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There are 8 ways to get from Amsterdam to Madrid by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Madrid (MAD) AMS - MAD

$74 - $235

Cheapest option

Train to Brussels, fly  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Madrid (MAD) BRU - MAD

$64 - $229

6 alternative options

Train to Eindhoven, fly  •  7 h

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Eindhoven
  2. Fly from Eindhoven (EIN) to Madrid (MAD) EIN - MAD

$82 - $318

Train to Dusseldorf, fly  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Madrid (MAD) DUS - MAD

$126 - $349

Train via Paris Gare De Lyon  •  14 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Paris-Nord
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants Tgv
  3. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave / ...

$419 - $521

Train  •  14 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Avignon TGV Thalys
  2. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave

$430 - $553

Bus  •  26 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam to Bordeaux
  2. Take the bus from Bordeaux to Madrid

$168 - $301

Drive  •  16 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Madrid 1108.2 miles

$270 - $390

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Madrid is to fly which costs 60€ - 210€ and takes 5 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Madrid is to fly which costs 60€ - 210€ and takes 5 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Madrid. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam and arriving at Madrid via Bordeaux. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Madrid. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Madrid-Puerta de Atocha via Paris Nord, Paris Gare de Lyon and Barcelona Sants. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 14 min.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Madrid is 1481 km. The road distance is 1773.2 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Madrid without a car is to train which takes 14 h 14 min and costs 360€ - 460€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 28 min to get from Amsterdam to Madrid, including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Madrid bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Amsterdam station.

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Amsterdam to Madrid train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Amsterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Madrid is to fly which takes 5 h 28 min and costs 60€ - 210€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 360€ - 460€ and takes 14 h 14 min, you could also bus, which costs 140€ - 270€ and takes 26 h 15 min.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Madrid.
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  • Distance: 925.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 28 min

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Madrid, Spain?

KLM, Iberia and 10 other airlines fly from Amsterdam to Madrid hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Amsterdam to Madrid via Paris-Nord, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Gare de Lyon, and Barcelona Sants in around 14 h 14 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Brussels to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Brussels to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Brussels to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Brussels to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Brussels to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Flights from Eindhoven to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Eindhoven to Madrid via Marseille
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Eindhoven to Madrid via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Madrid via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Madrid via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Madrid via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Brussels to Madrid via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
ns.nl
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eurail.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$140 - $180
1st Class
$180 - $260
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$310 - $380
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$310 - $380
1st Class
$390 - $550
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$260 - $390
Spanish Railways AVE
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Avignon TGV to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Amsterdam to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
16 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Bordeaux to Madrid
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Madrid Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 30 min.

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Amsterdam to Madrid bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Madrid station.

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Amsterdam to Madrid train services, operated by Spanish Railways AVE, arrive at Madrid-Puerta de Atocha station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Madrid is 1773 km. It takes approximately 16 h 55 min to drive from Amsterdam to Madrid.

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Air Europa, Air France, Iberia and three other airlines offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Madrid Airport.

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There are 3870+ hotels available in Madrid. Prices start at $54 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is to train which takes 16 min and costs 5€ - 11€.

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