There are 9 ways to get from Spain to France by plane, train, bus 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.

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Fly Madrid to Toulouse  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Toulouse (TLS) MAD - TLS

$22 - $97

8 alternative options

Fly Barcelona to Nice  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Nice (NCE) BCN - NCE

$41 - $151

Fly Barcelona to Lyon  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Lyon (LYS) BCN - LYS

$46 - $187

Fly Barcelona to Marseille  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Marseille (MRS) BCN - MRS

$33 - $180

Fly Barcelona to Nantes  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Nantes (NTE) BCN - NTE

$54 - $239

Train  •  10 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants Ave
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv

$280 - $345

Bus Ouibus  •  17 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid - Avénida de America to Paris City Center - Bercy Ouibus

$50 - $70

Bus FlixBus  •  18 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Paris, Paris 793

$77 - $129

Drive  •  12 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Paris 794.1 miles

$170 - $250

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Spain to France is to fly which costs 19€ - 85€ and takes 4 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Spain to France is to fly which takes 4 h 1 min and costs 28€ - 160€.

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The distance between Spain and France is 875 km. The road distance is 1271 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 33 min to get from Spain to France, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Spain to France. However, there are services departing from Cibeles and arriving at Notre-Dame - Quai De Montebello via Madrid - Avénida de America and Gare De Bercy - Popb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 52 min.

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What companies run services between Spain and France?

Iberia, Ryanair and Vueling Airlines fly from Madrid to Toulouse every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Madrid to Paris via Atocha-Renfe, Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Barcelona Sants, Paris Gare de Lyon, and Gare de Lyon in around 10 h 48 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,300
Flights from Madrid to Toulouse via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Barcelona to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Barcelona to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Flights from Barcelona to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $230
Flights from Barcelona to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $470
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Madrid to Toulouse via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Barcelona to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Barcelona to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Flights from Barcelona to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $230
Flights from Barcelona to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $470
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Barcelona to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Barcelona to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$17 - $140
Train operators
Spanish Railways AVE
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
renfe.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$260 - $400
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Madrid - Avénida de America to Paris City Center - Bercy
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Madrid to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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