Directions from Madrid to Germany

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Recommended option

Fly to Dusseldorf  •  5 h 18 min

  1. MAD - DUS

$77 - $273

Cheapest option

Fly to Hamburg  •  5 h 50 min

  1. MAD - HAM

$44 - $203

11 alternative options

Fly to Frankfurt  •  5 h 22 min

  1. MAD - FRA

$61 - $222

Fly to Munich  •  5 h 47 min

  1. MAD - MUC

$66 - $259

Fly to Berlin Tegel  •  6 h 2 min

  1. MAD - TXL

$70 - $258

Fly to Stuttgart  •  6 h 14 min

  1. MAD - STR

$79 - $247

Fly to Zurich, train  •  8 h 43 min

  1. MAD - ZRH

$110 - $323

Train  •  20 h 17 min

  1. Ave
  2. Ave
  3. Tgv
  4. Ice

$402 - $557

Bus, night bus  •  39 h 28 min

  1. N15

$145 - $218

Bus  •  39 h 32 min

  1. Rj / ...

$135 - $218

Bus, train  •  2 days 9 h

  1. Ice

$208 - $311

Drive, train  •  25 h 25 min

  1. R1
  2. Tgv
  3. Tha

$509 - $668

Drive  •  21 h 50 min

  1. 1449.1 miles

$300 - $440

What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Germany?

Iberia, Air Europa and eight other airlines fly from Madrid to Düsseldorf hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Madrid to Berlin via Barcelona Sants, Lyon Part Dieu, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Berlin Hbf (tief), and Berlin Hbf in around 20 h 17 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
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 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
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 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Madrid to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 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 Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
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 Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Madrid to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Madrid to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h
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 Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
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 Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 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 Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Flights from Madrid to Zurich via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
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 40 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
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 Zurich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
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 Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
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
Flights from Madrid to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $260
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Madrid to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 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
Flights from Madrid to Stuttgart via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
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
Flights from Madrid to Berlin Tegel via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Madrid to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $390
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
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
Flights from Madrid to Stuttgart via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Madrid to Stuttgart via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Madrid to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Madrid to Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $470
Flights from Madrid to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $390
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
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Flights from Madrid to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $330
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 Zurich via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $430
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
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
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Spanish Railways AVE
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
renfe.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $160
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $160
1st Class
$180 - $270
Train from Barcelona Sants to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$270 - $400
Barcelona Cercanías (RENFE)
Phone
900 41 00 41
Website
renfe.com
Train from Malgrat de Mar to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
renfe.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris Nord to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $190
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$140 - $190
1st Class
$190 - $270
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Madrid to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
27 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
eurolines.de
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Karlsruhe to Berlin, Berlin TXL, E
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Berlin, Berlin Südkreuz
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Madrid Avenida America to Praha ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
34 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Schedules at
elines.cz
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Praha, ÚAN Florenc to Berlín, Südkreuz Bf
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
regiojet.sk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Madrid and Germany is 1610 km. The road distance is 2319 km.

The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Germany is to fly which costs 35€ - 180€ and takes 5 h 50 min.

The quickest way to get from Madrid to Germany is to fly which takes 5 h 18 min and costs 65€ - 240€.

No, there is no direct train from Madrid to Germany. However, there are services departing from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arriving at Berlin Alexanderplatz via Barcelona Sants, Lyon Part Dieu, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Berlin Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 17 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Madrid to Germany. However, there are services departing from Madrid and arriving at Berlin, Memhardstr. via Karlsruhe and Berlin, Flughafen Tegel. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39 h 28 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 18 min to get from Madrid to Germany, including transfers.