There are 6 ways to get from Madrid to Villafranca del Bierzo by bus, train, night train, 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.

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Bus  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid - Estacion Sur to Villafranca del Bierzo

$30 - $55

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Chamartin to Astorga A
  2. Take the bus from Astorga to Villafranca del Bierzo

$64 - $90

Trenhotel  •  9 h 1 min

  1. Take the Trenhotel from Madrid-Chamartin to Ponferrada Atlantico

$76 - $105

Drive  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Villafranca del Bierzo 256.7 miles

$45 - $70

Fly to A Coruna, bus  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to A Coruna (LCG) MAD - LCG
  2. Take the bus from A Coruña to Villafranca del Bierzo

$70 - $230

Fly to Santiago de Compostela, bus  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) MAD - SCQ
  2. Take the bus from Casa Lorenzo to Lugo
  3. Take the bus from Lugo to Villafranca del Bierzo

$44 - $167

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The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Villafranca del Bierzo is to bus which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 5 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid to Villafranca del Bierzo is to drive which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 3 h 52 min.

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The distance between Madrid and Villafranca del Bierzo is 355 km. The road distance is 410.7 km.

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The bus from Madrid - Estacion Sur to Villafranca del Bierzo takes 5 h 22 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madrid - Estacion Sur and arriving at Villafranca del Bierzo. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 22 min.

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What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Villafranca del Bierzo, Spain?

ALSA operates a bus from Madrid to Villafranca del Bierzo every 4 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $55 and the journey takes 5 h 22 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to A Coruna
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $320
Flights from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $230
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to A Coruna
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $300
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $160
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Chamartin to Astorga
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
renfe.com
Night train from Madrid-Chamartin to Ponferrada
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Madrid - Estacion Sur to Villafranca del Bierzo
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Astorga to Villafranca del Bierzo
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
alsa.com
Bus from A Coruña to Villafranca del Bierzo
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Lugo to Villafranca del Bierzo
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $29
Website
alsa.com
Empresa Freire
Phone
+34 902 800 220
Email
infofreire@empresafreire.com
Website
empresafreire.com
Bus from Casa Lorenzo to Lugo
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $11
Schedules at
empresafreire.com
Transporte de Galicia
Website
tmg.xunta.gal
Bus from Casa Lorenzo to Lugo
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
tmg.xunta.gal

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