There are 4 ways to get from Madrid to Marrakesh by plane, train, bus, car or car ferry

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Fly  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Marrakech (RAK) MAD - RAK

$37 - $193

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Train, bus  •  46 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Malaga Ave
  2. Take the bus from Malaga to Marrakech

$246 - $380

Bus  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the bus from Madrid Estacion Sur to Marrakech

$210 - $320

Drive, carferry  •  17 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Motril
  2. Take the carferry from Motril to Tangier Med
  3. Drive from Tangier Med to Marrakesh

$437 - $1,063

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madrid Estacion Sur and arriving at Marrakech. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 2 days 2 h.

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The distance between Madrid and Marrakesh is 1050 km.

The best way to get from Madrid to Marrakesh without a car is to train and bus which takes 46 h 54 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 2 min to get from Madrid to Marrakesh, including transfers.

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Madrid to Marrakesh bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Madrid Estacion Sur station.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Marrakesh is to fly which takes 5 h 2 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 days 2 h.

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The quickest flight from Madrid Airport to Marrakech Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 55 min.

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Madrid to Marrakesh bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Marrakech station.

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Marrakesh is 1 h behind Madrid. It is currently 4:25 AM in Madrid and 3:25 AM in Marrakesh.

Air Europa, Iberia, Royal Air Maroc and three other airlines offer flights from Madrid Airport to Marrakech Airport.

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Map of how to get from Madrid to Marrakesh.
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  • Distance: 656.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 2 min

What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Marrakesh, Morocco?

Iberia, Ryanair and four other airlines fly from Madrid to Marrakesh every 4 hours. Alternatively, ALSA operates a bus from Madrid to Marrakesh once daily. Tickets cost $210 - $320 and the journey takes 2 days 2 h.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to Marrakech
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $380
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Marrakech
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from Madrid to Marrakech via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Madrid to Marrakech via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $460
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Marrakech
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $850
Royal Air Maroc
Website
royalairmaroc.com
Flights from Madrid to Marrakech via Casablanca
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Madrid to Marrakech via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Train operators
Spanish Railways AVE
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 so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with 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 Malaga to Marrakech
Ave. Duration
43 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$180 - $290
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Madrid Estacion Sur to Marrakech
Ave. Duration
2 days 2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$210 - $320
Website
alsa.com
Ferry operators
FRS Ferries
Phone
+34 956 68 18 30
Email
info@frs.es
Website
frs.es
Car ferry from Motril to Tangier Med
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Schedules at
frs.es
Passenger
$339
Standard Car
$857

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There are 2009+ hotels available in Marrakesh. Prices start at $42 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Madrid Airport is to train which takes 22 min and costs .

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