• Our partners include:

  • RailEurope
  • Deutsche Bahn
  • Trenitalia
  • SNCF
  • Flixbus
  • RENFE
  • Ouibus
  • BlaBlaCar
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner

There are 4 ways to get from Zaragoza to Madrid by train, bus, rideshare 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

Train  •  1h 19m

  1. Take the train from Zaragoza Delicias to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave / ...

$45 - $65

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  3h 44m

  1. Take the rideshare from Saragosse to Madrid 196.9 miles

$14 - $27

2 alternative options

Bus  •  4h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Zaragoza to Madrid

$27 - $45

Drive  •  3h 12m

  1. Drive from Zaragoza to Madrid 196.9 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zaragoza to Madrid is to rideshare which costs 12€ - 23€ and takes 3h 44m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Zaragoza to Madrid is to train which costs 40€ - 55€ and takes 1h 19m.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zaragoza and arriving at Madrid. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 15m.

More details

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Zaragoza Delicias and arriving at Madrid-Puerta de Atocha. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 19m.

More details

The distance between Zaragoza and Madrid is 274 km. The road distance is 315 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Zaragoza to Madrid without a car is to train which takes 1h 19m and costs 40€ - 55€.

More details

The train from Zaragoza Delicias to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha takes 1h 19m including transfers and departs hourly.

More details

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

More details

Zaragoza to Madrid train services, operated by Spanish Railways AVE, depart from Zaragoza Delicias station.

More details

The best way to get from Zaragoza to Madrid is to train which takes 1h 19m and costs 40€ - 55€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 23€ - 40€ and takes 4h 15m.

Mode details

Map of how to get from Zaragoza to Madrid.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 171.3 miles
  • Duration: 1h 19m

What companies run services between Zaragoza, Spain and Madrid, Spain?

Spanish Railways AVE operates a train from Zaragoza to Madrid hourly. Tickets cost $45 - $65 and the journey takes 1h 19m. Alternatively, ALSA operates a bus from Zaragoza to Madrid every 4 hours. Tickets cost $27 - $45 and the journey takes 4h 15m. HIFE S.A. also services this route twice daily.

Train operators
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 Zaragoza to Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
alsa.com
HIFE S.A.
Phone
+34 (0) 902119814
Email
hife@hife.es
Website
hife.es
Bus from Zaragoza to Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
hife.es
Book at
movelia.es
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar.es
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Saragosse to Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Book at
blablacar.es

Want to know more about travelling around Spain

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

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

More details

Zaragoza to Madrid train services, operated by Spanish Railways AVE, arrive at Madrid-Puerta de Atocha station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Zaragoza to Madrid is 315 km. It takes approximately 3h 12m to drive from Zaragoza to Madrid.

Get driving directions

Book your Zaragoza to Madrid train tickets online with Loco2.

Search and book

Book your Zaragoza to Madrid bus tickets online with ALSA.

Search and book

There are 3944+ hotels available in Madrid. Prices start at $54 USD per night.

More details

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

Read Rome2rio's guide to Blablacar