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Madrid travel tips

1) Do not neglect small talk if you want to win over the locals in Madrid

Residents of Madrid love leisurely conversations, even with strangers and tourists. Small talk is a must here before moving on to more important issues – like your hotel reservation, for example.

2) Head to the Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum to admire paintings by Van Gogh and Marc Chagall

Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza has collected paintings by famous artists from the 13th to the 20th century, including El Greco, Van Gogh, Marc Chagall, and others. Almost all styles of art are represented here, from the Renaissance to the avant-garde. The ticket costs 10 euro, and on Monday from 12:00 to 16:00 you can enter for free.

3) The dome of the Edificio Metrópolis building on Gran Vía in Madrid deserves to be featured on your Instagram

The Edificio Metrópolis building was built in 1911 on the corner of Gran Vía and is the pride of the locals. Its dome is covered in gold, and only the statue at the top took 24 carats of gold leaf.

Travelers usually depart from Birmingham, Birmingham - New Street Station, Birmingham Coach Station, Birmingham - Dudley St Bus Stop, or Birmingham - Bearwood when they travel from Birmingham to Madrid. Book your trip to arrive at Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas, Madrid - Puerto de Atocha, Madrid - Méndez Álvaro, Madrid - Avenida de America, or Madrid Chamartín railway station. The distance between Birmingham and Madrid is 1338 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Ryanair, Iberia Airlines, Lufthansa, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, and easyJet. Birmingham and Madrid have 314 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Madrid, consider visiting Museo Del Prado, Plaza Mayor, and Segovia.

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NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
RyanairRYRFRNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
Iberia AirlinesIBEIBYesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 3 hours before flight
KLM Royal Dutch AirlinesKLMKLYesOpens 30 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
easyJetEZYU2YesOpens 720 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Birmingham to Madrid?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Birmingham and Madrid takes around 2.4 hours.
What is the flight distance between Birmingham and Madrid?
The flight distance between Birmingham and Madrid is 1338 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Birmingham and Madrid?
Several carriers operate flights between Birmingham and Madrid. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Ryanair.
What are the most popular routes to and from Birmingham?
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What are the most popular routes to and from Madrid?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Madrid and London, Manchester, Dublin, Edinburgh, Athens, Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur, Thessaloniki, Reykjavik, Liverpool, Toronto, Bristol, Glasgow, Tallinn, Malta, Jakarta, Vancouver, Newcastle upon Tyne, Montreal, Caracas.
What airports are near Birmingham?
The main airport in Birmingham is Birmingham. It is also served by Heathrow, London Stansted, Luton, Gatwick, Manchester, Birmingham, Liverpool John Lennon, Bristol, London City, Leeds Bradford.
What airports are near Madrid?
The main airport in Madrid is Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas. It is also served by Valladolid, Salamanca, Burgos Airport.
What buses and trains depart from Birmingham?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Birmingham, including Megabus bus, National Express.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Birmingham and Madrid?
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