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Travel Information to Madrid from Dresden

distanceDistance1109 miles (1789 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$3 - $509
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $3 (€3) • 31 h 44 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $509 (€455) • 4 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAlsa or Lufthansa

Travel 1109 miles (1789 km) by bus, ferry, flight or train from Dresden to Madrid. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Alsa or Lufthansa among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Dresden to Madrid.

Travel Tips: Travel from Dresden to Madrid

Travel Tips: Travel 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 Dresden to Madrid.

International travel from Dresden, Germany to Madrid, Spain is: Unrestricted.

Can I enter Spain if coming from Germany?

Entry into Spain is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Madrid if traveling from Dresden?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Madrid, Spain due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Spain must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 11/17/22; 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 between Dresden and Madrid.

Return travel to Dresden, Germany from Spain is: Unrestricted.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Germany from Spain?

Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Germany from Spain?

Requirements for reentering Germany:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Germany?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Germany to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

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

The above information about your return travel to Dresden, Germany was last verified on 11/6/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Dresden from Madrid.

There are 4 ways to travel from Dresden to Madrid including taking a bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to travel between Dresden and Madrid is by taking a train with an average price of $3 (€3).

This is compared to other travel options to Madrid:

A train is $39 (€35) less than a bus for this route with tickets for a bus from Dresden to Madrid costing on average $42 (€38).

A train is generally $505 (€452) less than a flight for the same trip. Taking a flight costs on average $509 (€455) from Dresden to Madrid.

The fastest way from Dresden to Madrid is by flight with an average journey time of 4 h 25 min.

There are alternative travel options to Madrid that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Madrid by bus can take on average 6 h 46 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 31 h 44 min   of travel time.

The distance from Dresden to Madrid is approximately 1109 miles (1789 km).

The average frequency per day from Dresden to Madrid is:

  • Around 1 train per day.

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Dresden to Madrid:

  • Most travelers take a bus from Dresden, Flughafen Station to Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.
  • Most travelers board their plane from Dresden and arrive in Madrid Barajas Airport.
  • Most travelers take a train from Dresden Hauptbahnhof to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Dresden to Madrid, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Alsa for buses to Madrid. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Alsa Dresden to Madrid tickets on Omio for $42 (€38).
  • Lufthansa can get you to Madrid by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Lufthansa from Dresden to Madrid for $509 (€455) on Omio.
Looking to extend your trip from Dresden to Madrid? Many Omio customers who go from Dresden to Madrid usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Barcelona, Valencia or Sevilla. If you're looking to explore Barcelona, Valencia or Sevilla from Madrid, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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

  • Bus tickets are costing $42 (€38) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average $509 (€455) one way.
  • Train tickets cost $3 (€3) one way on average.

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

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