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

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Fly to London Luton  •  5h 45m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to London Luton (LTN) MAD - LTN

£49 - £204

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Fly to London Heathrow, train  •  6h 25m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to London Heathrow (LHR) MAD - LHR
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton

£66 - £269

Fly to London Gatwick, train  •  6h 36m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to London Gatwick (LGW) MAD - LGW
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Luton

£64 - £289

Fly to London Stansted, train  •  6h 59m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to London Stansted (STN) MAD - STN
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton

£50 - £309

Fly to Birmingham, train  •  7h 41m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Birmingham (BHX) MAD - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham International to London Euston
  3. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton

£94 - £431

Fly to Bristol, train  •  8h 21m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Bristol (BRS) MAD - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
  3. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton

£133 - £311

Train, bus  •  24h 13m

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Zaragoza-Delicias Ave
  2. Take the bus from Zaragoza to Lille
  3. Take the train from Lille Europe to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil
  4. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton

£217 - £532

Bus via Paris  •  28h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Madrid, Madrid to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine 793
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to London - Victoria Coach Station
  3. Take the bus from LONDON VICTORIA Coach Station to LUTON Airport London 757

£73 - £100

Bus  •  29h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Bilbao
  2. Take the bus from Bilbao to Londres Victoria Coach Station
  3. Take the bus from LONDON VICTORIA Coach Station to LUTON Airport London 757

£130 - £198

Drive, car ferry  •  29h

  1. Drive from Madrid to Santander
  2. Take the car ferry from Santander to Plymouth
  3. Drive from Plymouth to Dunstable

£141 - £399

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  16h 53m

  1. Drive from Madrid to Calais-Fréthun
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Dunstable

£308 - £388

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The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Dunstable is to bus via Paris which costs 80€ - 120€ and takes 28h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid to Dunstable is to fly which costs 50€ - 230€ and takes 5h 45m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Madrid to Dunstable. However, there are services departing from Madrid, Madrid and arriving at Dunstable, Asda via Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine, LONDON VICTORIA Coach Station and Airport Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28h 19m.

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The distance between Madrid and Dunstable is 811 miles.

The best way to get from Madrid to Dunstable without a car is to train and bus which takes 24h 13m and costs 240€ - 600€.

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It takes approximately 5h 45m to get from Madrid to Dunstable, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Madrid to Dunstable is to fly which takes 5h 45m and costs 50€ - 230€. Alternatively, you can bus via Paris, which costs 80€ - 120€ and takes 28h 19m.

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The quickest flight from Madrid Airport to London Luton Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 25m.

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Madrid to Dunstable bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at LUTON Airport London station.

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Map of how to get from Madrid to Dunstable.
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  • Distance: 811.4 miles
  • Duration: 5h 45m

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

easyJet flies from Madrid to Dunstable once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Madrid to Dunstable via Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine, London - Victoria Coach Station, LONDON VICTORIA Coach Station, and Airport Bus Station in around 28h 19m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Madrid to London Luton
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £190
Flights from Madrid to London Luton via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£55 - £240
Flights from Madrid to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £230
Flights from Madrid to London Gatwick via Lyon
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £230
Flights from Madrid to London Gatwick via Basel
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £230
Flights from Madrid to London Gatwick via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £230
Flights from Madrid to London Stansted via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
£45 - £220
Flights from Madrid to London Stansted via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£55 - £260
Flights from Madrid to Bristol
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £210
Flights from Madrid to Bristol via Basel
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£60 - £270
Flights from Madrid to Bristol via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£65 - £290
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£18 - £150
Flights from Madrid to London Stansted via Porto
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£18 - £150
Flights from Madrid to London Stansted via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£18 - £150
Flights from Madrid to London Stansted via Bologna
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£18 - £150
Flights from Madrid to London Stansted via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
£18 - £150
Flights from Madrid to London Stansted via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
£18 - £150
Flights from Madrid to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£60 - £280
Flights from Madrid to Birmingham via Porto
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
£60 - £280
Flights from Madrid to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£60 - £280
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £550
Flights from Madrid to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £350
Flights from Madrid to London Gatwick via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
£100 - £330
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Madrid to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £550
Flights from Madrid to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£120 - £550
Flights from Madrid to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £350
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Madrid to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £450
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Madrid to Birmingham via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£85 - £750
Flights from Madrid to Bristol via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£200 - £550
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Madrid to London Gatwick via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
£100 - £330
Flights from Madrid to Birmingham via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£70 - £320
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£30 - £180
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Madrid to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£100 - £490
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Madrid to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£120 - £550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Madrid to Birmingham via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
£120 - £500
Train operators
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £17
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£14 - £17
Train from Gatwick Airport to Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£26 - £35
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£26 - £35
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £16
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£5 - £8
Off-Peak Single
£10 - £17
Anytime Day Single
£11 - £16
Anytime Single
£15 - £22
London Northwestern Railway
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Birmingham International to London Euston
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£30 - £45
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single
£18 - £26
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £45
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£40 - £100
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£40 - £55
Anytime Day 1st Class
£70 - £100
Renfe AVE
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Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Zaragoza-Delicias
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£28 - £60
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
£28 - £40
Promo+
£33 - £36
Flexible
£45 - £60
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£131
Website
Eurotunnel
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. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are 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 Zaragoza to Lille
Ave. Duration
18h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£100 - £140
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Madrid to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£28 - £40
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Bilbao to Londres Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
22h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£95 - £140
Website
alsa.com
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Madrid, Madrid to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£50 - £65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to London - Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£14 - £18
Website
Blablabus
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from LONDON VICTORIA Coach Station to LUTON Airport London
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
National Express
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Airport Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £14
Website
Green Line
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Santander to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£65 - £280
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
£65 - £85
Car
£190 - £280

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Dunstable is 1h behind Madrid. It is currently 11:31 AM in Madrid and 10:31 AM in Dunstable.

easyJet offers flights from Madrid Airport to London Luton Airport.

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There are 540+ hotels available in Dunstable. Prices start at £75 per night.

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