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Nantes to Madrid by bus

The journey from Nantes to Madrid by bus is 482.43 mi and takes 17 hr 49 min. There are 12 connections per day, with the first departure at 7:45 AM and the last at 11:55 PM. It is possible to travel from Nantes to Madrid by bus for as little as $35.91 or as much as $166.69. The best price for this journey is $35.91.

Lowest Price$35.91
Journey Duration17 hr 49 min
Connection per Day12
Lowest Price$35.91
Highest Price$166.69
First Departure7:45 AM
Last Departure11:55 PM
Distance482.43 mi
CarriersFlixBus, AlsaMore

Nantes to Madrid Bus Times

Departure date
Monday, Jul 15, 2024

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What's the best way to get from Nantes to Madrid? If you're not sure, don't worry - Virail can help you. The only thing you have to do is enter your planned travel dates, and let Virail's powerful search tool deal with the rest. We'll look at the routes offered by our trusted travel partners to give you all your available options. Whether you want to travel by plane, train, bus, carpool, or something else, we'll find your ideal solution. You can filter your results according to price, departure or arrival time, journey duration, number of connections, one-way or round trip - anything you want. Virail will give you a full, clear picture of how to get from Nantes to Madrid, then transfer you to your chosen provider's website to complete your booking.

How can I find the cheapest bus tickets to get from Nantes to Madrid?

Prices will vary when you travel from Nantes to Madrid. On average, though, you'll pay about $80.20 for a bus ticket. You can find bus tickets for prices as low as $35.91, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper bus tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest bus tickets.
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On average, you can expect to spend around $80.20 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Nantes to Madrid.

How long does the journey from Nantes to Madrid take by bus?

The average journey time is 17 hr 49 min. This is how long it takes to cross the 482.43 mi from Nantes to Madrid. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from Nantes to Madrid to take longer than 17 hr 49 min. The journey between Nantes and Madrid runs for about 482.43 mi and usually takes approximately 17 hr 49 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 14 hr 5 min. If you are trying to get from Nantes to Madrid as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

What time are the first and last departures from Nantes to Madrid?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Nantes to Madrid leaving at 7:45 AM. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 11:55 PM.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays. The first journey of the night departs from Nantes at 7:45 AM. If you prefer to travel later in that night, the last departure will leave at 11:55 PM. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Nantes and Madrid. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side.

How many times a day do departures from Nantes leave for Madrid?

You will be able to travel from Nantes to Madrid using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 12 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Nantes to Madrid using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 3 direct connections from Nantes to Madrid each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 9 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Nantes to Madrid. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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The cheapest Nantes - Madrid bus tickets can be found for as low as $47.20 if you’re lucky, or $57.49 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $73.29.

Find the best day to travel to Madrid by bus

When travelling to Madrid by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

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Alsa, founded in 1923, is a prominent Spanish bus company that operates national and international routes. The company has grown to become one of the largest bus companies in Europe. Alsa provides a comprehensive range of services, including regular and express routes, luxury buses, and sleeper buses. Alsa, dedicated to sustainability, reduces its carbon footprint by using alternative fuels and energy-efficient technologies.

Established in 2018, BlaBlaCar Bus was born out of BlaBlaCar's acquisition of OUIBUS in November of that same year. The company officially launched in June 2019 and has since been offering long-distance bus services across Europe. Initially known as BlaBlaBus, the company went on to adopt the name Ouibus, before finally deciding on its present name, BlaBlaCar Bus. BlaBlaCar Bus operates a network of routes that link several cities, including Aix-en-Provence, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Brussels, Genoa, Lille, London, Lyon, Marseille, Milan, Nice, Paris, Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport, San Sebastián, and Turin.

FlixBus, a long-distance bus company, operates in both Europe and the United States. Founded in 2013, it has grown to become one of the largest bus operators in Europe, connecting over 2,500 destinations in 30 countries. Originating in Germany, FlixBus has expanded quickly to neighboring countries including France, Italy, Denmark, the Netherlands, and Croatia, while also offering regular services to Norway, Spain, and England. With affordable fares and comfortable amenities such as free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and onboard toilets, FlixBus provides a convenient and enjoyable travel experience.

Services on board FlixBus, Alsa and BlaBlaCar Bus from Nantes to Madrid
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Nantes to Madrid CO2 Emissions by Bus


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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Nantes to Madrid?
A bus ticket from Nantes to Madrid is $80.20. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $35.91.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Nantes to Madrid?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Nantes to Madrid is $35.91. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Nantes and Madrid by bus?
Nantes to Madrid is 482.43 mi.
How long does the bus between Nantes and Madrid take?
Nantes to Madrid is on average 17 hr 49 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 14 hr 5 min.
Which companies operate from Nantes to Madrid?
The bus journey from Nantes to Madrid is covered by 5 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: FlixBus, Alsa, FlixBus France S.A.R.L., BlaBlaCar Bus, FLIXBUS PORTUGAL UNIPESSOAL Lda. and INTERCITÉS.
How many bus connections per day go from Nantes to Madrid?
Nantes to Madrid has 12 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Nantes to Madrid leave?
The earliest bus from Nantes to Madrid departs at 7:45 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Nantes to Madrid depart?
The latest bus from Nantes to Madrid departs at 11:55 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Nantes to Madrid in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is $35.91 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Nantes to Madrid?
There are on average 3 direct connection(s) from Nantes to go to Madrid.
What's the fastest journey time between Nantes to Madrid by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Nantes and Madrid is 14 hr 5 min.
Is there a direct bus from Nantes to Madrid?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Nantes and Madrid.
What are the CO2 emissions for Nantes to Madrid by bus?
The bus journey from Nantes to Madrid creates 58.23kg of CO2 emissions.

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