There are 5 ways to get from Mérida to Córdoba by bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, train  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Ouibus
  2. Ave / ...

$38 - $85

Cheapest option

Bus La Sepulvedana  •  4 h 30 min

$23 - $50

3 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Ir / ...
  2. Ave / ...

$56 - $81

Bus Ouibus  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Ouibus

$36 - $88

Drive  •  3 h 11 min

  1. 152.9 miles

$28 - $45

What companies run services between Mérida, Spain and Córdoba, Spain?

La Sepulvedana operates a bus from Mérida to Córdoba 6 times a week. Tickets cost $23 - $30 and the journey takes 4 h 30 min. ALSA also services this route 6 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Mérida to Córdoba via Puertollano in around 4 h 41 min.

Train operators
Spanish Railways AVE
Website
renfe.com
Train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Cordoba Central
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
renfe.com
Train from Puertollano to Cordoba Central
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
renfe.com
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Bus operators
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Merida to Seville
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Merida to Cordoba
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Seville to Cordoba
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
alsa.com
La Sepulvedana
Phone
+34 902 11 96 99
Email
sepulvedana@gruposepulvedana.com
Website
lasepulvedana.es
Bus from Mérida to Cordoba
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $30
Schedules at
lasepulvedana.es

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Mérida and Córdoba is 178 km. The road distance is 245 km.

The cheapest way to get from Mérida to Córdoba is to bus which costs 20€ - 45€ and takes 4 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Mérida to Córdoba is to drive which takes 3 h 11 min and costs 24€ - 40€.

No, there is no direct train from Mérida to Córdoba. However, there are services departing from Merida and arriving at Cordoba Central via Puertollano. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 41 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Mérida and arriving at Cordoba. Services depart six times a week, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 30 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 42 min to get from Mérida to Córdoba, including transfers.