There are 7 ways to get from Madrid to Annecy by plane, night bus, bus, train 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Geneva, night bus  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Geneva (GVA) MAD - GVA
  2. Take the night bus from Geneva - Bus station to Annecy

$40 - $209

6 alternative options

Fly to Lyon, bus  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Lyon (LYS) MAD - LYS
  2. Take the bus from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to Annecy

$57 - $211

Train via Barcelona Sants  •  11 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants Ave
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Lyon Part Dieu Ave
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Annecy

$189 - $263

Train  •  11 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Nîmes Ave
  2. Take the train from Nîmes to Valence TGV Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Valence TGV to Annecy

$177 - $256

Bus Autocares Grupo Samar  •  17 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Lyon
  2. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Annecy Ouibus

$98 - $136

Bus ALSA  •  2 days 22 h

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Annecy

$140 - $200

Drive  •  12 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Annecy 818.8 miles

$170 - $260

What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Annecy, France?

You can take a train from Madrid to Annecy via Barcelona Sants and Lyon Part Dieu in around 11 h 17 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Madrid to Annecy via Lyon and Lyon - Perrache Bus station in around 17 h 55 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $450
Flights from Madrid to Geneva via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Flights from Madrid to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Flights from Madrid to Lyon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Madrid to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Lyon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $490
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Madrid to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Madrid to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $330
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Madrid to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $340
Flights from Madrid to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Madrid to Geneva via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Flights from Madrid to Lyon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Madrid to Geneva via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Madrid to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Train operators
Spanish Railways AVE
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
renfe.com
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Annecy
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$28 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from Nîmes to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$28 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from Valence TGV to Annecy
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Nîmes to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Night bus from Geneva - Bus station to Annecy
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to Annecy
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Annecy
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Madrid and Annecy is 1003 km. The road distance is 1310 km.

The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Annecy is to fly and night bus which costs 30€ - 180€ and takes 5 h 52 min.

The quickest way to get from Madrid to Annecy is to fly and bus which takes 5 h 28 min and costs 45€ - 190€.

No, there is no direct train from Madrid to Annecy. However, there are services departing from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arriving at Annecy via Barcelona Sants and Lyon Part Dieu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 17 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madrid and arriving at Annecy. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 2 days 22 h.

It takes approximately 5 h 52 min to get from Madrid to Annecy, including transfers.