Cheap bus tickets from Madrid to Paris

Showing times and prices for Jan 21

Cheapest

$53

Average

$150

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 Paris will cost around $ 150 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 53.

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10:00PMMadrid17h45 03:45PMParis, Quai de Bercy
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$531One-way
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10:25PMMadrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T417h20 03:45PMParis, Quai de Bercy
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$531One-way
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05:30PMMadrid, Estación Sur21h25 02:55PMParis
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$1501One-way
10:30AMMadrid20h45 07:15AMParis
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$1501One-way
06:30PMMadrid, Estación Sur20h25 02:55PMParis
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$1561One-way

Bus schedule from Madrid to Paris

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09:00AMMadrid22h15 07:15AMParis
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10:00AMMadrid21h15 07:15AMParis
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10:30AMMadrid20h45 07:15AMParis
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11:00AMMadrid20h15 07:15AMParis
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11:30AMMadrid, Estación Sur23h15 10:45AMParis
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11:55AMMadrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T422h50 10:45AMParis
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12:30PMMadrid, Estación Sur18h45 07:15AMParis
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01:00PMMadrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T418h15 07:15AMParis
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04:00PMMadrid22h55 02:55PMParis
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05:30PMMadrid21h25 02:55PMParis
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05:30PMMadrid, Estación Sur21h25 02:55PMParis
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06:00PMMadrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T420h55 02:55PMParis
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06:30PMMadrid, Estación Sur20h25 02:55PMParis
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07:00PMMadrid19h55 02:55PMParis
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07:15PMMadrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T419h40 02:55PMParis
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10:00PMMadrid17h45 03:45PMParis, Quai de Bercy
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10:25PMMadrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T417h20 03:45PMParis, Quai de Bercy
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Jan 21
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Jan 22
$47BlaBlaCar Bus
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Jan 24
$47Flixbus
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Bus times from Madrid to Paris

Showing times and prices for Jan 21

Fastest Journey

17 h 20 m

Average

20 h 32 m

Buses per day

17

Distance

1052 km

Of the 17 buses that leave Madrid for Paris every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 1052 km distance in an average of 20 h 32 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 17 h 20 m .

The slowest buses will take 23 h 15 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.

2nd Fastest
10:25PMMadrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T417h20 03:45PMParis, Quai de Bercy
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$531One-way
10:00PMMadrid17h45 03:45PMParis, Quai de Bercy
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$531One-way
01:00PMMadrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T418h15 07:15AMParis
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$1671One-way
12:30PMMadrid, Estación Sur18h45 07:15AMParis
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$1671One-way
07:15PMMadrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T419h40 02:55PMParis
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$1581One-way

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Overview: Bus from Madrid to Paris

distanceDistance652 miles (1052 km)
durationAverage bus duration16 h 5 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$65 (€54)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesEurolines France, Flixbus, Alsa, Eurolines Switzerland, BlaBlaCar, Ouibus, Infobus or Movelia

Buses from Madrid to Paris cover the 652 miles (1052 km) long route taking on average 16 h 5 min with our travel partners like Eurolines France, Flixbus, Alsa, Eurolines Switzerland, BlaBlaCar, Ouibus, Infobus or Movelia. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $47 (€39), but the average price of bus tickets is $65 (€54). Travelers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine).

Bus companies: FlixBus and Alsa from Madrid to Paris

Travel between Madrid and Paris from $47 (€39) with Omio’s bus partners FlixBus and Alsa! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable trip for you.

FlixBus
Alsa

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

  • Average Price: $47

FlixBus' current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your bus between Madrid and Paris are the following:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Buses from Madrid to Paris

From Madrid you can depart from different bus stations to travel to Paris, with a high frequency that covers all time slots. The journey usually ends at the Paris-Bercy station although, depending on the company, some buses end at other Parisian stations. From Monday to Friday up to 12 buses depart for Paris, while on Saturdays and Sundays 12 and 6 buses depart, respectively.

What buses go from Madrid to Paris?

Various companies operate by bus the route Madrid Paris. The main one is Alsa, with numerous daily buses departing from different stations in Madrid to Paris. Other companies are Flixbus, Eurolines and Iberocoach, which offer direct journeys, while Alsa facilitates both direct and transhipment journeys.

How long is the bus from Madrid to Paris?

The length of the Madrid Paris buses varies between 16 and 20 hours and 45 minutes , which takes some coaches that make a transfer in San Sebastian. However, users have the possibility to choose between multiple direct buses that cover this route.

How many buses are there from Madrid to Paris?

The frequency of buses from Madrid to Paris is variable depending on the day of the week, with a minimum of 6 and a maximum of 12 buses per day. The schedules include different times of morning, afternoon and evening. The most frequent are those of the afternoon schedule.

Where do buses from Madrid to Paris depart from and reach?

Stations of Madrid: the South bus station is located in Méndez Álvaro street, the Transport Interchange of Avenida de América is located in this avenue and the bus station of the Adolfo Suarez Madrid-Barajas airport is located in terminal 4, floor 0. The different Madrid Paris buses depart from them and are perfectly communicated through public transport.

Paris stations : the buses that cover the Madrid-Paris route finish their journey at various stations. These are Paris-Bercy station, Paris-Gallieni international bus station, Porte de Charenton station and Quai de Bercy. The most important is the Paris-Bercy station, located at 48 Bis Boulevard de Bercy. The Paris-Gallieni station is located at Avenue du Général de Gaulle 28. The Porte de Charenton station is located at Boulevards des Maréchaux 68. And finally, Quai de Bercy is located at the quay of the same name on the banks of the Seine.

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FAQs

Am I allowed to travel by bus from Madrid, Spain to Paris, France?

Travel by bus between Madrid, Spain and Paris, France is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Paris from Madrid restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Madrid?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine

What are the safety rules to follow in Paris, France?

The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 1/19/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Paris from Madrid closer to your date of departure here

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by bus to Madrid, Spain from Paris, France?

Return travel from France to Spain is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Madrid from Paris?

Entry into Spain is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Spain from Paris?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Madrid, Spain?

The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 1/20/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your bus to Madrid from Paris.

How much are cheap buses to Paris from Madrid?

Omio customers have found cheap bus tickets from Madrid to Paris for as low as $47 (€39)  for the next 7 days.

How much is a bus ticket to Paris from Madrid?

In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $65 (€54)  for a bus ticket to Paris from Madrid.

How far is Madrid to Paris by bus?

The Madrid to Paris bus distance is approximately 652 miles (1052 km).

What is the Madrid to Paris bus travel time?

On average the Madrid to Paris bus time is 16 h 5 min  covering the 652 miles (1052 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

What station does the bus from Madrid to Paris depart from? Which Paris bus station do I come into from Madrid?

When departing from Madrid, you have various bus station options to start your journey from including Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83, Madrid, Estación de Moncloa and Madrid, Méndez Álvaro - Terminal. When arriving in Paris, you can end your journey in bus stations like Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine), Paris, Place du Pantheon (Bibliothèque Sainte-Geneviève) and Paris, La Défense.

Omio customers book a bus from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha   to Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine)   most frequently for this route.

Where is the Madrid bus station located? Where is the Paris bus station located?

Passengers board their bus most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and travel around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the city center to this bus station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine) and need to travel approximately 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the bus station to the city center in Paris.

Which bus companies should I travel with from Madrid to Paris?

If you're looking for buses from Madrid to Paris, you can rely on Eurolines France, Flixbus, Alsa, Eurolines Switzerland, BlaBlaCar, Ouibus, Infobus or Movelia to get you to Paris. It's also good to check out all possible bus companies for the Madrid to Paris trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Can I purchase a direct bus from Madrid to Paris?

Yes, you can find a direct bus to Paris from Madrid with Flixbus or Eurolines Switzerland  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you buy your bus ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.

When can I take the first bus from Madrid to Paris? When can I take the last bus for the day?

You can take the first bus from Madrid to Paris at 11: 30 AM. The last bus from Madrid to Paris that you can take departs at 9: 25 PM. Omio shows you the latest bus from Madrid to Paris schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.

When should I buy the Madrid to Paris bus for the best deals on tickets?

In general, we recommend booking tickets for buses in advance to score the best deals from all possible bus providers offering this trip and save money. If you book bus tickets to Paris from Madrid within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $65 (€54) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your bus ticket from Madrid to Paris a few months in advance.