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from Madrid to Gibraltar

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

Our recommendation

To get from Madrid to Gibraltar on 17 May we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

22:00Madrid7h50 05:50Gibraltar
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£211One-way
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22:00Madrid7h50 05:50Gibraltar
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£211One-way
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15:05Madrid-Puerta de Atocha5h12 20:17San Roque-La Linea
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£661One-way

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Tue
17 May
£59Renfe Intercity
£19Grupo Interbus
Wed
18 May
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£19Grupo Interbus
Thu
19 May
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£19Grupo Interbus
Fri
20 May
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£19Grupo Interbus
Sat
21 May
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£19Grupo Interbus
Sun
22 May
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£19Grupo Interbus
Mon
23 May
£52Renfe Intercity
£19Grupo Interbus
Tue
24 May
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£19Grupo Interbus
Wed
25 May
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£19Grupo Interbus
Thu
26 May
£59Renfe Intercity
£19Grupo Interbus
Fri
27 May
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£19Grupo Interbus
Sat
28 May
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£19Grupo Interbus
Sun
29 May
£65Renfe Intercity
£19Grupo Interbus
Mon
30 May
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£19Grupo Interbus
Tue
31 May
£33Renfe Intercity
£19Grupo Interbus
Wed
1 Jun
£59Renfe Intercity
£19Grupo Interbus
Thu
2 Jun
£59Renfe Intercity
£19Grupo Interbus
Fri
3 Jun
£87Renfe Intercity
£19Grupo Interbus
Sat
4 Jun
£59Renfe Intercity
£19Grupo Interbus
Sun
5 Jun
£59Renfe Intercity
£19Grupo Interbus

Travel Information from Madrid to Gibraltar

distanceDistance308 miles (496 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£18 - £32
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £18 • 7 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £32 • 5 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesGrupo Interbus or Renfe Intercity

Take a coach or train to travel 308 miles (496 km) between Madrid and Gibraltar. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 5 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £18. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Grupo Interbus or Renfe Intercity among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Madrid to Gibraltar.

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FAQs

Is cross-border travel to Gibraltar, United Kingdom from Madrid, Spain currently allowed?

Travel from Madrid, Spain to Gibraltar, United Kingdom is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Gibraltar from Madrid restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Gibraltar, United Kingdom from Madrid?

Entry Requirements:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Gibraltar, United Kingdom?

The government of United Kingdom has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

The above information was last verified on 15/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Madrid to Gibraltar closer to your planned date of departure here.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Spain from Gibraltar, United Kingdom?

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

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Spain from United Kingdom?

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

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

Requirements for reentering Spain:

  • Entry is allowed for fully vaccinated travellers or those who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • 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 16/05/2022. 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 Gibraltar.

What are my travel options from Madrid to Gibraltar?

There are 2 ways to travel to Gibraltar from Madrid including taking a coach or train.

What is the cheapest way from Madrid to Gibraltar?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Madrid to Gibraltar, which costs on average £18.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Gibraltar:

A coach is generally £14 less than a train for the same journey. A train costs on average £32 from Madrid to Gibraltar.

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

The fastest way to get to Gibraltar from Madrid is by train with an average travel time of 5 h 10 min.

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

In comparison, getting to Gibraltar by coach can take on average 7 h 50 min.

How far is it from Madrid to Gibraltar?

The distance from Madrid to Gibraltar is approximately 308 miles (496 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Madrid to Gibraltar?

The average frequency per day from Madrid to Gibraltar is:

  • Around 1 train per day.

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

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

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

    Which travel companies can get me from Madrid to Gibraltar?

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

    • You can travel by coach to Gibraltar from Madrid with Grupo Interbus, and you can find Grupo Interbus Madrid to Gibraltar tickets for £18 on Omio.
    • You can take a train from Madrid to Gibraltar with Renfe Intercity. Cheap tickets can be found for £32 with Renfe Intercity from Madrid to Gibraltar.

    Where else should I travel to after my journey from Madrid to Gibraltar ends?

    Looking to extend your trip from Madrid to Gibraltar? Many Omio customers who go from Madrid to Gibraltar usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Málaga, Sevilla or Marbella. If you're looking to explore Málaga, Sevilla or Marbella from Gibraltar, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

    How far in advance should I purchase tickets between Madrid and Gibraltar online to get the best deals?

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

    • Coach tickets are costing £18 one way on average.
    • Train tickets cost on average £32 one way.

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