Trains from Madrid to Edinburgh

Mon, 26 Jul
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Mon
26 Jul
£144Vueling
Tue
27 Jul
£97British Airways
Wed
28 Jul
£151Iberia
Thu
29 Jul
£147KLM
Fri
30 Jul
£39easyJet
Sat
31 Jul
£89Iberia
Mon
2 Aug
£72Iberia
Tue
3 Aug
£97Iberia
Wed
4 Aug
£122Iberia
Sat
7 Aug
£97Iberia
Sun
8 Aug
£71Iberia Express
Mon
9 Aug
£67easyJet
Tue
10 Aug
£56British Airways
Thu
12 Aug
£56British Airways
Fri
13 Aug
£60easyJet

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Train Information to Edinburgh from Madrid

distanceDistance1071 miles (1727 km)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companies

Trains from Madrid to Edinburgh cover the 1071 miles (1727 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 Edinburgh Waverley.

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Trains from Madrid to Edinburgh
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FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Edinburgh, United Kingdom if I'm coming from Madrid, Spain by train?

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

Is international entry into Edinburgh 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 United Kingdom from Madrid?

Entry Requirements:

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • 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
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

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

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

The above information was last checked on 24/07/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Madrid and Edinburgh closer to your date of departure here.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to Spain from Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

Return travel from United Kingdom to Spain is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Madrid from Edinburgh?

Entry into 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 Edinburgh?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health screen upon arrival

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

Last checked on 25/07/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Madrid from Edinburgh.

What is the distance between Madrid and Edinburgh by train?
You should expect to travel around 1071 miles (1727 km)  between Madrid and Edinburgh by train.
What is the departure train station in Madrid and arrival train station in Edinburgh?

When taking the train from Madrid to Edinburgh, you can choose to depart from train stations like Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Madrid Chamartín and Madrid Méndez Alvaro. Your trip can end in train stations such as Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Haymarket and Edinburgh Gateway.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha   and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Where is the Madrid train station located? Where is the Edinburgh train station located?

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Edinburgh most often arrive at Edinburgh Waverley and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from this train station to the city centre.