There are 11 ways to get from Strasbourg to Madrid 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 from Strasbourg  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Strasbourg (SXB) to Madrid (MAD) SXB - MAD

$112 - $338

Cheapest option

Train to Basel, fly  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to St-Louis (Haut-Rhin)
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Madrid (MAD) BSL - MAD

$75 - $253

9 alternative options

Train to Stuttgart, fly  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Madrid (MAD) STR - MAD

$115 - $302

Train to Luxembourg, fly  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to Luxembourg
  2. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Madrid (MAD) LUX - MAD

$94 - $258

Train, train to Zurich, fly  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  3. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Madrid (MAD) ZRH - MAD

$115 - $339

Train  •  12 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to Nîmes Tgv
  2. Take the train from Nîmes to Barcelona Sants Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave / ...

$279 - $362

Train via Gare De L'est  •  13 h 10 min

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

$367 - $470

Bus ALSA  •  25 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Estrasburgo to Logroño
  2. Take the bus from Logroño to Madrid

$99 - $167

Bus Eurolines CH  •  31 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Basel, Basel central station N11 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Basel to Madrid

$133 - $222

Bus  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the bus from Estrasburgo to Madrid

$110 - $180

Drive  •  16 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Strasbourg to Madrid 1023.9 miles

$220 - $320

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The cheapest way to get from Strasbourg to Madrid is to train and fly which costs 60€ - 220€ and takes 6 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Strasbourg to Madrid is to fly which costs 95€ - 290€ and takes 5 h 12 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Estrasburgo and arriving at Madrid. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 2 days 0 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Strasbourg to Madrid. However, there are services departing from Strasbourg and arriving at Madrid-Puerta de Atocha via Nîmes and Barcelona Sants. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 48 min.

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The distance between Strasbourg and Madrid is 1282 km. The road distance is 1638.2 km.

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The best way to get from Strasbourg to Madrid without a car is to train which takes 12 h 48 min and costs 230€ - 310€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 12 min to get from Strasbourg to Madrid, including transfers.

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Strasbourg to Madrid bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Estrasburgo station.

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Strasbourg to Madrid train services, operated by TGV, depart from Strasbourg station.

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The best way to get from Strasbourg to Madrid is to fly which takes 5 h 12 min and costs 95€ - 290€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 230€ - 310€ and takes 12 h 48 min, you could also bus, which costs 80€ - 150€ and takes 25 h 51 min.

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The quickest flight from Strasbourg Airport to Madrid Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 20 min.

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

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  • Distance: 801 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 12 min

What companies run services between Strasbourg, France and Madrid, Spain?

Iberia, Brussels Airlines and two other airlines fly from Strasbourg to Madrid 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Strasbourg to Madrid via Nîmes and Barcelona Sants in around 12 h 48 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Basel to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Stuttgart to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Luxembourg to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Luxembourg to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,800
Flights from Basel to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $600
Flights from Basel to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Stuttgart to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Stuttgart to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $390
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Madrid via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Basel to Madrid via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Flights from Stuttgart to Madrid via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Luxembourg to Madrid via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Basel to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Stuttgart to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Madrid via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Luxembourg to Madrid via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Zurich to Madrid via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Basel to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Stuttgart to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Basel to Madrid via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Madrid via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Luxembourg to Madrid via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $430
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $310
Flights from Luxembourg to Madrid via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $310
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Zurich to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Madrid via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Luxembourg to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $900
Train operators
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 Strasbourg to St-Louis (Haut-Rhin)
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $40
1st Class
$30 - $55
Train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Nîmes to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Strasbourg to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $85
Train from Strasbourg to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $170
1st Class
$190 - $290
Train from Nîmes to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $90
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$80 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $160
Train from Strasbourg to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$85 - $100
1st Class
$120 - $170
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$270 - $400
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Strasbourg to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
bahn.de
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 SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Spanish Railways AVE
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 Estrasburgo to Logroño
Ave. Duration
21 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Logroño to Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Estrasburgo to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 days 0 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
alsa.com
PLM Autocares
Phone
+34 902 14 41 74
Email
info@plmautocares.com
Website
plmautocares.com
Bus from Logroño to Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Schedules at
plmautocares.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 Strasbourg to Basel, Basel central station
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Basel to Madrid
Ave. Duration
26 h 41 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $200
Book at
eurolines.ch

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