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Travelers usually depart from Cardiff, Cardiff - Sophia Gardens, Cardiff - University, Cardiff - Gabalfa, or Cardiff - Kingsway Stop GB when they travel from Cardiff 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 - Principe Pio. The most popular airlines for this route are Ryanair, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, LoganAir LM, Air Europa, and Aer Lingus. Cardiff and Madrid have 181 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Madrid, consider visiting Museo Del Prado, Segovia, and Plaza Mayor.

Check-in for a flight from Cardiff to Madrid

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
RyanairRYRFRNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
KLM Royal Dutch AirlinesKLMKLYesOpens 30 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
LoganAir LMLOGLMYes0
0
Air EuropaAEAUXYes0
0
Aer LingusEINEINoOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 5 hours before flight

Spain COVID-19 travel restrictions

Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in Spain – 12/2022
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Most travelers from Cardiff, CWL can enter Spain, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result is not required
  • Quarantine is not required
Visa requirements
  • Visa is not required

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • Proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result is not required
  • Quarantine is not required
Visa requirements
  • Visa is not required

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in Spain in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

What are the most popular routes to and from Cardiff?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Cardiff and Málaga, Faro, Barcelona, Amsterdam, Edinburgh, Dublin, Tenerife, Glasgow, Palma, Majorca, Istanbul, London, Alicante, Belfast, Ibiza, Paris, Athens, New York, Lanzarote, Las Palmas, Menorca.
What are the most popular routes to and from Madrid?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Madrid and London, Manchester, Dublin, Edinburgh, Birmingham, Athens, Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur, Thessaloniki, Reykjavik, Liverpool, Toronto, Bristol, Glasgow, Tallinn, Malta, Jakarta, Vancouver, Newcastle upon Tyne, Montreal.
What airports are near Cardiff?
The main airport in Cardiff is Cardiff. It is also served by Heathrow, Gatwick, London Stansted, Luton, Manchester, Birmingham, Bristol, Liverpool John Lennon, London City, East Midlands.
What airports are near Madrid?
The main airport in Madrid is Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas. It is also served by Valladolid, Salamanca.
What buses and trains depart from Cardiff?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Cardiff, including National Express.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Cardiff and Madrid?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Cardiff and Madrid thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Cardiff and Madrid can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
What is Virtual Interlining and how do I use it?
Virtual Interlining provides a revolutionary way of traveling. You can combine different modes of transport like flights, trains, and buses into one itinerary. And this often saves money. Thanks to the world's largest carrier database, the Kiwi.com search function enables anyone to mix and match different modes of transport easily.
Which airlines fly between Cardiff and Madrid?
Currently, you can fly between Cardiff and Madrid with Ryanair, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, LoganAir LM, Air Europa, Aer Lingus.
When's the best time to travel between Cardiff and Madrid?
If you don’t have specific dates for your trip between Cardiff and Madrid, you can enter a date range into the departure and return fields. Most carriers on the Kiwi.com website allow you to search and book up to six months from the day of your search. Order the search results by the best, cheapest, or fastest route, or find the cheapest outbound and return combination in the pricing table.
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