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from Dresden to Madrid

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

Our recommendation

To get from Dresden to Madrid on 25 Jul we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

14:10Dresden5h20 19:30Madrid Barajas Airport
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£3751One-way
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14:10Dresden5h20 19:30Madrid Barajas Airport
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£3751One-way
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14:10Dresden9h15 23:25Madrid Barajas Airport
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£3751One-way
14:10Dresden26h15 16:25Madrid Barajas Airport
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£3751One-way
14:10Dresden23h30 13:40Madrid Barajas Airport
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£4571One-way

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Sat
24 Jul
£135Flixbus
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Sun
25 Jul
£122Flixbus
£343Lufthansa Cityline
Mon
26 Jul
£91Flixbus
£248Lufthansa Cityline
Thu
29 Jul
£100Flixbus
£166KLM
Fri
30 Jul
£154Flixbus
£166KLM

Travel Information between Dresden and Madrid

distanceDistance1109 miles (1789 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or flight
priceTicket price range£77 - £410
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £77 • 32 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £410 • 3 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Lufthansa

Travel 1109 miles (1789 km) by coach or flight from Dresden to Madrid. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £77. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus or Lufthansa among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach from Dresden to Madrid.

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FAQs
Does Spain have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people travelling between Dresden and Madrid?

Travel between Dresden, Germany and Madrid, Spain is: Partially open.

Can travellers from Germany enter Spain?

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

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

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 from Dresden to Madrid.

Are there restrictions on reentering Germany from Madrid, Spain due to the coronavirus pandemic?

The restriction level for your return to Dresden, Germany from Spain is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Dresden from Madrid restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into Germany:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Dresden, Germany?

You should observe these safety measures in Germany 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 Germany was last checked on 23/07/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Dresden from Madrid closer to your date of departure here.

What are my Dresden to Madrid travel options?

There are 2 ways that you can travel from Dresden to Madrid. You can take a coach or flight.

How many miles from Dresden to Madrid would I travel?

The distance from Dresden to Madrid is approximately 1109 miles (1789 km).

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

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

  • Most travellers board their coach from Dresden, Hauptbahnhof and arrive in Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.
  • Most travellers take a flight from Dresden to Madrid Barajas Airport.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Dresden to Madrid?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Dresden to Madrid, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Madrid by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Dresden to Madrid tickets on Omio for £77.
  • Lufthansa can get you to Madrid by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Lufthansa from Dresden to Madrid for £410 on Omio.
Is there a direct service to Madrid from Dresden?

Yes, there are direct services available to Madrid from Dresden with the following travel operators:

  • You'll find direct coaches with.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Madrid as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Dresden to Madrid.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Madrid from Dresden?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Dresden 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 Dresden and Madrid itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Madrid and any of these top destinations today!
How early should I book Dresden to Madrid tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • Coach tickets cost £77 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost on average £410 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets between Dresden 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 from Dresden to Madrid?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Dresden to Madrid. Tickets for a coach cost on average £77.

This is compared to other travel options to Madrid:

A coach is £333 less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Dresden to Madrid costing on average £410.

What is the quickest way from Dresden to Madrid?

The fastest way to get to Madrid from Dresden is by flight with an average travel time of 3 h 15 min.

There are alternative travel options to Madrid that can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by coach can take 32 h 50 min   on average.

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