Repatriation to Spain


Our experienced team is completely familiar with the requirements of repatriation to Spain, and bringing loved ones from Spain. For many years, we have helped and reassured families about repatriation to mainland Spain and the Islands.

Our Spanish speaking specialists liaise with families and local officials during repatriation to Spain to smooth the process for the journey home.


When carrying out repatriation to or from Spain we work across: Barcelona, Madrid, Valencia, Bilbao, Malaga, Palma de Mallorca, Alicante, Arrecife, Fuerteventura, Las Palmas and Ibiza.

We advise Spanish families and families of other nationalities about the protocols which apply to them throughout repatriation to or from Spain. Ask our International Team about coffin repatriation, or cremation and repatriation of the urn to or from Spain by completing our inquiry form, or by calling our Team.

What do we need?

When repatriating to Spain, Rowland Brothers International observes local protocol where the deceased is located as well as the consular requirements for Spain.  Documentation usually includes but is not limited to:

  • Passport of the deceased
  • Local death certificate
  • Embalming certificate
  • Freedom from infection certificate
  • Permission to bring the person out of the country
  • Permit for the country of destination if required

We are able to arrange flight information within a few hours of completing all official documents.

What’s Included?

Rowland Brothers International’s repatriation to Spain, includes:

  • Collection of deceased from UK mainland
  • Preparation of the deceased
  • A coffin suitable for international transportation
  • Complete documentation service
  • Translations if required
  • Transfer to the airport
  • Flight for the deceased
  • Assistance with return of luggage

Get in Touch

Full repatriation service from the UK to Spain starts from £1,900.

Full repatriation service from anywhere to Spain is dependent on the location of the deceased.  Please contact us for an itemised estimate from any country to Spain.

Please request a Spanish-speaking staff member to contact you on our contact form if you require communication in Spanish

In general terms, repatriation will take approximately 5-10 working days, from the date the deceased is released by the local authorities.

The timeframe is also dependent on the local authorities issuing the required documentation and then flight availability with the airlines

Contact Us:

Contact us first to discuss:

UK Clients:

0800 917 3585

International Clients:

+44(0)20 8684 2324


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