There are 9 ways to get from Madrid to Corsica by plane, train, car ferry, bus 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Bastia  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Bastia (BIA) MAD - BIA

$260 - $1,338

Cheapest option

Bus ALSA, car ferry  •  28 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Niza
  2. Take the car ferry from Nice to Ajaccio

$111 - $231

7 alternative options

Fly to Figari  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Figari (FSC) MAD - FSC

$292 - $1,553

Fly to Calvi  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Calvi (CLY) MAD - CLY

$146 - $632

Fly to Ajaccio  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Ajaccio (AJA) MAD - AJA

$183 - $1,205

Train, car ferry  •  19 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants Ave / ...
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants Station to Gare de Valence TGV Tgv
  3. Take the train from Valence TGV to Toulon Tgv
  4. Take the car ferry from Toulon to Ajaccio

$261 - $379

Train, bus, carferry  •  24 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Girona Ave / ...
  2. Take the bus from Girona to Marseille
  3. Take the carferry from Marseille to Ajaccio

$175 - $295

Bus Autocares Grupo Samar, car ferry  •  26 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Toulon
  2. Take the car ferry from Toulon to Ajaccio

$147 - $239

Drive, car ferry  •  16 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Toulon
  2. Take the car ferry from Toulon to Ajaccio

$215 - $344

Questions & Answers

The distance between Madrid and Corsica is 1086 km.

The best way to get from Madrid to Corsica without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 19 h 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 26 min to get from Madrid to Corsica, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Madrid Airport to Bastia Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Volotea, Lufthansa, Iberia and three other airlines offer flights from Madrid Airport to Bastia Airport.

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There are 122+ hotels available in Corsica. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Madrid Airport is to train which takes 22 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Madrid to Corsica.
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  • Distance: 678.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 26 min

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

Lufthansa, Air France and nine other airlines fly from Madrid to Borgo every 2 hours.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Madrid to Bastia via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,400
Flights from Madrid to Bastia via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Madrid to Bastia via Marseille
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Figari via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,400
Flights from Madrid to Figari via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Madrid to Figari via Nice
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Madrid to Calvi via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Madrid to Calvi via Nice
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Madrid to Calvi via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Madrid to Ajaccio via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Flights from Madrid to Ajaccio via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Air Corsica
Website
aircorsica.com
Flights from Madrid to Bastia via Marseille
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Figari via Nice
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Madrid to Figari via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Madrid to Calvi via Nice
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Madrid to Calvi via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Madrid to Calvi via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Madrid to Calvi via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Madrid to Bastia via Marseille
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Figari via Rome, Nice
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Madrid to Figari via Nice
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Madrid to Calvi via Nice
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Madrid to Calvi via Rome, Nice
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Madrid to Ajaccio via Rome, Nice
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Madrid to Figari via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Madrid to Figari via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Madrid to Calvi via Basel
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Madrid to Ajaccio via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Madrid to Ajaccio via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Madrid to Bastia via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Ajaccio via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Madrid to Bastia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Madrid to Figari via Zurich
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,100
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Madrid to Figari via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Train operators
Spanish Railways AVE
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways AVE
Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Girona
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
renfe.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants Station to Gare de Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Website
renfe.com
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Valence TGV to Toulon
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$55 - $70
1st Class
$85 - $120
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Girona to Marseille
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
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 Gerona/Girona to Marsella
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Madrid to Niza
Ave. Duration
19 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
alsa.com
Ferry operators
Corsica Ferries
Phone
+33.4.95.32.95.95
Website
corsica-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Toulon to Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Schedules at
corsica-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Nice to Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Schedules at
corsica-ferries.co.uk
La Meridionale
Phone
00 33 810 20 13 20
Email
service-clients@cmn.fr
Website
lameridionale.com
Car ferry from Marseille to Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
lameridionale.com
Car ferry from Nice to Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
lameridionale.com

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