The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Granada to Madrid is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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4 h 30 m
4 h 49 m
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Of the 14 buses that leave Granada for Madrid every day 14 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||223 miles (359 km)|
|Average bus duration||4 h 50 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$26 (€23)|
|Bus frequency||1 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there is 1 direct bus a day|
|Bus companies||Alsa, Alsa Supra, Alsa Premium, Infobus or FlixBus|
Buses from Granada to Madrid cover the 223 miles (359 km) long route taking on average 4 h 50 min with our travel partners like Alsa, Alsa Supra, Alsa Premium, Infobus or FlixBus. Normally, there is 1 bus operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $26 (€23), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $26 (€23). Travelers depart most frequently from Granada and arrive in Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.
For as little as $26 (€23) you can travel by bus from Granada to Madrid with Alsa and FlixBus. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this 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.
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.
Granada to Madrid bus information with FlixBus:
Services from Granada to Madrid leave from Granada's main bus station at an average rate of 12 per day. All connections are direct, with no changes involved. Journey times remain fairly consistent throughout the day with the shortest coming in at roughly 4 hours and 30 minutes and the longest rarely being more than 5 hours.
The main operator for buses between Granada and Madrid is Alsa. Travelers can choose between either a normal Alsa bus or Alsa premium buses. These buses offer a number of additional services including food menus, free WiFi, touch navigation screen, and space for pets. Alsa and Alsa Premium routes alternate regularly throughout the day.
Most if not all bus services between Granada and Madrid take between 4 and 5 hours to arrive. All journeys are direct connections with no changeovers or stops involved. The fastest connections arrive in approximately 4 hours and 30 minutes.
Poeple looking to make the trip from Granada to Madrid by bus can choose from an average of 85 connections departing every week. Roughly 12 buses are available for booking each day with these leaving at intervals of 1 to 2 hours. The earliest will depart at around 7:00 a.m. and the latest leaves at approximately 8:30 p.m.
Departure bus station: All buses depart from Granada's main bus station. It is a 15-minute drive from the city center, and passengers can reach it via one of two dedicated bus services. These are the SN1 and SN2. At the station itself, amenities include information screens displaying arrivals and departures, a restaurant and coffee shop, cash machines, lockers, and even a bookshop.
Arrival bus station: There are three arrival points for bus connections from Granada to Madrid: Madrid Estacion Sur, Madrid Aeropuerto T4, and Madrid Avenida América. Estacion Sur is the main bus station for Granada and is located in the south of the city. You can journey from there to the city center using local buses and via the metro line. Facilities include a left luggage facility, lockers, bars and cafes.
When taking the bus between Granada and Madrid, you can choose to depart from bus stations like Granada, Estación De Autobuses, Granada and Granada, Calle Rector Marín Ocete (Public School Luis Rosales). Your trip can end in bus stations such as Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83, Madrid, Estación de Moncloa and Madrid, Méndez Álvaro - Terminal.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Granada and arrive in Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.
The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this route, called Granada, is located 0.3 miles (534 m) from the city center of Granada.
The most popular arrival bus station, Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83, is located 3 miles (4.9 km) away from the city center of Madrid.
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