on 08 Dec
on 08 Dec
The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Barcelona to Madrid is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.
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Of the 39 trains that leave Barcelona for Madrid every day 39 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
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|Average train duration||2 h 29 min|
|Average train ticket price||£30 (€33)|
|Train frequency||18 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 18 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Renfe, Renfe AVE, Renfe AVE INT, Renfe AVLO, Renfe REGIONAL EXPRESS, SNCF OUIGO, iryo|
Trains from Barcelona to Madrid cover the 312 miles long route taking on average 2 h 29 min with our travel partners like Renfe, Renfe AVE, Renfe AVE INT, Renfe AVLO, Renfe REGIONAL EXPRESS, SNCF OUIGO, iryo. Normally, there are 18 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £30, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £16. Travellers depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Madrid Atocha Cercanias.
Buy your official Renfe train tickets between Barcelona and Madrid from £16 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient journey.
Renfe is Spain’s national train provider operating freight and passenger trains on Spain’s extensive railway network as well as international routes to neighboring France and Portugal. Renfe has a wide range of ticket types to fit your budget like the Basic, Elige and Premium tickets. Renfe also offers discount cards like the Renfe Gold Card and +Renfe Youth Card 50 for qualified travellers. You can use these savings offers and discount cards on Omio when booking your Barcelona to Madrid trip. Renfe has a vast fleet of trains with different levels of comfort, amenities and speed. The Renfe AVE trains run at high speed and serve long-distance routes, Alvia trains combine high-speed and normal speed trains serving domestic routes, Altaria serves domestic routes into southern Spain, Euromed offers domestic routes along the Mediterranean coast, Avant trains serve regional commuter routes and Trenhotel offers night train routes.
When departing from Barcelona, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Barcelona Sants, Barcelona Passeig De Gracia and Barcelona. When arriving in Madrid, you can end your trip in train stations like Madrid Atocha Cercanias, Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes and Madrid Chamartín.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Barcelona Sants, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.3 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Madrid Atocha Cercanias, located 1.4 miles (2.3 km) away from the city centre.
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