The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
This is the last bus of the day.
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18 h 15 m
18 h 30 m
Buses per day
Of the 2 buses that leave Madrid for Paris every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Average coach duration||16 h 20 min|
|Average coach ticket price||€120 (€120)|
|Coach frequency||3 a day|
|Direct coach||Yes, there are 2 direct coaches a day|
|Coach companies||Eurolines France, Ovanesovi Group, Ouibus, Alsa Supra, Eurolines Switzerland, Alsa Premium, BlaBlaCar Bus, Infobus, Alsa, Flixbus or BlaBlaCar|
Coaches from Madrid to Paris cover the 1052 km long route taking on average 16 h 20 min with our travel partners like Eurolines France, Ovanesovi Group, Ouibus, Alsa Supra, Eurolines Switzerland, Alsa Premium, BlaBlaCar Bus, Infobus, Alsa, Flixbus or BlaBlaCar. Normally, there are 3 coaches operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this journey for as low as €104, but the average price of coach tickets is €120. Travellers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine).
You can travel by coach to Paris from Madrid with Alsa, BlaBlaCar Bus and FlixBus for as low as €104. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.
Alsa is the main provier of coach travel in Spain. As a subsidiary of the UK coach operator National Express, Alsa offers a plethora of regional, national and international routes and transports more than 300 million passengers per year. Alsa has an impressive fleet of coaches with different levels of comfort and amenities on offer. Aside from the Alsa Normal coach with free WiFi, toilets, footrests and entertainment on board, the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium coaches provide more luxurious services when travelling by road, depending on the specific route. Apart from the Standard ticket, Alsa offers other coach tickets like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes.
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost coach providers in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travellers in both continents the option to take a long-distance coach at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
FlixBus from Madrid to Paris coach information:
BlaBlaCar Bus (formerly known as Ouibus or iDBUS) is a popular French coach provider from France operating long-distance services in 10 countries in Europe and connecting over 300 destinations. It is a subsidiary of the French car sharing service, BlaBlaCar. Standard amenities on BlaBlaCar Bus include toilets, air conditioning, USB and power outlets for charging phones, tablets and laptops during long coach journeys, extra legroom and adjustable seats. There is also free Wi-Fi available on select routes. The only ticket type from BlaBlaCar Bus is the Standard ticket, which allows each traveler to bring one cabin bag and up to two hold bags.
Travel between Madrid, Spain and Paris, France by coach is: Fully open.
International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
Conditions of entry:
All travellers in France must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 8/8/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach between Madrid and Paris as this information can change.
The current restriction level for your return trip by coach from Paris to Madrid is: Fully open
Reentry to Spain is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France
What are the entry requirements?
The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last verified on 7/28/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Paris to Madrid coach here.
Some of the Madrid coach stations to Paris you can start your journey from include Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83, Madrid, Estación de Moncloa and Madrid, Méndez Álvaro - Terminal. Similarly, some of the arrival coach stations in Paris include Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine), Paris, Place du Pantheon (Bibliothèque Sainte-Geneviève) and Paris, La Défense.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arriving in Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine).
Passengers board the coach most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine), located 2.9 miles (4.6 km) away from the city centre.
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