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Train Information between Exeter and Madrid

distanceDistance711 miles (1146 km)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day

Trains from Exeter to Madrid cover the 711 miles (1146 km) long journey taking on average 22 h 45 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Exeter St Davids and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

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FAQs
Is cross-border travel by train between Exeter, United Kingdom and Madrid, Spain allowed?

Travel between Exeter, United Kingdom and Madrid, Spain by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Spain from United Kingdom?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • 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 to Madrid from Exeter before travelling.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to United Kingdom from Madrid, Spain?

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

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

Reentry to United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Madrid?

What are the entry requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Exeter, United Kingdom?

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

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

Last verified on 26/10/2021. 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 Exeter train here.

What is the distance between Exeter and Madrid via train?
The Exeter to Madrid train distance is approximately 711 miles (1146 km).
What is the average Exeter to Madrid train duration?
The train time from Exeter to Madrid is on average 22 h 45 min  for the 711 miles (1146 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Exeter to Madrid by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
Which train station from Exeter to Madrid do I depart from? Which Madrid train station from Exeter do I arrive in?

Some of the Exeter train stations to Madrid you can start your journey from include Exeter St Davids, Exeter Central and Exeter St Thomas. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Madrid include Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Madrid Chamartín and Madrid Méndez Alvaro.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Exeter St Davids   and arriving in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

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

Passengers board their train most frequently from Exeter St Davids and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 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 train services are there to Madrid from Exeter a day?
The average number of trains departing Exeter for Madrid is 2 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Exeter
Madrid
Exeter St Davids is the most popular Exeter 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 Exeter for your journey to Madrid.

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