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Train Information between Salzburg and Madrid

distanceDistance969 miles (1563 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Salzburg to Madrid cover the 969 miles (1563 km) long route with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Salzburg Hbf and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

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FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains between Salzburg and Madrid?

Travel by train between Salzburg, Austria and Madrid, Spain is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Madrid from Salzburg restricted?

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

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

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

The above information was last checked on 20/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Madrid from Salzburg closer to your date of departure here.

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

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

Is my return train into Salzburg 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 Austria from Madrid?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test

What are the safety rules to follow in Salzburg, Austria?

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

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 20/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Salzburg from Madrid closer to your date of departure here.

What is the distance by train from Salzburg to Madrid?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Salzburg to Madrid via train to be approximately 969 miles (1563 km).
What is the departure train station in Salzburg and arrival train station in Madrid?

When taking the train from Salzburg to Madrid, you can choose to depart from train stations like Salzburg Hbf, Salzburg Aigen and Salzburg Aiglhof. Your journey can end in train stations such as Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Madrid Chamartín and Madrid Méndez Alvaro.

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

Where do I find the Salzburg train station to Madrid? Where is the Madrid train station?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Salzburg Hbf and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre to this train station.

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

How many train services are there from Salzburg to Madrid a day?
On average, there is 1 train a day from Salzburg to Madrid. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Salzburg
Madrid
Salzburg Hbf is the most popular Salzburg 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 Salzburg for your journey to Madrid.