There are 7 ways to get from Vienna to Madrid by plane, train, bus or car

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  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Madrid (MAD) VIE - MAD

$89 - $385

6 alternative options

Train via Paris Gare De Lyon  •  22 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris Est Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants Tgv
  4. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave

$520 - $719

Train  •  22 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Avignon TGV Tgv
  3. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Barcelona Sants Ave
  4. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave

$427 - $584

Train #2  •  31 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Nice Ville D
  2. Take the train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles Ec / ...
  3. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave

$311 - $413

Bus Eurolines CZ  •  41 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc 366 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Madrid Avenida America

$139 - $222

Bus Eurolines IT  •  42 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna Erdberg to Mestre 000002
  2. Take the bus from Mestre Viale Stazione to Madrid Méndez Alvaro-Áncora

$163 - $223

Drive  •  22 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to Madrid 1486 miles

$280 - $410

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Madrid, Spain?

Iberia, Wizz Air and 13 other airlines fly from Vienna to Madrid hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Vienna to Madrid via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Paris Est, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Gare de Lyon, and Barcelona Sants in around 22 h 26 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Vienna to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Vienna to Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Vienna to Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Vienna to Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Tunisair
Website
tunisair.com
Flights from Vienna to Madrid via Tunis
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,200
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Vienna to Madrid via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Vienna to Madrid via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Vienna to Madrid via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$90 - $480
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Vienna to Madrid via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Wien to Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $230
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$210 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$210 - $230
1st Class
$270 - $400
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$180 - $200
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$180 - $200
1st Class
$240 - $350
Train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $95
Spanish Railways AVE
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
renfe.com
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Avignon TGV to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
7 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
Russian Railways
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Vienna International Busterminal to Praha ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
elines.cz
Bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Madrid Avenida America
Ave. Duration
35 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Schedules at
elines.cz
Tour Bus
Website
tourbus.cz
Bus from Vienna Erdberg to Mestre
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
tourbus.cz

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Vienna and Madrid is 1809 km. The road distance is 2378 km.

The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Madrid is to fly which costs 75€ - 330€ and takes 5 h 52 min.

The quickest way to get from Vienna to Madrid is to fly which takes 5 h 52 min and costs 75€ - 330€.

No, there is no direct train from Vienna to Madrid. However, there are services departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Madrid-Puerta de Atocha via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Paris Nord, Paris Gare de Lyon and Barcelona Sants. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 26 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Vienna to Madrid. However, there are services departing from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg and arriving at Madrid Avenida America via Praha ÚAN Florenc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 41 h 5 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 52 min to get from Vienna to Madrid, including transfers.