There are 13 ways to get from Spain to Sweden by plane, 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

Fly Barcelona to Copenhagen  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Copenhagen (CPH) BCN - CPH

$64 - $281

Cheapest option

Fly Madrid to Copenhagen  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Copenhagen (CPH) MAD - CPH

$45 - $199

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Fly Barcelona to Gothenburg  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Gothenburg (GOT) BCN - GOT

$74 - $257

Fly Malaga to Copenhagen  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Malaga (AGP) to Copenhagen (CPH) AGP - CPH

$69 - $337

Fly Barcelona to Stockholm  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Stockholm (ARN) BCN - ARN

$71 - $248

Bus to Alicante, fly to Copenhagen  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Murcia to Alicante Airport
  2. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Copenhagen (CPH) ALC - CPH

$75 - $422

Bus, train  •  41 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Paris, Paris 793
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Copenhagen
  3. Take the train from København H to Lund Centralstation
  4. Take the train from Lund Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation

$207 - $403

Train, bus  •  47 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Chamartin to Valladolid Campo Grande A / ...
  2. Take the train from Valladolid Campo Grande to Hendaye Hot
  3. Take the train from Hendaye to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv
  4. Take the bus from Bordeaux to Malmö
  5. Take the train from Malmö Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation

$332 - $552

Bus  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Paris Gallieni
  2. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Stockholm

$247 - $375

Bus via Mendez Alvaro  •  2 days 6 h

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Paris
  2. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Stockholm

$269 - $396

Bus via Van Gogh  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the bus from Madrid - Avénida de America to Paris City Centre - Bercy Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Stockholm

$234 - $335

Drive, train  •  34 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Lörrach Hbf
  2. Take the train from Basel Bad Bf to Lüneburg Ice
  3. Drive from Lüneburg to Stockholm

$537 - $803

Drive  •  31 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Stockholm 2039.9 miles

$460 - $700

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The cheapest way to get from Spain to Sweden is to fly which costs 35€ - 170€ and takes 6 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Spain to Sweden is to fly which costs 50€ - 240€ and takes 5 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Spain to Sweden. However, there are services departing from Santo Domingo and arriving at Stockholm via Madrid and Paris Gallieni. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 6 h.

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The distance between Spain and Sweden is 2540 km. The road distance is 3263.9 km.

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The best way to get from Spain to Sweden without a car is to bus and train which takes 41 h 51 min and costs 170€ - 350€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 51 min to get from Spain to Sweden, including transfers.

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Spain to Sweden bus services, operated by Autocares Grupo Samar, depart from Madrid station.

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The best way to get from Spain to Sweden is to fly which takes 5 h 51 min and costs 50€ - 240€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 210€ - 320€ and takes 2 days 5 h.

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The quickest flight from Barcelona Airport to Copenhagen Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 50 min.

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Spain to Sweden bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Stockholm station.

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Map of how to get from Spain to Sweden.
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  • Distance: 1587.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 51 min

What companies run services between Spain and Sweden?

Primera Air, Vueling Airlines and 13 other airlines fly from Barcelona to Malmö hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Madrid to Stockholm via Madrid Nuevos Ministerios, Nuevos Ministerios, Intercambiador de Avenida de America, Madrid, and Paris Gallieni in around 2 days 5 h.

Airlines
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Barcelona to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Flights from Barcelona to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Flights from Madrid to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Flights from Madrid to Copenhagen via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Malaga to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Malaga to Copenhagen via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Malaga to Copenhagen via Aalborg
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Barcelona to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $460
Flights from Alicante to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Alicante to Copenhagen via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Alicante to Copenhagen via Oslo
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Barcelona to Copenhagen via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Barcelona to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Barcelona to Gothenburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Barcelona to Gothenburg via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Barcelona to Gothenburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Madrid to Copenhagen via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Madrid to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Malaga to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Barcelona to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Barcelona to Stockholm via Oslo
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Barcelona to Stockholm via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Alicante to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Alicante to Copenhagen via Oslo
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Alicante to Copenhagen via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Copenhagen via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Barcelona to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Barcelona to Gothenburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Barcelona to Gothenburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Madrid to Copenhagen via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Madrid to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Malaga to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Barcelona to Stockholm via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Barcelona to Stockholm via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Alicante to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Primera Air
Website
primeraair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Malaga to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Flights from Barcelona to Copenhagen via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Flights from Barcelona to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Barcelona to Gothenburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Madrid to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Madrid to Copenhagen via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Malaga to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Malaga to Copenhagen via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Barcelona to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $470
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Flights from Barcelona to Copenhagen via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Flights from Barcelona to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Madrid to Copenhagen via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Malaga to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Barcelona to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $470
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Barcelona to Copenhagen via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Barcelona to Gothenburg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Madrid to Copenhagen via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Barcelona to Stockholm via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Barcelona to Gothenburg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Madrid to Copenhagen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Barcelona to Stockholm via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Alicante to Copenhagen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from Madrid to Copenhagen via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from Malaga to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Flights from Malaga to Copenhagen via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Flights from Alicante to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $650
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Barcelona to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Barcelona to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $500
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Barcelona to Gothenburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Barcelona to Stockholm via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Barcelona to Stockholm via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Madrid to Copenhagen via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Barcelona to Copenhagen via Basel
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Barcelona to Gothenburg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Gothenburg via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Alicante to Copenhagen via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Train operators
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Lund Centralstation
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from København H to Lund Centralstation
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$9 - $14
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$14 - $19
2nd Class Refundable
$13 - $19
1st Class Refundable
$18 - $25
Train from Lund Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $120
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$50 - $75
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$85 - $120
2nd Class Refundable
$85 - $120
1st Class Refundable
$120 - $170
Train from Malmö Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$50 - $75
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$90 - $120
2nd Class Refundable
$90 - $130
1st Class Refundable
$120 - $180
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 Madrid-Chamartin to Valladolid Campo Grande
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
renfe.com
Train from Valladolid Campo Grande to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
renfe.com
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. 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 Hendaye to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Hendaye to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $95
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Train from Malmö Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
Snälltåget
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Lüneburg
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$150 - $230
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 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 Murcia to Alicante Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Madrid to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
alsa.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Madrid to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
17 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Bordeaux to Malmö
Ave. Duration
29 h 5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$180 - $260
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
34 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$180 - $260
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Madrid - Avénida de America to Paris City Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
17 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
Ouibus

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