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

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Fly to Naples  •  5h 30m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Naples (NAP) MAD - NAP

36€ - 254€

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Fly to Rome, train  •  7h

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Rome (FCO) MAD - FCO
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale

67€ - 369€

Train via Grenoble  •  20h 32m

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Narbonne Ave
  2. Take the train from Narbonne to Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud to Grenoble Ter
  4. Take the train from Grenoble to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  5. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Napoli Centrale Fr

231€ - 438€

Train  •  21h 54m

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Marseille St Charles Ave
  2. Take the train from Marseille St Charles to Genova P.Za Principe Ec
  3. Take the train from Genova P.Za Principe to Roma Tiburtina Fb / ...
  4. Take the train from Roma Tiburtina to Napoli Centrale Fr / ...

157€ - 307€

Bus  •  37h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Turin
  2. Take the bus from Turin, Turin to Naples, Naples N528 / ...

160€ - 219€

Drive  •  20h 22m

  1. Drive from Madrid to Naples 2156.3 km

280€ - 420€

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The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Naples is to fly which costs 35€ - 260€ and takes 5h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid to Naples is to fly which costs 35€ - 260€ and takes 5h 30m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Madrid to Naples. However, there are services departing from Madrid and arriving at Naples, Naples via Turin, Turin. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37h 25m.

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No, there is no direct train from Madrid to Naples. However, there are services departing from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha and arriving at Napoli Centrale via Narbonne, Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud, Grenoble and Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20h 32m.

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The distance between Madrid and Naples is 1515 km. The road distance is 2156.3 km.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Naples without a car is to train via Grenoble which takes 20h 32m and costs 230€ - 440€.

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It takes approximately 5h 30m to get from Madrid to Naples, including transfers.

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

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Madrid to Naples train services, operated by Renfe SNCF, depart from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha station.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Naples is to fly which takes 5h 30m and costs 35€ - 260€. Alternatively, you can train via Grenoble, which costs 230€ - 440€ and takes 20h 32m, you could also bus, which costs 160€ - 220€ and takes 37h 25m.

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  • Distance: 1514.5 km
  • Duration: 5h 30m

What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Naples, Italy?

Ryanair, Iberia and eight other airlines fly from Madrid to Naples hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Madrid to Naples via Narbonne, Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud, Grenoble, and Torino Porta Susa in around 20h 32m.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Madrid to Naples via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
75€ - 240€
Flights from Madrid to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 240€
Flights from Madrid to Rome
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 380€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Naples
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 600€
Flights from Madrid to Rome
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 270€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Madrid to Naples via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 370€
Flights from Madrid to Rome
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 320€
Flights from Madrid to Rome via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
110€ - 400€
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Rome
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 380€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to Naples
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
25€ - 230€
Flights from Madrid to Naples via Marseille
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
25€ - 230€
Flights from Madrid to Rome via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 150€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Madrid to Naples via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
200€ - 600€
Flights from Madrid to Naples via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
200€ - 600€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Madrid to Naples via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
170€ - 750€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Madrid to Naples via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 650€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Madrid to Naples via Brussels
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
150€ - 750€
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
18€ - 65€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
18€ - 25€
Base Standard
35€ - 50€
Base Premium
45€ - 65€
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
5h 33m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
60€ - 180€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
60€ - 85€
Base Standard
100€ - 140€
Base Premium
120€ - 180€
Train from Genova P.Za Principe to Roma Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
35€ - 110€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
35€ - 50€
Base Standard
60€ - 85€
Base Premium
75€ - 110€
Train from Roma Tiburtina to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
14€ - 40€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
14€ - 19€
Base Standard
22€ - 29€
Base Premium
25€ - 40€
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
17€ - 50€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
19€ - 27€
Smart Low Cost
17€ - 24€
Smart Flex
35€ - 50€
Train from Roma Tiburtina to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
9€ - 25€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
9€ - 13€
Smart Low Cost
9€ - 13€
Smart Flex
18€ - 25€
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 20€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
14€ - 20€
Train from Roma Tiburtina to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
12€ - 18€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
12€ - 18€
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 29€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
26€ - 29€
Renfe SNCF
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Narbonne
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
70€ - 100€
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Narbonne to Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Marseille St Charles
Ave. Duration
8h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
85€ - 130€
Website
renfe-sncf.com
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Narbonne to Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
55€ - 70€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
55€ - 70€
1st Class
60€ - 70€
Train from Grenoble to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
45€ - 60€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
45€ - 60€
1st Class
45€ - 60€
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 28€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
12€ - 18€
Rail 1st Class
19€ - 28€
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Valence TGV Rhône-Alpes Sud to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 55€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Marseille St Charles to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
Thello
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. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are 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 Turin
Ave. Duration
23h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
120€ - 170€
Website
alsa.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Turin, Turin to Naples, Naples
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Madrid Airport to Naples Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 35m.

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Madrid to Naples bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Naples, Naples station.

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Madrid to Naples train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Napoli Centrale station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Madrid to Naples is 2156 km. It takes approximately 20h 22m to drive from Madrid to Naples.

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Vueling Airlines, Swiss, Air France and five other airlines offer flights from Madrid Airport to Naples Airport.

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Book your Madrid to Naples train tickets online with Omio, Omio and two other operators.

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There are 1757+ hotels available in Naples. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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