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Flight Information between Zurich and Madrid

distanceDistance773 miles (1247 km)
durationAverage flight duration2 h 25 min
priceAverage plane ticket price$71 (€57)
changesDirect flightYes
carriersAirlinesAir Europa, Iberia, Swiss, TAP Portugal, easyJet, tab, Air Berlin or Air Nostrum

Flights from Zurich to Madrid cover the 773 miles (1247 km) long route taking on average 2 h 25 min with our travel partners like Air Europa, Iberia, Swiss, TAP Portugal, easyJet, tab, Air Berlin or Air Nostrum. There are direct flight services available. You can get the cheapest plane tickets for this journey for as low as $46 (€37), but the average price of plane tickets is $71 (€57). Travelers depart most frequently from Zurich Airport and arrive in Madrid Barajas Airport.

Airlines

Air Europa, SWISS and Iberia between Zurich and Madrid

Air Europa, SWISS and Iberia flights will get you between Zurich and Madrid from $46 (€37). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best flight times and tickets for your trip.

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Air Europa is Spain's 3rd most popular airline with flights around Europe and the rest of the world and a choice between Economy or Business fares for your flight between Zurich and Madrid.

Book your Air Europa Zurich to Madrid flight with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check Air Europa’s up-to-date flight schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Zurich to Madrid routes as well as the amenities offered in the class fare you choose and buy the most affordable Air Europa plane tickets online that fit your budget. The distance between Zurich and Madrid is 773 miles (1247 km), and the best price for a one-way Zurich - Madrid Air Europa plane ticket starts at $69 (€55) if you book in advance. If you would rather search for your Air Europa ticket in the Omio app, you can quickly see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when traveling by plane. Waiting in a line at the airport to purchase your plane ticket will become yesterday's news. So, book your plane tickets online quickly and easily and enjoy your trip with Air Europa!

Read on for COVID-19 recommendations and policies for your Air Europa flight ticket from Zurich to Madrid:

  • Refund or voucher policy
  • Passengers with tickets on canceled flights will be automatically accommodated on other Air Europa flights, without needing to contact the company. Date changes and/or refunds will also be allowed.
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Flights from Zurich to Madrid

Passengers looking for flights from Zurich, Switzerland to Madrid, Spain have lots of flexibility. There are over 30 flights every day of the week from Zurich to Madrid. For those preferring early travel, flights begin around 6:30 a.m. and later departures leave just after 9:00 p.m. There are several direct flights throughout the day, but most itineraries have one connection.

Which airlines fly from Zurich to Madrid?

12 airlines offer flights from Zurich to Madrid. Lufthansa, TAP Portugal, and Iberia offer the largest number of flights each day. Swiss offers the fastest flight option and Air Europa provides the most inexpensive flight.

How long is the flight from Zurich to Madrid?

Zurich to Madrid flights last approximately 2 and a half hours if the flight is direct. Flights with connections offer a wide variety of travel times. Travelers who would like to spend a few hours in their connecting city can do so with the longer, 8-10 hour layovers. The connecting cities with times for sightseeing between flights include Munich, Frankfurt, Rome, Barcelona, and Lisbon. Itineraries with shorter layovers only last 4-6 hours.

How many flights are there from Zurich to Madrid?

There are over 30 flights a day leaving Zurich for Madrid. Flights begin between 6:00 a.m. and 7:00 a.m. on weekdays and weekends. The last flight of the night takes off around 9:00 p.m. daily. Multiple flights leave most hours of the day, but layovers and the route can change the total time traveled.

What are the departure and arrival airports for flights from Zurich to Madrid?

Departure airport: Zurich Airport (ZRH) is only 10 km from downtown Zurich and it is easy to get there via public transportation. The easiest way to the city center is by train. There is a train that leaves from the airport every 5-10 minutes 20 hours a day. The S-Bahn trains 2 and 16 also run this route. The streetcar on the 10 Line takes 35 minutes to reach downtown and is a great way to do some sightseeing along the way.

Arrival airport: Madrid Barajas Airport (MAD) is the second-largest international airport in Europe behind Paris Charles de Gaulle. It is 9 km from downtown Madrid and an easy journey by public transportation. There is a light rail from Terminal 4 that gets passengers to the city center in 10-15 minutes. Passengers that have arrived at another terminal can take the free shuttle bus to get to Terminal 4.

Cheap flights from Zürich to Madrid: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 61 €
2 weeks earlier 54 €13%
3 weeks earlier 52 €17%
1 month before 48 €27%
2 months earlier 51 €20%
3 months earlier 50 €22%


When it comes to booking flights, planning ahead always pays off! Both scheduled and low-cost airlines often release promotional prices and discounted fares—so by buying in advance—you can get access to the cheapest airline tickets. Use Omio to check prices and flight offers Zürich - Madrid: look for the most attractive fares and choose the most suitable solution for you. But hurry up—if you want to buy cheaper airline tickets from Zürich to Madrid timing is everything.

Flight prices can fluctuate massively. However, we have studied price trends to help you find cheap flights from Zürich to Madrid and save as much as possible on ticket prices. In general, when you book a flight:

  • Buying your air tickets from Zürich to Madrid 3 weeks in advance means you could save up to 17% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a flight from Zürich - Madrid 2 months in advance you save up to about 20% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance you could save up to 22%
  • Check back to our website where you can explore airline offers and cheap flights to travel all over Europe, the U.S. and Canada.

Travel Tips

Flights from Zurich to Madrid
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FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Madrid, Spain if I'm coming from Zurich, Switzerland by plane?

Travel between Zurich, Switzerland and Madrid, Spain by plane is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Spain from Switzerland?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

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

Conditions of entry:

  • 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

What are the safety rules to follow in Madrid, Spain?

When traveling in Spain, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/15/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your flight from Zurich to Madrid before traveling.

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

Return travel from Spain to Switzerland is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Zurich from Madrid?

Entry into Switzerland 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?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before boarding for all arrivals by air
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Health declaration required
  • Health declaration required

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:

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

Last checked on 9/13/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your flight to Zurich from Madrid.

How much are cheap flights from Zurich to Madrid?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Zurich to Madrid flights for as little as $46 (€37)  in the next 7 days.
How much is the flight between Zurich and Madrid on average?
If you’re looking to book your plane tickets in the next week, you can expect the Zurich to Madrid flight price to come in at an average of $71 (€57)  one way.
How far is it from Zurich to Madrid by plane?
The distance from Zurich to Madrid by plane is approximately 773 miles (1247 km).
How long is a flight from Zurich to Madrid on average?
While the time it takes to travel 773 miles (1247 km) between Zurich and Madrid can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Zurich to Madrid flight journey time is on average 2 h 25 min.
What is the departure airport in Zurich and arrival airport in Madrid?

Omio customers traveling this route book their cheap flights from Zurich Airport   to Madrid Barajas Airport   most frequently.

Where is the airport in Zurich? Where is the airport in Madrid?

Passengers board their flight most frequently from Zurich Airport, which is located around 6 miles (9 km) away from the city center, and they get off the plane at Madrid Barajas Airport, located 7 miles (12 km) away from the city center. You can check for taxi services, public transit options or airport shuttle services available from Madrid Barajas Airport to take you to the city center of Madrid.

What airlines offer a service between Zurich and Madrid?
When taking a flight from Zurich to Madrid, you can count on Air Europa, Iberia, Swiss, TAP Portugal, easyJet, tab, Air Berlin or Air Nostrum for the best way to get you to Madrid. You can also check all possible airlines who offer a service to Madrid from Zurich and compare the amenities they offer before buying a plane ticket.
Are there any direct flights from Zurich to Madrid?
Yes, you can find a direct flight to Madrid from Zurich with Air Europa  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you purchase your plane ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.
When can I take the first flight from Zurich to Madrid? When can I take the last flight for the day?
You can take the earliest flight from Zurich to Madrid at 5: 30 AM   or take the last flight from Zurich to Madrid leaving at 6: 05 PM. Look for the latest Zurich to Madrid flight schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the plane for this route.
When should I book the Zurich to Madrid flight for the best deals on tickets?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for flights in advance to score the best deals from all possible airlines offering this trip and save money. If you book plane tickets from Zurich to Madrid within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $71 (€57) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your plane ticket from Zurich to Madrid a few months in advance.