There are 7 ways to get from Amsterdam to Madrid by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly from Amsterdam  •  5 h 33 min

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

$74 - $235

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Train to Eindhoven, fly  •  6 h 52 min

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

$82 - $318

Train to Brussels, fly  •  7 h 6 min

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

$105 - $274

Train to Dusseldorf, fly  •  7 h 49 min

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

$126 - $349

Train  •  14 h 4 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 / ...

$417 - $518

Train, bus  •  24 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid/Midi Thalys / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Madrid - Avénida de America Ouibus

$116 - $163

Drive  •  16 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Madrid 1108.2 miles

$270 - $390

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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 RER, Paris Gare de Lyon and Barcelona Sants. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 4 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 4 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 33 min to get from Amsterdam to Madrid, including transfers.

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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 33 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 14 h 4 min.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Airport to Madrid Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 35 min.

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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, British Airways, Iberia and three other airlines offer flights from Amsterdam Airport to Madrid Airport.

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  • Distance: 925.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 33 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 RER, Paris Lyon Banlieue, Paris Gare de Lyon, and Barcelona Sants in around 14 h 4 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Brussels to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Brussels to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Brussels to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Eindhoven to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Eindhoven to Madrid via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Eindhoven to Madrid via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Brussels to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Madrid via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Madrid via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Madrid via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Madrid via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
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 Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
ns.nl
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Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$70 - $95
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 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 Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$60 - $85
1st Class
$85 - $120
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 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 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
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$45 - $110
Premier
$100 - $130
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Madrid - Avénida de America
Ave. Duration
21 h 40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
Ouibus

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