The cheapest trains from Madrid to Gibraltar

Showing times and prices for 29 Nov

Cheapest

£72

Average

£72

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 Madrid to Gibraltar will cost around £ 72 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 72.

Cheapest
15:05Madrid-Puerta de Atocha5h10 20:15San Roque-La Linea
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£721One-way

Timetable Madrid to Gibraltar

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15:05Madrid-Puerta de Atocha5h10 20:15San Roque-La Linea
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Sun
28 Nov
£78Renfe
£18Grupo Interbus
Mon
29 Nov
£72Renfe
£18Grupo Interbus
Tue
30 Nov
£45Renfe
£18Grupo Interbus
Wed
1 Dec
£26Renfe
£18Grupo Interbus
Thu
2 Dec
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£18Grupo Interbus
Fri
3 Dec
£104Renfe
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Sat
4 Dec
£95Renfe
£18Grupo Interbus
Sun
5 Dec
£32Renfe
£18Grupo Interbus
Mon
6 Dec
£52Renfe
£18Grupo Interbus
Tue
7 Dec
£52Renfe
£18Grupo Interbus
Wed
8 Dec
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£18Grupo Interbus
Thu
9 Dec
£45Renfe
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Fri
10 Dec
£45Renfe
£18Grupo Interbus
Sat
11 Dec
£26Renfe
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Sun
12 Dec
£52Renfe
£18Grupo Interbus
Mon
13 Dec
£45Renfe
£18Grupo Interbus
Tue
14 Dec
£26Renfe
£18Grupo Interbus
Wed
15 Dec
£32Renfe
£18Grupo Interbus
Thu
16 Dec
£39Renfe
£18Grupo Interbus
Fri
17 Dec
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£18Grupo Interbus
Sat
18 Dec
£45Renfe
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The fastest trains from Madrid to Gibraltar

Showing times and prices for 29 Nov

Fastest Journey

5 h 10 m

Average

5 h 10 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

496 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Madrid for Gibraltar 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 10 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 5 h 10 m .

The slowest trains will take 5 h 10 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.

Fastest
15:05Madrid-Puerta de Atocha5h10 20:15San Roque-La Linea
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£721One-way

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Train Information from Madrid to Gibraltar

distanceDistance308 miles (496 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 10 min
priceAverage train ticket price£66 (€75)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersRenfe

Trains from Madrid to Gibraltar cover the 308 miles (496 km) long route taking on average 5 h 10 min with our travel partners like Renfe. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £66, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £26.

Train companies

Renfe between Madrid and Gibraltar

You can travel by train between Madrid and Gibraltar with Renfe for as low as £26. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

Renfe

Renfe is Spain’s national train operator offering a multitude of domestic routes and international routes to France and Portugal. Renfe is known for its range of ticket types to fit anyone’s budget, such as the Basic, Elige and Premium tickets. Renfe also has discount cards for qualified travellers like the Renfe Gold Card and +Renfe Youth Card 50, which you can use 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. These train types include Renfe AVE for high-speed long-distance routes, Alvia and Altaria for domestic routes in parts of Spain, Euromed for routes along the stunning Mediterranean coast, Avant commuter trains and Trenhotel night trains.

    Renfe has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by train from Madrid to Gibraltar:

    • 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.

    Trains from Madrid to Gibraltar

    The Spanish company Renfe provides trains from Madrid to Gibraltar, which take anything from 5.5 hours to 9.5 hours, depending on the number of stops and changes. All trains from Madrid to Gibraltar involve a change in Algeciras. Trains depart from Madrid Atocha - Antequera Santa Ana train station, arriving into Algeciras where passengers will need to cross the train station forecourt to the bus station and catch a bus to La Linea by the border with Gibraltar. This takes around 30 minutes. The first train of the day departs Madrid shortly after 7:00 a.m. Passengers can board the last train at approximately 3:00 p.m. On average, the frequency of trains is every couple of hours and trains from Madrid to Gibraltar 7 days a week.


    Renfe trains from Madrid to Gibraltar

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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 Gibraltar. 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 Gibraltar
    Travel by train to Gibraltar 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 Gibraltar.
    FAQs
    Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by train between Madrid and Gibraltar?

    Travel by train between Madrid, Spain and Gibraltar, United Kingdom is: Partially open.

    Is international entry into Gibraltar from Madrid restricted?

    International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Madrid?

    Entry Requirements:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
    • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
    • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 2 for vaccinated travellers
    • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
    • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
    • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

    What are the safety rules to follow in Gibraltar, United Kingdom?

    The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

    • Physical distance required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
    • Face mask required: Regional advice

    The above information was last checked on 27/11/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Madrid to Gibraltar closer to your date of departure here.

    What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Spain from Gibraltar, United Kingdom?

    The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Gibraltar to Madrid is: Partially open

    Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Spain from United Kingdom?

    Reentry to Spain is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Spain from Gibraltar?

    What are the entry requirements?

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
    • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
    • Health screen upon arrival
    • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

    What are the safety rules to follow in Madrid, Spain?

    The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

    • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask: Mandatory

    Last verified on 27/11/2021. 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 Gibraltar to Madrid train here.

    How much do cheap trains between Madrid and Gibraltar cost?
    Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Madrid to Gibraltar for the next 7 days starting from £26  one way.
    How much is a train ticket from Madrid to Gibraltar?
    In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket between Madrid and Gibraltar is £66  one way.
    What is the distance from Madrid to Gibraltar by train?
    The Madrid to Gibraltar train distance is approximately 308 miles (496 km).
    How many hours does it take from Madrid to Gibraltar by train?
    On average the Madrid to Gibraltar train time is 5 h 10 min  covering the 308 miles (496 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
    Which train providers can get me from Madrid to Gibraltar?
    For the best Madrid to Gibraltar train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Renfe. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services from Madrid to Gibraltar to compare what amenities they may offer.
    How many train services per day are there to Gibraltar from Madrid?
    The average number of trains departing Madrid for Gibraltar is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    When can I take the first train from Madrid to Gibraltar? When can I take the last train for the day?
    If you prefer early morning trains from Madrid to Gibraltar, the first train leaves at 14: 05. If you prefer late night trains from Madrid to Gibraltar, the last train of the day leaves at 14: 05. Omio shows you the latest train from Madrid to Gibraltar schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
    When should I book Madrid Gibraltar train tickets to score the best deals?
    The price of a one way train ticket from Madrid to Gibraltar is on average £66 if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets to Gibraltar from Madrid available a few months in advance.