Flights from London Gatwick to Madrid

Tips and tricks to help you find cheap flights from London Gatwick to Madrid

Favourite airline: easyJet
The most popular airline for flights from London Gatwick to Madrid is easyJet.
31 %
Air Europa
25 %
TAP Portugal
18 %
Tip: book 6 months before departure
If booked 6 months before travel, flights cost only £76.00.
179 days before departure
Cheapest weekday: Tuesday
Compared to other weekdays, flights are cheapest on Tuesday.
Direct flights are cheaper
On this route, direct flights are £17.00 cheaper than flights with a stopover.
non stop flight
1 stop
2 stops
02h 40min
10h 00min
14h 35min
The favourite connection is non-stop
Direct flights are especially popular on this route. 71 % of travellers will book a non-stop flight.
Direct flights
02h 40min, from £58
71 %
2 stopovers Porto Lisbon
14h 35min, from £152
15 %
1 stopover Lisbon
21h 55min, from £141
6 %

Useful information about the flight from London Gatwick to Madrid

Summer sun and plenty to do in Madrid

Madrid is an excellent place to visit if you are looking for beautiful scenery, warm climate and vibrant lifestyle. With a lot to see and do at any time in the year, this is the ideal place to visit if you are planning your next holiday. Below are some points about Madrid that you may want to take into account.The best time to travel with key events and attractions

Best of Madrid's climate

No matter what time of year you travel you will find the climate in Madrid to be very pleasant. From April to June, although the climate is mild, you will find it lovely to be out and about if you prefer to avoid the high temperatures. During the summer, the temperature can get within the region of 40 degrees celsius. Perfect for those looking to get that golden tan. You may want to attend some of the annual events in Madrid, such as the 'Dos de Mayo' festival which is on the 2nd May, there are many traditional celebrations and attractions during this event. You may also like the sound of the International Jazz Festival which happens at the end of October.

Madrid is cost effective in many ways

If you are planning to budget for your trip, it is good to know that most general prices are lower than you would find here in the UK. Eating and drinking out is included in this, so you won't need to spend a fortune to have a good time.

Plenty of accommodation no matter what your budget

There is plenty of accommodation to choose from. If you are looking to keep costs down, you can get a bed in a hostel for as little as 12 Euros per night. If a hotel is more to your liking, you will only need on average 80 Euros per evening. Public transport is also very cheap, with bus and metro tickets ranging from 1.5 Euros to 12 Euros for day and week tickets. Even getting a taxi is cheaper than that in London.

Flight information: London Gatwick - Madrid

Outbound and return from £58.30
Flight duration min. 02:15 / max. 02:35
Return flight duration min. 02:15/ max. 02:25
Distance 1214 km
Flights per week 76
Departure airport London Gatwick (LGW)
Arrival airport Madrid Barajas (MAD)
Destination country Spain
Alternative flights to Madrid
Popular destinations for onward travel