The cheapest times to fly from MAD to BNA are

  • January 8th to May 13th
  • October 15th to December 9th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from MAD to BNA is mid January. Prices can be as high as $1451 for Friday flights during early August, or as low as $757 for Tuesday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Nashville

Flying from Madrid (MAD) to Nashville, TN (BNA) will usually cost between $805 to $1300 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $839. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1361. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $522 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $952 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MAD to BNA flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the MAD to BNA route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

MAD to BNA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MAD to BNA flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Madrid. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to BNA, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into MAD. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Nashville, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Madrid. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $107 (10%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $940. Return trip prices are from the BNA to MAD flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from MAD to BNA can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 48 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking MAD to BNA

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from MAD to BNA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (MAD > BOS > BNA)

  • Price for both tickets: $549
  • Average savings: $403 (42.33%)

See MAD to LGA flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (MAD > LGA > BNA)

  • Price for both tickets: $554
  • Average savings: $398 (41.81%)

See MAD to BOS flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (MAD > JFK > BNA)

  • Price for both tickets: $556
  • Average savings: $396 (41.6%)

See MAD to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MAD to BNA? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 19 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Nashville International Airport to Adolfo Suarez Madrid Barajas Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4341 miles or 6986 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MAD to BNA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MAD to BNA flight is about 8 hour 48 minutes.

How many flights go between Madrid and Nashville, TN?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 18 available flights from MAD to BNA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeMAD
Origination airport nameAdolfo Suarez Madrid Barajas Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeBNA
Destination airport nameNashville International Airport
CityNashville, TN
Countrythe United States


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