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from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main

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

Our recommendation

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

07:05Madrid Barajas Airport2h45 09:50Frankfurt am Main Airport
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£181One-way
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07:05Madrid Barajas Airport2h45 09:50Frankfurt am Main Airport
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£181One-way
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08:40Madrid Barajas Airport2h45 11:25Frankfurt am Main Airport
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£341One-way
15:15Madrid Barajas Airport2h45 18:00Frankfurt am Main Airport
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£361One-way
15:40Madrid Barajas Airport2h50 18:30Frankfurt am Main Airport
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£411One-way

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Thu
27 Jan
£58Flixbus
£18Air Europa
Fri
28 Jan
£61BlaBlaCar Bus
£31Air Nostrum
Sat
29 Jan
£60BlaBlaCar Bus
£18Air Europa
Sun
30 Jan
£65Flixbus
£36Air Europa
Mon
31 Jan
£60Flixbus
£18Air Europa
Tue
1 Feb
£60Flixbus
£18Air Europa
Wed
2 Feb
£60Flixbus
£18Air Europa
Thu
3 Feb
£56Flixbus
£18Air Europa
Fri
4 Feb
£57BlaBlaCar Bus
£18Air Europa
Sat
5 Feb
£65Flixbus
£18Air Europa
Sun
6 Feb
£56Flixbus
£18Air Europa
Mon
7 Feb
£53Flixbus
£18Air Europa
Tue
8 Feb
£56Flixbus
£18Air Europa
Wed
9 Feb
£56Flixbus
£18Air Europa
Thu
10 Feb
£56Flixbus
£18Air Europa
Fri
11 Feb
£56Flixbus
£18Air Europa
Sat
12 Feb
£57BlaBlaCar Bus
£18Air Europa
Sun
13 Feb
£60Flixbus
£18Air Europa
Mon
14 Feb
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£18Air Europa
Tue
15 Feb
£56Flixbus
£18Air Europa

Travel Information from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main

distanceDistance897 miles (1446 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or flight
priceTicket price range£53 - £58
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £53 • 24 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £58 • 2 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Air Europa

Travel 897 miles (1446 km) by coach or flight between Madrid and Frankfurt am Main. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 40 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £53. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus or Air Europa among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main.

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Travel Tips: Travel from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main

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FAQs

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

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

Can I enter Germany if coming from Spain?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • 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 measures do I need to follow in Frankfurt am Main, Germany due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Germany 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 25/01/2022; 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 between Madrid and Frankfurt am Main.

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

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

Am I allowed to reenter Madrid, Spain from Frankfurt am Main, 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 Frankfurt am Main?

  • 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

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 25/01/2022. 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 Frankfurt am Main here.

How do I go from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main?

You can travel from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main 2 different ways: coach or flight.

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

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main, which costs on average £53.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Frankfurt am Main:

A coach journey is usually £4 less than a journey to Frankfurt am Main by plane, which costs on average £58 for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to get from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main?

The quickest way to travel from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main is by flight, which takes on average 2 h 40 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Frankfurt am Main by coach can take on average 24 h 40 min.

How far is Frankfurt am Main from Madrid?

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

How many services a day are there from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main?

The average frequency per day from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main is:

  • 1 coach a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main as scheduled services by coach or flight can vary by season or day of the week.

When going from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main, where do I depart from Madrid and where do I arrive in Frankfurt am Main?

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

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

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

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

  • You can go to Frankfurt am Main from Madrid by coach with Flixbus. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £53 with Flixbus from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main on Omio.
  • You can take a flight from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main with Air Europa. Cheap tickets can be found for £58 with Air Europa from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main.

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

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

When should I buy a ticket from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main, 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 coach ticket for this trip is £53 one way on average.
  • The price of a plane ticket for this journey is £58 one way on average.

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