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Duration 9h 7m
Distance 688.4 km
Average price 60€
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average bus between Bordeaux and Madrid takes 9h 7m and the fastest bus takes 8h 59m. There is at least one bus per day from Bordeaux to Madrid. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Bus via Aeropuerto T4

  1. Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean
  2. Madrid
8h 49m
34€ - 75€

Bordeaux to Madrid bus times

Buses run once daily between Bordeaux and Madrid. The service departs Bordeaux at 21:15 at night, which arrives into Madrid at 06:37. All services require a transfer, and take on average 9h 7m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Bordeaux to Madrid? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bordeaux City Centre and arriving at Madrid - Avénida de America. Services depart three times a week, and operate Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 8h 55m.

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The distance between Bordeaux and Madrid is 554 km. The road distance is 688.4 km.

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Bordeaux to Madrid bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Bordeaux City Centre station.

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Bordeaux to Madrid bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Madrid - Avénida de America station.

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What companies run services between Bordeaux and Madrid?

FlixBus operates a bus from Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean to Madrid, Madrid Airport 3 times a day. Tickets cost 30€ - 40€ and the journey takes 7h 50m. ALSA also services this route 3 times a week.
Bus operators
FlixBus
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 40€

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean to Madrid, Madrid Airport
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 40€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
ALSA
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
50€ - 75€

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are three types of tickets on offer (Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass), along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Bordeaux City Centre to Madrid - Barajas Airport
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Bordeaux City Centre to Madrid - Avénida de America
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Website
alsa.com

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