There are 13 ways to get from Germany to Madrid by plane, train, night bus, 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Dusseldorf  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Madrid (MAD) DUS - MAD

$79 - $269

Cheapest option

Fly from Hamburg  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Madrid (MAD) HAM - MAD

$45 - $202

11 alternative options

Fly from Frankfurt  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Madrid (MAD) FRA - MAD

$61 - $222

Fly from Munich  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Madrid (MAD) MUC - MAD

$67 - $258

Fly from Berlin Tegel  •  6 h 14 min

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

$70 - $271

Fly from Stuttgart  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Madrid (MAD) STR - MAD

$79 - $247

Train to Zurich, fly  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Madrid (MAD) ZRH - MAD

$112 - $320

Train  •  20 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) 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

$391 - $554

Night bus, bus  •  40 h 6 min

  1. Take the night bus from Berlin, Berlin TXL, E to Karlsruhe N15
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Madrid

$144 - $225

Bus  •  42 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Berlín, Südkreuz Bf to Praha, ÚAN Florenc Rj / ...
  2. Take the bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Madrid Avenida America

$134 - $219

Train, bus  •  3 days 10 h

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt Main Station to Madrid

$223 - $344

Drive  •  21 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Berlin to Madrid 1485.7 miles

$310 - $460

Drive, train  •  25 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Berlin to Köln Messe/Deutz
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles Midi Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord Tha
  4. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants Tgv
  5. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Malgrat de Mar R1
  6. Drive from Malgrat de Mar to Madrid

$476 - $671

What companies run services between Germany and Madrid, Spain?

Air Europa, Iberia and 10 other airlines fly from Düsseldorf to Madrid hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Berlin to Madrid via Berlin Hbf, Berlin Hbf (tief), Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Lyon Part Dieu, and Barcelona Sants in around 20 h 49 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Frankfurt to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Munich to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Munich to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Hamburg to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Hamburg to Madrid via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Flights from Hamburg to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Madrid via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $480
Flights from Stuttgart to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
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
Flights from Frankfurt to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $450
Flights from Munich to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $470
Flights from Munich to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Hamburg to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Stuttgart to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Munich to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Hamburg to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Stuttgart to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Flights from Munich to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Flights from Zurich to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $260
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Frankfurt to Madrid via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Hamburg to Madrid via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Madrid via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Stuttgart to Madrid via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Frankfurt to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Munich to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $470
Flights from Zurich to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Madrid via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Zurich to Madrid via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Flights from Frankfurt to Madrid via Marseille
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Flights from Hamburg to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $330
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Madrid via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $210
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
Flights from Munich to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Stuttgart to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Hamburg to Madrid via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Madrid via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $480
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Madrid via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $480
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Hamburg to Madrid via Prague
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Hamburg to Madrid via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Madrid via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $160
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $160
1st Class
$180 - $270
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$270 - $400
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
Spanish Railways AVE
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
renfe.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$55 - $70
1st Class
$70 - $110
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $170
Barcelona Cercanías (RENFE)
Phone
900 41 00 41
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Malgrat de Mar
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
renfe.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Berlin, Berlin TXL, E to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Karlsruhe to Madrid
Ave. Duration
27 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
eurolines.de
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Berlín, Südkreuz Bf to Praha, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Madrid Avenida America
Ave. Duration
35 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Schedules at
elines.cz

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Germany and Madrid is 1610 km. The road distance is 2377 km.

The cheapest way to get from Germany to Madrid is to fly which costs 35€ - 180€ and takes 6 h 6 min.

The quickest way to get from Germany to Madrid is to fly which takes 5 h 29 min and costs 65€ - 230€.

No, there is no direct train from Germany to Madrid. However, there are services departing from Berlin Alexanderplatz and arriving at Madrid-Puerta de Atocha via Berlin Hbf (tief), Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Lyon Part Dieu and Barcelona Sants. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 49 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Germany to Madrid. However, there are services departing from Berlin, Memhardstr. and arriving at Madrid via Berlin, Berlin TXL, E and Karlsruhe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40 h 6 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 29 min to get from Germany to Madrid, including transfers.