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Overview: Train from Madrid to Rome

distanceDistance845 miles (1363 km)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day

Trains from Madrid to Rome cover the 845 miles (1363 km) long journey taking on average 30 h 39 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Roma Termini.

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FAQs

Is travel by train currently allowed from Madrid, Spain to Rome, Italy?

Travel between Madrid, Spain and Rome, Italy by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Italy from Spain?

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Italy from Madrid?

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 48 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Rome, Italy?

All travellers in Italy must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 20/01/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Madrid and Rome as this information can change.

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

Return travel from Italy to Spain is: Partially open.

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

Entry into Spain is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

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

Requirements for reentering:

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

Last checked on 20/01/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Madrid from Rome.

What is the distance between Madrid and Rome via train?

You should expect to travel around 845 miles (1363 km)  between Madrid and Rome by train.

How long is the train to Rome from Madrid?

The train time between Madrid and Rome is on average 30 h 39 min  for the 845 miles (1363 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Madrid to Rome by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

What station does the Madrid to Rome train leave from? Which Rome 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 Rome, your train can arrive in train stations including Roma Termini, Roma Tiburtina and Roma Ostiense.

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

Where is the train station in Madrid to go to Rome? Where is the train station in Rome located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Roma Termini, located 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city centre.

How many train services are there to Rome from Madrid a day?

On average, there are 2 trains a day from Madrid to Rome. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Madrid
Rome
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 Rome.
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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