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from Madrid to Poitiers

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

Our recommendation

To get from Madrid to Poitiers on Jan 25 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

01:00PMMadrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T413h20 02:20AMPoitiers
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$1191One-way
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01:00PMMadrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T413h20 02:20AMPoitiers
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$1191One-way
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04:45PMMadrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T412h45 05:30AMPoitiers
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$1301One-way
03:30PMMadrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T414h00 05:30AMPoitiers
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$1341One-way
06:00PMMadrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T415h55 09:55AMPoitiers
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$1331One-way

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Travel Information between Madrid and Poitiers

distanceDistance470 miles (758 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus
fastestFastest modeBus • $82 (€68) • 12 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesEurolines Switzerland

Travel 470 miles (758 km) by bus to Poitiers from Madrid. Eurolines Switzerland is the main travel company operating this journey. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Madrid to Poitiers.

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FAQs

Am I allowed to travel from Madrid, Spain to Poitiers, France?

Travel between Madrid, Spain and Poitiers, France is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Spain enter France?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Poitiers from Madrid?

Conditions of entry into France:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 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 tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Poitiers, France?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of France has imposed the following measures:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information was last checked on 1/23/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey between Madrid and Poitiers.

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

The current restriction level for returning to Madrid, Spain from France is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Madrid, Spain from Poitiers, France?

Reentering Spain is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Madrid from Poitiers?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 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
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

Which rules do I need to follow in Madrid, Spain regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Spain must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 1/23/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Madrid from Poitiers here.

How do I go from Madrid to Poitiers?

Travel Madrid to Poitiers by bus.

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

The fastest way to travel from Madrid to Poitiers is by bus, which requires on average 12 h 5 min   of travel time.

What is the distance between Madrid and Poitiers?

You should expect to travel around 470 miles (758 km) between Madrid and Poitiers.

When traveling between Madrid and Poitiers, where do I depart from Madrid and where do I arrive in Poitiers?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Madrid to Poitiers:

  • Most travelers who purchase a bus ticket from Madrid to Poitiers depart from Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83 to Poitiers, Boulevard du Grand Cerf (Gare Routière).

Which travel operators can get me to Poitiers from Madrid?

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

  • Travel with Eurolines Switzerland to go to Poitiers by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Eurolines Switzerland Madrid to Poitiers tickets on Omio for $82 (€68).

Is there a way to travel directly from Madrid to Poitiers?

Yes, there is a direct route available from Madrid to Poitiers:

  • You can book a direct bus with BlaBlaCar Bus.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Poitiers 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 Poitiers.

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

Many of our customers traveling from Madrid to Poitiers don't make Poitiers their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Poitiers are Paris, Bordeaux or Lyon, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Poitiers to any of these top destinations today!

How early should I book Madrid to Poitiers tickets online to score the best deals?

Before traveling from Madrid to Poitiers, 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 $82 (€68) one way.

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

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