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Duration 7h 15m
Distance 544.8 km
Average price 45€
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The bus between Madrid and Tarragona takes 7h 15m. There is at least one bus per day from Madrid to Tarragona. 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

  1. Madrid
  2. Tarragona
7h 15m
Bookable on Rome2rio
40€ - 60€

Madrid to Tarragona bus times

Buses run once daily between Madrid and Tarragona. The service departs Madrid at 12:00 in the afternoon, which arrives into Tarragona at 19:15. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 7h 15m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Madrid to Tarragona? 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 Tarragona. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7h 15m.

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The distance between Madrid and Tarragona is 424 km. The road distance is 544.8 km.

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

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

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There are 2932+ hotels available in Tarragona. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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What companies run services between Madrid and Tarragona?

ALSA operates a bus from Madrid to Tarragona once daily. Tickets cost 40€ - 60€ and the journey takes 7h 15m. HIFE S.A. also services this route once daily.
Bus operators
ALSA
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 60€

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 Tarragona
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
alsa.com
HIFE S.A.
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Phone
+34 (0) 902119814
Email
hife@hife.es
Website
hife.es
Bus from Madrid to Tarragona
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Schedules at
hife.es

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