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There are 10 ways to get from Madrid to Tavaux by train, bus, 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  •  13h 10m

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Barcelona-Sants Ave
  2. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud to Dijon Ville Tgv
  4. Take the train from Dijon Ville to Dole Ville Ter / ...

205€ - 372€

Cheapest option

Bus  •  20h

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Lyon Perrache N748
  2. Take the bus from Lyon Perrache to Dole-Choisey N1759 / ...

80€ - 99€

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Drive  •  13h 7m

  1. Drive from Madrid to Tavaux 1343.3 km

140€ - 220€

Fly to Geneva, train  •  9h 31m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Geneva (GVA) MAD - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Lausanne
  3. Take the train from Lausanne to Dole Ville

96€ - 249€

Fly to Lyon, train  •  8h 53m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Lyon (LYS) MAD - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv to Dijon Ville
  3. Take the train from Dijon Ville to Dole Ville

90€ - 223€

Fly to Basel, train  •  9h 37m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Basel (BSL) MAD - BSL
  2. Take the train from Mulhouse Ville to Dijon Ville
  3. Take the train from Dijon Ville to Dole Ville

111€ - 338€

Fly to Paris CDG, train  •  9h 59m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Paris CDG (CDG) MAD - CDG
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Dole

149€ - 410€

Fly to Paris Orly, train  •  10h 2m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Paris Orly (ORY) MAD - ORY
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Dijon Ville
  3. Take the train from Dijon Ville to Dole Ville

91€ - 279€

Fly to Zurich, train  •  10h 35m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Zurich (ZRH) MAD - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Dijon Ville
  3. Take the train from Dijon Ville to Dole Ville

103€ - 221€

Fly to Strasbourg, train  •  10h 27m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Strasbourg (SXB) MAD - SXB
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Mulhouse
  3. Take the train from Mulhouse Ville to Dijon Ville
  4. Take the train from Dijon Ville to Dole Ville

158€ - 415€

Madrid to Tavaux by train and bus

The journey time between Madrid and Tavaux is around 27h 33m and covers a distance of around 1514 km. The fastest journey normally takes 25h 17m. Operated by Renfe AVE, Renfe SNCF, TGV inOui and others, the Madrid to Tavaux service departs from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha and arrives in Tavaux Gérard Philipe. Typically five services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
27h 33m
Fastest journey time:
25h 17m
Services per week:
5
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
80 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:30
Last service departs at:
20:40

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Madrid to Tavaux train and bus schedules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Tavaux is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Tavaux is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Tavaux is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

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The most affordable way to get from Madrid to Tavaux is to bus, which costs 80€ - 100€ and takes 20h.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid to Tavaux is to fly and train which costs 90€ - 230€ and takes 8h 53m.

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The distance between Madrid and Tavaux is 1037 km. The road distance is 1343.3 km.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Tavaux without a car is to train which takes 13h 10m and costs 200€ - 380€.

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It takes approximately 13h 10m to get from Madrid to Tavaux, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Tavaux is to train which takes 13h 10m and costs 200€ - 380€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 80€ - 100€ and takes 20h.

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The quickest flight from Madrid Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 55m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Madrid to Tavaux is 1343 km. It takes approximately 13h 7m to drive from Madrid to Tavaux.

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Vueling Airlines, easyJet, Air France and three other airlines offer flights from Madrid Airport to Geneva Airport.

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There are 22+ hotels available in Tavaux. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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  • Distance: 1036.6 km
  • Duration: 13h 10m

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

You can take a train from Madrid to Tavaux via Barcelona-Sants, Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud, Dijon Ville, Dole Ville, and Dole Gare in around 13h 10m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Madrid to Tavaux via Lyon Perrache and Dole-Choisey in around 20h.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 350€
Flights from Madrid to Geneva via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
65€ - 170€
Flights from Madrid to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 190€
Flights from Madrid to Lyon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 280€
Flights from Madrid to Basel via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 360€
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 2900€
Flights from Madrid to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 400€
Flights from Madrid to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
50€ - 430€
Flights from Madrid to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 150€
Flights from Madrid to Zurich via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 260€
Flights from Madrid to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
140€ - 250€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Madrid to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 350€
Flights from Madrid to Geneva via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
65€ - 170€
Flights from Madrid to Lyon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 280€
Flights from Madrid to Basel via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 360€
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 600€
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 600€
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG via Mahon
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
40€ - 600€
Flights from Madrid to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 400€
Flights from Madrid to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
50€ - 430€
Flights from Madrid to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 150€
Flights from Madrid to Zurich via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 260€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Madrid to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 190€
Flights from Madrid to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 270€
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 600€
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 600€
Flights from Madrid to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 260€
Flights from Madrid to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 260€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Madrid to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 330€
Flights from Madrid to Lyon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 300€
Flights from Madrid to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 650€
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 460€
Flights from Madrid to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 5500€
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 460€
Flights from Madrid to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 290€
Flights from Madrid to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
26€ - 130€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Madrid to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 290€
Flights from Madrid to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 160€
Flights from Madrid to Basel
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 140€
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 220€
Flights from Madrid to Zurich via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
50€ - 180€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Madrid to Basel via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 330€
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 460€
Flights from Madrid to Zurich via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 280€
Flights from Madrid to Strasbourg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 250€
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 250€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Madrid to Basel via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
100€ - 230€
Flights from Madrid to Zurich via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 350€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Madrid to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 550€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Madrid to Geneva via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 170€
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris Orly via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 220€
Train operators
Renfe AVE
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Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
60€ - 120€
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
60€ - 80€
Promo+
68€ - 73€
Flexible
90€ - 120€
Renfe SNCF
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
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 Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
55€ - 70€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
55€ - 65€
1st Class
55€ - 70€
Train from Dijon Ville to Dole Ville
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
18€ - 29€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
25€ - 29€
1st Class
18€ - 22€
Train from Lausanne to Dole Ville
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
35€ - 45€
1st Class
30€ - 40€
Train from Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
45€ - 55€
1st Class
40€ - 50€
Train from Mulhouse Ville to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
45€ - 55€
1st Class
40€ - 50€
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
55€ - 65€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
55€ - 65€
1st Class
55€ - 65€
Train from Zuerich Hb to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
60€ - 75€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
60€ - 70€
1st Class
60€ - 75€
Train from Strasbourg to Mulhouse Ville
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
33€ - 38€
1st Class
28€ - 33€
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 Dijon
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
80€ - 150€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Dijon to Dole
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 35€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
23€ - 45€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Mulhouse to Dijon
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
55€ - 110€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Dole
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
90€ - 170€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Strasbourg to Mulhouse
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 65€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Dijon Ville to Dole Ville
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 20€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
7€ - 11€
Rail 1st Class
14€ - 20€
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
30€ - 70€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
30€ - 50€
Rail 1st Class
45€ - 70€
Train from Strasbourg to Mulhouse Ville
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
14€ - 35€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
14€ - 21€
Rail 1st Class
22€ - 35€
Bus operators
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 Madrid to Lyon Perrache
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
55€ - 70€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lyon Perrache to Dole-Choisey
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
11€ - 15€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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