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Train Information from Madrid to Athens

distanceDistance1468 miles (2368 km)
changesDirect trainYes

Trains from Madrid to Athens cover the 1468 miles (2368 km) long journey with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Athens.

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Trains from Madrid to Athens
Travel by train to Athens 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 Madrid to Athens.
FAQs
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train between Madrid and Athens?

Travel between Madrid, Spain and Athens, Greece by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Greece from Spain?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Greece from Madrid?

Conditions of entry:

  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be asked to self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Athens, Greece?

When travelling in Greece, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 22/11/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Madrid and Athens before travelling.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Madrid, Spain from Athens, Greece?

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

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

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

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

What are the entry requirements?

  • 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?

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

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

Last verified on 26/11/2021. 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 Athens to Madrid train here.

How far is it from Madrid to Athens by train?
The distance to Athens from Madrid by train is approximately 1468 miles (2368 km).
What is the departure train station in Madrid and arrival train station in Athens?

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

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

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of Madrid.

The most popular arrival train station, Athens, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre of Athens.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Madrid
Athens
The major railway station for departures from Madrid is Madrid-Puerta de Atocha. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Madrid-Puerta de Atocha for your trip from Madrid to Athens.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+34 912432343
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 10: 00 - 20: 00
Public transport options for Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Metro lines: 1
Bus lines: 10, 14, 24, 26, 32, 37, 54, 57, 59, 85, 86, 102, 121, 203
Train lines: C1, C2, C3, C4, C5, C7, C8, C10