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$129easyJet
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$70British Airways
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Travel Information to Edinburgh from Madrid

distanceDistance1071 miles (1727 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • $98 (€78) • 2 h 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBritish Airways

Take a flight to travel 1071 miles (1727 km) to Edinburgh from Madrid. British Airways is the main travel company operating this route. Travelers can even take a direct from Madrid to Edinburgh.

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

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

Can I enter United Kingdom if coming from Spain?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • 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

What measures do I need to follow in Edinburgh, United Kingdom due to the pandemic?

All travelers in United Kingdom must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/22/21; 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 between Madrid and Edinburgh.

Are there restrictions on reentering Spain from Edinburgh, United Kingdom due to the coronavirus pandemic?

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

Is my journey back to Madrid from Edinburgh restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into Spain:

  • 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 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 9/22/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Madrid from Edinburgh closer to your date of departure here.

What are the ways to get from Madrid to Edinburgh?

You can get from Madrid to Edinburgh by flight.

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

A flight is the fastest way to get to Edinburgh from Madrid with an average travel time for this route around 2 h 50 min.

What is the distance from Madrid to Edinburgh?

The Madrid to Edinburgh distance is around 1071 miles (1727 km).

Where do I depart from Madrid? Where do I arrive in Edinburgh?

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

  • Flights most often depart from Madrid at Madrid Barajas Airport and arrive in Edinburgh at Edinburgh Airport.
Which travel companies can get 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:

  • British Airways can take you to Edinburgh by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for British Airways from Madrid to Edinburgh for $98 (€78).
Where should I go next after I travel to Edinburgh from Madrid?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Madrid to Edinburgh often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like London, Glasgow or Manchester. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Madrid and Edinburgh itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Edinburgh and any of these top destinations today!
How early should I book tickets from Madrid to Edinburgh online for the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets cost on average $98 (€78) one way.

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

Stations

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Madrid Est. Sur
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the bus station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines 6<br>Bus lines 8, 102, 113, 148, 152, 156, N11<br>Suburban train lines C1, C5, C7, C10
Madrid Chamartín
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