There are 12 ways to get from Madrid to Normandy by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, car, car ferry or night bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to London Gatwick, train  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to London Gatwick (LGW) MAD - LGW
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Guildford

$55 - $263

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Fly to London Stansted, train  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to London Stansted (STN) MAD - STN
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Guildford

$76 - $269

Fly to London Luton, train  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to London Luton (LTN) MAD - LTN
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Guildford

$72 - $292

Fly to London Heathrow, train  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to London Heathrow (LHR) MAD - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Reading

$130 - $390

Fly to Bristol, train  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Bristol (BRS) MAD - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Reading

$130 - $355

Fly to Birmingham, train  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Birmingham (BHX) MAD - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham International to Reading

$100 - $385

Bus  •  29 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Bilbao
  2. Take the bus from Bilbao to Londres Victoria Coach Station
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Guildford

$98 - $184

Bus, bus and ferry, drive, train  •  29 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Logroño
  2. Take the bus from Logroño to Lille
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Lille to Folkestone/Dover
  4. Drive from Folkestone/Dover to Vauxhall
  5. Take the train from Vauxhall to Guildford

$167 - $253

Drive, car ferry  •  28 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Bilbao
  2. Take the car ferry from Bilbao to Portsmouth
  3. Drive from Portsmouth to Normandy

$198 - $735

Train, car ferry  •  32 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Santander A
  2. Take the car ferry from Santander to Portsmouth
  3. Take the train from Portsmouth & Southsea to Guildford

$173 - $555

Train, car ferry via Madrid-Chamartin  •  32 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Chamartin to Santander A
  2. Take the car ferry from Santander to Portsmouth
  3. Take the train from Portsmouth & Southsea to Guildford

$168 - $556

Train, night bus  •  29 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Zaragoza Delicias Ave / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Zaragoza to Londres Victoria Coach Station
  3. Take the train from London Waterloo to Guildford

$146 - $220

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The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Normandy is to fly and train which costs 45€ - 230€ and takes 6 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid to Normandy is to fly and train which costs 45€ - 230€ and takes 6 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Madrid to Normandy. However, there are services departing from Madrid and arriving at Normandy, Glaziers Lane via Bilbao, London Victoria Coach Station, Guildford, Tesco and Friary Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29 h 47 min.

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The distance between Madrid and Normandy is 1228 km.

The best way to get from Madrid to Normandy without a car is to bus which takes 29 h 47 min and costs 80€ - 160€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 28 min to get from Madrid to Normandy, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Madrid Airport to London Gatwick Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 20 min.

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Map of how to get from Madrid to Normandy.
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  • Distance: 767.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 28 min

What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Normandy, Surrey, England?

You can take a bus from Madrid to Normandy via Bilbao, Londres Victoria Coach Station, London Victoria Coach Station, Guildford, Guildford, Tesco, and Friary Bus Station in around 29 h 47 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $470
Flights from Madrid to London Gatwick via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Flights from Madrid to London Stansted via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $6,000
Flights from Madrid to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Madrid to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $500
Flights from Madrid to Birmingham via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Madrid to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $470
Flights from Madrid to London Stansted via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $6,000
Flights from Madrid to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Madrid to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $500
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Madrid to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Madrid to London Stansted via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $320
Flights from Madrid to London Luton
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Flights from Madrid to London Luton via Basel
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Flights from Madrid to London Luton via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Flights from Madrid to London Luton via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Flights from Madrid to Bristol
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Madrid to Bristol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $260
Flights from Madrid to London Stansted via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $260
Flights from Madrid to London Stansted via Porto
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $260
Flights from Madrid to London Stansted via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $260
Flights from Madrid to London Stansted via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $260
Flights from Madrid to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Flights from Madrid to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Madrid to London Stansted via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Madrid to Bristol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $750
Flights from Madrid to Birmingham via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Madrid to Birmingham via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Madrid to Birmingham via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Madrid to Bristol via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Birmingham via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Madrid to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Madrid to Bristol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $950
Flights from Madrid to Birmingham via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Madrid to London Gatwick via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Flights from Madrid to Birmingham via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Madrid to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $390
Flights from Madrid to London Gatwick via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$90 - $480
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Madrid to Bristol via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $460
Flights from Madrid to Birmingham via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Guildford
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $26
Train from London Paddington to Reading
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $35
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from London Waterloo to Guildford
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Vauxhall to Guildford
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Portsmouth & Southsea to Guildford
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Santander
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Chamartin to Santander
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
renfe.com
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 Madrid to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Bilbao to Londres Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
22 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Logroño to Lille
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
alsa.com
Night bus from Zaragoza to Londres Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
26 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Website
alsa.com
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 - Avénida de America to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
Ouibus
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Guildford
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
PLM Autocares
Phone
+34 902 14 41 74
Email
info@plmautocares.com
Website
plmautocares.com
Bus from Madrid to Logroño
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Schedules at
plmautocares.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus and ferry from Lille to Folkestone/Dover
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Bilbao to Portsmouth
Ave. Duration
23 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
$140 - $180
Car
$450 - $650
Car ferry from Santander to Portsmouth
Ave. Duration
23 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Book at
directferries.co.uk
Adult
$100 - $130
Car
$330 - $460

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