How to get from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main

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from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main

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

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flight

To get from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main on 19 Aug we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:10Madrid Barajas Airport2h40 09:50Frankfurt am Main Airport
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£2041One-way
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22:25Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T431h25 05:50Frankfurt, Flughafen Terminal 2
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£1801One-way
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15:40Madrid Barajas Airport2h50 18:30Frankfurt am Main Airport
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£2431One-way
19:55Madrid Barajas Airport2h50 22:45Frankfurt am Main Airport
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£2431One-way
16:20Madrid Barajas Airport6h00 22:20Frankfurt am Main Airport
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£3031One-way

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Travel Information from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main

distanceDistance897 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£2 - £282
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £2 • 26 h 33 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £282 • 2 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus or Air Europa

Travel 897 miles by coach, flight, ferry or train to Frankfurt am Main 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 train is the best option with prices starting as low as £2. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are BlaBlaCar Bus or Air Europa among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or flight from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main.

Travel Tips: Travel from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main

Travel to Frankfurt am Main 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 Frankfurt am Main.
FAQs

Travel between Madrid, Spain and Frankfurt am Main, Germany is: Fully open.

Can travellers from Spain enter Germany?

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

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Frankfurt am Main from Madrid?

Conditions of entry into Germany:

  • There are no current restrictions

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Frankfurt am Main, 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 08/08/2022. 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 Madrid and Frankfurt am Main.

Return travel to Madrid, Spain from Germany is: Fully open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Spain from Germany?

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

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Spain from Germany?

Requirements for reentering Spain:

  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Spain?

All travellers must abide by the following measures in Spain to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

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

The above information about your return travel to Madrid, Spain was last verified on 28/07/2022. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Madrid from Frankfurt am Main.

There are 4 travel options from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main: coach, flight, ferry or train.

Train services offer the cheapest way to get from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main. Tickets for a train cost on average £2.

This is compared to other travel options to Frankfurt am Main:

A train is about £102 less than a coach, which costs on average £104 for this trip.

A train journey is usually £280 less than a journey to Frankfurt am Main by plane, which costs on average £282 for the same trip.

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

Other travel options from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 26 h 40 min   of travel time.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 26 h 33 min   of travel time.

You should expect to travel around 897 miles from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main.

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

  • 1 coach per day.
  • 1 train per day.

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

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, Flughafen (Terminal 1).
  • Flights mostly leave from Madrid Barajas Airport and tend to arrive in Frankfurt am Main Airport.
  • Trains from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main most often leave from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf.

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

  • You can travel by coach to Frankfurt am Main from Madrid with BlaBlaCar Bus, and you can find BlaBlaCar Bus Madrid to Frankfurt am Main tickets for £104 on Omio.
  • You can travel to Frankfurt am Main from Madrid by flight with Air Europa. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £282 with Air Europa from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main.

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

  • You can book a direct coach with.
  • You can travel directly by plane with Air Nostrum, Lufthansa or Air Europa.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Frankfurt am Main as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Frankfurt am Main from Madrid.

Many of our customers who book a trip from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Berlin, Paris or Munich. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Madrid and Frankfurt am Main itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Frankfurt am Main and any of these top destinations today!

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 is £104 one way on average for this route.
  • The price of a plane ticket is £282 one way on average for this trip.
  • The price of a train ticket is on average £2 one way for this journey.

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.

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