You can get from Santander to Madrid by train, bus or flight.
To get from Santander to Madrid on 20 Jan we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||210 miles (339 km)|
|Available travel modes||Flight, coach or train|
|Ticket price range||£14 - £40|
|Cheapest mode||Train • £14 • 4 h|
|Fastest mode||Flight • £40 • 1 h 5 min|
|Popular travel companies||Iberia, Alsa or Renfe Alvia|
Travel 210 miles (339 km) by flight, coach or train to Madrid from Santander. 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 train is the best option with prices starting as low as £14. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Iberia, Alsa or Renfe Alvia among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight or train from Santander to Madrid.
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There are 3 travel options from Santander to Madrid: flight, coach or train.
Train services offer the cheapest way to get from Santander to Madrid. Tickets for a train cost on average £14.
This is compared to other travel options to Madrid:
A train is generally £26 less than a flight for the same journey. A flight costs on average £40 from Santander to Madrid.
A train is £12 less than a coach for this journey with tickets for a coach from Santander to Madrid costing on average £26.
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, going by coach can take 7 h 14 min on average.
In comparison, going by train can take 4 h on average.
The distance between Santander and Madrid is around 210 miles (339 km).
The average frequency per day from Santander to Madrid is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Santander to Madrid as scheduled services by flight, coach 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 routes from Santander to Madrid with the following travel companies:
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 route.
Before travelling from Santander to Madrid, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Santander to Madrid tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.
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