There are 8 ways to get from Madrid to Gijón by bus, train, night train, rideshare, 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

Bus  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid Estacion Sur to Gijon / Xixon

$40 - $65

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Madrid to Gijón 292.4 miles

$30

6 alternative options

Train via Madrid-Chamartin  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Chamartin to Gijón A

$62 - $77

Train  •  5 h 49 min

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

$60 - $80

Trenhotel, bus  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the Trenhotel from Madrid-Chamartin to León Atlantico
  2. Take the bus from Leon to Gijon / Xixon

$81 - $112

Drive  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Gijón 292.3 miles

$55 - $80

Fly to Oviedo, bus  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Oviedo (OVD) MAD - OVD
  2. Take the bus from Oviedo to Gijon / Xixon

$78 - $242

Fly to Santander, bus  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Santander (SDR) MAD - SDR
  2. Take the bus from Santander to Gijon / Xixon

$95 - $432

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

ALSA operates a bus from Madrid to Gijón every 2 hours. Tickets cost $40 - $65 and the journey takes 5 h 45 min. Alternatively, Spanish Railways (RENFE) operates a train from Madrid to Gijón 5 times a day. Tickets cost $60 - $75 and the journey takes 4 h 37 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Oviedo
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $330
Flights from Madrid to Santander
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Chamartin to Gijón
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Gijón
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Website
renfe.com
Night train from Madrid-Chamartin to León
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Madrid Estacion Sur to Gijon / Xixon
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Leon to Gijon / Xixon
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Oviedo to Gijon / Xixon
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Santander to Gijon / Xixon
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
alsa.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Madrid to Gijón
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30
Book at
blablacar.es

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Madrid and Gijón is 383 km. The road distance is 468 km.

The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Gijón is to rideshare which costs 25€ and takes 5 h 32 min.

The quickest way to get from Madrid to Gijón is to drive which takes 4 h 29 min and costs 45€ - 70€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arriving at Gijón. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 49 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madrid Estacion Sur and arriving at Gijon / Xixon. Services depart every two hours. The journey takes approximately 5 h 45 min.

The bus from Madrid Estacion Sur to Gijon / Xixon takes 5 h 45 min including transfers and departs every two hours.