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Travelers usually depart from Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas, Madrid - Atocha, Madrid - Avenida de America, Madrid Chamartín railway station, or Madrid - Méndez Álvaro when they travel from Madrid to Barcelona. Book your trip to arrive at Barcelona–El Prat, Barcelona - Sants, Barcelona Bus Station, Barcelona - Urgell, or Barcelona - Placa de la Universitat. The distance between Madrid and Barcelona is 483 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Iberia Airlines, Air Europa, Vueling, Ryanair, and TAP Portugal. Madrid and Barcelona have 69 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Barcelona, consider visiting Teatre-Museu Dalí, Sagrada Familia, Museu Picasso - Barcelona, and Camp Nou.

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Check-in for a flight from Madrid to Barcelona

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
Iberia AirlinesIBEIBYesUnknownNo
Air EuropaAEAUXYesUnknownNo
VuelingVLGVYNoUnknownNo
RyanairRYRFRNo55 min before flightNo
TAP PortugalTAPTPYesUnknownNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Madrid to Barcelona?

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Madrid and Barcelona takes around 1.3 hours.

What is the flight distance between Madrid and Barcelona?

The flight distance between Madrid and Barcelona is 483 km.

What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Madrid and Barcelona?

Several carriers operate flights between Madrid and Barcelona. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Iberia Airlines, Vueling, Air Europa.

What are the most popular routes to and from Madrid?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Madrid and London, Mexico City, Paris, Bucharest, Budapest, Berlin, Warsaw, Vienna, Reykjavik, Palma, Majorca, Tenerife, Brussels, A Coruña, Amsterdam, Athens, Rome, Las Palmas, New York, Kraków, Amman.

What are the most popular routes to and from Barcelona?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Barcelona and Mexico City, London, Seville, Málaga, Berlin, Cancún, Buenos Aires, Palma, Majorca, Brussels, New York, Kyiv, Guadalajara, Paris, Vienna, Reykjavik, Budapest, Stockholm, Tenerife, Santiago de Compostela, Athens.

Which airports are there in Madrid?

Madrid is mainly served by Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas. But there are other airports nearby, including Torrejon Airport, Cuatro Vientos Airport.

What airports are near Madrid?

The main airport in Madrid is Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas. It is also served by Burgos Airport, Salamanca, Valladolid.

What airports are near Barcelona?

The main airport in Barcelona is Barcelona–El Prat. It is also served by Barcelona–El Prat, Reus, Perpignan–Rivesaltes, Castellón–Costa Azahar, Girona–Costa Brava, Béziers Cap d Agde, Carcassonne, Lleida–Alguaire.

What buses and trains depart from Madrid?

A number of bus and train companies depart from Madrid, including Renfe.

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