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Overview: Train from Madrid to Thessaloniki

distanceDistance1391 miles (2243 km)
changesDirect trainYes

Trains from Madrid to Thessaloniki cover the 1391 miles (2243 km) long route with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Thessaloniki.

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FAQs
Is cross-border travel by train between Madrid, Spain and Thessaloniki, Greece allowed?

Travel between Madrid, Spain and Thessaloniki, Greece by train is: Partially open.

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be asked to self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Thessaloniki, Greece?

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

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 29/11/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Madrid to Thessaloniki before travelling.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Madrid, Spain from Thessaloniki, Greece?

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

Is my return train into Madrid from Thessaloniki restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Greece

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • 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:

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

Last checked on 07/12/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Madrid from Thessaloniki closer to your date of departure here.

What is the distance between Madrid and Thessaloniki by train?
The distance from Madrid to Thessaloniki by train is approximately 1391 miles (2243 km).
When travelling by train from Madrid to Thessaloniki, which train station in Madrid do I depart from and which train station in Thessaloniki do I arrive in?

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

Where is the Madrid train station located? Where is the Thessaloniki train station 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 Thessaloniki, located 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from the city centre.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Madrid
Thessaloniki
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 Thessaloniki.
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Phone Number
+34 912432343
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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

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