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Train Information from Madrid to Budapest

distanceDistance1224 miles (1974 km)
changesDirect trainYes

Trains from Madrid to Budapest cover the 1224 miles (1974 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 Budapest-Déli.

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FAQs
Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by train between Madrid and Budapest?

Travel by train between Madrid, Spain and Budapest, Hungary is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Budapest 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 Hungary from Madrid?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

What are the safety rules to follow in Budapest, Hungary?

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

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

The above information was last checked on 17/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Madrid to Budapest closer to your date of departure here.

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Budapest, Hungary to Madrid, Spain?

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

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

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

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

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 20/10/2021. 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 Budapest to Madrid train here.

What is the distance to Budapest from Madrid via train?
The distance between Madrid and Budapest by train is approximately 1224 miles (1974 km).
Which train station in Madrid goes to Budapest? Which train station do I come into Budapest from Madrid?

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

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

Passengers board their train most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Budapest-Déli and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the train station to the city centre in Budapest.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Madrid
Budapest
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 between Madrid and Budapest.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
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