There are 6 ways to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Córdoba by plane, train, bus 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.

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Fly to Sevilla, train  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Sevilla (SVQ) MAD - SVQ
  2. Take the train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Cordoba Central

$60 - $262

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Bus  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Córdoba

$23 - $35

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Fly to Malaga, train  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Malaga (AGP) MAD - AGP
  2. Take the train from Malaga to Cordoba Central

$61 - $274

Fly to Jerez, train  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Jerez (XRY) MAD - XRY
  2. Take the train from Aeropuerto de Jerez to Sevilla Santa Justa
  3. Take the train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Cordoba Central

$112 - $422

Train  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Cordoba Central Ave / ...

$47 - $68

Drive  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Córdoba 254.1 miles

$45 - $70

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No, there is no direct train from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Córdoba. However, there are services departing from Madrid Airport and arriving at Cordoba Central via Madrid-Puerta de Atocha. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 43 min.

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The distance between Madrid Airport (MAD) and Córdoba is 306 km. The road distance is 406.6 km.

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The best way to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Córdoba without a car is to train which takes 2 h 43 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 37 min to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Córdoba, including transfers.

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Madrid Airport (MAD) to Córdoba train services, operated by Spanish Railways AVE, depart from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha station.

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The best way to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Córdoba is to train which takes 2 h 43 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 44 min.

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

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Madrid Airport (MAD) to Córdoba train services, operated by Spanish Railways AVE, arrive at Cordoba Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Madrid Airport (MAD) to Córdoba is 407 km. It takes approximately 4 h 6 min to drive from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Córdoba.

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Iberia offers flights from Madrid Airport to Sevilla Airport.

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Map of how to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Córdoba.
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  • Distance: 191.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 37 min

What companies run services between Madrid Airport (MAD), Spain and Córdoba, Spain?

Spanish Railways AVE operates a train from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Córdoba hourly. Tickets cost $45 - $65 and the journey takes 1 h 43 min. Alternatively, Socibus operates a bus from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Córdoba hourly. Tickets cost $19 - $28 and the journey takes 4 h 50 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Flights from Madrid to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $420
Flights from Madrid to Malaga via Melilla
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $420
Flights from Madrid to Malaga via Valencia
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $420
Flights from Madrid to Jerez
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Train operators
Spanish Railways AVE
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways AVE
Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Cordoba Central
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Cordoba Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
renfe.com
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 Malaga to Cordoba Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
renfe.com
Train from Aeropuerto de Jerez to Sevilla Santa Justa
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Socibus

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