The cheapest buses from Madrid to Brussels

Showing times and prices for 28 Sep

Cheapest

£112

Average

£114

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 Madrid to Brussels will cost around £ 114 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 112.

Cheapest
15:30Madrid, Estación Sur25h00 16:30Bruxelles, Gare du Nord
1 changes
£1121One-way
Cheapest
15:30Madrid, Estación Sur24h35 16:05Brussels, Gare Du Midi
1 changes
£1121One-way
2nd Cheapest
20:40Madrid, Estación Sur22h55 19:35Bruxelles, Gare du Midi
1 changes
£1201One-way

Timetable Madrid to Brussels

Showing buses for tomorrow, Tue, 28 Sep
15:30Madrid, Estación Sur25h00 16:30Bruxelles, Gare du Nord
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15:30Madrid, Estación Sur24h35 16:05Brussels, Gare Du Midi
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20:40Madrid, Estación Sur22h55 19:35Bruxelles, Gare du Midi
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Tue
28 Sep
£112Flixbus
£96Brussels Airlines
Wed
29 Sep
£75Flixbus
£35Ryanair
Thu
30 Sep
£66Flixbus
£35Ryanair
Fri
1 Oct
£65Flixbus
£35Ryanair
Sat
2 Oct
£76Flixbus
£34Ryanair
Sun
3 Oct
£65Flixbus
£40Ryanair
Mon
4 Oct
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£56Ryanair
Tue
5 Oct
£47Flixbus
£23Ryanair
Wed
6 Oct
£56Flixbus
£15Ryanair
Thu
7 Oct
£58Flixbus
£35Ryanair
Fri
8 Oct
£65Flixbus
£103Air Europa
Sat
9 Oct
£45Flixbus
£83Ryanair
Sun
10 Oct
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£30Ryanair
Mon
11 Oct
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£23Ryanair
Tue
12 Oct
£41Flixbus
£23Ryanair
Wed
13 Oct
£38Flixbus
£12Ryanair
Thu
14 Oct
£38Flixbus
£12Ryanair
Fri
15 Oct
£42Flixbus
£21Ryanair
Sat
16 Oct
£40Flixbus
£15Ryanair
Sun
17 Oct
£42Flixbus
£30Ryanair

The fastest buses from Madrid to Brussels

Showing times and prices for 28 Sep

Fastest Journey

22 h 55 m

Average

1d 10 m

Buses per day

3

Distance

1316 km

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

Fastest
20:40Madrid, Estación Sur22h55 19:35Bruxelles, Gare du Midi
1 changes
£1201One-way
2nd Fastest
15:30Madrid, Estación Sur24h35 16:05Brussels, Gare Du Midi
1 changes
£1121One-way
15:30Madrid, Estación Sur25h00 16:30Bruxelles, Gare du Nord
1 changes
£1121One-way

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Coach Information from Madrid to Brussels

distanceDistance816 miles (1316 km)
durationAverage coach duration22 h 55 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£79 (€88)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesEurolines France, Flixbus, Eurolines Switzerland, Alsa or Ouibus

Coaches from Madrid to Brussels cover the 816 miles (1316 km) long route taking on average 22 h 55 min with our travel partners like Eurolines France, Flixbus, Eurolines Switzerland, Alsa or Ouibus. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this trip for as low as £65, but the average price of coach tickets is £79. Travellers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi).

Coach companies

Alsa between Madrid and Brussels

You can travel by coach between Madrid and Brussels with Alsa for as low as £65. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

Alsa

Alsa makes travelling by coach between Madrid and Brussels as smooth and easy as possible! As the leading operator for coach travel in Spain, Alsa is known for providing one of the most comfortable budget-friendly travel experiences. Find Alsa coach timetables and cheap coach tickets for the 816 miles (1316 km) trip from Madrid to Brussels with Omio. Not only does Alsa sell standard tickets for its multitude of national and regional routes, but it also provides travellers special offers like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible coach tickets on select routes. Omio can help you find the cheapest, fastest or earliest Madrid to Brussels coach ticket with Alsa to suit your needs.

On select routes you can choose which type of Alsa coach you want to travel on. Besides the normal coach with basic amenities like free WiFi, WCs, footrests and onboard entertainment, there are also the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium coaches which provide more deluxe amenities like leather seats, extra legroom and catering onboard amongst others.

Operator ticket policies for COVID

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Buses from Madrid to Brussels
Take the bus to Brussels 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 Madrid to Brussels.
FAQs
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my coach to Brussels from Madrid?

Travel between Madrid, Spain and Brussels, Belgium by coach is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Belgium from Spain?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Belgium from Madrid?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

What are the safety rules to follow in Brussels, Belgium?

When travelling in Belgium, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 26/09/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your coach between Madrid and Brussels before travelling.

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Brussels, Belgium to Madrid, Spain?

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

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

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

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

What are the entry requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • 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

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

Last verified on 27/09/2021. 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 Brussels to Madrid coach here.

How much does a cheap coach between Madrid and Brussels cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap coach to Brussels from Madrid for as little as £65  in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a coach ticket from Madrid to Brussels on average?
The Madrid to Brussels coach ticket price is on average £79  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next week.
How far is it from Madrid to Brussels by coach?
The Madrid to Brussels coach distance is approximately 816 miles (1316 km).
How long is the coach journey between Madrid and Brussels?
The Madrid to Brussels coach duration is on average 22 h 55 min, which is to be expected when travelling 816 miles (1316 km) between Madrid and Brussels. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
When travelling by coach from Madrid to Brussels, which coach station in Madrid do I depart from and which coach station in Brussels do I arrive in?

When taking a coach from Madrid, you have a couple of coach stations you can depart from including Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83, Madrid, Estación de Moncloa and Madrid, Méndez Álvaro - Terminal. When you arrive in Brussels, your coach can arrive in coach stations including Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi), Brussels, Boulevard Pachéco (Congrès) and Brussels, Gare Du Midi.

Omio customers travelling this route book their coaches from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha   to Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi).

Where is the coach station in Madrid? Where is the coach station in Brussels?

The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this route, called Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of Madrid.

The most popular arrival coach station, Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi), is located 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city centre of Brussels.

What coach companies go from Madrid to Brussels?
When taking a coach from Madrid to Brussels, you can count on Eurolines France, Flixbus, Eurolines Switzerland, Alsa or Ouibus for the best way to get you to Brussels. You can also check all possible coach companies who offer a service from Madrid to Brussels and compare the amenities they offer before buying a coach ticket.
When can I take the first coach from Madrid to Brussels? When can I take the last coach for the day?
You can take the first coach from Madrid to Brussels at 12: 00   or take the last coach from Madrid to Brussels leaving at 21: 30. Look for the latest Madrid Brussels coach schedule on Omio and book the best time to take the coach for this journey.
How early should I purchase Madrid to Brussels coach tickets to get the best deals?
You can find a coach from Madrid to Brussels to cost on average £79 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying coach tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Madrid to Brussels coach generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.