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Train Information to Belfast from Madrid

distanceDistance981 miles (1583 km)
changesDirect trainYes

Trains from Madrid to Belfast cover the 981 miles (1583 km) long trip with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Belfast Central.

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FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains between Madrid and Belfast?

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

Can I enter United Kingdom from Spain?

International entry status: 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 entry:

  • 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 Belfast, United Kingdom?

All travellers in United Kingdom must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 19/10/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Madrid and Belfast as this information can change.

Are there restrictions on returning to Spain from United Kingdom by train?

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

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

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

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

What are the entry requirements?

  • 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?

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 19/10/2021. 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 Belfast to Madrid train here.

What is the distance between Madrid and Belfast via train?
The distance between Madrid and Belfast by train is approximately 981 miles (1583 km).
Which train station from Madrid to Belfast do I depart from? Which Belfast train station from Madrid do I arrive in?

When taking a train from Madrid, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Madrid Chamartín and Madrid Méndez Alvaro. When you arrive in Belfast, your train can arrive in train stations including Belfast Central and Belfast Port.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha   to Belfast Central.

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

Passengers board the train most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Belfast Central, located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Madrid
Belfast
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha is the most popular Madrid 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 Madrid for your journey to Belfast.
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Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 10: 00 - 20: 00
Connections to/from station
Train lines: C1, C2, C3, C4, C5, C7, C8, C10
Metro lines: 1
Bus lines: 10, 14, 24, 26, 32, 37, 54, 57, 59, 85, 86, 102, 121, 203

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