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Overview: Bus from Nice to Madrid

distanceDistance605 miles (975 km)
durationAverage bus duration16 h 55 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$69 (€57)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersEurolines France, Flixbus or Eurolines Switzerland

Buses from Nice to Madrid cover the 605 miles (975 km) long trip taking on average 16 h 55 min with our travel partners like Eurolines France, Flixbus or Eurolines Switzerland. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $69 (€57), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $36 (€30). Travelers depart most frequently from Nice Ville and arrive in Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.

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Nice to Madrid with FlixBus

Travel between Nice and Madrid from $36 (€30) with Omio’s bus partners FlixBus! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient journey for you.

FlixBus

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: $36

These are FlixBus' ticket policies for COVID-19 for the bus between Nice and Madrid:

  • 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

Travel Tips

Bus to Madrid from Nice
Take the bus to Madrid easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Nice to Madrid.
FAQs
Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by bus between Nice and Madrid?

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

What is the status of international entry into Spain from France?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Spain from Nice?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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?

When traveling in Spain, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 12/7/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus from Nice to Madrid before traveling.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to France from Madrid, Spain?

Return travel from Spain to France is: Partially open.

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

Entry into France 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?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 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 placed under state quarantine

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

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

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

Last checked on 12/6/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your bus to Nice from Madrid.

How much are cheap buses between Nice and Madrid?
Omio customers have found cheap bus tickets from Nice to Madrid for as low as $36 (€30)  for the next 7 days.
What is the price of a bus ticket from Nice to Madrid?
The Nice to Madrid bus ticket price is on average $69 (€57)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this trip in the next week.
How far is Madrid from Nice by bus?
The distance from Nice to Madrid by bus is approximately 605 miles (975 km).
How long is a bus between Nice and Madrid on average?
The Nice to Madrid bus duration is on average 16 h 55 min, which is to be expected when traveling 605 miles (975 km) from Nice to Madrid. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
What bus station in Nice goes to Madrid? What bus station do I come into Madrid from Nice?

There are a few bus stations in Nice to start your trip from including Nice, Aéroport Terminal 2, Nice, Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur and Nice, Gare Routière Vauban. In Madrid you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83, Madrid, Estación de Moncloa and Madrid, Méndez Álvaro - Terminal.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Nice Ville   and arrive in Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.

Where is the bus station in Nice to go to Madrid? Where is the bus station in Madrid located?

Passengers board their bus most frequently from Nice Ville and travel around 0.2 miles (378 m) from the city center to this bus station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83 and need to travel approximately 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from the bus station to the city center in Madrid.

Which bus companies should I travel with from Nice to Madrid?
If you're looking for buses from Nice to Madrid, you can rely on Eurolines France, Flixbus or Eurolines Switzerland to get you to Madrid. It's also good to check out all possible bus providers for the Nice to Madrid route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
What time is the earliest bus from Nice to Madrid? What time is the last bus from Nice to Madrid?
The first Nice to Madrid bus departs at 8: 40 AM   and the last bus from Nice to Madrid leaves at 4: 05 PM. Check out the most up-to-date bus schedule from Nice to Madrid on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How far in advance should I purchase bus tickets to Madrid from Nice for the best deals?
The price of a one way bus ticket from Nice to Madrid is on average $69 (€57) if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for buses from all possible bus providers offering this journey. In general, you can find bus tickets from Nice to Madrid available a few months in advance.