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There are 9 ways to get from Madrid to Şanlıurfa by plane, taxi, bus, train, night bus or car

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Fly to Sanliurfa  •  12h 46m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Sanliurfa (GNY) MAD - GNY

1.078 ₺ - 3.218 ₺

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Fly to Adiyaman, taxi  •  18h 16m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Adiyaman (ADF) MAD - ADF
  2. Take a taxi from Adiyaman to Şanlıurfa

2.108 ₺ - 5.228 ₺

Fly to Diyarbakir, bus  •  13h 38m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Diyarbakir (DIY) MAD - DIY
  2. Take the bus from Diyarbakır to Sanliurfa

1.215 ₺ - 3.649 ₺

Fly to Malatya, taxi  •  13h

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Malatya (MLX) MAD - MLX
  2. Take a taxi from Malatya to Şanlıurfa

1.718 ₺ - 4.228 ₺

Fly to Elazig, taxi  •  14h 3m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Elazig (EZS) MAD - EZS
  2. Take a taxi from Elazig to Şanlıurfa

1.968 ₺ - 2.578 ₺

Train, bus, night bus  •  2 days 17h

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Barcelona-Sants Ave
  2. Take the bus from Barcelona to Sofia
  3. Take the night bus from Sofia Serdica Bus Station to Istanbul Büyük Otogari
  4. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Sanliurfa

1.449 ₺ - 2.354 ₺

Train, bus  •  2 days 17h

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Barcelona-Sants Ave
  2. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Narbonne Ave / ...
  3. Take the train from Narbonne to Marseille St Charles Ter
  4. Take the bus from Marseille Saint-Charles to Plovdiv
  5. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Istanbul Otogari
  6. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Sanliurfa

Bus  •  3 days 6h

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia Serdica Bus Station to Istanbul Büyük Otogari
  3. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Sanliurfa

1.371 ₺ - 1.877 ₺

Drive  •  46h 45m

  1. Drive from Madrid to Şanlıurfa 4812.4 km

4.400 ₺ - 6.500 ₺

Madrid (MAD) to Sanliurfa (GNY) flights

The flight time between Madrid (MAD) and Sanliurfa (GNY) is around 11h 31m and covers a distance of around 3654 km. The fastest flight normally takes 9h 45m. Services are operated by Turkish Airlines, Pegasus Airlines, Air Europa and others. Typically 112 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
11h 31m
Fastest flight journey time:
9h 45m
Flight distance:
3654 km
Flights per week:
112
Cheapest price:
941 ₺
Carbon emissions:
741 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
01:55
Last flight departs at:
18:10

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Madrid (MAD) to Sanliurfa (GNY) flight schedules

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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 2 metres
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Şanlıurfa is 184.

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

The social distance requirement in Şanlıurfa is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 184.

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Last updated: 21 Jul 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Şanlıurfa is to bus which costs €150 - €220 and takes 3 days 6h.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid to Şanlıurfa is to fly which costs €120 - €370 and takes 12h 46m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Madrid to Şanlıurfa. However, there are services departing from Madrid and arriving at Sanliurfa via Sofia Serdica Bus Station and Istanbul Otogari. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 6h.

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The distance between Madrid and Şanlıurfa is 3665 km. The road distance is 4812.4 km.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Şanlıurfa without a car is to train and bus and night bus which takes 2 days 17h and costs €160 - €270.

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It takes approximately 12h 46m to get from Madrid to Şanlıurfa, including transfers.

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Madrid to Şanlıurfa bus services, operated by Yubim, depart from Madrid station.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Şanlıurfa is to fly which takes 12h 46m and costs €120 - €370. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €150 - €220 and takes 3 days 6h.

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There is no direct flight from Madrid Airport to Sanliurfa Airport. The quickest flight takes 13h 15m and has one stopover.

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Madrid to Şanlıurfa bus services, operated by MetroTurizm, arrive at Sanliurfa station.

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Map of how to get from Madrid to Şanlıurfa.
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  • Distance: 3665.3 km
  • Duration: 12h 46m

What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Şanlıurfa, Turkey?

Turkish Airlines, Pegasus Airlines and seven other airlines fly from Madrid to Şanlıurfa hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Madrid to Şanlıurfa via Sofia, Sofia Serdica Bus Station, and Istanbul Otogari in around 3 days 6h.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Madrid to Sanliurfa via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
13h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.400 ₺ - 4.000 ₺
Flights from Madrid to Sanliurfa via Istanbul, Ankara
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.400 ₺ - 4.000 ₺
Flights from Madrid to Sanliurfa via Bilbao, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.400 ₺ - 4.100 ₺
Flights from Madrid to Sanliurfa via Frankfurt, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.200 ₺ - 4.500 ₺
Flights from Madrid to Sanliurfa via Barcelona, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
1.400 ₺ - 4.000 ₺
Flights from Madrid to Sanliurfa via Brussels, Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
1.500 ₺ - 4.300 ₺
Flights from Madrid to Adiyaman via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.600 ₺ - 4.600 ₺
Flights from Madrid to Adiyaman via Istanbul, Ankara
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
1.600 ₺ - 4.600 ₺
Flights from Madrid to Adiyaman via Bilbao, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.600 ₺ - 4.700 ₺
Flights from Madrid to Diyarbakir via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
11h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.600 ₺ - 4.600 ₺
Flights from Madrid to Diyarbakir via Istanbul, Ankara
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.600 ₺ - 4.600 ₺
Flights from Madrid to Diyarbakir via Bilbao, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.700 ₺ - 4.700 ₺
Flights from Madrid to Malatya via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.600 ₺ - 4.500 ₺
Flights from Madrid to Malatya via Istanbul, Ankara
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.600 ₺ - 4.500 ₺
Flights from Madrid to Malatya via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
1.000 ₺ - 3.300 ₺
Flights from Madrid to Elazig via Istanbul, Ankara
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.600 ₺ - 4.600 ₺
Flights from Madrid to Elazig via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.600 ₺ - 4.600 ₺
Flights from Madrid to Elazig via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
1.000 ₺ - 3.400 ₺
Flights from Madrid to Elazig via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
When
Monday
Estimated price
1.700 ₺ - 4.800 ₺
Flights from Madrid to Elazig via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.800 ₺ - 5.000 ₺
Flights from Madrid to Elazig via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
1.800 ₺ - 5.000 ₺
Flights from Madrid to Elazig via Munich, Ankara
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Monday
Estimated price
1.700 ₺ - 4.700 ₺
Flights from Madrid to Elazig via Sabiha Gokcen, Ankara
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
1.000 ₺ - 3.400 ₺
Flights from Madrid to Elazig via Barcelona, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
1.600 ₺ - 4.600 ₺
Flights from Madrid to Elazig via Valencia, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.600 ₺ - 4.600 ₺
Flights from Madrid to Elazig via Zurich, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.700 ₺ - 4.700 ₺
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Madrid to Sanliurfa via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
900 ₺ - 3.000 ₺
Flights from Madrid to Diyarbakir via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
1.100 ₺ - 3.500 ₺
Flights from Madrid to Elazig via Bucharest Otopeni, Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
900 ₺ - 1.300 ₺
Flights from Madrid to Elazig via Venice, Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
1.100 ₺ - 3.500 ₺
SunExpress
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Madrid to Elazig via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
1.200 ₺ - 4.900 ₺
Flights from Madrid to Elazig via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
1.200 ₺ - 5.500 ₺
Train operators
Renfe AVE
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Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
500 ₺ - 1.000 ₺
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
500 ₺ - 700 ₺
Promo+
590 ₺ - 640 ₺
Flexible
750 ₺ - 1.000 ₺
Renfe SNCF
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Narbonne
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
330 ₺ - 460 ₺
Website
renfe-sncf.com
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. 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 Narbonne to Marseille St Charles
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
280 ₺ - 600 ₺
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
280 ₺ - 410 ₺
Rail 1st Class
390 ₺ - 600 ₺
Bus operators
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Diyarbakır to Sanliurfa
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30 ₺ - 50 ₺
Website
MetroTurizm
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Sanliurfa
Ave. Duration
17h 2m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
150 ₺ - 290 ₺
Website
MetroTurizm
Bus from Plovdiv to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
6h 37m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
70 ₺ - 110 ₺
Website
MetroTurizm
Ruse Bus
Phone
+359 82 82 81 51
Email
info@avtogararuse.org
Website
avtogararuse.org
Bus from Barcelona to Sofia
Ave. Duration
33h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
700 ₺ - 1.000 ₺
Schedules at
avtogararuse.org
Huntur
Phone
+90 212 658 00 61
Email
info@huntur.com.tr
Website
huntur.com.tr
Night bus from Sofia Serdica Bus Station to Istanbul Büyük Otogari
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
55 ₺ - 80 ₺
Website
Huntur
Dary Commerce
Phone
+3592917400
Email
info@darytravel.com
Website
dary.bg
Bus from Marseille Saint-Charles to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
29h 43m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
dary.bg
Yubim
Website
yubim.eu
Bus from Madrid to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 days 2h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
1.000 ₺ - 1.300 ₺
Website
Yubim
Has Turizm
Website
hasturizm.bg
Bus from Sofia to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
86 ₺
Website
Has Turizm
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Sofia to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
180 ₺ - 260 ₺
Schedules at
matpu.com
Other operators
Taxi from Adiyaman to Şanlıurfa
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Estimated price
440 ₺ - 550 ₺
Adıyaman Taksi Durağı
Phone
+90 530 357 29 02
Adıyaman Taksi
Phone
+90 539 915 91 42

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Şanlıurfa is 1h ahead of Madrid. It is currently 11:21 AM in Madrid and 12:21 PM in Şanlıurfa.

Yes, the driving distance between Madrid to Şanlıurfa is 4812 km. It takes approximately 46h 45m to drive from Madrid to Şanlıurfa.

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Air Europa, Pegasus Airlines, Lufthansa and two other airlines offer flights from Madrid Airport to Sanliurfa Airport.

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There are 19+ hotels available in Şanlıurfa. Prices start at 750 ₺ per night.

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