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from Florence to Madrid

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

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To get from Florence to Madrid on 27 Sep we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

19:40Florence Peretola Airport2h30 22:10Madrid Barajas Airport
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19:40Florence Peretola Airport2h30 22:10Madrid Barajas Airport
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12:10Florence Peretola Airport2h30 14:40Madrid Barajas Airport
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07:10Florence Peretola Airport7h00 14:10Madrid Barajas Airport
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07:10Florence Peretola Airport10h30 17:40Madrid Barajas Airport
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Travel Information between Florence and Madrid

distanceDistance797 miles (1286 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • £58 • 2 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesIberia

Take a flight to travel 797 miles (1286 km) to Madrid from Florence. Iberia is the main travel provider operating this route. Travellers can even take a direct flight from Florence to Madrid.

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Travel from Florence 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 Florence to Madrid.
Does Spain have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people travelling from Florence to Madrid?

International travel from Florence, Italy to Madrid, Spain is: Partially open.

Can I enter Spain if coming from Italy?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

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

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 25/09/2021; 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 Florence to Madrid.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Florence, Italy from Madrid, Spain due to COVID-19?

The restriction level for your return to Florence, Italy from Spain is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Florence from Madrid restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into Italy:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Florence, 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 25/09/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Florence from Madrid closer to your date of departure here.

What are my Florence to Madrid travel options?

Getting from Florence to Madrid includes taking a flight.

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

Going by flight is the quickest way from Florence to Madrid with an average travel time of 2 h 25 min.

How many miles are between Florence and Madrid

Madrid is approximately 797 miles (1286 km) away from Florence.

What are the departure and arrival points in Florence and in Madrid?

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

  • Most travellers board their plane from Florence Peretola Airport and arrive in Madrid Barajas Airport.
Which travel companies can get me from Florence to Madrid?

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

  • Iberia can get you to Madrid by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Iberia from Florence to Madrid for £58 on Omio.
Can I travel directly between Florence and Madrid?

Yes, there is a direct service from Florence to Madrid:

  • You can check for a direct flight to Madrid with.

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 trip.

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Florence to Madrid?
Looking to extend your trip from Florence to Madrid? Many Omio customers who go from Florence to Madrid usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Barcelona, Valencia or Sevilla. If you're looking to explore Barcelona, Valencia or Sevilla from Madrid, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How far in advance should I purchase my Florence to Madrid ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets cost on average £58 one way.

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


Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Firenze (Autostazione Sita - Via S. Caterina Da Siena)
Firenze - Montelungo
Firenze S.M.N.