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Madrid to Santiago de Compostela bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$36.84
Shortest Duration20h 15m
Trips per day2
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How to book cheap bus tickets from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela were $36.84.

How long is the bus ride from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela?

The distance between Madrid and Santiago de Compostela is approximately 302.41 miles, or 486.55 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 20 hours and 32 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 20 hours and 15 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela by bus is usually on Thursday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Thursday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

FlixBus from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela has the most daily schedules

On average there are 2 scheduled bus trips per day. FlixBus has the most regularly scheduled departures from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela, with an average of 2 trips per day and 2 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela. Of the 2 trips there all of the schedules require a connection as there are no direct trips. A connection will generally require disembarking from the bus and boarding another bus to complete your trip.

1 carriers offer Madrid to Santiago de Compostela bus trips

FlixBus

Book FlixBus from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela from $36.84. There are 2 trips per day offered by FlixBus from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela and you can expect on average to pay $36.84 for a FlixBus ticket to Santiago de Compostela. In Madrid, FlixBus departs to Santiago de Compostela from Adolfo Suárez Madrid-Barajas Airport, Terminal 4 and one other station. In Santiago de Compostela, FlixBus arrives at Rua de Anxo Casal,

An average trip on FlixBus from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela takes 20 hours and 33 minutes, while the fastest available FlixBus trip will get you to Santiago de Compostela in 20 hours and 15 minutes,

Restroom
WiFi
Meal
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Beverage
Avg. Time
20h 33m
Avg. Price
$36.84
Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 2 stations that have bus departures from Madrid. Most bus trips to Santiago de Compostela will depart from:
  • Central Bus Station
  • Adolfo Suárez Madrid-Barajas Airport, Terminal 4
Bus trips arrive in Santiago de Compostela at 1 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Santiago de Compostela for trips arriving from Madrid:
  • Rua de Anxo Casal