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There are 7 ways to get from Madrid to Vera by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Spanish Railways AVE, bus  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Alacant-Terminal Ave / ...
  2. Take the bus from Elche to Vera

$86 - $121

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Bus via Murcia  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid Estacion Sur to Murcia
  2. Take the bus from Murcia to Vera

$51 - $77

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Train Spanish Railways (RENFE), bus  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Atocha Cercanías to Lorca-Sutullena Ic
  2. Take the bus from Lorca to Vera

$78 - $102

Bus BusbamSL  •  10 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Almería Vac-216
  2. Take the bus from Almeria to Vera Vac-228

$53 - $76

Drive  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Vera 327.8 miles

$60 - $90

Fly to Almeria, bus  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Almeria (LEI) MAD - LEI
  2. Take the bus from Almeria to Vera

$102 - $330

Fly to Alicante, bus  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Alicante (ALC) MAD - ALC
  2. Take the bus from Elche to Vera

$66 - $230

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The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Vera is to bus which costs 40€ - 70€ and takes 7 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid to Vera is to fly and bus which costs 85€ - 290€ and takes 4 h 31 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Madrid to Vera. However, there are services departing from Madrid Estacion Sur and arriving at Vera via Murcia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 50 min.

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The distance between Madrid and Vera is 387 km. The road distance is 524.5 km.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Vera without a car is to train and bus which takes 7 h 6 min and costs 70€ - 110€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 6 min to get from Madrid to Vera, including transfers.

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Madrid to Vera bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Madrid Estacion Sur station.

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The quickest flight from Madrid Airport to Almeria Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Madrid to Vera bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Vera station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Madrid to Vera is 524 km. It takes approximately 5 h 9 min to drive from Madrid to Vera.

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  • Distance: 241.6 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 6 min

What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Vera, Andalusia, Spain?

You can take a bus from Madrid to Vera via Murcia in around 7 h 50 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Almeria
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Flights from Madrid to Alicante
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Alicante
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $300
Train operators
Spanish Railways AVE
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-Atocha Cercanías to Lorca-Sutullena
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Website
renfe.com
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 Elche to Vera
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Lorca to Vera
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Madrid Estacion Sur to Murcia
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Murcia to Vera
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Almeria to Vera
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
alsa.com
BusbamSL
Phone
902 22 72 72
Email
atencionaclientes@busbam.com
Website
busbam.com
Bus from Madrid to Almería
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$32 - $35
Schedules at
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Bus from Almería to Vera
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$32 - $35
Schedules at
busbam.com

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Iberia offers flights from Madrid Airport to Almeria Airport.

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Book your Madrid to Vera bus tickets online with ALSA and ALSA.

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There are 463+ hotels available in Vera. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Madrid Airport is to train which takes 22 min and costs 1€ - 3€.

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