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from Glasgow to Madrid

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

Our recommendation

To get from Glasgow to Madrid on Sep 18 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:05AMGlasgow International Airport5h00 12:05PMMadrid Barajas Airport
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$6301One-way
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06:05AMGlasgow International Airport5h00 12:05PMMadrid Barajas Airport
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04:45PMGlasgow International Airport5h40 11:25PMMadrid Barajas Airport
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06:05AMGlasgow International Airport6h35 01:40PMMadrid Barajas Airport
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06:05AMGlasgow International Airport9h20 04:25PMMadrid Barajas Airport
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Travel Information between Glasgow and Madrid

distanceDistance1065 miles (1718 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • $102 (€82) • 5 h 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesIberia

Take a flight to travel 1065 miles (1718 km) between Glasgow and Madrid. Iberia is the main travel company operating this route. Travelers can even take a direct flight from Glasgow to Madrid.

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FAQs
Is cross-border travel to Madrid, Spain from Glasgow, United Kingdom currently allowed?

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

Is international entry into Madrid from Glasgow 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 Glasgow?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

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 9/17/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Glasgow and Madrid closer to your planned date of departure here.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Glasgow, United Kingdom from Madrid, Spain?

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

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

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

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

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

Which rules do I need to follow in Glasgow, 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: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 9/16/21. 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 Glasgow from Madrid here.

How do I go from Glasgow to Madrid?

Travel between Glasgow and Madrid by taking a flight.

What is the quickest way from Glasgow to Madrid?

Going by flight is the quickest way from Glasgow to Madrid with an average travel time of 5 h 50 min.

What is the distance between Glasgow and Madrid?

The distance is approximately 1065 miles (1718 km) from Glasgow to Madrid.

When traveling between Glasgow and Madrid, where do I depart from Glasgow and where do I arrive in Madrid?

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

  • Flights most often depart from Glasgow at Glasgow International Airport and arrive in Madrid at Madrid Barajas Airport.
Who can get me from Glasgow to Madrid?

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

  • Iberia can get you to Madrid by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Iberia from Glasgow to Madrid for $102 (€82) on Omio.
Is there a direct service from Glasgow to Madrid?

Yes, there is a direct route available from Glasgow to Madrid:

  • You'll find direct flights with.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Madrid as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Glasgow and Madrid.

Where should I go next after I travel from Glasgow to Madrid?
Many of our customers traveling from Glasgow to Madrid don't make Madrid their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Madrid are Barcelona, Valencia or Sevilla, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Madrid to any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I buy my Glasgow to Madrid one way ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets cost on average $102 (€82) one way.

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

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Glasgow
Madrid
Glasgow Central
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Metro lines Argyle

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