How to travel from Zagreb to Madrid

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Travel Information to Madrid from Zagreb

distanceDistance1055 miles (1701 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$3 - $918
fastestFastest modeFlight • $918 (€823) • 2 h 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Lufthansa

Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 1055 miles (1701 km) from Zagreb to Madrid. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or Lufthansa among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Zagreb to Madrid.

Travel Tips: Travel from Zagreb 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 Zagreb to Madrid.
FAQs

Travel between Zagreb, Croatia and Madrid, Spain is: Unrestricted.

Can travelers from Croatia enter Spain?

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

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

Conditions of entry into Spain:

  • There are no current restrictions

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 11/17/22. 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 from Zagreb to Madrid.

The restriction level for your return to Zagreb, Croatia from Spain is: Unrestricted.

Is my journey back to Zagreb from Madrid restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into Croatia:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Zagreb, Croatia?

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

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

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

There are 4 ways to get from Zagreb to Madrid: bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to go to Madrid from Zagreb is by taking a train, which costs on average $3 (€3).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Madrid:

Taking a train is about $253 (€227) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $257 (€230) for this journey.

Taking a train is about $915 (€820) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $918 (€823) for this journey.

The fastest way from Zagreb to Madrid is by flight with an average journey time of 2 h 55 min.

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

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 36 h 30 min   of travel time.

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

Madrid is approximately 1055 miles (1701 km) away from Zagreb.

The average frequency per day from Zagreb to Madrid is:

  • 1 bus a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Zagreb to 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 when traveling from Zagreb to Madrid:

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Zagreb, Autobusni Kolodvor and arrive in Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.
  • Most travelers board their plane from Zagreb Franjo Tuđman Airport and arrive in Madrid Barajas Airport.
  • Most travelers who book a train ticket from Zagreb to Madrid depart from Zagreb Klara to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

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

  • You can take a bus from Zagreb to Madrid with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $257 (€230) with Flixbus from Zagreb to Madrid.
  • You can take a flight from Zagreb to Madrid with Lufthansa. Cheap tickets can be found for $918 (€823) with Lufthansa from Zagreb to Madrid.
Many of our customers traveling from Zagreb 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!

When planning your trip from Zagreb to Madrid, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost $257 (€230) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost on average $918 (€823) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $3 (€3) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Zagreb to Madrid online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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