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Poitiers to Madrid by bus

The journey from Poitiers to Madrid by bus is 472.03 mi and takes 13 hr 20 min. There are 10 connections per day, with the first departure at 2:10 PM and the last at 9:50 PM. It is possible to travel from Poitiers to Madrid by bus for as little as $35.91 or as much as $124.17. The best price for this journey is $35.91.

Lowest Price$35.91
Journey Duration13 hr 20 min
Connection per Day10
Lowest Price$35.91
Highest Price$124.17
First Departure2:10 PM
Last Departure9:50 PM
Distance472.03 mi
DeparturePoitiers
ArrivalMadrid
CarriersTGV inOui, FlixBusMore

Poitiers to Madrid Bus Times

Departure date
Tuesday, May 28, 2024

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How much do bus tickets from Poitiers to Madrid cost?

On average, a bus ticket from Poitiers to Madrid will cost you $76.62. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as $35.91. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest bus tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.
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The prices for bus tickets from Poitiers to Madrid vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. The average bus ticket price is approximately $76.62. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

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

The distance between Poitiers to Madrid is approximately 472.03 mi. In general, it will take you about 13 hr 20 min to complete the journey between the two cities. However, it is important to remember that journey times may vary according to a number of factors, including seasonal weather conditions, local events or diversions, and the type of terrain that must be crossed. Keep this in mind if you are intending to make a later connection, and always plan accordingly. In order to get from Poitiers to Madrid faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Poitiers and Madrid will complete the journey in 11 hr 25 min.On average, it will take you about 13 hr 20 min to travel the 472.03 mi between Poitiers and Madrid.

What time are the departures from Poitiers to Madrid?

The first journey of the day departs from Poitiers at 2:10 PM. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 9:50 PM. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Poitiers 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. The first journey of the night departs from Poitiers at 2:10 PM. If you prefer to travel later in that night, the last departure will leave at 9:50 PM. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Poitiers 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 daily journeys are there from Poitiers to Madrid?

The exact number of journeys from Poitiers to Madrid can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 10 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including . On particularly busy days, there can be up to departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Poitiers to Madrid. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Poitiers to Madrid varies, but in general, you can expect to find 5 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 5 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Poitiers to Madrid. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap bus tickets from Poitiers to Madrid
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Poitiers to Madrid.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Poitiers to Madrid, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Poitiers to Madrid.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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The cheapest Poitiers - Madrid bus tickets can be found for as low as $35.91 if you’re lucky, or $59.23 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $88.78.

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

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

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.

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.

In 2013, the French national railway company SNCF introduced OUIGO to offer budget-friendly TGV travel options. Choose between the lightning-fast OUIGO Grande Vitesse, reaching speeds of 300 km/h, or the more leisurely OUIGO Classique, which offers a nostalgic train ride experience.

TGV inOui, which replaces traditional TGV services by offering a contemporary upgrade, is a high-speed train service operated by the French National Railways, SNCF that make it easy to explore around 50 destinations in neighboring countries such as Belgium, Germany, and Spain. TGV inOUI is designed to offer more comfort and flexibility to travelers, with features such as spacious seats, Wi-Fi, and catering services. It connects major cities in France and provides a fast, convenient, and comfortable mode of travel.

Ticket types and facilities from Poitiers to Madrid

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by OUIGO and TGV inOui when traveling from Poitiers to Madrid.

Standard Class / TGV

OUIGO Grande Vitesse offers a single class, akin to second-class travel, which accounts for its affordable ticket prices. Adult fares start at €10, depending on the destination, while children can travel for €5. Tickets for OUIGO can only be purchased online.
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Standard Class / Classical

OUIGO Train Classique only have one class, which is equivalent to second class travel, which is why ticket prices are cheap. Tickets are available from €10 for adults (depending on destination) and €5 for children, and OUIGO train tickets are only available online.
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Second Class (The essentials)

For a practical and affordable journey, TGV INOUI has two fares for second class tickets: The Prems Second, an affordable option, and The Second, the classic second class. Both of them can be exchanged and refunded, subject to certain conditions. The Prem's fare tickets are perfect if you're looking for the lowest prices, starting at just 15€ and available for booking up to 4 months in advance.
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First Class (The comfort)

First-class tickets take your journey to the next level, offering enhanced comfort and exclusive benefits, including the option to choose seats in the Quiet Area. Additionally, this ticket offers flexibility for your booking and provides added benefits to Second Class features.
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Business Première (The flexibility)

Business Première offers premium advantages like no-cost exchanges or refunds and exclusive amenities including advanced Wi-Fi and access to Grand Voyageur lounges, all while ensuring flexibility in your booking.
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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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You have access WiFi (OUIFI) and delve into the OUIFUN entertainment portal for an added fee.
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On Ouigo trains, only top deck seats in select coaches come with power sockets. Note that these seats come at an additional charge, and the bottom deck lacks sockets altogether.
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OUIGO lets you bring two small hand luggage items or one piece measuring 36 x 27 x 15 cm for free, along with cabin baggage at 55x35x25cm with no weight restrictions. For larger items, a fee of €5 applies for online bookings made in advance, and it goes up to €20 if you pay in-person at the station.
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For travelers with mobility concerns, TGV INOUI offers the 'Accès Plus' service. This provides dedicated assistance from the station directly to the train seat. It is advisable for passengers to contact 'Accès Plus' after securing their tickets and ensure arrangements are made at least 48 hours before the scheduled departure.
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In France, OUIGO's Train classique services provide an at-seat snack service, though this isn't available on the high-speed trains. For those traveling in Spain, a visit to the OUIBAR in coach 4 serves up a variety of beverages and snacks.
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Travel in comfort with all coaches being air-conditioned.
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Planning to bring along bigger items like a bike, scooter, skis, or a musical instrument? If you book online in advance, it's just a €5 fee. But, if you decide to pay at the station, the fee goes up to €20.
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On TGV INOUI trains, enjoy complimentary WiFi access throughout your journey. Whether you're working, replying to emails, or diving into the TGV INOUI entertainment hub, we've got you covered.
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With a Business Première ticket, step into an exclusive coach designed for comfort. It's your silent sanctuary, ideal for both work and relaxation.
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Every seat on TGV inOUI is power-packed! With an outlet at your disposal, you're always charged and ready.
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On TGV INOUI trains, you can bring as much luggage as your arms and legs can carry, but remember to properly label your own luggage. Handbags and small items are best stored either at feet-level or under the seat; heavier pieces should be placed in an available corner of the car or along its central aisle.
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For travelers with mobility concerns, TGV INOUI offers the 'Accès Plus' service. This provides dedicated assistance from the station directly to the train seat. It is advisable for passengers to contact 'Accès Plus' after securing their tickets and ensure arrangements are made at least 48 hours before the scheduled departure.
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Travelers on TGV INOUI can look forward to an assortment of food and beverages. The train service presents a curated selection that promises to cater to diverse palates.
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Stay cool and comfortable. All TGV inOUI trains are air-conditioned, ensuring a pleasant journey, irrespective of the weather outside.
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Booking required for non-foldable bikes (€10) on select TGV INOUI trains, foldable bikes under 130x90cm can travel as hand luggage on any TGV INOUI train, disassembled bikes can be taken without booking if stored in a bike bag under 130x90cm. Aquatic or snowboards, folded scooters, and musical instruments can be taken as hand luggage if they are in a carrying case under 130 x 90 cm.
Services on board TGV inOui, FlixBus and OUIGO from Poitiers to Madrid
Compare services on board when travelling from Poitiers to Madrid by bus.
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Poitiers to Madrid CO2 Emissions by Bus

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Train
53.18kg
Bus
56.97kg
Flight
151.93kg
Car
121.54kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Poitiers to Madrid?
A bus ticket from Poitiers to Madrid is $76.62. 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 Poitiers to Madrid?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Poitiers 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 Poitiers and Madrid by bus?
Poitiers to Madrid is 472.03 mi.
How long does the bus between Poitiers and Madrid take?
Poitiers to Madrid is on average 13 hr 20 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 11 hr 25 min.
Which companies operate from Poitiers to Madrid?
The bus journey from Poitiers to Madrid is covered by 4 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: TGV inOui, FlixBus, OUIGO, Alsa and BlaBlaCar Bus.
How many bus connections per day go from Poitiers to Madrid?
Poitiers to Madrid has 10 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Poitiers to Madrid leave?
The earliest bus from Poitiers to Madrid departs at 2:10 PM. 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 Poitiers to Madrid depart?
The latest bus from Poitiers to Madrid departs at 9:50 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 Poitiers 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 Poitiers to Madrid?
There are on average 5 direct connection(s) from Poitiers to go to Madrid.
What's the fastest journey time between Poitiers to Madrid by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Poitiers and Madrid is 11 hr 25 min.
Is there a direct bus from Poitiers to Madrid?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Poitiers and Madrid.
What are the CO2 emissions for Poitiers to Madrid by bus?
The bus journey from Poitiers to Madrid creates 56.97kg of CO2 emissions.

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