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

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Fly to Paris CDG

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

Cheapest option

Fly to Beauvais, bus

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Beauvais (BVA)
  2. Take the bus from Paris Beauvais Airport to Paris Porte Maillot

6 alternative options

Fly to Paris Orly

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

Train via Barcelona

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

Train

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Principe Pio to Pasajes
  2. Take the train from Hendaye to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2

Bus via Aeropuerto T4

  1. Take the bus from Madrid Barajas Airport to Paris

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Paris Gallieni

Drive

  1. Drive from Madrid Atocha Station to Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro)

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The cheapest way to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro) is to bus via Aeropuerto T4 which costs €55 - €75 and takes 17h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro) is to fly which costs €50 - €200 and takes 5h 31m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Madrid Atocha Station to Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro). However, there are services departing from Estación De Atocha and arriving at Paris via Madrid Barajas Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 45m.

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No, there is no direct train from Madrid Atocha Station to Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro). However, there are services departing from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha and arriving at Paris Gare De Lyon via Barcelona-Sants. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 54m.

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The distance between Madrid Atocha Station and Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro) is 1053 km. The road distance is 1267.5 km.

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The best way to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro) without a car is to train via Barcelona which takes 10h 54m and costs €140 - €240.

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It takes approximately 5h 31m to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro), including transfers.

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Madrid Atocha Station to Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro) bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Madrid Barajas Airport station.

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Madrid Atocha Station to Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro) train services, operated by Renfe AVE, depart from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha station.

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The best way to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro) is to fly which takes 5h 31m and costs €50 - €200. Alternatively, you can train via Barcelona, which costs €140 - €240 and takes 10h 54m, you could also bus via Aeropuerto T4, which costs €55 - €75 and takes 17h 45m.

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Map of how to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro).
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  • Distance: 1053 km
  • Duration: 5h 31m

What companies run services between Madrid Atocha Station, Spain and Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro), France?

Iberia, Air France and five other airlines fly from Madrid Atocha Station to Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro) hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Madrid Atocha Station to Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro) via Madrid-Puerta De Atocha and Barcelona-Sants in around 10h 54m.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €1600
Flights from Madrid to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €410
Flights from Madrid to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €450
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €440
Flights from Madrid to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€50 - €420
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €410
Flights from Madrid to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €450
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €440
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €390
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €390
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€28 - €290
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€95 - €390
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris Orly via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €340
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to Beauvais
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€23 - €200
Train operators
Renfe AVE
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Contact Details
Phone
+34 91 232 03 20
Email
comunicacion@renfe.es
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€60 - €120
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
€60 - €85
Promo+
€70 - €75
Flexible
€90 - €120
Renfe SNCF
Phone
+34 902 320 320
Email
comunicacion@renfe.es
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€60 - €85
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Paris Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
6h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€85 - €120
Website
renfe-sncf.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Renfe Viajeros
Contact Details
Phone
+34 91 232 03 20
Email
comunicacion@renfe.es
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Principe Pio to Pasajes
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€40 - €50
Website
Renfe Viajeros
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Hendaye to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€110 - €160
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€110 - €140
1st Class
€130 - €160
Bus operators
Aéroport Paris Beauvais
Phone
0892 68 20 66
Website
aeroportparisbeauvais.com
Bus from Paris Beauvais Airport to Paris Porte Maillot
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€16
Website
Aéroport Paris Beauvais
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 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Madrid Barajas Airport to Paris
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€55 - €70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
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
Email
alsa@alsa.es
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Madrid to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
16h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€95 - €130
Website
alsa.com

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The quickest flight from Madrid Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 5m.

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Madrid Atocha Station to Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro) bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Paris station.

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Madrid Atocha Station to Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro) train services, operated by Renfe SNCF, arrive at Paris Gare De Lyon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Madrid Atocha Station to Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro) is 1267 km. It takes approximately 11h 49m to drive from Madrid Atocha Station to Gare de Lyon (Paris Métro).

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Iberia, KLM, easyJet and Air France offer flights from Madrid Airport to Paris CDG Airport.

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