The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Madrid to Mérida is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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3 h 20 m
4 h 10 m
Buses per day
Of the 5 buses that leave Madrid for Mérida every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||174 miles (280 km)|
|Bus companies||Infobus, BlaBlaCar or Avanza|
Buses from Madrid to Mérida cover the 174 miles (280 km) long journey with our travel partners like Infobus, BlaBlaCar or Avanza. There are direct bus services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83 and arrive in Mérida, Estacion de Autobuses.
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Every day passengers have at their disposal several direct bus connections from Madrid to Mérida. The short journey and the comfort of the buses that operate this itinerary make them an ideal alternative to cover the 340 kilometers that separate the two cities. In fact, the fastest buses complete this itinerary in less than 4 hours. The route starts at the South bus station in Madrid and ends at the bus station in Mérida, very close to the city centre.
The Madrid Mérida buses are managed daily by the company Avanza. Depending on the timetable, this route operates with Normal Service and Express Service. The Normal Service consists of air-conditioned buses with central screens, while the Express Service has buses with more space between seats, wifi and sockets, among other amenities.
The duration of the Madrid Mérida buses is around 4 hours; 3 hours and 55 minutes, in the case of the fastest buses. While the slower buses take 5 hours to complete their journey. All Madrid Mérida buses are direct.
Every day between 7 and 8 buses depart from Madrid to Mérida. Madrid Mérida buses depart at different times in the morning, afternoon and evening.
Southern bus station in Madrid: the Sur station is part of the complex of the Méndez Álvaro station, which is located in the street of the same name. Metro line 3 allows passengers to get from downtown Madrid to this station in just over 10 minutes. The enclosure of this station has escalators, parking, cafeteria, lockers and shopping areas.
Mérida bus station : is located very close to the city centre, specifically in Avenida de la Libertad s/n, next to the east bank of the Guadiana river. Mérida's bus station has a waiting room, a cafeteria and a public car park.
When departing from Madrid, you have various bus station options to start your trip from including Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83, Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T4 and Madrid, Estación Sur de Autobuses. When arriving in Mérida, you can end your journey in bus stations like Mérida, Estacion de Autobuses, Mérida and Mérida, Av. De las Américas (SES).
Passengers board the bus most frequently from Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83, which is located around 3 miles (4.9 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the bus at Mérida, Estacion de Autobuses, located 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city centre.
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