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Travel Information to Madrid from Salzburg

distanceDistance969 miles (1563 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or flight
priceTicket price range$102 - $371
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $102 (€85) • 32 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $371 (€308) • 4 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or KLM

Travel 969 miles (1563 km) by bus or flight to Madrid from Salzburg. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 35 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $102 (€85). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or KLM among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Salzburg to Madrid.

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FAQs
Am I allowed to travel from Salzburg, Austria to Madrid, Spain?

International travel from Salzburg, Austria to Madrid, Spain is: Partially open.

Can I enter Spain if coming from Austria?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • 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 measures do I need to follow in Madrid, Spain due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Spain 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 12/2/21; 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 Salzburg and Madrid.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Salzburg, Austria from Madrid, Spain?

The restriction level for your return to Salzburg, Austria from Spain is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Salzburg from Madrid restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into Austria:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Salzburg, Austria?

You should observe these safety measures in Austria as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information about your return travel to Austria was last checked on 12/1/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Salzburg from Madrid closer to your date of departure here.

How do I reach Madrid from Salzburg?

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

What is the cheapest way from Salzburg to Madrid?

The cheapest way to travel between Salzburg and Madrid is by taking a bus with an average price of $102 (€85).

This is compared to other travel options to Madrid:

Taking a bus is about $268 (€224) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $371 (€308) for this journey.

What is the quickest way from Salzburg to Madrid?

The fastest way from Salzburg to Madrid is by flight with an average journey time of 4 h 35 min.

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

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 32 h 15 min.

How far is Madrid from Salzburg?

The Salzburg to Madrid distance is around 969 miles (1563 km).

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Salzburg to Madrid:

  • Most travelers take a bus from Salzburg, Lastenstrasse / Weiserhofstraße to Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.
  • Most travelers take a flight from Salzburg Airport to Madrid Barajas Airport.
Who can get me from Salzburg to Madrid?

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

  • You can go to Madrid from Salzburg by bus with Flixbus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $102 (€85) with Flixbus from Salzburg to Madrid on Omio.
  • You can travel by plane from Salzburg to Madrid with KLM, and you can find KLM Salzburg to Madrid tickets for $371 (€308) on Omio.
What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Salzburg to Madrid?
Omio customers who travel from Salzburg to Madrid often also extend their vacation to go to Barcelona, Valencia or Sevilla. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Madrid and these popular destinations at a great price.
When should I book a ticket from Salzburg to Madrid online to score the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $102 (€85) one way for this journey.
  • A plane ticket for this route costs on average $371 (€308) one way.

But we recommend booking Salzburg to Madrid 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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