There are 8 ways to get from Madrid to Getaria by train, 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  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to San Sebastian A

$77 - $97

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  9 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid - South Station to San Sebastián Madrid - Gare Sud > Madrid - Avenida America > Lerma > Bilbao > Saint-Sébastien > Bordeaux Centre > Angoulême > Tours > Orléans > Paris Centre - Bercy / ...

$28 - $43

6 alternative options

Bus ALSA  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to San Sebastian

$47 - $68

Drive  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Getaria 272.4 miles

$50 - $75

Fly to Bilbao, bus  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Bilbao (BIO) MAD - BIO
  2. Take the bus from Airport Loiu Bilbao to Zarautz

$53 - $212

Fly to San Sebastian, bus  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to San Sebastian (EAS) MAD - EAS
  2. Take the bus from Lorea to Getaria

$83 - $294

Fly to Santander, bus  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Santander (SDR) MAD - SDR
  2. Take the bus from Santander to Bilbao
  3. Take the bus from Bilbao to Zarautz

$81 - $447

Fly to Pamplona, bus  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Pamplona (PNA) MAD - PNA
  2. Take the bus from Pamplona to San Sebastian

$99 - $497

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

Spanish Railways (RENFE) operates a train from Madrid to Getaria 3 times a week. Tickets cost $70 - $90 and the journey takes 4 h 51 min. Alternatively, ALSA operates a bus from Madrid to Getaria 3 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $65 and the journey takes 5 h 25 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $390
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 Santander
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Flights from Madrid to Pamplona
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $290
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
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Madrid to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Santander to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Pamplona to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
alsa.com
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Madrid - South Station to San Sebastián
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Santander to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Lurraldebus
Phone
943 000 117
Email
info@mugi.eus
Website
lurraldebus.eus
Bus from Airport Loiu Bilbao to Zarautz
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Schedules at
lurraldebus.eus
Bus from Lorea to Getaria
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
lurraldebus.eus
Bus from Bilbao to Zarautz
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Schedules at
lurraldebus.eus
La Baztanesa
Phone
948 58 01 29
Email
autobuses@labaztanesa.com
Website
labaztanesa.com
Bus from Pamplona to San Sebastián
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Schedules at
labaztanesa.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Madrid and Getaria is 344 km. The road distance is 436 km.

The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Getaria is to bus which costs 23€ - 40€ and takes 9 h 40 min.

The quickest way to get from Madrid to Getaria is to fly and bus which takes 4 h 13 min and costs 40€ - 180€.

No, there is no direct bus from Madrid to Getaria. However, there are services departing from Madrid and arriving at Getaria via San Sebastián. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 35 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 17 min to get from Madrid to Getaria, including transfers.