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Train Information between Luton and 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 journey taking on average 18 h 10 min 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.

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

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

Can I enter Spain from United Kingdom?

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

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

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?

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 20/10/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Madrid from Luton as this information can change.

What restrictions are there on reentering United Kingdom from Madrid, Spain?

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

Is my return train into Luton 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:

  • 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 Luton, 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 20/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Luton from Madrid closer to your date of departure here.

What is the distance between Luton and Madrid by train?
The train distance from Luton to Madrid is around 805 miles (1299 km).
How long is the train between Luton and Madrid?
On average the Luton to Madrid train time is 18 h 10 min  covering the 805 miles (1299 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank 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?

Some of the Luton train stations to Madrid you can start your journey from include Luton, Luton Airport Parkway and London Luton Airport. 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 Luton   and arriving in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

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

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Luton 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 are there from Luton to Madrid 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
Madrid
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.