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To get from Madrid to London on Dec 2 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:35AMMadrid Barajas Airport2h25 09:00AMLondon Heathrow Airport
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03:50PMMadrid Barajas Airport2h25 05:15PMLondon Heathrow Airport
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01:20PMMadrid Barajas Airport2h35 02:55PMLondon Heathrow Airport
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07:35AMMadrid Barajas Airport2h25 09:00AMLondon Gatwick Airport
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Travel Information from Madrid to London

distanceDistance783 miles (1263 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • €68 • 2 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRyanair

Take a flight to travel 783 miles (1263 km) from Madrid to London. Ryanair is the main travel provider operating this trip. Travellers can even take a direct flight from Madrid to London.

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FAQs
Does United Kingdom have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people travelling to London from Madrid?

Travel from Madrid, Spain to London, United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Is international entry into London from Madrid restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to London, United Kingdom from Madrid?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals without a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 2 for vaccinated travellers
  • 2-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals with a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in London, United Kingdom?

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

  • Social distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

The above information was last verified on 11/30/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Madrid and London closer to your planned date of departure here.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Spain from London, United Kingdom?

Return travel to Madrid, Spain from United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Spain from United Kingdom?

Entry into Spain is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Spain from United Kingdom?

Requirements for reentering Spain:

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Spain?

All travellers must abide by the following measures in Spain to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

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

The above information about your return travel to Madrid, Spain was last verified on 11/30/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Madrid from London.

What are my Madrid to London travel options?

Getting from Madrid to London includes taking a flight.

What is the fastest way to get from Madrid to London?

The fastest way to travel between Madrid and London is by flight, which requires on average 2 h 20 min   of travel time.

How far is it from Madrid to London?

The distance from Madrid to London is approximately 783 miles (1263 km).

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Madrid to London?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Madrid to London:

  • Most travellers who book a plane ticket from Madrid to London depart from Madrid Barajas Airport to London Heathrow Airport.
Which travel companies can take me from Madrid to London?

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

  • Ryanair can get you to London by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Ryanair from Madrid to London for €68 on Omio.
Can I travel directly to London from Madrid?

Yes, there is a direct service from Madrid to London:

  • You can find a direct flight to London with Ryanair, British Airways, Air Europa or Iberia.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to London tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you book tickets for this trip.

Where should I go next after I travel from Madrid to London?
Looking to extend your trip from Madrid to London? Many Omio customers who go from Madrid to London usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Amsterdam or Brussels. If you're looking to explore Paris, Amsterdam or Brussels from London, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How far in advance should I purchase my Madrid to London ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets are costing €68 one way on average.

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

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