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About Flights to Spain

Summary info about Spain flight prices, duration and airlines

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Best Round-Trip Price


Fastest flight time

25h 10m

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3 airlines
The best one-way flight price to Spain from Australia in the last 72 hours is $612 (Melbourne to Madrid Barajas).
The best round-trip flight price to Spain from Australia in the last 72 hours is $1,115 (Melbourne to Madrid Barajas).
The fastest flight to Spain from Australia takes 25h 10m (Sydney Kingsford Smith to Barcelona-El Prat).
There are 3 airlines operating flights to Spain, including China Eastern, Etihad Airways and Air China.

Spain flights insights and trends

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What are the most popular cities to visit in Spain?

Some of the world’s most well-travelled cities are in Spain. The most popular city to travel to in Spain is Barcelona, which momondo users choose as their landing destination 39% more often than other cities. The next most popular cities in Spain are Madrid and Málaga.

How long is the flight from Australia to Spain?

If you’re flying from a popular airport in Australia, such as Sydney Kingsford Smith or Melbourne, and flying into the most popular airport in Spain (Madrid Barajas), then you can expect flight times to average 26h 10m and 24h 10m, respectively.

Which airlines fly to Spain?

There are a total of 25 airlines that operate flight routes to Spain, with Qatar Airways being the most popular option. An estimated 42% of those flying into Spain choose to fly with Qatar Airways. If you’re unable to find tickets with Qatar Airways, then Emirates and Etihad Airways are also popular airlines to fly with.

Cheapest flights to cities in Spain

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Useful information for your flight to Spain

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What popular landmarks are in Spain?

What is the best airport to land at to visit Placa de Catalunya?

When visiting Placa de Catalunya in Barcelona, the closest airport is Barcelona-El Prat Airport.

What is the cheapest flight to Spain?

The cheapest flights to Spain recently found by momondo users are $26 with Norwegian, $27 with Ryanair, and $38 with Vueling.

What is the most popular airport in Spain to fly to?

When did momondo last update prices for flights to Spain?

Prices for flights to Spain are refreshed on a daily basis.

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How old do you have to be to fly to Spain?

The minimum age for a child to fly alone is five, but airlines offering an unaccompanied minor (UNMR) service may have their age restrictions, such as regulations concerning flight duration, timing, and stopovers. It is recommended that you verify with the airline you are booking with for travel to Spain.

What documentation or ID do you need to fly to Spain?

The necessary travel and health documents for your Spain trip may vary depending on your travel plans and individual circumstances. Generally, you should have various documents, such as a national ID card or driver's licence and a passport that is valid for six months beyond your scheduled arrival date. We recommend seeking advice from your airline or a trusted third party, such as IATA.

Recent flights found to popular cities in Spain

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Cheapest flight routes to Spain

These routes have the cheapest flights to Spain found by momondo users in Australia
DepartingDestinationBest TimeBest Price
MelbourneMadrid24h 10m$1,102
SydneyMadrid26h 10m$1,127
BrisbaneMadrid35h 20m$1,180
SydneyBarcelona25h 40m$1,431
MelbourneBarcelona24h 10m$1,546
PerthMadrid21h 40m$1,682
PerthBarcelona21h 40m$1,712
CanberraMadrid35h 20m$1,744
CoolangattaMadrid33h 10m$1,786
MelbourneValencia34h 30m$1,813
SydneyPalma de Mallorca30h 20m$1,872
BrisbaneBarcelona23h 40m$1,878
SydneyValencia45h 50m$1,934
SydneyVigo35h 55m$1,934
MelbourneMálaga28h 05m$1,958
CoolangattaAlicante36h 40m$1,962

Best things to do and see in Spain

How long does it take to fly to Spain?

You can get flights to Spain from a few Australian cities and land at a choice of destination airports. The most popular Australia to Spain flights leave from Sydney, with plenty out of Melbourne and a good few from Brisbane. You can fly to Madrid from any of them, and also to Barcelona, in around 22h. Looking at specific airlines and flight times, you'll find lots of options if you fly out of Sydney. The average flight duration from here to Barcelona is around 23h and 40min, with flights landing in Madrid taking about 24h on average. Airline and airfare options are numerous: British Airways, Qantas, Singapore Airlines, Emirates, Qatar Airways, Cathay Pacific, so you can pretty much take your pick. If you're leaving from Melbourne, it will take about 23h and 15min to reach Madrid, and an average of around 21h and 30min to fly to Barcelona. Once again, you'll have plenty of airlines to choose from, with Qatar, Singapore Airlines and Qantas all flying the route, along with cheap flights from the likes of Jetstar and Scoot. Brisbane offers flights that average roughly 23h to both Madrid and Barcelona, once again with the same airlines.

Can you get direct flights to Spain from Australia?

Currently, there are no non-stop flights from Australia to Spain, so use momondo to find the shortest flights and the ones that offer the best value for money. The quickest flights out of Melbourne Tullamarine Airport (MEL) take just under 21h, flying with Qatar Airways. These make one stopover at Doha International Airport (DOH) and land at Barcelona-El Prat Airport (BCN). Madrid flights from Melbourne take slightly longer, landing at Madrid-Barajas Adolfo Suárez Airport (MAD) after about 21h and 45min. You can fly either on Emirates and stop over at Dubai International Airport (DXB) or Qatar Airways, stopping over in Doha. The shortest flights from Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport (SYD) to Madrid are run by the premier Middle Eastern airline trio – Emirates, Qatar Airways and Etihad Airways. These stop at Dubai, Doha and Abu Dhabi Airports. Planes from Sydney to Barcelona take about 21h and 40min, giving you a choice of flying via Singapore Changi Airport (SIN) or Dubai. From Brisbane Airport (BNE), choose Qatar via Doha for a roughly 21-hour flight to Barcelona or Qatar via Doha to get to Madrid in about 22h.

What is the best way to travel around Spain?

Spain has several enticing cities to visit, and you can travel between them very easily on the national public transport system, or by taking short flights. If you've landed in Barcelona and want to visit the nation's capital, you can fly to Madrid in about 3h and 25min. However, the fastest way to get there is to take advantage of Spain's high-speed Renfe train service, which will only take about 2h and 30min to make the trip. If you've decided to hire a car, it's about a six-hour drive, which is perfect for an overnight road trip. Another city that's worth visiting is Seville. From Barcelona, flying is your best bet, taking about 4h. Driving will take about 9h and 40min. If you're coming from Madrid, the train is quicker than flying, once again, getting you there in about 2h and 40min.

Does an Australian citizen need a passport or visa to fly to Spain?

Australian citizens don't need a visa to enter Spain, as Australians are currently exempt from Europe's Schengen visa requirements. This means that you'll automatically be given a short stay visa when you land in Madrid or Barcelona. This allows you to stay for up to 90 days at a time in any six-month period.

Useful information for finding Spain flight deals

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    With “Price Forecast”, learn how soon you should book your flight in advance. Down to the day of week and time of day, our information can inform you on the ideal time to book to save on your travel. Our “Price Calendar” shows you at a quick glance when to book your travel for lower rates. By setting “Price Alerts” you can monitor changes in price and target the ideal time to book. Search for your trip destination by budget amount via our “Explore” feature. Whether you’re looking for ideas for your next travel adventure or cost-cutting tips, our “Discover” content is a great place to start.

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Why should I use momondo to find a flight deal to Spain?

To find the flight that best suits your needs, momondo gathers a range of flights from a large pool of different airlines and agents; you can then use our insights and filters to find and book the right flight to Spain.

Can I find flights to Spain with flexible booking policies on momondo?

Yes. All flights to Spain on momondo can be compared and filtered by various policies on offer, including flexible booking.

How can momondo help me find flights to Spain?

Once you have performed a search in the form on the page, momondo provides useful filters and insights. We can show you the cheapest days and times to fly as well as filter your options to help you make an informed choice when booking flights to Spain.

I’m not ready to book a flight to Spain right now. Can momondo alert me if prices change?

If you are not ready to book a flight to Spain now, use our insights above to find helpful tips or alternatively set up a price alert; this is where momondo will track prices on flights to Spain and let you know when they change.

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