There are 8 ways to get from Gare de Lyon to Madrid Atocha Station by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Paris Orly  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Madrid (MAD) ORY - MAD

$56 - $251

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Bus Ouibus  •  17 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris Centre - Bercy to Madrid - Avénida de America Ouibus

$47 - $65

6 alternative options

Fly from Paris CDG  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Madrid (MAD) CDG - MAD

$60 - $249

Train to Beauvais, fly  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to Beauvais Gare SNCF
  2. Fly from Beauvais (BVA) to Madrid (MAD) BVA - MAD

$56 - $411

Train SNCF  •  10 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Avignon TGV Tgv
  2. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave

$247 - $318

Train  •  16 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Hendaye Tgv
  2. Take the train from Irun to Madrid-Chamartin Ir / ...

$219 - $272

Bus FlixBus  •  17 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Madrid 793

$73 - $125

Drive  •  12 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Gare de Lyon to Madrid Atocha Station 794.4 miles

$170 - $250

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No, there is no direct bus from Gare de Lyon to Madrid Atocha Station. However, there are services departing from Paris Centre - Bercy and arriving at Pº Infanta Isabel - Dr. Velasco via Intercambiador de Avenida de America. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 19 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Gare de Lyon to Madrid Atocha Station. However, there are services departing from Paris Gare de Lyon and arriving at Madrid-Puerta de Atocha via Avignon TGV. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 41 min.

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The distance between Gare de Lyon and Madrid Atocha Station is 1053 km. The road distance is 1271 km.

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The best way to get from Gare de Lyon to Madrid Atocha Station without a car is to train which takes 10 h 41 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 33 min to get from Gare de Lyon to Madrid Atocha Station, including transfers.

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Gare de Lyon to Madrid Atocha Station bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Paris Centre - Bercy station.

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Gare de Lyon to Madrid Atocha Station train services, operated by TGV, depart from Paris Gare de Lyon station.

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The best way to get from Gare de Lyon to Madrid Atocha Station is to fly which takes 5 h 33 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 10 h 41 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 17 h 19 min.

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The quickest flight from Paris Orly Airport to Madrid Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h.

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Gare de Lyon to Madrid Atocha Station bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Madrid - Avénida de America station.

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Map of how to get from Gare de Lyon to Madrid Atocha Station.
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  • Distance: 658.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 33 min

What companies run services between Gare de Lyon, Île-de-France, France and Madrid Atocha Station, Spain?

Iberia, Air Europa and four other airlines fly from Gare de Lyon to Madrid Atocha Station hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Gare de Lyon to Madrid Atocha Station via Avignon TGV in around 10 h 41 min.

Airlines
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Paris CDG to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Flights from Paris CDG to Madrid via Valencia
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,200
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Paris CDG to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $420
Flights from Paris CDG to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $450
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Beauvais to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $250
Flights from Beauvais to Madrid via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $250
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Madrid via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Madrid via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $450
Train operators
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Nord to Beauvais Gare SNCF
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $26
1st Class
$23 - $35
Train from Avignon TGV to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $140
1st Class
$160 - $240
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $170
1st Class
$190 - $290
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Irun to Madrid-Chamartin
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris Centre - Bercy to Madrid - Avénida de America
Ave. Duration
16 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to Madrid
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Gare de Lyon to Madrid Atocha Station train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Madrid-Puerta de Atocha station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gare de Lyon to Madrid Atocha Station is 1271 km. It takes approximately 12 h 3 min to drive from Gare de Lyon to Madrid Atocha Station.

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Air Europa, Iberia and Transavia France offer flights from Paris Orly Airport to Madrid Airport.

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