There are 5 ways to get from Madrid to Ciudad Rodrigo by bus, train, night train or car

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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Bus Avanza Grupo  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Salamanca Auto Res Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Salamanca to Ciudad Rodrigo Ouibus

$21 - $55

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Bus ALSA  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Ciudad Rodrigo

$27 - $45

Train, bus  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Chamartin to Valladolid Campo Grande A / ...
  2. Take the bus from Valladolid to Salamanca
  3. Take the bus from Salamanca to Ciudad Rodrigo

$29 - $72

Train, Trenhotel  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Chamartin to Salamanca Ir / ...
  2. Take the Trenhotel from Estación de Salamanca to Ciudad Rodrigo Lusitania

$39 - $63

Drive  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Ciudad Rodrigo 188.5 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Ciudad Rodrigo is to bus which costs 23€ - 40€ and takes 4 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid to Ciudad Rodrigo is to drive which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 59 min.

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The distance between Madrid and Ciudad Rodrigo is 240 km. The road distance is 301.7 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 55 min to get from Madrid to Ciudad Rodrigo, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madrid and arriving at Ciudad Rodrigo. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Madrid to Ciudad Rodrigo. However, there are services departing from Madrid Sol and arriving at Ciudad Rodrigo via Madrid-Chamartin and Estación de Salamanca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 5 min.

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What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Ciudad Rodrigo, Spain?

You can take a bus from Madrid to Ciudad Rodrigo via Salamanca in around 3 h 55 min.

Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Chamartin to Valladolid Campo Grande
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Chamartin to Salamanca
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
renfe.com
Night train from Estación de Salamanca to Ciudad Rodrigo
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $21
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 Salamanca
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Schedules at
avanzabus.com
Auto Res Express
$27
Auto Res Normal
$20
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Salamanca to Ciudad Rodrigo
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Valladolid to Salamanca
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Salamanca to Ciudad Rodrigo
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Madrid to Ciudad Rodrigo
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
alsa.com

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