There are 6 ways to get from Madrid to Córdoba by train, bus, rideshare, 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.

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Train  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Cordoba Central Ave / ...

$45 - $65

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Córdoba

$19 - $28

4 alternative options

Rideshare  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Madrid to Cordoue 247 miles

$21

Drive  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Córdoba 245.5 miles

$45 - $70

Fly to Sevilla, train  •  3 h 59 min

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

$61 - $267

Fly to Malaga, train  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Malaga (AGP) MAD - AGP
  2. Take the train from Malaga to Cordoba Central

$59 - $276

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Córdoba is to rideshare which costs 19€ and takes 4 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid to Córdoba is to train which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 1 h 43 min.

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The distance between Madrid and Córdoba is 296 km. The road distance is 392.7 km.

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The train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Cordoba Central takes 1 h 43 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madrid and arriving at Córdoba. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arriving at Cordoba Central. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 43 min.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Córdoba is to train which takes 1 h 43 min and costs 40€ - 60€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 17€ - 25€ and takes 4 h 50 min.

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Map of how to get from Madrid to Córdoba.
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  • Distance: 184.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 43 min

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

Spanish Railways AVE operates a train from Madrid to Córdoba hourly. Tickets cost $45 - $65 and the journey takes 1 h 43 min. Alternatively, Socibus operates a bus from Madrid to Córdoba hourly. Tickets cost $19 - $28 and the journey takes 4 h 50 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Flights from Madrid to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $420
Flights from Madrid to Malaga via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$45 - $420
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
Bus operators
Socibus
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
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Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Madrid to Cordoue
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21
Book at
blablacar.es

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