Cartagena to Madrid bus

Thu, Jul 18
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Cheap bus tickets from Cartagena to Madrid

Showing times and prices for Jul 18

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Cartagena to Madrid is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

BlaBlaCar
09:00AM4h20
Cartagena
01:20PMMadrid
$301One-way
0 transfers
BlaBlaCar
05:00PM4h30
Cartagena
09:30PMMadrid
$301One-way
0 transfers
BlaBlaCar
05:00PM5h20
Cartagena
10:20PMMadrid
$331One-way
0 transfers
BlaBlaCar
11:00AM4h50
Cartagena
03:50PMMadrid
$331One-way
0 transfers
BlaBlaCar
03:30PM5h20
Cartagena
08:50PMMadrid
$361One-way
0 transfers

Bus schedule from Cartagena to Madrid

Showing buses for tomorrow, Thursday, July 18
Bus BAM
07:00AM7h53
Cartagena
02:53PMMadrid Chamartín
1 transfer
Bus BAM
07:00AM14h23
Cartagena
09:23PMMadrid Chamartín
1 transfer
Alsa Supra
07:15AM5h40
Cartagena
12:55PMMadrid
0 transfers
Alsa Supra
07:15AM5h20
Cartagena
12:35PMMadrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83
0 transfers
Alsa
09:45AM6h45
Cartagena
04:30PMMadrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83
0 transfers
Bus BAM
01:30PM7h53
Cartagena
09:23PMMadrid Chamartín
1 transfer
Alsa
03:15PM5h20
Cartagena
08:35PMMadrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83
0 transfers
Alsa
03:15PM5h40
Cartagena
08:55PMMadrid
0 transfers
Alsa
05:45PM5h15
Cartagena
11:00PMMadrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83
0 transfers

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Bus times from Cartagena to Madrid

Showing times and prices for Jul 18

Fastest Journey

5 h 15 m

Average

7 h 7 m

Buses per day

9

Distance

391 km

Of the 9 buses that leave Cartagena for Madrid every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Alsa
05:45PM5h15
Cartagena
11:00PMMadrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83
$461One-way
0 transfers
2nd Fastest
Alsa
03:15PM5h20
Cartagena
08:35PMMadrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83
$461One-way
0 transfers
2nd Fastest
Alsa Supra
07:15AM5h20
Cartagena
12:35PMMadrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83
$691One-way
0 transfers
Alsa
03:15PM5h40
Cartagena
08:55PMMadrid
$461One-way
0 transfers
Alsa Supra
07:15AM5h40
Cartagena
12:55PMMadrid
$711One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Bus from Cartagena to Madrid

distanceDistance242 miles (390 km)
durationAverage bus duration5 h 20 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$44 (€38)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersAlsa, Alsa Supra, BlaBlaCar or Infobus

Buses from Cartagena to Madrid cover the 242 miles (390 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 20 min with our travel partners like Alsa, Alsa Supra, BlaBlaCar or Infobus. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $28 (€24), but the average price of bus tickets is $44 (€38). Travelers depart most frequently from Cartagena, Estación de Autobuses and arrive in Madrid, Estación Sur de Autobuses.

Bus providers: Alsa, Alsa Supra and BlaBlaCar from Cartagena to Madrid

Buy your official Alsa, Alsa Supra and BlaBlaCar bus tickets to Madrid from Cartagena from $28 (€24) with Omio. Find bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient route.

Alsa is the main provider of bus travel in Spain. As a subsidiary of the UK bus company National Express, Alsa offers a plethora of regional, national and international routes and transports more than 300 million passengers per year. Alsa has an impressive fleet of buses with different levels of comfort and amenities on offer. Aside from the Alsa Normal bus with free WiFi, bathrooms, footrests and entertainment on board, the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium buses provide more luxurious services when traveling by road, depending on the specific route. Apart from the Standard ticket, Alsa offers other bus tickets like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes.

Cartagena to Madrid bus information with Alsa:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 20 min
  • Cheapest Price: $28

Buses from Cartagena to Madrid

Every day the travellers have at their disposal numerous buses that depart from the Murcian locality of Cartagena with destiny to Madrid, all of them direct. Buses depart from the Cartagena bus station and, depending on the timetable, end their journey at the Sur station in Madrid or at terminal 4 at Adolfo Suárez Madrid-Barajas airport. Cartagena Madrid buses cover a distance of 441 kilometers and are equipped with the latest Avanzas in safety and comfort.

What buses go from Cartagena to Madrid?

Cartagena Madrid buses are managed by Alsa, the company with the largest fleet in Spain. For this itinerary operates with the Normal Service and Supra Service, consisting of buses with leather seats, free wifi connection and screens in each seat with audiovisual content.

How long is the bus from Cartagena to Madrid?

The fastest Cartagena Madrid buses complete their itinerary in 5 hours and 20 minutes, while the slowest have a duration of 6 hours and 45 minutes. However, most buses last no more than 5 hours and 50 minutes.

How many buses are there from Cartagena to Madrid?

From Monday to Friday there are 8 daily buses that cover the journey between Cartagena and the capital of Spain. On the other hand, on weekends the frequency of programmed trips decreases to 6. The timetables of the Cartagena Madrid buses are morning, afternoon and night.

Where do the buses from Cartagena to Madrid depart from and arrive at?

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Cartagena bus station : located south of the city, on Avenida Trovero Marín 3. Bus line 8 leads from downtown Cartagena to the bus station in about 10 minutes. The building houses 37 platforms, cafeteria, bank agencies, escalators, lockers and offices.

South station and terminal 4 of Adolfo Suárez Madrid-Barajas airport : the South station of Madrid is located in the same complex of the Méndez Álvaro station, to the south of the city. From there it is possible to get to the centre of Madrid in 10 minutes by metro line 3. If the journey ends at Airport Terminal 4, travellers can travel to the city centre by taking Metro Line 8, with an estimated travel time of 15 minutes. The South station has a restaurant, cafeteria, shops, parking, free wifi, cloakroom, etc.

FAQs: Bus from Cartagena to Madrid

FAQs: Take the bus from Cartagena to Madrid with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Cartagena to Madrid.
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Cheap bus tickets from Cartagena to Madrid can start from as little as $28 (€24) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for Cartagena to Madrid is $44 (€38); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Cartagena to Madrid bus time is 5 h 20 min   covering the 242 mile (390 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from Cartagena to Madrid leaves at 4: 45 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from Cartagena to Madrid leaves at 10: 15 PM.
For the best Cartagena to Madrid bus to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Alsa, Alsa Supra, BlaBlaCar or Infobus. However, it's always good to check all possible bus providers with services to Madrid from Cartagena to compare what amenities they may offer.

When departing from Cartagena, you have various bus station options to start your route from including Cartagena, Estación de Autobuses, Cartagena and Cartagena, Av. San Juan Bosco (Bar La Frontera). When arriving in Madrid, you can end your trip in bus stations like Madrid, Estación Sur de Autobuses, Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T4 and Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Cartagena, Estación de Autobuses, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the bus at Madrid, Estación Sur de Autobuses, located 3.1 miles (5 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Cartagena to Madrid by bus is March.
You have options as you can travel from Cartagena to Madrid 2 different ways: bus or flight.

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