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from Bordeaux to Madrid

You can get from Bordeaux to Madrid by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Bordeaux to Madrid on Dec 9 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

04:05PMBordeaux Mérignac Airport1h15 05:20PMMadrid Barajas Airport
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$961One-way
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06:00AMBordeaux9h40 03:40PMMadrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T4
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$471One-way
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05:45PMBordeaux Mérignac Airport1h25 07:10PMMadrid Barajas Airport
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$1051One-way
01:20PMBordeaux Mérignac Airport1h25 02:45PMMadrid Barajas Airport
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$1361One-way
06:00AMBordeaux10h15 04:15PMMadrid, Estación Sur
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$471One-way

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Dec 8
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$183Volotea
Thu
Dec 9
$47Alsa
$96Ryanair
Fri
Dec 10
$58Eurolines Switzerland
$49Volotea
Sat
Dec 11
$29Alsa
$49Air Nostrum
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Dec 12
$29Alsa
$43Ryanair
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Dec 13
$33Alsa
$33Volotea
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Dec 14
$33Alsa
$43Air Nostrum
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Dec 15
$33Alsa
$52Air Nostrum
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Dec 16
$29Alsa
$25Ryanair
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Dec 17
$47Alsa
$43Volotea
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Dec 18
$36Flixbus
$121Air Nostrum
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Dec 19
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$27Ryanair
Mon
Dec 20
$42Flixbus
$37Volotea
Tue
Dec 21
$33Alsa
$10Ryanair
Wed
Dec 22
$33Alsa
$43Air Nostrum
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Dec 23
$42Flixbus
$25Ryanair
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Dec 24
$41Alsa
$43Air Nostrum
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Dec 25
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$67Air Nostrum
Sun
Dec 26
$41Alsa
$31Ryanair
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Dec 27
$42Flixbus
$74Volotea
Tue
Dec 28
$33Alsa
$85Air Nostrum

Travel Information from Bordeaux to Madrid

distanceDistance343 miles (554 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or bus
priceTicket price range$42 - $161
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $42 (€35) • 8 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $161 (€135) • 1 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesIberia or Flixbus

Travel 343 miles (554 km) by flight or bus between Bordeaux and Madrid. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 25 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $42 (€35). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Iberia or Flixbus among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or bus from Bordeaux to Madrid.

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How to get from Bordeaux to Madrid

The Best Way According to our Users

If you want to travel from Bordeaux to Madrid there are several options available to you. For this route, however, 81,51% of our customers choose the bus as their preferred method of transportation. Nowadays, traveling by bus is a relaxing and entertaining experience. Most bus companies offer different on-board services; ranging from "welcome drinks" to free wi-fi or personal entertainment. For this reason, the bus is often chosen as the best way to get from Bordeaux to Madrid. Bus companies normally offer comfortable journeys for reasonable prices, and if you choose to travel on a night bus you can even save the money of one night in a hotel. For that reason, the bus is most likely the cheapest way to get to your destination.

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FAQs
What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Madrid, Spain from Bordeaux, France?

Travel from Bordeaux, France to Madrid, Spain is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Madrid from Bordeaux restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Madrid, Spain from Bordeaux?

  • 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 COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Madrid, Spain?

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

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

The above information was last verified on 12/7/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Madrid from Bordeaux closer to your planned date of departure here.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to France from Madrid, Spain?

Return travel to Bordeaux, France from Spain is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering France from Spain?

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

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into France from Spain?

Requirements for reentering France:

  • 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 requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in France?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in France to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Bordeaux, France was last verified on 12/6/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Bordeaux from Madrid.

What are the ways to get from Bordeaux to Madrid?

You can travel to Madrid from Bordeaux 2 different ways: flight or bus.

How do I get from Bordeaux to Madrid the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to get from Bordeaux to Madrid is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $42 (€35) compared to other travel options to Madrid:

A bus is $120 (€100) less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Bordeaux to Madrid costing on average $161 (€135).

What is the quickest way to get from Bordeaux to Madrid?

The fastest way to get to Madrid from Bordeaux is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 25 min.

Other travel options to Madrid can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Madrid by bus can take on average 8 h 20 min.

How far is Madrid from Bordeaux?

The distance is approximately 343 miles (554 km) from Bordeaux to Madrid.

How many services a day are there from Bordeaux to Madrid?

The average frequency per day from Bordeaux to Madrid is:

  • 1 bus a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Madrid from Bordeaux as scheduled services by flight or bus can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points in Bordeaux and in Madrid?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Bordeaux to Madrid:

  • Flights mostly leave from Bordeaux Mérignac Airport and tend to arrive in Madrid Barajas Airport.
  • Buses mostly leave from Bordeaux, Gare Saint Jean and tend to arrive in Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.
Who can get me from Bordeaux to Madrid?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Bordeaux to Madrid, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Iberia to go to Madrid by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Iberia Bordeaux to Madrid tickets on Omio for $161 (€135).
  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Madrid by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Bordeaux to Madrid tickets on Omio for $42 (€35).
Is there a direct service to Madrid from Bordeaux?

Yes, there are direct services available from Bordeaux to Madrid with the following travel companies:

  • You can find around 1 direct bus per day and travel with Flixbus.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Madrid as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Bordeaux to Madrid.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Bordeaux to Madrid?
Many of our customers traveling from Bordeaux to Madrid don't make Madrid their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Madrid are Barcelona, Valencia or Sevilla, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Madrid to any of these top destinations today!
When should I book a ticket from Bordeaux to Madrid online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from Bordeaux to Madrid, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets are costing $161 (€135) one way on average.
  • Bus tickets are costing $42 (€35) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Bordeaux to Madrid online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.