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Overview: Train from Budapest to Madrid

distanceDistance1224 miles (1974 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainNo

Trains from Budapest to Madrid cover the 1224 miles (1974 km) long journey and usually take around 56 h 50 min. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Budapest-Déli and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

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FAQs

Travel between Budapest, Hungary and Madrid, Spain by train is: Unrestricted.

Can I enter Spain from Hungary?

International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary

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

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

All travelers in Spain must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 11/17/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Madrid from Budapest as this information can change.

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Madrid to Budapest is: Unrestricted

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Hungary from Spain?

Reentry to Hungary is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

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

What are the requirements?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Budapest, Hungary?

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

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

Last checked on 11/17/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Budapest from Madrid here.

You should expect to travel around 1224 miles (1974 km)  to Madrid from Budapest by train.
The train time between Budapest and Madrid is on average 56 h 50 min  for the 1224 miles (1974 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Budapest to Madrid by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

When taking a train from Budapest, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Budapest-Déli, Budapest Keleti and Budapest-Kelenföld. When you arrive in Madrid, your train can arrive in train stations including Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Madrid Chamartín and Madrid Méndez Alvaro.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Budapest-Déli   to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Budapest-Déli and travel around 1.3 miles (2.1 km) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and need to travel approximately 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the train station to the city center in Madrid.

On average, there is 1 train a day from Budapest to Madrid. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the first train from Budapest to Madrid at 6: 55 AM. The last train from Budapest to Madrid that you can take departs at 6: 55 AM. Omio shows you the latest train from Budapest to Madrid schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.

Important Stations and Airports in Budapest and Madrid

Budapest
Madrid
Budapest-Déli is the most popular Budapest railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Budapest for your trip to Madrid.
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ParkingParking
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+36 13558657
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Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 00-10: 00, 10: 20-14: 00, 14: 25- 17: 35
Public transit options for Budapest-Déli
Metro lines: M2 (red)
Tram lines: 17, 56, 56A, 59, 59A, 59B, 61
Bus lines: 21, 21A, 39, 102, 139, 140, 140A, N960, N990
Train lines: IC, IR, S (10, 12, 30, 34, 35, 40, 42), Z30

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