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Overview: Train from Madrid to Bratislava

distanceDistance1152 miles (1858 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Madrid to Bratislava cover the 1152 miles (1858 km) long route taking on average 32 h 35 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 Bratislava predmestie.

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What are the travel restrictions for Bratislava, Slovakia if I'm coming from Madrid, Spain by train?

Travel between Madrid, Spain and Bratislava, Slovakia by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Slovakia 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 Slovakia from Madrid?

Conditions of entry:

  • 10-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals without a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Bratislava, Slovakia?

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

  • Physical distance requirement: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 24/01/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Bratislava from Madrid before travelling.

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by train to Madrid, Spain from Bratislava, Slovakia?

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

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

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

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

What are the entry requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 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
  • 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:

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

Last verified on 27/01/2022. 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 Bratislava to Madrid train here.

What is the distance by train from Madrid to Bratislava?

The train distance from Madrid to Bratislava is around 1152 miles (1858 km).

How long is the train to Bratislava from Madrid?

The Madrid to Bratislava train duration is on average 32 h 35 min, which is to be expected when travelling 1152 miles (1858 km) to Bratislava from Madrid. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

What station does the Madrid to Bratislava train leave from? Which Bratislava train station do I come into from Madrid?

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 Bratislava, your train can arrive in train stations including Bratislava predmestie, Bratislava-Rača and Bratislava Hlavná Stanica.

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

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

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, located approximately 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the city centre of Madrid. The most popular arrival train station in Bratislava, called Bratislava predmestie, is located around 2.8 miles (4.5 km) away from its city centre.

How many trains per day are there between Madrid and Bratislava?

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

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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 Bratislava.
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Phone Number
+34 912432343
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