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Route overview
Avg. journey time10h 51m
Trains per day1
Fare range€25.00 - €107.00
Distance501km
Train operatorsavanza_auto_res,
First & last trains
First train departs at10:25
Last train departs at21:43
Fastest journey
Fastest route10h 47m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationMadrid
Destination StationLisbon

Madrid to Lisbon train times

Check out the next trains departing from Madrid to Lisbon for Tuesday 18th Dec 2018. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
10:25
20:20
Madrid
Lisbon
10h 55m
3 changes
21:43
07:30
Madrid
Lisbon
10h 47m
Direct

Renfe and Trenhotel trains from Madrid to Lisbon

You can travel from Madrid to Lisbon on Renfe and Trenhotel trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.
Renfe train

Renfe is the national train operator in Spain. It has the widest network of high-speed trains in Europe, linking major cities with AVE, AV-City, Avant, Alvia, and Euromed trains. Long-distance routes are served by Altaria and Talgo trains, while regional routes are operated by Media Distancia, Regional and Express Regional trains. Renfe also operates on international routes to France and Portugal. Renfe trains offer four different travel classes, depending on the train you’re travelling on – Turista (Standard), Turista Plus (Premium Economy), Preferente (Business Class) and Club (First Class).

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Trenhotel Train

The Trenhotel is Renfe's night train service, which serves national and international routes in Portugal. The trains offer three classes with different levels of comfort for the beds and seats – Turista (Second Class), Preferente (First Class) and Gran Confort or Gran Clase. There are six different Trenhotel routes – Galicia (Barcelona – Vigo), Rosalía de Castro (Barcelona – A Coruña), Rías Gallegas (Madrid – Pontevedra), Atlántico (Madrid – Ferrol), Lusitania (Madrid – Lisbon) and Surexpreso (Irun – Lisbon).

Madrid to Lisbon train prices

Train tickets from Madrid to Lisbon start at €24.60 if purchased from 3 to 6 months in advance. Prices for train journeys from Madrid to Lisbon start at €60.55 when you book at least 28 days in advance.** Tickets usually go on sale 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

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€60.55
14 days
in advance
€73.42
Avg. single price
On the day
€75.23
Avg. single price

How long does it take to travel from Madrid to Lisbon by train?

The average journey time between Madrid and Lisbon is 10 hours and 51 minutes and the fastest journey time is 10 hours and 47 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 2 trains per day travelling from Madrid to Lisbon. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Madrid to Lisbon?

The first train from Madrid to Lisbon departs at 10:25. The last train from Madrid to Lisbon departs at 21:43. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Madrid and Lisbon?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Madrid to Lisbon without having to change trains. There are 1 direct train from Madrid to Lisbon. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Lisbon to Madrid. If you’re looking for other options, you can also catch the bus from Madrid to Lisbon.
**Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Madrid to Lisbon for a typical week day using timetable data for 18/12/2018. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 24/09/2018 for travel on 24/09/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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