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from Madrid to Düsseldorf

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

Our recommendation

To get from Madrid to Düsseldorf on 29 Oct we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

11:55Madrid Barajas Airport5h45 17:40Dusseldorf Airport
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06:00Madrid Barajas Airport15h40 21:40Dusseldorf Airport
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11:55Madrid Barajas Airport6h45 18:40Dusseldorf Airport
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06:00Madrid Barajas Airport13h55 19:55Dusseldorf Airport
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06:00Madrid Barajas Airport5h50 11:50Dusseldorf Airport
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Travel Information from Madrid to Düsseldorf

distanceDistance897 miles (1447 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or coach
priceTicket price range£80 - £126
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £80 • 29 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £126 • 2 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesIberia or Eurolines Germany

Travel 897 miles (1447 km) by flight or coach to Düsseldorf from Madrid. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £80. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Iberia or Eurolines Germany among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight or coach from Madrid to Düsseldorf.

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Travel Tips

Travel from Madrid to Düsseldorf
Travel to Düsseldorf 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 Madrid to Düsseldorf.
Is cross-border travel to Düsseldorf, Germany from Madrid, Spain currently allowed?

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

Can travellers from Spain enter Germany?

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

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

Conditions of entry 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

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Düsseldorf, Germany?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Germany has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 27/10/2021. 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 to Düsseldorf from Madrid.

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

The current restriction level for returning to Madrid, Spain from Germany is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Madrid, Spain from Düsseldorf, Germany?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Madrid from Düsseldorf?

  • 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

Which rules do I need to follow in Madrid, Spain regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Spain must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 27/10/2021. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Madrid from Düsseldorf here.

How do you get from Madrid to Düsseldorf?

There are 2 ways to get from Madrid to Düsseldorf: flight or coach.

What is the cheapest way from Madrid to Düsseldorf?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Madrid to Düsseldorf, which costs on average £80.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Düsseldorf:

A coach is £47 less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Madrid to Düsseldorf costing on average £126.

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

The fastest way from Madrid to Düsseldorf is by flight with an average journey time of 2 h 30 min.

Other travel options from Madrid to Düsseldorf can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by coach can take 29 h 40 min   on average.

How many miles from Madrid to Düsseldorf would I travel?

You should expect to travel around 897 miles (1447 km) from Madrid to Düsseldorf.

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

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

  • Most travellers board their plane from Madrid Barajas Airport and arrive in Dusseldorf Airport.
  • Most travellers catch their coach from Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83 and arrive in Düsseldorf, ZOB am Hbf.
Which travel companies can take me from Madrid to Düsseldorf?

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

  • You can go to Düsseldorf from Madrid by plane with Iberia. You'll see cheap plane tickets for £126 with Iberia from Madrid to Düsseldorf on Omio.
  • You can travel to Düsseldorf from Madrid by coach with Eurolines Germany. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £80 with Eurolines Germany from Madrid to Düsseldorf.
Can I travel directly between Madrid and Düsseldorf?

Yes, there are direct routes from Madrid to Düsseldorf with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find direct flight services to Düsseldorf with Iberia.
  • You can check for a direct coach to Düsseldorf with.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Düsseldorf tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy tickets for this trip.

Where else should I travel to after my journey between Madrid and Düsseldorf ends?
Many of our customers travelling from Madrid to Düsseldorf don't make Düsseldorf their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Berlin, Amsterdam or Paris, either of which you could add to your Madrid and Düsseldorf trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Düsseldorf to any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I purchase my Madrid to Düsseldorf ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets cost £126 one way on average.
  • Coach tickets cost £80 one way on average.

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