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

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Train to Edinburgh, fly  •  7h 17m

  1. Take the train from Dundee to Edinburgh Gateway
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Madrid (MAD) EDI - MAD

44€ - 124€

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Train to Aberdeen, fly  •  9h 43m

  1. Take the train from Dundee to Aberdeen
  2. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Madrid (MAD) ABZ - MAD

109€ - 492€

Train, bus  •  31h 46m

  1. Take the train from Dundee to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross
  3. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Lille Europe Eil
  4. Take the bus from Lille, Europe to Barcelona Sants 530
  5. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha Ave

263€ - 1097€

Bus, train  •  33h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Seagate Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station M92 / ...
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to London Euston
  3. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Lille Europe Eil
  4. Take the bus from Lille to International Interconnection Hub
  5. Take the bus from International Interconnection Hub to Madrid, Madrid

325€ - 1048€

Train, car ferry  •  37h 45m

  1. Take the train from Dundee to Plymouth
  2. Take the car ferry from Plymouth to Santander
  3. Take the train from Santander to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha Alv

375€ - 965€

Bus  •  39h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Seagate Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station M9 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Glasgow to LONDON VICTORIA Coach Station
  3. Take the bus from Londres Victoria Coach Station to Bilbao
  4. Take the bus from Bilbao to Madrid

160€ - 236€

Drive, car ferry  •  33h 29m

  1. Drive from Dundee to Plymouth
  2. Take the car ferry from Plymouth to Santander
  3. Drive from Santander to Madrid

214€ - 512€

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  23h 33m

  1. Drive from Dundee to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Madrid

405€ - 536€

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The cheapest way to get from Dundee to Madrid is to train and fly which costs £40 - £120 and takes 7h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Dundee to Madrid is to train and fly which costs £40 - £120 and takes 7h 17m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dundee station to Madrid. However, there are services departing from Seagate Bus Station and arriving at Madrid via Glasgow, Londres Victoria Coach Station and Bilbao. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39h 15m.

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The distance between Dundee and Madrid is 1786 km.

The best way to get from Dundee to Madrid without a car is to train and bus which takes 31h 46m and costs £240 - £1,000.

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It takes approximately 7h 17m to get from Dundee to Madrid, including transfers.

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Dundee to Madrid bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, depart from Seagate Bus Station.

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The quickest flight from Edinburgh Airport to Madrid Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h.

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

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Madrid is 1h ahead of Dundee. It is currently 11:57 PM in Dundee and 12:57 AM in Madrid.

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  • Distance: 1785.8 km
  • Duration: 7h 17m

What companies run services between Dundee, Scotland and Madrid, Spain?

You can take a bus from Dundee to Madrid via Glasgow, LONDON VICTORIA Coach Station, Londres Victoria Coach Station, and Bilbao in around 39h 15m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 400€
Flights from Edinburgh to Madrid via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 230€
Flights from Aberdeen to Madrid via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 390€
Flights from Aberdeen to Madrid via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
95€ - 340€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 400€
Flights from Edinburgh to Madrid via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 230€
Flights from Aberdeen to Madrid via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 390€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Madrid via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 230€
Flights from Aberdeen to Madrid via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 450€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 100€
Flights from Edinburgh to Madrid via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
30€ - 100€
Flights from Edinburgh to Madrid via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
30€ - 100€
Flights from Edinburgh to Madrid via Bristol
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
30€ - 100€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 250€
Flights from Aberdeen to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 410€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Madrid via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 110€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 260€
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Dundee to Edinburgh Gateway
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
12€ - 40€
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
12€ - 19€
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
29€ - 40€
Train from Dundee to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 50€
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
16€ - 24€
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
35€ - 50€
Train from Dundee to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
14€ - 40€
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
14€ - 20€
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
30€ - 40€
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Dundee to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
10€ - 110€
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
10€ - 14€
Anytime Day Single
45€ - 70€
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
75€ - 110€
Train from Dundee to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
8€ - 100€
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
8€ - 12€
Anytime Day Single
40€ - 65€
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
65€ - 100€
Train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
55€ - 420€
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
55€ - 80€
Anytime Day Single
180€ - 270€
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
290€ - 420€
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Dundee to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45€ - 150€
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
45€ - 55€
Anytime Day 1st Class
100€ - 150€
Train from Dundee to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
40€ - 140€
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
40€ - 50€
Anytime Day 1st Class
95€ - 140€
Train from Dundee to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
10h 12m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
270€ - 650€
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
270€ - 330€
Anytime Day 1st Class
450€ - 650€
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Train from Dundee to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
42€ - 47€
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Seat
42€ - 47€
Sleeper Berth Club Solo
190€ - 220€
Sleeper Berth Classic
70€ - 90€
Train from Dundee to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
42€ - 46€
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Seat
42€ - 46€
Sleeper Berth Club Solo
190€ - 220€
Sleeper Berth Classic
65€ - 85€
Renfe AVE
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Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
60€ - 120€
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
60€ - 85€
Promo+
70€ - 75€
Flexible
90€ - 120€
Renfe SNCF
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
60€ - 85€
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Renfe Viajeros

Spain's excellent and extensive rail system connects cities across Spain and into neighbouring countries. Renfe's high-speed AVE trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. All medium- and long-distance trains require a seat reservation; ticket sales for these trains usually open 30-60 days before travel. Most Renfe trains have two classes: Turista (2nd class) and Preferente (1st class), although some AVE trains offer Turista Plus. There is free WiFi for Preferente passengers and for those with a +Renfe loyalty card.

Rome2rio's guide to Renfe Viajeros
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Santander to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
29€ - 40€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
144€
Website
Eurotunnel
Bus operators
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Lille, Europe to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Website
Eurolines FR
Megabus UK
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Seagate Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lille to International Interconnection Hub
Ave. Duration
17h 55m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
55€ - 70€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from International Interconnection Hub to Madrid, Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
14€ - 17€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Seagate Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
15€ - 21€
Website
Scottish Citylink
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Glasgow to LONDON VICTORIA Coach Station
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
15€ - 20€
Website
National Express
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 Londres Victoria Coach Station to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
100€ - 150€
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Bilbao to Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
alsa.com
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Plymouth to Santander
Ave. Duration
20h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
70€ - 300€
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
70€ - 90€
Car
210€ - 300€

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