How to travel from Cambridge to Madrid

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Travel Information between Cambridge and Madrid

distanceDistance832 miles (1342 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$2 - $6

Travel 832 miles (1342 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train to Madrid from Cambridge. Travelers can even take a direct from Cambridge to Madrid.

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FAQs

Travel from Cambridge, United Kingdom to Madrid, Spain is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Madrid from Cambridge restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Madrid, Spain from Cambridge?

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Madrid, Spain?

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

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

The above information was last verified on 7/28/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Cambridge and Madrid closer to your planned date of departure here.

The current restriction level for returning to Cambridge, United Kingdom from Spain is: Fully open.

Am I allowed to reenter Cambridge, United Kingdom from Madrid, Spain?

Reentering United Kingdom is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Cambridge from Madrid?

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in Cambridge, United Kingdom regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to United Kingdom must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 8/8/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Cambridge from Madrid here.

There are 4 travel options from Cambridge to Madrid: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Madrid is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $2 (€2) compared to other travel options to Madrid:

A bus is generally $4 (€4) less than a flight for the same journey. Taking a flight costs on average $6 (€6) from Cambridge to Madrid.

A bus is $1 (€1) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Cambridge to Madrid costing on average $3 (€3).

The quickest way to travel to Madrid from Cambridge is by travel, which takes on average min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 0 h 0 min   of travel time.

In comparison, traveling by flight can take you on average 0 h 0 min.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 23 h 28 min.

The Cambridge to Madrid distance is around 832 miles (1342 km).

The average frequency per day from Cambridge to Madrid is:

  • 1 train a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Cambridge to Madrid as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Cambridge to Madrid:

  • Buses mostly leave from Cambridge, Railway Station (stop 9) and tend to arrive in Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.
  • Flights most often depart from Cambridge at Cambridge Airport and arrive in Madrid at Madrid Barajas Airport.
  • Trains mostly depart from Cambridge and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Cambridge to Madrid often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Barcelona, Valencia or Sevilla. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Cambridge and Madrid itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Madrid and any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip from Cambridge to Madrid, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost $2 (€2) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost on average $6 (€6) one way.
  • Train tickets cost $3 (€3) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Cambridge to Madrid online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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