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from Frankfurt am Main to Madrid

You can get from Frankfurt am Main to Madrid by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

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

19:05Frankfurt am Main Airport2h50 21:55Madrid Barajas Airport
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£601One-way
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19:05Frankfurt am Main Airport2h50 21:55Madrid Barajas Airport
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£601One-way
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12:10Frankfurt am Main Airport2h50 15:00Madrid Barajas Airport
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£681One-way
19:00Frankfurt am Main Airport2h50 21:50Madrid Barajas Airport
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£801One-way
10:50Frankfurt am Main Airport2h50 13:40Madrid Barajas Airport
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£801One-way

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Thu
27 Jan
£78Eurolines Germany
£60Air Nostrum
Fri
28 Jan
£61BlaBlaCar Bus
£46Air Nostrum
Sat
29 Jan
£65BlaBlaCar Bus
£46Air Europa
Sun
30 Jan
£61BlaBlaCar Bus
£46Air Europa
Mon
31 Jan
£61BlaBlaCar Bus
£46Air Europa
Tue
1 Feb
£60Flixbus
£46Air Nostrum
Wed
2 Feb
£57Flixbus
£46Air Nostrum
Thu
3 Feb
£56Flixbus
£46Air Europa
Fri
4 Feb
£60Flixbus
£62Air Nostrum
Sat
5 Feb
£61BlaBlaCar Bus
£46Air Europa
Sun
6 Feb
£57BlaBlaCar Bus
£46Air Europa
Mon
7 Feb
£57BlaBlaCar Bus
£46Air Europa
Tue
8 Feb
£53Flixbus
£46Air Nostrum
Wed
9 Feb
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£47Air Europa
Thu
10 Feb
£57Flixbus
£47Air Nostrum
Fri
11 Feb
£57BlaBlaCar Bus
£46Air Europa
Sat
12 Feb
£57BlaBlaCar Bus
£46Air Nostrum
Sun
13 Feb
£60Flixbus
£46Air Europa
Mon
14 Feb
£57BlaBlaCar Bus
£46Air Nostrum
Tue
15 Feb
£57BlaBlaCar Bus
£46Air Europa

Travel Information between Frankfurt am Main and Madrid

distanceDistance897 miles (1446 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or coach
priceTicket price range£49 - £56
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £49 • 2 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £49 • 2 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAir Nostrum or Flixbus

Travel 897 miles (1446 km) by flight or coach between Frankfurt am Main and Madrid. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 35 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £49. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Air Nostrum or Flixbus among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight from Frankfurt am Main to Madrid.

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FAQs

What are the international travel restrictions for Spain due to COVID-19 if I’m travelling to Madrid from Frankfurt am Main?

Travel between Frankfurt am Main, 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 Frankfurt am Main?

Conditions of entry into Spain:

  • 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

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 25/01/2022. 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 between Frankfurt am Main and Madrid.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Frankfurt am Main, Germany from Madrid, Spain?

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

Is my journey back to Frankfurt am Main 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 Frankfurt am Main from Madrid?

Conditions of reentry into Germany:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Frankfurt am Main, 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 25/01/2022. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Frankfurt am Main from Madrid closer to your date of departure here.

How do I travel between Frankfurt am Main and Madrid?

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

How do I get from Frankfurt am Main to Madrid the cheapest way?

A flight service offers the cheapest way to travel from Frankfurt am Main to Madrid, which costs on average £49.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Madrid:

A flight is generally £7 less than a coach for the same journey. A coach costs on average £56 from Frankfurt am Main to Madrid.

What is the quickest way from Frankfurt am Main to Madrid?

The quickest way to travel between Frankfurt am Main and Madrid is by flight, which takes on average 2 h 35 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by coach can take 26 h 10 min   on average.

How many miles are between Frankfurt am Main and Madrid

The distance from Frankfurt am Main to Madrid is approximately 897 miles (1446 km).

Where do I depart from Frankfurt am Main? Where do I arrive in Madrid?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Frankfurt am Main to Madrid:

  • Flights from Frankfurt am Main to Madrid most often leave from Frankfurt am Main Airport and arrive in Madrid Barajas Airport.
  • Coaches most often depart from Frankfurt am Main at Frankfurt am Main, Hbf and arrive in Madrid at Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.

Which travel operators can get me from Frankfurt am Main to Madrid?

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

  • Travel with Air Nostrum to go to Madrid by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Air Nostrum Frankfurt am Main to Madrid tickets on Omio for £49.
  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Madrid by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Frankfurt am Main to Madrid tickets on Omio for £56.

Can I travel directly from Frankfurt am Main to Madrid?

Yes, there are direct services available between Frankfurt am Main and Madrid with the following travel operators:

  • You can take a direct flight with Air Nostrum, Lufthansa or Air Europa.

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 between Frankfurt am Main and Madrid.

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Frankfurt am Main to Madrid?

Your journey from Frankfurt am Main to Madrid doesn't have to end in Madrid. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Barcelona, Valencia or Sevilla. If you’d like to add Barcelona, Valencia or Sevilla to your Frankfurt am Main to Madrid trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Madrid today!

How early should I purchase Frankfurt am Main to Madrid tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets are costing on average £49 one way.
  • Coach tickets are costing £56 one way on average.

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