There are 6 ways to get from Madrid to La Rioja by plane or bus

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Fly to La Rioja  •  28h 1m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to La Rioja (IRJ) MAD - IRJ

$28792 - $70971

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Fly to Cordoba, bus  •  26h 4m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Cordoba (COR) MAD - COR
  2. Take the bus from Córdoba to La Rioja

$22359 - $58278

4 alternative options

Fly to Catamarca, bus  •  23h 44m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Catamarca (CTC) MAD - CTC
  2. Take the bus from Catamarca to La Rioja

$28462 - $72351

Fly to Tucuman, bus  •  27h 2m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Tucuman (TUC) MAD - TUC
  2. Take the bus from San Miguel de Tucumán to La Rioja

$27782 - $62441

Fly to Mendoza, bus  •  28h 43m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Mendoza (MDZ) MAD - MDZ
  2. Take the bus from Mendoza Airport to La Rioja

$27332 - $30251

Fly to San Juan, bus  •  30h 33m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to San Juan (UAQ) MAD - UAQ
  2. Take the bus from San Juan to La Rioja

$28722 - $73021

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The cheapest way to get from Madrid to La Rioja is to fly and bus which costs 360€ - 400€ and takes 28h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid to La Rioja is to fly and bus which costs 370€ - 950€ and takes 23h 44m.

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The distance between Madrid and La Rioja is 10127 km.

It takes approximately 28h 1m to get from Madrid to La Rioja, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Madrid Airport to La Rioja Airport. The quickest flight takes 25h 35m and has two stopovers.

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La Rioja is 5h behind Madrid. It is currently 11:45 AM in Madrid and 6:45 AM in La Rioja.

Amaszonas Uraguay, LATAM Chile, Air Europa and two other airlines offer flights from Madrid Airport to La Rioja Airport.

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There are 72+ hotels available in La Rioja. Prices start at $6250 ARS per night.

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Map of how to get from Madrid to La Rioja.
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  • Distance: 10127.4 km
  • Duration: 28h 1m

What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and La Rioja, Argentina?

Air Europa, Aerolíneas Argentinas and three other airlines fly from Madrid to La Rioja 4 times a day.

Airlines
Aerolíneas Argentinas
Website
aerolineas.com.ar
Flights from Madrid to La Rioja via Ezeiza, Montevideo, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
25h 35m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$29000 - $85000
Flights from Madrid to La Rioja via Asuncion, Cordoba, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
25h 45m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$29000 - $75000
Flights from Madrid to La Rioja via Ezeiza, Rosario, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
29h 20m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$31000 - $70000
Flights from Madrid to La Rioja via Montevideo, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
25h 25m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$29000 - $90000
Flights from Madrid to La Rioja via Sao Paulo, Montevideo, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
26h
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$24000 - $80000
Flights from Madrid to Cordoba via Asuncion
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$20000 - $55000
Flights from Madrid to Cordoba via Ezeiza
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23000 - $60000
Flights from Madrid to Catamarca via Montevideo, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
23h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$28000 - $80000
Flights from Madrid to Catamarca via Asuncion, Cordoba, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
25h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$29000 - $70000
Flights from Madrid to Catamarca via Sao Paulo, Montevideo, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
25h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$24000 - $80000
Flights from Madrid to Tucuman via Ezeiza
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26000 - $60000
Flights from Madrid to Mendoza via Ezeiza
Ave. Duration
18h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60000 - $110000
Flights from Madrid to Mendoza via Asuncion, Cordoba
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95000 - $140000
Flights from Madrid to Mendoza via Ezeiza, Cordoba
Ave. Duration
21h 50m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$27000 - $75000
Flights from Madrid to San Juan via Ezeiza, Mar del Plata, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
21h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$30000 - $85000
Flights from Madrid to San Juan via Asuncion, Cordoba, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
21h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$29000 - $75000
Flights from Madrid to San Juan via Ezeiza, Rosario, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
25h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$31000 - $70000
Flights from Madrid to San Juan via Montevideo, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
23h 7m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$28000 - $80000
Flights from Madrid to San Juan via Ezeiza, Montevideo, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
25h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$28000 - $70000
Flights from Madrid to San Juan via Sao Paulo, Cordoba, Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
Ave. Duration
21h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$26000 - $85000
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Madrid to Cordoba via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
16h 2m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$20000 - $60000
Flights from Madrid to Cordoba via Santiago
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20000 - $65000
Flights from Madrid to Tucuman via Lima
Ave. Duration
20h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$25000 - $80000
Flights from Madrid to Tucuman via Barcelona, Lima
Ave. Duration
20h 47m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$23000 - $75000
Flights from Madrid to Tucuman via Bogota, Lima
Ave. Duration
21h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$26000 - $85000
Flights from Madrid to Tucuman via Quito, Lima
Ave. Duration
22h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$26000 - $85000
Flights from Madrid to Mendoza via Santiago
Ave. Duration
15h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55000 - $90000
Flights from Madrid to Mendoza via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55000 - $90000
Flights from Madrid to Mendoza via Lima, Santiago
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55000 - $90000
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Cordoba via Asuncion
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$20000 - $55000
Flights from Madrid to Mendoza via Ezeiza
Ave. Duration
19h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95000 - $140000
Bus operators
Chevallier
Phone
+54 0810-222-5216
Email
atencionalcliente@nuevachevallier.com
Website
nuevachevallier.com
Bus from Córdoba to La Rioja
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1700 - $2500
Schedules at
nuevachevallier.com
Bed
$2000 - $2500
Semi Bed
$1700 - $2100
Andesmar
Phone
1 786 233 7639
Email
gestionesatc@andesmar.com.ar
Website
andesmar.com
Bus from Catamarca to La Rioja
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$650 - $950
Website
Andesmar
Semi-Bed
$650 - $950
Bed
$950 - $1300
Bus from San Juan to La Rioja
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1200 - $1800
Website
Andesmar
Semi-Bed
$1200 - $1800
Bed
$1600 - $2200
Flecha Bus
Phone
+54 0810 222-5202 // +54 011 4000 5200
Email
atencionalcliente@flechabus.com.ar
Website
flechabus.com.ar
Bus from Catamarca to La Rioja
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$500 - $750
Schedules at
flechabus.com.ar
Book at
centraldepasajes.com.ar
Semi Bed
$500 - $750
Suite
$1000 - $1400
Bed
$550 - $800
Bus from San Miguel de Tucumán to La Rioja
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$850 - $1300
Schedules at
flechabus.com.ar
Book at
centraldepasajes.com.ar
Semi Bed
$850 - $1300
Suite
$1400 - $1900
Bed
$1000 - $1500
Bus from San Juan to La Rioja
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$900 - $1300
Schedules at
flechabus.com.ar
Book at
centraldepasajes.com.ar
Semi Bed
$900 - $1300
Suite
$1500 - $1900
Bed
$1000 - $1500
El Rapido Internacional
Phone
1-305-677-0535
Email
info@elrapidoint.com.ar
Website
elrapidoint.com.ar
Bus from Catamarca to La Rioja
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$800 - $1100
Schedules at
elrapidoint.com.ar
Book at
elrapidoint.com.ar
Semi Bed
$800 - $1100
Bed
$850 - $1200
Bus from Mendoza Airport to La Rioja
Ave. Duration
9h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1800 - $2600
Schedules at
elrapidoint.com.ar
Book at
centraldepasajes.com.ar
Semi Bed
$1800 - $2600
Bed
$2100 - $2900
Bus from San Juan to La Rioja
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1300 - $1900
Schedules at
elrapidoint.com.ar
Book at
elrapidoint.com.ar
Semi Bed
$1300 - $1900
Bed
$1500 - $2100
Autotransportes San Juan S.A
Phone
+54 264 4311000
Email
atencionalcliente@atsj.com.ar
Website
atsj.com.ar
Bus from Catamarca to La Rioja
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$440 - $650
Schedules at
atsj.com.ar
Book at
atsj.centraldepasajes.com.ar
Semi Bed
$440 - $650
Bed
$500 - $600
Bus from San Juan to La Rioja
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$800 - $1200
Schedules at
atsj.com.ar
Book at
atsj.centraldepasajes.com.ar
Semi Bed
$800 - $1200
Bed
$1100 - $1300
Viatac
Website
viatac.com.ar
Bus from Catamarca to La Rioja
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$440 - $600
Schedules at
viatac.com.ar
Semi Bed
$440 - $600
Bed
$450 - $600
Bus from San Juan to La Rioja
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$850 - $1300
Schedules at
viatac.com.ar
Semi Bed
$850 - $1200
Bed
$950 - $1300

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