The cheapest buses from Santiago de Compostela to Madrid

Showing times and prices for 18 Sep

Cheapest

£43

Average

£45

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 Santiago de Compostela to Madrid will cost around £ 45 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 43.

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05:45Santiago de Compostela9h15 15:00Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T4
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£431One-way
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10:45Santiago de Compostela10h15 21:00Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T4
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£431One-way
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05:45Santiago de Compostela8h10 13:55Madrid
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£431One-way
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10:45Santiago de Compostela9h45 20:30Madrid, Estación Sur
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£431One-way
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21:30Santiago de Compostela9h00 06:30Madrid, Estación Sur
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£431One-way

Timetable Santiago de Compostela to Madrid

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05:45Santiago de Compostela9h15 15:00Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T4
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05:45Santiago de Compostela8h10 13:55Madrid
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05:45Santiago de Compostela8h30 14:15Madrid, Estación Sur
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08:00Santiago de Compostela11h45 19:45Madrid, Estación Sur
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08:00Santiago de Compostela11h30 19:30Madrid
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10:45Santiago de Compostela10h15 21:00Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T4
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10:45Santiago de Compostela9h45 20:30Madrid, Estación Sur
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10:45Santiago de Compostela9h30 20:15Madrid
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14:15Santiago de Compostela8h10 22:25Madrid, Estación Sur
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14:15Santiago de Compostela7h55 22:10Madrid
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21:30Santiago de Compostela9h00 06:30Madrid, Estación Sur
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21:30Santiago de Compostela9h30 07:00Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T4
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Fri
17 Sep
£48Renfe
£43Alsa
£86Iberia Express
Sat
18 Sep
£53Renfe
£43Alsa
£88Ryanair
Sun
19 Sep
£78Renfe
£43Alsa
£163Vueling
Mon
20 Sep
£48Renfe
£43Alsa
£142Vueling
Tue
21 Sep
£43Renfe
£43Alsa
£72Ryanair
Wed
22 Sep
£37Renfe
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Thu
23 Sep
£48Renfe
£40Flixbus
£42Ryanair
Fri
24 Sep
£48Renfe
£43Alsa
£125Iberia Express
Sat
25 Sep
£48Renfe
£43Alsa
£63Ryanair
Sun
26 Sep
£48Renfe
£40Flixbus
£79Iberia Express
Mon
27 Sep
£48Renfe
£43Alsa
£53Ryanair
Tue
28 Sep
£37Renfe
£43Alsa
£20Ryanair
Wed
29 Sep
£32Renfe
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Thu
30 Sep
£37Renfe
£43Alsa
£24Ryanair
Fri
1 Oct
£43Renfe
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Sat
2 Oct
£48Renfe
£43Alsa
£39Ryanair
Sun
3 Oct
£43Renfe
£40Flixbus
£86Iberia Express
Mon
4 Oct
£37Renfe
£43Alsa
£24Ryanair
Tue
5 Oct
£32Renfe
£43Alsa
£19Ryanair
Wed
6 Oct
£27Renfe
£40Flixbus
£19Ryanair
Thu
7 Oct
£27Renfe
£40Flixbus
£10Ryanair

The fastest buses from Santiago de Compostela to Madrid

Showing times and prices for 18 Sep

Fastest Journey

7 h 55 m

Average

9 h 26 m

Buses per day

12

Distance

487 km

Of the 12 buses that leave Santiago de Compostela for Madrid every day 10 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 487 km distance in an average of 9 h 26 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 7 h 55 m .

The slowest buses will take 11 h 45 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
14:15Santiago de Compostela7h55 22:10Madrid
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£531One-way
2nd Fastest
05:45Santiago de Compostela8h10 13:55Madrid
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£431One-way
2nd Fastest
14:15Santiago de Compostela8h10 22:25Madrid, Estación Sur
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£531One-way
05:45Santiago de Compostela8h30 14:15Madrid, Estación Sur
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£431One-way
21:30Santiago de Compostela9h00 06:30Madrid, Estación Sur
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£431One-way

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Coach Information to Madrid from Santiago de Compostela

distanceDistance301 miles (486 km)
durationAverage coach duration9 h
priceAverage coach ticket price£42 (€48)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesAlsa, Alsa Supra, Eurolines Switzerland or Flixbus

Coaches from Santiago de Compostela to Madrid cover the 301 miles (486 km) long journey taking on average 9 h with our travel partners like Alsa, Alsa Supra, Eurolines Switzerland or Flixbus. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £42, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £40. Travellers depart most frequently from Santiago De Compostela and arrive in Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.

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You’ll be sure to find the best coach between Santiago de Compostela and Madrid with Alsa, the main coach operator in Spain offering a multitude of coach routes domestically and internationally. As an official travel partner of Alsa, Omio can show you Alsa’s coach timetables and coach tickets from Santiago de Compostela to Madrid and help you find the cheapest, fastest or earliest journey. The distance between Santiago de Compostela and Madrid by coach is around 301 miles (486 km) and the most affordable Alsa ticket for this trip costs as little as £43.

Apart from the Standard fare, Alsa provides ticket types like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes if you’re looking to save money on your coach. While most travellers don’t mind travelling on normal coaches with basic services like WCs, 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.

When you buy your Alsa coach tickets from Santiago de Compostela to Madrid don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

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

Travel Tips

Buses from Santiago de Compostela to Madrid
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 Santiago de Compostela to Madrid.
FAQs
How much does a cheap coach from Santiago de Compostela to Madrid cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest coaches between Santiago de Compostela and Madrid to cost as little as £40  in the next 7 days.
How much does the coach from Santiago de Compostela to Madrid cost on average?
If you’re looking to purchase tickets for this route in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Santiago de Compostela to Madrid coach prices are on average £42  one way.
How far is it from Santiago de Compostela to Madrid by coach?
The Santiago de Compostela to Madrid coach distance is approximately 301 miles (486 km).
What is the average Santiago de Compostela to Madrid coach duration?
While the time it takes to travel 301 miles (486 km) to Madrid from Santiago de Compostela can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the coach duration from Santiago de Compostela to Madrid is on average 9 h.
Which coach station from Santiago de Compostela to Madrid do I depart from? Which Madrid coach station from Santiago de Compostela do I arrive in?

Some of the Santiago de Compostela coach stations to Madrid you can start your journey from include Santiago de Compostela, Estación de Autobuses, Santiago de Compostela, Aeropuerto and Santiago de Compostela. Similarly, some of the arrival coach stations in Madrid include Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83, Madrid, Estación de Moncloa and Madrid, Méndez Álvaro - Terminal.

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

Where is the coach station in Santiago de Compostela to go to Madrid? Where is the coach station in Madrid located?

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their coaches from Santiago De Compostela and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 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 2 mile (s) / 3 km from this coach station to the city centre.

What coach companies go from Santiago de Compostela to Madrid?
Take the Santiago de Compostela to Madrid coach with Alsa, Alsa Supra, Eurolines Switzerland or Flixbus. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the route between Santiago de Compostela and Madrid as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Are there any Santiago de Compostela to Madrid direct coach services?
Yes, you can find a direct coach to Madrid from Santiago de Compostela with Alsa or Alsa Supra  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you buy your coach ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time travelling to your destination.
When is the earliest coach from Santiago de Compostela to Madrid? When is the last coach from Santiago de Compostela to Madrid?
If you prefer early morning coaches from Santiago de Compostela to Madrid, the first coach leaves at 08: 45. If you prefer late night coaches from Santiago de Compostela to Madrid, the last coach of the day leaves at 19: 30. Omio shows you the latest coach from Santiago de Compostela to Madrid schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
How far in advance should I buy coach tickets to Madrid from Santiago de Compostela for the best deals?
You can find a coach between Santiago de Compostela and Madrid to cost on average £42 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 Santiago de Compostela to Madrid coach generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Madrid
Madrid America
Amenities
Madrid Est. Sur
Amenities
Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the bus station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines 6<br>Bus lines 8, 102, 113, 148, 152, 156, N11<br>Suburban train lines C1, C5, C7, C10