There are 7 ways to get from The Hague to Madrid by train, plane, night bus, bus or car

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Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly  •  5h 49m

  1. Take the train from Den Haag HS to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Madrid (MAD) AMS - MAD

44€ - 218€

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Train to Eindhoven, fly  •  7h 11m

  1. Take the train from Den Haag HS to Eindhoven Centraal
  2. Fly from Eindhoven (EIN) to Madrid (MAD) EIN - MAD

58€ - 268€

Train to Brussels, fly  •  7h 58m

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Madrid (MAD) BRU - MAD

100€ - 339€

Train  •  15h 9m

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Avignon Tgv Thalys
  2. Take the train from Avignon Tgv to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha Ave

278€ - 549€

Night bus, bus  •  25h 15m

  1. Take the night bus from Den Haag to Paris, Gallieni 400
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Gallieni to Madrid Est Sur 210

77€ - 113€

Bus  •  28h 30m

  1. Take the bus from The Hague to Brussels, Brussels-North station 813 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bruselas Nord Eurolines to Logroño
  3. Take the bus from Logroño to Madrid 100 / ...

126€ - 213€

Drive  •  16h 31m

  1. Drive from The Hague to Madrid 1739.4 km

230€ - 340€

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The cheapest way to get from The Hague to Madrid is to train and fly which costs 40€ - 220€ and takes 5h 49m.

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The quickest way to get from The Hague to Madrid is to train and fly which costs 40€ - 220€ and takes 5h 49m.

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No, there is no direct bus from The Hague to Madrid. However, there are services departing from Den Haag and arriving at Madrid Est Sur via Paris, Gallieni. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from The Hague to Madrid. However, there are services departing from Den Haag HS and arriving at Madrid-Puerta De Atocha via Rotterdam Centraal and Avignon Tgv. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 9m.

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The distance between The Hague and Madrid is 1434 km. The road distance is 1739.4 km.

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The best way to get from The Hague to Madrid without a car is to train which takes 15h 9m and costs 270€ - 550€.

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It takes approximately 5h 49m to get from The Hague to Madrid, including transfers.

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The Hague to Madrid bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Den Haag station.

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The Hague to Madrid train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Rotterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from The Hague to Madrid is to train which takes 15h 9m and costs 270€ - 550€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 120€ - 220€ and takes 28h 30m.

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Map of how to get from The Hague to Madrid.
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  • Distance: 1433.8 km
  • Duration: 5h 49m

What companies run services between The Hague, Netherlands and Madrid, Spain?

You can take a train from The Hague to Madrid via Rotterdam Centraal and Avignon Tgv in around 15h 9m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from The Hague to Madrid via Bruselas Nord Eurolines and Logroño in around 28h 30m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Eindhoven to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 190€
Flights from Eindhoven to Madrid via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 190€
Flights from Eindhoven to Madrid via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 190€
Flights from Eindhoven to Madrid via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 190€
Flights from Eindhoven to Madrid via Marseille
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
40€ - 190€
Flights from Brussels to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 200€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 360€
Flights from Brussels to Madrid via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 290€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 300€
Flights from Brussels to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 230€
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 320€
Flights from Brussels to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 190€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 480€
Flights from Brussels to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 250€
Flights from Brussels to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 500€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 250€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Brussels to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 230€
Flights from Brussels to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
100€ - 310€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 420€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Madrid via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
65€ - 370€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Madrid via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 370€
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Den Haag HS to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 19€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
8€ - 12€
1st Class
14€ - 19€
Train from Den Haag HS to Eindhoven Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
15€ - 35€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
15€ - 22€
1st Class
25€ - 35€
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
45€ - 90€
Website
Thalys
Standard
45€ - 65€
Comfort
55€ - 75€
Premium
60€ - 90€
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Avignon Tgv
Ave. Duration
5h 43m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
190€ - 410€
Website
Thalys
Standard
190€ - 270€
Comfort
210€ - 270€
Premium
300€ - 410€
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
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
Night bus from Den Haag to Paris, Gallieni
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
Eurolines FR
Bus from Paris, Gallieni to Madrid Est Sur
Ave. Duration
17h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
Eurolines FR
Bus from Den Haag to Bruxelles, Nord
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
16€ - 24€
Website
Eurolines FR
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 The Hague to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
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. 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 Bruselas Nord Eurolines to Logroño
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
100€ - 150€
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Logroño to Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
26€ - 40€
Website
alsa.com

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Madrid Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 35m.

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The Hague to Madrid bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Madrid Est Sur station.

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The Hague to Madrid train services, operated by Renfe SNCF, arrive at Madrid-Puerta De Atocha station.

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Yes, the driving distance between The Hague to Madrid is 1739 km. It takes approximately 16h 31m to drive from The Hague to Madrid.

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Air Europa, Lufthansa, Iberia and three other airlines offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Madrid Airport.

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