London to Madrid bus

Cheap bus tickets from London to Madrid

Showing times and prices for Oct 03

Cheapest

114

Average

124

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.

Cheapest
12:30AMLondon31h15 08:45AMMadrid, Estación Sur
1 transfer
1141One-way
2nd Cheapest
09:30AMLondon26h50 01:20PMMadrid, Estación Sur
1 transfer
1341One-way

Bus schedule from London to Madrid

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12:30AMLondon31h15 08:45AMMadrid, Estación Sur
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09:30AMLondon26h50 01:20PMMadrid, Estación Sur
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Bus times from London to Madrid

Showing times and prices for Oct 03

Fastest Journey

1d 2 h 50 m

Average

1d 5 h 2 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

1264 km

It's difficult to get from London to Madrid without transferring at least once.

Fastest
09:30AMLondon26h50 01:20PMMadrid, Estación Sur
1 transfer
1341One-way
2nd Fastest
12:30AMLondon31h15 08:45AMMadrid, Estación Sur
1 transfer
1141One-way

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Overview: Bus from London to Madrid

distanceDistance783 miles (1263 km)
durationAverage bus duration28 h 50 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$101 (€98)
frequencyBus frequency1 a day
changesDirect busNo
carriersBus providersEurolines France, BlaBlaCar Bus, Alsa, Flixbus, Eurolines Switzerland or Ouibus

Buses from London to Madrid cover the 783 miles (1263 km) long journey taking on average 28 h 50 min with our travel partners like Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar Bus, Alsa, Flixbus, Eurolines Switzerland or Ouibus. Normally, there is 1 bus operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $101 (€98), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $92 (€89). Travelers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.

Bus companies: Alsa, FlixBus and BlaBlaCar Bus from London to Madrid

Find the best buses from London to Madrid with Omio's travel partners Alsa, FlixBus and BlaBlaCar Bus from $92 (€89). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

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Alsa is the main bus company in Spain, a subsidiary of the UK bus company National Express. Alsa offers a wide variety of national and international routes and transports more than 300 million passengers every year. Apart from the Standard fare, Alsa provides ticket types like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes for those looking to save money on bus journeys. While most travelers don’t mind traveling on normal buses with basic services like bathrooms, free WiFi, footrests and onboard entertainment, some others may want to check out Alsa’s deluxe buses like the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium, which provide more luxurious amenities on specific routes.

    FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost bus companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance bus services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

    FlixBus from London to Madrid bus information:

    • Average Duration: 34 h 30 min
    • Average Price: $92
    • FlixBus frequency: 1 a day

    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.

    • Average Price: $98

    Travel Tips: Bus to Madrid from London

    Travel Tips: Take the bus to Madrid easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from London to Madrid.
    FAQs

    Travel between London, United Kingdom and Madrid, Spain by bus is: Conditional.

    Can I enter Spain from United Kingdom?

    International entry status: Entry is conditional for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

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

    Conditions of entry:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
    • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

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

    All travelers in Spain must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

    The information above was last checked on 9/26/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus between London and Madrid as this information can change.

    Return travel from Spain to United Kingdom is: Unrestricted.

    Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to London from Madrid?

    Entry into United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Madrid?

    Requirements for reentering:

    • There are no current restrictions

    What are the safety rules to follow in London, United Kingdom?

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

    • Physical distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
    • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

    Last checked on 10/1/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your bus to London from Madrid.

    Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest bus to Madrid from London for the next 7 days starting from $92 (€89)  one way.
    In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $101 (€98)  for a bus ticket to Madrid from London.
    You should expect to travel around 783 miles (1263 km)  from London to Madrid by bus.
    While the time it takes to travel 783 miles (1263 km) between London and Madrid can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the London to Madrid bus journey time is on average 28 h 50 min.

    When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from London Victoria   and arriving in Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.

    You can find the most popular departure bus station for this trip, London Victoria, located approximately 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the city center of London. The most popular arrival bus station in Madrid, called Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83, is located around 3 miles (4.9 km) away from its city center.

    For the route from London to Madrid you can take a bus with Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar Bus, Alsa, Flixbus, Eurolines Switzerland or Ouibus. Be sure to check out all possible bus providers that offer services to Madrid from London on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    On average, there is 1 bus a day from London to Madrid. The bus times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    The earliest bus departing from London to Madrid leaves at 6: 30 AM. The last bus departing from London to Madrid leaves at 11: 30 PM. You can find the latest London to Madrid bus schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
    You can find buses to Madrid from London to cost on average $101 (€98) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying bus tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the London to Madrid bus generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

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