The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Madrid to Toulouse is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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|Distance||343 miles (553 km)|
|Average bus duration||9 h 45 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$46 (€41)|
|Bus frequency||1 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there is 1 direct bus a day|
|Bus providers||Eurolines France, Union Ivkoni International, Ovanesovi Group, Alsa Supra, Eurolines Switzerland, Conda, Ouibus, Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, Alsa, BlaBlaCar Bus, Alsa Premium or Infobus|
Buses from Madrid to Toulouse cover the 343 miles (553 km) long trip taking on average 9 h 45 min with our travel partners like Eurolines France, Union Ivkoni International, Ovanesovi Group, Alsa Supra, Eurolines Switzerland, Conda, Ouibus, Flixbus, BlaBlaCar, Alsa, BlaBlaCar Bus, Alsa Premium or Infobus. Normally, there is 1 bus operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $46 (€41), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $39 (€35). Travelers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Toulouse, Gare Routière.
For as little as $39 (€35) you can travel by bus to Toulouse from Madrid with FlixBus, Alsa and BlaBlaCar Bus. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.
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.
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.
BlaBlaCar Bus (formerly known as Ouibus or iDBUS) is a popular French bus company from France operating long-distance services in 10 countries in Europe and connecting over 300 destinations. It is a subsidiary of the French carpooling service, BlaBlaCar. Standard amenities on BlaBlaCar Bus include toilets, air conditioning, USB and power outlets for charging phones, tablets and laptops during long bus journeys, extra legroom and adjustable seats. There is also free Wi-Fi available on select routes. The only ticket type from BlaBlaCar Bus is the Standard ticket, which allows each traveler to bring one carry-on bag and up to two checked bags.
Whoever is interested in travelling between Madrid and Toulouse finds a great alternative on the bus. Thus, there are 28 daily frequencies that make this journey, with a good number of different morning, afternoon and evening schedules. The fastest bus journey takes 11 hours and 45 minutes, in a peaceful, safe and relaxed way.
The Spanish bus company Alsa manages almost all Madrid Toulouse buses, although some of them are also operated by the company Eurolines. Alsa provides this service with 2 types of buses: conventional and Premium. The latter have an even higher level of comfort and services than the usual in this company.
The average duration of the Madrid Toulouse buses is 14 hours and 49 minutes. However, it is possible to choose much faster journeys: the one that, for example, arrives at the Gallic destination in 11 hours and 45 minutes. All trips include at least 1 stopover, normally in San Sebastian or Barcelona.
There are 28 daily frequencies of Madrid Toulouse buses distributed as follows: 9 in the morning, 13 in the afternoon and 6 at night. In this way, it is possible to choose a suitable departure time according to the personal needs of each traveller.
South bus station in Madrid : located in Méndez Álvaro street, it is connected to the city by Cercanías C5, C7 and C10 trains, buses 8, 102, 113, 148 and 152 and metro line 6. Located 2.5 kilometres from El Retiro Park, it houses restrooms, medical assistance, restaurants, 290 parking spaces, commercial establishments and is highly suitable for people with mobility difficulties.
Toulouse Routière station: this modern French bus station is located at 68 Boulevard Pierre Semard, a central area of the city which is only 1.5 kilometres from the town hall and next to the train station. It has a metro stop nearby, which favors travel throughout the city. It receives, every year, one million passengers.
Travel between Madrid, Spain and Toulouse, France by bus is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in France must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 11/6/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus between Madrid and Toulouse as this information can change.
Return travel from France to Spain is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Spain is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of France
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 11/17/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your bus to Madrid from Toulouse.
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, Estación de Moncloa and Madrid, Méndez Álvaro - Terminal. When arriving in Toulouse, you can end your journey in bus stations like Toulouse, Gare Routière and Toulouse, Blvd. Pierre Semard.
Omio customers book a bus from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Toulouse, Gare Routière most frequently for this route.
Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their buses from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and need to travel around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city center to get to this bus station.
Passengers arriving in Toulouse most often arrive at Toulouse, Gare Routière and need to travel around 1.6 miles (2.5 km) from this bus station to the city center.
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