There are 10 ways to get from Madrid to Bayonne by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train, bus  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Zaragoza Delicias Ave / ...
  2. Take the train from Zaragoza Delicias to Pamplona A / ...
  3. Take the bus from Pamplona to Bayonne

$85 - $116

Cheapest option

Bus PLM Autocares  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Pamplona
  2. Take the bus from Pamplona to Bayonne

$39 - $42

8 alternative options

Train via San Sebastian  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to San Sebastian A

$79 - $100

Bus ALSA  •  8 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid - Barajas Airport T4 to Irun

$50 - $85

Train  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Chamartin to Irun A

$78 - $108

Drive  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Bayonne 314.8 miles

$65 - $100

Fly to San Sebastian, bus  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to San Sebastian (EAS) MAD - EAS
  2. Take the bus from Irun to Bayona

$93 - $308

Fly to Pamplona, bus  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Pamplona (PNA) MAD - PNA
  2. Take the bus from Pamplona to Bayonne

$101 - $462

Fly to Bilbao, bus  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Bilbao (BIO) MAD - BIO
  2. Take the bus from Bilbao to Bayona

$63 - $230

Fly to Biarritz  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Biarritz (BIQ) MAD - BIQ

$65 - $336

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The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Bayonne is to bus which costs 34€ - 38€ and takes 8 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid to Bayonne is to fly and bus which costs 80€ - 280€ and takes 4 h 25 min.

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The distance between Madrid and Bayonne is 387 km. The road distance is 503.6 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 20 min to get from Madrid to Bayonne, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Madrid to Bayonne. However, there are services departing from Madrid and arriving at Bayonne Hôpital via Pamplona and Bayonne Gare. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Madrid to Bayonne. However, there are services departing from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arriving at Bayonne via Donostia - San Sebastián, Bentak-Irun and Hendaye. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 27 min.

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Iberia offers flights from Madrid Airport to San Sebastian Airport.

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Madrid to Bayonne bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Irun station.

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Map of how to get from Madrid to Bayonne.
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  • Distance: 242 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 20 min

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

Spanish Railways (RENFE) operates a train from Madrid to Bayonne 3 times a week. Tickets cost $65 - $85 and the journey takes 4 h 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Madrid to Bayonne via Pamplona, Bayonne, and Bayonne Gare in around 8 h 11 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Flights from Madrid to Pamplona
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Flights from Madrid to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Flights from Madrid to Biarritz
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $290
Train operators
Spanish Railways AVE
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Zaragoza Delicias to Pamplona
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Chamartin to Irun
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
edsa
Phone
948 131 933
Email
edsa@edsa.es
Website
edsa.es
Bus from Pamplona to Bayonne
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
edsa.es
Book at
tellevodeexcursion.com
PLM Autocares
Phone
+34 902 14 41 74
Email
info@plmautocares.com
Website
plmautocares.com
Bus from Madrid to Pamplona
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Schedules at
plmautocares.com
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Madrid - Barajas Airport T4 to Irun
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Irun to Bayona
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Bilbao to Bayona
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
alsa.com

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