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from Bordeaux to Madrid

You can get from Bordeaux to Madrid by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Bordeaux to Madrid on 27 Jan we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

17:45Bordeaux Mérignac Airport1h25 19:10Madrid Barajas Airport
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16:05Bordeaux Mérignac Airport1h15 17:20Madrid Barajas Airport
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13:20Bordeaux Mérignac Airport1h25 14:45Madrid Barajas Airport
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06:00Bordeaux9h40 15:40Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T4
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06:00Bordeaux10h45 16:45Madrid
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27 Jan
£71Eurolines Switzerland
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28 Jan
£57Air Nostrum
29 Jan
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30 Jan
£31BlaBlaCar Bus
£82Air Nostrum
31 Jan
£53Air Nostrum
1 Feb
£42Air Nostrum
2 Feb
£36Air Nostrum
3 Feb
4 Feb
£71Eurolines Switzerland
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5 Feb
£42Air Nostrum
6 Feb
£26BlaBlaCar Bus
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7 Feb
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8 Feb
£74Eurolines Switzerland
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9 Feb
£44Union Ivkoni International
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10 Feb
11 Feb
£71Eurolines Switzerland
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12 Feb
£194Air Nostrum
13 Feb
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15 Feb
£45Air Nostrum

Travel Information to Madrid from Bordeaux

distanceDistance343 miles (554 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or flight
priceTicket price range£45 - £106
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £45 • 7 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £106 • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesEurolines Switzerland or Ryanair

Travel 343 miles (554 km) by coach or flight from Bordeaux to Madrid. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £45. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Eurolines Switzerland or Ryanair among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Bordeaux to Madrid.

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Travel Tips: Travel from Bordeaux to Madrid

Travel 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 Bordeaux to Madrid.

What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Madrid, Spain if I’m coming from Bordeaux, France?

International travel from Bordeaux, France to Madrid, Spain is: Partially open.

Can I enter Spain if coming from France?

Entry into Spain is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Madrid if travelling from Bordeaux?

Conditions of entry:

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

What measures do I need to follow in Madrid, Spain due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Spain must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 25/01/2022; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey between Bordeaux and Madrid.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Bordeaux, France from Madrid, Spain?

The current restriction level for returning to Bordeaux, France from Spain is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Bordeaux, France from Madrid, Spain?

Reentering France is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Bordeaux from Madrid?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine

Which rules do I need to follow in Bordeaux, France regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to France must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 25/01/2022. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Bordeaux from Madrid here.

What are my Bordeaux to Madrid travel options?

There are 2 travel options from Bordeaux to Madrid: coach or flight.

What is the cheapest way to travel from Bordeaux to Madrid?

The cheapest way from Bordeaux to Madrid is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £45 compared to other travel options to Madrid:

A coach is about £61 less than a flight, which costs on average £106 for this journey.

What is the fastest way to get from Bordeaux to Madrid?

The fastest way from Bordeaux to Madrid is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 15 min.

Other travel options between Bordeaux and Madrid can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by coach can take 7 h 50 min   on average.

How far is it from Bordeaux to Madrid?

The Bordeaux to Madrid distance is approximately 343 miles (554 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Bordeaux to Madrid?

The average frequency per day from Bordeaux to Madrid is:

  • Around 1 coach per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Bordeaux to Madrid as scheduled services by coach or flight can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Bordeaux to Madrid?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Bordeaux to Madrid:

  • Coaches mostly leave from Bordeaux, Gare Saint Jean and tend to arrive in Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.
  • Flights mostly leave from Bordeaux Mérignac Airport and tend to arrive in Madrid Barajas Airport.

Which travel operators can get me from Bordeaux to Madrid?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Bordeaux to Madrid:

  • You can take a coach from Bordeaux to Madrid with Eurolines Switzerland. Cheap tickets can be found for £45 with Eurolines Switzerland from Bordeaux to Madrid.
  • You can go to Madrid from Bordeaux by plane with Ryanair. You'll see cheap plane tickets for £106 with Ryanair from Bordeaux to Madrid on Omio.

Where should I go next after I travel to Madrid from Bordeaux?

Many of our customers who book a trip from Bordeaux to Madrid often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Barcelona, Valencia or Sevilla. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Bordeaux and Madrid itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Madrid and any of these top destinations today!

How early should I book tickets to Madrid from Bordeaux online for the best deals?

When planning your trip from Bordeaux to Madrid, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets are costing £45 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing £106 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Bordeaux to Madrid online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.