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20 h 50 m
21 h 2 m
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It's difficult to get from Madrid to Paris without changing at least once.
|Average coach duration||15 h 50 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£125 (€141)|
|Coach frequency||3 a day|
|Direct coach||Yes, there are 2 direct coaches a day|
|Coach companies||Eurolines France, Ovanesovi Group, Ouibus, Alsa Supra, Eurolines Switzerland, Alsa Premium, BlaBlaCar Bus, Infobus, Alsa, Flixbus or BlaBlaCar|
Coaches from Madrid to Paris cover the 652 miles long trip taking on average 15 h 50 min with our travel partners like Eurolines France, Ovanesovi Group, Ouibus, Alsa Supra, Eurolines Switzerland, Alsa Premium, BlaBlaCar Bus, Infobus, Alsa, Flixbus or BlaBlaCar. Normally, there are 3 coaches operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £125, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £114. Travellers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine).
Buy your official Alsa, FlixBus and BlaBlaCar Bus coach tickets between Madrid and Paris from £114 with Omio. Find coach times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable trip.
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.
Madrid to Paris coach information with FlixBus:
BlaBlaCar Bus (formerly known as Ouibus or iDBUS) is a popular French coach provider from France operating long-distance services in 10 countries in Europe and connecting over 300 destinations. It is a subsidiary of the French car sharing service, BlaBlaCar. Standard amenities on BlaBlaCar Bus include toilets, air conditioning, USB and power outlets for charging phones, tablets and laptops during long coach journeys, extra legroom and adjustable seats. There is also free Wi-Fi available on select routes. The only ticket type from BlaBlaCar Bus is the Standard ticket, which allows each traveler to bring one cabin bag and up to two hold bags.
Travel between Madrid, Spain and Paris, France by coach is: Fully open.
International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
Conditions of entry:
All travellers in France must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 08/08/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach from Madrid to Paris as this information can change.
Return travel from France to Spain is: Fully open.
Entry into Spain is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 28/07/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your coach to Madrid from Paris.
Some of the Madrid coach stations to Paris 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 Paris include Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine), Paris, Place du Pantheon (Bibliothèque Sainte-Geneviève) and Paris, La Défense.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arriving in Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine).
The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this journey, called Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, is located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city centre of Madrid.
The most popular arrival coach station, Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine), is located 2.9 miles (4.6 km) away from the city centre of Paris.
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