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Spain - Air Travel (domestic)
When travelling on a domestic flight from Madrid flight times are fairly quick no matter which part of the country that you are going to. From Madrid to Barcelona the flight time is approximately 55 minutes, while to Bilbao it is around 50 minutes. The same time should be allowed for a flight to Seville, while to Valencia it is just 30 minutes. To fly to the Canary Islands from the capital you should allow a time of 2 and a half hours and to Mallorca it is just 1 hour.
Spanair and Iberia are the two main airlines which operate domestic flights in and out of Barcelona airport. Flying from Barcelona to Bilbao takes just 40 minutes, while flights from Barcelona to Malaga take 1 hour and 10 minutes. Barcelona to Seville is 1 hour and 10 minutes and to Valencia is less than half an hour.
A popular airline for internal flights is Vueling. The airline is based in the Catalan area but covers all the major cities in Spain including Madrid, Barcelona, Seville, Malaga and Alicante. In addition the airline covers a number of routes to other European countries. Air Europa is another regional airline which covers the airports already mentioned as well as the Canary Islands.
Madrid Barajas Airport
Tel: +34 91 321 1000
Tel: + 34 90 240 4704
Tel: + 34 90 240 4704
Tel: + 34 902 40 05 00
Tel: + 34 902 13 14 15
www.aireuropa.es (site in Spanish)
Tel: + 34 902 401 501
Tel: + 34 807 200 100
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