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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 28 Sep we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

17:45Bordeaux Mérignac Airport1h25 19:10Madrid Barajas Airport
0 changes
£571One-way
Cheapest
06:00Bordeaux10h45 16:45Madrid
1 changes
£421One-way
Other options
13:20Bordeaux Mérignac Airport1h25 14:45Madrid Barajas Airport
0 changes
£931One-way
09:40Bordeaux Mérignac Airport4h30 14:10Madrid Barajas Airport
1 changes
£891One-way
06:00Bordeaux9h10 15:10Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T4
0 changes
£441One-way

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Tue
28 Sep
£39Alsa
£57Air Nostrum
Wed
29 Sep
£29Alsa
£62Air Nostrum
Thu
30 Sep
£29Alsa
£215Vueling
Fri
1 Oct
£29Alsa
£122Vueling
Sat
2 Oct
£29Alsa
£213Air Nostrum
Sun
3 Oct
£29Alsa
£100Vueling
Mon
4 Oct
£26Alsa
£88Vueling
Tue
5 Oct
£26Alsa
£106Air Nostrum
Wed
6 Oct
£26Alsa
£93Air Nostrum
Thu
7 Oct
£26Alsa
£68Air Nostrum
Fri
8 Oct
£26Alsa
£106Air Nostrum
Sat
9 Oct
£26Alsa
£74Vueling
Sun
10 Oct
£26Alsa
£72Vueling
Mon
11 Oct
£26Alsa
£106Air Nostrum
Tue
12 Oct
£26Alsa
£150Vueling
Wed
13 Oct
£26Alsa
£106Air Nostrum
Thu
14 Oct
£26Alsa
£68Air Nostrum
Fri
15 Oct
£26Alsa
£99Air Nostrum
Sat
16 Oct
£26Alsa
£87Vueling
Sun
17 Oct
£26Alsa
£89Vueling

Travel Information between Bordeaux and Madrid

distanceDistance343 miles (554 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or coach
priceTicket price range£31 - £120
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £31 • 8 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £120 • 1 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesIberia or Flixbus

Travel 343 miles (554 km) by flight or coach to Madrid from Bordeaux. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 25 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £31. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Iberia or Flixbus among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight or coach from Bordeaux to Madrid.

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FAQs
Is cross-border travel to Madrid, Spain from Bordeaux, France currently allowed?

Travel between Bordeaux, France and Madrid, Spain is: Partially open.

Can travellers from France enter Spain?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Madrid from Bordeaux?

Conditions of entry into Spain:

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

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Madrid, Spain?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Spain has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 26/09/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip to Madrid from Bordeaux.

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 1 days before arrival
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required

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 26/09/2021. 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 travel options from Bordeaux to Madrid?

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

How do I get from Bordeaux to Madrid the cheapest way?

The cheapest way from Bordeaux to Madrid is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £31 compared to other travel options to Madrid:

A coach is £89 less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Bordeaux to Madrid costing on average £120.

What is the fastest way to Madrid from Bordeaux?

The quickest way to travel from Bordeaux to Madrid is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 25 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Madrid by coach can take on average 8 h 20 min.

How many miles are between Bordeaux and Madrid

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

How many services a day are there to Madrid from Bordeaux?

The average frequency per day from Bordeaux to Madrid is:

  • 1 coach per day.

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

When going from Bordeaux to Madrid, where do I depart from Bordeaux and where do I arrive in Madrid?

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

  • Flights from Bordeaux to Madrid most often leave from Bordeaux Mérignac Airport and arrive in Madrid Barajas Airport.
  • Coaches from Bordeaux to Madrid most often leave from Bordeaux, Gare Saint Jean and arrive in Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.
Which travel companies can take 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 travel from Bordeaux to Madrid by flight with Iberia. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £120 with Iberia from Bordeaux to Madrid.
  • You can go to Madrid from Bordeaux by coach with Flixbus. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £31 with Flixbus from Bordeaux to Madrid on Omio.
Is it possible to travel directly from Bordeaux to Madrid?

Yes, there are direct routes from Bordeaux to Madrid with the following travel companies:

  • You can find direct flights per day to Madrid with Iberia.
  • You can check for a direct coach to Madrid with Flixbus with 1 direct coach per day.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Madrid tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy tickets for this journey.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Bordeaux to Madrid?
Your journey from Bordeaux to Madrid doesn't have to end in Madrid. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Barcelona, Valencia or Sevilla. If you’d like to add Barcelona, Valencia or Sevilla to your Bordeaux to Madrid trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Madrid today!
How far in advance should I buy tickets from Bordeaux to Madrid online to get the best deals?

Before travelling from Bordeaux to Madrid, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a plane ticket is on average £120 one way for this journey.
  • The price of a coach ticket for this journey is £31 one way on average.

But we recommend booking Bordeaux to Madrid tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.