The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Madrid to Paris is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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18 h 15 m
18 h 30 m
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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||€49 (€49)|
|Coach frequency||1 a day|
|Direct coach||Yes, there is 1 direct coach 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 trip 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 is 1 coach operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around €49, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as €39. Travellers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes and arrive in Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine).
Alsa, FlixBus and BlaBlaCar Bus coaches will get you between Madrid and Paris from €39. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best coach times and tickets for your trip.
BlaBlaCar Bus (formerly known as Ouibus or iDBUS), a subsidiary of the popular French car sharing service, BlaBlaCar, is a provider operating long-distance coach services in 10 countries in Europe. Founded in France, BlaBlaCar Bus provides connections to over 300 destinations. Standard amenities on the coaches include air conditioning, toilets, USB and power outlets for charging phones, tablets and laptops during long coach journeys, extra legroom and adjustable seats. On select routes there is also free Wi-Fi available. BlaBlaCar Bus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one cabin bag and up to two hold bags per person.
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.
Madrid to Paris coach information with FlixBus:
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.
Travel by coach between Madrid, Spain and Paris, France is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 1/24/23. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach between Madrid and Paris closer to your date of departure here.
Return travel from France to Spain is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Spain is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of France
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 1/9/23. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your coach to Madrid from Paris.
When taking the coach to Paris from Madrid, you can choose to depart from coach stations like Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83, Madrid, Estación de Moncloa and Madrid, Méndez Álvaro - Terminal. Your trip can end in coach stations such as Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine), Paris, Place du Pantheon (Bibliothèque Sainte-Geneviève) and Paris, Cours-la-Reine.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes and arrive in Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine).
You can find the most popular departure coach station for this journey, Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes, located approximately 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city centre of Madrid. The most popular arrival coach station in Paris, called Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine), is located around 2.5 miles (4.1 km) away from its city centre.
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