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Overview: Train from Luton to Madrid

distanceDistance805 miles (1299 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Luton to Madrid cover the 805 miles (1299 km) long route taking on average 22 h with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Luton and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

Travel Tips: Trains from Luton to Madrid

Travel by train to Madrid easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Luton to Madrid.

Is travel by train currently allowed from Luton, United Kingdom to Madrid, Spain?

Travel between Luton, 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 Luton?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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?

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 23/05/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Luton and Madrid before travelling.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to United Kingdom from Madrid, Spain?

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

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

Reentry to United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is fully 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?

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

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

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

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

Last verified on 24/05/2022. 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 Luton train here.

What is the distance by train from Luton to Madrid?

When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Madrid from Luton via train to be approximately 805 miles (1299 km).

What is the average Luton to Madrid train duration?

The train time between Luton and Madrid is on average 22 h  for the 805 miles (1299 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Luton to Madrid by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

When travelling by train from Luton to Madrid, which train station in Luton do I depart from and which train station in Madrid do I arrive in?

When taking the train from Luton to Madrid, you can choose to depart from train stations like Luton, Luton Airport Parkway and London Luton Airport. Your journey 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 Luton   and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

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

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Luton, located approximately 0.6 miles (859 m) from the city centre of Luton. The most popular arrival train station in Madrid, called Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from its city centre.

How many trains are there to Madrid from Luton a day?

On average, there is 1 train a day from Luton to Madrid. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Luton is the most popular Luton 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 Luton for your journey to Madrid.