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

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

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Ave / ...

$60 - $85

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 25 min

$26 - $65

4 alternative options

Rideshare  •  6 h 13 min

  1. 330.2 miles

$27 - $30

Drive  •  5 h 2 min

  1. 332.4 miles

$60 - $95

Fly to Sevilla  •  3 h 1 min

  1. MAD - SVQ

$33 - $228

Fly to Jerez, train  •  4 h 31 min

  1. MAD - XRY

$83 - $385

What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Seville, Spain?

Spanish Railways AVE operates a train from Madrid to Seville hourly. Tickets cost $60 - $85 and the journey takes 2 h 32 min. Alternatively, Socibus operates a bus from Madrid to Seville every 4 hours. Tickets cost $26 - $40 and the journey takes 6 h 25 min. ALSA also services this route every 4 hours.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Flights from Madrid to Jerez
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Train operators
Spanish Railways AVE
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Sevilla Santa Justa
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
renfe.com
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Aeropuerto de Jerez to Sevilla-San Bernardo
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Madrid to Seville
Ave. Duration
6 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $30
Book at
blablacar.es

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Madrid and Seville is 390 km. The road distance is 532 km.

The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Seville is to rideshare which costs 23€ - 26€ and takes 6 h 13 min.

The quickest way to get from Madrid to Seville is to train which takes 2 h 32 min and costs 50€ - 70€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arriving at Sevilla Santa Justa. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 32 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madrid and arriving at Seville. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 25 min.

The train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Sevilla Santa Justa takes 2 h 32 min including transfers and departs hourly.