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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22 h 20 m
22 h 51 m
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Of the 3 buses that leave Madrid for Nice every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Average coach duration||19 h 10 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£82 (€93)|
|Coach frequency||1 a day|
|Coach companies||Union Ivkoni International, Linebus, Ouibus, Alsa, BlaBlaCar, Flixbus, Eurolines France or Eurolines Switzerland|
Coaches from Madrid to Nice cover the 605 miles long route taking on average 19 h 10 min with our travel partners like Union Ivkoni International, Linebus, Ouibus, Alsa, BlaBlaCar, Flixbus, Eurolines France or Eurolines Switzerland. Normally, there is 1 coach operating per day, including direct 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 £82. Travellers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Nice, Boulevard Jacqueline Auriol Supérieur (Aéroport Terminal 2).
You can travel by coach from Madrid to Nice with Alsa and FlixBus for as low as £65. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.
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.
Madrid to Nice coach information with 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.
Travel between Madrid, Spain and Nice, France by coach is: Fully open.
International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
Conditions of entry:
When travelling in France, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 08/08/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach from Madrid to Nice before travelling.
The restriction level for your return coach to Madrid, Spain from Nice is: Fully open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 28/07/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach to Madrid from Nice closer to your date of departure here.
Some of the Madrid coach stations to Nice you can start your journey from include Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83, Madrid, Estación de Moncloa and Madrid, Méndez Álvaro - Terminal. Similarly, some of the arrival coach stations in Nice include Nice, Boulevard Jacqueline Auriol Supérieur (Aéroport Terminal 2), Nice, Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur (Terminal 1) and Nice, TGV.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arriving in Nice, Boulevard Jacqueline Auriol Supérieur (Aéroport Terminal 2).
Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their coaches from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and need to travel around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city centre to get to this coach station.
Passengers arriving in Nice most often arrive at Nice, Boulevard Jacqueline Auriol Supérieur (Aéroport Terminal 2) and need to travel around 4.3 miles (6.9 km) from this coach station to the city centre.
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