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There are 13 ways to get from Southampton to Madrid Airport (MAD) by plane, train, bus, car, car ferry 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Southampton  •  7h 15m

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Madrid (MAD) SOU - MAD

$87 - $466

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Train to London Gatwick, fly  •  5h 58m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Madrid (MAD) LGW - MAD

$74 - $331

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Train to Bristol, fly  •  6h 17m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Madrid (MAD) BRS - MAD

$116 - $324

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly  •  6h 12m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Hayes & Harlington
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Madrid (MAD) LHR - MAD

$124 - $375

Train to Birmingham, fly  •  6h 50m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Madrid (MAD) BHX - MAD

$102 - $379

Train to London Stansted, fly  •  6h 53m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Madrid (MAD) STN - MAD

$84 - $283

Train to Manchester, fly  •  8h 59m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Madrid (MAD) MAN - MAD

$133 - $369

Train  •  18h 27m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy
  3. Take the train from Marne la Vallée-Chessy to Avignon TGV Tgv
  4. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave

$350 - $627

Train, bus  •  26h 10m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Lille Europe Eurostar Est
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Barcelona
  4. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave / ...

$274 - $416

Bus FlixBus  •  27h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to London Victoria Coach Station 032
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris, Paris 700
  3. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Madrid Barajas Airport, Madrid Airport 793

$109 - $183

Bus ALSA  •  28h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to London Victoria Coach Station 032
  2. Take the bus from Londres Victoria Coach Station to Bilbao
  3. Take the bus from Bilbao to Madrid - Barajas Airport T4

$105 - $173

Drive, car ferry  •  27h 45m

  1. Drive from Southampton to Plymouth
  2. Take the car ferry from Plymouth to Santander
  3. Drive from Santander to Madrid Airport (MAD)

$163 - $487

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  22h 19m

  1. Drive from Southampton to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe Est / ...
  4. Take the train from Lille Europe to Nîmes Tgv
  5. Take the train from Nîmes to Barcelona Sants Tgv / ...
  6. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Malgrat de Mar R1
  7. Drive from Malgrat de Mar to Madrid Airport (MAD)

$525 - $652

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Southampton to Madrid Airport (MAD) is to train and fly which costs £65 - £220 and takes 6h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton to Madrid Airport (MAD) is to train and fly which costs £55 - £260 and takes 5h 58m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Madrid Airport (MAD). However, there are services departing from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade and arriving at Madrid Barajas Airport, Madrid Airport via London and Paris, Paris. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27h 45m.

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The distance between Southampton and Madrid Airport (MAD) is 731 miles.

The best way to get from Southampton to Madrid Airport (MAD) without a car is to train which takes 18h 27m and costs £260 - £490.

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It takes approximately 7h 15m to get from Southampton to Madrid Airport (MAD), including transfers.

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Southampton to Madrid Airport (MAD) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Madrid Airport (MAD) is to fly which takes 7h 15m and costs £65 - £360. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £260 - £490 and takes 18h 27m, you could also bus, which costs £80 - £150 and takes 27h 45m.

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There is no direct flight from Southampton Airport to Madrid Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 10m and has one stopover.

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Southampton to Madrid Airport (MAD) bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Madrid Barajas Airport, Madrid Airport station.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Madrid Airport (MAD).
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  • Distance: 731.3 miles
  • Duration: 7h 15m

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Madrid Airport (MAD), Spain?

KLM, Flybe and seven other airlines fly from Southampton to Madrid Airport (MAD) hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Southampton to Madrid Airport (MAD) via London Waterloo, Waterloo station, Euston station, London St. Pancras International, Marne la Vallée-Chessy, Avignon TGV, Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, and Atocha in around 18h 27m.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $470
Flights from London Gatwick to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Flights from London Heathrow to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Birmingham to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $500
Flights from Birmingham to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Manchester to Madrid via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Bristol to Madrid via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from London Gatwick to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $470
Flights from London Heathrow to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Birmingham to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $500
Flights from Birmingham to Madrid via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Manchester to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Madrid via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bristol to Madrid via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Birmingham to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Flights from Birmingham to Madrid via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Flights from London Stansted to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $260
Flights from London Stansted to Madrid via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $260
Flights from London Stansted to Madrid via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $260
Flights from London Stansted to Madrid via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$30 - $260
Flights from London Stansted to Madrid via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $260
Flights from Manchester to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $480
Flights from Manchester to Madrid via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $480
Flights from Manchester to Madrid via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $480
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Southampton to Madrid via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Bristol to Madrid via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $460
Flights from Birmingham to Madrid via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Madrid via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Southampton to Madrid via Geneva
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Flights from Bristol to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from London Gatwick to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from London Gatwick to Madrid via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Bristol to Madrid via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Madrid via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Birmingham to Madrid via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Madrid via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Madrid via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Birmingham to Madrid via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Birmingham to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Manchester to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Southampton to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from London Heathrow to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Birmingham to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Manchester to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Birmingham to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Manchester to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Flights from Birmingham to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Southampton to Madrid via Dublin
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Bristol to Madrid via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Birmingham to Madrid via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $410
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Southampton Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from Reading to Hayes & Harlington
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $24
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Reading
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $40
Train from Southampton Central to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $90
Train from Southampton Central to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $90
Anytime Single
$95 - $150
Off-Peak Single
$95 - $150
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $260
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$80 - $260
Premier
$200 - $300
Train from London St. Pancras International to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$50 - $140
Premier
$120 - $170
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $55
Premier
$63 - $66
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Marne la Vallée-Chessy to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
3h 4m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $140
1st Class
$160 - $240
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $30
1st Class
$43 - $45
Train from Lille Europe to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
4h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $190
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$170 - $190
1st Class
$220 - $330
Train from Nîmes to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $150
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Avignon TGV to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
7h 2m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $30
1st Class
$27 - $45
Train from Nîmes to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
Spanish Railways AVE
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Barcelona Cercanías (RENFE)
Phone
900 41 00 41
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Malgrat de Mar
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
renfe.com
Bus operators
Starbus
Phone
+34 (0) 963 49 67 67
Email
comercial@starbus.es
Website
starbus.es
Bus from Lille to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
17h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$119
Schedules at
starbus.es
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
National Express
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Madrid Barajas Airport, Madrid Airport
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with 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 Londres Victoria Coach Station to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Bilbao to Madrid - Barajas Airport T4
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
alsa.com
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Plymouth to Santander
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
$80 - $110
Car
$250 - $360

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Madrid Airport (MAD) is 1h ahead of Southampton. It is currently 7:31 AM in Southampton and 8:31 AM in Madrid Airport (MAD).

Air Europa, Aer Lingus, Air France and three other airlines offer flights from Southampton Airport to Madrid Airport.

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There are 3939+ hotels available in Madrid Airport (MAD). Prices start at $54 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Southampton Airport is to train which takes 10m and costs £1 - £28.

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