How to get from Madrid to Netherlands

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Recommended option

Fly to Amsterdam  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Amsterdam (AMS) MAD - AMS

$74 - $247

Cheapest option

Fly to Brussels, train  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Brussels (BRU) MAD - BRU
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport to Roosendaal

$63 - $217

6 alternative options

Fly to Eindhoven  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Eindhoven (EIN) MAD - EIN

$65 - $285

Fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Dusseldorf (DUS) MAD - DUS
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Venlo
  3. Take the train from Venlo to Nijmegen

$91 - $298

Train  •  14 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants Ave
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  3. Take the train from Paris Nord to Amsterdam Centraal Tha

$428 - $526

Bus ALSA  •  24 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Bilbao
  2. Take the bus from Bilbao to Amsterdam

$129 - $189

Bus Autocares Grupo Samar  •  27 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Paris
  2. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Amsterdam

$161 - $249

Drive  •  16 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Amsterdam 1106.9 miles

$260 - $390

What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Netherlands?

KLM, Air Europa and eight other airlines fly from Madrid to Amsterdam hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Madrid to Amsterdam via Barcelona Sants, Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Lyon Banlieue, Paris Nord RER, and Paris Nord in around 14 h 33 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Madrid to Amsterdam via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Madrid to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Madrid to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Madrid to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Madrid to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Madrid to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Madrid to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Madrid to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
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, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Madrid to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
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
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Madrid to Eindhoven via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Madrid to Eindhoven via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Madrid to Eindhoven via Pisa
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Madrid to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Madrid to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Madrid to Amsterdam via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Madrid to Amsterdam via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Madrid to Amsterdam via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Madrid to Amsterdam via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Madrid to Brussels via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Madrid to Dusseldorf via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
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
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Madrid to Amsterdam via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport to Roosendaal
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Venlo
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
eurobahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Venlo to Nijmegen
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $19
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Train from Venlo to Nijmegen
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
arriva.nl
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
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$210 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$210 - $230
1st Class
$270 - $400
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris Nord to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $190
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$140 - $190
1st Class
$190 - $260
Bus operators
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Madrid to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Bilbao to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
19 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
alsa.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Madrid and Netherlands is 1523 km. The road distance is 1771 km.

The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Netherlands is to fly and train which costs 50€ - 190€ and takes 6 h 19 min.

The quickest way to get from Madrid to Netherlands is to fly which takes 5 h 9 min and costs 55€ - 250€.

No, there is no direct train from Madrid to Netherlands. However, there are services departing from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via Barcelona Sants, Paris Lyon Banlieue and Paris Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 33 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Madrid to Netherlands. However, there are services departing from Santo Domingo and arriving at Amsterdam, Dam via Madrid, Paris Gallieni and Amsterdam, Centraal Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 42 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 10 min to get from Madrid to Netherlands, including transfers.