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There are 8 ways to get from Madrid to The Hague by plane, train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Fly to Amsterdam, train  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Amsterdam (AMS) MAD - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Den Haag HS

$77 - $241

Cheapest option

Fly to Brussels, train  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Brussels (BRU) MAD - BRU
  2. Take the train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Breda
  3. Take the train from Breda to Den Haag HS

$62 - $228

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Fly to Eindhoven, train  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Eindhoven (EIN) MAD - EIN
  2. Take the train from Eindhoven to Den Haag HS

$82 - $324

Fly to Charleroi, train  •  9 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Charleroi (CRL) MAD - CRL
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Rotterdam Centraal

$74 - $284

Train  •  16 h 25 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 Lille Europe Tgv
  4. Take the train from Lille Europe to Rotterdam Centraal

$358 - $470

Bus, train  •  24 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid - Avénida de America to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station Ouibus
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Rotterdam Centraal Intercity direct / ...

$81 - $121

Bus  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Burgos
  2. Take the bus from Burgos to La Haya

$126 - $202

Drive  •  16 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to The Hague 1085.9 miles

$260 - $390

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The cheapest way to get from Madrid to The Hague is to bus and train which costs 70€ - 110€ and takes 24 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid to The Hague is to fly and train which costs 65€ - 210€ and takes 5 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Madrid to The Hague. However, there are services departing from Cibeles and arriving at La Haya via Madrid and Burgos. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 1 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Madrid to The Hague. However, there are services departing from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arriving at Den Haag HS via Barcelona Sants, Lyon Part Dieu, Lille Europe and Rotterdam Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 25 min.

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The distance between Madrid and The Hague is 1434 km. The road distance is 1737.4 km.

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The best way to get from Madrid to The Hague without a car is to train which takes 16 h 25 min and costs 310€ - 410€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 48 min to get from Madrid to The Hague, including transfers.

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Madrid to The Hague bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Madrid station.

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Madrid to The Hague train services, operated by Spanish Railways AVE, depart from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha station.

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The best way to get from Madrid to The Hague is to train which takes 16 h 25 min and costs 310€ - 410€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 100€ - 180€ and takes 2 days 1 h.

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Map of how to get from Madrid to The Hague.
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  • Distance: 896.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 48 min

What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and The Hague, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Madrid to The Hague via Barcelona Sants, Lyon Part Dieu, Lille Europe, and Rotterdam Centraal in around 16 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Madrid to The Hague via Intercambiador de Avenida de America, Madrid, and Burgos in around 2 days 1 h.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Madrid to Amsterdam via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 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
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
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 Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Madrid to Charleroi
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Flights from Madrid to Charleroi via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Flights from Madrid to Charleroi via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $290
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Madrid to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Madrid to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Madrid to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Madrid to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
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
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 Luton
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Madrid to Amsterdam via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $440
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Madrid to Amsterdam via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Schiphol Airport to Den Haag HS
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Breda
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Breda to Den Haag HS
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Eindhoven to Den Haag HS
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Breda
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $25
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$23 - $25
1st Class
$32 - $36
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$35 - $85
Premier
$80 - $100
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
3 h 10 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 - $120
Website
renfe.com
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $140
1st Class
$160 - $240
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Lille Europe to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$70 - $95
1st Class
$100 - $140
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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 Madrid - Avénida de America to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
Ave. Duration
20 h 55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
Ouibus
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 so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with 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 Madrid to Burgos
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Burgos to La Haya
Ave. Duration
44 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
alsa.com

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The quickest flight from Madrid Airport to Amsterdam Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 35 min.

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Madrid to The Hague bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at La Haya station.

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Madrid to The Hague train services, operated by Thalys, arrive at Rotterdam Centraal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Madrid to The Hague is 1737 km. It takes approximately 16 h 33 min to drive from Madrid to The Hague.

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Air Europa, British Airways, Iberia and three other airlines offer flights from Madrid Airport to Amsterdam Airport.

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Book your Madrid to The Hague train tickets online with Loco2, Loco2 and two other operators.

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There are 765+ hotels available in The Hague. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Madrid Airport is to train which takes 22 min and costs 1€ - 3€.

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