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There are 6 ways to get from Madrid to Carcans-Plage by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  11h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Burdeos
  2. Take the bus from Gare Saint-Jean to Océan 710

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Fly to Bordeaux, bus  •  8h 1m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Bordeaux (BOD) MAD - BOD
  2. Take the bus from Picot to Océan

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Bus via Madrid  •  12h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Bordeaux Saint-Jean 793 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Gare Saint-Jean to Océan 710

Train, bus  •  15h 31m

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Principe Pio to Pasajes
  2. Take the train from Hendaye to Bordeaux St Jean Ter / ...
  3. Take the bus from Gare Saint-Jean to Océan 710

Drive  •  7h 11m

  1. Drive from Madrid to Carcans-Plage 716.6 km

Fly to Toulouse, train, bus  •  10h 32m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Toulouse (TLS) MAD - TLS
  2. Take the train from Toulouse Matabiau to Bordeaux St Jean
  3. Take the bus from Gare Saint-Jean to Océan

Madrid to Carcans-Plage by bus and walk

13 Weekly Services
12h 6m Average Duration
€35 Cheapest Price
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The most affordable way to get from Madrid to Carcans-Plage is to bus via Madrid, which costs €35 - €45 and takes 12h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid to Carcans-Plage is to drive which costs €90 - €140 and takes 7h 11m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Madrid to Carcans-Plage. However, there are services departing from Madrid and arriving at Océan via Gare Saint-Jean. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 26m.

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The distance between Madrid and Carcans-Plage is 558 km. The road distance is 716.6 km.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Carcans-Plage without a car is to bus which takes 11h 26m and costs €50 - €75.

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It takes approximately 11h 26m to get from Madrid to Carcans-Plage, including transfers.

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Madrid to Carcans-Plage bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Madrid station.

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The quickest flight from Madrid Airport to Bordeaux Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Madrid to Carcans-Plage bus services, operated by TransGironde, arrive at Océan station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Madrid to Carcans-Plage is 717 km. It takes approximately 7h 11m to drive from Madrid to Carcans-Plage.

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  • Distance: 558 km
  • Duration: 11h 26m

What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Carcans-Plage, France?

You can take a bus from Madrid to Carcans-Plage via Burdeos and Gare Saint-Jean in around 11h 26m.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €270
Flights from Madrid to Bordeaux via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€35 - €270
Flights from Madrid to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €320
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Madrid to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €270
Flights from Madrid to Bordeaux via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€35 - €270
Flights from Madrid to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €320
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€13 - €240
Flights from Madrid to Toulouse via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€28 - €200
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Madrid to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€30 - €300
Train operators
Renfe Viajeros

Spain's excellent and extensive rail system connects cities across Spain and into neighbouring countries. Renfe's high-speed AVE trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. All medium- and long-distance trains require a seat reservation; ticket sales for these trains usually open 30-60 days before travel. Most Renfe trains have two classes: Turista (2nd class) and Preferente (1st class), although some AVE trains offer Turista Plus. There is free WiFi for Preferente passengers and for those with a +Renfe loyalty card.

Rome2rio's guide to Renfe Viajeros
Contact Details
Phone
+34 91 232 03 20
Email
comunicacion@renfe.es
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Principe Pio to Pasajes
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€40 - €50
Website
Renfe Viajeros
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Hendaye to Bordeaux St Jean
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€28 - €60
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€28 - €40
Rail 1st Class
€40 - €60
Train from Toulouse Matabiau to Bordeaux St Jean
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €65
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€30 - €45
Rail 1st Class
€40 - €65
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf-connect.com
Train from Hendaye to Bordeaux St Jean
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€45 - €55
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€45 - €55
1st Class
€45 - €55
Train from Toulouse Matabiau to Bordeaux St Jean
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€50 - €60
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€50 - €60
1st Class
€50 - €60
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. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are 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
Email
alsa@alsa.es
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Madrid to Burdeos
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Website
alsa.com
TransGironde
Phone
0974 500 033
Website
transports.nouvelle-aquitaine.fr
Bus from Gare Saint-Jean to Océan
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€2
Website
TransGironde
Bus from Picot to Océan
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€2
Website
TransGironde
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Madrid to Bordeaux Saint-Jean
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€30 - €40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Ryanair, Vueling Airlines and Iberia offer flights from Madrid Airport to Bordeaux Airport.

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