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Train Information from Dortmund to Madrid

distanceDistance931 miles (1502 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Dortmund to Madrid cover the 931 miles (1502 km) long trip taking on average 23 h 32 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Dortmund Hbf and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

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FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains from Dortmund to Madrid?

Travel between Dortmund, Germany and Madrid, Spain by train is: Partially open.

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

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

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

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?

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 26/10/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Dortmund to Madrid before travelling.

What restrictions are there on reentering Germany from Madrid, Spain?

The restriction level for your return train to Dortmund, Germany from Madrid is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Dortmund from Madrid restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Dortmund, Germany?

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

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 25/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Dortmund from Madrid closer to your date of departure here.

How far is it from Dortmund to Madrid by train?
The distance to Madrid from Dortmund by train is approximately 931 miles (1502 km).
What is the average Dortmund to Madrid train duration?
The Dortmund to Madrid train duration is on average 23 h 32 min, which is to be expected when travelling 931 miles (1502 km) from Dortmund to Madrid. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
When travelling by train from Dortmund to Madrid, which train station in Dortmund do I depart from and which train station in Madrid do I arrive in?

When taking the train from Dortmund to Madrid, you can choose to depart from train stations like Dortmund Hbf, Dortmund-Germania and Dortmund-Hörde. Your route 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 Dortmund Hbf   and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

Where is the departure train station in Dortmund located? Where is the arrival train station in Madrid located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Dortmund Hbf and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the train station to the city centre in Madrid.

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

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Dortmund Hbf is the most popular Dortmund 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 Dortmund for your journey to Madrid.