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There are 5 ways to get from Innsbruck to Madrid by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Innsbruck (INN) to Madrid (MAD) INN - MAD

$199 - $463

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Bus  •  31 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße to Zurich N391 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Madrid Avenida de América

$137 - $227

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Train  •  18 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Zürich HB Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB 37 / ...
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Avignon TGV Tgv
  4. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave

$324 - $470

Night train, train  •  24 h 54 min

  1. Take the night train from Innsbruck Hbf to Nice Ville R
  2. Take the train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles Tgv
  3. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave

$237 - $378

Drive  •  18 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Innsbruck to Madrid 1212.6 miles

$220 - $330

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The cheapest way to get from Innsbruck to Madrid is to bus which costs 110€ - 200€ and takes 31 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Innsbruck to Madrid is to fly which costs 170€ - 410€ and takes 5 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Innsbruck to Madrid. However, there are services departing from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße and arriving at Madrid Avenida de América via Zurich. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Innsbruck to Madrid. However, there are services departing from Innsbruck Hbf and arriving at Madrid-Puerta de Atocha via Zürich HB, Basel SBB and Avignon TGV. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 20 min.

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The distance between Innsbruck and Madrid is 1427 km. The road distance is 1940.1 km.

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The best way to get from Innsbruck to Madrid without a car is to train which takes 18 h 20 min and costs 280€ - 410€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 36 min to get from Innsbruck to Madrid, including transfers.

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Innsbruck to Madrid bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße station.

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Innsbruck to Madrid train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Innsbruck Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Innsbruck to Madrid is to fly which takes 5 h 36 min and costs 170€ - 410€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 280€ - 410€ and takes 18 h 20 min, you could also bus, which costs 110€ - 200€ and takes 31 h 25 min.

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  • Distance: 891.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 36 min

What companies run services between Innsbruck, Austria and Madrid, Spain?

British Airways, easyJet and seven other airlines fly from Innsbruck to Madrid hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Innsbruck to Madrid via Zürich HB, Basel SBB, and Avignon TGV in around 18 h 20 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Innsbruck to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Flights from Innsbruck to Madrid via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Innsbruck to Madrid via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $700
Flights from Innsbruck to Madrid via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Innsbruck to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Innsbruck to Madrid via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Innsbruck to Madrid via London Luton
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Innsbruck to Madrid via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,900
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.com
Night train from Innsbruck Hbf to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
12 h 48 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
Train from Basel SBB to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $140
1st Class
$170 - $240
Train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. 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 Avignon TGV to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $75
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
7 h 44 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Website
en.oui.sncf
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße to Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zurich to Madrid Avenida de América
Ave. Duration
26 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $200
Book at
eurolines.ch

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More Questions & Answers

There is no direct flight from Innsbruck Airport to Madrid Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Innsbruck to Madrid bus services, operated by Eurolines CH, arrive at Madrid Avenida de América station.

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Innsbruck to Madrid train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Madrid-Puerta de Atocha station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Innsbruck to Madrid is 1940 km. It takes approximately 18 h 37 min to drive from Innsbruck to Madrid.

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Iberia, Transavia Holland, KLM and five other airlines offer flights from Innsbruck Airport to Madrid Airport.

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Book your Innsbruck to Madrid train tickets online with Loco2, Loco2 and two other operators.

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There are 3657+ hotels available in Madrid. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Innsbruck to Innsbruck Airport is to taxi which takes 4 min and costs 14€ - 18€.

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