There are 7 ways to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Paris by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Paris Orly  •  2h 29m

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

48€ - 182€

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Fly to Beauvais  •  4h 4m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Beauvais (BVA) MAD - BVA

43€ - 175€

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Fly to Paris CDG  •  2h 44m

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

49€ - 272€

Train  •  11h 40m

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Barcelona-Sants Ave
  2. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Paris Gare De Lyon Tgv

144€ - 233€

Bus  •  15h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Madrid, Madrid Airport to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine 793 / ...

55€ - 130€

Bus via Avenida De América  •  18h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Madrid - Avénida de America to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine Madrid - South Station > Madrid - Avénida de America > Madrid - Barajas Airport > Burgos > San Sebastián > Biriatou - Spain > Biriatou - France > Bayonne > Bordeaux City Centre > Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine

97€ - 145€

Drive  •  11h 50m

  1. Drive from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Gare Montparnasse 1255.8 km

150€ - 220€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Paris is to fly which costs 40€ - 180€ and takes 4h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Paris is to fly which costs 45€ - 190€ and takes 2h 29m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madrid, Madrid Airport and arriving at Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15h 35m.

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No, there is no direct train from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Paris. However, there are services departing from Aeropuerto T4 and arriving at Paris Gare De Lyon via Madrid-Puerta De Atocha and Barcelona-Sants. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 40m.

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The distance between Madrid Airport (MAD) and Paris is 1041 km. The road distance is 1255.8 km.

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The best way to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Paris without a car is to train which takes 11h 40m and costs 140€ - 240€.

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It takes approximately 2h 29m to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Paris, including transfers.

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Madrid Airport (MAD) to Paris bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Madrid, Madrid Airport station.

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Madrid Airport (MAD) to Paris train services, operated by Renfe AVE, depart from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha station.

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The best way to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Paris is to fly which takes 2h 29m and costs 45€ - 190€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 140€ - 240€ and takes 11h 40m, you could also bus, which costs 55€ - 130€ and takes 15h 35m.

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Map of how to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Paris.
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  • Distance: 1041.5 km
  • Duration: 2h 29m

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

Air France, Air Europa and three other airlines fly from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Paris hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Paris Bercy via Atocha, Madrid-Puerta De Atocha, and Barcelona-Sants in around 11h 40m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 1300€
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 600€
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 350€
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 600€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 340€
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 400€
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 250€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 370€
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 370€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 470€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 350€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
310€ - 1000€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
160€ - 750€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to Beauvais
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
30€ - 180€
Train operators
Renfe AVE
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Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
60€ - 120€
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
60€ - 80€
Promo+
68€ - 73€
Flexible
90€ - 120€
Renfe SNCF
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Paris Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
6h 38m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
85€ - 120€
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Bus operators
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 Madrid, Madrid Airport to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
55€ - 70€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Madrid - Barajas Airport to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
95€ - 130€
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Madrid - Avénida de America to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
95€ - 140€
Website
alsa.com

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More Questions & Answers

The quickest flight from Madrid Airport to Paris Orly Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 55m.

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Madrid Airport (MAD) to Paris bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine station.

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Madrid Airport (MAD) to Paris train services, operated by Renfe SNCF, arrive at Paris Gare De Lyon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Madrid Airport (MAD) to Paris is 1256 km. It takes approximately 11h 50m to drive from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Paris.

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

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Book your Madrid Airport (MAD) to Paris bus tickets online with Omio, FlixBus and Busbud.

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