There are 4 ways to get from Rota to Córdoba by bus, train or car

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

Bus, train  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Rota to El Puerto De Santa Maria
  2. Take the train from Puerto de S Maria to Sevilla Santa Justa A / ...
  3. Take the train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Cordoba Central Ave / ...

$44 - $69

Cheapest option

Bus Socibus  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Santa Maria to Córdoba

$14 - $20

2 alternative options

Bus ALSA  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Rota to Seville M-905
  2. Take the bus from Seville to Cordoba

$33 - $52

Drive  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Rota to Córdoba 158.8 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Rota to Córdoba. However, there are services departing from Rota and arriving at Córdoba via Puerto Santa Maria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 30 min.

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The distance between Rota and Córdoba is 199 km. The road distance is 254.1 km.

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The best way to get from Rota to Córdoba without a car is to bus and train which takes 3 h 7 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 7 min to get from Rota to Córdoba, including transfers.

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Rota to Córdoba bus services, operated by Socibus, depart from Puerto Santa Maria station.

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Rota to Córdoba bus services, operated by Socibus, arrive at Córdoba station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rota to Córdoba is 254 km. It takes approximately 2 h 44 min to drive from Rota to Córdoba.

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There are 685+ hotels available in Córdoba. Prices start at $42 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Rota to Córdoba.
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  • Distance: 124.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 7 min

What companies run services between Rota, Spain and Córdoba, Spain?

Socibus operates a bus from Rota to Córdoba 3 times a day. Tickets cost $12 - $16 and the journey takes 3 h.

Train operators
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 Puerto de S Maria to Sevilla Santa Justa
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
renfe.com
Spanish Railways AVE
Bus operators
Transportes Bahia de Cadiz
Phone
+34 (0) 955 038 665
Website
siu.cmtbc.es
Bus from Rota to El Puerto De Santa Maria
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
siu.cmtbc.es
Socibus
Website
socibus.es
Bus from Puerto Santa Maria to Córdoba
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
socibus.es
Book at
compra.socibus.es
Transportes Comes
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 Seville to Cordoba
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
alsa.com

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