How to travel from Vienna to Madrid

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from Vienna to Madrid

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

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To get from Vienna to Madrid on Dec 09 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:10AMVienna International Airport3h20 10:30AMMadrid Barajas Airport
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07:10AMVienna International Airport3h20 10:30AMMadrid Barajas Airport
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12:20PMVienna International Airport3h10 03:30PMMadrid Barajas Airport
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12:15PMVienna International Airport7h00 07:15PMMadrid Barajas Airport
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02:10PMVienna International Airport5h15 07:25PMMadrid Barajas Airport
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Travel Information between Vienna and Madrid

distanceDistance1122 miles (1809 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$3 - $277
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $3 (€3) • 40 h 18 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $277 (€248) • 3 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Lufthansa

Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 1122 miles (1809 km) between Vienna and Madrid. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or Lufthansa among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or flight from Vienna to Madrid.

How to get from Vienna to Madrid

The Best Way According to our Users

When it comes to choosing a method of transportation from Vienna to Madrid, 100,00% of our customers do not hesitate to choose the flight as their preferred way to travel. Nowadays, passengers who want to fly around Europe have more options than ever before. With dozens of budget airlines covering several routes which connect to virtually all European countries, taking a flight to reach your desired destination is easy and inexpensive. The low fares and the short flight time are, among others, some of the reasons why our users choose the airplane as the best way to get from Vienna to Madrid, even if they have to face baggage limitations and long lines at check-in and security control. You can book your flights with Omio to make sure you are always taking the fastest route or getting the best deal. You can also add extra luggage and book securely with several methods of payment such as Apple Pay, PayPal and more.

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Travel Tips: Travel from Vienna to Madrid

Travel Tips: 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 Vienna to Madrid.
FAQs

Travel from Vienna, Austria to Madrid, Spain is: Unrestricted.

Is international entry into Madrid from Vienna restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Austria.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Madrid, Spain from Vienna?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Madrid, Spain?

The government of Spain has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 11/17/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Madrid from Vienna closer to your planned date of departure here.

The restriction level for your return to Vienna, Austria from Spain is: Unrestricted.

Is my journey back to Vienna from Madrid restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into Austria:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Vienna, 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: Recommended

This information about your return travel to Austria was last checked on 11/17/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Vienna from Madrid closer to your date of departure here.

There are 4 ways to travel between Vienna and Madrid including taking a bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to travel from Vienna to Madrid is by taking a train with an average price of $3 (€3).

This is compared to other travel options to Madrid:

A train is $264 (€236) less than a bus for this trip with tickets for a bus from Vienna to Madrid costing on average $267 (€239).

Taking a train is about $273 (€245) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $277 (€248) for this trip.

The fastest way to get to Madrid from Vienna is by flight with an average travel time of 3 h 5 min.

Other travel options to Madrid can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Madrid by bus can take on average 38 h 25 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 40 h 18 min   of travel time.

The distance is approximately 1122 miles (1809 km) from Vienna to Madrid.

The average frequency per day from Vienna to Madrid is:

  • Around 1 train per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Vienna and Madrid 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 from Vienna to Madrid:

  • Buses from Vienna to Madrid most often leave from Vienna, International Busterminal (VIB) and arrive in Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.
  • Flights from Vienna to Madrid most often leave from Vienna International Airport and arrive in Madrid Barajas Airport.
  • Trains mostly leave from Wien Westbahnhof and tend to arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

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

  • Flixbus can get you to Madrid by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Flixbus from Vienna to Madrid for $267 (€239) on Omio.
  • Lufthansa can get you to Madrid by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Lufthansa from Vienna to Madrid for $277 (€248) on Omio.

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

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

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 journey.

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

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

  • A bus ticket for this trip is costing $267 (€239) one way on average.
  • A plane ticket costs $277 (€248) one way on average for this route.
  • A train ticket costs $3 (€3) one way on average for this trip.

But we recommend booking Vienna 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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