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Overview: Train from Madrid to Birmingham

distanceDistance836 miles (1348 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Madrid to Birmingham cover the 836 miles (1348 km) long route taking on average 24 h 38 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

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FAQs

Travel between Madrid, Spain and Birmingham, United Kingdom by train is: Fully open.

Can I enter United Kingdom from Spain?

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Madrid?

Conditions of entry:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

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

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

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

The information above was last checked on 17/05/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Birmingham from Madrid as this information can change.

The restriction level for your return train to Madrid, Spain from Birmingham is: Fully open.

Is my return train into Madrid from Birmingham restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • Entry is allowed for fully vaccinated travellers or those who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months
  • 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?

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

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 16/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Madrid from Birmingham closer to your date of departure here.

The distance from Madrid to Birmingham by train is approximately 836 miles (1348 km).
The train time from Madrid to Birmingham is on average 24 h 38 min  for the 836 miles (1348 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Birmingham from Madrid by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

There are a few train stations in Madrid to start your trip from including Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Madrid Chamartín and Madrid Méndez Alvaro. In Birmingham you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Birmingham New Street, Birmingham Moor Street and Birmingham International.

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

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and need to travel around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Birmingham most often arrive at Birmingham New Street and need to travel around 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from this train station to the city centre.

The average number of trains departing Madrid for Birmingham is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Madrid
Birmingham
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 Birmingham.
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+34 912432343
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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

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