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from Rotterdam to Madrid

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

Our recommendation

To get from Rotterdam to Madrid on 28 Oct we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

22:05Rotterdam, Conradstraat34h40 08:45Madrid, Estación Sur
1 changes
£1681One-way
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22:05Rotterdam, Conradstraat34h40 08:45Madrid, Estación Sur
1 changes
£1681One-way

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Wed
27 Oct
£133Flixbus
Thu
28 Oct
£168Flixbus
Fri
29 Oct
£177Flixbus
Sat
30 Oct
£106Flixbus
Sun
31 Oct
£168Flixbus
Mon
1 Nov
£115Flixbus
Wed
3 Nov
£53Flixbus
Thu
4 Nov
£106Flixbus
Fri
5 Nov
£88Flixbus
Mon
8 Nov
£62Flixbus

Travel Information from Rotterdam to Madrid

distanceDistance883 miles (1424 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach
fastestFastest modeCoach • £106 • 26 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus

Take a coach to travel 883 miles (1424 km) from Rotterdam to Madrid. Flixbus is the main travel provider operating this journey. Travellers can even take a direct from Rotterdam to Madrid.

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FAQs
What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Madrid, Spain from Rotterdam, Netherlands?

Travel between Rotterdam, Netherlands and Madrid, Spain is: Partially open.

Can travellers from Netherlands enter Spain?

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

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Madrid from Rotterdam?

Conditions of entry into Spain:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • 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

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

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

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

This information was last checked on 27/10/2021. 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 to Madrid from Rotterdam.

Are there restrictions on reentering Netherlands from Madrid, Spain due to the coronavirus pandemic?

The restriction level for your return to Rotterdam, Netherlands from Spain is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Rotterdam from Madrid restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Rotterdam from Madrid?

Conditions of reentry into Netherlands:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Rotterdam, Netherlands?

You should observe these safety measures in Netherlands as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Netherlands was last checked on 27/10/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Rotterdam from Madrid closer to your date of departure here.

What are my Rotterdam to Madrid travel options?

You can travel between Rotterdam and Madrid by coach.

What is the fastest way from Rotterdam to Madrid?

A coach is the fastest way to get from Rotterdam to Madrid with an average travel time for this journey around 26 h 45 min.

How many miles are between Rotterdam and Madrid

The distance between Rotterdam and Madrid is around 883 miles (1424 km).

When going from Rotterdam to Madrid, where do I depart from Rotterdam and where do I arrive in Madrid?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Rotterdam to Madrid:

  • Coaches mostly depart from Rotterdam, Conradstraat (Centraal Station) and arrive in Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.
Which travel operators can get me from Rotterdam to Madrid?

Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with from Rotterdam to Madrid:

  • You can travel by coach to Madrid from Rotterdam with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Rotterdam to Madrid tickets for £106 on Omio.
Where should I go next after I travel to Madrid from Rotterdam?
Your journey from Rotterdam 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 Rotterdam to Madrid trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Madrid today!
How far in advance should I buy tickets between Rotterdam and Madrid online to get the best deals?

Before travelling from Rotterdam to Madrid, 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 is £106 one way on average for this trip.

But we recommend booking Rotterdam to Madrid tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.