How to travel from Glasgow to Madrid

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Travel Information between Glasgow and Madrid

distanceDistance1065 miles (1718 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$3 - $438
fastestFastest modeFlight • $438 (€391) • 5 h
carriersPopular travel companiesAir Europa

Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 1065 miles (1718 km) to Madrid from Glasgow. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Air Europa among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Glasgow to Madrid.

Travel Tips: Travel from Glasgow 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 Glasgow to Madrid.
FAQs

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

Is international entry into Madrid from Glasgow restricted?

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

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

  • There are no current restrictions

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 11/17/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Madrid from Glasgow closer to your planned date of departure here.

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

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

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

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

  • There are no current restrictions

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

The information above was last checked on 11/6/22. 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 Glasgow from Madrid here.

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

The cheapest way to go to Madrid from Glasgow is by taking a bus, which costs on average $3 (€3).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Madrid:

Taking a bus is about $434 (€388) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $438 (€391) for this trip.

Taking a bus is about $1 (€1) less than taking a train, which costs on average $3 (€3) for this trip.

The quickest way to travel to Madrid from Glasgow is by flight, which takes on average 5 h   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

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

In comparison, going by train can take 30 h 7 min   on average.

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

The average frequency per day from Glasgow to Madrid is:

  • 2 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Glasgow to Madrid 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 from Glasgow to Madrid:

  • Buses mostly leave from Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station and tend to arrive in Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.
  • Flights from Glasgow to Madrid most often leave from Glasgow International Airport and arrive in Madrid Barajas Airport.
  • Trains most often depart from Glasgow at Glasgow Central and arrive in Madrid at Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

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 companies for you:

  • Travel with Air Europa for flights to Madrid. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Air Europa Glasgow to Madrid tickets on Omio for $438 (€391).
Many of our customers who book a trip from Glasgow 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 Glasgow and Madrid itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Madrid and any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip from Glasgow 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 on average $3 (€3) one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing $438 (€391) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing $3 (€3) one way on average.

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.

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