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Overview: Train from Venice to Madrid

distanceDistance878 miles (1416 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Venice to Madrid cover the 878 miles (1416 km) long journey taking on average 38 h 50 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Venezia Mestre and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

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Trains from Venice to Madrid
Travel by train to Madrid easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Venice to Madrid.
FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains between Venice and Madrid?

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

Can I enter Spain from Italy?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • 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?

All travellers in Spain must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 07/12/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Venice and Madrid as this information can change.

What restrictions are there on reentering Italy from Madrid, Spain?

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

Is my return train into Venice 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 Italy from Madrid?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory 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 Venice, Italy?

The government of Italy 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 Venice from Madrid closer to your date of departure here.

How far is it from Venice to Madrid by train?
The Venice to Madrid train distance is approximately 878 miles (1416 km).
What is the average Venice to Madrid train duration?
On average the train from Venice to Madrid duration is 38 h 50 min  for the 878 miles (1416 km) long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
When travelling by train from Venice to Madrid, which train station in Venice do I depart from and which train station in Madrid do I arrive in?

There are a few train stations in Venice to start your route from including Venezia Mestre, Venezia Santa Lucia and Venice. 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 Venezia Mestre   and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

Where is the train station in Venice? Where is the train station in Madrid?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Venezia Mestre, is located 5.5 miles (8.9 km) from the city centre of Venice.

The most popular arrival train station, Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, is located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city centre of Madrid.

How many train services are there between Venice and Madrid a day?
The average number of trains departing Venice for Madrid is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Venice
Madrid
Venezia Mestre is the most popular Venice 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 Venice for your journey to Madrid.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+39 892021
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 05: 50 - 20: 30
Public transport options for Venezia Mestre
Bus lines: 2, 3, 10, 15, 18, 25a, 31, 31H, 32, 32H, 33H, 34H, 43, 53, 86, N1, 8AE
Train lines: FR, FA, FB, EC, RJ, IC, EN, ICN, R, Italo
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+39 0415298711
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 00 - 21: 00
Public transport options for Venezia Santa Lucia
Bus lines: 1, 2, 4. 1, 4. 2, 5. 1, 5. 2, 3, N
Train lines: FR, FA, FB, IC, ICN, R, RER, EC, EN, RJ, VSOE