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There are 5 ways to get from Girona Airport (GRO) to Madrid by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 49m

  1. Take the train from Girona to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha Ave

73€ - 135€

Cheapest option

Train, fly  •  6h 9m

  1. Take the train from Girona to Barcelona-Paseo De Gracia
  2. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Madrid (MAD) BCN - MAD

38€ - 98€

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Bus  •  10h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Gerona/Girona to Madrid

58€ - 80€

Bus via Tarragona  •  11h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Girona Costa Brava Airport to Barcelona El Prat Airport Terminal 1 602
  2. Take the bus from Barcelona Airport El Prat T1 to Tarragona
  3. Take the bus from Tarragona to Madrid

60€ - 108€

Drive  •  6h 33m

  1. Drive from Girona Airport (GRO) to Madrid 679.5 km

65€ - 95€

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The cost-effective way to get from Girona Airport (GRO) to Madrid is to train and fly, which costs 35€ - 100€ and takes 6h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Girona Airport (GRO) to Madrid is to train which costs 70€ - 140€ and takes 4h 49m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Girona Airport (GRO) to Madrid. However, there are services departing from Girona Airport and arriving at Madrid via Gerona/Girona. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 35m.

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The distance between Girona Airport (GRO) and Madrid is 566 km. The road distance is 679.5 km.

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The best way to get from Girona Airport (GRO) to Madrid without a car is to train which takes 4h 49m and costs 70€ - 140€.

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It takes approximately 4h 49m to get from Girona Airport (GRO) to Madrid, including transfers.

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Girona Airport (GRO) to Madrid bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Gerona/Girona station.

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The best way to get from Girona Airport (GRO) to Madrid is to train which takes 4h 49m and costs 70€ - 140€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 55€ - 85€ and takes 10h 35m.

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The quickest flight from Barcelona Airport to Madrid Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Girona Airport (GRO) to Madrid bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Madrid station.

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Map of how to get from Girona Airport (GRO) to Madrid.
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  • Distance: 566 km
  • Duration: 4h 49m

What companies run services between Girona Airport (GRO), Spain and Madrid, Spain?

Renfe AVE operates a train from Girona to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha 3 times a day. Tickets cost 70€ - 130€ and the journey takes 3h 34m. Alternatively, ALSA operates a bus from Gerona/Girona to Madrid once daily. Tickets cost 55€ - 75€ and the journey takes 9h 20m.

Airlines
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 140€
Flights from Barcelona to Madrid via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 150€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 140€
Flights from Barcelona to Madrid via Badajoz
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 140€
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
28€ - 100€
Train operators
Renfe AVE
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Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Girona to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
70€ - 130€
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
70€ - 95€
Promo+
79€ - 84€
Flexible
100€ - 130€
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 Girona to Barcelona-Paseo De Gracia
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
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 Gerona/Girona to Madrid
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
55€ - 75€
Website
alsa.com
Sagales
Phone
93 593 13 00
Email
info@sagales.com
Website
sagales.com
Bus from Girona Costa Brava Airport to Barcelona El Prat Airport Terminal 1
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
12€ - 16€
Website
Sagales
Empresa Plana
Phone
+34 (0) 977 553 680
Website
empresaplana.cat
Bus from Barcelona Airport El Prat T1 to Tarragona
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
17€
Schedules at
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Plana
Phone
+34 977 55 36 80
Email
comercial.online@busplana.com
Website
busplana.com
Bus from Barcelona El Prat Airport Terminal 1 to Tarragona Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 15€
Website
Plana
HIFE S.A.
Phone
+34 (0) 902119814
Email
hife@hife.es
Website
hife.es
Bus from Tarragona to Madrid
Ave. Duration
7h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 75€
Schedules at
hife.es

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Yes, the driving distance between Girona Airport (GRO) to Madrid is 680 km. It takes approximately 6h 33m to drive from Girona Airport (GRO) to Madrid.

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Air Europa, Vueling Airlines and Iberia offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Madrid Airport.

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