How to travel from Sevilla to Madrid

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from Sevilla to Madrid

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

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To get from Sevilla to Madrid on Nov 27 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel Information between Sevilla and Madrid

distanceDistance242 miles (390 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$39 - $162
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $39 (€36) • 6 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $162 (€148) • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSocibus, Vueling or Renfe AVE

Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 242 miles (390 km) to Madrid from Sevilla. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $39 (€36). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Socibus, Vueling or Renfe AVE among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Sevilla to Madrid.

How to Travel from Seville to Madrid

Direct travel from Seville to Madrid can be made by bus, train or plane for travelers in Spain. The fastest journeys are by train taking just 2½ hours while buses take at least 6 hours.

Trains from Seville to Madrid | Buses from Seville to Madrid | Flights from Seville to Madrid

Seville to Madrid Travel Comparison

Average Price

Travel Time

Cheapest Time to Book

buses

€22

6:09 h

1 Day Ahead

trains

€57

2:25 h

1 Month Ahead

flight

€59

1:05 h

2 Months Ahead



What is the best way to travel from Seville to Madrid?

Cheapest way to travel from Seville to Madrid


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Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from Seville to Madrid. Buses traveling from Seville to Madrid depart from Seville's Estación de Autobuses Plaza de Armas and take at least 6 hours to arrive at Madrid Intercambiador Avenida de America bus station. At least 8 Socibus buses travel from Seville to Madrid every day, with the first bus departing Seville at 12:16 a.m. Ridesharing services liek BlaBlaCar also frequently travel from Seville to Madrid multiple times per day.


Fastest way to travel from Seville to Madrid


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While taking a flight is technically the fastest way to travel from Seville to Madrid, when traveling to and from Madrid and Seville's airports is taken into consideration, taking a high-speed Renfe AVE is the fastest way to travel from Seville to Madrid. Approximately 6 direct flights travel from Seville to Madrid every day. Direct flights departing from Seville airport and arrive at Madrid—Barajas airport after an hour of flight time. Most direct flights from Seville to Madrid are operated by Iberia, while Air Europa offers an occasional direct flight. The direct first flight departs Seville at 5:20 a.m.


Most popular way to travel from Seville to Madrid


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Taking a train is the most popular way to travel from Seville to Madrid. Taking a high-speed Renfe AVE train is approximately an hour faster than taking a flight when travel time to and from Madrid and Seville's airports is taken into consideration. Alternatively, while traveling from Seville to Madrid by bus is €35 cheaper on average, taking the bus also takes at least 3½ hours longer to arrive in Madrid. Trains traveling from Seville to Madrid depart from Sevilla-Santa Justa train station and take approximately 2½ hours to arrive at either Madrid's Puerta De Atocha or Atocha Cercanias train station. Between 18-24 trains travel from Seville to Madrid per day, with the first train departing Seville at 6:10 a.m.


How to get from Sevilla to Madrid

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Sevilla to Madrid, 87,15% 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 Sevilla to Madrid 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 Tips: Travel from Sevilla to Madrid

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FAQs

There are 4 ways to get from Sevilla to Madrid: bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to travel from Sevilla to Madrid is by taking a bus with an average price of $39 (€36).

This is compared to other travel options to Madrid:

A bus is generally $123 (€112) less than a flight for the same trip. Taking a flight costs on average $162 (€148) from Sevilla to Madrid.

Taking a bus is about $90 (€82) less than taking a train, which costs on average $129 (€118) for this trip.

The fastest way from Sevilla to Madrid is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 5 min.

There are alternative travel options to Madrid that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Madrid by bus can take on average 6 h 15 min.

In comparison, getting to Madrid by train can take on average 2 h 32 min.

Madrid is approximately 242 miles (390 km) away from Sevilla.

The average frequency per day from Sevilla to Madrid is:

  • Around 2 buses per day.
  • Around 15 trains per day.

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

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

  • Most travelers catch their flight from Seville Airport and arrive in Madrid Barajas Airport.
  • Most travelers take a train from Sevilla San Bernardo to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

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

  • You can travel from Sevilla to Madrid by bus with Socibus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $39 (€36) with Socibus from Sevilla to Madrid.
  • You can travel by plane from Sevilla to Madrid with Vueling, and you can find Vueling Sevilla to Madrid tickets for $162 (€148) on Omio.
  • You can travel by train from Sevilla to Madrid with Renfe AVE, and you can find Renfe AVE Sevilla to Madrid tickets for $129 (€118) on Omio.

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

  • You can check for a direct bus to Madrid with BlaBlaCar or Socibus with 2 direct buses per day.
  • You can find 15 direct trains per day to take to Madrid with Renfe MD or Renfe AVE.

Direct services to Madrid 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.

Many of our customers who book a trip from Sevilla to Madrid often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Barcelona, Valencia or Málaga. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Sevilla and Madrid itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Madrid and any of these top destinations today!

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

  • Bus tickets cost $39 (€36) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average $162 (€148) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $129 (€118) one way.

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

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