How to get from Madrid to Rotterdam

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from Madrid to Rotterdam

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

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To get from Madrid to Rotterdam on 29 Jun we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel Information between Madrid and Rotterdam

distanceDistance883 miles (1424 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeCoach • £92 • 25 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus

Travel 883 miles (1424 km) by coach, flight, ferry or train between Madrid and Rotterdam. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach from Madrid to Rotterdam.

Travel Tips: Travel from Madrid to Rotterdam

Travel to Rotterdam 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 Rotterdam.

International travel from Madrid, Spain to Rotterdam, Netherlands is: Fully open.

Can I enter Netherlands if coming from Spain?

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

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Rotterdam if travelling from Madrid?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Rotterdam, Netherlands due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Netherlands must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Recommended

The information above was last checked on 27/06/2022; 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 from Madrid to Rotterdam.

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

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Spain from Netherlands?

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

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

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 27/06/2022. 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 Rotterdam.

There are 4 ways to get from Madrid to Rotterdam: coach, flight, ferry or train.

A ferry service offers the cheapest way to travel from Madrid to Rotterdam, which costs on average £1.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Rotterdam:

A ferry is generally £92 less than a coach for the same trip. A coach costs on average £92 from Madrid to Rotterdam.

A ferry is generally £3 less than a flight for the same journey. A flight costs on average £3 from Madrid to Rotterdam.

A ferry journey is usually £5 less than a journey to Rotterdam by train, which costs on average £5 for the same trip.

The fastest way to get to Rotterdam from Madrid is by coach with an average travel time of 25 h 45 min.

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

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In comparison, getting to Rotterdam by train can take on average 23 h 32 min.

The distance from Madrid to Rotterdam is approximately 883 miles (1424 km).

The average frequency per day from Madrid to Rotterdam is:

  • 2 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Rotterdam from Madrid 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 Rotterdam:

  • Coaches mostly depart from Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83 and arrive in Rotterdam, Conradstraat (Centraal Station).
  • Flights mostly depart from Madrid Barajas Airport and arrive in Rotterdam The Hague Airport.
  • Trains from Madrid to Rotterdam most often leave from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Rotterdam Centraal.

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

  • You can take a coach from Madrid to Rotterdam with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for £92 with Flixbus from Madrid to Rotterdam.

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

  • You'll find direct coaches with.

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

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

Before travelling from Madrid to Rotterdam, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket for this trip is £92 one way on average.
  • The price of a plane ticket for this journey is on average £3 one way.
  • The price of a ferry ticket is on average £1 one way for this journey.
  • The price of a train ticket for this route is £5 one way on average.

But we recommend booking Madrid to Rotterdam 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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