There are 6 ways to get from Madrid to Belgrade by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Belgrade (BEG) MAD - BEG

$104 - $418

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Train  •  37 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants Ave / ...
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants Station to Gare de Valence TGV Tgv
  3. Take the train from Valence TGV to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  4. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève 7-Y / ...
  5. Take the train from Genève to Zürich HB 1 / ...
  6. Take the train from Zürich HB to Beograd En

$402 - $615

Bus Lasta  •  41 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Toulon
  2. Take the bus from Toulon to Beograd

$143 - $185

Bus Eurolines FR  •  42 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Marsella
  2. Take the bus from Marseille to Belgrade

$215 - $317

Bus, train  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the bus from Madrid Avenida de América to Zurich
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Beograd En

$244 - $400

Drive  •  24 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Belgrade 1614.1 miles

$300 - $440

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No, there is no direct bus from Madrid to Belgrade. However, there are services departing from Madrid and arriving at Beograd via Toulon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 41 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Madrid to Belgrade. However, there are services departing from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arriving at Beograd via Barcelona Sants Station, Valence TGV, Lyon Part Dieu, Genève and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37 h 40 min.

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The distance between Madrid and Belgrade is 2029 km. The road distance is 2582.6 km.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Belgrade without a car is to train which takes 37 h 40 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 48 min to get from Madrid to Belgrade, including transfers.

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Madrid to Belgrade bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Madrid station.

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Madrid to Belgrade train services, operated by Spanish Railways AVE, depart from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha station.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Belgrade is to fly which takes 7 h 48 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 37 h 40 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 41 h 14 min.

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There is no direct flight from Madrid Airport to Belgrade Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Madrid to Belgrade bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Belgrade station.

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Map of how to get from Madrid to Belgrade.
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  • Distance: 1268 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 48 min

What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Belgrade, Serbia?

Lufthansa, Alitalia and 15 other airlines fly from Madrid to Belgrade hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Madrid to Belgrade via Barcelona Sants, Barcelona Sants Station, Gare de Valence TGV, Valence TGV, Lyon Part Dieu, Genève, and Zürich HB in around 37 h 40 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Madrid to Belgrade via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Madrid to Belgrade via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Madrid to Belgrade via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Madrid to Belgrade via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Madrid to Belgrade via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Madrid to Belgrade via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Madrid to Belgrade via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Madrid to Belgrade via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Madrid to Belgrade via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $2,200
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Madrid to Belgrade via Zurich
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Madrid to Belgrade via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Train operators
Spanish Railways AVE
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants Station to Gare de Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Website
renfe.com
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Valence TGV to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $30
1st Class
$43 - $46
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
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 Lyon-Part-Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Beograd
Ave. Duration
20 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $200
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Madrid to Marsella
Ave. Duration
17 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
alsa.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Marseille to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
23 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Madrid Avenida de América to Zurich
Ave. Duration
26 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $200
Book at
eurolines.ch

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Madrid to Belgrade train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Beograd station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Madrid to Belgrade is 2583 km. It takes approximately 24 h 5 min to drive from Madrid to Belgrade.

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Air France, Eurowings, Austrian Airlines and eight other airlines offer flights from Madrid Airport to Belgrade Airport.

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There are 2491+ hotels available in Belgrade. Prices start at $31 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Madrid Airport is to train which takes 22 min and costs .

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