How to get from Bologna to Madrid

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from Bologna to Madrid

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

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To get from Bologna to Madrid on 03 Jul we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:50Bologna Airport2h35 09:25Madrid Barajas Airport
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£1221One-way
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06:50Bologna Airport2h35 09:25Madrid Barajas Airport
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17:15Bologna Airport2h25 19:40Madrid Barajas Airport
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£1771One-way
19:30Bologna Airport2h35 22:05Madrid Barajas Airport
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£2901One-way
12:15Bologna Airport2h35 14:50Madrid Barajas Airport
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£2901One-way

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Travel Information from Bologna to Madrid

distanceDistance813 miles (1312 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeFlight • £167 • 2 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus or Air France

Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 813 miles (1312 km) from Bologna to Madrid. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are BlaBlaCar Bus or Air France among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight from Bologna to Madrid.

Travel Tips: Travel from Bologna to Madrid

Travel 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 Bologna to Madrid.
FAQs

Travel from Bologna, Italy to Madrid, Spain is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Madrid from Bologna restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy.

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

Entry Requirements:

  • 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 01/07/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Madrid from Bologna closer to your planned date of departure here.

The restriction level for your return to Bologna, Italy from Spain is: Fully open.

Is my journey back to Bologna from Madrid restricted?

Entry into Italy is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.

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

Conditions of reentry into Italy:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Bologna, Italy?

You should observe these safety measures in Italy 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 Italy was last checked on 01/07/2022. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Bologna from Madrid closer to your date of departure here.

There are 4 travel options from Bologna to Madrid: coach, flight, ferry or train.

Ferry services offer the cheapest way to get from Bologna to Madrid. Tickets for a ferry cost on average £1.

This is compared to other travel options to Madrid:

A ferry is generally £148 less than a coach for the same journey. A coach costs on average £148 from Bologna to Madrid.

A ferry is £167 less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Bologna to Madrid costing on average £167.

A ferry is £3 less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Bologna to Madrid costing on average £3.

The fastest way from Bologna to Madrid is by flight with an average journey time of 2 h 25 min.

Other travel options from Bologna to Madrid can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 37 h 20 min.

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In comparison, going by train can take 25 h 39 min   on average.

The distance between Bologna and Madrid is around 813 miles (1312 km).

The average frequency per day from Bologna to Madrid is:

  • 1 coach per day.
  • 1 train a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Bologna to Madrid as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

  • Most travellers board their coach from Bologna, Piaza XX Settembre and arrive in Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.
  • Most travellers who book a plane ticket from Bologna to Madrid depart from Bologna Airport to Madrid Barajas Airport.
  • Most travellers catch their train from Bologna Centrale and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

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

  • You can travel by coach from Bologna to Madrid with BlaBlaCar Bus, and you can find BlaBlaCar Bus Bologna to Madrid tickets for £148 on Omio.
  • You can take a flight from Bologna to Madrid with Air France. Cheap tickets can be found for £167 with Air France from Bologna to Madrid.

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

  • You'll find direct flight services to Madrid with Air Nostrum or Ryanair.

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 purchase tickets for this trip.

Many of our customers travelling from Bologna to Madrid don't make Madrid their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Barcelona, Valencia or Sevilla, either of which you could add to your Bologna and Madrid trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Madrid to any of these top destinations today!

Before travelling from Bologna to Madrid, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket is on average £148 one way for this trip.
  • The price of a plane ticket is £167 one way on average for this journey.
  • The price of a ferry ticket for this route is £1 one way on average.
  • The price of a train ticket for this trip is £3 one way on average.

But we recommend booking Bologna to Madrid tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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