There are 11 ways to get from Leeds to Madrid by train, plane, bus, car ferry, car or car train

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

Train to Manchester, fly  •  6 h 17 min

  1. MAN - MAD

$60 - $256

10 alternative options

Fly from Leeds Bradford  •  7 h 45 min

  1. LBA - MAD

$82 - $289

Train, bus to Liverpool, fly  •  7 h 39 min

  1. LPL - MAD

$72 - $232

Train to Birmingham, fly  •  7 h 12 min

  1. BHX - MAD

$101 - $415

Train to London Heathrow, fly  •  7 h 34 min

  1. LHR - MAD

$135 - $388

Train  •  15 h 33 min

  1. Tgv
  2. Ave

$390 - $642

Bus ALSA  •  31 h 20 min

  1. M20 / ...

$134 - $219

Bus FlixBus  •  32 h 4 min

  1. M20 / ...
  2. 700
  3. 793

$120 - $226

Train, car ferry  •  33 h 7 min

  1. A

$268 - $656

Drive, car ferry  •  32 h 14 min

$209 - $643

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  19 h 22 min

$431 - $566

What companies run services between Leeds, England and Madrid, Spain?

British Airways, KLM and eight other airlines fly from Leeds to Madrid hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Leeds to Madrid via London Kings Cross, London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Nord RER, Paris Lyon Banlieue, Paris Gare de Lyon, and Barcelona Sants in around 15 h 33 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Manchester to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Madrid via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Manchester to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Madrid via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Flights from Birmingham to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $500
Flights from London Heathrow to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Madrid via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Madrid via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Madrid via Dublin
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Flights from Birmingham to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $500
Flights from London Heathrow to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Manchester to Madrid via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Madrid via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Birmingham to Madrid via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $480
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Madrid via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Madrid via Arrecife
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Madrid via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Madrid via Dublin
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Liverpool to Madrid via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Flights from Birmingham to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Manchester to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Birmingham to Madrid via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Birmingham to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Birmingham to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Manchester to Madrid via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Birmingham to Madrid via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Birmingham to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from London Heathrow to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Liverpool to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from Liverpool to Madrid via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $350
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Manchester to Madrid via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Manchester to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Birmingham to Madrid via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $35
Train from Leeds to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $25
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $80
Train from Leeds to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$75 - $120
Anytime Single
$130 - $200
Off-Peak Single
$140 - $210
Eurostar
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
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
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
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Santander to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
renfe.com
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$176
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Manchester to Liverpool Airport
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $13
Schedules at
terravision.eu
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Book at
uk.megabus.com
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Madrid
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
20 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
$85 - $120
Car
$280 - $390
Car ferry from Portsmouth to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
23 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
$110 - $140
Car
$350 - $490

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Leeds and Madrid is 1497 km.

The cheapest way to get from Leeds to Madrid is to train and fly which costs £45 - £200 and takes 6 h 17 min.

The quickest way to get from Leeds to Madrid is to train and fly which takes 6 h 17 min and costs £45 - £200.

No, there is no direct train from Leeds to Madrid. However, there are services departing from Leeds and arriving at Madrid-Puerta de Atocha via London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord RER, Paris Gare de Lyon and Barcelona Sants. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 33 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Leeds to Madrid. However, there are services departing from Leeds and arriving at Madrid via Londres Victoria Coach Station and Bilbao. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 20 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 17 min to get from Leeds to Madrid, including transfers.