Directions from Madrid to Paris

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Recommended option

Fly to Paris Orly  •  4 h 50 min

  1. MAD - ORY

$63 - $254

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  17 h

  1. Ouibus

$45 - $65

5 alternative options

Fly to Paris CDG  •  5 h 7 min

  1. MAD - CDG

$59 - $245

Fly to Beauvais  •  6 h 2 min

  1. MAD - BVA

$55 - $403

Train  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Ave
  2. Tgv

$276 - $333

Bus FlixBus  •  17 h 40 min

  1. 793

$74 - $126

Drive  •  12 h 3 min

  1. 793.9 miles

$170 - $250

What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Paris, France?

Air Europa, Iberia and four 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.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $420
Flights from Madrid to Paris Orly via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $450
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris Orly via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $450
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to Beauvais
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $250
Train operators
Spanish Railways AVE
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
renfe.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$270 - $400
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Madrid - Avénida de America to Paris City Center - Bercy
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Madrid to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Madrid and Paris is 1053 km. The road distance is 1270 km.

The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Paris is to bus which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 17 h.

The quickest way to get from Madrid to Paris is to fly which takes 4 h 50 min and costs 50€ - 220€.

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.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madrid - Avénida de America and arriving at Paris City Center - Bercy. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 h.

It takes approximately 4 h 50 min to get from Madrid to Paris, including transfers.