Birmingham to Madrid flights

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Departure Sat, 18 Jul Return Fri, 24 Jul
BHX Birmingham
MAD Madrid
return from £102
Departure Sun, 02 Aug Return Sun, 09 Aug
BHX Birmingham
MAD Madrid
return from £50
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Madrid is packed with amazing things to see and do; no wonder the city has become a social spot in Spain.
Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 1.11 EUR
British Pound Sterling Euro
1 EUR = 0.91 GBP
Last checked on 07 July 2020
Train
Local, one-way ticket
44%

Trains in Madrid are 44% cheaper than in Birmingham.

Birmingham
£2.4
Madrid
£1.35
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
2%

The average meal is 2% more expensive in Madrid than in Birmingham.

Birmingham
£10.6
Madrid
£10.81
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
20%

Taxis are 20% more expensive in Madrid than in Birmingham.

Birmingham
£2.2
Madrid
£2.7
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
37%

Coffee in Madrid is 37% cheaper than in Birmingham.

Birmingham
£2.72
Madrid
£1.71
Birmingham airports
  • ( Manchester International (MAN)
    How far from city centre: 62 miles
  • ( Birmingham Intl (BHX)
    How far from city centre: 6 miles
  • ( East Midlands (EMA)
    How far from city centre: 34 miles
Madrid airports
  • ( Adolfo Suárez Madrid - Barajas (MAD)
    How far from city centre: 8 miles
  • ( Torrejon (TOJ)
    How far from city centre: 15 miles
K Distance: 838 miles

Getting to and from the airport

Flights departing from Birmingham

Birmingham is considered the second largest city in Britain. The city is a centre for exquisite shopping, pulsating nightlife and vibrant culture. With its diverse cultural mix, Birmingham has something for everyone. With the Bullring Shopping Centre, Cadbury World, Bourneville Village, Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, the cosmopolitan city will amaze you with its picturesque landscapes, impressive attractions and exciting activities.

The metropolitan city is situated in the West Midlands area of England, and is home to many museums, parks and cultural festivals. Flights from Birmingham to Madrid depart from Birmingham Airport, which is located about 8km from the city centre.

Getting to Birmingham airport

Birmingham airport is one of the largest airports in the UK and it operates long-haul flights including European and domestic ones. Birmingham Madrid flights from the airport have a journey time of over two hours to Madrid. Iberia, Norwegian Air International 6059, Monarch, Ryanair and other major airlines operate international flights from Birmingham Airport.

Getting to the airport from the city is simple. You can connect to Birmingham Railway Station from the airport terminal through the free monorail service. From there, you can take a train ride to the city centre. Taxis are also available at the airport, or you can opt for a bus ride from the airport to the city centre.

Arriving to Madrid

Madrid is Spain's capital and largest city, renowned for its pulsating nightlife, fascinating attractions and exciting activities. The city is the official residence of the monarchy and is the hub for all cultural and political activities in Spain. Madrid appeals to all kinds of people - the party-goers, art aficionados, fashionistas, music lovers and culture enthusiasts.

The city has a rich history and architectural interest. As one of the most populous urban centre, Madrid is highly reputed as being the forerunner in financial, political and administrative capital of Spain. The metropolitan city is the home of the famous football team, Real Madrid.

How to get to the city centre

Flights to Madrid from Birmingham land at Adolfo Suárez Madrid-Barajas Airport, the major airport serving the city and its neighbouring areas. The airport is located just 13km northeast of the city, and getting to the city is simple. Once you land at the airport, you will find several transport options for your onward journey.

The airport has four terminals, which are all conveniently connected by rail or road. You can opt for a train ride or take a taxi to the city. The Madrid Underground system connects to suburban and national train networks for journeys outside the city.

Frequent questions about flights from Birmingham to Madrid

How can I find cheap flights from Birmingham to Madrid at eDreams?
Our search engines have found flights from 50€ for the route Birmingham - Madrid. At eDreams we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the cheapest option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
Is Madrid expensive to visit compared to Birmingham?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Madrid costs an average of 2.67 GBP euros, 21% more expensive than Birmingham, with a fare of 2.20 GBP euros, while train tickets costs 44% less in Madrid: 1.34 GBP euros against 2.40 GBP euros in Birmingham. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 10.70 GBP euros in Madrid, 8% less than the 11.60 GBP euros in Birmingham. The price of the coffee is around 38% cheaper in Madrid, with an average of 1.67 GBP euros, while in Birmingham the coffee costs 2.69 GBP.
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