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Buses from Madrid to Barcelona

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Prices and buses schedules from Madrid to Barcelona

00:14
Aeropuerto MAD Barajas T4
00:00
7h05 · Direct
07:19
Barcelona Gran Via Urgell
ALSA
ALSA
€45.00
00:14
Aeropuerto MAD Barajas T4
00:00
7h20 · Direct
07:34
Barcelona Gran Via Urgell
ALSA
ALSA
€45.00
00:30
Aeropuerto MAD Barajas T4
00:00
8h20 · Direct
08:50
Barcelona Gran Via Urgell
ALSA
ALSA
€32.71
06:40
Aeropuerto MAD Barajas T4
00:00
8h15 · Direct
14:55
Barcelona Gran Via Urgell
ALSA
ALSA
€32.71
06:40
Aeropuerto MAD Barajas T4
00:00
8h40 · Direct
15:20
Barcelona Gran Via Urgell
ALSA
ALSA
€32.71
07:00
Aeropuerto MAD Barajas T4
00:00
7h55 · Direct
14:55
Barcelona Gran Via Urgell
ALSA
ALSA
€32.71
07:00
Aeropuerto MAD Barajas T4
00:00
8h20 · Direct
15:20
Barcelona Gran Via Urgell
ALSA
ALSA
€32.71
09:00
Aeropuerto MAD Barajas T4
00:00
7h35 · Direct
16:35
Barcelona Gran Via Urgell
ALSA
ALSA
€32.71
10:15
Aeropuerto MAD Barajas T4
00:00
7h20 · Direct
17:35
Barcelona Gran Via Urgell
ALSA
ALSA
€43.85
11:00
Aeropuerto MAD Barajas T4
00:00
7h50 · Direct
18:50
Barcelona Gran Via Urgell
ALSA
ALSA
€32.71

Buses Madrid - Barcelona

Travelling in Spain by bus is a good solution for last minute reservations or cheap trips rather than trains and flights. 30 rides connect everyday Madrid to Barcelona, one every 30 minutes. Buses to Barcelona generally leave from Aeropuerto MAD Barajas T4 bus station and arrive at Barcelona Gran Via Urgell bus station. ALSA, Flixbus are the most important providers on this route.

Tickets and deals on buses Madrid - Barcelona

A coach ticket from Madrid to Barcelona costs on average € 38, but you can get low-cost tickets for as less as € 22. On Wanderio you’ll find the best ALSA and Flixbus deals to travel by bus from Madrid to Barcelona. Prices for ALSA coach tickets start from € 22, while Flixbus tickets start from € 69. If you need to travel this week, prices range from 33€ to 44€. When booking your coach ticket a few weeks in advance though, you can find low cost buses from Madrid to Barcelona with fares starting from 33€, saving up to 25%.

Schedule and travel times from Madrid to Barcelona

The journey by coach from Madrid to Barcelona takes about 9 hours on average. Travelling on a ALSA bus you’ll get 28 bus connections every day to get from Madrid to Barcelona in about 8 hours on average. As for the bus timetable, the first ride from Madrid to Barcelona leaves at 00:14, while the last bus leaves at 23:59. You can get from Madrid to Barcelona by bus with Flixbus as well, thanks to its 2 daily rides between the two cities, from 20:50 to 21:15

You can easily buy bus tickets online for getting from Madrid to Barcelona on Wanderio. Search for the bus schedule for the selected dates and safely book your tickets. Download the free Wanderio App for iOS and Android and you’ll have your Madrid to Barcelona bus tickets always at hand.

Even though buses are generally the cheapest means of transport compared to trains and flights, you can find far cheaper tickets Madrid - Barcelona if you book them in advance, this way you’ll make the most of ALSA, Flixbus promotions. Do you want to know all the ways to get from Madrid to Barcelona? Compare buses, trains, buses, flights and choose the best option easily.

How long is from Madrid to Barcelona by bus?
The trip by bus from Madrid to Madrid takes about about 7 hours. The first coach leaves at 00:14; the last bus to Barcelona leaves from Madrid at 23:59.

How much is a bus ticket from Madrid to Barcelona?
A bus ticket from Madrid to Barcelona starts from 22€. Prices can change according to the available fares and the travel dates. If you book in advance your tickets from Madrid to Barcelona you can make the most of the available deals and save on your trip.

How many bus connections from Madrid to Barcelona are there every day?
Every day 30 buses travel from Madrid to Barcelona. You can find a bus to Barcelona every 30 minutes on average.

Which bus companies connect Madrid to Barcelona?
You can travel from Madrid to Barcelona with ALSA or Flixbus. With our search engine you can compare and book all the available bus tickets from Madrid to Barcelona at the best price.

Arrival:

Barcelona

Buses per day

81

Top bus companies

Baltour, Postbus, Expressbus

First departure

10:15 AM

Last departure

14:30 PM

Top customer reviews of Alsa

Number of reviews

13

Overall rating

3.5

Punctuality

4.9

Cleanliness

4.8

Comfort

4.0

Value for money

4.0

Staff

3.6