There are 6 ways to get from Madrid to Mundaka by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Bilbao
  2. Take the bus from Zabalburu to Lorategi A3515

$34 - $50

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  9 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid - South Station to Bilbao Ouibus
  2. Take the train from Atxuri-Bilbao to Mundaka Fcc

$22 - $34

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Train, bus  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Chamartin to Bilbao-Abando A
  2. Take the bus from Abando to Lorategi A3515

$58 - $80

Drive  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Mundaka 269.5 miles

$50 - $75

Fly to Bilbao, train  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Bilbao (BIO) MAD - BIO
  2. Take the train from Bolueta-Bilbao to Mundaka

$48 - $202

Fly to Santander, bus, train  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Santander (SDR) MAD - SDR
  2. Take the bus from Aeropuerto Santander-S.Ballest to Baracaldo/Barakaldo
  3. Take the train from Bolueta-Bilbao to Mundaka

$66 - $390

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Mundaka is to bus and train which costs 18€ - 29€ and takes 9 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid to Mundaka is to drive which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 4 h 32 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Madrid to Mundaka. However, there are services departing from Madrid and arriving at Lorategi via Zabalburu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 53 min.

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The distance between Madrid and Mundaka is 343 km. The road distance is 431.2 km.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Mundaka without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 53 min and costs 28€ - 45€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 53 min to get from Madrid to Mundaka, including transfers.

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Madrid to Mundaka bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Madrid station.

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The quickest flight from Madrid Airport to Bilbao Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Madrid to Mundaka bus services, operated by BizkaiBus, arrive at Lorategi station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Madrid to Mundaka is 431 km. It takes approximately 4 h 32 min to drive from Madrid to Mundaka.

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Air Europa and Iberia offer flights from Madrid Airport to Bilbao Airport.

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There are 309+ hotels available in Mundaka. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Madrid to Mundaka.
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  • Distance: 214.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 53 min

What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Mundaka, Basque Country, Spain?

You can take a bus from Madrid to Mundaka via Bilbao and Zabalburu in around 5 h 53 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Flights from Madrid to Santander
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $290
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Chamartin to Bilbao-Abando
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Website
renfe.com
Euskotren
Website
euskotren.eus
Train from Atxuri-Bilbao to Mundaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
euskotren.eus
Train from Bolueta-Bilbao to Mundaka
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
euskotren.eus
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 Madrid to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Aeropuerto Santander-S.Ballest to Baracaldo/Barakaldo
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
alsa.com
BizkaiBus
Website
apli.bizkaia.net
Bus from Zabalburu to Lorategi
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
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Bus from Abando to Lorategi
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
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Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Madrid - South Station to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
Ouibus

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