The cheapest times to fly from PHX to MAD are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • early to mid May
  • October 8th 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 PHX to MAD is early to mid May. Prices can be as high as $1328 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $449 for Tuesday flights around early to mid May.


When to Fly to Madrid

Flying from Phoenix, AZ (PHX) to Madrid (MAD) will usually cost between $625 to $1138 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid May with an average ticket price of $599. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1252. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $652 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $786 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PHX to MAD flight.

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

PHX to MAD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PHX to MAD flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Phoenix. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to MAD, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into PHX. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Madrid, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Phoenix. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $104 (9%) 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 $782. Return trip prices are from the MAD to PHX 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 PHX 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 11 hour 3 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking PHX 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 PHX to MAD — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (PHX > JFK > MAD)

  • Price for both tickets: $584
  • Average savings: $202 (25.72%)

See PHX to JFK flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $618
  • Average savings: $168 (21.39%)

See PHX to EWR flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (PHX > LGA > MAD)

  • Price for both tickets: $624
  • Average savings: $162 (20.56%)

See PHX to LGA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 24 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air Europa, Air France, Alaska, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Condor, Delta, Finnair, Frontier, Iberia, Icelandair, JetBlue, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Norwegian, Royal Air Maroc, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Adolfo Suarez Madrid Barajas Airport to Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5593 miles or 9001 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PHX to MAD flight is about 11 hour 3 minutes.

How many flights go between Phoenix, AZ and Madrid?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 66 available flights from PHX to MAD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codePHX
Origination airport namePhoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
CityPhoenix, AZ
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeMAD
Destination airport nameAdolfo Suarez Madrid Barajas Airport


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