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Train Information between Brussels and Madrid

distanceDistance816 miles (1316 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Brussels to Madrid cover the 816 miles (1316 km) long journey taking on average 14 h 55 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Bruxelles-Midi and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

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FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Madrid, Spain if I'm coming from Brussels, Belgium by train?

Travel between Brussels, Belgium and Madrid, Spain by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Spain from Belgium?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Spain from Brussels?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Madrid, Spain?

All travellers in Spain must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 18/10/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Brussels to Madrid as this information can change.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Brussels, Belgium from Madrid, Spain?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Madrid to Brussels is: Fully open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Belgium from Spain?

Reentry to Belgium is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Belgium from Madrid?

What are the entry requirements?

  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

What are the safety rules to follow in Brussels, Belgium?

The government of Belgium has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last verified on 17/10/2021. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Madrid to Brussels train here.

What is the distance from Brussels to Madrid via train?
The Brussels to Madrid train distance is approximately 816 miles (1316 km).
How many hours does it take from Brussels to Madrid by train?
The train time between Brussels and Madrid is on average 14 h 55 min  for the 816 miles (1316 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Madrid from Brussels by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
Which train station from Brussels to Madrid do I depart from? Which Madrid train station from Brussels do I arrive in?

There are a few train stations in Brussels to start your trip from including Bruxelles-Midi, Bruxelles-Central and Brussels-Nord. In Madrid you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Madrid Chamartín and Madrid Méndez Alvaro.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Bruxelles-Midi   and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

Where is the Brussels train station located? Where is the Madrid train station located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Bruxelles-Midi, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre.

How many train services are there to Madrid from Brussels a day?
The average number of trains departing Brussels for Madrid is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Brussels
Madrid
Bruxelles-Midi is the most popular Brussels railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Brussels for your journey to Madrid.
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LockersLockers
ParkingParking
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ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 15 - 22: 00
Connections to/from station
Train lines: IC, Intercity Direct 9200, RER (S1, S2, S3, S6, S8, S10)
Metro lines: 1, 5