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from Nice to Madrid

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

Our recommendation

To get from Nice to Madrid on 28 Jan we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

18:25Nice Cote d'Azur Airport2h05 20:30Madrid Barajas Airport
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£641One-way
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18:25Nice Cote d'Azur Airport2h05 20:30Madrid Barajas Airport
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£641One-way
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10:35Nice Cote d'Azur Airport2h05 12:40Madrid Barajas Airport
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10:05Nice Cote d'Azur Airport5h15 15:20Madrid Barajas Airport
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£1741One-way
09:45Nice Cote d'Azur Airport5h35 15:20Madrid Barajas Airport
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£1741One-way

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Fri
28 Jan
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£57Iberia
Sat
29 Jan
£48Flixbus
£57Iberia
Sun
30 Jan
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£46Iberia
Mon
31 Jan
£26Flixbus
£46Air Nostrum
Tue
1 Feb
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£75Iberia Express
Wed
2 Feb
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£32Iberia
Thu
3 Feb
£48Flixbus
£46Iberia
Fri
4 Feb
£44Flixbus
£74Vueling
Sat
5 Feb
£35Flixbus
£32Iberia
Sun
6 Feb
£44Flixbus
£37Iberia
Mon
7 Feb
£35Flixbus
£37Iberia Express
Wed
9 Feb
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£31Iberia Express
Thu
10 Feb
£48Flixbus
£41Iberia Express
Fri
11 Feb
£26Flixbus
£41Iberia
Sat
12 Feb
£26Flixbus
£32Iberia
Sun
13 Feb
£26Flixbus
£41Iberia Express
Mon
14 Feb
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£37Iberia Express
Tue
15 Feb
£48Flixbus
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Travel Information from Nice to Madrid

distanceDistance605 miles (975 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or flight
priceTicket price range£48 - £64
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £48 • 16 h 55 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £64 • 1 h 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Vueling

Travel 605 miles (975 km) by coach or flight from Nice to Madrid. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 55 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £48. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus or Vueling among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Nice to Madrid.

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Travel Tips: Travel from Nice to Madrid

Travel to Madrid 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 Nice to Madrid.
FAQs

What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Madrid, Spain if I’m coming from Nice, France?

Travel from Nice, France to Madrid, Spain is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Madrid from Nice restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Madrid, Spain from Nice?

Entry Requirements:

  • 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

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Madrid, Spain?

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

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

The above information was last verified on 26/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Madrid from Nice closer to your planned date of departure here.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Nice, France from Madrid, Spain?

The current restriction level for returning to Nice, France from Spain is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Nice, France from Madrid, Spain?

Reentering France is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Nice from Madrid?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine

Which rules do I need to follow in Nice, France regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to France must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 26/01/2022. 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 Nice from Madrid here.

What are my Nice to Madrid travel options?

There are 2 ways to travel from Nice to Madrid including taking a coach or flight.

What is the cheapest way to go to Madrid from Nice?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Nice to Madrid. Tickets for a coach cost on average £48.

This is compared to other travel options to Madrid:

A coach is generally £16 less than a flight for the same journey. A flight costs on average £64 from Nice to Madrid.

What is the fastest way to Madrid from Nice?

The fastest way to get to Madrid from Nice is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 55 min.

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

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 16 h 55 min.

How many miles are between Nice and Madrid

Madrid is approximately 605 miles (975 km) away from Nice.

Where do I depart from Nice? Where do I arrive in Madrid?

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

  • Most travellers who book a coach ticket from Nice to Madrid depart from Nice, Aéroport Terminal 2 to Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.
  • Most travellers board their plane from Nice Cote d'Azur Airport and arrive in Madrid Barajas Airport.

Which travel companies can take me from Nice to Madrid?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Nice to Madrid, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Flixbus can get you to Madrid by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with Flixbus from Nice to Madrid for £48 on Omio.
  • Travel with Vueling for flights to Madrid. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Vueling Nice to Madrid tickets on Omio for £64.

Where should I go next after I travel to Madrid from Nice?

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

How early should I book Nice to Madrid tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • Coach tickets cost on average £48 one way.
  • Plane tickets cost £64 one way on average.

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