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 Palencia will cost around $ 26 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 23.
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Of the 3 buses that leave Madrid for Palencia every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 191 km distance in an average of 4 h but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 3 h .
The slowest buses will take 5 h 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.
|Distance||118 miles (191 km)|
|Average bus duration||3 h|
|Average bus ticket price||$23 (€19)|
|Bus companies||Alsa or Alsa Supra|
Buses from Madrid to Palencia cover the 118 miles (191 km) long route taking on average 3 h with our travel partners like Alsa or Alsa Supra. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $23 (€19), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $23 (€19). Travelers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Palencia, Estación de Tren.
Buy your official Alsa bus tickets between Madrid and Palencia from $23 (€19) with Omio. Find bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular journey.
Alsa is the main bus company in Spain, a subsidiary of the UK bus company National Express. Alsa offers a wide variety of national and international routes and transports more than 300 million passengers every year. Apart from the Standard fare, Alsa provides ticket types like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes for those looking to save money on bus journeys. While most travelers don’t mind traveling on normal buses with basic services like bathrooms, free WiFi, footrests and onboard entertainment, some others may want to check out Alsa’s deluxe buses like the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium, which provide more luxurious amenities on specific routes.
Alsa has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Alsa tickets between Madrid and Palencia and when traveling by bus:
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 Palencia, your bus can arrive in bus stations including Palencia, Estación de Tren, Palencia, Estación De Autobuses and Palencia.
Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Palencia, Estación de Tren.
Passengers board their bus most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and travel around 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city center to this bus station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Palencia, Estación de Tren and need to travel approximately 0.1 miles (120 m) from the bus station to the city center in Palencia.
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