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There are 11 ways to get from Madrid to Gouzon by bus, train, night 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

Bus  •  16h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Burgos
  2. Take the bus from Burgos to Ussel
  3. Take the bus from Ussel-Gare Sncf to Champ de foire AB

€127 - €169

Cheapest option

Bus, night bus  •  18h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Toulouse
  2. Take the night bus from Toulouse to Limoges
  3. Take the bus from Limoges - Ciel Bénédictins* to Bourganeuf Gare Routière*
  4. Take the bus from Bourganeuf Gare Routière to Champ de foire AB

€54 - €65

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Train  •  17h 25m

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Barcelona-Sants Ave
  2. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Nimes Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Nîmes to Clermont-Ferrand Ter
  4. Take the train from Clermont-Ferrand to Montluçon

€173 - €304

Train, bus  •  18h 9m

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Principe Pio to Irun
  2. Take the bus from Irun to Ussel
  3. Take the bus from Ussel-Gare Sncf to Champ de foire AB

€143 - €187

Drive  •  10h 3m

  1. Drive from Madrid to Gouzon 1018.8 km

€110 - €170

Fly to Clermont-Ferrand, train  •  11h 32m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Clermont-Ferrand (CFE) MAD - CFE
  2. Take the train from Clermont-Ferrand to Montluçon

€104 - €296

Fly to Lyon, train  •  12h 6m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Lyon (LYS) MAD - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Riom - Châtel-Guyon
  3. Take the train from Riom - Châtel-Guyon to Montluçon

€109 - €262

Fly to Bordeaux, train  •  12h 20m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Bordeaux (BOD) MAD - BOD
  2. Take the train from Bordeaux St Jean to Limoges Benedictins
  3. Take the train from Limoges Benedictins to Gueret

€100 - €285

Fly to Limoges, train  •  12h 20m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Limoges (LIG) MAD - LIG
  2. Take the train from Limoges Benedictins to Gueret

€160 - €467

Fly to Toulouse, train  •  12h 35m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Toulouse (TLS) MAD - TLS
  2. Take the train from Toulouse Matabiau to Limoges Benedictins
  3. Take the train from Limoges Benedictins to Gueret

€107 - €294

Fly to Paris Orly, train  •  12h 28m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Paris Orly (ORY) MAD - ORY
  2. Take the train from Paris Austerlitz to Vierzon Ville
  3. Take the train from Vierzon to Montluçon

€112 - €310

Madrid to Gouzon by train and bus

The journey time between Madrid and Gouzon is around 38h 35m and covers a distance of around 1441 km. The fastest journey normally takes 33h 28m. Operated by Renfe AVE, Renfe SNCF, Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) and others, the Madrid to Gouzon service departs from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha and arrives in Champ de foire AB. Typically nine services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
38h 35m
Fastest journey time:
33h 28m
Services per week:
9
Cheapest price:
€217
Carbon emissions:
78 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:30
Last service departs at:
20:40

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Madrid to Gouzon train and bus schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Gouzon is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Gouzon is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Gouzon is 1 metre.

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The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Gouzon is to bus and night bus which costs €50 - €65 and takes 18h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid to Gouzon is to drive which costs €110 - €170 and takes 10h 3m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Madrid to Gouzon. However, there are services departing from Madrid and arriving at Champ de foire AB via Toulouse, Limoges - Ciel Bénédictins* and Bourganeuf Gare Routière. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 45m.

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The distance between Madrid and Gouzon is 802 km. The road distance is 1018.8 km.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Gouzon without a car is to bus which takes 16h 10m and costs €120 - €170.

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It takes approximately 16h 10m to get from Madrid to Gouzon, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Madrid to Gouzon is to bus which takes 16h 10m and costs €120 - €170. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €170 - €310 and takes 17h 25m.

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There is no direct flight from Madrid Airport to Clermont-Ferrand Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h and has one stopover.

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Madrid to Gouzon bus services, operated by Trans Creuse, arrive at Champ de foire AB station.

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  • Distance: 801.7 km
  • Duration: 16h 10m

What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Gouzon, France?

You can take a bus from Madrid to Gouzon via Burgos, Ussel, and Ussel-Gare Sncf in around 16h 10m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Madrid to Gouzon via Barcelona-Sants, Nîmes, Clermont-Ferrand, Montluçon, and MONTLUCON - Gare S.N.C.F in around 17h 25m.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €190
Flights from Madrid to Lyon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €280
Flights from Madrid to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €240
Flights from Madrid to Bordeaux via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€75 - €390
Flights from Madrid to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €230
Flights from Madrid to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €400
Flights from Madrid to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€50 - €430
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Madrid to Clermont-Ferrand via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €270
Flights from Madrid to Lyon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €300
Flights from Madrid to Limoges via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€120 - €400
Flights from Madrid to Limoges via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€120 - €410
Flights from Madrid to Limoges via Paris CDG, Lyon
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€180 - €600
Flights from Madrid to Limoges via Frankfurt, Lyon
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€200 - €1000
Flights from Madrid to Limoges via Marseille, Lyon
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€120 - €410
Flights from Madrid to Limoges via Munich, Lyon
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€210 - €1000
Flights from Madrid to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €5500
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Madrid to Lyon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €280
Flights from Madrid to Bordeaux via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€75 - €390
Flights from Madrid to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €400
Flights from Madrid to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€50 - €430
Chalair Aviation
Website
chalair.eu
Flights from Madrid to Limoges via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€120 - €400
Flights from Madrid to Limoges via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€120 - €410
Flights from Madrid to Limoges via Frankfurt, Lyon
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€200 - €1000
Flights from Madrid to Limoges via Munich, Lyon
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€210 - €1000
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€30 - €250
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Madrid to Clermont-Ferrand via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€60 - €220
Flights from Madrid to Clermont-Ferrand via Milan Linate, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€80 - €320
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Madrid to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€21 - €130
Flights from Madrid to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€23 - €140
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €290
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Madrid to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€40 - €160
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to Limoges via Manchester
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €480
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris Orly via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€50 - €220
Train operators
Renfe AVE
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Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€60 - €120
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
€60 - €80
Promo+
€68 - €73
Flexible
€90 - €120
Renfe SNCF
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Nîmes to Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€80 - €150
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Clermont-Ferrand to Montluçon
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€27 - €50
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Riom - Châtel-Guyon
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€55 - €110
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Riom - Châtel-Guyon to Montluçon
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€24 - €45
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Limoges-Bénédictins to Guéret
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€26 - €50
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Vierzon to Montluçon
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€35 - €70
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. 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 Nimes to Clermont Ferrand
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€35 - €70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€35 - €55
Rail 1st Class
€45 - €70
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Riom Chatel Guyon
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€25 - €55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€25 - €40
Rail 1st Class
€35 - €55
Train from Bordeaux St Jean to Limoges Benedictins
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€27 - €55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€27 - €40
Rail 1st Class
€35 - €55
Train from Limoges Benedictins to Gueret
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€10 - €26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€10 - €16
Rail 1st Class
€18 - €26
Train from Toulouse Matabiau to Limoges Benedictins
Ave. Duration
3h 24m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€35 - €75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€35 - €55
Rail 1st Class
€50 - €75
Train from Paris Austerlitz to Vierzon Ville
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€24 - €50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€24 - €35
Rail 1st Class
€35 - €50
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Renfe Viajeros
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Principe Pio to Irun
Ave. Duration
8h 13m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€40 - €55
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 Burgos
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€19 - €27
Website
alsa.com
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Burgos to Ussel
Ave. Duration
9h 34m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€65 - €90
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Irun to Ussel
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€60 - €85
Website
iberocoach.com
Trans Creuse
Website
transports.nouvelle-aquitaine.fr
Bus from Ussel-Gare Sncf to Champ de foire AB
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€2
Schedules at
Trans Creuse
Bus from Bourganeuf Gare Routière to Champ de foire AB
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€2
Schedules at
Trans Creuse
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Madrid to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Toulouse to Limoges
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€16 - €20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Région Nouvelle Aquitaine
Phone
05 44 00 10 63
Website
transports.nouvelle-aquitaine.fr
Bus from Limoges - Ciel Bénédictins* to Bourganeuf Gare Routière*
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€2
Website
Région Nouvelle Aquitaine

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Yes, the driving distance between Madrid to Gouzon is 1019 km. It takes approximately 10h 3m to drive from Madrid to Gouzon.

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