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Train Information between Lille and Madrid

distanceDistance775 miles (1250 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Lille to Madrid cover the 775 miles (1250 km) long trip taking on average 15 h 34 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Lille Flandres and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

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FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Madrid, Spain if I'm coming from Lille, France by train?

Travel between Lille, France and Madrid, Spain by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Spain from France?

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

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

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?

All travellers in Spain must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 07/12/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Lille to Madrid as this information can change.

Are there restrictions on returning to France from Spain by train?

Return travel from Spain to France is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Lille from Madrid?

Entry into France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • 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
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be placed under state quarantine

What are the safety rules to follow in Lille, France?

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

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

Last checked on 07/12/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Lille from Madrid.

What is the distance to Madrid from Lille by train?
The train distance from Lille to Madrid is around 775 miles (1250 km).
What is the average Lille to Madrid train duration?
On average the Lille to Madrid train time is 15 h 34 min  covering the 775 miles (1250 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
Which train station from Lille to Madrid do I depart from? Which Madrid train station from Lille do I arrive in?

There are a few train stations in Lille to start your journey from including Lille Flandres, Lille, Gare de Lille-Europe and Gare de Lille Flandres. In Madrid you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Madrid Chamartín and Madrid Méndez Alvaro.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Lille Flandres   and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

Where is the train station in Lille? Where is the train station in Madrid?

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Lille Flandres and need to travel around 0.6 miles (895 m) 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 (1.6 km) from this train station to the city centre.

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

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Lille
Madrid
Lille Flandres is the most popular Lille 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 Lille for your journey to Madrid.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+33 184943635
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 07: 00 - 20: 00 | Sat: 08: 00 - 19: 30 | Sun: 09: 00 - 19: 30
Public transport options for Lille Flandres
Metro lines: 1, 2
Bus lines: CIT1, CIT2, 86, 88, 12, L91, L91 Express, 51, 10, 50, 14, 56
Tram lines: R, T
Train lines: TGV, TGV INOUI, OUIGO, TER Hauts-de-France, INTERCITED
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+33 892353535
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 30 - 20: 00
Public transport options for Lille, Gare de Lille-Europe
Metro lines: 2
Tram lines: R, T
Bus lines: 12, 16, 18, 35, 36, 51, 86, 88, L5, L90, L91, Charleroi Airport shuttle
Train lines: TGV, TGV INOUI, TER GV, Eurostar, Thalys