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Sun
Sep 26
$64Renfe AVE
$21Alsa
Mon
Sep 27
$28Renfe AVE
$21Alsa
Tue
Sep 28
$17Renfe AVE
$21Alsa
Wed
Sep 29
$28Renfe AVE
$21Alsa
Thu
Sep 30
$24Renfe AVE
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Fri
Oct 1
$32Renfe
$21Alsa
Sat
Oct 2
$14Renfe AVE
$21Alsa
Sun
Oct 3
$32Renfe
$21Alsa
Mon
Oct 4
$21Renfe AVE
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Tue
Oct 5
$14Renfe AVE
$21Alsa
Wed
Oct 6
$14Renfe AVE
$21Alsa
Thu
Oct 7
$28Renfe AVE
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Fri
Oct 8
$32Renfe
$21Alsa
Sat
Oct 9
$21Renfe AVE
$21Alsa
Sun
Oct 10
$32Renfe
$21Alsa
Mon
Oct 11
$21Renfe AVE
$21Alsa
Tue
Oct 12
$32Renfe
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Wed
Oct 13
$17Renfe AVE
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Thu
Oct 14
$17Renfe AVE
$21Alsa
Fri
Oct 15
$24Renfe AVE
$21Alsa
Sat
Oct 16
$14Renfe AVE
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Travel Information between Zaragoza and Madrid

distanceDistance170 miles (274 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$21 - $28
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $21 (€17) • 3 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $28 (€22) • 1 h 27 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAlsa or Renfe AVE

Take a bus or train to travel 170 miles (274 km) to Madrid from Zaragoza. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 27 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $21 (€17). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Alsa or Renfe AVE among others. Travelers can even take a direct train from Zaragoza to Madrid.

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How to get from Zaragoza to Madrid

The Best Way According to our Users

If you want to travel from Zaragoza to Madrid there are several options available to you. For this route, however, 53,54% 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 Zaragoza 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
How do I reach Madrid from Zaragoza?

There are 2 ways to travel between Zaragoza and Madrid including taking a bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Zaragoza to Madrid?

The cheapest way to travel between Zaragoza and Madrid is by taking a bus with an average price of $21 (€17).

This is compared to other travel options to Madrid:

A bus is generally $6 (€5) less than a train for the same route. Taking a train costs on average $28 (€22) from Zaragoza to Madrid.

What is the fastest way to get from Zaragoza to Madrid?

The quickest way to travel to Madrid from Zaragoza is by train, which takes on average 1 h 27 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by bus can take 3 h 30 min   on average.

What is the distance between Zaragoza and Madrid?

The Zaragoza to Madrid distance is around 170 miles (274 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Zaragoza to Madrid is:

  • Around 8 trains per day.

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

When traveling to Madrid from Zaragoza, where do I depart from Zaragoza and where do I arrive in Madrid?

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

  • Buses mostly leave from Zaragoza, Estación De Autobuses and tend to arrive in Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.
  • Trains from Zaragoza to Madrid most often leave from Zaragoza-Delicias and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.
Which travel companies can get me from Zaragoza to Madrid?

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

  • Travel with Alsa for buses to Madrid. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Alsa Zaragoza to Madrid tickets on Omio for $21 (€17).
  • Renfe AVE can take you to Madrid by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Renfe AVE from Zaragoza to Madrid for $28 (€22).
Can I find a direct route between Zaragoza and Madrid?

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

  • You can take a direct train with Renfe or Renfe AVE with 8 direct trains per day.

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 to Madrid from Zaragoza.

Where should I go next after I travel from Zaragoza to Madrid?
Many of our customers traveling from Zaragoza 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!
How early should I book Zaragoza to Madrid tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket for this journey costs on average $21 (€17) one way.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $28 (€22) one way for this journey.

But we recommend booking Zaragoza to Madrid 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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Zaragoza
Madrid
Zaragoza-Delicias
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