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There are 8 ways to get from Pula to Madrid by shuttle, plane, train, bus, ferry or car

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Shuttle to Venice, fly  •  8h 58m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Pula railway Stattion to Venice Airport
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Madrid (MAD) VCE - MAD

86€ - 544€

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Fly from Pula  •  7h 31m

  1. Fly from Pula (PUY) to Madrid (MAD) PUY - MAD

66€ - 211€

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Shuttle to Trieste, fly  •  10h 9m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Rovinj to Trieste Airport
  2. Fly from Trieste (TRS) to Madrid (MAD) TRS - MAD

87€ - 490€

Shuttle, train to Bologna, fly  •  11h 57m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Pula railway Stattion to Venezia Mestre
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Bologna Centrale
  3. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Madrid (MAD) BLQ - MAD

91€ - 581€

Bus, train  •  26h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Pula to Bergamo
  2. Take the train from Bergamo to Milano Porta Garibaldi R14 / ...
  3. Take the train from Milano P.Garibaldi to Chambery Challes Les Eaux Tgv
  4. Take the train from Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux to Valence TGV Rhône-Alpes Sud Ter
  5. Take the train from Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud to Barcelona-Sants Tgv / ...
  6. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha Ave

253€ - 388€

Ferry, bus, train  •  26h 41m

  1. Take the ferry from Pula to Venice
  2. Take the bus from Padova to Girona
  3. Take the train from Girona to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha Ave

Ferry, bus  •  2 days 12h

  1. Take the ferry from Pula to Venice
  2. Take the bus from Venecia to Madrid

268€ - 357€

Drive  •  19h 55m

  1. Drive from Pula to Madrid 2089.5 km

210€ - 310€

Croatia → Spain
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International entry into Spain from Croatia

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Croatia
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Spain, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Australia, China, Cyprus, Gibraltar, Hong Kong, Macau, Monaco, New Zealand, Rwanda, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area with the above exceptions. Brazil and South Africa are also restricted

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Conditions of entry into Spain from Croatia

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This applies to arrivals from Croatia
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This doesn't apply to arrivals from the EU Schengen Area with the exception of Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden and Switzerland. This also doesn't apply to arrivals from Australia, New Zealand, Rwanda, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, China, Hong Kong and Macau
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 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 Brazil, South Africa, Botswana, Comoros, Ghana, Kenya, Mozambique, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Peru, Colombia and India

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Rules to follow in Spain

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Considerations leaving from Croatia

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 Croatia.

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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
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • 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.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Croatia from Spain.

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Last updated: 11 May 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pula to Madrid is to fly which costs 500 kn - 1.600 kn and takes 7h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Pula to Madrid is to fly which costs 500 kn - 1.600 kn and takes 7h 31m.

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The distance between Pula and Madrid is 1515 km. The road distance is 2089.5 km.

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The best way to get from Pula to Madrid without a car is to bus and train which takes 26h 26m and costs 1.900 kn - 3.000 kn.

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It takes approximately 8h 58m to get from Pula to Madrid, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Venice Airport to Madrid Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 40m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pula to Madrid is 2090 km. It takes approximately 19h 55m to drive from Pula to Madrid.

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Alitalia, Air France, KLM and four other airlines offer flights from Venice Airport to Madrid Airport.

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There are 5774+ hotels available in Madrid. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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The best way to get from Pula to Venice Airport is to shuttle which takes 3h 32m and costs 300 kn - 3.000 kn.

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Map of how to get from Pula to Madrid.
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  • Distance: 1514.8 km
  • Duration: 8h 58m

What companies run services between Pula, Croatia and Madrid, Spain?

Lufthansa, Aer Lingus and six other airlines fly from Pula to Madrid twice daily.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Venice to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 290€
Flights from Venice to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
90€ - 360€
Flights from Pula to Madrid via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
40€ - 130€
Flights from Pula to Madrid via Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
55€ - 150€
Flights from Pula to Madrid via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
50€ - 150€
Flights from Trieste to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
75€ - 220€
Flights from Trieste to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 210€
Flights from Bologna to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 170€
Flights from Bologna to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 220€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Venice to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 290€
Flights from Venice to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 46m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
90€ - 360€
Flights from Bologna to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 220€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Venice to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 330€
Flights from Pula to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
400€ - 460€
Flights from Pula to Madrid via Brussels
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
40€ - 210€
Flights from Trieste to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
95€ - 470€
Flights from Bologna to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
150€ - 320€
Flights from Bologna to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
150€ - 320€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Venice to Madrid via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 260€
Flights from Trieste to Madrid via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 210€
Flights from Bologna to Madrid via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 250€
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Pula to Madrid via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
65€ - 120€
Flights from Pula to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Monday
Estimated price
60€ - 210€
Flights from Trieste to Madrid via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 230€
Flights from Bologna to Madrid via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 250€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Venice to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 320€
Flights from Pula to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Monday
Estimated price
60€ - 210€
Flights from Bologna to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Venice to Madrid via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
29€ - 120€
Flights from Venice to Madrid via Nantes
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
30€ - 130€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Pula to Madrid via Brussels
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
40€ - 210€
Flights from Bologna to Madrid via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
40€ - 220€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Trieste to Madrid via Bari
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
26€ - 140€
Flights from Bologna to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
21€ - 350€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Venice to Madrid via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 310€
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Pula to Madrid via Dublin
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
60€ - 160€
Train operators
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 21€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
19€ - 21€
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
14€ - 20€
Base Standard
30€ - 45€
Base Premium
35€ - 55€
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
10€ - 15€
Trenord

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Bergamo to Milano Porta Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
Trenord
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 Milano P.Garibaldi to Chambery Challes Les Eaux
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
60€ - 75€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
60€ - 70€
1st Class
60€ - 75€
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux to Valence TGV Rhône-Alpes Sud
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 85€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 45€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
19€ - 28€
Rail 1st Class
29€ - 45€
Renfe SNCF
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Renfe AVE
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Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
60€ - 120€
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
60€ - 85€
Promo+
70€ - 75€
Flexible
90€ - 120€
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€
Bus operators
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Pula railway Stattion to Venice Airport
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
40€ - 400€
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
40€ - 44€
Private
220€ - 400€
Shuttle from Rovinj to Trieste Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
35€ - 300€
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
36€ - 39€
Private
120€ - 300€
Shuttle from Pula railway Stattion to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
40€ - 410€
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
41€ - 45€
Private
230€ - 410€
Stav Bus
Phone
0381 325195
Email
stavbus@stav.it
Website
stavautolinee.it
Bus from Pula to Bergamo
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
55€ - 65€
Schedules at
stavautolinee.it
Atlassib
Phone
(004) 0269 229.224
Email
informatii@atlassib.es
Website
atlassib.es
Bus from Padova to Girona
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
atlassib.es
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 Venecia to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 days 7h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
210€ - 290€
Website
alsa.com
Ferry operators

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