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Overview: Bus from Bologna to Madrid

distanceDistance813 miles (1312 km)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersBaltour

Buses from Bologna to Madrid cover the 813 miles (1312 km) long route with our travel partners like Baltour. There are direct bus services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Bologna Centrale and arrive in Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.

Travel Tips: Bus to Madrid from Bologna

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FAQs

Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by bus between Bologna and Madrid?

Travel by bus between Bologna, Italy and Madrid, Spain is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Madrid from Bologna restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Spain from Bologna?

Entry Requirements:

  • 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 are the safety rules to follow in Madrid, Spain?

The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last checked on 1/23/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus between Bologna and Madrid closer to your date of departure here

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by bus to Bologna, Italy from Madrid, Spain?

The current restriction level for your return trip by bus from Madrid to Bologna is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Italy from Spain?

Reentry to Italy is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Italy from Madrid?

What are the requirements?

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 48 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Bologna, Italy?

The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

Last checked on 1/23/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your bus to Bologna from Madrid here.

How many miles is it from Bologna to Madrid by bus?

You should expect to travel around 813 miles (1312 km)  between Bologna and Madrid by bus.

Which bus station from Bologna to Madrid do I depart from? Which Madrid bus station from Bologna do I arrive in?

There are a few bus stations in Bologna to start your trip from including Bologna, Autostazione, Bologna, Piaza XX Settembre and Bologna, Imola highway exit. In Madrid you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83, Madrid, Estación de Moncloa and Madrid, Méndez Álvaro - Terminal.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Bologna Centrale   and arrive in Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.

Where is the departure bus station in Bologna located? Where is the arrival bus station in Madrid located?

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their buses from Bologna Centrale and need to travel around 0.9 miles (1.4 km) from the city center to get to this bus station.

Passengers arriving in Madrid most often arrive at Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83 and need to travel around 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from this bus station to the city center.

Which bus providers should I travel with from Bologna to Madrid?

Take the Bologna to Madrid bus with Baltour. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus providers for the trip between Bologna and Madrid as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.