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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Milan Linate  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Milan Linate (LIN) MAD - LIN

$68 - $276

Cheapest option

Fly to Bologna  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Bologna (BLQ) MAD - BLQ

$44 - $219

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Fly to Florence  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Florence (FLR) MAD - FLR

$78 - $330

Fly to Milan Malpensa  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) MAD - MXP

$64 - $230

Fly to Rome  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Rome (FCO) MAD - FCO

$71 - $322

Fly to Turin  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Turin (TRN) MAD - TRN

$56 - $337

Fly to Milan Bergamo  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) MAD - BGY

$44 - $227

Train  •  18 h 52 min

  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 Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  4. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Roma Termini Fr

$303 - $431

Bus FlixBus  •  28 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid-Barajas Airport T4 to Zaragoza
  2. Take the bus from Zaragoza to Barcelona
  3. Take the bus from Barcelona to Florence, Florence
  4. Take the bus from Florence, Florence to Rome 533 / ...

$126 - $232

Bus Autolinee Gambioli  •  36 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Valencia 047 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Valencia to Rome Tiburtina

$183 - $270

Bus  •  2 days 6 h

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Roma

$143 - $215

Drive  •  18 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Rome 1221.5 miles

$290 - $430

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Italy is to fly which costs 35€ - 200€ and takes 6 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid to Italy is to fly which costs 65€ - 290€ and takes 4 h 57 min.

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The distance between Madrid and Italy is 1383 km. The road distance is 1954.5 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 13 min to get from Madrid to Italy, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Madrid to Italy. However, there are services departing from Cibeles and arriving at P.Le Tiburtino via Madrid-Barajas Airport T4, Zaragoza, Barcelona, Florence, Florence and Staz.Ne Tiburtina. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 22 min.

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What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Italy?

Alitalia, Iberia and four other airlines fly from Madrid to Milan hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Madrid to Rome via Barcelona Sants, Lyon Part Dieu, Torino Porta Susa, Torino Porta Susa, Roma Termini, and Termini in around 18 h 52 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Flights from Madrid to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Flights from Madrid to Florence
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Madrid to Florence via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Florence via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Madrid to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Rome via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Flights from Madrid to Turin
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Madrid to Turin via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Madrid to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Milan Linate via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Madrid to Florence via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $430
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Madrid to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Turin via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Madrid to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Madrid to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Madrid to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Madrid to Turin via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Madrid to Turin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Madrid to Florence via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $430
Flights from Madrid to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Madrid to Milan Linate via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Madrid to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Madrid to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,900
Flights from Madrid to Turin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Madrid to Florence
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Florence via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Madrid to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Flights from Madrid to Rome via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Flights from Madrid to Turin via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $350
Flights from Madrid to Rome via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $160
Flights from Madrid to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Madrid to Milan Bergamo via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Madrid to Milan Bergamo via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Madrid to Milan Linate via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Madrid to Bologna via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Madrid to Florence via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Madrid to Bologna via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Madrid to Turin
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Train operators
Spanish Railways AVE
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways AVE
Contact Details
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 - $130
Website
renfe.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $120
Bus operators
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Madrid-Barajas Airport T4 to Zaragoza
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Zaragoza to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Madrid to Roma
Ave. Duration
2 days 6 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$140 - $220
Website
alsa.com
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Barcelona to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Florence, Florence to Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autolinee Gambioli
Phone
+41 (0) 79.71.85.806
Email
info@autolineegambioli.it
Website
autolineegambioli.it
Bus from Valencia to Rome Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
26 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it

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