How to get from Madrid to Salou

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from Madrid to Salou

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

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flight

To get from Madrid to Salou on 15 Aug we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:30Madrid Barajas Airport1h25 08:55Barcelona El Prat Airport
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£551One-way
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23:15Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T46h55 06:10Salou
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£401One-way
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07:00Madrid Barajas Airport1h20 08:20Barcelona El Prat Airport
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£601One-way
23:00Madrid Barajas Airport1h20 00:20Barcelona El Prat Airport
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£541One-way
12:55Madrid Barajas Airport1h20 14:15Barcelona El Prat Airport
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£631One-way

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Travel Information from Madrid to Salou

distanceDistance257 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£3 - £50
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £3 • 2 h 29 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £50 • 1 h 19 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAlsa or Vueling

Travel 257 miles by coach, flight, ferry or train between Madrid and Salou. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 19 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £3. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Alsa or Vueling among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or flight from Madrid to Salou.

Travel Tips: Travel from Madrid to Salou

Travel to Salou 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 Madrid to Salou.
FAQs

There are 4 travel options from Madrid to Salou: coach, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way from Madrid to Salou is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around £3 compared to other travel options to Salou:

A train is generally £35 less than a coach for the same trip. A coach costs on average £37 from Madrid to Salou.

A train journey is usually £47 less than a journey to Salou by plane, which costs on average £50 for the same trip.

The fastest way from Madrid to Salou is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 19 min.

Other travel options from Madrid to Salou can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 6 h 55 min.

In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 2 h 29 min.

The Madrid to Salou distance is approximately 257 miles.

The average frequency per day from Madrid to Salou is:

  • 7 trains a day.

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Madrid to Salou:

  • Most travellers board their coach from Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83 and arrive in Salou, Estación de Autobuses.
  • Most travellers take a train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Salou.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Madrid to Salou, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Alsa for coaches to Salou. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Alsa Madrid to Salou tickets on Omio for £37.
  • Travel with Vueling to go to Salou by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Vueling Madrid to Salou tickets on Omio for £50.

Yes, there are direct services available between Madrid and Salou with the following travel operators:

  • You can travel directly by coach with Alsa.
  • You can travel directly by plane with Vueling, Air Europa or Iberia.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Salou as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Madrid and Salou.

Your journey from Madrid to Salou doesn't have to end in Salou. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Barcelona, Zaragoza or Bilbao. If you’d like to add Barcelona, Zaragoza or Bilbao to your Madrid to Salou trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Salou today!

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

  • Coach tickets cost £37 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing £50 one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing £3 one way on average.

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

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