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.
The average ticket from Madrid to Córdoba will cost around $ 22 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 13.
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4 h 10 m
4 h 48 m
Buses per day
Of the 5 buses that leave Madrid for Córdoba every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 296 km distance in an average of 4 h 48 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 4 h 10 m .
The slowest buses will take 6 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.
Madrid Cordoba buses depart from the South Bus Station of the capital or from the internal station of Terminal 1 of the Adolfo Suarez Madrid-Barajas Airport and end their journey at the Cordoba Bus Station. Every day approximately between 8 and 10 buses, always make this route in a direct way. Omio is the ideal website to get more information about it, as well as to buy tickets in a few seconds. Once done, they are received via email or through the app.
Socibus is the company in charge of covering the route between Madrid and Córdoba. Its buses have a capacity for between 55 and 60 people, are conditioned for people with mobility problems and have air-conditioning.
The 296 kilometres between Madrid and Córdoba are travelled by these buses, on average, in 4 hours and 45 minutes. However, the fastest bus, which leaves at 15.00, takes 4 hours and 15 minutes, while the slowest, which leaves at 18.30, needs 5 hours and 50 minutes..
The first bus Madrid Córdoba Socibus of the day leaves at 9:00 and the last one at 22:30.
There is only one night bus that covers this route and leaves at 1:00.
The average ticket price is 22 euros, although booking in Avanza can be obtained for 19 euros.
Madrid Cordoba buses depart from the Estación Sur de Autobuses, which is located at Calle Méndez Álvaro 83, or from Terminal 1 of Adolfo Suárez Madrid-Barajas Airport. The first of these can be reached by city bus lines 102, 113, 148 and 152, by metro lines 1 and 6 or by suburban train lines C-1, C-5, C-7 and C-10. It has WiFi, slogans, shops, electronic ticket sales and cafeteria. The second is reached by metro line 8, urban bus line 101 and suburban line C-1. In any case, they arrive at the Cordoba Bus Station, which is located on Avenida de la Libertad S/N, and is reached by city bus lines L3, L4, L10 and L11. It has shops, slogans and a restaurant. Both can be reached at night thanks to the taxi service.
When taking the bus between Madrid and Córdoba, you can choose to depart from bus stations like Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83, Madrid, Estación de Moncloa and Madrid, Méndez Álvaro - Terminal. Your route can end in bus stations such as Córdoba, Estación de Autobuses and Cordoba.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Córdoba, Estación de Autobuses.
Passengers board the bus most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, which is located around 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city center, and they get off the bus at Córdoba, Estación de Autobuses, located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city center.
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