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from Düsseldorf to Madrid

You can get from Düsseldorf to Madrid by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Düsseldorf to Madrid on Dec 8 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:20AMDusseldorf Airport2h45 10:05AMMadrid Barajas Airport
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$1481One-way
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07:20AMDusseldorf Airport2h45 10:05AMMadrid Barajas Airport
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$1481One-way
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07:35PMDusseldorf Airport2h40 10:15PMMadrid Barajas Airport
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$2751One-way
01:25PMDusseldorf Airport4h45 06:10PMMadrid Barajas Airport
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$2881One-way
01:25PMDusseldorf Airport5h15 06:40PMMadrid Barajas Airport
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$2881One-way

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Wed
Dec 8
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$148Iberia
Thu
Dec 9
$102Flixbus
$103Iberia
Fri
Dec 10
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$121Iberia
Sat
Dec 11
$108Eurolines Germany
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Sun
Dec 12
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$90Iberia
Mon
Dec 13
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$108Iberia
Tue
Dec 14
$108Flixbus
$99Iberia
Wed
Dec 15
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$94Iberia
Thu
Dec 16
$108Eurolines Germany
$179Iberia
Fri
Dec 17
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$179Iberia
Sat
Dec 18
$108Eurolines Germany
$84Iberia
Sun
Dec 19
$113BlaBlaCar Bus
$88Iberia
Mon
Dec 20
$125BlaBlaCar Bus
$128Iberia
Tue
Dec 21
$108Eurolines Germany
$128Iberia
Wed
Dec 22
$136BlaBlaCar Bus
$179Iberia
Thu
Dec 23
$108Flixbus
$209Vueling
Fri
Dec 24
$148BlaBlaCar Bus
$151HOP!
Sat
Dec 25
$108Eurolines Germany
$142Iberia
Sun
Dec 26
$148BlaBlaCar Bus
$199HOP!
Mon
Dec 27
$124BlaBlaCar Bus
$277Vueling

Travel Information from Düsseldorf to Madrid

distanceDistance897 miles (1447 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or bus
priceTicket price range$86 - $96
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $86 (€72) • 2 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $86 (€72) • 2 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesIberia or Flixbus

Take a flight or bus to travel 897 miles (1447 km) to Madrid from Düsseldorf. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 45 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as $86 (€72). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Iberia or Flixbus among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight from Düsseldorf to Madrid.

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FAQs
Does Spain have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people traveling to Madrid from Düsseldorf?

Travel between Düsseldorf, Germany and Madrid, Spain is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Germany enter Spain?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Madrid from Düsseldorf?

Conditions of entry into Spain:

  • 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

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Madrid, Spain?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Spain has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 12/7/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey to Madrid from Düsseldorf.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Düsseldorf, Germany from Madrid, Spain?

The restriction level for your return to Düsseldorf, Germany from Spain is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Düsseldorf from Madrid restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Düsseldorf from Madrid?

Conditions of reentry into Germany:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Düsseldorf, Germany?

You should observe these safety measures in Germany as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Germany was last checked on 12/6/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Düsseldorf from Madrid closer to your date of departure here.

What are the ways to get from Düsseldorf to Madrid?

There are 2 ways to get from Düsseldorf to Madrid: flight or bus.

What is the cheapest way to go from Düsseldorf to Madrid?

The cheapest way to go to Madrid from Düsseldorf is by taking a flight, which costs on average $86 (€72).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Madrid:

Taking a flight is about $10 (€8) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $96 (€80) for this route.

What is the fastest way to get from Düsseldorf to Madrid?

The fastest way to get to Madrid from Düsseldorf is by flight with an average travel time of 2 h 45 min.

Other travel options to Madrid can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 25 h 55 min   on average.

How far is it from Düsseldorf to Madrid?

The distance is approximately 897 miles (1447 km) from Düsseldorf to Madrid.

What are the departure and arrival points in Düsseldorf and in Madrid?

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

  • Flights mostly leave from Dusseldorf Airport and tend to arrive in Madrid Barajas Airport.
  • Buses most often depart from Düsseldorf at Düsseldorf, ZOB am Hbf and arrive in Madrid at Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.
Who can get me from Düsseldorf to Madrid?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Düsseldorf to Madrid:

  • You can take a flight from Düsseldorf to Madrid with Iberia. Cheap tickets can be found for $86 (€72) with Iberia from Düsseldorf to Madrid.
  • You can take a bus from Düsseldorf to Madrid with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $96 (€80) with Flixbus from Düsseldorf to Madrid.
Is there a way to travel directly from Düsseldorf to Madrid?

Yes, there are direct routes from Düsseldorf to Madrid with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find direct flights with Iberia.

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 trip.

Where should I go next after I travel to Madrid from Düsseldorf?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Düsseldorf 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 Düsseldorf and Madrid itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Madrid and any of these top destinations today!
When should I book a ticket from Düsseldorf to Madrid online to score the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets cost on average $86 (€72) one way.
  • Bus tickets are costing on average $96 (€80) one way.

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