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There are 6 ways to get from Badajoz to Madrid by plane, bus, train, rideshare or car

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Fly from Badajoz  •  2h 8m

  1. Fly from Badajoz (BJZ) to Madrid (MAD) BJZ - MAD

68€ - 221€

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Rideshare  •  4h 23m

  1. Take the rideshare from Badajoz to Madrid 397.1 km

17€ - 26€

4 alternative options

Bus to Sevilla, fly  •  6h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Badajoz to Seville
  2. Fly from Sevilla (SVQ) to Madrid (MAD) SVQ - MAD

52€ - 113€

Train  •  4h 59m

  1. Take the train from Badajoz to Madrid-Atocha Cercanias 197 / ...

29€ - 40€

Bus  •  5h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Badajoz to Madrid Auto Res / ...

20€ - 50€

Drive  •  3h 49m

  1. Drive from Badajoz to Madrid 397.6 km

35€ - 60€

Badajoz to Madrid by train

The train journey time between Badajoz and Madrid is around 4h 59m and covers a distance of around 464 km. The fastest train normally takes 4h 59m. Operated by Renfe Viajeros, the Badajoz to Madrid train service departs from Badajoz and arrives in Madrid-Atocha Cercanias. Typically seven trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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The cheapest way to get from Badajoz to Madrid is to rideshare which costs 17€ - 26€ and takes 4h 23m.

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The fastest way to get from Badajoz to Madrid is to fly. Taking this option will cost 65€ - 230€ and takes 2h 8m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Badajoz and arriving at Madrid. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 45m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Badajoz and arriving at Madrid-Atocha Cercanias. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 59m.

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The distance between Badajoz and Madrid is 328 km. The road distance is 397.6 km.

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The best way to get from Badajoz to Madrid without a car is to train which takes 4h 59m and costs 29€ - 40€.

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It takes approximately 2h 8m to get from Badajoz to Madrid, including transfers.

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Badajoz to Madrid bus services, operated by Avanza Grupo, depart from Badajoz station.

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Badajoz to Madrid train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, depart from Badajoz station.

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The best way to get from Badajoz to Madrid is to fly which takes 2h 8m and costs 65€ - 230€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 29€ - 40€ and takes 4h 59m, you could also bus, which costs 20€ - 50€ and takes 5h 45m.

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Map of how to get from Badajoz to Madrid.
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  • Distance: 327.9 km
  • Duration: 2h 8m

What companies run services between Badajoz, Spain and Madrid, Spain?

Iberia flies from Badajoz to Madrid twice a week. Alternatively, Renfe Viajeros operates a train from Badajoz to Madrid-Atocha Cercanias once daily. Tickets cost 29€ - 40€ and the journey takes 4h 59m.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Badajoz to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 270€
Flights from Sevilla to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 85€
Train operators
Renfe Viajeros

Spain's excellent and extensive rail system connects cities across Spain and into neighbouring countries. Renfe's high-speed AVE trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. All medium- and long-distance trains require a seat reservation; ticket sales for these trains usually open 30-60 days before travel. Most Renfe trains have two classes: Turista (2nd class) and Preferente (1st class), although some AVE trains offer Turista Plus. There is free WiFi for Preferente passengers and for those with a +Renfe loyalty card.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Badajoz to Madrid-Atocha Cercanias
Ave. Duration
4h 59m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
29€ - 40€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Bus operators
ALSA

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 Badajoz to Seville
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
17€ - 25€
Website
alsa.com
Avanza Grupo
FlixBus

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 Badajoz to Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
20€ - 25€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Badajoz to Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
17€ - 26€
Book at
blablacar.es

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The quickest flight from Badajoz Airport to Madrid Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Badajoz to Madrid bus services, operated by Avanza Grupo, arrive at Madrid station.

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Badajoz to Madrid train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, arrive at Madrid-Atocha Cercanias station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Badajoz to Madrid is 398 km. It takes approximately 3h 49m to drive from Badajoz to Madrid.

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Iberia offers flights from Badajoz Airport to Madrid Airport.

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Book your Badajoz to Madrid bus tickets online with Omio, Busbud and FlixBus.

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There are 1533+ hotels available in Madrid. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Badajoz and Madrid. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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The best way to get from Badajoz to Badajoz Airport is to taxi which takes 17 min and costs 17€ - 21€.

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