The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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1d 2 h 20 m
1d 3 h 35 m
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It's difficult to get from Frankfurt am Main to Madrid without transferring at least once.
|Distance||897 miles (1446 km)|
|Average bus duration||26 h 20 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$102 (€100)|
|Bus companies||Eurolines Switzerland, Flixbus, Alsa, Eurolines Germany, Eurolines France or BlaBlaCar Bus|
Buses from Frankfurt am Main to Madrid cover the 897 miles (1446 km) long journey taking on average 26 h 20 min with our travel partners like Eurolines Switzerland, Flixbus, Alsa, Eurolines Germany, Eurolines France or BlaBlaCar Bus. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $81 (€79), but the average price of bus tickets is $102 (€100). Travelers depart most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and arrive in Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.
For as little as $81 (€79) you can travel by bus to Madrid from Frankfurt am Main with Alsa, BlaBlaCar Bus and FlixBus. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
BlaBlaCar Bus (formerly known as Ouibus or iDBUS) is a popular French bus company from France operating long-distance services in 10 countries in Europe and connecting over 300 destinations. It is a subsidiary of the French carpooling service, BlaBlaCar. Standard amenities on BlaBlaCar Bus include toilets, air conditioning, USB and power outlets for charging phones, tablets and laptops during long bus journeys, extra legroom and adjustable seats. There is also free Wi-Fi available on select routes. The only ticket type from BlaBlaCar Bus is the Standard ticket, which allows each traveler to bring one carry-on bag and up to two checked bags.
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.
Travel between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Madrid, Spain by bus is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
When traveling in Spain, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 9/19/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus between Frankfurt am Main and Madrid before traveling.
The restriction level for your return bus to Frankfurt am Main, Germany from Madrid is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/25/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Frankfurt am Main from Madrid closer to your date of departure here here.
Some of the Frankfurt am Main bus stations to Madrid you can start your journey from include Frankfurt am Main, Flughafen (Terminal 1), Frankfurt am Main, Mannheimer Straße (Hauptbahnhof) and Frankfurt am Main, Hauptbahnhof Fernbusse. Similarly, some of the arrival bus stations in Madrid include Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83, Madrid, Estación de Moncloa and Madrid, Méndez Álvaro - Terminal.
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and arriving in Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.
Passengers board their bus most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and travel around 9.2 miles (14.8 km) from the city center to this bus station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83 and need to travel approximately 3 miles (4.9 km) from the bus station to the city center in Madrid.
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