There are 5 ways to get from Madrid to Costa Brava by train, bus, night bus, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants Ave
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Blanes R1

$83 - $115

Cheapest option

Fly, bus  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Barcelona (BCN) MAD - BCN
  2. Take the bus from Barcelona Airport El Prat T2 to Tossa de Mar

$39 - $170

3 alternative options

Bus  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Barcelona
  2. Take the bus from Barcelona to Tossa de Mar 2 / ...

$43 - $77

Bus, night bus  •  11 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid Airport to Lleida
  2. Take the bus from Lleida to Barcelona Sants Station
  3. Take the night bus from Barcelona - Sants Train station to Lloret de Mar

$59 - $109

Drive  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Costa Brava 436.1 miles

$80 - $120

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The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Costa Brava is to bus which costs 35€ - 70€ and takes 10 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid to Costa Brava is to train which costs 70€ - 100€ and takes 4 h 57 min.

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The distance between Madrid and Costa Brava is 574 km. The road distance is 697.8 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 57 min to get from Madrid to Costa Brava, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Madrid to Costa Brava. However, there are services departing from Madrid and arriving at Tossa de Mar via Barcelona. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 25 min.

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What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Costa Brava, Spain?

You can take a train from Madrid to Costa Brava via Barcelona Sants and Blanes in around 4 h 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Madrid to Costa Brava via Barcelona in around 10 h 25 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Madrid to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $220
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Madrid to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $300
Train operators
Spanish Railways AVE
Barcelona Cercanías (RENFE)
Phone
900 41 00 41
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Blanes
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
renfe.com
Bus operators
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Madrid to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Madrid Airport to Lleida
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Lleida to Barcelona Sants Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
alsa.com
Moventis
Phone
Sarbus - 935 806 700 , La Vallesana - 935 806 700, Houses - 937 981 100 , Sarfa - 902 302 025
Website
moventis.es
Bus from Barcelona to Tossa de Mar
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $15
Schedules at
moventis.es
Book at
compras.moventis.es
Bus from Barcelona Airport El Prat T2 to Tossa de Mar
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $17
Schedules at
moventis.es
Book at
compras.moventis.es
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Night bus from Barcelona - Sants Train station to Lloret de Mar
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus

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