The cheapest buses from Madrid to Cuenca

Showing times and prices for Sep 29

Cheapest

$16

Average

$16

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 Cuenca will cost around $ 16 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 16.

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08:00PMMadrid2h30 10:30PMCuenca
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$161One-way
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02:30PMMadrid2h05 04:35PMCuenca
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06:30PMMadrid2h05 08:35PMCuenca
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12:00PMMadrid2h30 02:30PMCuenca
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08:00AMMadrid2h10 10:10AMCuenca
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$161One-way

Timetable Madrid to Cuenca

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08:00AMMadrid2h10 10:10AMCuenca
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12:00PMMadrid2h30 02:30PMCuenca
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02:30PMMadrid2h05 04:35PMCuenca
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04:30PMMadrid2h10 06:40PMCuenca
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06:30PMMadrid2h05 08:35PMCuenca
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08:00PMMadrid2h30 10:30PMCuenca
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Wed
Sep 29
$19Renfe
$16Avanza
Thu
Sep 30
$19Renfe
$16Avanza
Fri
Oct 1
$19Renfe
$16Avanza
Sat
Oct 2
$17Renfe
$16Avanza
Sun
Oct 3
$19Renfe
$16Avanza
Mon
Oct 4
$19Renfe
$16Avanza
Tue
Oct 5
$17Renfe
$16Avanza
Wed
Oct 6
$17Renfe
$16Avanza
Thu
Oct 7
$31Renfe AVE
$16Avanza
Fri
Oct 8
$19Renfe
$16Avanza
Sat
Oct 9
$19Renfe
$16Avanza
Sun
Oct 10
$17Renfe
$16Avanza
Mon
Oct 11
$17Renfe
$16Avanza
Tue
Oct 12
$19Renfe
$16Avanza
Wed
Oct 13
$18Renfe AVE
$16Avanza
Thu
Oct 14
$15Renfe
$16Avanza
Fri
Oct 15
$18Renfe AVE
$16Avanza
Sat
Oct 16
$13Renfe
$16Avanza
Sun
Oct 17
$19Renfe
$16Avanza
Mon
Oct 18
$15Renfe
$16Avanza

The fastest buses from Madrid to Cuenca

Showing times and prices for Sep 29

Fastest Journey

2 h 5 m

Average

2 h 15 m

Buses per day

6

Distance

139 km

Of the 6 buses that leave Madrid for Cuenca every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 139 km distance in an average of 2 h 15 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 2 h 5 m .

The slowest buses will take 2 h 30 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.

Fastest
02:30PMMadrid2h05 04:35PMCuenca
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$161One-way
Fastest
06:30PMMadrid2h05 08:35PMCuenca
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$161One-way
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08:00AMMadrid2h10 10:10AMCuenca
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$161One-way
2nd Fastest
04:30PMMadrid2h10 06:40PMCuenca
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$161One-way
08:00PMMadrid2h30 10:30PMCuenca
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$161One-way

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Bus Information from Madrid to Cuenca

distanceDistance86 miles (138 km)
durationAverage bus duration2 h 5 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$16 (€13)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersAvanza or BlaBlaCar

Buses from Madrid to Cuenca cover the 86 miles (138 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 5 min with our travel partners like Avanza or BlaBlaCar. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $16 (€13), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $16 (€13). Travelers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Cuenca, Fermín Caballero.

Bus companies

Avanza Madrid – Cuenca

Avanza buses will get you from Madrid to Cuenca from $16 (€13). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.

Avanza

Avanza is one of Spain biggest bus companies and offers only one type of ticket for your next bus from Madrid to Cuenca: Standard Ticket.

Book your Avanza Madrid to Cuenca bus with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check Avanza’s up-to-date bus schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Madrid to Cuenca routes as well as the amenities offered in the class fare you choose and buy the most affordable Avanza bus tickets online that fit your budget. The distance from Madrid to Cuenca is 86 miles (138 km), and the best price for a one-way Madrid - Cuenca Avanza bus ticket starts at $16 (€13) if you book in advance. If you would rather search for your Avanza ticket in the Omio app, you can quickly see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when traveling by bus. Waiting in a line at the bus station to purchase your bus ticket will become yesterday's news. So, book your bus tickets online quickly and easily and enjoy your trip with Avanza!

    Avanza has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Avanza tickets from Madrid to Cuenca and when traveling by bus:

    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended
    • Refund or voucher policy
    • If you've booked with Omio, you can request a full refund in case your booking travel date is from March 20 onwards. For those bookings before that date, contact Omio Customer Service and we will check with the bus operator accordingly.

    Buses from Madrid to Cuenca

    The Madrid Cuenca bus line, which covers a distance of 160 kilometres in about 2 hours, connects both cities: the capital of Spain and the capital of the province of Cuenca.

    Which buses go from Madrid to Cuenca?

    The company in charge of managing the Madrid Cuenca buses is Avanzabus, heiress of Auto Res after its integration in 2002. It has many other lines in our country and is, therefore, one of the most prestigious road mobility companies in Spain.

    How long does the bus from Madrid to Cuenca take?

    Madrid Cuenca buses take between 2 and 2.5 hours approximately. This depends on the number of intermediate stops on the route, as it stops for the ascent and descent of passengers in towns such as Arganda del Rey and Tarancón. In any case, it is a direct line, without transshipments.

    How many buses from Madrid to Cuenca?

    The number of buses per day varies according to the date, and can reach the figure of 9 per day. They always cover the main time slots, from early morning until late afternoon. In some cases, there is 1 night departure, arriving at midnight in Cuenca. The frequency of outputs is between 1 and 2 hours, approximately.

    Where do the buses from Madrid to Cuenca depart from and arrive at?

    Station of Madrid Sur: also called Méndez Álvaro station, because it is the name of the metro and suburban stops that are connected here: line 6 of the underground and lines C1, C5, C7 and C10 of the train. It also has urban and interurban bus stops: 8, 102, 113, 148, 152, 156, 418, 419 and 423. It is just a few minutes from Atocha, the capital's large train station. It has commercial premises, restaurants, police station, pharmacy and public car park, among other services.

    Basin Station-Fermín Caballero: receives its name because it is located at number 20 of this street, a few meters from the city's Renfe station. It is reached by urban bus lines L1, L6 and L12, which connect it with the historic centre and with the Fernando Zóbel AVE station on the outskirts of the city. In both cases, the journey time is approximately 15 minutes. It has toilets and waiting hall, as well as cafeteria and catering premises in the surroundings.

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    Buses from Madrid to Cuenca
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    FAQs
    How much do cheap bus tickets to Cuenca from Madrid cost?
    Omio customers have found cheap bus tickets between Madrid and Cuenca for as low as $16 (€13)  for the next 7 days.
    What is the cost of a bus between Madrid and Cuenca?
    If you’re looking to book your bus tickets in the next week, you can expect the Madrid to Cuenca bus price to come in at an average of $16 (€13)  one way.
    How far is Cuenca from Madrid by bus?
    When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Cuenca from Madrid by bus to be approximately 86 miles (138 km).
    How long is the bus ride between Madrid and Cuenca?
    While the time it takes to travel 86 miles (138 km) between Madrid and Cuenca can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Madrid to Cuenca bus journey time is on average 2 h 5 min.
    What bus station in Madrid goes to Cuenca? What bus station do I come into Cuenca from Madrid?

    When taking a bus from Madrid, you have a couple of bus stations you can depart from including Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83, Madrid, Estación de Moncloa and Madrid, Méndez Álvaro - Terminal. When you arrive in Cuenca, your bus can arrive in bus stations including Cuenca, Fermín Caballero, Cuenca, Estacion de Autobuses and Cuenca, Av. San Julian - Los Olmos.

    Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha   to Cuenca, Fermín Caballero.

    Where do I find the Madrid bus station to Cuenca? Where is the Cuenca bus station?

    The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this trip, called Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of Madrid.

    The most popular arrival bus station, Cuenca, Fermín Caballero, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center of Cuenca.

    What bus providers go from Madrid to Cuenca?
    When taking a bus from Madrid to Cuenca, you can count on Avanza or BlaBlaCar for the best way to get you to Cuenca. You can also check all possible bus companies who offer a service to Cuenca from Madrid and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.
    Can I find a direct bus from Madrid to Cuenca?
    Yes, there are direct buses between Madrid and Cuenca, and you can find a direct bus for this trip with Avanza or BlaBlaCar  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you book your bus ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
    What are the first and last departure bus times from Madrid to Cuenca?
    The earliest bus for this route departs from Madrid at 6: 00 AM. The last bus leaves from Madrid at 4: 30 PM. Check Omio for the latest bus schedule from Madrid to Cuenca and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
    When should I book the Madrid to Cuenca bus for the best deals on tickets?
    The price of a one way bus ticket from Madrid to Cuenca is on average $16 (€13) if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for buses from all possible bus companies offering this route. In general, you can find bus tickets from Madrid to Cuenca available a few months in advance.