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ALSA

28037 Madrid, Spain
+34 902 42 22 42
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Comfortable, punctual bus ride

We travelled with Alsa from Vigo to Porto. It was the only company that actually still had an... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
vickiwilson2016
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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Horrendous journey 32 degrees outside and in coach with no air con or windows from Benidorm to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Maxine2468
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28037 Madrid, Spain
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+34 902 42 22 42
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We travelled with Alsa from Vigo to Porto. It was the only company that actually still had an office in the bus station. The bus was on time, friendly driver. No complaints. Would us it again.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Horrendous journey 32 degrees outside and in coach with no air con or windows from Benidorm to Alicante at almost midday. Sweat dripping from all passengers .

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Terrible experience - booked a bus to depart Bordeaux at 4:30am travelling to San Sebastián. The bus didn’t show up until 6:30am. I was waiting from 4am as you’re told to be there 30 mins prior to departure time. I was waiting in the dark...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Firstly, the bus comes too late. No one speaks english, no apologies for coming too late, and they all treated me like I'm dumb. The toilet was not even free. The bus itself was not really comfortable, and it was very hard to sleep because...More

Thank Malika E
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our money was stolen on one of their buses because nobody explained to us, either in Spanish or English, that the bus was not just stopping for lunch but would also head to a neighbouring town and return. We have evidence of this. After going...More

Thank NZ H
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I assumed the bus would go all the way to Valencia Airport but was informed on boarding the bus that it would stop twice in Valencia and that I would need to get out at the second stop, which was Valencia main bus station to...More

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Reviewed 12 July 2018

The bus was very comfortable . The countryside was beautiful . The a/c was good and seats had screens to watch movies etc. The drive was steady and the departure and arrival on time . However we could not book the seats online through the...More

Thank profshenoy
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Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

To be fair I booked the wrong departure location in Madrid instead of the airport. But when trying to board the bus that left at the same time and going to the same place from the airport I showed my ticket, they took my bag...More

Thank 9hulette
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Reviewed 25 June 2018

Took many bus trips within Spain on Alsa Bus. Booked online as soon as the tickets opened for sale about 2 months before departure on the movelia website and got really cheap rates. I travelled Madrid to Zaragoza, Seville to Granada, Granada to Cordoba, Granada...More

1  Thank wingsonwheels
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Reviewed 18 June 2018

On May 28. 2018 We took the bus from Almeria to Alicante. We left on time 15:00 and arrived at 18:45 as scheduled. Every time the bus stops you have to look on the window to see if your bag is not stolen because there...More

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jacknjilltown
10 August 2018|
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Response from June A | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, but I have never even heard of Tangerville!
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vssingh802
28 April 2018|
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Response from Julz H | Reviewed this property |
The Alsa bus is air conditioned and comfortable enough but I found the AVE train journey much more enjoyable
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jmlizet127
4 October 2017|
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Response from Ozgur E | Reviewed this property |
You should put your carry on to luggage part. Some drivers don't let to put carry on with you inside the bus. This company doesn't have rules. It depends on driver's desire.
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