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from Edinburgh to Madrid

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

Our recommendation

To get from Edinburgh to Madrid on 4 Aug we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

11:30Edinburgh Airport6h45 19:15Madrid Barajas Airport
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£2061One-way
Cheapest
06:50Edinburgh Airport11h25 19:15Madrid Barajas Airport
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£1621One-way
Other options
06:50Edinburgh Airport6h10 14:00Madrid Barajas Airport
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£2141One-way
07:55Edinburgh Airport5h05 14:00Madrid Barajas Airport
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£2411One-way
11:30Edinburgh Airport9h40 22:10Madrid Barajas Airport
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£2061One-way

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Tue
3 Aug
£134British Airways
Wed
4 Aug
£162British Airways
Fri
6 Aug
£66easyJet
Sat
7 Aug
£153British Airways
Tue
10 Aug
£87British Airways
Wed
11 Aug
£87British Airways
Fri
13 Aug
£59easyJet
Sat
14 Aug
£108HOP!
Sun
15 Aug
£87Vueling
Mon
16 Aug
£64easyJet

Travel Information between Edinburgh and Madrid

distanceDistance1071 miles (1727 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • £81 • 2 h 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesIberia

Take a flight to travel 1071 miles (1727 km) from Edinburgh to Madrid. Iberia is the main travel provider operating this route. Travellers can even take a direct from Edinburgh to Madrid.

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FAQs
What are the international travel restrictions for Spain due to COVID-19 if I’m travelling between Edinburgh and Madrid?

International travel from Edinburgh, United Kingdom to Madrid, Spain is: Partially open.

Can I enter Spain if coming from United Kingdom?

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

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Madrid if travelling from Edinburgh?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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

What measures do I need to follow in Madrid, Spain due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Spain must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 02/08/2021; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey from Edinburgh to Madrid.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to United Kingdom from Madrid, Spain?

The restriction level for your return to Edinburgh, United Kingdom from Spain is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Edinburgh from Madrid restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into United Kingdom:

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • Before departure, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include a COVID-19 test to be taken on day 2
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

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

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

This information about your return travel to United Kingdom was last checked on 02/08/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Edinburgh from Madrid closer to your date of departure here.

How do I go from Edinburgh to Madrid?

Your travel option from Edinburgh to Madrid includes taking a flight.

How many miles from Edinburgh to Madrid would I travel?

You should expect to travel around 1071 miles (1727 km) from Edinburgh to Madrid.

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

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

  • Flights most often depart from Edinburgh at Edinburgh Airport and arrive in Madrid at Madrid Barajas Airport.
Which travel operators can get me from Edinburgh to Madrid?

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

  • You can travel from Edinburgh to Madrid by flight with Iberia. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £81 with Iberia from Edinburgh to Madrid.
What is another destination I should add to my tour from Edinburgh to Madrid?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh 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 buy tickets between Edinburgh and Madrid online to get the best deals?

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

  • The price of a plane ticket for this route is £81 one way on average.

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

What is the quickest way from Edinburgh to Madrid?

A flight is the fastest way to get from Edinburgh to Madrid with an average travel time for this journey around 2 h 55 min.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Edinburgh
Madrid
Edinburgh
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the bus station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.
Edinburgh Waverley
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Refreshments
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.

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