The cheapest trains from Brussels to Madrid

Showing times and prices for Sep 28

Cheapest

$373

Average

$408

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Brussels to Madrid will cost around $ 408 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 373.

Cheapest
07:02AMBrussels-Midi16h15 11:17PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha
2 changes
$3731One-way
2nd Cheapest
08:17AMBrussels-Midi15h00 11:17PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha
2 changes
$4261One-way
2nd Cheapest
10:17AMBrussels-Midi13h00 11:17PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha
2 changes
$4261One-way

Timetable Brussels to Madrid

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07:02AMBrussels-Midi16h15 11:17PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha
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08:17AMBrussels-Midi15h00 11:17PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha
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10:17AMBrussels-Midi13h00 11:17PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha
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Sep 27
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$89Ryanair
Tue
Sep 28
$112Flixbus
$66Ryanair
Wed
Sep 29
$93Flixbus
$48Ryanair
Thu
Sep 30
$81Flixbus
$48Ryanair
Fri
Oct 1
$93Flixbus
$48Ryanair
Sat
Oct 2
$106Flixbus
$29Ryanair
Sun
Oct 3
$106Flixbus
$38Ryanair
Mon
Oct 4
$61Flixbus
$47Ryanair
Tue
Oct 5
$79Flixbus
$21Ryanair
Wed
Oct 6
$58Flixbus
$17Ryanair
Thu
Oct 7
$58Flixbus
$17Ryanair
Fri
Oct 8
$66Flixbus
$42Ryanair
Sat
Oct 9
$78Flixbus
$29Ryanair
Sun
Oct 10
$78Flixbus
$32Ryanair
Mon
Oct 11
$58Flixbus
$38Ryanair
Tue
Oct 12
$87Flixbus
$174Iberia
Wed
Oct 13
$66Flixbus
$73Ryanair
Thu
Oct 14
$53Flixbus
$47Ryanair
Fri
Oct 15
$58Flixbus
$84Ryanair
Sat
Oct 16
$106Infobus
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Sun
Oct 17
$78Flixbus
$66Ryanair

The fastest trains from Brussels to Madrid

Showing times and prices for Sep 28

Fastest Journey

13 h

Average

14 h 45 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

1316 km

It's difficult to get from Brussels to Madrid without transferring at least 2 times.

Fastest
10:17AMBrussels-Midi13h00 11:17PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha
2 changes
$4261One-way
2nd Fastest
08:17AMBrussels-Midi15h00 11:17PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha
2 changes
$4261One-way
07:02AMBrussels-Midi16h15 11:17PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha
2 changes
$3731One-way

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Train Information to Madrid from Brussels

distanceDistance816 miles (1316 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Brussels to Madrid cover the 816 miles (1316 km) long route taking on average 14 h 55 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Bruxelles-Midi and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

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Trains from Brussels to Madrid
Travel by train 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 Brussels to Madrid.
FAQs
Is cross-border travel by train between Brussels, Belgium and Madrid, Spain allowed?

Travel between Brussels, Belgium and Madrid, Spain by train is: Partially open.

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

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

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

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 9/25/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Madrid from Brussels before traveling.

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Madrid, Spain to Brussels, Belgium?

Return travel from Spain to Belgium is: Partially open.

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

Entry into Belgium is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • 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

What are the safety rules to follow in Brussels, Belgium?

The government of Belgium 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 9/22/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Brussels from Madrid.

How far is Madrid from Brussels by train?
You should expect to travel around 816 miles (1316 km)  between Brussels and Madrid by train.
How long is a train from Brussels to Madrid on average?
On average the Brussels to Madrid train time is 14 h 55 min  covering the 816 miles (1316 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
Which train station from Brussels to Madrid do I depart from? Which Madrid train station from Brussels do I arrive in?

When taking the train to Madrid from Brussels, you can choose to depart from train stations like Bruxelles-Midi, Bruxelles-Central and Brussels-Nord. Your route can end in train stations such as Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Madrid Chamartín and Madrid Méndez Alvaro.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Bruxelles-Midi   and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

Where is the train station in Brussels to go to Madrid? Where is the train station in Madrid located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Bruxelles-Midi, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center, and they get off the train at Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center.

How many train services per day are there to Madrid from Brussels?
On average, there is 1 train a day from Brussels to Madrid. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Brussels
Madrid
Bruxelles-Central
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Metro lines 1, 3, 4, 5<br>Suburban train lines S1, S2, S5, S7, S9
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
Bruxelles-Midi
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Bruxelles-Nord
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