There are 9 ways to get from Madrid to Loire Valley by plane, train, bus or car

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

Fly to Tours St Symphorien  •  6 h 33 min

  1. MAD - TUF

$78 - $357

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  14 h 19 min

  1. Ouibus

$35 - $55

7 alternative options

Fly to Nantes, train  •  7 h 21 min

  1. MAD - NTE

$94 - $295

Fly to Paris Orly, train  •  7 h 21 min

  1. MAD - ORY

$108 - $309

Fly to Paris CDG, train  •  7 h 34 min

  1. MAD - CDG

$94 - $306

Train, bus  •  11 h 1 min

  1. A
  2. Tgv

$143 - $173

Bus Autocares Grupo Samar  •  14 h 36 min

$70 - $100

Bus FlixBus  •  15 h 30 min

  1. 793
  2. Ouibus / ...

$57 - $105

Drive  •  9 h 52 min

  1. 647.5 miles

$130 - $210

What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Loire Valley, France?

Ryanair and Iberia fly from Madrid to Loire Valley once daily. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Madrid to Loire Valley every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 13 h 55 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $500
Flights from Madrid to Nantes via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $420
Flights from Madrid to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $450
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Madrid to Nantes via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to Tours St Symphorien via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Madrid to Tours St Symphorien via Marseille
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Madrid to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $390
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Train operators
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Nantes to Tours
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $70
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Tours
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
Train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to St-Pierre-des-Corps
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to St-Pierre-des-Corps
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$95 - $130
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from San Sebastián to Bordeaux City Center
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Madrid - Avénida de America to Tours
Ave. Duration
13 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Futuroscope to Tours
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Madrid to Poitiers, Poitiers Futuroscope
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Poitiers, Poitiers Futuroscope to Tours
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Madrid and Loire Valley is 852 km. The road distance is 1036 km.

The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Loire Valley is to bus which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 14 h 19 min.

The quickest way to get from Madrid to Loire Valley is to fly which takes 6 h 33 min and costs 65€ - 310€.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madrid - Avénida de America and arriving at Tours. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 h 55 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 33 min to get from Madrid to Loire Valley, including transfers.