There are 9 ways to get from Madrid to Dordogne by bus, train, 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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Bus  •  11 h

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Bayonne 793
  2. Take the bus from Bayonne to Périgueux Ouibus

$40 - $63

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Train, bus via Zaragoza Delicias  •  11 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Zaragoza Delicias Ave / ...
  2. Take the train from Zaragoza Delicias to San Sebastian A / ...
  3. Take the bus from San Sebastián to Périgueux

$94 - $131

Bus, train  •  12 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Bordeaux
  2. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Perigueux

$73 - $171

Train, bus  •  14 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Chamartin to San Sebastian Ir / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Sebastián to Périgueux Ouibus

$84 - $115

Drive  •  8 h

  1. Drive from Madrid to Dordogne 510.4 miles

$110 - $160

Fly to Bordeaux, train  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Bordeaux (BOD) MAD - BOD
  2. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Perigueux

$71 - $348

Fly to San Sebastian, train  •  9 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to San Sebastian (EAS) MAD - EAS
  2. Take the train from Hendaye to Bordeaux-St-Jean
  3. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Perigueux

$138 - $381

Fly to Biarritz, train  •  9 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Biarritz (BIQ) MAD - BIQ
  2. Take the train from Bayonne to Bordeaux-St-Jean
  3. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Perigueux

$118 - $420

Fly to Toulouse, train  •  10 h 24 min

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

$82 - $192

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Madrid to Dordogne. However, there are services departing from Madrid and arriving at Périgueux via Bayonne. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h.

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The distance between Madrid and Dordogne is 637 km. The road distance is 816.7 km.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Dordogne without a car is to bus which takes 11 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 11 h to get from Madrid to Dordogne, including transfers.

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Madrid to Dordogne bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Madrid station.

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

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Madrid to Dordogne bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Périgueux station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Madrid to Dordogne is 817 km. It takes approximately 8 h to drive from Madrid to Dordogne.

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Volotea and Iberia offer flights from Madrid Airport to Bordeaux Airport.

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There are 252+ hotels available in Dordogne. Prices start at $66 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Madrid to Dordogne.
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  • Distance: 397.9 miles
  • Duration: 11 h

What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Dordogne, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France?

You can take a bus from Madrid to Dordogne via Bayonne in around 11 h.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $600
Flights from Madrid to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Flights from Madrid to San Sebastian via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Flights from Madrid to Biarritz
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Madrid to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,300
Flights from Madrid to Toulouse via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Madrid to San Sebastian via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Flights from Madrid to Toulouse via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$17 - $140
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Madrid to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $280
Train operators
Spanish Railways AVE
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 Zaragoza Delicias to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Chamartin to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Website
renfe.com
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. 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 Bordeaux-St-Jean to Perigueux
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Train from Hendaye to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
Train from Bayonne to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $85
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Hendaye to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $60
1st Class
$70 - $95
Train from Bayonne to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $80
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $100
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Madrid to Bayonne
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bayonne to Périgueux
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
Ouibus
Bus from San Sebastián to Périgueux
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
Ouibus

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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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