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.
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Of the 1 buses that leave Dortmund for Madrid every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||931 miles (1502 km)|
|Average coach duration||28 h|
|Average coach ticket price||£144 (€159)|
|Coach companies||Eurolines France, Alsa, Flixbus or Eurolines Germany|
Coaches from Dortmund to Madrid cover the 931 miles (1502 km) long route taking on average 28 h with our travel partners like Eurolines France, Alsa, Flixbus or Eurolines Germany. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £144, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £116. Travellers depart most frequently from Dortmund Hbf and arrive in Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.
Buy your official Alsa and FlixBus coach tickets from Dortmund to Madrid from £116 with Omio. Find coach times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular trip.
Alsa is the main provier of coach travel in Spain. As a subsidiary of the UK coach operator National Express, Alsa offers a plethora of regional, national and international routes and transports more than 300 million passengers per year. Alsa has an impressive fleet of coaches with different levels of comfort and amenities on offer. Aside from the Alsa Normal coach with free WiFi, toilets, footrests and entertainment on board, the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium coaches provide more luxurious services when travelling by road, depending on the specific route. Apart from the Standard ticket, Alsa offers other coach tickets like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes.
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost coach providers in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travellers in both continents the option to take a long-distance coach at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
Travel between Dortmund, Germany and Madrid, Spain by coach is: Fully open.
International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
All travellers in Spain must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 27/06/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach between Dortmund and Madrid as this information can change.
The current restriction level for your return trip by coach from Madrid to Dortmund is: Fully open
Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
What are the entry requirements?
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last verified on 27/06/2022. 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 Dortmund coach here.
When taking the coach to Madrid from Dortmund, you can choose to depart from coach stations like Dortmund, ZOB am Hbf, Dortmund, Hauptbahnhof and Dortmund Signal-Iduna-Park. Your trip can end in coach stations such as Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83, Madrid, Estación de Moncloa and Madrid, Méndez Álvaro - Terminal.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Dortmund Hbf and arrive in Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.
Passengers board their coach most frequently from Dortmund Hbf and travel around 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from the city centre to this coach station.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83 and need to travel approximately 3 miles (4.9 km) from the coach station to the city centre in Madrid.
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