You can get from Cologne to Madrid by train, bus or flight.
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|Distance||886 miles (1429 km)|
|Available travel modes||Flight or bus|
|Ticket price range||$157 - $172|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $157 (€125) • 24 h 30 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $172 (€137) • 4 h 30 min|
|Popular travel companies||Lufthansa or Flixbus|
Take a flight or bus to travel 886 miles (1429 km) from Cologne to Madrid. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $157 (€125). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Lufthansa or Flixbus among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight from Cologne to Madrid.
International travel from Cologne, Germany to Madrid, Spain is: Partially open.
Entry into Spain is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Spain must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 9/17/21; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your upcoming trip from Cologne to Madrid.
The current restriction level for returning to Cologne, Germany from Spain is: Partially open.
Reentering Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
All travelers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:
The information above was last checked on 9/17/21. 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 Cologne from Madrid here.
There are 2 travel options from Cologne to Madrid: flight or bus.
The cheapest way to get from Cologne to Madrid is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $157 (€125) compared to other travel options to Madrid:
Taking a bus is usually $16 (€12) less than taking a flight to Madrid, which costs on average $172 (€137) for the same trip.
The quickest way to travel between Cologne and Madrid is by flight, which takes on average 4 h 30 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, going by bus can take 24 h 30 min on average.
The distance is approximately 886 miles (1429 km) from Cologne to Madrid.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Cologne to Madrid:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Cologne to Madrid, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct routes from Cologne to Madrid with the following travel companies:
Direct services to Madrid tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your journey.
Before traveling from Cologne to Madrid, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Cologne to Madrid tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.
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