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There are 3 ways to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Madrid by plane or train

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Recommended option

Fly from Reagan Washington  •  10h 34m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Madrid (MAD) DCA - MAD

€180 - €360

2 alternative options

Fly from Washington Dulles  •  11h 54m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Madrid (MAD) IAD - MAD

€199 - €369

Train to Baltimore, fly  •  14h 16m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Madrid (MAD) BWI - MAD

€211 - €369

Reagan Washington (DCA) to Madrid (MAD) flights

The flight time between Reagan Washington (DCA) and Madrid (MAD) is around 13h 40m and covers a distance of around 6096 km. The fastest flight normally takes 9h 40m. Services are operated by American Airlines, Air Canada, Delta and others. Typically 166 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
13h 40m
Fastest flight journey time:
9h 40m
Flight distance:
6096 km
Flights per week:
166
Cheapest price:
€188
Carbon emissions:
1236 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
06:30
Last flight departs at:
19:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Reagan Washington (DCA) to Madrid (MAD) flight schedules

Flights departing Wednesday, July 28, 2021

United States → Spain
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Conditions of entry into Spain from United States

  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
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  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
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
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 7 in quarantine
This applies to arrivals from India
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The official advice is to delay international travel until fully vaccinated

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Yes, entry into Spain is currently allowed from United States.

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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

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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 United States from Spain is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 27 Jul 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Madrid is to fly which costs $230 - $430 and takes 10h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Madrid is to fly which costs $230 - $430 and takes 10h 34m.

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The distance between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and Madrid is 6091 km.

It takes approximately 10h 34m to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Madrid, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Madrid Airport. The quickest flight takes 9h 40m and has one stopover.

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Madrid is 6h ahead of Reagan Washington Airport (DCA). It is currently 11:02 AM in Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and 5:02 PM in Madrid.

Air Canada, Iberia, United Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Reagan Washington Airport to Madrid Airport.

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There are 1514+ hotels available in Madrid. Prices start at €75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Madrid.
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  • Distance: 6091.4 km
  • Duration: 10h 34m

What companies run services between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA), USA and Madrid, Spain?

American Airlines, Air Canada and nine other airlines fly from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Madrid hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Madrid via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€190 - €2000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Madrid via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
10h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€190 - €2000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Madrid via Boston
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€180 - €550
Flights from Reagan Washington to Madrid via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
13h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€180 - €550
Flights from Reagan Washington to Madrid via Norfolk, New York JFK
Ave. Duration
14h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€190 - €2000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Madrid via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€390 - €900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Madrid via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€370 - €2000
Flights from Baltimore to Madrid via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
10h 54m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€190 - €460
Flights from Baltimore to Madrid via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
12h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€190 - €460
Flights from Baltimore to Madrid via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€230 - €850
Flights from Baltimore to Madrid via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
12h 39m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€250 - €750
Flights from Baltimore to Madrid via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
16h 47m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€190 - €460
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Madrid via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€190 - €2000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Madrid via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
13h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€180 - €550
Flights from Washington Dulles to Madrid via Dublin
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€480 - €1900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Madrid via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€390 - €900
Flights from Baltimore to Madrid via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
12h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€190 - €460
Flights from Baltimore to Madrid via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€230 - €850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Madrid via Toronto
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€200 - €2100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Madrid via Newark
Ave. Duration
12h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€410 - €2100
Flights from Washington Dulles to Madrid
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€390 - €2100
Flights from Washington Dulles to Madrid via Newark
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€390 - €2100
Flights from Washington Dulles to Madrid via Brussels
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€350 - €800
Flights from Washington Dulles to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€340 - €750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Madrid via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€450 - €550
Flights from Reagan Washington to Madrid via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
11h 56m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€550 - €700
Flights from Washington Dulles to Madrid via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
10h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€410 - €500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€350 - €600
Flights from Washington Dulles to Madrid via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
12h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€350 - €550
Flights from Baltimore to Madrid via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
11h 32m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€550 - €700
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Madrid via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€190 - €2000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Madrid via Boston
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€180 - €550
Flights from Reagan Washington to Madrid via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
13h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€180 - €550
Flights from Washington Dulles to Madrid via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€390 - €900
Flights from Baltimore to Madrid via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€230 - €850
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Madrid via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€450 - €550
Flights from Reagan Washington to Madrid via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
11h 56m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€550 - €700
Flights from Washington Dulles to Madrid via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
10h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€410 - €500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€350 - €600
Flights from Baltimore to Madrid via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
11h 32m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€550 - €700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Madrid via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€450 - €550
Flights from Reagan Washington to Madrid via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
11h 56m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€550 - €700
Flights from Washington Dulles to Madrid via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
10h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€410 - €500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Madrid via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
12h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€350 - €550
Flights from Baltimore to Madrid via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
11h 32m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€550 - €700
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Madrid via Toronto
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€200 - €2100
Flights from Washington Dulles to Madrid
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€390 - €2100
Flights from Washington Dulles to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€340 - €750
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Madrid
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€390 - €2100
Flights from Washington Dulles to Madrid via Brussels
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€350 - €800
Flights from Washington Dulles to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€340 - €750
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Madrid
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€390 - €2100
Flights from Washington Dulles to Madrid via Brussels
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€350 - €800
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Madrid via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
10h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€280 - €750
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Madrid via Dublin
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€480 - €1900
Icelandair
Website
icelandair.com
Flights from Baltimore to Madrid via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€360 - €800
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€29 - €55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
€29 - €55
Business Class Seat
€45 - €85
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€18 - €27
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
€18 - €27
Premium
€140 - €210
Flexi Coach Seat
€25 - €40
Business Seat
€23 - €35

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