There are 4 ways to get from Madrid to Ávila by bus, train, rideshare or car
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Bus • 1h 14m
8€ - 10€
Rideshare • 1h 33m
2 alternative options
Train • 1h 28m
11€ - 15€
Drive • 1h 12m
11€ - 17€
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Ávila is to rideshare which costs 6€ and takes 1h 33m.
The quickest way to get from Madrid to Ávila is to drive which costs 11€ - 17€ and takes 1h 12m.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madrid, Madrid and arriving at Avila, Ávila. Services depart once daily, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1h 14m.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Madrid-Principe Pio and arriving at Avila. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 28m.
The distance between Madrid and Ávila is 88 km. The road distance is 110 km.
The best way to get from Madrid to Ávila without a car is to bus which takes 1h 14m and costs 8€ - 10€.
The bus from Madrid, Madrid to Avila, Ávila takes 1h 14m including transfers and departs once daily.
Madrid to Ávila bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Madrid, Madrid station.
Madrid to Ávila train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, depart from Madrid-Principe Pio station.
The best way to get from Madrid to Ávila is to bus which takes 1h 14m and costs 8€ - 10€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 11€ - 15€ and takes 1h 28m.
What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Ávila, Spain?
FlixBus operates a bus from Madrid, Madrid to Avila, Ávila once daily. Tickets cost 8€ - 10€ and the journey takes 1h 14m. Alternatively, Renfe Viajeros operates a train from Madrid-Principe Pio to Avila every 2 hours. Tickets cost 11€ - 15€ and the journey takes 1h 28m.
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.
Train from Madrid-Principe Pio to Avila
- Ave. Duration
- 1h 28m
- Every 2 hours
- Estimated price
- 11€ - 15€
- Renfe Viajeros
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).
Bus from Madrid, Madrid to Avila, Ávila
- Ave. Duration
- 1h 14m
- Once daily
- Estimated price
- 8€ - 10€
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More Questions & Answers
Madrid to Ávila bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Avila, Ávila station.
Madrid to Ávila train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, arrive at Avila station.
Yes, the driving distance between Madrid to Ávila is 110 km. It takes approximately 1h 12m to drive from Madrid to Ávila.
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