How to get from Amsterdam to Madrid

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from Amsterdam to Madrid

You can get from Amsterdam to Madrid by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Amsterdam to Madrid on Sun Jul 25 2021 00:00:00 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time) we recommend taking a flight because it's the best combination of price and speed.

19:20Amsterdam Airport Schiphol2h45 22:05Madrid Barajas Airport
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£1291One-way
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19:20Amsterdam Airport Schiphol2h45 22:05Madrid Barajas Airport
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14:55Amsterdam Airport Schiphol4h35 19:30Madrid Barajas Airport
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£1911One-way
11:15Amsterdam Airport Schiphol4h25 15:40Madrid Barajas Airport
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£1981One-way
17:55Amsterdam Airport Schiphol5h40 23:35Madrid Barajas Airport
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24 Jul
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£91Air Europa
Sun
25 Jul
£84Flixbus
£118Iberia
Mon
26 Jul
£110Flixbus
£111Air Europa
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27 Jul
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£54Air Europa
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28 Jul
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£55Iberia
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29 Jul
£82Flixbus
£96Air Europa
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30 Jul
£100Flixbus
£69Iberia
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31 Jul
£145Flixbus
£55Iberia
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1 Aug
£72Flixbus
£54Air Europa
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2 Aug
£99Flixbus
£55Iberia
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3 Aug
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£54Air Europa
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4 Aug
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£54Air Europa
Thu
5 Aug
£90Flixbus
£54Air Europa
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6 Aug
£54Flixbus
£55Iberia
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7 Aug
£84Flixbus
£54Air Europa
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8 Aug
£77Flixbus
£55Iberia
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9 Aug
£98Flixbus
£55Iberia
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10 Aug
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£54Air Europa
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11 Aug
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£54Air Europa
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12 Aug
£64Flixbus
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£52Flixbus
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Travel Information to Madrid from Amsterdam

distanceDistance918 miles (1481 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or coach
priceTicket price range£44 - £53
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £44 • 2 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £44 • 2 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAir Europa or Flixbus

Take a flight or coach to travel 918 miles (1481 km) from Amsterdam to Madrid. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 35 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £44. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Air Europa or Flixbus among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight from Amsterdam to Madrid.

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FAQs
Is international travel between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Madrid, Spain allowed?

Travel between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Madrid, Spain is: Partially open.

Can travellers from Netherlands enter Spain?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Madrid from Amsterdam?

Conditions of entry into Spain:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Madrid, Spain?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Spain has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 23/07/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip to Madrid from Amsterdam.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Amsterdam, Netherlands from Madrid, Spain?

The restriction level for your return to Amsterdam, Netherlands from Spain is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Amsterdam from Madrid restricted?

Entry into Netherlands is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Amsterdam from Madrid?

Conditions of reentry into Netherlands:

  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • 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
  • Health declaration required
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands?

You should observe these safety measures in Netherlands as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Netherlands was last checked on 18/07/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Amsterdam from Madrid closer to your date of departure here.

How do you get from Amsterdam to Madrid?

You can travel between Amsterdam and Madrid 2 different ways: flight or coach.

How far is it from Amsterdam to Madrid?

You should expect to travel around 918 miles (1481 km) from Amsterdam to Madrid.

When going from Amsterdam to Madrid, where do I depart from Amsterdam and where do I arrive in Madrid?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Amsterdam to Madrid:

  • Flights from Amsterdam to Madrid most often leave from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol and arrive in Madrid Barajas Airport.
  • Coaches most often depart from Amsterdam at Amsterdam, Sloterdijk and arrive in Madrid at Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.
Which travel companies can take me from Amsterdam to Madrid?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Amsterdam to Madrid:

  • You can travel to Madrid from Amsterdam by flight with Air Europa. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £44 with Air Europa from Amsterdam to Madrid.
  • You can take a coach from Amsterdam to Madrid with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for £53 with Flixbus from Amsterdam to Madrid.
Can I find a direct route to Madrid from Amsterdam?

Yes, there are direct routes from Amsterdam to Madrid with the following travel companies:

  • You can find direct flights to take to Madrid with KLM, Air Europa or Iberia.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Madrid tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you book tickets for this journey.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Madrid from Amsterdam?
Your journey from Amsterdam to Madrid doesn't have to end in Madrid. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Barcelona, Valencia or Sevilla. If you’d like to add Barcelona, Valencia or Sevilla to your Amsterdam to Madrid trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Madrid today!
How far in advance should I buy tickets from Amsterdam to Madrid online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip between Amsterdam and Madrid, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets cost on average £44 one way.
  • Coach tickets are costing on average £53 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets between Amsterdam and Madrid online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

What is the cheapest way to travel to Madrid from Amsterdam?

The cheapest way from Amsterdam to Madrid is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around £44 compared to other travel options to Madrid:

A flight is about £9 less than a coach, which costs on average £53 for this route.

What is the fastest way to get from Amsterdam to Madrid?

The quickest way to travel between Amsterdam and Madrid is by flight, which takes on average 2 h 35 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 28 h 35 min   of travel time.