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There are 8 ways to get from Warsaw to Madrid by plane, train, bus, car or car train

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Fly from Szczytno  •  7h 48m

  1. Fly from Szczytno (SZY) to Madrid (MAD) SZY - MAD

92€ - 186€

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Fly from Warsaw Chopin  •  7h 7m

  1. Fly from Warsaw Chopin (WAW) to Madrid (MAD) WAW - MAD

20€ - 200€

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Train to Warsaw Modlin, fly  •  7h 28m

  1. Take the train from Warszawa Centralna to Modlin
  2. Fly from Warsaw Modlin (WMI) to Madrid (MAD) WMI - MAD

49€ - 355€

Train  •  26h 47m

  1. Take the train from Warszawa Centralna to Berlin Hbf Eic
  2. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Avignon Tgv Tgv
  4. Take the train from Avignon Tgv to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha Ave

313€ - 464€

Bus  •  41h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Warszawa to Rivne
  2. Take the bus from Rivne to Madrid Estacion Sur

274€ - 389€

Bus via Karlsruhe  •  2 days 5h

  1. Take the bus from Warszawa to Karlsruhe 95
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Madrid

137€ - 200€

Drive  •  26h 9m

  1. Drive from Warsaw to Madrid 2855.2 km

290€ - 440€

Drive, car train  •  33h 21m

  1. Drive from Warsaw to Hamburg Altona
  2. Take the car train from Hamburg Altona to Lörrach Hbf
  3. Drive from Lörrach Hbf to Madrid

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The cheapest way to get from Warsaw to Madrid is to fly which costs 85 zł - 900 zł and takes 7h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Warsaw to Madrid is to fly which costs 85 zł - 900 zł and takes 7h 7m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Warsaw to Madrid. However, there are services departing from Centrum 06 and arriving at Madrid Estacion Sur via Warszawa and Rivne. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 41h 11m.

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No, there is no direct train from Warsaw to Madrid. However, there are services departing from Warszawa Centralna and arriving at Madrid-Puerta De Atocha via Berlin Hbf, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Avignon Tgv. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26h 47m.

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The distance between Warsaw and Madrid is 2290 km. The road distance is 2855.2 km.

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The best way to get from Warsaw to Madrid without a car is to train which takes 26h 47m and costs 1 400 zł - 2 100 zł.

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It takes approximately 7h 48m to get from Warsaw to Madrid, including transfers.

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Warsaw to Madrid bus services, operated by Trans Tempo, depart from Warszawa station.

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Warsaw to Madrid train services, operated by PKP Intercity, depart from Warszawa Centralna station.

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The best way to get from Warsaw to Madrid is to fly which takes 7h 48m and costs 410 zł - 850 zł. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 1 400 zł - 2 100 zł and takes 26h 47m, you could also bus, which costs 1 200 zł - 1 800 zł and takes 41h 11m.

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  • Distance: 2289.8 km
  • Duration: 7h 48m

What companies run services between Warsaw, Poland and Madrid, Spain?

Ryanair flies from Warsaw to Madrid twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Warsaw to Madrid via Berlin Hbf, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, and Avignon Tgv in around 26h 47m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Szczytno to Madrid via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
100€ - 380€
Flights from Szczytno to Madrid via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 380€
Flights from Szczytno to Madrid via Cologne Bonn, Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 380€
Flights from Szczytno to Madrid via Cologne Bonn, Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 380€
Flights from Szczytno to Madrid via Cologne Bonn, London Stansted
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 380€
Flights from Warsaw Modlin to Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 340€
Flights from Warsaw Modlin to Madrid via Beauvais
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
50€ - 340€
Flights from Warsaw Modlin to Madrid via Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
50€ - 340€
Flights from Warsaw Modlin to Madrid via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6h 57m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
50€ - 340€
Flights from Warsaw Modlin to Madrid via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 340€
Flights from Warsaw Modlin to Madrid via Athens
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 340€
Flights from Warsaw Modlin to Madrid via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 340€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 260€
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 260€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Madrid via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 280€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 370€
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 360€
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
20€ - 75€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Madrid via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 260€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Madrid via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
180€ - 480€
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Warsaw Chopin to Madrid via Riga
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
80€ - 230€
Train operators
Koleje Mazowieskie
Phone
22 364 44 44
Website
mazowieckie.com.pl
Train from Warszawa Centralna to Modlin
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
2€ - 4€
Website
Koleje Mazowieskie
PKP Intercity

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability and large families entitled to discounts. Trains have standard 1st and 2nd class reserved seating, and many overnight trains also offer sleepers and couchettes.

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Warszawa Centralna to Modlin
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 14€
Website
PKP Intercity
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Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
8€ - 10€
1st Class
10€ - 14€
Train from Warszawa Centralna to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 46m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
13€ - 25€
Website
PKP Intercity
Book at
Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
13€ - 16€
1st Class
19€ - 25€
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
90€ - 130€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 14m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
95€ - 130€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Avignon Tgv
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
130€ - 190€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
130€ - 160€
1st Class
160€ - 190€
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
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 911 / 240 388 – 22
Email
info@bahntouristikexpress.de
Website
bahntouristikexpress.de
Car train from Hamburg Altona to Lörrach Hbf
Ave. Duration
10h 31m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Bus operators
Trans Tempo
Phone
+420 774 171 442
Email
transtempo@seznam.cz
Website
transtempo.cz
Bus from Warszawa to Rivne
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
24€ - 40€
Schedules at
transtempo.cz
AGAT
Phone
+48 (81) 884 41 09
Email
agat@agat.eu
Website
agat.eu
Bus from Warszawa to Rivne
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
21€ - 25€
Schedules at
agat.eu
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 Rivne to Madrid Estacion Sur
Ave. Duration
28h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
250€ - 350€
Website
alsa.com
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Warszawa to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
23h 32m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
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
Bus from Warszawa to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Website
Eurolines FR

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There is no direct flight from Szczytno Airport to Madrid Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 30m and has one stopover.

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Warsaw to Madrid bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Madrid Estacion Sur station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Warsaw to Madrid is 2855 km. It takes approximately 26h 9m to drive from Warsaw to Madrid.

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Ryanair offers flights from Szczytno Airport to Madrid Airport.

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There are 4056+ hotels available in Madrid. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Warsaw to Szczytno Airport is to taxi which takes 31 min and costs 95 zł - 120 zł.

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