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Travel Information from Madrid to Dortmund

distanceDistance931 miles (1502 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus
fastestFastest modeBus • $77 (€65) • 31 h
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus

Travel 931 miles (1502 km) by bus between Madrid and Dortmund. Flixbus is the main travel company operating this route. Travelers can even take a direct from Madrid to Dortmund.

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Travel from Madrid to Dortmund
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What are the international travel restrictions for Germany due to COVID-19 if I’m traveling to Dortmund from Madrid?

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

Can travelers from Spain enter Germany?

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

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

Conditions of entry 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

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

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

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

This information was last checked on 12/6/21. 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 Dortmund from Madrid.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Spain from Dortmund, Germany?

Return travel to Madrid, Spain from Germany is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Spain from Germany?

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

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

Requirements for reentering 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

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

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Spain 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 Madrid, Spain was last verified on 12/7/21. 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 Madrid from Dortmund.

How do I reach Dortmund from Madrid?

Travel to Dortmund from Madrid by taking a bus.

What is the quickest way to get from Madrid to Dortmund?

The fastest way to travel from Madrid to Dortmund is by bus with an average journey time of 31 h.

How many miles from Madrid to Dortmund would I travel?

Dortmund is approximately 931 miles (1502 km) away from Madrid.

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

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

  • Buses from Madrid to Dortmund most often leave from Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83 and arrive in Dortmund, Hauptbahnhof.
Which travel operators can get me to Dortmund from Madrid?

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

  • Travel with Flixbus for buses to Dortmund. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Madrid to Dortmund tickets on Omio for $77 (€65).
What is another destination I should add to my tour from Madrid to Dortmund?
Omio customers who travel from Madrid to Dortmund often also extend their vacation to go to Berlin, Paris or Amsterdam. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Dortmund and these popular destinations at a great price.
How far in advance should I book tickets from Madrid to Dortmund online to get the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets cost on average $77 (€65) one way.

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

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