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Travel Information to Bern from Madrid

distanceDistance714 miles (1151 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$3 - $288
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $3 (€3) • 22 h 17 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $288 (€273) • 2 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or easyJet

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 714 miles (1151 km) to Bern from Madrid. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $3 (€3). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or easyJet among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Madrid to Bern.

Travel Tips: Travel from Madrid to Bern

Travel Tips: Travel to Bern 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 Madrid to Bern.
FAQs

International travel from Madrid, Spain to Bern, Switzerland is: Unrestricted.

Can I enter Switzerland if coming from Spain?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Bern, Switzerland due to the pandemic?

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

  • Social distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 9/26/22; 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 from Madrid to Bern.

The restriction level for your return to Madrid, Spain from Switzerland is: Unrestricted.

Is my journey back to Madrid from Bern restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into Spain:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Madrid, Spain?

You should observe these safety measures in Spain 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 Spain was last checked on 9/26/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Madrid from Bern closer to your date of departure here.

You can travel from Madrid to Bern 4 different ways: bus, flight, ferry or train.

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

This is compared to other travel options to Bern:

Taking a train is about $155 (€147) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $158 (€150) for this trip.

Taking a train is about $285 (€270) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $288 (€273) for this journey.

The fastest way to get to Bern from Madrid is by flight with an average travel time of 2 h 15 min.

Other travel options to Bern can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Bern by bus can take on average 25 h 15 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 22 h 17 min   of travel time.

The distance from Madrid to Bern is approximately 714 miles (1151 km).

The average frequency per day from Madrid to Bern is:

  • 1 bus a day.
  • Around 3 trains per day.

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

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

  • Most travelers who book a bus ticket from Madrid to Bern depart from Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83 to Bern.
  • Most travelers board their train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Bern, Bahnhof Postautostation.

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

  • Flixbus can take you to Bern by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Madrid to Bern for $158 (€150).
  • EasyJet can get you to Bern by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with easyJet from Madrid to Bern for $288 (€273) on Omio.
Many of our customers traveling from Madrid to Bern don't make Bern their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Bern are Zurich, Paris or Geneva, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Bern to any of these top destinations today!

Before traveling from Madrid to Bern, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $158 (€150) one way for this route.
  • A plane ticket for this journey costs on average $288 (€273) one way.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $3 (€3) one way for this route.

But we recommend booking Madrid to Bern 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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