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Overview: Train from Madrid to Budapest

distanceDistance1224 miles (1974 km)
changesDirect trainYes

Trains from Madrid to Budapest cover the 1224 miles (1974 km) long journey with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Budapest-Déli.

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FAQs

Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by train between Madrid and Budapest?

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

Can I enter Hungary from Spain?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

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

All travelers in Hungary must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 1/10/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Madrid to Budapest as this information can change.

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

The restriction level for your return train to Madrid, Spain from Budapest is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Madrid from Budapest restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • 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?

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

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

Last checked on 1/16/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Madrid from Budapest closer to your date of departure here here.

What is the distance from Madrid to Budapest by train?

The distance from Madrid to Budapest by train is approximately 1224 miles (1974 km).

What station does the train from Madrid to Budapest depart from? Which Budapest train station do I come into from Madrid?

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

Where is the Madrid train station located? Where is the Budapest train station located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, is located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the city center of Madrid.

The most popular arrival train station, Budapest-Déli, is located 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city center of Budapest.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Madrid
Budapest
The major railway station for departures from Madrid is Madrid-Puerta de Atocha. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Madrid-Puerta de Atocha for your journey from Madrid to Budapest.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+34 912432343
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 10: 00 - 20: 00
Public transit options for Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
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