Travel from Madrid to Paris

Train, bus or fly from Madrid to Paris?

Iberia, Air Europa and three other airlines fly from Madrid to Paris hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Madrid to Paris via Barcelona Sants in around 9 h 58 min.

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How to get from Madrid to Paris

ModeDurationPrice
From Recoletos train to Madrid airport, fly to Paris Orly airport, then bus to Paris.4 h 58 min$106
From Recoletos train to Madrid airport, fly to Paris CDG airport, then train to Paris.5 h 12 min$111
From Recoletos train to Madrid airport, fly to Beauvais airport, then shuttle to Paris.6 h$124
From Madrid-Puerta de Atocha train to Barcelona Sants then train to Paris Gare de Lyon.9 h 58 min$334
From Sol line 1 subway to Madrid-Chamartin, train to Pasaia, train to Hendaye, then train to Paris Montparnasse.16 h 27 min$268
From Madrid bus to Paris Gallieni.16 h 30 min$96
From Santo Domingo line 148 bus to Madrid then bus to Paris, Paris.17 h 40 min$135
From Madrid drive to Paris.12 h 3 min$208

How long does it take to get from Madrid to Paris?

It takes approximately 4 h 58 min to get from Madrid to Paris, including transfers.

Is there a direct train between Madrid and Paris?

No, there is no direct train from Madrid to Paris. However, there are services departing from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arriving at Paris Gare de Lyon via Barcelona Sants. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 58 min.

Is there a direct bus between Madrid and Paris?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madrid and arriving at Paris Gallieni. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 16 h 30 min.

Operators from Madrid to Paris

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Madrid Cercanías (RENFE)902 320 320Madrid Cercanías (RENFE)
IberiaIberia
Air EuropaAir Europa
Transavia FranceTransavia France
Vueling AirlinesVueling Airlines
TAP PortugalTAP Portugal
Le Bus Direct+33 810 81 20 01Le Bus Direct
Air FranceAir France
easyJeteasyJet
KLMKLM
SwissSwiss
LufthansaLufthansa
British AirwaysBritish Airways
Paris RERParis RER
RyanairRyanair
Paris - Beauvais Airport Bus0892 68 20 66Paris - Beauvais Airport Bus
Spanish Railways AVESpanish Railways AVE
TGV0033 892 353535TGV
Metro Madrid+34 902 44 44 03Metro Madrid
Spanish Railways (RENFE)902 320 320Spanish Railways (RENFE)
EuskotrenEuskotren
ALSA+34 902 42 22 42ALSA
EMT Madrid+34 902 50 78 50EMT Madrid
FlixBus+49 1807 123 99 123FlixBus