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Distance between Barcelona (BCN) and Madrid (MAD)

Flight distance from Barcelona to Madrid (Barcelona–El Prat Airport – Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport) is 301 miles / 484 kilometers / 261 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 4 minutes.

Driving distance from Barcelona (BCN) to Madrid (MAD) is 375 miles / 604 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 12 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Barcelona to Madrid.

Shortest flight path between Barcelona–El Prat Airport (BCN) and Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport (MAD).

How far is Madrid from Barcelona?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Barcelona and Madrid. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 300.691 miles
  • 483.915 kilometers
  • 261.293 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 299.963 miles
  • 482.743 kilometers
  • 260.660 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A Barcelona–El Prat Airport
City: Barcelona
Country: Spain Flag of Spain
IATA Code: BCN
ICAO Code: LEBL
Coordinates: 41°17′49″N, 2°4′42″E

B Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport
City: Madrid
Country: Spain Flag of Spain
IATA Code: MAD
ICAO Code: LEMD
Coordinates: 40°29′36″N, 3°34′0″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Barcelona and Madrid.

Time Difference

Barcelona

 CET

Madrid

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 69 kg (153 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Barcelona (BCN) → Madrid (MAD).

Distance:
301
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
301

Round trip?