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from Athens to Madrid

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

Our recommendation

To get from Athens to Madrid on 29 Jan we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:25Athens International Airport3h55 12:20Madrid Barajas Airport
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£1661One-way
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09:25Athens International Airport3h55 12:20Madrid Barajas Airport
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£1661One-way
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09:25Athens International Airport3h55 12:20Madrid Barajas Airport
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£2251One-way
07:00Athens International Airport6h45 12:45Madrid Barajas Airport
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£2141One-way
17:15Athens International Airport7h20 23:35Madrid Barajas Airport
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£2091One-way

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Sat
29 Jan
£117ITA
Sun
30 Jan
£106Vueling
Mon
31 Jan
£95ITA
Tue
1 Feb
£114Aegean Airlines
Wed
2 Feb
£111Iberia
Thu
3 Feb
£94Aegean Airlines
Fri
4 Feb
£114Aegean Airlines
Sat
5 Feb
£73ITA
Sun
6 Feb
£73ITA
Mon
7 Feb
£80Vueling
Tue
8 Feb
£132Lufthansa
Wed
9 Feb
£66Iberia
Thu
10 Feb
£94Aegean Airlines
Fri
11 Feb
£80Aegean Airlines
Sat
12 Feb
£73ITA
Sun
13 Feb
£62Malta Air
Mon
14 Feb
£75Iberia
Tue
15 Feb
£80Aegean Airlines
Wed
16 Feb
£87Iberia
Thu
17 Feb
£94Aegean Airlines

Travel Information between Athens and Madrid

distanceDistance1468 miles (2368 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • £64 • 3 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesITA

Take a flight to travel 1468 miles (2368 km) from Athens to Madrid. ITA is the main travel provider operating this trip. Travellers can even take a direct from Athens to Madrid.

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FAQs

What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Madrid, Spain if I’m coming from Athens, Greece?

Travel from Athens, Greece to Madrid, Spain is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Madrid from Athens restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Madrid, Spain from Athens?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 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
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Madrid, Spain?

The government of Spain has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 27/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Athens to Madrid closer to your planned date of departure here.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Athens, Greece from Madrid, Spain?

The restriction level for your return to Athens, Greece from Spain is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Athens from Madrid restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into Greece:

  • 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
  • Health screen upon arrival. Travelers showing symptoms will be asked to quarantine for 5 days
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Athens, Greece?

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

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

This information about your return travel to Greece was last checked on 20/01/2022. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Athens from Madrid closer to your date of departure here.

How do I go from Athens to Madrid?

Travel Athens to Madrid by flight.

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

The fastest way to travel to Madrid from Athens is by flight, which requires on average 3 h 45 min   of travel time.

How far is Madrid from Athens?

The Athens to Madrid distance is approximately 1468 miles (2368 km).

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Athens to Madrid?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Athens to Madrid:

  • Most travellers take a flight from Athens International Airport to Madrid Barajas Airport.

Who can get me from Athens to Madrid?

Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with to Madrid from Athens:

  • You can travel by plane to Madrid from Athens with ITA, and you can find ITA Athens to Madrid tickets for £64 on Omio.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Madrid from Athens?

Many of our customers who book a trip from Athens to Madrid often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Barcelona, Valencia or Sevilla. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Athens and Madrid itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Madrid and any of these top destinations today!

How far in advance should I purchase tickets between Athens and Madrid online to get the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets cost on average £64 one way.

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

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