How to travel from Madrid to Cádiz

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from Madrid to Cádiz

How to get from Madrid to Cádiz by train, bus or flight.

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flight

The best way to travel from Madrid to Cádiz is by taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

Iberia Express
03:50PM1h15
Madrid Barajas Airport (MAD)
05:05PMSeville Airport (SVQ)
$521One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Secorbus
11:00AM7h55
Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83
06:55PMCádiz, Av. Jose León de Carranza
$441One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
Iberia Express
08:05PM1h05
Madrid Barajas Airport (MAD)
09:10PMSeville Airport (SVQ)
$571One-way
0 transfers
Other options
Renfe ALVIA
12:05PM4h36
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
04:41PMCádiz station
$621One-way
0 transfers
iryo
09:53AM5h22
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
03:15PMCádiz, Av. Jose León de Carranza
$621One-way
1 transfer
Renfe ALVIA
07:30AM4h45
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
12:15PMCádiz station
$711One-way
0 transfers
Secorbus
03:00PM8h15
Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83
11:15PMCádiz, Av. Jose León de Carranza
$441One-way
0 transfers
Secorbus
11:59PM7h56
Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83
07:55AMCádiz, Av. Jose León de Carranza
$441One-way
0 transfers
Secorbus
11:15PM8h40
Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T1
07:55AMCádiz, Av. Jose León de Carranza
$441One-way
0 transfers
Iberia Express
07:10AM1h10
Madrid Barajas Airport (MAD)
08:20AMSeville Airport (SVQ)
$571One-way
0 transfers
Vueling
09:25AM4h25
Madrid Barajas Airport (MAD)
01:50PMSeville Airport (SVQ)
$1471One-way
1 transfer
Vueling
09:25AM5h00
Madrid Barajas Airport (MAD)
02:25PMInternational Airport of Jerez La Parra Airport (XRY)
$1611One-way
1 transfer

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Travel Information to Cádiz from Madrid

distanceDistance302 miles (487 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain, bus or flight
priceTicket price range$35 - $45
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $35 (€30) • 1 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $35 (€30) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSecorbus, Iberia Express or Renfe (3)

Travel 302 miles (487 km) by train, bus or flight to Cádiz from Madrid. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Secorbus, Iberia Express or Renfe (3) among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Madrid to Cádiz.

How to get from Madrid to Cádiz

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Madrid to Cádiz, 83,77% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Madrid to Cádiz and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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Travel to Cádiz from Madrid on Secorbus, Secorbus and Movelia travel with Omio. When comparing schedules and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.

Looking for a comfortable way to travel to Cádiz from Madrid? Reserve your Renfe AVE travel between Madrid and Cádiz with Omio today! Renfe is Spain’s national travel company that offers a wide variety of connections throughout the country as well as France and Portugal, including the Madrid to Cádiz route. Omio shows you current AVE schedules and tickets to cover the 302 miles (487 km) distance. You can choose from ticket options like Promo, Promo + or Flexible for the best deals on this journey. Renfe discount cards, such as the Renfe Gold Card and the + Renfe Youth 50 Card, can also be applied when purchasing your AVE ticket on Omio.

As the main high-speed travel service in Spain, AVE provides amenities like a restaurant, bathrooms, WiFi access, and onboard entertainment on its routes. AVE covers long distances and connects major cities in Spain in just a few hours thanks to its high speed. These travel can reach speeds up to 192 mph (310 kmh) on select routes, making AVE travel one of the fastest in the entire world. AVE offers all travelers ultimate comfort, flexibility and convenience, and on Omio you can book AVE tickets in a few steps!

Travel information from Madrid to Cádiz with Renfe AVE:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 21 min
  • Renfe AVE frequency: 8 a day

      FAQs: Travel from Madrid to Cádiz

      FAQs: Travel to Cádiz 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 Madrid to Cádiz.
      FAQs

      There are 3 travel options from Madrid to Cádiz: train, bus or flight.

      The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Cádiz is by taking a flight with average ticket prices of $35 (€30) compared to other travel options to Cádiz:

      A flight is $10 (€9) less than a bus for this route with tickets for a bus from Madrid to Cádiz costing on average $45 (€39).

      Taking a flight costs $10 (€9) less than taking a train, which costs on average $45 (€39) for the same trip.

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

      Other travel options to Cádiz take longer:

      Taking a bus requires on average 7 h 40 min of travel time.

      Taking a train requires on average 4 h 24 min of travel time.

      Cádiz is approximately 302 miles (487 km) away from Madrid.

      The average frequency per day from Madrid to Cádiz is:

      • 4 buses a day.
      • Around 6 trains per day.

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

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

      • Buses most often depart from Madrid at Madrid, Estación Sur de Autobuses and arrive in Cádiz at Cádiz, Estación de Autobuses.
      • Trains from Madrid to Cádiz most often leave from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes and arrive in Cádiz.

      The following travel companies offer services from Madrid to Cádiz:

      • Secorbus, BlaBlaCar, Secorbus, Movelia or Samar can take you to Cádiz by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Secorbus from Madrid to Cádiz for $45 (€39).
      • Iberia Express, Iberia, Air Nostrum or Vueling Airlines can take you to Cádiz by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Iberia Express from Madrid to Cádiz for $35 (€30).
      • Renfe (3), Renfe, Renfe ALVIA, AVE, iryo, Renfe (13) or Renfe (12) can get you to Cádiz by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Renfe ALVIA from Madrid to Cádiz for $54 (€47) on Omio.

      Yes, there are direct routes from Madrid to Cádiz with the following travel companies:

      • You can check for a direct bus to Cádiz with Secorbus or Secorbus with 3 direct buses per day.

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

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