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Duration 27h 56m
Distance 1759 km
Average price 335€
Frequency 5/week

Trip overview

The average train between Düsseldorf and Madrid takes 27h 56m and the fastest train takes 27h 28m. The train runs, on average, 5 times per week from Düsseldorf to Madrid. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Duesseldorf Hbf
  2. Paris Gare De Lyon
  3. Barcelona-Sants
  4. Madrid
15h 44m
264€ - 481€

Düsseldorf to Madrid train times

Trains run five times a week between Düsseldorf and Madrid. The service departs Düsseldorf at 16:17 in the afternoon, which arrives into Madrid at 19:45. All services require a transfer, and take on average 27h 56m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Düsseldorf to Madrid. However, there are services departing from Duesseldorf Hbf and arriving at Madrid-Puerta De Atocha via Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon and Barcelona-Sants. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 44m.

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The distance between Düsseldorf and Madrid is 1447 km. The road distance is 1759 km.

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Düsseldorf to Madrid train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Duesseldorf Hbf station.

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Düsseldorf to Madrid train services, operated by Renfe AVE, arrive at Madrid-Puerta De Atocha station.

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