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

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Train, bus via Valencia  •  4h 48m

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Valencia Joaquin Sorolla Ave / ...
  2. Take the bus from Valencia - Ave Estacion Interm to Javea

36€ - 93€

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  5h 24m

  1. Take the rideshare from Madrid to Xàbia 452.2 km

25€

6 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5h 22m

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Gandia Ic
  2. Take the bus from Gandia to Javea

34€ - 44€

Bus  •  6h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Madrid Estacion Sur to Javea

40€ - 55€

Bus via Gandia  •  7h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Gandia Auto Res Express

34€ - 44€

Drive  •  4h 26m

  1. Drive from Madrid to Xàbia 452.3 km

40€ - 65€

Fly to Valencia, train, bus  •  6h 21m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Valencia (VLC) MAD - VLC
  2. Take the train from Valencia-Estacio Del Nord to Gandía
  3. Take the bus from Gandia to Javea

Fly to Alicante, bus  •  6h 50m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Alicante (ALC) MAD - ALC
  2. Take the bus from Alicante Airport to Benidorm
  3. Take the bus from Benidorm to Javea

48€ - 166€

Madrid → Xàbia
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Xàbia is 112.

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The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Xàbia is to rideshare which costs 25€ and takes 5h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid to Xàbia is to drive which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 4h 26m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madrid Estacion Sur and arriving at Javea. Services depart twice a week, and operate Friday. The journey takes approximately 6h 30m.

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The distance between Madrid and Xàbia is 378 km. The road distance is 452.3 km.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Xàbia without a car is to train and bus via Valencia which takes 4h 48m and costs 35€ - 95€.

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It takes approximately 4h 48m to get from Madrid to Xàbia, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Madrid Airport to Valencia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Madrid to Xàbia is 452 km. It takes approximately 4h 26m to drive from Madrid to Xàbia.

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  • Distance: 377.9 km
  • Duration: 4h 48m

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

ALSA operates a bus from Madrid Estacion Sur to Javea twice a week. Tickets cost 40€ - 55€ and the journey takes 6h 30m.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Valencia
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 140€
Flights from Madrid to Alicante
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 220€
Flights from Madrid to Alicante via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
40€ - 220€
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Valencia
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
22€ - 170€
Flights from Madrid to Alicante
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 320€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Madrid to Valencia via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 180€
Flights from Madrid to Alicante via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
40€ - 220€
Train operators
Renfe AVE
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Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Valencia Joaquin Sorolla
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 80€
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
40€ - 55€
Promo+
45€ - 49€
Flexible
60€ - 80€
Renfe Viajeros

Spain's excellent and extensive rail system connects cities across Spain and into neighbouring countries. Renfe's high-speed AVE trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. All medium- and long-distance trains require a seat reservation; ticket sales for these trains usually open 30-60 days before travel. Most Renfe trains have two classes: Turista (2nd class) and Preferente (1st class), although some AVE trains offer Turista Plus. There is free WiFi for Preferente passengers and for those with a +Renfe loyalty card.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Valencia Joaquin Sorolla
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Gandia
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
29€ - 40€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Renfe Cercanias

This regional commuter train system (also known as Cercanías) connects Barcelona with Catalonia and the Barcelona metropolitan area, including popular destinations like Sitges and the Costa Brava. The network of routes mostly runs overground and connects to many Barcelona metro and bus stations. Trains run frequently, and tickets can be bought at station ticket machines on the day of travel. Two children per adult (up to 6 years) can travel for free. If you’re arriving or departing Barcelona on a domestic AVE or long-distance train, check your ticket for a 5-digit Combinado Cercanias code, which is redeemable for a free local ticket from the ticket machines.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 (0) 902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Valencia-Estacio Del Nord to Gandía
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Renfe Cercanias
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. 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 Valencia - Ave Estacion Interm to Javea
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Gandia to Javea
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
5€ - 8€
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Madrid Estacion Sur to Javea
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Alicante Airport to Benidorm
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Benidorm to Javea
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
5€ - 8€
Website
alsa.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Madrid to Xàbia
Ave. Duration
5h 24m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
25€
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Air Europa, Vueling Airlines and Iberia offer flights from Madrid Airport to Valencia Airport.

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There are 965+ hotels available in Xàbia. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Madrid and Xàbia. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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