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from Frankfurt am Main to Madrid

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Tue
28 Sep
£80Eurolines Germany
£66Air Europa
Wed
29 Sep
£80Flixbus
£71Air Nostrum
Thu
30 Sep
£80Eurolines Germany
£112Lufthansa
Fri
1 Oct
£86Flixbus
£173Alitalia Cityliner
Sat
2 Oct
£80Flixbus
£66Air Europa
Sun
3 Oct
£98Flixbus
£96Air Europa
Mon
4 Oct
£66Flixbus
£66Air Europa
Tue
5 Oct
£62Flixbus
£48Air Europa
Wed
6 Oct
£62Flixbus
£91Lufthansa
Thu
7 Oct
£62Flixbus
£96Air Europa
Fri
8 Oct
£68Flixbus
£105Alitalia
Sat
9 Oct
£71Flixbus
£91Lufthansa
Sun
10 Oct
£76Flixbus
£150Air Europa
Mon
11 Oct
£66Flixbus
£112Lufthansa
Tue
12 Oct
£80Eurolines Germany
£171Air Europa
Wed
13 Oct
£67Flixbus
£105Alitalia
Thu
14 Oct
£58Flixbus
£84Alitalia
Fri
15 Oct
£62Flixbus
£48Air Nostrum
Sat
16 Oct
£62Flixbus
£81Air Europa
Sun
17 Oct
£76Flixbus
£81Air Europa

Travel Information to Madrid from Frankfurt am Main

distanceDistance897 miles (1446 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or coach
priceTicket price range£71 - £90
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £71 • 26 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £90 • 2 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAir Europa or Flixbus

Take a flight or coach to travel 897 miles (1446 km) 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 45 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £71. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Air Europa or Flixbus among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight or coach from Frankfurt am Main to Madrid.

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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 Frankfurt am Main to Madrid.
FAQs
Is international travel between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Madrid, Spain allowed?

International travel from Frankfurt am Main, Germany to Madrid, Spain is: Partially open.

Can I enter Spain if coming from Germany?

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

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Madrid if travelling from Frankfurt am Main?

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 27/09/2021; 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 to Madrid from Frankfurt am Main.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning 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 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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 26/09/2021. 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 to Madrid from Frankfurt am Main?

There are 2 ways to travel between Frankfurt am Main and Madrid including taking a flight or coach.

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

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Madrid. Tickets for a coach cost on average £71.

This is compared to other travel options to Madrid:

A coach is generally £19 less than a flight for the same route. A flight costs on average £90 from Frankfurt am Main to Madrid.

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

The fastest way to get to Madrid from Frankfurt am Main is by flight with an average travel time of 2 h 45 min.

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

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 26 h 30 min   of travel time.

How far is Madrid from Frankfurt am Main?

You should expect to travel around 897 miles (1446 km) from Frankfurt am Main to Madrid.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Frankfurt am Main to Madrid?

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

  • Most travellers who buy a plane ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Madrid depart from Frankfurt am Main Airport to Madrid Barajas Airport.
  • Most travellers take a coach from Frankfurt am Main, Hbf to Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.
Who can get me from Frankfurt am Main to Madrid?

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

  • You can travel by plane between Frankfurt am Main and Madrid with Air Europa, and you can find Air Europa Frankfurt am Main to Madrid tickets for £90 on Omio.
  • You can go to Madrid from Frankfurt am Main by coach with Flixbus. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £71 with Flixbus from Frankfurt am Main to Madrid on Omio.
Is there a way to travel directly from Frankfurt am Main to Madrid?

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

  • You can travel directly by plane with Air Europa or Iberia.
  • You can take a direct coach 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 to Madrid from Frankfurt am Main.

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Frankfurt am Main to Madrid?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Frankfurt am Main 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 Frankfurt am Main and Madrid itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Madrid and any of these top destinations today!
How early should I buy Frankfurt am Main to Madrid tickets online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from Frankfurt am Main 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 plane ticket for this journey is £90 one way on average.
  • The price of a coach ticket is on average £71 one way for this route.

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