Manchester to Madrid train

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Avanti West Coast
13:35Manchester Piccadilly26h06 15:41Madrid-puerta De Atocha
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Train schedule Manchester to Madrid

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Avanti West Coast
13:35Manchester Piccadilly26h06 15:41Madrid-puerta De Atocha
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Fastest train times from Manchester to Madrid

Showing times and prices for 30 Jun

Fastest Journey

1d 2 h 6 m

Average

1d 2 h 6 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

1457 km

It's difficult to get from Manchester to Madrid without changing at least 6 times.

Avanti West Coast
13:35Manchester Piccadilly26h06 15:41Madrid-puerta De Atocha
6 changes
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Overview: Train from Manchester to Madrid

distanceDistance903 miles (1456 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersAvanti West Coast

Trains from Manchester to Madrid cover the 903 miles (1456 km) long journey taking on average 26 h 6 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

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FAQs

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

What is the status of international entry into Spain from United Kingdom?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Spain from Manchester?

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

What are the safety rules to follow in Madrid, Spain?

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

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

The information above was last checked on 27/06/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Madrid from Manchester before travelling.

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

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

Reentry to United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Madrid?

What are the entry requirements?

  • There are no current restrictions

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

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

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

Last verified on 28/06/2022. 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 Madrid to Manchester train here.

The train distance from Manchester to Madrid is around 903 miles (1456 km).
The Manchester to Madrid train duration is on average 26 h 6 min, which is to be expected when travelling 903 miles (1456 km) from Manchester to Madrid. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

There are a few train stations in Manchester to start your trip from including Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Airport and Manchester Victoria. In Madrid you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Madrid Chamartín and Madrid Méndez Alvaro.

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

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Manchester Piccadilly, located approximately 0.6 miles (954 m) from the city centre of Manchester. The most popular arrival train station in Madrid, called Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from its city centre.

For the route from Manchester to Madrid you can take a train with Avanti West Coast. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Manchester to Madrid on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
On average, there is 1 train a day from Manchester to Madrid. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train departing from Manchester to Madrid leaves at 13: 15. The last train departing from Manchester to Madrid leaves at 13: 35. You can find the latest Manchester to Madrid train times on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Madrid
Manchester Piccadilly is the most popular Manchester 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 Manchester for your journey to Madrid.
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+44 3457114141
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Mon - Sat: 04: 30 - 22: 30 | Sun: 07: 00 - 22: 30
Public transport options for Manchester Piccadilly
Bus lines: 1, 2, 3, 147
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales
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Public transport options for Manchester Airport
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail Replacement bus services depart from stands L & M of the adjacent Bus Station which is situated close to the ticket office.
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Public transport options for Manchester Victoria
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick up point is on Station Approach (M3 1WY) directly outside the station main entrance, outside the M & S shop.
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Public transport options for Manchester Oxford Road
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at the bus stops on Whitworth St West (200 yards from station) (station side for Liverpool, opposite side for Piccadilly)

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