There are 6 ways to get from Madrid to Girona by train, bus, night bus, 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

Train  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Girona Ave / ...

$85 - $130

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Lleida
  2. Take the bus from Lleida to Girona L0324 / ...

$47 - $102

4 alternative options

Night bus  •  9 h 40 min

  1. Take the night bus from Madrid to Gerona/Girona

$55 - $80

Rideshare  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Madrid to Gérone 430.7 miles

$50

Drive  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Girona 430.9 miles

$80 - $120

Fly, train  •  4 h 1 min

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

$51 - $178

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

Spanish Railways AVE operates a train from Madrid to Girona every 2 hours. Tickets cost $85 - $130 and the journey takes 3 h 18 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Madrid to Girona via Lleida in around 10 h 18 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Madrid to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $220
Train operators
Bus operators
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Madrid to Lleida
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
alsa.com
Night bus from Madrid to Gerona/Girona
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
alsa.com
Mou-te Public Transport in Catalonia
Website
mou-te.gencat.cat
Bus from Lleida to Girona
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $10
Schedules at
mou-te.gencat.cat
Transports Elèctrics Interurbans S.A.
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Madrid to Gérone
Ave. Duration
7 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50
Book at
blablacar.es

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Madrid to Girona?

The distance between Madrid and Girona is 573 km. The road distance is 690 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Madrid to Girona?

The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Girona is to rideshare which costs 41€ and takes 7 h 58 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Madrid to Girona?

The quickest way to get from Madrid to Girona is to train which takes 3 h 18 min and costs 70€ - 100€.

Is there a direct train between Madrid and Girona?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arriving at Girona. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 18 min.

Is there a direct bus between Madrid and Girona?

Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Madrid and arriving at Gerona/Girona. The journey takes approximately 9 h 40 min.

How long does it take to get from Madrid to Girona?

The train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Girona takes 3 h 18 min including transfers and departs every two hours.