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Cheap bus tickets and times from Ponferrada to Madrid

Showing times and prices for Apr 18


Fastest Journey

11 h 55 m


11 h 55 m

Buses per day



338 km

Cheap bus tickets from Ponferrada to Madrid start from $39 with an average ticket price of $39.

The fastest bus from Ponferrada to Madrid takes 11h 55m in comparison to an average duration of 11h 55m and covers a distance of 338 km.

1 buses leave Ponferrada for Madrid every day with 1 travelling directly.

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Overview: Bus from Ponferrada to Madrid

distanceDistance209 miles (337 km)
durationAverage bus duration4 h 15 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$89 (€79)
frequencyBus frequency4 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 4 direct buses a day
carriersBus companiesAlsa, BlaBlaCar, Alsa Supra or Infobus

Buses from Ponferrada to Madrid cover the 209 miles (337 km) long route taking on average 4 h 15 min with our travel partners like Alsa, BlaBlaCar, Alsa Supra or Infobus. Normally, there are 4 buses operating per day. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $89 (€79), but the average price of bus tickets is $89 (€79). Travelers depart most frequently from Ponferrada, Estación de Autobuses and arrive in Madrid, Estación Sur de Autobuses.

Bus providers: Alsa, BlaBlaCar and Alsa Supra from Ponferrada to Madrid

Buy your official Alsa, BlaBlaCar and Alsa Supra bus tickets from Ponferrada to Madrid from $39 (€34) with Omio. Find bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable route.

Alsa is the main provider of bus travel in Spain. As a subsidiary of the UK bus company National Express, Alsa offers a plethora of regional, national and international routes and transports more than 300 million passengers per year. Alsa has an impressive fleet of buses with different levels of comfort and amenities on offer. Aside from the Alsa Normal bus with free WiFi, bathrooms, footrests and entertainment on board, the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium buses provide more luxurious services when traveling by road, depending on the specific route. Apart from the Standard ticket, Alsa offers other bus tickets like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes.

Bus information from Ponferrada to Madrid with Alsa:

  • Average Duration: 6 h 26 min
  • Cheapest Price: $39
  • Alsa frequency: 4 a day

Buses from Ponferrada to Madrid

The bus connection between Ponferrada and the Spanish capital is one of the most demanded in this locality. A total of 16 daily departures are programmed, although some of them have repeated schedules. It is possible to travel from 1:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m..

What buses go from Ponferrada to Madrid?

All connections are managed by Alsa, one of the most consolidated and valued companies in Spain. It has standard and supra Ponferrada Madrid buses, although in both cases they stand out for their impeccable image, comfort, spatial amplitude, the existence of a bathroom and, frequently, the presence of an individual screen in each seat.

How long does the bus from Ponferrada to Madrid take?

There are 380 kilometres separating the capital of León from the capital of Spain. The minimum journey time of the Ponferrada Madrid non-stop buses is 4 hours and 30 minutes, while the longest connection, with a stop in León, lasts until 15 hours and 30 minutes. Half of the connections are direct and the rest with a scale in León.

How many buses from Ponferrada to Madrid?

There are 16 alternatives among which travelers can choose to make this journey. Their departures are concentrated between 1:30 and 17:30 in the afternoon. The truth is that several of the available schedules have double vehicle exits, so for practical purposes there are not as many time possibilities as it might seem.

Where do the buses from Ponferrada to Madrid depart from and arrive at?

Where are the buses from Ponferrada to Madrid?

Ponferrada Bus Station: is located in the central avenue of La Libertad and very well connected with the whole town, not in vain can be reached on foot in 15 minutes from Temple Park. It has simple, comfortable, functional and very pleasant facilities. In its surroundings it concentrates wonderful options of restoration, commerce and lodging.

Southern Bus Station of Madrid: located in Avenida Méndez Álvaro, connects with line 6 of the metro, Renfe Cercanías trains C5, C7 and C10 and buses 8, 102, 113, 148 and 152. It has 2 floors equipped with a great shopping area, which includes gastronomic premises and shops, luggage lockers, waiting room and a car park with almost 300 spaces.

FAQs: Bus from Ponferrada to Madrid

FAQs: Take the bus from Ponferrada to Madrid with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Ponferrada to Madrid.
Cheap bus tickets from Ponferrada to Madrid can start from as little as $89 (€79) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for Ponferrada to Madrid is $89 (€79); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Ponferrada to Madrid bus travel time is 4 h 15 min   for the 209 mile (337 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from Ponferrada to Madrid leaves at 8: 30 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from Ponferrada to Madrid leaves at 5: 55 PM.
There are 4 buses a day from Ponferrada to Madrid which require at least one change with Alsa, BlaBlaCar, Alsa Supra or Infobus. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer buses.
For the best Ponferrada to Madrid bus to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Alsa, BlaBlaCar, Alsa Supra or Infobus. However, it's always good to check all possible bus companies with services from Ponferrada to Madrid to compare what amenities they may offer.

When departing from Ponferrada, you have various bus station options to start your journey from including Ponferrada, Estación de Autobuses, Ponferrada, Avenida de Astorga (Universidad De Ponferrada) and Ponferrada, A-6 (Área de Servicio Ponferrada - La Pausa). When arriving in Madrid, you can end your route in bus stations like Madrid, Estación Sur de Autobuses, Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83 and Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T4.

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Ponferrada, Estación de Autobuses, which is located around 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the bus at Madrid, Estación Sur de Autobuses, located 3.1 miles (5 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Ponferrada to Madrid by bus is November.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Madrid from Ponferrada including taking a bus or train.
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