There are 4 ways to get from Madrid to Cáceres by train, bus, rideshare or car

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Train  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Atocha Cercanías to Caceres Tlg / ...

$35 - $55

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Rideshare  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Madrid to Cáceres‎ 185.3 miles

$18

2 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Cáceres Auto Res

$22 - $45

Drive  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Cáceres 185.5 miles

$35 - $55

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madrid and arriving at Cáceres. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Madrid-Atocha Cercanías and arriving at Caceres. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 27 min.

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The distance between Madrid and Cáceres is 250 km. The road distance is 296.8 km.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Cáceres without a car is to train which takes 3 h 27 min and costs .

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The train from Madrid-Atocha Cercanías to Caceres takes 3 h 27 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Madrid to Cáceres bus services, operated by Avanza Grupo, depart from Madrid station.

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Madrid to Cáceres train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), depart from Madrid-Atocha Cercanías station.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Cáceres is to train which takes 3 h 27 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 40 min.

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Madrid to Cáceres bus services, operated by Avanza Grupo, arrive at Cáceres station.

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Madrid to Cáceres train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), arrive at Caceres station.

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Map of how to get from Madrid to Cáceres.
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  • Distance: 156.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 27 min

What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Cáceres, Spain?

Spanish Railways (RENFE) operates a train from Madrid to Cáceres every 4 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 3 h 27 min. Alternatively, Avanza Grupo operates a bus from Madrid to Cáceres every 2 hours. Tickets cost $22 - $40 and the journey takes 3 h 40 min. ALSA also services this route twice daily.

Train operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Atocha Cercanías to Caceres
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Avanza Grupo
Phone
+34 (0) 91 272 28 32
Email
informacion@avanzabus.com
Website
avanzabus.com
Bus from Madrid to Cáceres
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Schedules at
avanzabus.com
Auto Res Normal
$30
Auto Res Express
$38
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 to Caceres
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
alsa.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Madrid to Cáceres‎
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18
Book at
blablacar.es

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Yes, the driving distance between Madrid to Cáceres is 297 km. It takes approximately 2 h 52 min to drive from Madrid to Cáceres.

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There are 128+ hotels available in Cáceres. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Madrid and Cáceres. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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