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There are 10 ways to get from Bremen to Madrid by plane, train, bus, car or car train

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Recommended option

Fly from Bremen  •  7h 11m

  1. Fly from Bremen (BRE) to Madrid (MAD) BRE - MAD

93€ - 343€

Cheapest option

Train to Hamburg, fly  •  7h 1m

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

61€ - 215€

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Bus to Muenster, fly  •  9h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Bremen to Münster / Osnabrück Airport, Münster/ Osnabrück Airport
  2. Fly from Muenster (FMO) to Madrid (MAD) FMO - MAD

148€ - 665€

Train to Hannover, fly  •  8h 45m

  1. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Hannover Hbf
  2. Fly from Hannover (HAJ) to Madrid (MAD) HAJ - MAD

94€ - 206€

Train to Dusseldorf, fly  •  8h 12m

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

125€ - 338€

Train  •  18h 31m

  1. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Koeln Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brussels - Midi Ice
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Valence TGV
  4. Take the train from Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud to Barcelona-Sants Tgv / ...
  5. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha Ave

418€ - 597€

Bus  •  31h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Bremen to Logroño
  2. Take the bus from Logroño to Madrid Pamplona to Madrid / ...

97€ - 164€

Train, bus  •  35h 25m

  1. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Madrid

204€ - 305€

Drive  •  19h 5m

  1. Drive from Bremen to Madrid 1280.5 miles

230€ - 340€

Car train, drive  •  21h 17m

  1. Take the car train from Bremen to Göttingen Uex1846
  2. Drive from Göttingen to Madrid

323€ - 448€

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bremen to Madrid is to train and fly which costs 60€ - 220€ and takes 7h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Bremen to Madrid is to train and fly which costs 60€ - 220€ and takes 7h 1m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bremen to Madrid. However, there are services departing from Bremen and arriving at Madrid via Logroño. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31h 17m.

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No, there is no direct train from Bremen to Madrid. However, there are services departing from Bremen Hbf and arriving at Madrid-Puerta De Atocha via Köln Hauptbahnhof, Brussel-Zuid/Midi, Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud and Barcelona-Sants. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 31m.

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The distance between Bremen and Madrid is 1695 km. The road distance is 2048.8 km.

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The best way to get from Bremen to Madrid without a car is to train which takes 18h 31m and costs 410€ - 600€.

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It takes approximately 7h 11m to get from Bremen to Madrid, including transfers.

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Bremen to Madrid bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Bremen station.

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Bremen to Madrid train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Bremen Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Bremen to Madrid is to fly which takes 7h 11m and costs 90€ - 350€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 410€ - 600€ and takes 18h 31m, you could also bus, which costs 95€ - 170€ and takes 31h 17m.

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Map of how to get from Bremen to Madrid.
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  • Distance: 1059.1 miles
  • Duration: 7h 11m

What companies run services between Bremen, Germany and Madrid, Spain?

KLM, Lufthansa and six other airlines fly from Bremen to Madrid hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bremen to Madrid via Köln Hauptbahnhof, Brussel-Zuid/Midi, Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud, and Barcelona-Sants in around 18h 31m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bremen to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 850€
Flights from Bremen to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 850€
Flights from Hamburg to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 750€
Flights from Hamburg to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 750€
Flights from Hamburg to Madrid via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
70€ - 370€
Flights from Muenster to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 750€
Flights from Muenster to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 650€
Flights from Muenster to Madrid via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 750€
Flights from Hannover to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 430€
Flights from Hannover to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 430€
Flights from Hannover to Madrid via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 400€
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 700€
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 700€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bremen to Madrid via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 440€
Flights from Hamburg to Madrid via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 380€
Flights from Hannover to Madrid via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 550€
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 410€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bremen to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 410€
Flights from Hamburg to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 430€
Flights from Hannover to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 460€
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 460€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Hamburg to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 330€
Flights from Hannover to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 400€
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 420€
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 450€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bremen to Madrid via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 220€
Flights from Bremen to Madrid via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 210€
Flights from Bremen to Madrid via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
50€ - 230€
Flights from Hamburg to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
30€ - 280€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Bremen to Madrid via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
75€ - 600€
Flights from Hamburg to Madrid via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 850€
Flights from Hannover to Madrid via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 430€
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 750€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Hannover to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 400€
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 420€
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 450€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Hamburg to Madrid via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
70€ - 370€
Flights from Hannover to Madrid via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 400€
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 500€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Hannover to Madrid via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 400€
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Hannover to Madrid via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
160€ - 700€
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 420€
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

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 Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
25€ - 40€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
26€ - 40€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bremen Hbf to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
50€ - 80€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bremen Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
55€ - 85€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koeln Hbf to Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bremen Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 29m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
90€ - 130€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
29€ - 45€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
35€ - 65€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brussels - Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
55€ - 75€
Website
Thalys
2nd Class
55€ - 75€
1st Class
75€ - 110€
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
190€ - 240€
Website
Thalys
2nd Class
190€ - 240€
1st Class
250€ - 350€
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
90€ - 105€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
90€ - 105€
1st Class
120€ - 180€
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
27€ - 32€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
27€ - 32€
1st Class
45€ - 55€
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. 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 Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
65€ - 95€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
65€ - 95€
1st Class
95€ - 150€
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
65€ - 90€
Website
renfe.com
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Bremen to Göttingen
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
90€ - 110€
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bremen to Münster / Osnabrück Airport, Münster/ Osnabrück Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
7€ - 12€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are three types of tickets on offer (Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass), along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Bremen to Logroño
Ave. Duration
26h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
80€ - 130€
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Logroño to Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
24€ - 40€
Website
alsa.com
PLM Autocares
Phone
+34 902 14 41 74
Email
info@plmautocares.com
Website
plmautocares.com
Bus from Logroño to Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
15€ - 23€
Schedules at
plmautocares.com
Autocares Grupo Samar
Phone
+34 (0) 91 723 05 06
Email
autocares.samar@samar.es
Website
samar.es
Bus from Logroño to Madrid-Avenida America
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
19€ - 27€
Schedules at
samar.es
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Karlsruhe to Madrid
Ave. Duration
27h 25m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
85€ - 130€
Website
eurolines.de

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There is no direct flight from Bremen Airport to Madrid Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 25m and has one stopover.

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Bremen to Madrid bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Madrid station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Bremen to Madrid is 2049 km. It takes approximately 19h 5m to drive from Bremen to Madrid.

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Swiss, Air France, KLM and two other airlines offer flights from Bremen Airport to Madrid Airport.

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Book your Bremen to Madrid train tickets online with Loco2, Loco2 and three other operators.

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The best way to get from Bremen to Bremen Airport is to line 6 tram which takes 10m and costs .

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