London to Madrid coach

Cheap bus tickets from London to Madrid

Showing times and prices for 18 May

Cheapest

£58

Average

£86

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.

BlaBlaCar Bus
23:20London33h35 08:55Madrid
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£581One-way
BlaBlaCar Bus
22:20London34h10 08:30Madrid
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£581One-way
Flixbus
08:30London26h50 11:20Madrid
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£761One-way
Flixbus
08:00London27h20 11:20Madrid
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£781One-way
BlaBlaCar Bus
23:30London34h00 09:30Madrid
0 changes
£791One-way

Bus Timetable London to Madrid

Showing buses for tomorrow, Wednesday, 18 May
Flixbus
08:00London27h20 11:20Madrid
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Flixbus
08:30London26h50 11:20Madrid
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BlaBlaCar Bus
22:20London34h10 08:30Madrid
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BlaBlaCar Bus
22:30London33h25 07:55Madrid
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BlaBlaCar Bus
23:20London33h35 08:55Madrid
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BlaBlaCar Bus
23:30London34h00 09:30Madrid
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Bus times from London to Madrid

Showing times and prices for 18 May

Fastest Journey

1d 2 h 50 m

Average

1d 7 h 33 m

Buses per day

6

Distance

1264 km

Of the 6 buses that leave London for Madrid every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Flixbus
08:30London26h50 11:20Madrid
0 changes
£761One-way
Flixbus
08:00London27h20 11:20Madrid
0 changes
£781One-way
BlaBlaCar Bus
22:30London33h25 07:55Madrid
0 changes
£1671One-way
BlaBlaCar Bus
23:20London33h35 08:55Madrid
0 changes
£581One-way
BlaBlaCar Bus
23:30London34h00 09:30Madrid
0 changes
£791One-way

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Overview: Coach from London to Madrid

distanceDistance783 miles (1263 km)
durationAverage coach duration27 h 20 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£102 (€115)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesEurolines France, BlaBlaCar Bus, Alsa, Flixbus, Eurolines Switzerland or Ouibus

Coaches from London to Madrid cover the 783 miles (1263 km) long route taking on average 27 h 20 min with our travel partners like Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar Bus, Alsa, Flixbus, Eurolines Switzerland or Ouibus. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this route for as low as £79, but the average price of coach tickets is £102. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.

Coach companies: Alsa and FlixBus London to Madrid

Buy your official Alsa and FlixBus coach tickets to Madrid from London from £79 with Omio. Find coach times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient trip.

Alsa
FlixBus

Alsa is the main coach operator in Spain, a subsidiary of the UK coach operator National Express. Alsa offers a wide variety of national and international routes and transports more than 300 million passengers every year. Apart from the Standard fare, Alsa provides ticket types like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes for those looking to save money on coach journeys. While most travellers don’t mind travelling on normal coaches with basic services like toilets, free WiFi, footrests and onboard entertainment, some others may want to check out Alsa’s deluxe coaches like the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium, which provide more luxurious amenities on specific 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.

    • Average Price: £79

    Buses from London to Madrid

    The bus from London to Madrid is just over 785 miles. Buses from London to Madrid depart from Victoria Coach Station in London, and take you to Madrid-avda De America station, usually requiring two changes along the route. These are in Paris Gallieni, and also Area Suco. With an approximate journey time of 28 hours, Eurolines provide regular buses from London to Madrid, with departures on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and also Saturdays, first leaving at around 8:00 a.m.

    London

    London is a city full of endless things to do and see. Sightseeing tours of its iconic buildings are a must, taking in historic attractions such as the Tower of London, St Paul's Cathedral and Westminster Abbey. Family fun can be found at Madam Tussauds or try the exciting Harry Potter Studio Tour. Call in at Harrods and browse round the splendid world famous store. Or enjoy an evening at a West End theatre; see big productions and classic musicals.

    Madrid

    Spain's capital is a vibrant cosmopolitan city full of culture, historic architecture and a lively atmosphere day and night. Madrid is an art lovers mecca with a great artistic heritage: the city's Prado Museum houses some of the finest works of art in the world. The city centre has a number of unique Plaza's, such as Plaza de Colon and Plaza Mayor, that are a must for all visitors. With numerous restaurants, bars, discos and clubs the city has a thriving nightlife.

    Travel Tips: Coach to Madrid from London

    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 London to Madrid.
    FAQs

    Travel by coach between London, United Kingdom and Madrid, Spain is: Fully open.

    Is international entry into Madrid from London restricted?

    International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

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

    Entry Requirements:

    • Entry is allowed for fully vaccinated travellers or those who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months
    • Health screen upon arrival
    • 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 16/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach from London to Madrid closer to your date of departure here.

    The restriction level for your return coach to London, United Kingdom from Madrid is: Fully open.

    Is my return coach into London from Madrid restricted?

    International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Madrid?

    Conditions of reentry:

    • No COVID-19 testing required
    • No quarantine required

    What are the safety rules to follow in London, United Kingdom?

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

    • Social distancing required: metre (s) ( feet)
    • Face mask required: Regional advice

    Last checked on 16/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach to London from Madrid closer to your date of departure here.

    Omio customers have found the cheapest coaches from London to Madrid to cost as little as £79  in the next 7 days.
    If you’re looking to buy tickets for this journey in the next 7 days, you’ll find that London to Madrid coach prices are on average £102  one way.
    The distance from London to Madrid by coach is approximately 783 miles (1263 km).
    While the time it takes to travel 783 miles (1263 km) between London and Madrid can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the coach duration from London to Madrid is on average 27 h 20 min.

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

    Passengers booking this route most frequently board their coaches from London Victoria and need to travel around 1.8 miles (2.9 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 3 miles (4.9 km) from this coach station to the city centre.

    For the route from London to Madrid you can take a coach with Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar Bus, Alsa, Flixbus, Eurolines Switzerland or Ouibus. Be sure to check out all possible coach companies that offer services from London to Madrid on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    The earliest coach for this trip departs from London at 07: 30. The last coach leaves from London at 23: 30. Check Omio for the latest coach schedule from London to Madrid and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
    The price of a one way coach ticket from London to Madrid is on average £102 if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for coaches from all possible coach companies offering this journey. In general, you can find coach tickets from London to Madrid available a few months in advance.

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