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Barcelona to Madrid bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$43.37
Fastest time19h 35m
Trips per day1
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How to book cheap Barcelona to Madrid bus tickets?

The best way to get deals on bus tickets from Barcelona to Madrid is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Barcelona to Madrid were $43.37.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Barcelona to Madrid?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Barcelona to Madrid by bus is on Saturday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Thursday is when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the bus departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

FlixBus from Barcelona to Madrid has the most daily schedules

On average there is 1 bus trip per day. FlixBus has the most options for departures from Barcelona to Madrid, with an average of 1 trip per day and 11 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Barcelona to Madrid. Of the 1 trip there are 0 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

1 carriers offer Barcelona to Madrid bus trips


Book FlixBus from Barcelona to Madrid from $43.37. There are 1 FlixBus schedules from Barcelona to Madrid and you can expect on average to pay $100.75 for a FlixBus ticket to Madrid. In Barcelona, FlixBus departs to Madrid from Carrer d'Ali Bei 80 and no other station. In Madrid, FlixBus arrives at Central Bus Station and 1 other station.

An average trip on FlixBus from Barcelona to Madrid takes 19 hours and 59 minutes, while the fastest available FlixBus trip will get you to Madrid in 19 hours and 35 minutes,

On weekends, FlixBus offers 2 trips per day and you could expect to pay $102.92 for a weekend getaway trip to Madrid.

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Avg. Time
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Avg. Price
Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include one station that has bus departures from Barcelona. Most bus trips to Madrid will depart from Carrer d'Ali Bei 80.
  • Carrer d'Ali Bei 80
bus trips arrive in Madrid at 2 stations, depending on which bus line you are travelling with. Central Bus Station, Adolfo Suárez Madrid-Barajas Airport, Terminal 4 are the main bus stations in Madrid for trips arriving from Barcelona.
  • Central Bus Station
  • Adolfo Suárez Madrid-Barajas Airport, Terminal 4