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Madrid to Burgos by Train, Bus, Car and Flights

How to Get from Madrid to Burgos

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Details of how to get from Madrid to Burgos by various forms of transport.

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Madrid to Burgos by Bus

There are regular buses throughout the day between Madrid and Burgos. The journey takes 2h30 and costs about 15 euros. The train takes a similar amount of time but is more expensive.

Buses from Madrid to Burgos depart from Avenida de America bus station. Read more about Bus and Train Stations in Madrid.

You can book most bus tickets in Spain online at no extra charge. Just pay with a credit card and print out the e-ticket.
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Madrid to Burgos by Train

The train from Burgos to Madrid takes around 2h30 and costs about 40 euros. The bus takes a similar amount of time but is much cheaper.

Trains from Madrid to Burgos depart from Chamartin train station. Read more about Bus and Train Stations in Madrid.

Renfe.es, Spain's official rail website, is a mess and has been described as "like Alice in Wonderland, where nothing seems to be what it really is" by Trip Advisor.

Residents of Canada and USA should instead use Rail Europe and get their tickets delivered to their home address. Citizens of other countries should also use the link below to check timetables but buy tickets in person.
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Madrid to Burgos by Car

Take the A-1 for almost the whole 250km journey from Madrid to Burgos. It should take about 2h45.
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Flights from Madrid to Burgos

There are no flights from Madrid to Burgos.
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