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There are 4 ways to get from Madrid to Figueres by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 9m

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Figueres Vilafant Ave

75€ - 140€

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Fly, train  •  5h 19m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Barcelona (BCN) MAD - BCN
  2. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Figueres Vilafant

46€ - 294€

2 alternative options

Bus  •  11h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Barcelona
  2. Take the bus from Barcelona Nord to Figueres Bcn16 / ...

62€ - 87€

Drive  •  7h 2m

  1. Drive from Madrid to Figueres 700.8 km

70€ - 110€

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The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Figueres is to bus which costs 60€ - 90€ and takes 11h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid to Figueres is to train which costs 75€ - 140€ and takes 4h 9m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Madrid to Figueres. However, there are services departing from Madrid and arriving at Figueres via Barcelona Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 40m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha and arriving at Figueres Vilafant. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 9m.

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The distance between Madrid and Figueres is 593 km. The road distance is 700.8 km.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Figueres without a car is to train which takes 4h 9m and costs 75€ - 140€.

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The train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Figueres Vilafant takes 4h 9m including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Madrid to Figueres bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Madrid station.

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Madrid to Figueres train services, operated by Renfe AVE, depart from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha station.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Figueres is to train which takes 4h 9m and costs 75€ - 140€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 60€ - 90€ and takes 11h 40m.

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Map of how to get from Madrid to Figueres.
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  • Distance: 593 km
  • Duration: 4h 9m

What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Figueres, Spain?

Renfe AVE operates a train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Figueres Vilafant 3 times a day. Tickets cost 75€ - 140€ and the journey takes 4h 9m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Madrid to Figueres via Barcelona Nord in around 11h 40m.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 260€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Madrid to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 250€
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 400€
Train operators
Renfe AVE
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Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Figueres Vilafant
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
75€ - 140€
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
75€ - 100€
Promo+
83€ - 89€
Flexible
100€ - 140€
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Figueres Vilafant
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
13€ - 40€
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
13€ - 17€
Promo+
18€ - 20€
Flexible
29€ - 40€
Renfe SNCF
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Figueres Vilafant
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
renfe-sncf.com
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Figueres Vilafant
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 15€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
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
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Madrid to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
alsa.com
Barcelona Bus, S.L.
Phone
+34 972 35 04 87
Website
barcelonanord.cat
Bus from Barcelona Nord to Figueres
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
Barcelona Bus, S.L.

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The quickest flight from Madrid Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Madrid to Figueres bus services, operated by Barcelona Bus, S.L., arrive at Figueres station.

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Madrid to Figueres train services, operated by Renfe AVE, arrive at Figueres Vilafant station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Madrid to Figueres is 701 km. It takes approximately 7h 2m to drive from Madrid to Figueres.

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Air Europa, Vueling Airlines and Iberia offer flights from Madrid Airport to Barcelona Airport.

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There are 3730+ hotels available in Figueres. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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