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There are 9 ways to get from Moscow to Madrid by plane, train, bus, car or car train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly from Moscow Domodedovo  •  8h 36m

  1. Fly from Moscow Domodedovo (DME) to Madrid (MAD) DME - MAD

86€ - 326€

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Fly from Moscow Vnukovo  •  10h 17m

  1. Fly from Moscow Vnukovo (VKO) to Madrid (MAD) VKO - MAD

66€ - 146€

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Fly from Moscow Sheremetyevo  •  8h 46m

  1. Fly from Moscow Sheremetyevo (SVO) to Madrid (MAD) SVO - MAD

81€ - 301€

Train, bus  •  41h 39m

  1. Take the train from Moskva Kievskaja to Kyiv-Pas.
  2. Take the bus from Kiev to Gerona/Girona
  3. Take the train from Girona to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha Ave

333€ - 537€

Bus  •  2 days 2h

  1. Take the bus from Moscow Central Bus Terminal to Zhitomir
  2. Take the bus from Zhitomir to Madrid Estacion Sur

314€ - 435€

Train  •  2 days 15h

  1. Take the train from Moskva Belorusskaia to Nice Ville En
  2. Take the train from Nice Ville to Marseille St Charles Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Marseille St Charles to Barcelona-Sants Ave
  4. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha Ave

357€ - 591€

Bus via Karlsruhe  •  2 days 22h

  1. Take the bus from Teply Stan Bus Station to Karlsruhe
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Madrid

196€ - 241€

Drive, car train  •  47h 39m

  1. Drive from Moscow to Hamburg Altona
  2. Take the car train from Hamburg Altona to Lörrach Hbf
  3. Drive from Lörrach Hbf to Madrid

Drive  •  40h 28m

  1. Drive from Moscow to Madrid 4099.4 km

420€ - 650€

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The cheapest way to get from Moscow to Madrid is to fly which costs RUB 6500 - RUB 25000 and takes 8h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Moscow to Madrid is to fly which costs RUB 7000 - RUB 27000 and takes 8h 36m.

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No, there is no direct train from Moscow to Madrid. However, there are services departing from Teatralnaya and arriving at Madrid-Puerta De Atocha via Moskva Belorusskaia, Nice Ville, Marseille St Charles and Barcelona-Sants. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 15h.

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The distance between Moscow and Madrid is 3440 km. The road distance is 4099.4 km.

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The best way to get from Moscow to Madrid without a car is to train and bus which takes 41h 39m and costs RUB 27000 - RUB 44000.

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It takes approximately 8h 36m to get from Moscow to Madrid, including transfers.

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Moscow to Madrid train services, operated by Russian Railways (РЖД), depart from Moskva Belorusskaia station.

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The best way to get from Moscow to Madrid is to fly which takes 8h 36m and costs RUB 7000 - RUB 27000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs RUB 25000 - RUB 36000 and takes 2 days 2h, you could also train, which costs RUB 28000 - RUB 48000 and takes 2 days 15h.

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The quickest flight from Moscow Domodedovo Airport to Madrid Airport is the direct flight which takes 5h 5m.

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Madrid is 1h behind Moscow. It is currently 4:44 PM in Moscow and 3:44 PM in Madrid.

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  • Distance: 3440.1 km
  • Duration: 8h 36m

What companies run services between Moscow, Russia and Madrid, Spain?

Iberia, Lufthansa and six other airlines fly from Moscow to Madrid hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Moscow to Madrid via Moscow Central Bus Terminal and Zhitomir in around 2 days 2h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Moscow Domodedovo to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 420€
Flights from Moscow Domodedovo to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 420€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Moscow Domodedovo to Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
190€ - 470€
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Madrid via Riga
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 320€
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Madrid via Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
95€ - 390€
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 250€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Madrid via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 170€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Madrid via Rome
Ave. Duration
8h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 320€
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Madrid via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
7h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 250€
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Madrid via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
9h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
250€ - 380€
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Madrid via Prague
Ave. Duration
6h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 330€
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Madrid via Riga
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
95€ - 210€
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Madrid via Riga
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 320€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 190€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Moscow Domodedovo to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
110€ - 600€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Moscow Domodedovo to Madrid via Geneva
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
180€ - 350€
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Moscow Domodedovo to Madrid via Athens
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 490€
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Moscow Domodedovo to Madrid via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 400€
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Madrid via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
270€ - 380€
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Madrid via Budapest
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 230€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Madrid via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 160€
Train operators
Moldovan Railways (CFM)
Website
railway.md
Train from Moskva Kievskaja to Kyiv-Pas.
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
40€ - 100€
Website
railway.md
Russian Railways (РЖД)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Moskva Kievskaja to Kyiv-Pas.
Ave. Duration
12h 27m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
55€ - 120€
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
59€
2nd Class (Kupé)
98€
Train from Moskva Belorusskaia to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
2 days 1h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
230€ - 340€
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Renfe AVE
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Website
renfe.com
Train from Girona to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
70€ - 130€
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
70€ - 95€
Promo+
79€ - 84€
Flexible
100€ - 130€
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
60€ - 120€
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
60€ - 85€
Promo+
70€ - 75€
Flexible
90€ - 120€
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Nice Ville to Marseille St Charles
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
45€ - 55€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
45€ - 55€
1st Class
45€ - 55€
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Nice Ville to Marseille St Charles
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
27€ - 55€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
27€ - 40€
Rail 1st Class
35€ - 55€
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Nice Ville to Marseille St Charles
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
Thello
Renfe SNCF
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Marseille St Charles to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
renfe-sncf.com
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 911 / 240 388 – 22
Email
info@bahntouristikexpress.de
Website
bahntouristikexpress.de
Car train from Hamburg Altona to Lörrach Hbf
Ave. Duration
10h 31m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Bus operators
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 Kiev to Gerona/Girona
Ave. Duration
23h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
220€ - 310€
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Zhitomir to Madrid Estacion Sur
Ave. Duration
31h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
260€ - 370€
Website
alsa.com
KarpatExpress
Website
karpatexpres.com
Bus from Moscow Central Bus Terminal to Zhitomir
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
50€ - 60€
Schedules at
karpatexpres.com
Euro-Trans
Phone
8 499 131 12 32
Website
eurotrans2.com
Bus from Teply Stan Bus Station to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
41h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
110€
Schedules at
eurotrans2.com

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Moscow to Madrid train services, operated by Renfe AVE, arrive at Madrid-Puerta De Atocha station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Moscow to Madrid is 4099 km. It takes approximately 40h 28m to drive from Moscow to Madrid.

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Iberia, Vueling Airlines, Swiss and three other airlines offer flights from Moscow Domodedovo Airport to Madrid Airport.

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The best way to get from Moscow to Moscow Domodedovo Airport is to Aeroexpress which takes 45 min and costs RUB 500.

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