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Travel Information to Karlsruhe from Madrid

distanceDistance835 miles (1347 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$3 - $89
fastestFastest modeBus • $89 (€84) • 25 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus

Travel 835 miles (1347 km) by bus, ferry, flight or train to Karlsruhe from Madrid. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Madrid to Karlsruhe.

Travel Tips: Travel from Madrid to Karlsruhe

Travel Tips: Travel to Karlsruhe 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 Karlsruhe.

Travel between Madrid, Spain and Karlsruhe, Germany is: Unrestricted.

Can travelers from Spain enter Germany?

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

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

Conditions of entry into Germany:

  • There are no current restrictions

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Karlsruhe, 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 11/6/22. 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 Karlsruhe from Madrid.

The current restriction level for returning to Madrid, Spain from Germany is: Unrestricted.

Am I allowed to reenter Madrid, Spain from Karlsruhe, Germany?

Reentering Spain is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

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

  • There are no current restrictions

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 11/17/22. 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 Karlsruhe here.

There are 4 travel options from Madrid to Karlsruhe: bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Karlsruhe is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around $3 (€3) compared to other travel options to Karlsruhe:

Taking a flight is usually $86 (€81) less than taking a bus to Karlsruhe, which costs on average $89 (€84) for the same trip.

A flight is generally $3 (€3) less than a train for the same journey. Taking a train costs on average $6 (€6) from Madrid to Karlsruhe.

The fastest way from Madrid to Karlsruhe is by bus with an average journey time of 25 h 35 min.

There are alternative travel options to Karlsruhe that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a flight requires on average 0 h 0 min   of travel time.

In comparison, getting to Karlsruhe by train can take on average 42 h 6 min.

Karlsruhe is approximately 835 miles (1347 km) away from Madrid.

The average frequency per day from Madrid to Karlsruhe is:

  • 1 train a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Madrid and Karlsruhe as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight 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 Karlsruhe:

  • Most travelers who buy a bus ticket from Madrid to Karlsruhe depart from Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83 to Karlsruhe, Hinterm Hauptbahnhof.
  • Most travelers catch their flight from Madrid Barajas Airport and arrive in Karlsruhe/Baden-Baden Airport.
  • Most travelers who book a train ticket from Madrid to Karlsruhe depart from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Karlsruhe Hbf.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Madrid to Karlsruhe:

  • You can travel from Madrid to Karlsruhe by bus with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $89 (€84) with Flixbus from Madrid to Karlsruhe.

Yes, there are direct services available from Madrid to Karlsruhe with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find direct buses with.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Karlsruhe as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Madrid to Karlsruhe.

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

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

  • A bus ticket for this journey is costing $89 (€84) one way on average.
  • A plane ticket costs $3 (€3) one way on average for this trip.
  • A train ticket costs $6 (€6) one way on average for this route.

But we recommend booking Madrid to Karlsruhe 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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