Santander to Madrid bus

Tue, 28 May
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Cheap coach tickets from Santander to Madrid

Showing times and prices for 29 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap coach ticket from Santander to Madrid is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Alsa
17:305h30
Santander
23:00Madrid
£281One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
Alsa
16:006h45
Santander
22:45Madrid
£301One-way
1 change
Alsa
08:005h40
Santander
13:40Madrid
£351One-way
0 changes
Alsa
08:005h50
Santander
13:50Madrid
£351One-way
0 changes
Alsa
12:005h30
Santander
17:30Madrid
£351One-way
0 changes

Bus timetableSantander to Madrid

Showing buses for tomorrow, Wednesday, 29 May
Alsa Supra
00:455h45
Santander
06:30Madrid
0 changes
Alsa Supra
00:455h30
Santander
06:15Madrid
0 changes
Alsa
01:005h15
Santander
06:15Madrid
0 changes
Alsa
01:005h30
Santander
06:30Madrid
0 changes
Alsa
08:005h40
Santander
13:40Madrid
0 changes
Alsa
08:005h50
Santander
13:50Madrid
0 changes
Alsa
10:306h15
Santander
16:45Madrid
0 changes
Alsa
12:005h30
Santander
17:30Madrid
0 changes
Alsa
12:005h45
Santander
17:45Madrid
0 changes
Alsa Supra
15:305h00
Santander
20:30Madrid
0 changes
Alsa Supra
15:305h15
Santander
20:45Madrid
0 changes
Alsa
16:006h45
Santander
22:45Madrid
1 change
Alsa
17:305h30
Santander
23:00Madrid
0 changes
FlixBus
18:5518h25
Santander
13:20Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83
1 change

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Bus times from Santander to Madrid

Showing times and prices for 29 May

Fastest Journey

5 h

Average

6 h 33 m

Buses per day

14

Distance

339 km

Of the 14 buses that leave Santander for Madrid every day 12 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Alsa Supra
15:305h00
Santander
20:30Madrid
£381One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
Alsa
01:005h15
Santander
06:15Madrid
£351One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
Alsa Supra
15:305h15
Santander
20:45Madrid
£371One-way
0 changes
Alsa
12:005h30
Santander
17:30Madrid
£351One-way
0 changes
Alsa
17:305h30
Santander
23:00Madrid
£281One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Coach from Santander to Madrid

distanceDistance210 miles
durationAverage coach duration5 h 15 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£35 (€39)
frequencyCoach frequency12 a day
changesDirect coachYes, there are 4 direct coaches a day
carriersCoach companiesAlsa, Alsa Supra or BlaBlaCar

Coaches from Santander to Madrid cover the 210 miles long route taking on average 5 h 15 min with our travel partners like Alsa, Alsa Supra or BlaBlaCar. Normally, there are 12 coaches operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £35, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £19. Travellers depart most frequently from Santander, Aeropuerto De Santander and arrive in Madrid, Estación Sur de Autobuses.

Coach companies: Alsa, Alsa Supra and BlaBlaCar Santander to Madrid

You can travel by coach between Santander and Madrid with Alsa, Alsa Supra and BlaBlaCar for as low as £28. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

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.

Coach information from Santander to Madrid with Alsa:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 30 min
  • Cheapest Price: £28
  • Alsa frequency: 12 a day

FAQs: Santander to Madrid coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Santander to Madrid with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Santander to Madrid.
FAQs
Cheap coach tickets from Santander to Madrid can start from as little as £19 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Santander to Madrid is £35; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The coach time from Santander to Madrid is on average 5 h 15 min   for the 210 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go from Santander to Madrid by coach can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Santander to Madrid leaves at 10: 00. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Santander to Madrid leaves at 17: 55.
Yes, there are 4 direct coaches a day from Santander to Madrid with Alsa or Alsa Supra. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct coaches.
Take the Santander to Madrid coach with Alsa, Alsa Supra or BlaBlaCar. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the route from Santander to Madrid as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

When departing from Santander, you have various coach station options to start your route from including Santander, Aeropuerto De Santander, Santander and Santander, Estación de Autobuses. When arriving in Madrid, you can end your route in coach stations like Madrid, Estación Sur de Autobuses, Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T4 and Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Santander, Aeropuerto De Santander, which is located around 4.9 miles (7.9 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Madrid, Estación Sur de Autobuses, located 3.1 miles (5 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Santander to Madrid by coach is September.
You have options as you can travel to Madrid from Santander 3 different ways: coach, train or flight.

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