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Recommended option

Fly Madrid to St Johns  •  18h 7m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to St Johns (YYT) MAD - YYT

$485 - $1,417

Cheapest option

Fly Madrid to Deer Lake, bus  •  24h 20m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Deer Lake (YDF) MAD - YDF
  2. Take the bus from Deer Lake - Circle K to St. John’s - MUN University Centre

$468 - $1,058

3 alternative options

Train to Barcelona, fly to St Johns  •  20h 4m

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Barcelona-Sants
  2. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to St Johns (YYT) BCN - YYT

$544 - $1,281

Fly Madrid to Gander, bus  •  36h 37m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Gander (YQX) MAD - YQX
  2. Take the bus from Gander - Gander Airport to St. John’s - MUN University Centre

$492 - $1,374

Train, bus to Lisbon, fly to St Johns  •  26h 36m

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Atocha Cercanias to Navalmoral De La Mata
  2. Take the bus from Navalmoral de la Mata to Lisboa - Aeropuerto
  3. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to St Johns (YYT) LIS - YYT

$552 - $1,297

Madrid (MAD) to St Johns (YYT) flights

The flight time between Madrid (MAD) and St Johns (YYT) is around 15h 25m and covers a distance of around 3938 km. The fastest flight normally takes 14h 20m. Services are operated by Air Canada. Typically six flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
15h 25m
Fastest flight journey time:
14h 20m
Flight distance:
3938 km
Flights per week:
6
Cheapest price:
$472
Carbon emissions:
798 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
13:20
Last flight departs at:
13:20

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Madrid (MAD) to St Johns (YYT) flight schedules

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International entry into Canada from Spain

  • Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
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Conditions of entry into Canada from Spain

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days prior for all arrivals by land or air 5 years of age or older
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • 14 day mandatory quarantine including 3 night pre-paid booking at a government authorised hotel at traveller's expense. COVID-19 test on arrival. Additional COVID-19 test on day 8 of quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 result is required for quarantine release
  • Travellers are required to submit their quarantine plan using ArriveCAN app prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

Rules to follow in Canada

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Considerations leaving from Spain

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Frequently Asked Questions


No, entry into Canada from Spain is currently restricted.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine
  • Regional restriction measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in St. John's is 1-833-784-4397.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in St. John's is recommended.

The social distance requirement in St. John's is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1-833-784-4397.

No, returning to Spain from Canada is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 27 Jul 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Government of Canada.

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The cheapest way to get from Madrid to St. John's is to fly and bus which costs €310 - €750 and takes 24h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid to St. John's is to fly which costs €320 - €1000 and takes 18h 7m.

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The distance between Madrid and St. John's is 3932 km.

It takes approximately 18h 7m to get from Madrid to St. John's, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Madrid Airport to St Johns Airport. The quickest flight takes 14h 20m and has one stopover.

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St. John's is 4h 30m behind Madrid. It is currently 9:44 PM in Madrid and 5:14 PM in St. John's.

Air Canada offers flights from Madrid Airport to St Johns Airport.

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There are 44+ hotels available in St. John's. Prices start at $112 CAD per night.

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Map of how to get from Madrid to St. John's.
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  • Distance: 3932.3 km
  • Duration: 18h 7m

What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and St. John's, NL, Canada?

Air Canada flies from Madrid to St. John's 6 times a week.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Madrid to St Johns via Toronto
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,400
Flights from Barcelona to St Johns via Montreal
Ave. Duration
14h 14m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,200
Flights from Barcelona to St Johns via Toronto
Ave. Duration
17h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,400
Flights from Madrid to Gander via Toronto
Ave. Duration
28h 30m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,300
Flights from Madrid to Deer Lake via Toronto
Ave. Duration
16h 9m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,200
Flights from Madrid to Deer Lake via Lisbon, Montreal
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,100
Flights from Madrid to Deer Lake via Montreal
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$360 - $900
Flights from Lisbon to St Johns via Montreal
Ave. Duration
16h 52m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,300
Flights from Lisbon to St Johns via Toronto
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Lisbon to St Johns via Montreal, Halifax
Ave. Duration
15h 27m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,500
Flights from Lisbon to St Johns via London Heathrow, Halifax
Ave. Duration
14h 52m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Barcelona to St Johns via Toronto
Ave. Duration
14h 24m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,300
Flights from Madrid to Deer Lake via Toronto
Ave. Duration
13h 48m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,200
Flights from Lisbon to St Johns via Toronto
Ave. Duration
15h 29m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Train operators
Renfe AVE
Rome2rio's guide to Renfe AVE
Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $170
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
$90 - $120
Promo+
$100 - $110
Flexible
$130 - $170
Renfe Viajeros

Spain's excellent and extensive rail system connects cities across Spain and into neighbouring countries. Renfe's high-speed AVE trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. All medium- and long-distance trains require a seat reservation; ticket sales for these trains usually open 30-60 days before travel. Most Renfe trains have two classes: Turista (2nd class) and Preferente (1st class), although some AVE trains offer Turista Plus. There is free WiFi for Preferente passengers and for those with a +Renfe loyalty card.

Rome2rio's guide to Renfe Viajeros
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Atocha Cercanias to Navalmoral De La Mata
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Bus operators
DRL-LR
Phone
1-888-263-1854
Website
drl-lr.com
Bus from Gander - Gander Airport to St. John’s - MUN University Centre
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Schedules at
drl-lr.com
Bus from Deer Lake - Circle K to St. John’s - MUN University Centre
Ave. Duration
9h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Schedules at
drl-lr.com

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