How to get from Madrid to Rome

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from Madrid to Rome

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

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

21:15Madrid Barajas Airport2h35 23:50Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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£1641One-way
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21:15Madrid Barajas Airport2h35 23:50Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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21:25Madrid Barajas Airport2h30 23:55Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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17:00Madrid Barajas Airport2h30 19:30Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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22:40Madrid Barajas Airport10h10 08:50Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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£2081One-way

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Travel Information between Madrid and Rome

distanceDistance845 miles (1363 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeFlight • £72 • 2 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMalta Air

Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 845 miles (1363 km) between Madrid and Rome. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Malta Air among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight from Madrid to Rome.

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Travel to Rome 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 Rome.
FAQs

Travel between Madrid, Spain and Rome, Italy is: Fully open.

Can travellers from Spain enter Italy?

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 Rome from Madrid?

Conditions of entry into Italy:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

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

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

This information was last checked on 24/06/2022. 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 from Madrid to Rome.

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

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Spain from Italy?

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

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

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 24/06/2022. 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 Rome.

There are 4 ways to travel to Rome from Madrid including taking a coach, flight, ferry or train.

Ferry services offer the cheapest way to get from Madrid to Rome. Tickets for a ferry cost on average £1.

This is compared to other travel options to Rome:

A ferry is £18 less than a coach for this route with tickets for a coach from Madrid to Rome costing on average £18.

A ferry is about £72 less than a flight, which costs on average £72 for this journey.

A ferry is £2 less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Madrid to Rome costing on average £2.

The fastest way to get to Rome from Madrid is by flight with an average travel time of 2 h 30 min.

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

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In comparison, going by train can take 44 h 20 min   on average.

Rome is approximately 845 miles (1363 km) away from Madrid.

The average frequency per day from Madrid to Rome is:

  • 1 train a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Madrid and Rome 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 when travelling from Madrid to Rome:

  • Most travellers catch their coach from Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83 and arrive in Rome, Termini.
  • Most travellers take a flight from Madrid Barajas Airport to Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport.
  • Most travellers board their train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Roma Termini.

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

  • You can take a flight from Madrid to Rome with Malta Air. Cheap tickets can be found for £72 with Malta Air from Madrid to Rome.

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

  • You can travel directly by plane with Ryanair, ITA, Malta Air, Air Europa or Iberia.

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

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

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

  • Coach tickets are costing £18 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average £72 one way.
  • Ferry tickets are costing £1 one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average £2 one way.

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

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