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Overview: Train 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 35 h 59 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 any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by train between Dortmund and Madrid?

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

Is international entry into Madrid from Dortmund restricted?

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

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

Entry Requirements:

  • 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?

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

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

The above information was last checked on 19/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Dortmund and Madrid closer to your date of departure here.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Dortmund, 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:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 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 9 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

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 20/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Dortmund from Madrid closer to your date of departure here.

What is the distance to Madrid from Dortmund via train?

The train distance from Dortmund to Madrid is around 931 miles (1502 km).

What is the average Dortmund to Madrid train duration?

On average the train from Dortmund to Madrid duration is 35 h 59 min  for the 931 miles (1502 km) long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

Which train station from Dortmund to Madrid do I depart from? Which Madrid train station from Dortmund do I arrive in?

When departing from Dortmund, you have various train station options to start your route from including Dortmund Hbf, Dortmund-Germania and Dortmund-Hörde. When arriving in Madrid, you can end your route in train stations like Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Madrid Chamartín and Madrid Méndez Alvaro.

Omio customers book a train from Dortmund Hbf   to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha   most frequently for this route.

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

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Dortmund Hbf and need to travel around 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Madrid most often arrive at Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and need to travel around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from this train station to the city centre.

How many train services 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.