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from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main

You can get from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main on Jan 27 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:05AMMadrid Barajas Airport2h45 09:50AMFrankfurt am Main Airport
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$251One-way
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07:05AMMadrid Barajas Airport2h45 09:50AMFrankfurt am Main Airport
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$251One-way
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08:40AMMadrid Barajas Airport2h45 11:25AMFrankfurt am Main Airport
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$471One-way
03:15PMMadrid Barajas Airport2h45 06:00PMFrankfurt am Main Airport
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$491One-way
03:40PMMadrid Barajas Airport2h50 06:30PMFrankfurt am Main Airport
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$561One-way

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Thu
Jan 27
$79Flixbus
$25Air Europa
Fri
Jan 28
$84BlaBlaCar Bus
$43Air Nostrum
Sat
Jan 29
$82BlaBlaCar Bus
$25Air Europa
Sun
Jan 30
$88Flixbus
$49Air Europa
Mon
Jan 31
$82Flixbus
$25Air Europa
Tue
Feb 1
$82Flixbus
$25Air Europa
Wed
Feb 2
$82Flixbus
$25Air Europa
Thu
Feb 3
$76Flixbus
$25Air Europa
Fri
Feb 4
$78BlaBlaCar Bus
$25Air Europa
Sat
Feb 5
$78BlaBlaCar Bus
$25Air Europa
Sun
Feb 6
$76Flixbus
$25Air Europa
Mon
Feb 7
$73Flixbus
$25Air Europa
Tue
Feb 8
$76Flixbus
$25Air Europa
Wed
Feb 9
$76Flixbus
$25Air Europa
Thu
Feb 10
$76Flixbus
$25Air Europa
Fri
Feb 11
$76Flixbus
$25Air Europa
Sat
Feb 12
$78BlaBlaCar Bus
$25Air Europa
Sun
Feb 13
$82Flixbus
$25Air Europa
Mon
Feb 14
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$25Air Europa
Tue
Feb 15
$76Flixbus
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Travel Information to Frankfurt am Main from Madrid

distanceDistance897 miles (1446 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or flight
priceTicket price range$73 - $79
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $73 (€61) • 24 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $79 (€66) • 2 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Air Europa

Travel 897 miles (1446 km) by bus or flight between Madrid and Frankfurt am Main. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 40 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $73 (€61). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or Air Europa among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main.

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FAQs

Am I allowed to travel from Madrid, Spain to Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

International travel from Madrid, Spain to Frankfurt am Main, Germany is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany if coming from Spain?

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

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Frankfurt am Main if traveling from Madrid?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What measures do I need to follow in Frankfurt am Main, Germany due to the pandemic?

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

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

The information above was last checked on 1/25/22; 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 to Frankfurt am Main from Madrid.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Spain from Frankfurt am Main, 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
  • 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
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

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 1/25/22. 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 Frankfurt am Main.

How do I go from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main?

There are 2 ways that you can travel between Madrid and Frankfurt am Main. You can take a bus or flight.

What is the cheapest way to travel to Frankfurt am Main from Madrid?

The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $73 (€61) compared to other travel options to Frankfurt am Main:

A bus is generally $6 (€5) less than a flight for the same trip. Taking a flight costs on average $79 (€66) from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main.

What is the fastest way to travel between Madrid and Frankfurt am Main?

The fastest way to get to Frankfurt am Main from Madrid is by flight with an average travel time of 2 h 40 min.

Other travel options to Frankfurt am Main can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 24 h 40 min   of travel time.

How far is it from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main?

Frankfurt am Main is approximately 897 miles (1446 km) away from Madrid.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main?

The average frequency per day from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main is:

  • 1 bus per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Frankfurt am Main from Madrid as scheduled services by bus or flight can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling to Frankfurt am Main from Madrid, where do I depart from Madrid and where do I arrive in Frankfurt am Main?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main:

  • Most travelers board their bus from Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83 and arrive in Frankfurt am Main, Hbf.
  • Most travelers board their plane from Madrid Barajas Airport and arrive in Frankfurt am Main Airport.

Which travel companies can take me from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main?

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

  • Flixbus can take you to Frankfurt am Main by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main for $73 (€61).
  • Travel with Air Europa to go to Frankfurt am Main by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Air Europa Madrid to Frankfurt am Main tickets on Omio for $79 (€66).

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main?

Many of our customers who book a trip from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Berlin, Paris or Munich. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Madrid and Frankfurt am Main itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Frankfurt am Main and any of these top destinations today!

When should I buy a ticket from Madrid to Frankfurt am Main online to score the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $73 (€61) one way for this journey.
  • A plane ticket is costing on average $79 (€66) one way for this journey.

But we recommend booking Madrid to Frankfurt am Main tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.