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Train Information from Glasgow to Madrid

distanceDistance1065 miles (1718 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Glasgow to Madrid cover the 1065 miles (1718 km) long trip taking on average 43 h 9 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

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FAQs
Am I allowed to travel by train from Glasgow, United Kingdom to Madrid, Spain?

Travel between Glasgow, 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 Glasgow?

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 27/09/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Glasgow to Madrid before travelling.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Glasgow, United Kingdom from Madrid, Spain?

The restriction level for your return train to Glasgow, United Kingdom from Madrid is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Glasgow 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 United Kingdom from Madrid?

Conditions of reentry:

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • 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
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

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

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

Last checked on 26/09/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Glasgow from Madrid closer to your date of departure here.

What is the distance by train from Glasgow to Madrid?
The Glasgow to Madrid train distance is approximately 1065 miles (1718 km).
How long is the train from Glasgow to Madrid?
On average the train from Glasgow to Madrid duration is 43 h 9 min  for the 1065 miles (1718 km) long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Glasgow and arrival train station in Madrid?

When taking the train between Glasgow and Madrid, you can choose to depart from train stations like Glasgow Central, Glasgow Queen Street and Charing Cross (Glasgow). 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 Glasgow Central   and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

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

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Glasgow Central and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 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 mile (s) / 1 km from this train station to the city centre.

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