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There are 8 ways to get from Berlin to Madrid Atocha Station by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt  •  6h 41m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Madrid (MAD) BER - MAD

€26 - €107

7 alternative options

Fly from Berlin Tegel  •  9h 36m

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Madrid (MAD) TXL - MAD

€64 - €116

Train to Leipzig, fly  •  9h 7m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Halle(Saale)Hbf
  2. Fly from Leipzig (LEJ) to Madrid (MAD) LEJ - MAD

€123 - €333

Train to Dresden, fly  •  10h 6m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Dresden-Neustadt
  2. Fly from Dresden (DRS) to Madrid (MAD) DRS - MAD

€99 - €255

Train to Hamburg, fly  •  8h 22m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  2. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Madrid (MAD) HAM - MAD

€64 - €202

Train  •  20h 36m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Barcelona-Sants Ave
  4. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha Ave

€318 - €490

Bus  •  33h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin central bus station to Paris N1320 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris to Madrid 793 / ...

€110 - €135

Drive  •  21h 14m

  1. Drive from Berlin Hbf to Madrid Atocha Station 2368.8 km

€250 - €370

Berlin to Madrid Atocha Station by train and walk

The journey time between Berlin and Madrid Atocha Station is around 37h 49m and covers a distance of around 2550 km. The fastest journey normally takes 37h 49m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, Deutsche Bahn Intercity, TGV inOui and others, the Berlin to Madrid Atocha Station service departs from Berlin Hbf and arrives in Madrid Atocha Station. Typically six services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
37h 49m
Fastest journey time:
37h 49m
Services per week:
6
Cheapest price:
€318
Carbon emissions:
134 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
09:28
Last service departs at:
09:28

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Berlin to Madrid Atocha Station train and walk schedules

Germany → Spain
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International entry into Spain from Germany

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
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Allowed for: All visitors

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Conditions of entry into Spain from Germany

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
This applies to arrivals from Germany
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
This doesn't apply to arrivals from the EU Schengen Area with the exception of Belgium, Croatia, Cyprus, Denmark, Estonia, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Slovenia and Sweden. This also doesn't apply to arrivals from Australia, China, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Macau, New Zealand, Rwanda, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand and United Kingdom
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 7
This applies to arrivals from India
  • Entry is allowed for fully vaccinated travellers
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of EU Schengen Area, Australia, Brazil, India, Israel, Japan, New Zealand, Rwanda, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Thailand and United Kingdom
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Brazil, India and South Africa
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
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Rules to follow in Spain

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Considerations leaving from Germany

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Spain from Germany.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Madrid Atocha Station is 112.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Madrid Atocha Station is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Madrid Atocha Station is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 112.

Yes, entry into Germany from Spain is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 23 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Madrid Atocha Station is to fly which costs €25 - €110 and takes 6h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin to Madrid Atocha Station is to fly which costs €25 - €110 and takes 6h 41m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Berlin station to Madrid Atocha Station. However, there are services departing from Berlin central bus station and arriving at Delicias - Atocha via Paris and Estación Sur. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33h 41m.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin to Madrid Atocha Station. However, there are services departing from Berlin Hbf and arriving at Madrid-Puerta De Atocha via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Lyon Part Dieu and Barcelona-Sants. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20h 36m.

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It is 1870 km from Berlin to Madrid Atocha Station. It is approximately 2368.8 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Madrid Atocha Station without a car is to train which takes 20h 36m and costs €310 - €490.

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It takes approximately 6h 41m to get from Berlin to Madrid Atocha Station, including transfers.

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Berlin to Madrid Atocha Station bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Berlin central bus station.

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Berlin to Madrid Atocha Station train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Berlin Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Madrid Atocha Station is to fly which takes 6h 41m and costs €25 - €110. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €310 - €490 and takes 20h 36m, you could also bus, which costs €110 - €140 and takes 33h 41m.

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  • Distance: 1869.9 km
  • Duration: 6h 41m

What companies run services between Berlin, Germany and Madrid Atocha Station, Spain?

Iberia, Ryanair and 10 other airlines fly from Berlin to Madrid Atocha Station hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Berlin Hbf to Madrid Atocha Station via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Lyon Part Dieu, Barcelona-Sants, and Madrid-Puerta De Atocha in around 20h 36m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €330
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Madrid via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €250
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €330
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Madrid via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €350
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Madrid via Munich, Brussels
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€60 - €220
Flights from Leipzig to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€180 - €500
Flights from Dresden to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €440
Flights from Dresden to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €440
Flights from Hamburg to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €460
Flights from Hamburg to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €460
Flights from Hamburg to Madrid via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€120 - €300
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €180
Flights from Leipzig to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €250
Flights from Leipzig to Madrid via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€85 - €340
Flights from Leipzig to Madrid via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€80 - €250
Flights from Hamburg to Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€50 - €260
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Madrid via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €290
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Madrid via Munich, Ibiza
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€75 - €360
Flights from Dresden to Madrid via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €300
Flights from Hamburg to Madrid via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €350
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €440
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Madrid via Munich, Ibiza
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€75 - €360
Flights from Hamburg to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €470
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€60 - €110
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Madrid via Munich, Ibiza
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€75 - €360
Flights from Leipzig to Madrid via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
€85 - €160
Flights from Dresden to Madrid via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€75 - €140
Flights from Hamburg to Madrid via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €350
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Madrid via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €250
Flights from Hamburg to Madrid via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€120 - €300
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€23 - €130
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Madrid via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€23 - €130
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Madrid via Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€23 - €130
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Madrid via Munich, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €170
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Madrid via Munich, Basel
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€40 - €160
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Madrid via Munich, Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€40 - €160
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Hamburg to Madrid via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€80 - €550
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Berlin Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€95 - €140
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€50 - €70
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf to Dresden-Neustadt
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€60 - €90
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€95 - €140
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
Flixtrain
Train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€15 - €20
Website
Flixtrain
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€26 - €40
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Dresden-Neustadt
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€21 - €30
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Berlin Hbf to Dresden-Neustadt
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€26 - €40
Website
Railjet
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€50 - €70
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
5h 59m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€100 - €150
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€100 - €130
1st Class
€120 - €150
Renfe SNCF
Renfe AVE
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Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€60 - €120
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
€60 - €80
Promo+
€68 - €73
Flexible
€90 - €120
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin central bus station to Paris
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€50 - €65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris to Madrid
Ave. Duration
16h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€55 - €70
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Madrid Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 10m.

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Berlin to Madrid Atocha Station bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Madrid station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin to Madrid Atocha Station is 2369 km. It takes approximately 21h 14m to drive from Berlin to Madrid Atocha Station.

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Iberia, Air France, Brussels Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Madrid Airport.

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There are 1504+ hotels available in Madrid Atocha Station. Prices start at €75 per night.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport is to train which takes 25 min and costs €2 - €8.

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