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1 h 10 m
1 h 27 m
Buses per day
Of the 15 bus that leave Madrid for Ávila every day 15 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct bus cover the 88 km distance in an average of 1 h 27 m but if you time it right, some bus will get you there in just 1 h 10 m .
The slowest bus will take 1 h 50 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Madrid to Ávila will cost around $ 10 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 9.
|Avg. Bus Duration:|
1 hours 25 minutes
|Coach Ticket Price:||$9|
|Buses depart from:||Madrid|
|Bus arrives in:||Ávila|
Traveling by bus is a great way to make the journey from Madrid to Avila. Travelers can choose from 15-16 direct buses during the week, and 7-9 at weekends. Journey times won't be long, either, with durations ranging from 1 hour 20 minutes to 1 hour 50 minutes.
Buses to Avila from Madrid are operated by Jimenez Dorado. The company runs a year-round service between the two cities, offering departures from both Madrid's Barajas Airport and the Estacion Sur.
Buses to Avila from Madrid generally don't take very long. Passengers can expect journey times of between 1 hour 20 minutes and 1 hour 50 minutes in virtually all instances.
Buses leave every day for Avila from a couple of Madrid locations. There will be 15-16 direct services from Monday to Friday, and 7-9 buses on Saturdays and Sundays. Services run year-round, and no changes will be needed along the way.
Departure Bus Station: Buses from Madrid to Avila could depart from either the Estacion Sur, or Madrid Barajas Airport. Those departing from Barajas will need to get to the coach stop outside Terminal 1. This isn't just a good option for those arriving by air. Barajas is easily accessible from north and north-eastern Madrid via the Metro and Cercanias trains. Alternatively, travelers can head to Avila via the Estacion Sur (Southern Bus Station). Located in the southern part of central Madrid, the bus station can easily be accessed via Mendez Alvaro Metro Station, which is on Line 6 of the capital's subway network.
Arrival Bus Station: Buses to Avila from Madrid will get into Avila's Estacion de Autobuses. The city's main bus terminus is located in the Las Hervancias neighborhood, about 1 mile east of the historic center. Arrivals can walk straight into the downtown area via Ctra Villacastin Vigo, but taxis or buses offer a more comfortable transfer option for those with luggage. Look for buses 1, 3, 4, 5, or 6 - all of which serve the city center. Or expect taxi journeys to take 10 minutes to centrally located accommodation.