Cheap bus tickets from Cologne to Madrid

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Cheapest

£73

Average

£73

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Cologne to Madrid will cost around £ 73 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 73.

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23:00Köln, Köln Bonn Airport34h55 09:55Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T4
1 changes
£731One-way
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23:00Köln, Köln Bonn Airport35h30 10:30Madrid
1 changes
£731One-way

Bus Timetable Cologne to Madrid

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23:00Köln, Köln Bonn Airport34h55 09:55Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T4
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23:00Köln, Köln Bonn Airport35h30 10:30Madrid
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29 Jan
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£91Ryanair
Sun
30 Jan
£59BlaBlaCar Bus
£318Lufthansa
Mon
31 Jan
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£318Lufthansa Cityline
Tue
1 Feb
£70Flixbus
£22Ryanair
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2 Feb
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£269Lufthansa
Thu
3 Feb
£56BlaBlaCar Bus
£11Ryanair
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4 Feb
£60BlaBlaCar Bus
£137Lufthansa Cityline
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5 Feb
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£26Ryanair
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6 Feb
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£186Lufthansa
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7 Feb
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£123Lufthansa
Tue
8 Feb
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10 Feb
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£19Ryanair
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11 Feb
£50BlaBlaCar Bus
£158Lufthansa
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12 Feb
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£9Ryanair
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13 Feb
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14 Feb
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Bus times from Cologne to Madrid

Showing times and prices for 29 Jan

Fastest Journey

1d 10 h 55 m

Average

1d 11 h 12 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

1430 km

It's difficult to get from Cologne to Madrid without changing at least once.

Fastest
23:00Köln, Köln Bonn Airport34h55 09:55Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T4
1 changes
£731One-way
2nd Fastest
23:00Köln, Köln Bonn Airport35h30 10:30Madrid
1 changes
£731One-way

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Overview: Coach from Cologne to Madrid

distanceDistance886 miles (1429 km)
durationAverage coach duration27 h 35 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£69 (€79)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesEurolines France or Eurolines Germany

Coaches from Cologne to Madrid cover the 886 miles (1429 km) long journey taking on average 27 h 35 min with our travel partners like Eurolines France or Eurolines Germany. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £69, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £56. Travellers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.

Travel Tips: Coach to Madrid from Cologne

Take the bus to Madrid easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Cologne to Madrid.
FAQs

Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for coaches to Madrid from Cologne?

Travel by coach between Cologne, Germany and Madrid, Spain is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Madrid from Cologne restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Spain from Cologne?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

What are the safety rules to follow in Madrid, Spain?

The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 27/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach from Cologne to Madrid closer to your date of departure here.

What restrictions are there on reentering Germany from Madrid, Spain?

The current restriction level for your return trip by coach from Madrid to Cologne is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Germany from Spain?

Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Madrid?

What are the entry requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What are the safety rules to follow in Cologne, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last verified on 27/01/2022. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Madrid to Cologne coach here.

What is the price of the cheapest coach from Cologne to Madrid?

Omio customers have found cheap coach tickets to Madrid from Cologne for as low as £56  for the next 7 days.

What is the average cost of a coach from Cologne to Madrid?

If you’re looking to purchase tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Cologne to Madrid coach prices are on average £69  one way.

How many miles is it from Cologne to Madrid by coach?

The coach distance from Cologne to Madrid is around 886 miles (1429 km).

How many hours does it take from Cologne to Madrid by coach?

While the time it takes to travel 886 miles (1429 km) between Cologne and Madrid can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the coach duration from Cologne to Madrid is on average 27 h 35 min.

What station does the Cologne to Madrid coach leave from? Which Madrid coach station do I come into from Cologne?

Some of the Cologne coach stations to Madrid you can start your journey from include Köln, Köln Bonn Airport and Cologne, Siegburger Street (Access Tankstelle). Similarly, some of the arrival coach stations in Madrid include Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83, Madrid, Estación de Moncloa and Madrid, Méndez Álvaro - Terminal.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Köln Hbf   and arriving in Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.

Where is the coach station in Cologne to go to Madrid? Where is the coach station in Madrid located?

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their coaches from Köln Hbf and need to travel around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from the city centre to get to this coach station.

Passengers arriving in Madrid most often arrive at Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83 and need to travel around 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from this coach station to the city centre.

Which coach companies can get me from Cologne to Madrid?

If you're looking for coaches from Cologne to Madrid, you can rely on Eurolines France or Eurolines Germany to get you to Madrid. It's also good to check out all possible coach companies for the Cologne to Madrid route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

When can I take the first coach from Cologne to Madrid? When can I take the last coach for the day?

The earliest coach departing from Cologne to Madrid leaves at 05: 15. The last coach departing from Cologne to Madrid leaves at 22: 00. You can find the latest Cologne to Madrid coach schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

How far in advance should I buy coach tickets from Cologne to Madrid for the best deals?

If you book Cologne to Madrid coach tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £69. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for coaches to Madrid from Cologne. Look out for coach tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.