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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 7m

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

€36 - €281

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Bus to Dresden, fly  •  10h 6m

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

€83 - €275

Bus, train  •  23h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str. 060 / ...
  2. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  4. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Barcelona-Sants Ave
  5. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha Ave

€310 - €565

Bus  •  32h 15m

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

€106 - €131

Bus via Padova  •  43h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Padua, Autostaz. VIALE della Pace RegioJet
  2. Take the bus from Padova to Madrid

Drive  •  20h 37m

  1. Drive from Prague to Madrid 2210 km

€210 - €310

Prague to Madrid by bus and train

The journey time between Prague and Madrid is around 2 days 3h and covers a distance of around 2614 km. The fastest journey normally takes 43h 17m. Operated by RegioJet, FlixBus, Arda Tur and others, the Prague to Madrid service departs from Prague, ÚAN Florenc and arrives in Madrid-Puerta De Atocha. Typically five services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
2 days 3h
Fastest journey time:
43h 17m
Services per week:
5
Cheapest price:
€315
Carbon emissions:
148 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
04:00
Last service departs at:
17:10

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Prague to Madrid bus and train schedules

Czech Republic → Spain
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International entry into Spain from Czech Republic

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Czech Republic
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: Brazil, India and South Africa

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Conditions of entry into Spain from Czech Republic

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from Czech Republic
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Health screen upon arrival
This applies to all arrivals by air
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Australia, Iceland, Israel, Japan, Malta, New Zealand, Rwanda, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand and United Kingdom
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 7
This applies to arrivals from India
  • Entry is allowed for fully vaccinated travellers
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of EU Schengen Area, Australia, Brazil, India, Israel, Japan, New Zealand, Rwanda, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Thailand and United Kingdom
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Brazil, India and South Africa
  • Health screen upon arrival
This applies to all arrivals by air

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Rules to follow in Spain

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Considerations leaving from Czech Republic

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Spain from Czech Republic.

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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 1.5 metres
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Madrid is 112.

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

The social distance requirement in Madrid is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 112.

Yes, entry into Czech Republic from Spain is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 16 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Prague to Madrid is to fly, which costs 900 Kč - 7 500 Kč and takes 6h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Prague to Madrid is to fly which costs 900 Kč - 7 500 Kč and takes 6h 7m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Prague to Madrid. However, there are services departing from Prague Anděl and arriving at Madrid via Lyon Perrache. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32h 15m.

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The distance between Prague and Madrid is 1772 km. The road distance is 2210 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 28m and costs 8 000 Kč - 15 000 Kč.

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It takes approximately 6h 7m to get from Prague to Madrid, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Prague to Madrid is to fly which takes 6h 7m and costs 900 Kč - 7 500 Kč. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 2 700 Kč - 3 400 Kč and takes 32h 15m.

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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 station.

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Map of how to get from Prague to Madrid.
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  • Distance: 1772.4 km
  • Duration: 6h 7m

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

Ryanair, Iberia and nine other airlines fly from Prague to Madrid every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Prague to Madrid via Lyon Perrache in around 32h 15m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Prague to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €350
Flights from Dresden to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €440
Flights from Dresden to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €440
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Prague to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€35 - €220
Flights from Prague to Madrid via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €220
Flights from Prague to Madrid via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €220
Flights from Prague to Madrid via Marseille
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€35 - €220
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Prague to Madrid via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €410
Flights from Dresden to Madrid via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €300
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Prague to Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€65 - €290
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Prague to Madrid via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
€130 - €480
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Prague to Madrid via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€120 - €410
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Prague to Madrid via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€60 - €220
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 16m
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 Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
5h 59m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€100 - €150
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€100 - €130
1st Class
€120 - €150
Renfe SNCF
Renfe AVE
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Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€60 - €120
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
€60 - €80
Promo+
€68 - €73
Flexible
€90 - €120
Bus operators
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
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Padua, Autostaz. VIALE della Pace
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€27 - €40
Website
RegioJet
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 to Dresden central station
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€9 - €12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Prague Anděl to Lyon Perrache
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€50 - €65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lyon Perrache to Madrid
Ave. Duration
16h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€55 - €70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
Atlassib
Phone
(004) 0269 229.224
Email
informatii@atlassib.es
Website
atlassib.es
Bus from Padova to Madrid
Ave. Duration
29h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
atlassib.es

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Yes, the driving distance between Prague to Madrid is 2210 km. It takes approximately 20h 37m to drive from Prague to Madrid.

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Iberia, British Airways, Luxair and four other airlines offer flights from Prague Airport to Madrid Airport.

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