The cheapest times to fly from MEM to MAD are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • October 1st to December 16th

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 MEM to MAD is early November. Prices can be as high as $1611 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $595 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Madrid

Flying from Memphis, TN (MEM) to Madrid (MAD) will usually cost between $777 to $1432 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $787. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1536. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $748 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1042 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MEM to MAD flight.

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

MEM to MAD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MEM to MAD flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Memphis. 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 depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Madrid, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Memphis. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $115 (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 $989. Return trip prices are from the MAD to MEM 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 MEM to MAD can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 9 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking MEM to MAD

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 MEM to MAD — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (MEM > LGA > MAD)

  • Price for both tickets: $571
  • Average savings: $472 (45.25%)

See MEM to LGA flights

Hack #2: Newark, NJ (MEM > EWR > MAD)

  • Price for both tickets: $600
  • Average savings: $442 (42.42%)

See MEM to EWR flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $613
  • Average savings: $430 (41.22%)

See MEM to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MEM to MAD? 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 Adolfo Suarez Madrid Barajas Airport to Memphis International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4537 miles or 7302 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MEM to MAD flight is about 9 hour 9 minutes.

How many flights go between Memphis, TN and Madrid?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 57 available flights from MEM to MAD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MEM
Origination airport name Memphis International Airport
City Memphis, TN
Country the United States
Latitude 35
Longitude -90

Return Airport

Destination code MAD
Destination airport name Adolfo Suarez Madrid Barajas Airport
City Madrid
Country Spain
Latitude 40.5
Longitude -3.6


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