There are 8 ways to get from Madrid to Granada by bus, 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.

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Bus ALSA  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid - Estacion Sur to Granada

$30 - $50

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Madrid to Grenade 260.6 miles

$18 - $26

6 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Cordoba Central Ave / ...
  2. Take the train from Cordoba Central to Antequera-Santa Ana A / ...
  3. Take the train from Antequera-Santa Ana to Granada Ir

$76 - $115

Bus Ouibus  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid - South Station to Granada Ouibus

$19 - $27

Train, bus  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Atocha Cercanías to Linares-Baeza Tlg / ...
  2. Take the bus from Estacion Linares-Baeza to Granada

$58 - $84

Drive  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Granada 259.4 miles

$45 - $75

Fly to Granada  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Granada (GRX) MAD - GRX

$71 - $297

Fly to Almeria, train  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Almeria (LEI) MAD - LEI
  2. Take the train from Almeria to Granada

$106 - $330

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Granada is to bus which costs 16€ - 23€ and takes 6 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid to Granada is to fly which costs 60€ - 260€ and takes 3 h 38 min.

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The distance between Madrid and Granada is 359 km. The road distance is 415.1 km.

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The bus from Madrid - Estacion Sur to Granada takes 4 h 52 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madrid - Estacion Sur and arriving at Granada. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 52 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Madrid to Granada. However, there are services departing from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arriving at Granada via Cordoba Central and Antequera-Santa Ana. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 25 min.

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

ALSA operates a bus from Madrid to Granada every 4 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 4 h 52 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Madrid to Granada via Cordoba Central and Antequera-Santa Ana in around 5 h 25 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Granada
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $420
Flights from Madrid to Almeria
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Flights from Madrid to Almeria via Sevilla
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Train operators
Spanish Railways AVE
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Cordoba Central to Antequera-Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
renfe.com
Train from Antequera-Santa Ana to Granada
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Atocha Cercanías to Linares-Baeza
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
renfe.com
Train from Almeria to Granada
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Madrid - Estacion Sur to Granada
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Estacion Linares-Baeza to Granada
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
alsa.com
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Madrid - South Station to Granada
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
Ouibus
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Madrid to Grenade
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Book at
blablacar.es

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