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$151KLM
Fri
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$68Ryanair
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$109KLM
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$133Air France
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$31Ryanair
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$106Iberia
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$106Iberia
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$106Iberia
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$52Ryanair
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$27easyJet
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$27Ryanair
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$57British Airways
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$38Ryanair
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$55easyJet
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$72Iberia
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$57British Airways
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Travel Information between Madrid and Edinburgh

distanceDistance1071 miles (1727 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • $24 (€20) • 2 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRyanair

Travel 1071 miles (1727 km) by flight from Madrid to Edinburgh. Ryanair is the main travel company operating this trip. Travelers can even take a direct flight from Madrid to Edinburgh.

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Travel Tips: Travel from Madrid to Edinburgh

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FAQs

Does United Kingdom have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people traveling to Edinburgh from Madrid?

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

Is international entry into Edinburgh from Madrid restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Edinburgh, United Kingdom from Madrid?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 1 for vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

The government of United Kingdom has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

The above information was last verified on 1/18/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Madrid and Edinburgh closer to your planned date of departure here.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Spain from Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

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

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

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

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

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • 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
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

Which rules do I need to follow in Madrid, Spain regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Spain must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 1/18/22. 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 Madrid from Edinburgh here.

What are the ways to get from Madrid to Edinburgh?

You can get from Madrid to Edinburgh by flight.

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

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

What is the distance between Madrid and Edinburgh?

You should expect to travel around 1071 miles (1727 km) between Madrid and Edinburgh.

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

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

  • Flights mostly depart from Madrid Barajas Airport and arrive in Edinburgh Airport.

Which travel companies can take me from Madrid to Edinburgh?

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

  • Travel with Ryanair for flights to Edinburgh. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Ryanair Madrid to Edinburgh tickets on Omio for $24 (€20).

Is there a way to travel directly from Madrid to Edinburgh?

Yes, there is a direct service from Madrid to Edinburgh:

  • You can take a direct flight with.

Direct services to Edinburgh 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.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Madrid to Edinburgh?

Looking to extend your trip from Madrid to Edinburgh? Many Omio customers who go from Madrid to Edinburgh usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Glasgow or Manchester. If you're looking to explore London, Glasgow or Manchester from Edinburgh, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

How far in advance should I buy tickets from Madrid to Edinburgh online to get the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket is costing on average $24 (€20) one way for this journey.

But we recommend booking Madrid to Edinburgh 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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