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Train Information between Madrid and Albacete

distanceDistance139 miles (224 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 31 min
priceAverage train ticket price£27 (€31)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesRenfe or Renfe AVE

Trains from Madrid to Albacete cover the 139 miles (224 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 31 min with our travel partners like Renfe or Renfe AVE. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £23, but the average price of train tickets is £27. Travellers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Albacete.

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Renfe and AVE between Madrid and Albacete

Renfe and AVE trains will get you between Madrid and Albacete from £23. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

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Renfe offers excellent train services within Spain and neighboring France and Portugal, including a trip from Madrid to Albacete. As an official travel partner of Renfe, Omio quickly and easily shows you Renfe train timetables and ticket types so you can find the cheapest, fastest or earliest Madrid to Albacete train. The distance from Madrid to Albacete with Renfe is around 139 miles (224 km) and prices for this trip are as low as £23.

Renfe is known for its wide range of ticket types with special offers like Promo, Promo+ and Flexible tickets and discount cards like Renfe Gold Card and +Renfe Youth Card 50, which can be used to purchase Renfe tickets on Omio.

When you ride with Renfe, you can expect to find an impressive fleet of trains offering different levels of comfort, amenities and time needed to travel to your destination: high-speed AVE for long-distance routes, Alvia and Altaria for domestic routes in parts of Spain, Euromed for domestic routes along the Spanish Mediterranean coast, regional Avant commuter trains and Trenhotel night trains.

Operator ticket policies for COVID

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • Renfe has applied temporary travel conditions for ticket holders that can no longer justify their travel or don’t wish to travel with AVE, Large Distancia, Avant or Media services for trips between 29th of October and 8th of May 2021
  • Travellers may choose to get a full refund, free of charge, or be provided with a new ticket for another date free of charge.
  • Passengers traveling international routes (Renfe–SNCF) can cancel their ticket free of charge until August 29th, 2021 if it’s requested three days before the departure date.


Renfe trains from Madrid to Albacete

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Renfe is Spain's national train operator and connects the country's main points of interest. In addition, Renfe has the largest high-speed network in Europe with AVE and Alvia trains. Other Renfe train types are Altaria, Euromed and Talgo. All Renfe trains are equipped with an on-board bistro, toilets, air conditioning and many of them with Wi-Fi.

At Omio you can easily check the Renfe timetable for your trip and book cheap Renfe tickets from Madrid to Albacete. When booking, you can choose different classes (Tourist, Tourist Plus, Preferred and Club), the seat and the type of ticket you want (Promo, Promo+, Flexible or Round Trip). If you have a Renfe discount card, you can specify it when you buy your ticket at Omio and take advantage of many offers. For information on ticket cancellation, please visit our Help centre.


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Travel Tips

Trains from Madrid to Albacete
Travel by train to Albacete easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Madrid to Albacete.
FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest train from Madrid to Albacete?
You can find a cheap train from Madrid to Albacete for some dates and times for as low as £23  one way in the next 7 days.
What is the average cost of a train from Madrid to Albacete?
If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Madrid to Albacete train price to come in at an average of £27  one way.
What is the distance from Madrid to Albacete by train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Madrid to Albacete via train to be approximately 139 miles (224 km).
How long is the train journey to Albacete from Madrid?
On average the train from Madrid to Albacete duration is 1 h 31 min  for the 139 miles (224 km) long trip, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
Which train station in Madrid goes to Albacete? Which train station do I come into Albacete from Madrid?

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha   to Albacete.

Where is the train station in Madrid to go to Albacete? Where is the train station in Albacete located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of Madrid. The most popular arrival train station in Albacete, called Albacete, is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from its city centre.

Which train providers should I travel with from Madrid to Albacete?
If you're looking for trains from Madrid to Albacete, you can rely on Renfe or Renfe AVE to get you to Albacete. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Madrid to Albacete journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Are there any Madrid to Albacete direct trains?
Yes, there are 10 direct trains per day from Madrid to Albacete. You can look to travel with Renfe or Renfe AVE  without needing to change in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this route.
How many trains per day are there to Albacete from Madrid?
On average, there are 10 trains a day from Madrid to Albacete. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When is the earliest train from Madrid to Albacete? When is the last train from Madrid to Albacete?
The first Madrid to Albacete train departs at 05: 55   and the last train from Madrid to Albacete leaves at 20: 15. Check out the most up-to-date Madrid to Albacete train schedule on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How early should I buy Madrid to Albacete train tickets to get the best deals?
If you buy a train ticket from Madrid to Albacete within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £27 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Albacete from Madrid are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Madrid
Albacete
The major railway station for departures from Madrid is Madrid-Puerta de Atocha. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Madrid-Puerta de Atocha for your trip from Madrid to Albacete.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
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AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+34 912432343
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 10: 00 - 20: 00
Public transport options for Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Metro lines: 1
Bus lines: 10, 14, 24, 26, 32, 37, 54, 57, 59, 85, 86, 102, 121, 203
Train lines: C1, C2, C3, C4, C5, C7, C8, C10