There are 7 ways to get from Madrid to Santa Cruz de Tenerife by plane, train, car ferry, car or bus

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 Tenerife  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Tenerife (TFN) MAD - TFN

$38 - $252

6 alternative options

Fly to Tenerife Sur Apt  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Tenerife Sur Apt (TFS) MAD - TFS

$45 - $413

Train, car ferry Naviera Armas  •  41 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Huelva-Termino A / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Huelva to Santa Cruz de Tenerife

$205 - $264

Train, car ferry Acciona Trasmediterranea  •  42 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Cadiz A
  2. Take the car ferry from Cádiz to Santa Cruz de Tenerife

$277 - $844

Drive, car ferry  •  42 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Huelva
  2. Take the car ferry from Huelva to Santa Cruz de Tenerife

$194 - $267

Bus, car ferry Naviera Armas  •  45 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Huelva
  2. Take the car ferry from Huelva to Santa Cruz de Tenerife

$169 - $224

Bus, car ferry Acciona Trasmediterranea  •  46 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid Estacion Sur to Cadiz
  2. Take the car ferry from Cádiz to Santa Cruz de Tenerife

$251 - $821

What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain?

Air Europa, Iberia and six other airlines fly from Madrid to Santa Cruz de Tenerife hourly.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Tenerife
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Madrid to Tenerife via Oviedo
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Madrid to Tenerife Sur Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from Madrid to Tenerife Sur Apt via Malaga
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from Madrid to Tenerife Sur Apt via Las Palmas
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from Madrid to Tenerife Sur Apt via Granada
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Tenerife
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Flights from Madrid to Tenerife Sur Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Madrid to Tenerife
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to Tenerife
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $430
Flights from Madrid to Tenerife Sur Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $450
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Huelva-Termino
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Cadiz
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Ferry operators
Acciona Trasmediterranea
Phone
+34 (0) 917369957
Website
trasmediterranea.es
Car ferry from Cádiz to Santa Cruz de Tenerife
Ave. Duration
37 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Schedules at
trasmediterranea.es
Seat
$202
Cabin
$741

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Madrid to Santa Cruz de Tenerife?

The distance between Madrid and Santa Cruz de Tenerife is 1754 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Madrid to Santa Cruz de Tenerife?

The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Santa Cruz de Tenerife is to fly which costs 30€ - 210€ and takes 4 h 56 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Madrid to Santa Cruz de Tenerife?

The quickest way to get from Madrid to Santa Cruz de Tenerife is to fly which takes 4 h 56 min and costs 30€ - 210€.

How long does it take to get from Madrid to Santa Cruz de Tenerife?

It takes approximately 4 h 56 min to get from Madrid to Santa Cruz de Tenerife, including transfers.