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Train Information between Madrid and Belfast

distanceDistance981 miles (1583 km)
changesDirect trainYes

Trains from Madrid to Belfast cover the 981 miles (1583 km) long trip with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Belfast Central.

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FAQs
Is cross-border travel by train between Madrid, Spain and Belfast, United Kingdom allowed?

Travel between Madrid, Spain and Belfast, United Kingdom by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into United Kingdom from Spain?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Madrid?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Belfast, United Kingdom?

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

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 10/16/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Belfast from Madrid before traveling.

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by train to Madrid, Spain from Belfast, United Kingdom?

Return travel from United Kingdom to Spain is: Partially open.

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

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

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

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

Last checked on 10/17/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Madrid from Belfast.

How many miles is it from Madrid to Belfast by train?
The distance from Madrid to Belfast by train is approximately 981 miles (1583 km).
Which train station from Madrid to Belfast do I depart from? Which Belfast train station from Madrid do I arrive in?

When departing from Madrid, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Madrid Chamartín and Madrid Méndez Alvaro. When arriving in Belfast, you can end your journey in train stations like Belfast Central and Belfast Port.

Omio customers book a train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha   to Belfast Central   most frequently for this route.

Where do I find the Madrid train station to Belfast? Where is the Belfast train station?

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Belfast most often arrive at Belfast Central and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from this train station to the city center.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Madrid
Belfast
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha is the most popular Madrid 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 Madrid for your trip to Belfast.
Amenities at station
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LockersLockers
ParkingParking
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ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 10: 00 - 20: 00
Connections to/from station
Train lines: C1, C2, C3, C4, C5, C7, C8, C10
Metro lines: 1
Bus lines: 10, 14, 24, 26, 32, 37, 54, 57, 59, 85, 86, 102, 121, 203

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