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from Stuttgart to Madrid

You can get from Stuttgart to Madrid by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Stuttgart to Madrid on Oct 25 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

12:00PMStuttgart Airport2h30 02:30PMMadrid Barajas Airport
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05:30PMStuttgart Airport15h25 08:55AMMadrid Barajas Airport
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05:20PMStuttgart Airport5h55 11:15PMMadrid Barajas Airport
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01:50PMStuttgart Airport9h25 11:15PMMadrid Barajas Airport
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11:00AMStuttgart Airport5h25 04:25PMMadrid Barajas Airport
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$276Lufthansa Cityline
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$335Iberia Express
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Travel Information between Stuttgart and Madrid

distanceDistance853 miles (1376 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or bus
priceTicket price range$129 - $214
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $129 (€105) • 29 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $214 (€175) • 2 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAir France or Flixbus

Travel 853 miles (1376 km) by flight or bus between Stuttgart and Madrid. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 25 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $129 (€105). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Air France or Flixbus among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or bus from Stuttgart to Madrid.

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Travel from Stuttgart to Madrid
Travel to Madrid 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 Stuttgart to Madrid.
Is international travel between Stuttgart, Germany and Madrid, Spain allowed?

Travel between Stuttgart, Germany and Madrid, Spain is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Germany enter Spain?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

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

Conditions of entry into Spain:

  • 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

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Madrid, Spain?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Spain has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 10/22/21. 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 Madrid from Stuttgart.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Germany from Madrid, Spain?

The current restriction level for returning to Stuttgart, Germany from Spain is: Partially open.

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

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

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

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

Which rules do I need to follow in Stuttgart, Germany regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Germany 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 10/23/21. 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 Stuttgart from Madrid here.

How do I travel from Stuttgart to Madrid?

There are 2 ways to get from Stuttgart to Madrid: flight or bus.

What is the cheapest way to travel from Stuttgart to Madrid?

The cheapest way to travel from Stuttgart to Madrid is by taking a bus with an average price of $129 (€105).

This is compared to other travel options to Madrid:

Taking a bus is about $85 (€70) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $214 (€175) for this trip.

What is the fastest way to travel from Stuttgart to Madrid?

The fastest way to get to Madrid from Stuttgart is by flight with an average travel time of 2 h 25 min.

Other travel options to Madrid can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 29 h 5 min   of travel time.

What is the distance from Stuttgart to Madrid?

The Stuttgart to Madrid distance is around 853 miles (1376 km).

When traveling to Madrid from Stuttgart, what are the departure and arrival points in Stuttgart and Madrid?

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

  • Most travelers board their plane from Stuttgart Airport and arrive in Madrid Barajas Airport.
  • Most travelers who purchase a bus ticket from Stuttgart to Madrid depart from Stuttgart, Feuerbach Bahnhof to Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.
Which travel operators can get me to Madrid from Stuttgart?

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

  • You can take a flight from Stuttgart to Madrid with Air France. Cheap tickets can be found for $214 (€175) with Air France from Stuttgart to Madrid.
  • You can travel by bus to Madrid from Stuttgart with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Stuttgart to Madrid tickets for $129 (€105) on Omio.
Is it possible to travel directly between Stuttgart and Madrid?

Yes, there are direct routes from Stuttgart to Madrid with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find direct flights with.
  • You can travel directly by bus with.

Direct services to Madrid 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 is another destination I should add to my tour from Stuttgart to Madrid?
Many of our customers traveling from Stuttgart to Madrid don't make Madrid their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Madrid are Barcelona, Valencia or Sevilla, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Madrid to any of these top destinations today!
How early should I book Stuttgart to Madrid tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket for this trip is costing $214 (€175) one way on average.
  • A bus ticket costs $129 (€105) one way on average for this trip.

But we recommend booking Stuttgart 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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