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.
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4 h 15 m
4 h 32 m
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Of the 4 buses that leave Madrid for Mérida every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||174 miles (280 km)|
|Average bus duration||4 h 30 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$28 (€28)|
|Bus companies||BlaBlaCar or Avanza|
Buses from Madrid to Mérida cover the 174 miles (280 km) long route taking on average 4 h 30 min with our travel partners like BlaBlaCar or Avanza. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $28 (€28), but the average price of bus tickets is $28 (€28). Travelers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Merida, Avenida De La Libertad.
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Avanza is one of Spain biggest bus companies and offers only one type of ticket for your next bus to Mérida from Madrid: Standard Ticket.
Omio helps you find the perfect Madrid - Mérida bus with Avanza. Whether you are searching for the fastest, earliest or cheapest bus to Mérida from Madrid, Omio shows you Avanza current bus schedules, tickets, prices and other travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard) to help you find the best bus ticket for your upcoming Madrid to Mérida journey. You can expect to travel around 174 miles (280 km) between Madrid and Mérida on a bus with Avanza. Once you are ready, buy your one-way Avanza tickets from Madrid to Mérida starting as low as $28 (€28) if you book in advance. If you use the Omio app to book your ticket, you can check straight away to see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when traveling by bus instead of purchasing tickets at the bus station in person. So, book your tickets with ease and comfort online and enjoy a smooth journey with Avanza!
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 route from including Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83, Madrid, Estación de Moncloa and Madrid, Méndez Álvaro - Terminal. When arriving in Mérida, you can end your route in bus stations like Merida, Avenida De La Libertad, Mérida, Estacion de Autobuses and Mérida.
Omio customers book a bus from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Merida, Avenida De La Libertad most frequently for this route.
Passengers board the bus most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city center, and they get off the bus at Merida, Avenida De La Libertad, located 0.2 miles (412 m) away from the city center.
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