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Duration 3h 10m
Distance 616.7 km
Average price 55€
Frequency Weekly

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Bus

  1. Madrid
  2. Barcelona
7h 50m
Bookable on Rome2rio
45€ - 65€

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madrid and arriving at Barcelona/Sants. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7h 50m.

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The distance between Madrid and Barcelona is 505 km. The road distance is 616.7 km.

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Madrid to Barcelona bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Madrid station.

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Madrid to Barcelona bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Barcelona/Sants station.

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What companies run services between Madrid and Barcelona?

ALSA operates a bus from Madrid to Barcelona/Sants every 2 hours. Tickets cost 45€ - 65€ and the journey takes 7h 50m.
Bus operators
ALSA
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
45€ - 65€

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 Madrid to Barcelona/Sants
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
alsa.com

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