There are 5 ways to get from Madrid to Guadalajara by bus, train, taxi, car or rideshare

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  •  55 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Guadalajara

$27 - $40

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  59 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Madrid to Guadalajara 35.8 miles

$3

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Atocha to Guadalajara C2 / ...

$5 - $8

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Madrid to Guadalajara 36.3 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Guadalajara 36.3 miles

$6 - $10

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

ALSA operates a bus from Madrid to Guadalajara every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $27 - $40 and the journey takes 55 min. Alternatively, Madrid Cercanías (RENFE) operates a train from Madrid to Guadalajara every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 1 h 7 min. Spanish Railways (RENFE) also services this route 6 times a week.

Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Atocha Cercanías to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $19
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Madrid to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.es
Taxi from Madrid to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Taxi Airport Madrid
Phone
+34 685 31 42 67
Website
taxiairportmadrid.com
Eco Taxi Madrid
Phone
+34 911 25 16 02
Website
eco-taxi.es
Madrid Taxi
Phone
+34 608 40 96 59
Website
madridtaxi.es
Taxi Aeropuerto Madrid
Phone
+34 665 25 07 40
Website
taxi-online-madrid.es

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Madrid to Guadalajara?

The distance between Madrid and Guadalajara is 51 km. The road distance is 58 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Guadalajara is to rideshare which costs 3€ and takes 59 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Madrid to Guadalajara is to taxi which takes 38 min and costs 75€ - 95€.

Is there a direct train between Madrid and Guadalajara?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Atocha and arriving at Guadalajara. Services depart six times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 7 min.

Is there a direct bus between Madrid and Guadalajara?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madrid and arriving at Guadalajara. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 55 min.

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

The bus from Madrid to Guadalajara takes 55 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.