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There are 8 ways to get from Madrid to Villefort by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  9h 40m

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Barcelona-Sants Ave
  2. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Nimes Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Nimes to Villefort Ter

€138 - €238

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Fly to Marseille, drive  •  6h 39m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Marseille (MRS) MAD - MRS
  2. Drive from Marseille to Villefort

€50 - €144

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Bus  •  17h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Nîmes N738 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Nîmes to Villefort Cfclni / ...

€55 - €68

Bus via Madrid  •  18h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Nimes
  2. Take the bus from Nîmes to Villefort Cfclni / ...

€87 - €119

Drive  •  10h 35m

  1. Drive from Madrid to Villefort 1070.8 km

€120 - €180

Fly to Montpellier, train  •  11h 7m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Montpellier (MPL) MAD - MPL
  2. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Nimes
  3. Take the train from Nimes to Villefort

€117 - €341

Fly to Lyon, train  •  8h 46m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Lyon (LYS) MAD - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV to Nîmes
  3. Take the train from Nimes to Villefort

€148 - €329

Fly to Toulouse, train  •  10h 30m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Toulouse (TLS) MAD - TLS
  2. Take the train from Toulouse Matabiau to Nimes
  3. Take the train from Nimes to Villefort

€99 - €297

Madrid to Villefort by train

The train journey time between Madrid and Villefort is around 12h 20m and covers a distance of around 1095 km. The fastest train normally takes 9h 18m. Operated by Renfe AVE, Renfe SNCF, SNCF and others, the Madrid to Villefort train service departs from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha and arrives in Villefort. Typically 18 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
12h 20m
Fastest train time:
9h 18m
Train distance:
1095 km
Trains per week:
18
Cheapest price:
€121
Carbon emissions:
57 kg CO2

First and last trains

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

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Madrid to Villefort train schedules

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

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

The social distance requirement in Villefort is 1 metre.

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The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Villefort is to bus which costs €50 - €70 and takes 17h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid to Villefort is to fly and drive which costs €50 - €150 and takes 6h 39m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Madrid to Villefort. However, there are services departing from Madrid and arriving at Villefort via Parnasse and Nîmes. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 7m.

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No, there is no direct train from Madrid to Villefort. However, there are services departing from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha and arriving at Villefort via Barcelona-Sants and Nimes. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 40m.

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The distance between Madrid and Villefort is 769 km. The road distance is 1070.8 km.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Villefort without a car is to train which takes 9h 40m and costs €130 - €240.

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It takes approximately 9h 40m to get from Madrid to Villefort, including transfers.

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Madrid to Villefort bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Madrid station.

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Madrid to Villefort train services, operated by Renfe AVE, depart from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha station.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Villefort is to train which takes 9h 40m and costs €130 - €240. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €50 - €70 and takes 17h 7m.

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Map of how to get from Madrid to Villefort.
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  • Distance: 769.4 km
  • Duration: 9h 40m

What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Villefort, Occitanie, France?

You can take a train from Madrid to Villefort via Barcelona-Sants and Nimes in around 9h 40m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Madrid to Villefort via Nîmes, Parnasse, Quatrefages, and Nîmes in around 17h 7m.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €240
Flights from Madrid to Marseille via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €240
Flights from Madrid to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €160
Flights from Madrid to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €240
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Madrid to Montpellier via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €340
Flights from Madrid to Montpellier via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€85 - €280
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€18 - €120
Flights from Madrid to Marseille via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€18 - €120
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Madrid to Marseille via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
€45 - €240
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Madrid to Montpellier via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €310
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Madrid to Montpellier via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €320
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Madrid to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€40 - €160
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Madrid to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€40 - €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 Nimes
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Nimes
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€27 - €40
Website
renfe-sncf.com
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 Nimes to Villefort
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€13 - €30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€13 - €19
Rail 1st Class
€20 - €30
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Nimes
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€7 - €21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€7 - €12
Rail 1st Class
€14 - €21
Train from Toulouse Matabiau to Nimes
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€35 - €70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€35 - €50
Rail 1st Class
€45 - €70
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 Nîmes to Villefort
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€30 - €60
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€70 - €130
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€85 - €150
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 Montpellier Saint-Roch to Nimes
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€18 - €30
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€25 - €30
1st Class
€18 - €22
Train from Toulouse Matabiau to Nimes
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€55 - €70
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€55 - €65
1st Class
€55 - €70
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 Nîmes
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€45 - €60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are 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 Madrid to Nimes
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€75 - €110
Website
alsa.com

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Madrid to Villefort bus services, operated by Swiss PostAuto, arrive at Villefort station.

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Madrid to Villefort train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Villefort station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Madrid to Villefort is 1071 km. It takes approximately 10h 35m to drive from Madrid to Villefort.

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