You can get from Santander to Madrid by train, bus or flight.
To get from Santander to Madrid on 14 Aug we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Available travel modes||Coach, flight, ferry or train|
|Ticket price range||£31 - £157|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £31 • 5 h 30 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • £157 • 1 h 5 min|
|Popular travel companies||Alsa, Vueling or Renfe Alvia|
Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 210 miles between Santander and Madrid. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 5 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 route are Alsa, Vueling or Renfe Alvia among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight or train from Santander to Madrid.
There are 4 ways that you can travel to Madrid from Santander. You can take a coach, flight, ferry or train.
The cheapest way from Santander 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 generally £126 less than a flight for the same journey. A flight costs on average £157 from Santander to Madrid.
A coach journey is usually £7 less than a journey to Madrid by train, which costs on average £38 for the same trip.
The fastest way from Santander to Madrid is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 5 min.
Other travel options from Santander to Madrid can usually take longer:
In comparison, getting to Madrid by coach can take on average 5 h 30 min.
In comparison, taking a train requires on average 4 h of travel time.
The Santander to Madrid distance is approximately 210 miles.
The average frequency per day from Santander to Madrid is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Santander to Madrid 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 for travellers from Santander to Madrid:
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Yes, there are direct services available from Santander to Madrid with the following travel operators:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Madrid as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Madrid from Santander.
When planning your trip to Madrid from Santander, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets between Santander and Madrid online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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