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from Madrid to Almeria

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

Our recommendation

To get from Madrid to Almeria on Jan 23 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:19AMMadrid Atocha Cercanias6h08 02:27PMAlmería
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$461One-way
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08:19AMMadrid Atocha Cercanias6h08 02:27PMAlmería
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$461One-way
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12:05PMMadrid Barajas Airport1h10 01:15PMAlmeria International Airport
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$1591One-way
03:50PMMadrid Barajas Airport1h15 05:05PMAlmeria International Airport
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$1961One-way
02:35PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha6h09 08:44PMAlmería
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$1971One-way

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Sun
Jan 23
$46Renfe Intercity
$35Bus BAM
$159Air Nostrum
Mon
Jan 24
$40Renfe Intercity
$35Bus BAM
$159Air Nostrum
Tue
Jan 25
$40Renfe Intercity
$35Bus BAM
$132Air Nostrum
Wed
Jan 26
$34Renfe Intercity
$35Bus BAM
$107Air Nostrum
Thu
Jan 27
$34Renfe Intercity
$35Bus BAM
$132Air Nostrum
Fri
Jan 28
$40Renfe Intercity
$35Bus BAM
$86Air Nostrum
Sat
Jan 29
$29Renfe Intercity
$35Bus BAM
$107Air Nostrum
Sun
Jan 30
$34Renfe Intercity
$35Bus BAM
$86Air Nostrum
Mon
Jan 31
$29Renfe Intercity
$35Bus BAM
$168Vueling
Tue
Feb 1
$23Renfe Intercity
$35Bus BAM
$192Air Nostrum
Wed
Feb 2
$20Renfe Intercity
$35Bus BAM
$132Air Nostrum
Thu
Feb 3
$29Renfe Intercity
$35Bus BAM
$107Air Nostrum
Fri
Feb 4
$34Renfe Intercity
$35Bus BAM
$162Air Nostrum
Sat
Feb 5
$20Renfe Intercity
$35Bus BAM
$107Air Nostrum
Sun
Feb 6
$40Renfe Intercity
$35Bus BAM
$132Air Nostrum
Mon
Feb 7
$23Renfe Intercity
$35Bus BAM
$132Air Nostrum
Tue
Feb 8
$23Renfe Intercity
$35Bus BAM
$107Air Nostrum
Wed
Feb 9
$20Renfe Intercity
$35Bus BAM
$83Air Nostrum
Thu
Feb 10
$29Renfe Intercity
$35Bus BAM
$107Air Nostrum
Fri
Feb 11
$34Renfe Intercity
$35Bus BAM
$107Air Nostrum

Travel Information between Madrid and Almeria

distanceDistance255 miles (412 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$23 - $76
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $23 (€19) • 6 h 8 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $76 (€63) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBus BAM, Air Nostrum or Renfe Intercity

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 255 miles (412 km) from Madrid to Almeria. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $23 (€19). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Bus BAM, Air Nostrum or Renfe Intercity among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Madrid to Almeria.

How to get from Madrid to Almeria

The Best Way According to our Users

If you want to travel from Madrid to Almeria there are several options available to you. For this route, however, 50,85% 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 Madrid to Almeria. 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

How do I go from Madrid to Almeria?

There are 3 ways to get from Madrid to Almeria: bus, flight or train.

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

The cheapest way to go to Almeria from Madrid is by taking a train, which costs on average $23 (€19).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Almeria:

Taking a train is usually $13 (€11) less than taking a bus to Almeria, which costs on average $36 (€30) for the same trip.

Taking a train is about $53 (€44) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $76 (€63) for this journey.

What is the fastest way from Madrid to Almeria?

The fastest way to get to Almeria from Madrid is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 10 min.

Other travel options to Almeria can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 6 h 15 min   on average.

In comparison, getting to Almeria by train can take on average 6 h 8 min.

What is the distance from Madrid to Almeria?

The distance from Madrid to Almeria is approximately 255 miles (412 km).

How many services a day are there between Madrid and Almeria?

The average frequency per day from Madrid to Almeria is:

  • Around 1 train per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Madrid and Almeria as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Madrid? Where do I arrive in Almeria?

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

  • Buses most often depart from Madrid at Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83 and arrive in Almeria at Almería, Estación de Autobuses de Almeria.
  • Flights mostly depart from Madrid Barajas Airport and arrive in Almeria International Airport.
  • Trains most often depart from Madrid at Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Almeria at Almería.

Which travel companies can take me from Madrid to Almeria?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Madrid to Almeria:

  • You can take a bus from Madrid to Almeria with Bus BAM. Cheap tickets can be found for $36 (€30) with Bus BAM from Madrid to Almeria.
  • You can travel between Madrid and Almeria by flight with Air Nostrum. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $76 (€63) with Air Nostrum from Madrid to Almeria.
  • You can go to Almeria from Madrid by train with Renfe Intercity. You'll see cheap train tickets for $23 (€19) with Renfe Intercity from Madrid to Almeria on Omio.

Is it possible to travel directly between Madrid and Almeria?

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

  • You can find around 1 direct train per day and travel with Renfe Intercity.

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

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Madrid to Almeria?

Looking to extend your trip from Madrid to Almeria? Many Omio customers who go from Madrid to Almeria usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Barcelona, Málaga or Sevilla. If you're looking to explore Barcelona, Málaga or Sevilla from Almeria, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

How far in advance should I book my Madrid to Almeria one way ticket online to get the best deals?

Before traveling from Madrid to Almeria, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this route costs on average $36 (€30) one way.
  • A plane ticket costs $76 (€63) one way on average for this journey.
  • A train ticket costs $23 (€19) one way on average for this trip.

But we recommend booking Madrid to Almeria tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.