Madrid to Athens train

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Overview: Train from Madrid to Athens

distanceDistance1468 miles (2368 km)
changesDirect trainNo

Trains from Madrid to Athens cover the 1468 miles (2368 km) long trip. There are direct train services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes and arrive in Athens.

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FAQs

Travel by train between Madrid, Spain and Athens, Greece is: Unrestricted.

Is international entry into Athens from Madrid restricted?

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

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

Entry Requirements:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Athens, Greece?

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

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

The above information was last checked on 1/24/23. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Madrid to Athens closer to your date of departure here

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

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

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

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

What are the requirements?

  • There are no current restrictions

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

Last checked on 1/9/23. 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 Madrid from Athens here.

You should expect to travel around 1468 miles (2368 km)  between Madrid and Athens by train.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes   and arriving in Athens.

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes and need to travel around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Athens most often arrive at Athens and need to travel around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from this train station to the city center.

Important Stations and Airports for this connection

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Athens
The major railway station for departures from Madrid is Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes for your journey to Athens from Madrid.
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+34 912432343
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Mon - Sun: 10: 00 - 20: 00
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Metro lines: 1
Bus lines: 10, 14, 24, 26, 32, 37, 54, 57, 59, 85, 86, 102, 121, 203
Train lines: C1, C2, C3, C4, C5, C7, C8, C10
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