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Overview: Train from Copenhagen to Madrid

distanceDistance1285 miles (2072 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Copenhagen to Madrid cover the 1285 miles (2072 km) long route taking on average 40 h 57 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from København, Ny Ellebjerg St. (togbus) and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

Travel Tips: Trains from Copenhagen to Madrid

Travel by train to Madrid easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Copenhagen to Madrid.

Travel between Copenhagen, Denmark and Madrid, Spain by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Spain from Denmark?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Spain from Copenhagen?

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

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

When travelling in Spain, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 26/05/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Copenhagen and Madrid before travelling.

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

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

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

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

What are the entry requirements?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Copenhagen, Denmark?

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

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Recommended

Last verified on 23/05/2022. 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 Copenhagen train here.

When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Madrid from Copenhagen via train to be approximately 1285 miles (2072 km).
The train time between Copenhagen and Madrid is on average 40 h 57 min  for the 1285 miles (2072 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Copenhagen to Madrid by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

When taking the train from Copenhagen to Madrid, you can choose to depart from train stations like København, Ny Ellebjerg St. (togbus), København, Emdrup Station and Copenhagen, Islands Brygge St. (Oerestads Boulevard). Your journey can end in train stations such as Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Madrid Chamartín and Madrid Méndez Alvaro.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from København, Ny Ellebjerg St. (togbus)   and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, København, Ny Ellebjerg St. (togbus), located approximately 3.6 miles (5.8 km) from the city centre of Copenhagen. The most popular arrival train station in Madrid, called Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from its city centre.

On average, there is 1 train a day from Copenhagen to Madrid. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

København, Ny Ellebjerg St. (togbus) is the most popular Copenhagen 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 Copenhagen for your journey to Madrid.

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