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Duration 40h
Distance 1955.8 km
Average price 180€
Frequency 3/week

Trip overview

The bus between Madrid and Rome takes 40h. The bus runs, on average, 3 times per week from Madrid to Rome. 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 Toulon

  1. Madrid Av America
  2. Toulon
  3. Rome
30h 55m
91€ - 121€

Madrid to Rome bus times

Buses run three times a week between Madrid and Rome. The service departs Madrid at 16:50 in the afternoon, which arrives into Rome at 08:50. All services require a transfer at Toulon and take an average of 40h. 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 Madrid to Rome? 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 Madrid and arriving at Roma. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 2 days 5h.

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The distance between Madrid and Rome is 1364 km. The road distance is 1955.8 km.

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

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Madrid to Rome bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Roma station.

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What companies run services between Madrid and Rome?

You can take a bus from Madrid to Rome via Toulon in around 30h 55m.
Bus operators
Ave. Duration
2 days 5h
Once daily
Estimated price
210€ - 300€

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
+34 902 42 22 42
Bus from Madrid to Roma
Ave. Duration
2 days 5h
Once daily
Estimated price
210€ - 300€

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