Compare prices and tickets by train, bus or flight

Wed
Dec 8
$187Flixbus
$272Vueling
Thu
Dec 9
$117Union Ivkoni International
$165Iberia
Fri
Dec 10
$119Union Ivkoni International
Find prices
Sat
Dec 11
$140Flixbus
$118Air Europa
Sun
Dec 12
$113Union Ivkoni International
Find prices
Mon
Dec 13
$69Flixbus
$65Air Europa
Tue
Dec 14
Find prices
$25Malta Air
Wed
Dec 15
$202Flixbus
$25Malta Air
Thu
Dec 16
$94Union Ivkoni International
Find prices
Fri
Dec 17
$113Union Ivkoni International
$39Malta Air
Sat
Dec 18
$202BlaBlaCar Bus
Find prices
Sun
Dec 19
$115Union Ivkoni International
Find prices
Mon
Dec 20
$94Flixbus
$64Malta Air
Tue
Dec 21
$94Flixbus
$64Malta Air
Wed
Dec 22
$131Flixbus
$86Malta Air
Thu
Dec 23
$113Union Ivkoni International
$110Malta Air
Fri
Dec 24
$114Union Ivkoni International
$103ITA
Sat
Dec 25
$238BlaBlaCar Bus
Find prices
Sun
Dec 26
$94Union Ivkoni International
Find prices
Mon
Dec 27
$175BlaBlaCar Bus
$101Malta Air

More than 1,000 travel companies trust us to sell their tickets all in one place.

Deutsche Bahn
Renfe
Italo
Frecciarossa
Accommodation

Need a place to stay?

view on map
Top pick hotels
Entire homes & apartments

Find the best accommodation for you, with our partner Booking.com

View all

Overview: Train from Milan to Madrid

distanceDistance737 miles (1188 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Milan to Madrid cover the 737 miles (1188 km) long journey taking on average 17 h 52 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Milano Centrale and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

Travel Tips

Trains from Milan 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 Milan to Madrid.
FAQs
Am I allowed to travel by train from Milan, Italy to Madrid, Spain?

Travel between Milan, Italy and Madrid, Spain by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Spain from Italy?

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

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

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?

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 12/7/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Madrid from Milan as this information can change.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Milan, Italy from Madrid, Spain?

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

Is my return train into Milan from Madrid restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Milan, Italy?

The government of Italy 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 12/7/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Milan from Madrid closer to your date of departure here here.

How many miles is it from Milan to Madrid by train?
You should expect to travel around 737 miles (1188 km)  to Madrid from Milan by train.
How many hours is the train time between Milan and Madrid?
On average the Milan to Madrid train travel time is 17 h 52 min  for the 737 miles (1188 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Milan and arrival train station in Madrid?

When taking a train from Milan, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Milano Centrale, Milano Rogoredo and Milano Porta Garibaldi. 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 Milano Centrale   to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

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

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Milano Centrale and need to travel around 1.7 miles (2.8 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Madrid most often arrive at Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and need to travel around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from this train station to the city center.

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

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Milan
Madrid
Milano Centrale is the most popular Milan 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 Milan for your trip to Madrid.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+39 892021
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 05: 50 - 22: 20
Public transit options for Milano Centrale
Metro lines: M2 (green), M3 (yellow)
Tram lines: 1
Bus lines: 5, 9, 10, 42, 81, 87, 152, 728, N26, NM2, NM3, Air Bus, Orio Shuttle
Train lines: FR, FB, EC, Thello, XP2, R28, IC, ICN, RV, R, Regio, Italo
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+39 892021
Public transit options for Milano Porta Garibaldi
Metro lines: M2, M5
Bus lines: 43, 56, 70, 94
Train lines: R21, R31, S1, S11, S2, S5, S7, S8