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There are 9 ways to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Lacanau by train, bus, car or plane

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Train

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Zaragoza-Delicias
  2. Take the train from Zaragoza-Delicias to San Sebastian/Donostia
  3. Take the train from Hendaye to Facture Biganos

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Madrid Barajas Airport to Bordeaux Saint-Jean
  2. Take the bus from Gare Saint Jean to Ville

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Train, bus via Pamplona

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Pamplona
  2. Take the bus from Pamplona to S.Juan De Luz
  3. Take the train from St Jean De Luz Ciboure to Bordeaux St Jean
  4. Take the bus from Gare Saint Jean to Ville

Bus via Burgos

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Burgos
  2. Take the bus from Burgos to Bordeaux
  3. Take the bus from Gare Saint Jean to Ville

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Principe Pio to Pasajes
  2. Take the train from Hendaye to Bordeaux St Jean
  3. Take the bus from Gare Saint Jean to Ville

Drive

  1. Drive from Madrid Atocha Station to Lacanau

Train, fly to Bordeaux, line 30 bus, line 7021 bus

  1. Take the train from Atocha to Nuevos Ministerios
  2. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Bordeaux (BOD)
  3. Take the line 30 bus from 5 Chemins to Lycée Sud Médoc
  4. Take the line 7021 bus from Lyc. Sud Medoc to Cosec

Fly to San Sebastian, train, bus

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to San Sebastian (EAS)
  2. Take the train from Hendaye to Bordeaux St Jean
  3. Take the bus from Gare Saint Jean to Ville

Fly to Toulouse, train, bus

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Toulouse (TLS)
  2. Take the train from Toulouse Matabiau to Bordeaux St Jean
  3. Take the bus from Gare Saint Jean to Ville

Madrid Atocha Station to Lacanau by walk and bus

The journey time between Madrid Atocha Station and Lacanau is around 13h 46m and covers a distance of around 755 km. This includes an average layover time of around 3h 35m. The fastest journey normally takes 13h 40m. Operated by Empresa Municipal de Transportes, FlixBus and TransGironde, the Madrid Atocha Station to Lacanau service departs from Madrid Atocha Station and arrives in Ville. Typically six services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
10h 11m
Layover time:
3h 35m
Total time:
13h 46m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
13h 40m
Journey distance:
755 km
Services per week:
6
Cheapest price:
€34
Carbon emissions:
94 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
20:15
Last service departs at:
20:24

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Madrid Atocha Station to Lacanau walk and bus schedules

Walk services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
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Conditions of entry into France from Spain

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
This applies to arrivals from Spain
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
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The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering France from Spain.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Health pass is required for long-distance travel by plane, train or coach, as well as in some public venues
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Lacanau is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Lacanau is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Lacanau is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Spain from France.

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Last updated: 19 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Lacanau is to bus which costs €30 - €45 and takes 12h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Lacanau is to drive which costs €80 - €120 and takes 6h 53m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Madrid Atocha Station to Lacanau. However, there are services departing from Estación De Atocha and arriving at Ville via Madrid Barajas Airport and Gare Saint Jean. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 27m.

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The distance between Madrid Atocha Station and Lacanau is 551 km. The road distance is 698.8 km.

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The best way to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Lacanau without a car is to train which takes 11h 24m and costs €170 - €270.

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It takes approximately 11h 24m to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Lacanau, including transfers.

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Madrid Atocha Station to Lacanau bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Madrid Barajas Airport station.

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The best way to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Lacanau is to train which takes 11h 24m and costs €170 - €270. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €30 - €45 and takes 12h 27m.

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The quickest flight from Madrid Airport to Bordeaux Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Madrid Atocha Station to Lacanau bus services, operated by TransGironde, arrive at Ville station.

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Map of how to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Lacanau.
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  • Distance: 551.1 km
  • Duration: 11h 24m

What companies run services between Madrid Atocha Station, Spain and Lacanau, France?

You can take a train from Madrid Atocha Station to Lacanau via Madrid-Puerta De Atocha, Zaragoza-Delicias, San Sebastiàn-Donostia, Herrera, Herrera-Donostia, Hendaia, Hendaye, and Facture Biganos in around 11h 24m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Madrid Atocha Station to Lacanau via Estación De Atocha, Aeropuerto T4, Madrid Barajas Airport, Bordeaux Saint-Jean, and Gare Saint Jean in around 12h 27m.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €210
Flights from Madrid to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €310
Flights from Madrid to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €200
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Madrid to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€20 - €110
Flights from Madrid to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€20 - €110
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€21 - €120
Train operators
Renfe AVE
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Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Zaragoza-Delicias
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €65
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
€30 - €40
Promo+
€37 - €40
Flexible
€50 - €65
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
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Zaragoza-Delicias to San Sebastian/Donostia
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€21 - €27
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Pamplona
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€28 - €35
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Madrid-Principe Pio to Pasajes
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€40 - €50
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Madrid-Atocha Cercanias to Madrid-Nuevos Ministerios
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€5 - €7
Website
Renfe Viajeros
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Hendaye to Facture Biganos
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€24 - €50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€24 - €35
Rail 1st Class
€30 - €50
Train from St Jean De Luz Ciboure to Bordeaux St Jean
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€27 - €55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€27 - €40
Rail 1st Class
€35 - €55
Train from Hendaye to Bordeaux St Jean
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€28 - €60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€28 - €40
Rail 1st Class
€40 - €60
Train from Toulouse Matabiau to Bordeaux St Jean
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €65
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€30 - €45
Rail 1st Class
€40 - €65
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 St Jean De Luz Ciboure to Bordeaux St Jean
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€45 - €55
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€45 - €55
1st Class
€45 - €55
Train from Hendaye to Bordeaux St Jean
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€45 - €55
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€45 - €55
1st Class
€45 - €55
Train from Toulouse Matabiau to Bordeaux St Jean
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€50 - €60
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€50 - €60
1st Class
€50 - €60
Renfe Cercanias

This regional commuter train system (also known as Cercanías) connects Barcelona with Catalonia and the Barcelona metropolitan area, including popular destinations like Sitges and the Costa Brava. The network of routes mostly runs overground and connects to many Barcelona metro and bus stations. Trains run frequently, and tickets can be bought at station ticket machines on the day of travel. Two children per adult (up to 6 years) can travel for free. If you’re arriving or departing Barcelona on a domestic AVE or long-distance train, check your ticket for a 5-digit Combinado Cercanias code, which is redeemable for a free local ticket from the ticket machines.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 (0) 902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Atocha to Nuevos Ministerios
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Website
Renfe Cercanias
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 Pamplona to S.Juan De Luz
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Madrid to Burgos
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€19 - €27
Website
alsa.com
TransGironde
Phone
0974 500 033
Website
gironde.fr
Bus from Gare Saint Jean to Ville
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€2
Website
TransGironde
Bus from Lyc. Sud Medoc to Cosec
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€2
Website
TransGironde
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 Barajas Airport to Bordeaux Saint-Jean
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €40
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.
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Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Burgos to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
7h 57m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€60 - €80
Website
iberocoach.com
Tbm
Phone
+33 5 57 57 88 88
Website
infotbm.com
Bus from 5 Chemins to Lycée Sud Médoc
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€2
Website
Tbm

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Yes, the driving distance between Madrid Atocha Station to Lacanau is 699 km. It takes approximately 6h 53m to drive from Madrid Atocha Station to Lacanau.

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