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Fly to London Heathrow, train  •  8h 4m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to London Heathrow (LHR) MAD - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Peterborough

£61 - £289

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Fly to London Gatwick, train  •  8h 2m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to London Gatwick (LGW) MAD - LGW
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
  3. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Peterborough

£61 - £191

Fly to London Stansted, train  •  8h 16m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to London Stansted (STN) MAD - STN
  2. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Peterborough

£67 - £259

Fly to Birmingham, train  •  9h 10m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Birmingham (BHX) MAD - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Peterborough

£86 - £354

Fly to Manchester, train  •  9h 48m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Manchester (MAN) MAD - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Doncaster
  3. Take the train from Doncaster to Peterborough

£75 - £296

Fly to Norwich, train  •  12h 26m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Norwich (NWI) MAD - NWI
  2. Take the train from Norwich to Peterborough

£140 - £337

Bus, train  •  24h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Paris 793
  2. Take the bus from Paris to Lille 800 / ...
  3. Take the train from Lille Europe to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil
  4. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Peterborough

£143 - £473

Train, bus  •  25h 29m

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Zaragoza-Delicias Ave
  2. Take the bus from Zaragoza to Lille
  3. Take the train from Lille Europe to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil
  4. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Peterborough

£217 - £601

Drive, car ferry  •  29h 27m

  1. Drive from Madrid to Santander
  2. Take the car ferry from Santander to Plymouth
  3. Drive from Plymouth to Spalding

£143 - £400

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  17h 41m

  1. Drive from Madrid to Calais-Fréthun
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Spalding

£302 - £382

Madrid to Spalding by bus and train

The journey time between Madrid and Spalding is around 35h 53m and covers a distance of around 1204 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 23h 48m. Operated by FlixBus, Blablabus, Eurostar and others, the Madrid to Spalding service departs from Madrid and arrives in Spalding, Chancery Court. Typically six services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
35h 53m
Fastest journey time:
23h 48m
Services per week:
6
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
212 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
16:40
Last service departs at:
20:40

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Madrid to Spalding bus and train schedules

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Spalding is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Spalding is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Spalding is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 111.

No, returning to Spain from United Kingdom is currently allowed.

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The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Spalding is to fly and train which costs €70 - €230 and takes 8h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid to Spalding is to fly and train which costs €70 - €230 and takes 8h 2m.

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The distance between Madrid and Spalding is 876 miles.

The best way to get from Madrid to Spalding without a car is to bus and train which takes 24h 55m and costs €160 - €550.

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It takes approximately 8h 4m to get from Madrid to Spalding, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Madrid Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 20m.

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Spalding is 1h behind Madrid. It is currently 10:32 PM in Madrid and 9:32 PM in Spalding.

British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Aer Lingus and three other airlines offer flights from Madrid Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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Map of how to get from Madrid to Spalding.
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  • Distance: 876 miles
  • Duration: 8h 4m

What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Spalding, England?

There is no direct connection from Madrid to Spalding. However, you can take the train to Nuevos Ministerios, take the walk to Nuevos Ministerios, take the line 8 subway to Aeropuerto T4, take the walk to Madrid airport, fly to London Heathrow, take the walk to Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 station, take the subway to King's Cross St. Pancras station, take the walk to London Kings Cross, take the train to Peterborough, then take the train to Spalding. Alternatively, you can take the train to Nuevos Ministerios, take the walk to Nuevos Ministerios, take the line 8 subway to Aeropuerto T4, take the walk to Madrid airport, fly to London Gatwick, take the walk to Gatwick Airport, take the train to London St Pancras International LL, take the walk to London Kings Cross, take the train to Peterborough, then take the train to Spalding.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Madrid to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£27 - £160
Flights from Madrid to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£160 - £490
Flights from Madrid to London Gatwick via Bilbao
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £120
Flights from Madrid to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£65 - £200
Flights from Madrid to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£45 - £180
Flights from Madrid to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£60 - £200
Flights from Madrid to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£110 - £240
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£27 - £160
Flights from Madrid to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£75 - £230
Flights from Madrid to London Gatwick via Bilbao
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £120
Flights from Madrid to Birmingham via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£45 - £170
Flights from Madrid to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£45 - £180
Flights from Madrid to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£80 - £220
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Madrid to Birmingham via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
£90 - £270
Flights from Madrid to Manchester via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£80 - £300
Flights from Madrid to Norwich via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£100 - £300
Flights from Madrid to Norwich via Bilbao, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£110 - £330
Flights from Madrid to Norwich via Ibiza, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£110 - £350
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Madrid to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£150 - £500
Flights from Madrid to Birmingham via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£80 - £250
Flights from Madrid to Manchester via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£100 - £340
Flights from Madrid to Norwich via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
£80 - £250
Flights from Madrid to Norwich via Paris CDG, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£100 - £320
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£9 - £50
Flights from Madrid to London Stansted via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
£9 - £50
Flights from Madrid to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
£15 - £80
Flights from Madrid to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£20 - £150
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Madrid to London Gatwick via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£55 - £120
Flights from Madrid to London Gatwick via Bilbao
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £120
Flights from Madrid to Birmingham via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£45 - £170
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Madrid to London Heathrow via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£85 - £600
Flights from Madrid to Birmingham via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£90 - £430
Flights from Madrid to Manchester via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£100 - £280
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Madrid to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £170
Flights from Madrid to London Gatwick via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£60 - £210
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Madrid to London Heathrow via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£85 - £600
Flights from Madrid to Manchester via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£110 - £270
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Madrid to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£160 - £490
Flights from Madrid to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£170 - £310
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£20 - £55
Royal Air Maroc
Website
royalairmaroc.com
Flights from Madrid to London Heathrow via Rabat
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
£200 - £280
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £110
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£10 - £14
Anytime Day Single
£45 - £70
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£70 - £110
Train from Doncaster to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £110
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single
£45 - £70
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£75 - £110
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£30 - £45
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£30 - £45
Train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£13 - £17
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£13 - £17
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£22 - £35
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£16 - £23
Anytime Day Single
£22 - £35
Super Off-Peak Single
£30 - £40
Off-Peak Single
£34 - £39
Anytime Single
£35 - £50
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Stansted Airport to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£40 - £50
Anytime Day 1st Class
£95 - £140
Train from Birmingham New Street to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£50 - £160
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£50 - £60
Anytime Day 1st Class
£110 - £160
TransPennine Express Service
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£22 - £35
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£11 - £16
Off-Peak Day Single
£16 - £25
Anytime Day Single
£22 - £35
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from Norwich to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £60
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£18 - £35
Off-Peak Single
£30 - £50
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£40 - £60
Renfe AVE
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Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Zaragoza-Delicias
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£27 - £60
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
£27 - £35
Promo+
£31 - £34
Flexible
£40 - £60
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£131
Website
Eurotunnel
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Madrid to Paris
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£45 - £60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris to Lille
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£11 - £14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Lille
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £12
Website
Blablabus
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. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are 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 Zaragoza to Lille
Ave. Duration
18h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£95 - £130
Website
alsa.com
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Santander to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
20h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
£65 - £280
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
£65 - £85
Car
£190 - £280

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