There are 7 ways to get from Madrid to Antequera by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Antequera-Santa Ana Ave / ...

$62 - $92

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Bus  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid - Estacion Sur to Antequera

$35 - $60

5 alternative options

Drive  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Antequera 294.1 miles

$55 - $80

Fly to Malaga, bus  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Malaga (AGP) MAD - AGP
  2. Take the bus from Malaga to Antequera

$55 - $272

Fly to Sevilla, train  •  6 h

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Sevilla (SVQ) MAD - SVQ
  2. Take the train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Antequera

$53 - $262

Fly to Granada, train  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Granada (GRX) MAD - GRX
  2. Take the train from Granada to Antequera

$84 - $321

Fly to Almeria, train  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Almeria (LEI) MAD - LEI
  2. Take the train from Almeria to Antequera

$115 - $345

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Antequera is to bus which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 6 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid to Antequera is to train which costs 50€ - 80€ and takes 3 h 41 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madrid - Estacion Sur and arriving at Antequera. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 4 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Madrid to Antequera. However, there are services departing from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arriving at Antequera via Antequera-Santa Ana. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 41 min.

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The distance between Madrid and Antequera is 385 km. The road distance is 470.6 km.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Antequera without a car is to train which takes 3 h 41 min and costs 50€ - 80€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 41 min to get from Madrid to Antequera, including transfers.

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Madrid to Antequera bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Madrid - Estacion Sur station.

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Madrid to Antequera train services, operated by Spanish Railways AVE, depart from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha station.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Antequera is to train which takes 3 h 41 min and costs 50€ - 80€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 6 h 4 min.

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Map of how to get from Madrid to Antequera.
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  • Distance: 240.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 41 min

What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Antequera, Andalusia, Spain?

Spanish Railways AVE operates a train from Madrid to Antequera every 3 hours. Tickets cost $55 - $80 and the journey takes 2 h 24 min. Alternatively, ALSA operates a bus from Madrid to Antequera every 4 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 6 h 4 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $420
Flights from Madrid to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Flights from Madrid to Granada
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $420
Flights from Madrid to Almeria
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Flights from Madrid to Almeria via Sevilla
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Train operators
Spanish Railways AVE
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways AVE
Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Antequera-Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
renfe.com
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Antequera
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
renfe.com
Train from Granada to Antequera
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
renfe.com
Train from Almeria to Antequera
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
renfe.com
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 so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with 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 - Estacion Sur to Antequera
Ave. Duration
6 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Malaga to Antequera
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $26
Website
alsa.com

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