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Fly to Prague, bus  •  8h 44m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Prague (PRG) MAD - PRG
  2. Take the bus from Prague Airport Terminal 1/2 to Cheb Central Bus Station

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Fly to Nuremberg, train  •  10h 6m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Nuremberg (NUE) MAD - NUE
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Marktredwitz

Fly to Munich, train  •  10h

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Munich (MUC) MAD - MUC
  2. Take the train from Flughafen München to Regensburg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Regensburg Hbf to Marktredwitz

Fly to Leipzig, train  •  11h 42m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Leipzig (LEJ) MAD - LEJ
  2. Take the train from Leipzig/Halle Flughafen to Werdau, Bahnhof
  3. Take the train from Werdau, Bahnhof to Cheb

Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  11h 14m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Frankfurt (FRA) MAD - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt to Nürnberg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Marktredwitz

Train  •  21h 19m

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Barcelona-Sants Ave
  2. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Lyon Part Dieu Ave
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Karlsruhe Hbf Tgv
  4. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof to Nürnberg Hbf 61
  5. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Marktredwitz

Bus  •  31h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Paris 793
  2. Take the bus from Paris to Nuremberg central bus station 109
  3. Take the bus from Nürnberg Hbf to Bayreuth, Goethestraße 134 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Bayreuth, Goethestraße to Cheb 068

Bus, train  •  40h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Madrid Mendez Alvaro Estacion Sur to Milan Lampugnano M1
  2. Take the bus from Milan Lampugnano to Munich Airport Terminal 2
  3. Take the train from Freising to Marktredwitz Re / ...

Drive  •  19h 24m

  1. Drive from Madrid to Cheb 2084.5 km

Madrid to Cheb by train

The train journey time between Madrid and Cheb is around 21h 19m and covers a distance of around 2270 km. This includes an average layover time of around 4h 22m. Operated by Renfe AVE, Renfe SNCF, TGV inOui and others, the Madrid to Cheb train service departs from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha and arrives in Cheb. Typically seven trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

7 Weekly Trains
21h 19m Average Duration
7 076 Kč Cheapest Price
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International entry into Czech Republic from Spain

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Conditions of entry into Czech Republic from Spain

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  • No quarantine required
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Yes, entry into Czech Republic is currently allowed 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 2 metres
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Cheb is 1221.

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

The social distance requirement in Cheb is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1221.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Spain from Czech Republic.

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Last updated: 15 May 2022
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The most affordable way to get from Madrid to Cheb is to fly and bus, which costs €50 - €200 and takes 8h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid to Cheb is to fly and bus which costs €50 - €200 and takes 8h 44m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Madrid to Cheb. However, there are services departing from Madrid and arriving at Cheb via Paris, Nürnberg Hbf and Bayreuth, Goethestraße. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31h 31m.

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No, there is no direct train from Madrid to Cheb. However, there are services departing from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha and arriving at Cheb via Barcelona-Sants, Lyon Part Dieu, Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof, Nürnberg Hbf and Marktredwitz. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 19m.

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The distance between Madrid and Cheb is 1649 km. The road distance is 2084.5 km.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Cheb without a car is to train which takes 21h 19m and costs €280 - €430.

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It takes approximately 8h 44m to get from Madrid to Cheb, including transfers.

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

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Madrid to Cheb train services, operated by Renfe AVE, depart from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha station.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Cheb is to train which takes 21h 19m and costs €280 - €430. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €100 - €130 and takes 31h 31m.

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  • Distance: 1648.6 km
  • Duration: 8h 44m

What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Cheb, Czech Republic?

You can take a train from Madrid to Cheb via Barcelona-Sants, Lyon Part Dieu, Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof, Nürnberg Hbf, and Marktredwitz in around 21h 19m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Madrid to Cheb via Paris, Nürnberg Hbf, and Bayreuth, Goethestraße in around 31h 31m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Madrid to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
3 200 Kč - 11 000 Kč
Flights from Madrid to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
3 200 Kč - 11 000 Kč
Flights from Madrid to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
3 500 Kč - 15 000 Kč
Flights from Madrid to Nuremberg via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
3 500 Kč - 15 000 Kč
Flights from Madrid to Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1 900 Kč - 9 500 Kč
Flights from Madrid to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1 900 Kč - 9 500 Kč
Flights from Madrid to Leipzig via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
3 100 Kč - 11 000 Kč
Flights from Madrid to Leipzig via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
3 900 Kč - 14 000 Kč
Flights from Madrid to Leipzig via Brussels, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
3 400 Kč - 13 000 Kč
Flights from Madrid to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1 900 Kč - 9 500 Kč
Flights from Madrid to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1 900 Kč - 9 500 Kč
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Madrid to Prague via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
3 300 Kč - 14 000 Kč
Flights from Madrid to Nuremberg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
3 100 Kč - 17 000 Kč
Flights from Madrid to Munich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
3 000 Kč - 15 000 Kč
Flights from Madrid to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
3 000 Kč - 14 000 Kč
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to Prague
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
950 Kč - 6 500 Kč
Flights from Madrid to Prague via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
950 Kč - 6 500 Kč
Flights from Madrid to Nuremberg via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
650 Kč - 6 000 Kč
Flights from Madrid to Nuremberg via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday
Estimated price
650 Kč - 6 000 Kč
Flights from Madrid to Nuremberg via Bari
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
650 Kč - 6 000 Kč
Flights from Madrid to Nuremberg via Naples
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
650 Kč - 6 000 Kč
Flights from Madrid to Nuremberg via Porto
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
650 Kč - 6 000 Kč
Flights from Madrid to Nuremberg via Sofia
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
650 Kč - 6 000 Kč
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Madrid to Prague
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
2 200 Kč - 9 000 Kč
Flights from Madrid to Nuremberg via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
3 000 Kč - 15 000 Kč
Flights from Madrid to Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1 400 Kč - 9 500 Kč
Flights from Madrid to Leipzig via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
2 600 Kč - 10 000 Kč
Flights from Madrid to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1 600 Kč - 11 000 Kč
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Prague
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
2 200 Kč - 9 000 Kč
Flights from Madrid to Nuremberg via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
3 000 Kč - 15 000 Kč
Flights from Madrid to Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1 400 Kč - 9 500 Kč
Flights from Madrid to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1 600 Kč - 11 000 Kč
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Madrid to Prague via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
3 100 Kč - 11 000 Kč
Flights from Madrid to Nuremberg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
3 300 Kč - 15 000 Kč
Flights from Madrid to Frankfurt via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
2 700 Kč - 14 000 Kč
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1 300 Kč - 8 500 Kč
Flights from Madrid to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1 200 Kč - 8 500 Kč
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Madrid to Prague via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
1 500 Kč - 9 500 Kč
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Madrid to Prague via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
4 200 Kč - 17 000 Kč
Flights from Madrid to Nuremberg via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
4 000 Kč - 16 000 Kč
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Madrid to Prague via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
3 500 Kč - 12 000 Kč
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 311682904
Website
bahn.com
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Marktredwitz
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
490 Kč - 700 Kč
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Train from Flughafen München to Regensburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
450 Kč - 650 Kč
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Train from Regensburg Hbf to Marktredwitz
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
500 Kč - 800 Kč
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Train from Leipzig/Halle Flughafen to Werdau, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
380 Kč - 550 Kč
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Die Länderbahn
Phone
0 89 54 888 97 - 25
Email
info@laenderbahn.com
Website
laenderbahn.com
Train from Regensburg Hbf to Marktredwitz
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Die Länderbahn
Train from Werdau, Bahnhof to Cheb
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Die Länderbahn
Train from Freising to Marktredwitz
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Die Länderbahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
1 100 Kč - 1 600 Kč
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
1 300 Kč - 1 800 Kč
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
500 Kč - 750 Kč
Website
Belgian Railways
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Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
500 Kč - 750 Kč
1st Class
750 Kč - 1 200 Kč
Renfe AVE
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Contact Details
Phone
+34 91 232 03 20
Email
comunicacion@renfe.es
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
1 500 Kč - 2 800 Kč
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
1 500 Kč - 2 000 Kč
Promo+
1 650 Kč - 1 800 Kč
Flexible
2 200 Kč - 2 800 Kč
Renfe SNCF
Phone
+34 902 320 320
Email
comunicacion@renfe.es
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
1 400 Kč - 2 000 Kč
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
1 500 Kč - 2 100 Kč
Website
renfe-sncf.com
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf-connect.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
2 200 Kč - 3 000 Kč
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
2 200 Kč - 2 600 Kč
1st Class
2 500 Kč - 3 000 Kč
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Prague Airport Terminal 1/2 to Cheb Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
140 Kč - 210 Kč
Website
RegioJet
Bus from Milan Lampugnano to Munich Airport Terminal 2
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
460 Kč - 650 Kč
Website
RegioJet
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Madrid to Paris
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
1 400 Kč - 1 700 Kč
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris to Nuremberg central bus station
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
850 Kč - 1 100 Kč
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Nürnberg Hbf to Bayreuth, Goethestraße
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
180 Kč - 220 Kč
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bayreuth, Goethestraße to Cheb
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
170 Kč - 210 Kč
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Madrid Mendez Alvaro Estacion Sur to Milan Lampugnano M1
Ave. Duration
25h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
1 300 Kč - 1 900 Kč
Website
Union Ivkoni

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The quickest flight from Madrid Airport to Prague Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 45m.

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Madrid to Cheb bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Cheb station.

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Madrid to Cheb train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Marktredwitz station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Madrid to Cheb is 2084 km. It takes approximately 19h 24m to drive from Madrid to Cheb.

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