There are 12 ways to get from Madrid to Germany by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Stuttgart  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Stuttgart (STR) MAD - STR

$77 - $243

Cheapest option

Fly to Hamburg  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Hamburg (HAM) MAD - HAM

$44 - $203

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Fly to Dusseldorf  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Dusseldorf (DUS) MAD - DUS

$78 - $275

Fly to Frankfurt  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Frankfurt (FRA) MAD - FRA

$62 - $223

Fly to Munich  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Munich (MUC) MAD - MUC

$66 - $259

Fly to Berlin Tegel  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) MAD - TXL

$70 - $258

Train, bus  •  24 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Girona Ave / ...
  2. Take the bus from Girona to Marseille
  3. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Tgv
  4. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice

$419 - $598

Bus FlixBus  •  30 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Paris, Paris 793
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Berlin, Berlin central bus station N100

$137 - $229

Bus Eurolines CZ  •  42 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid Estación Sur Autobuses to Praha ÚAN Florenc
  2. Take the bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str.
  3. Take the bus from Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str. to Berlin, Südkreuz Bf

$137 - $264

Bus, train  •  2 days 9 h

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Frankfurt Main Station
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice

$203 - $315

Drive, train  •  24 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Lörrach Hbf
  2. Take the train from Basel Bad Bf to Göttingen Ice
  3. Drive from Göttingen to Berlin

$367 - $558

Drive  •  21 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Berlin 1449.1 miles

$300 - $440

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The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Germany is to fly which costs 35€ - 180€ and takes 5 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid to Germany is to fly which costs 65€ - 240€ and takes 5 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Madrid to Germany. However, there are services departing from Madrid and arriving at Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. via Paris, Paris, Berlin, Masurenallee/ZOB and S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 16 min.

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The distance between Madrid and Germany is 1610 km. The road distance is 2318.5 km.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Germany without a car is to train and bus which takes 24 h 25 min and costs 350€ - 550€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 23 min to get from Madrid to Germany, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Madrid to Germany is to fly which takes 5 h 23 min and costs 65€ - 210€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 110€ - 200€ and takes 30 h 16 min.

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The quickest flight from Madrid Airport to Stuttgart Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 25 min.

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Madrid to Germany bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Berlin, Berlin central bus station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Madrid to Germany is 2319 km. It takes approximately 21 h 50 min to drive from Madrid to Germany.

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Iberia, Vueling Airlines, TAP Portugal and five other airlines offer flights from Madrid Airport to Stuttgart Airport.

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  • Distance: 1006 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 23 min

What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Germany?

Iberia, Air France and eight other airlines fly from Madrid to Stuttgart hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Madrid to Berlin via Paris, Paris, Berlin, Berlin central bus station, Berlin, Masurenallee/ZOB, and S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf in around 30 h 16 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Madrid to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Madrid to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Madrid to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Madrid to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Madrid to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Madrid to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Madrid to Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Madrid to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Madrid to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Madrid to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Madrid to Berlin Tegel via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $480
Flights from Madrid to Hamburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Flights from Madrid to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Madrid to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Madrid to Stuttgart via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Madrid to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $450
Flights from Madrid to Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $470
Flights from Madrid to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Madrid to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Flights from Madrid to Hamburg via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Madrid to Stuttgart via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Madrid to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Madrid to Munich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Berlin Tegel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Hamburg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Madrid to Stuttgart via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Madrid to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Madrid to Hamburg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Madrid to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Flights from Madrid to Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $400
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Madrid to Stuttgart via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Madrid to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Madrid to Hamburg via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to Stuttgart via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Flights from Madrid to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Flights from Madrid to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $330
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Madrid to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $420
Flights from Madrid to Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $470
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Madrid to Berlin Tegel via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $480
Flights from Madrid to Hamburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Madrid to Stuttgart via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Hamburg via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Madrid to Stuttgart via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Madrid to Dusseldorf via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Madrid to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Train operators
Spanish Railways AVE
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$200 - $220
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $220
1st Class
$260 - $390
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
bahn.de
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 Basel Bad Bf to Göttingen
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Girona to Marseille
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
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 Gerona/Girona to Marsella
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Madrid to Frankfurt Main Station
Ave. Duration
2 days 4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
alsa.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Madrid to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Berlin, Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Madrid Estación Sur Autobuses to Praha ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
34 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Schedules at
elines.cz
Bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Dresden
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
elines.cz
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str.
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Bus from Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str. to Berlin, Südkreuz Bf
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Prague to Dresden
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
eurolines.de

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