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There are 8 ways to get from Madrid Atocha Station to León by plane or bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Leon/Guanajuato  •  17h 51m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Leon/Guanajuato (BJX) MAD - BJX

$7746 - $12290

Cheapest option

Fly to Aguascalientes, bus  •  18h 44m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Aguascalientes (AGU) MAD - AGU
  2. Take the bus from Aguascalientes to León

$6106 - $19795

6 alternative options

Fly to Queretaro, bus  •  21h 24m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Queretaro (QRO) MAD - QRO
  2. Take the bus from Querétaro to León

$7506 - $25585

Fly to San Luis Potosi, bus  •  21h 16m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to San Luis Potosi (SLP) MAD - SLP
  2. Take the bus from San Luis Potosí to León

$13556 - $45755

Fly to Mexico City, bus  •  19h 5m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Mexico City (MEX) MAD - MEX
  2. Take the bus from Mexico Central Norte to León

$7201 - $16080

Fly to Zacatecas, bus  •  25h 12m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Zacatecas (ZCL) MAD - ZCL
  2. Take the bus from Zacatecas to León

$7266 - $24055

Fly to Guadalajara, bus  •  21h 36m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Guadalajara (GDL) MAD - GDL
  2. Take the bus from Guadalajara to León

$8540 - $15935

Fly to Morelia, bus  •  24h 47m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Morelia (MLM) MAD - MLM
  2. Take the bus from Morelia to León

$6356 - $20065

Madrid (MAD) to Leon/Guanajuato (BJX) flights

The flight time between Madrid (MAD) and Leon/Guanajuato (BJX) is around 16h 35m and covers a distance of around 9144 km. The fastest flight normally takes 13h 40m. Services are operated by Aeroméxico, American Airlines, United Airlines and others. Typically 85 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
16h 35m
Fastest flight journey time:
13h 40m
Flight distance:
9144 km
Flights per week:
85
Cheapest price:
$8192
Carbon emissions:
1854 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
10:35
Last flight departs at:
23:55

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Madrid (MAD) to Leon/Guanajuato (BJX) flight schedules

Spain → Mexico
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International entry into Mexico from Spain

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
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Allowed for: All visitors arriving by air. United States land borders are closed to non-essential travel

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into Mexico from Spain

  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be asked to self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

Rules to follow in Mexico

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Spain

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Mexico from Spain.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in León is 911.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in León is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in León is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 911.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Spain from Mexico.

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Last updated: 20 Jul 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Madrid Atocha Station to León is to fly and bus which costs €290 - €650 and takes 19h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid Atocha Station to León is to fly which costs €310 - €500 and takes 17h 51m.

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The distance between Madrid Atocha Station and León is 9144 km.

It takes approximately 17h 51m to get from Madrid Atocha Station to León, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Madrid Airport to Leon/Guanajuato Airport. The quickest flight takes 13h 48m and has one stopover.

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León is 7h behind Madrid Atocha Station. It is currently 10:28 PM in Madrid Atocha Station and 3:28 PM in León.

Iberia, Air Europa, Volaris and three other airlines offer flights from Madrid Airport to Leon/Guanajuato Airport.

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There are 73+ hotels available in León. Prices start at $2000 MXN per night.

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  • Distance: 9144.5 km
  • Duration: 17h 51m

What companies run services between Madrid Atocha Station, Spain and León, Mexico?

Aeroméxico, American Airlines and seven other airlines fly from Madrid Atocha Station to León every 2 hours.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
aeromexico.com
Flights from Madrid to Leon/Guanajuato via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
14h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$10000 - $16000
Flights from Madrid to Aguascalientes via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
14h 58m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$6000 - $19000
Flights from Madrid to Aguascalientes via Atlanta, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
17h 56m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$6000 - $19000
Flights from Madrid to Queretaro via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
17h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$7500 - $24000
Flights from Madrid to Queretaro via Atlanta, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
18h 22m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$7500 - $24000
Flights from Madrid to San Luis Potosi via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
14h 33m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$14000 - $45000
Flights from Madrid to San Luis Potosi via Atlanta, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
17h 56m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$14000 - $44000
Flights from Madrid to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
11h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$9500 - $24000
Flights from Madrid to Mexico City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
15h 23m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$6000 - $19000
Flights from Madrid to Zacatecas via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
17h 26m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$7000 - $23000
Flights from Madrid to Guadalajara via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
14h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$11000 - $19000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Madrid to Leon/Guanajuato via Newark, Houston
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$9500 - $25000
Flights from Madrid to Leon/Guanajuato via Washington Dulles, Houston
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$9500 - $25000
Flights from Madrid to Aguascalientes via Washington Dulles, Houston
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$7000 - $19000
Flights from Madrid to Aguascalientes via Newark, Houston
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$7000 - $19000
Flights from Madrid to San Luis Potosi via Newark, Houston
Ave. Duration
17h 28m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$16000 - $43000
Flights from Madrid to San Luis Potosi via Washington Dulles, Houston
Ave. Duration
17h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$16000 - $43000
Flights from Madrid to Guadalajara via Washington Dulles, Houston
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$7000 - $19000
Flights from Madrid to Guadalajara via Newark, Houston
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$7000 - $19000
Flights from Madrid to Morelia via Newark, Houston
Ave. Duration
17h 43m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$7000 - $19000
Flights from Madrid to Morelia via Washington Dulles, Houston
Ave. Duration
17h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$7000 - $19000
Flights from Madrid to Morelia via Atlanta, Houston
Ave. Duration
17h 43m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$6000 - $18000
Flights from Madrid to Morelia via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Houston
Ave. Duration
17h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$5500 - $19000
Flights from Madrid to Morelia via Miami, Houston
Ave. Duration
18h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$5500 - $19000
Flights from Madrid to Morelia via Chicago O'Hare, Houston
Ave. Duration
17h 18m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$6500 - $19000
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Madrid to Leon/Guanajuato via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$8947
Flights from Madrid to Aguascalientes via Atlanta, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
17h 56m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$6000 - $19000
Flights from Madrid to Aguascalientes via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$6500 - $20000
Flights from Madrid to Queretaro via Atlanta, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
18h 22m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$7500 - $24000
Flights from Madrid to Queretaro via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
17h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$8500 - $24000
Flights from Madrid to San Luis Potosi via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$16000 - $46000
Flights from Madrid to San Luis Potosi via Atlanta, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
17h 56m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$14000 - $44000
Flights from Madrid to Mexico City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
15h 23m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$6000 - $19000
Flights from Madrid to Mexico City via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$7500 - $27000
Flights from Madrid to Zacatecas via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
17h 19m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$8000 - $23000
Flights from Madrid to Zacatecas via Paris CDG, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
23h 24m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$7000 - $24000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Madrid to Leon/Guanajuato via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
18h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$8000 - $55000
Flights from Madrid to Aguascalientes via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
17h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$5500 - $19000
Flights from Madrid to Queretaro via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$7000 - $24000
Flights from Madrid to Queretaro via Dublin, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
20h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$7500 - $25000
Flights from Madrid to San Luis Potosi via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
15h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$13000 - $44000
Flights from Madrid to Mexico City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
15h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$7000 - $50000
Flights from Madrid to Guadalajara via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
16h 6m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$15000 - $55000
Flights from Madrid to Guadalajara via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$15000 - $55000
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Madrid to Leon/Guanajuato via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
18h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$8000 - $55000
Flights from Madrid to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$7000 - $22000
Flights from Madrid to Mexico City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
15h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$7000 - $50000
Flights from Madrid to Mexico City via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$7000 - $24000
Flights from Madrid to Guadalajara via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$15000 - $55000
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Madrid to Mexico City via Toronto
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$11000 - $39000
Flights from Madrid to Morelia via Atlanta, Houston
Ave. Duration
17h 43m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$6000 - $18000
Flights from Madrid to Morelia via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Houston
Ave. Duration
17h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$5500 - $19000
Flights from Madrid to Morelia via Miami, Houston
Ave. Duration
18h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$5500 - $19000
Flights from Madrid to Morelia via Chicago O'Hare, Houston
Ave. Duration
17h 18m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$6500 - $19000
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Madrid to Leon/Guanajuato via Cancun
Ave. Duration
14h 33m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$22000 - $32000
Flights from Madrid to Guadalajara via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$8947
Flights from Madrid to Morelia via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
23h 26m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$8000 - $23000
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$7000 - $22000
Flights from Madrid to Mexico City via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$7000 - $24000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Madrid to Mexico City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
15h 23m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$6000 - $19000
Bus operators
ETN
Phone
800 800 0386
Email
atn_clientes@etn.com.mx
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Aguascalientes to León
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$190 - $300
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Online discount
$190 - $270
Regular price at station
$220 - $300
Bus from Querétaro to León
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$250 - $1300
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Online discount
$250 - $350
Regular price at station
$300 - $390
Bus from Mexico Central Norte to León
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$500 - $850
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Online discount
$500 - $750
Regular price at station
$600 - $850
Bus from Zacatecas to León
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$360 - $550
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Online discount
$360 - $500
Regular price at station
$420 - $550
Bus from Guadalajara to León
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$320 - $650
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Online discount
$320 - $440
Regular price at station
$370 - $490
Primera Plus
Phone
+52 477 710 0060
Website
wl.primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from Aguascalientes to León
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$200 - $300
Schedules at
wl.primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from Querétaro to León
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$270 - $380
Schedules at
wl.primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from San Luis Potosí to León
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$290 - $400
Schedules at
wl.primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from Mexico Central Norte to Leon
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$500 - $750
Schedules at
wl.primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to León
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$330 - $450
Schedules at
wl.primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from Morelia to León
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$310 - $420
Schedules at
wl.primeraplus.com.mx
Omnibus de Mexico
Phone
800 765 6636
Email
contacto@odm.com.mx
Website
odm.com.mx
Bus from San Luis Potosí to León
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$260 - $370
Schedules at
odm.com.mx
Bus from Zacatecas to León
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$340 - $490
Schedules at
odm.com.mx

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