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There are 8 ways to get from Rota to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha by train, bus, rideshare, 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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Train  •  5h 34m

  1. Take the train from Puerto De Santa Maria to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha Alv

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  8h 7m

  1. Take the rideshare from Rota to Madrid 650.8 km

6 alternative options

Bus  •  9h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Jerez de la Frontera Bus Station to Madrid South Bus Station Madrid South Bus Station - San Fernando Av. del Cid

Bus via Madrid Estacion Sur  •  10h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Jerez De La Frontera to Madrid Estacion Sur

Drive  •  6h 24m

  1. Drive from Rota to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha 653.6 km

Bus to Jerez, fly  •  5h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Rota to El Puerto de Santa María
  2. Fly from Jerez (XRY) to Madrid (MAD) XRY - MAD

Bus, train to Sevilla, fly  •  6h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Rota to El Puerto de Santa María
  2. Take the train from Puerto De Santa Maria to Sevilla-Santa Justa
  3. Fly from Sevilla (SVQ) to Madrid (MAD) SVQ - MAD

Bus to Malaga, fly  •  7h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Jerez de la Frontera Bus Station to Malaga Central Bus Station
  2. Fly from Malaga (AGP) to Madrid (MAD) AGP - MAD

Rota to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha by bus

The bus journey time between Rota and Madrid-Puerta De Atocha is around 10h 15m and covers a distance of around 629 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 32m. The fastest bus normally takes 9h 21m. Operated by Transportes Comes, Transportes Bahia de Cadiz, Socibus and others, the Rota to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha bus service departs from Rota and arrives in Estación De Atocha. Typically nine buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average bus journey times

Time on bus:
8h 42m
Layover time:
1h 32m
Total time:
10h 15m

Bus route information

Fastest bus time:
9h 21m
Bus distance:
629 km
Buses per week:
9
Cheapest price:
€50
Carbon emissions:
78 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
08:00
Last bus departs at:
18:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Rota to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha bus schedules

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rota to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha is to rideshare which costs €33 - €35 and takes 8h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Rota to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha is to bus and fly which costs €50 - €180 and takes 5h 4m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rota to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha. However, there are services departing from Rota and arriving at Estación De Atocha via Jerez de la Frontera Bus Station and Méndez Álvaro - Estación Sur. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 24m.

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The distance between Rota and Madrid-Puerta De Atocha is 480 km. The road distance is 653.6 km.

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The best way to get from Rota to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha without a car is to train which takes 5h 34m and costs €35 - €50.

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It takes approximately 5h 34m to get from Rota to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha, including transfers.

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Rota to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha bus services, operated by Socibus, depart from Jerez de la Frontera Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Rota to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha is to train which takes 5h 34m and costs €35 - €50. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €45 - €70 and takes 9h 24m.

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The quickest flight from Jerez Airport to Madrid Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Rota to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha bus services, operated by Socibus, arrive at Madrid South Bus Station.

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Map of how to get from Rota to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha.
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  • Distance: 480.3 km
  • Duration: 5h 34m

What companies run services between Rota, Spain and Madrid-Puerta De Atocha, Spain?

Renfe Viajeros operates a train from Puerto De Santa Maria to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha 4 times a day. Tickets cost €35 - €45 and the journey takes 4h 4m. Alternatively, Socibus operates a bus from Jerez de la Frontera Bus Station to Madrid South Bus Station twice daily. Tickets cost €45 - €60 and the journey takes 7h 40m.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Jerez to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €240
Flights from Sevilla to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€30 - €120
Flights from Malaga to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €200
Flights from Malaga to Madrid via Melilla
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€45 - €200
Royal Air Maroc
Website
royalairmaroc.com
Flights from Sevilla to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€30 - €120
Flights from Malaga to Madrid via Tangier
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€140 - €900
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Malaga to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €190
Train operators
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
+34 91 232 03 20
Email
comunicacion@renfe.es
Website
renfe.com
Train from Puerto De Santa Maria to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€35 - €45
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Puerto De Santa Maria to Sevilla-Santa Justa
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€11 - €14
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Bus operators
Socibus
Phone
+34 915 304 417
Email
socibus@socibus.es
Website
socibusventas.es
Bus from Jerez de la Frontera Bus Station to Madrid South Bus Station
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€45 - €60
Website
Socibus
Bus from Jerez de la Frontera Bus Station to Malaga Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€17 - €22
Website
Socibus
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
Email
alsa@alsa.es
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Jerez De La Frontera to Madrid Estacion Sur
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Website
alsa.com
Transportes Bahia de Cadiz
Phone
+34 (0) 955 038 665
Website
siu.cmtbc.es
Bus from Rota to El Puerto de Santa María
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Schedules at
siu.cmtbc.es
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Rota to Madrid
Ave. Duration
7h 44m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€33 - €35
Book at
blablacar.es

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Yes, the driving distance between Rota to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha is 654 km. It takes approximately 6h 24m to drive from Rota to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha.

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Iberia offers flights from Jerez Airport to Madrid Airport.

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There are 1503+ hotels available in Madrid-Puerta De Atocha. Prices start at €87 per night.

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

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