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Thu, 30 May MAD - LHR
Sun, 02 Jun LHR - MAD
£673 £667
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Wed, 17 Jul MAD - LGW
£23
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Tue, 04 Jun MAD - LGW
Thu, 06 Jun LGW - MAD
£117 £113
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Sat, 08 Jun MAD - LGW
Tue, 11 Jun LGW - MAD
£158 £155
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Thu, 13 Jun MAD - LGW
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£151 £148
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Thu, 20 Jun MAD - LHR
Sat, 22 Jun LHR - MAD
£196 £192
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Flight route information

Currency and price comparison

Train Local, one-way ticket
120% Trains are 120% more expensive in London than in Madrid.
Madrid £1.28
London £2.8
Meal Mid-priced restaurant
70% The average meal is 70% more expensive in London than in Madrid.
Madrid £11.99
London £20
Distance: 785 miles
Madrid airports
Adolfo Suárez Madrid - Barajas (MAD) How far from city centre: 8 miles
Torrejon (TOJ) How far from city centre: 15 miles
London airports
Heathrow (LHR) How far from city centre: 14 miles
Stansted (STN) How far from city centre: 30 miles
Gatwick (LGW) How far from city centre: 25 miles
Luton International (LTN) How far from city centre: 27 miles
London City (LCY) How far from city centre: 7 miles
Southend (SEN) How far from city centre: 35 miles

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Useful information for the flight from Madrid to London

How long is the flight from Madrid to London?

The duration of a direct flight from Madrid to London is approximately 2 hours. The fastest flights with connections take about 5 to 6 hours to reach London, depending on the stopover destination and flight path. The distance between Madrid and London is about 776 miles.

What are the most common stopovers?

The most common stopovers for flight departures from Madrid to London include Brussels Airport (BRU), Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS) and Barcelona-El Prat Airport (BCN).

What documentation do I need to fly to London from Madrid?

Residents of the EEA and Switzerland may enter the UK with either a passport or an identity card. All other nationalities require a passport, and possibly an entry visa depending on country of citizenship.

Which airlines fly from Madrid to London

Several major airlines offer passenger services from Madrid to London. These include:

How to find cheap flights from Madrid to London

Here are our six tips to secure better prices for flights from Madrid to London, hotels and car hire:

When are the best times to fly from Madrid to London

Airports in Madrid

Madrid has one major airport offering passenger services to London, Madrid-Barajas Airport (MAD).


Useful information about Madrid-Barajas Airport


Located in Madrid's Barajas district, Madrid-Barajas Airport is one of Europe’s largest airports, just 12km away from the city centre.

How to get to the airport:

Services: wide range of shops and duty-free shopping, free Wi-Fi, VIP lounges, large selection of food and drink outlets, postal and business facilities

Airports in London

London has several major airports offering flight services to Madrid: London Heathrow Airport (LHR), London City Airport (LCY) and London Gatwick Airport (LGW).


Useful information about London Heathrow Airport


Heathrow Airport is about 25km south-west of the city centre.

How to get from the airport to the city:

Services: open 24/7, Wi-Fi access, medical assistance, child care, lounges, duty-free shops, forex services, banks, cafés and restaurants.


Useful information about London City Airport


Located in the Borough of Newham, London City Airport is about 10km from the city centre, offering flights with connections between Madrid and London.

How to get from the airport to the city:

Services: open 24/7, free Wi-Fi, medical facilities, baby care, lounges, duty-free shops, ATMs, left luggage options, wide range of restaurants and cafés.


Useful information about London Gatwick Airport


Gatwick Airport is located 45km south of the city centre.

How to get from the airport to the city:

Services: open 24/7, Wi-Fi access, medical assistance, child care, lounges, duty-free shops, forex services, banks, many restaurants and cafés

What to do and visit in London

Frequently asked questions about flights from Madrid to London

How long does the flight take to go from Madrid to London?
The total flight time between Madrid and London is of around 02:34 hours on average, considering an average distance of 1,306 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
How can I find cheap flights from Madrid to London at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Madrid to London is 23£. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the best option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
Is London expensive to visit compared to Madrid?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in London costs an average of 4.50 GBP, 75% more expensive than Madrid, with a fare of 2.57 GBP, while train tickets costs 119% more in London: 2.80 GBP against 1.28 GBP in Madrid. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 20.00 GBP in London, 67% more than the 11.99 GBP in Madrid. The price of the coffee is around 77% more expensive in London, with an average of 3.62 GBP , while in Madrid the coffee costs 2.04 GBP.
When is the best time to book a flight from Madrid to London?
The most popular months to book a trip from Madrid to London are May, June and October, based on the searches of our customers.
When is the best time to travel from Madrid to London?
The best time of the year to go to London when flying from Madrid depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, June is the top 1º month to fly to London from Madrid in terms of searches from our customer, followed by August and January. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, March, February and November are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Madrid - London.
Is it possible to purchase a flexible ticket for my flight from Madrid to London?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions United Kingdom may apply when travelling from Madrid. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
How is the weather in London compared to Madrid?
While in Madrid the temperatures can reach an average of 37.21 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 3.0 mm ,London's temperatures can go up to 29.01 ºC during the hot season, with 9.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around -3.09 ºC in London, compared to the -3.74 ºC average degrees reported in Madrid. During the winter period, Madrid can register 3.0 mm precipitation, while London have an average of 6.0 mm rain level.
Which airports have flights between Madrid and London?
The main airport route flying between Madrid and London is: Adolfo Suárez Madrid - Barajas (MAD) to Heathrow (LHR). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Iberia.
  • LATAM Airlines.
  • American Airlines.
  • Alternatively, you can find Madrid - London flights between Adolfo Suárez Madrid - Barajas (MAD) to Gatwick (LGW) with the following airline(s) flying the route: Air Europa.
  • Norwegian Air International.
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Airlines with indirect flights from Madrid to London are:
Airlines with indirect flights from Madrid to London are:
  • TAP Portugal, stoping in Lisbon for 110 minutes minimun.
  • ITA Airways, with 85 minutes scale in Rome.
  • ITA Airways, with 85 minutes scale in Rome.

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Reviews: 3
5.0 /5
Caroline Frances Needham
Date 2018-12-18 Age Over 70 City London

Really helpful as we arrived late due to a traffic accident on the way to the airport. The staff fast tracked us to enable us to catch the flight

4.0 /5
Nik
Date 2018-12-24 Age 31-50 City London

Not so bad.

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Al
Date 2019-01-15 Age 31-50 City

The first part of the journey didn't start well I understand that in busy flight it is necessary to check your luggage but they should allow you bring your luggage with you under certain circumstances.

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maojinjaw
Date 2019-06-23 Age 51-70 City UK

Small modern and well maintained. Quick arrival/departure times.

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Reviews: 5
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Jose
Date 2019-06-04 Age 51-70 City Portugal

Great

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Blop
Date 2019-04-30 Age 31-50 City UK

Fast and convenient

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Jeff
Date 2019-06-10 Age 51-70 City London

Good overall

4.0 /5
Rod
Date 2018-04-26 Age 51-70 City Australia

Cafe/restaurant area needs to be updated - looks very dreary

1.0 /5
None
Date 2019-01-02 Age Over 70 City

Drone problems caused many problems

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Reviews: 2
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John
Date 2020-03-16 Age Over 70 City UK

Not applicable as did not travel

1.0 /5
Lucian
Date 2020-03-22 Age 31-50 City London

Worst ever

Flight Duration 2 h and 34 m Flights between Madrid and London take, on average, 2 h and 34 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flight £23 Cheapest price for a flight between Madrid and London found by our customers in the last 72 hours
Departing Airport Adolfo Suárez Madrid - Barajas The airport Adolfo Suárez Madrid - Barajas is the departure airport operating flights between Madrid and London
Arriving Airport Gatwick Flights departing Madrid with London as destination arrive at Gatwick

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