Santander to Madrid bus

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Cheap bus tickets from Santander to Madrid

Showing times and prices for Jul 21

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Santander to Madrid is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

BlaBlaCar
07:00PM5h10
Santander
12:10AMMadrid
$361One-way
0 transfers
BlaBlaCar
07:30PM4h50
Santander
12:20AMMadrid
$371One-way
0 transfers
BlaBlaCar
04:30PM4h20
Santander
08:50PMMadrid
$371One-way
0 transfers
BlaBlaCar
07:00PM4h30
Santander
11:30PMMadrid
$391One-way
0 transfers
BlaBlaCar
11:00AM4h50
Santander
03:50PMMadrid
$391One-way
0 transfers

Bus schedule from Santander to Madrid

Showing buses for tomorrow, Sunday, July 21
Alsa
07:20AM15h25
Santander, Aeropuerto De Santander
10:45PMMadrid
2 transfers
Alsa
08:00AM14h45
Santander, Aeropuerto De Santander
10:45PMMadrid
2 transfers
Alsa
08:40AM14h05
Santander, Aeropuerto De Santander
10:45PMMadrid
2 transfers
Alsa
09:20AM13h25
Santander, Aeropuerto De Santander
10:45PMMadrid
2 transfers
Alsa
10:00AM12h45
Santander, Aeropuerto De Santander
10:45PMMadrid
2 transfers
Alsa
10:40AM12h05
Santander, Aeropuerto De Santander
10:45PMMadrid
2 transfers
Alsa
11:20AM11h25
Santander, Aeropuerto De Santander
10:45PMMadrid
2 transfers
Alsa
12:00PM10h45
Santander, Aeropuerto De Santander
10:45PMMadrid
2 transfers
Alsa
12:40PM10h05
Santander, Aeropuerto De Santander
10:45PMMadrid
2 transfers
Alsa
01:20PM9h25
Santander, Aeropuerto De Santander
10:45PMMadrid
2 transfers
Alsa
02:00PM8h45
Santander, Aeropuerto De Santander
10:45PMMadrid
2 transfers
Alsa
02:40PM8h05
Santander, Aeropuerto De Santander
10:45PMMadrid
2 transfers
Alsa
04:00PM6h45
Santander
10:45PMMadrid
1 transfer
FlixBus
06:55PM18h25
Santander
01:20PMMadrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83
1 transfer

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Bus times from Santander to Madrid

Showing times and prices for Jul 21

Fastest Journey

6 h 45 m

Average

11 h 52 m

Buses per day

14

Distance

339 km

It's difficult to get from Santander to Madrid without transferring at least once.

Fastest
Alsa
04:00PM6h45
Santander
10:45PMMadrid
$461One-way
1 transfer
2nd Fastest
Alsa
02:40PM8h05
Santander, Aeropuerto De Santander
10:45PMMadrid
$511One-way
2 transfers
Alsa
02:00PM8h45
Santander, Aeropuerto De Santander
10:45PMMadrid
$511One-way
2 transfers
Alsa
01:20PM9h25
Santander, Aeropuerto De Santander
10:45PMMadrid
$511One-way
2 transfers
Alsa
12:40PM10h05
Santander, Aeropuerto De Santander
10:45PMMadrid
$511One-way
2 transfers

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Overview: Bus from Santander to Madrid

distanceDistance210 miles (339 km)
durationAverage bus duration5 h 15 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$45 (€39)
frequencyBus frequency12 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 4 direct buses a day
carriersBus companiesAlsa, Alsa Supra or BlaBlaCar

Buses from Santander to Madrid cover the 210 miles (339 km) long route taking on average 5 h 15 min with our travel partners like Alsa, Alsa Supra or BlaBlaCar. Normally, there are 12 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $45 (€39), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $24 (€21). Travelers depart most frequently from Santander, Aeropuerto De Santander and arrive in Madrid, Estación Sur de Autobuses.

Bus companies: Alsa, Alsa Supra and BlaBlaCar from Santander to Madrid

Travel between Santander and Madrid from $24 (€21) with Omio’s bus partners Alsa, Alsa Supra and BlaBlaCar! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient trip for you.

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.

Santander to Madrid bus information with Alsa:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 30 min
  • Cheapest Price: $24
  • Alsa frequency: 12 a day

FAQs: Bus from Santander to Madrid

FAQs: Take the bus from Santander 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 Santander to Madrid.
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Cheap bus tickets from Santander to Madrid can start from as little as $24 (€21) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for Santander to Madrid is $45 (€39); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Santander to Madrid bus travel time is 5 h 15 min   for the 210 mile (339 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from Santander to Madrid leaves at 10: 00 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from Santander to Madrid leaves at 5: 55 PM.
Yes, there are 4 direct buses a day from Santander to Madrid with Alsa or Alsa Supra. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct buses.
For the trip from Santander to Madrid you can take a bus with Alsa, Alsa Supra or BlaBlaCar. Be sure to check out all possible bus companies that offer services to Madrid from Santander on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

When departing from Santander, you have various bus station options to start your journey from including Santander, Aeropuerto De Santander, Santander, Estación de Autobuses and Santander. When arriving in Madrid, you can end your route in bus stations like Madrid, Estación Sur de Autobuses, Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T4 and Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Santander, Aeropuerto De Santander, which is located around 5 miles (8 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 Santander to Madrid by bus is September.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel to Madrid from Santander including taking a bus, train or flight.

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