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Overview: Bus from Zurich to Madrid

distanceDistance773 miles (1247 km)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersEurolines Switzerland

Buses from Zurich to Madrid cover the 773 miles (1247 km) long trip with our travel partners like Eurolines Switzerland. There are direct bus services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.

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FAQs

Is cross-border travel by bus between Zurich, Switzerland and Madrid, Spain allowed?

Travel by bus between Zurich, Switzerland and Madrid, Spain is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Madrid from Zurich restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Spain from Zurich?

Entry Requirements:

  • 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 safety rules to follow in Madrid, Spain?

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

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

The above information was last checked on 1/21/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus between Zurich and Madrid closer to your date of departure here

What restrictions are there on reentering Switzerland from Madrid, Spain?

The restriction level for your return bus to Zurich, Switzerland from Madrid is: Partially open.

Is my return bus into Zurich from Madrid restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Madrid?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • COVID-19 test required after arrival, between day 4 and day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Zurich, Switzerland?

The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 1/20/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Zurich from Madrid closer to your date of departure here here.

How far is Madrid from Zurich by bus?

The Zurich to Madrid bus distance is approximately 773 miles (1247 km).

What station does the bus from Zurich to Madrid depart from? Which Madrid bus station do I come into from Zurich?

Some of the Zurich bus stations to Madrid you can start your journey from include Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai, Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai and Zurich, Main Station. Similarly, some of the arrival bus stations in Madrid include Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83, Madrid, Estación de Moncloa and Madrid, Méndez Álvaro - Terminal.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Zürich HB   and arriving in Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.

Where is the departure bus station in Zurich located? Where is the arrival bus station in Madrid located?

The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this trip, called Zürich HB, is located 0.9 miles (1.5 km) from the city center of Zurich.

The most popular arrival bus station, Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83, is located 1.9 miles (3.1 km) away from the city center of Madrid.

Which bus providers should I travel with from Zurich to Madrid?

Take the Zurich to Madrid bus with Eurolines Switzerland. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus companies for the journey to Madrid from Zurich as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.