best views on the road between Lisbon and Madrid!

From miles long of beauteous natural landscapes to impressive man-crafted sights, you’re bound to be in for a visual treat on your bus trip from Lisbon to Madrid.

Buses are energy-efficient. Carrying a passenger over 100 kms by coach only takes 0.6-0.9 liters of gas. Compare that to the 2.6 liters required by high-speed train, 6.6 liters by airplane and 7.6 liters by gas-powered car, and it's clear that the bus is a more environmentally-conscious option for your bus transportation from Lisbon to Madrid.

Create your own real life musical score by curating a personalized bus travel playlist - the perfect accompaniment to your bus ride from Lisbon to Madrid.

Did you know?

Did you know that 80% of the buses in North America are equipped with WiFi and power outlets ? And 60% of bus travelers have used their electronic device on board during 2014.

One of the longest bus route in the world goes all the way from Ontario to Alberta in Canada (with the same bus). This trip is 3,435 km or 2,135 miles long and the price is a bit under $100.

9.2% of ground transportation in Europe is done by bus versus 7.4% by train.

Will you be returning to Lisbon by bus?

If you are looking for the return bus journey, check out buses from Madrid to Lisbon.

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