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There are 6 ways to get from Prague to Madrid by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly from Prague  •  6h 11m

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Madrid (MAD) PRG - MAD

57€ - 282€

Cheapest option

Bus to Dresden, fly  •  9h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Dresden, Dresden central station
  2. Fly from Dresden (DRS) to Madrid (MAD) DRS - MAD

48€ - 285€

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Bus, train  •  23h 32m

  1. Take the bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Dresden, Dresden central station 060 / ...
  2. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Avignon Tgv Tgv
  4. Take the train from Avignon Tgv to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha Ave

300€ - 520€

Bus via Lyon  •  32h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Prague, Prague Anděl to Lyon, Lyon Perrache N1759
  2. Take the bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Madrid, Madrid N748

106€ - 131€

Bus  •  38h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Prague, Florenc to Karlsruhe 880
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Madrid

118€ - 176€

Drive  •  21h 5m

  1. Drive from Prague to Madrid 2217.1 km

230€ - 340€

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The cheapest way to get from Prague to Madrid is to fly which costs 1 500 Kč - 7 500 Kč and takes 6h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Prague to Madrid is to fly which costs 1 500 Kč - 7 500 Kč and takes 6h 11m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Prague to Madrid. However, there are services departing from Prague, Prague Anděl and arriving at Madrid, Madrid via Lyon, Lyon Perrache. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32h 40m.

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The distance between Prague and Madrid is 1772 km. The road distance is 2217.1 km.

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The best way to get from Prague to Madrid without a car is to bus and train which takes 23h 32m and costs 8 000 Kč - 14 000 Kč.

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It takes approximately 6h 11m to get from Prague to Madrid, including transfers.

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Prague to Madrid bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Prague, Prague Anděl station.

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The best way to get from Prague to Madrid is to fly which takes 6h 11m and costs 1 500 Kč - 7 500 Kč. Alternatively, you can bus via Lyon, which costs 2 800 Kč - 3 500 Kč and takes 32h 40m.

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The quickest flight from Prague Airport to Madrid Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 55m.

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Prague to Madrid bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Madrid, Madrid station.

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Map of how to get from Prague to Madrid.
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  • Distance: 1772.4 km
  • Duration: 6h 11m

What companies run services between Prague, Czech Republic and Madrid, Spain?

CSA, Iberia and 11 other airlines fly from Prague to Madrid hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Prague to Madrid via Lyon, Lyon Perrache in around 32h 40m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Prague to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 650€
Flights from Prague to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 650€
Flights from Dresden to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 480€
Flights from Dresden to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 470€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Prague to Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 330€
Flights from Prague to Madrid via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 330€
Flights from Prague to Madrid via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
50€ - 330€
Flights from Dresden to Madrid via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
40€ - 190€
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Prague to Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 1100€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Prague to Madrid via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 550€
Flights from Dresden to Madrid via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 390€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Prague to Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 1300€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Prague to Madrid via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
240€ - 650€
Flights from Dresden to Madrid via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
95€ - 450€
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Prague to Madrid via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 320€
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Dresden Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
85€ - 120€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Avignon Tgv
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
130€ - 190€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
130€ - 160€
1st Class
160€ - 190€
Renfe SNCF
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Avignon Tgv to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha
Ave. Duration
7h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
80€ - 120€
Website
renfe-sncf.com
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Dresden, Dresden central station
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
9€ - 12€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Prague, Prague Anděl to Lyon, Lyon Perrache
Ave. Duration
15h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
50€ - 65€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Madrid, Madrid
Ave. Duration
16h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
55€ - 70€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str.
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€ - 8€
Website
RegioJet
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 Prague - Florenc to Dresden
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
9€ - 11€
Website
Blablabus
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Prague, Florenc to Dresden
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
Eurolines FR
Bus from Prague, Florenc to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Website
Eurolines FR
Comati PSG
Phone
0040 723 450 475
Email
info@comati-psg.ro
Website
comati-psg.ro
Bus from Prague Florenc Central Bus Station to Dresden Bayrische Strasse
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
75€ - 90€
Website
Comati PSG

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Yes, the driving distance between Prague to Madrid is 2217 km. It takes approximately 21h 5m to drive from Prague to Madrid.

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CSA, Iberia, Swiss and four other airlines offer flights from Prague Airport to Madrid Airport.

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Book your Prague to Madrid bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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