The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Gibraltar to Madrid will cost around £ 52 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 52.
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5 h 17 m
5 h 17 m
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Of the 1 trains that leave Gibraltar for Madrid every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 496 km distance in an average of 5 h 17 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 5 h 17 m .
The slowest trains will take 5 h 17 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||308 miles (496 km)|
|Average train duration||5 h 17 min|
|Average train ticket price||£46 (€52)|
Trains from Gibraltar to Madrid cover the 308 miles (496 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 17 min with our travel partners like Renfe. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £46, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £20.
For as little as £20 you can travel by train between Gibraltar and Madrid with Renfe. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.
Travel from Gibraltar to Madrid with ease and comfort with Renfe, Spain’s main operator of train services covering around 9, 300 miles of domestic and international routes. When taking a Renfe train from Gibraltar to Madrid, you can expect to travel 308 miles (496 km) and pay as low as £20. Check Renfe’s train timetables on Omio and score cheap tickets between Gibraltar and Madrid!
Renfe has a wide range of ticket types to fit your budget like Promo, Promo+ and Flexible. 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 trip.
Renfe offers a wide range of train types with different levels of comfort, amenities and speed. 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 you buy your Renfe train tickets from Gibraltar to Madrid don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:
Travelling by train from Gibraltar to Madrid is easy. Every day of the week, travellers can pick from between six to eight trains from Gibraltar to Madrid, with early morning, lunchtime and evening departures all possible. Every train service is operated by Renfe, and there are two departure points: Algeciras station or San Roque-La Linea, which is much closer to the Gibraltar-Spain border. There are no services directly from Gibraltar itself, and travellers need to cross the border before they can board. When they are underway, most trains run straight into Madrid's Atocha station, although some require a change at Antequera Santa Ana. Journey times vary, and the shortest duration is around 5 hours 30 minutes.
Travel by train between Gibraltar, United Kingdom and Madrid, Spain is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom
The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 17/09/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Madrid from Gibraltar closer to your date of departure here.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Madrid to Gibraltar is: Partially open
Reentry to United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
What are the entry requirements?
The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last verified on 18/09/2021. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Madrid to Gibraltar train here.
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