The cheapest trains from Madrid to Gibraltar

Showing times and prices for 26 Jul

Cheapest

£80

Average

£80

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 £ 80 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 80.

Cheapest
15:05Madrid-Puerta de Atocha5h10 20:15San Roque-La Linea
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£801One-way

Timetable Madrid to Gibraltar

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15:05Madrid-Puerta de Atocha5h10 20:15San Roque-La Linea
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Mon
26 Jul
£80Renfe
£19Grupo Interbus
Tue
27 Jul
£53Renfe
£19Grupo Interbus
Wed
28 Jul
£47Renfe
£19Grupo Interbus
Thu
29 Jul
£60Renfe
£19Grupo Interbus
Fri
30 Jul
£80Renfe
£19Grupo Interbus
Sat
31 Jul
£53Renfe
£19Grupo Interbus
Sun
1 Aug
£80Renfe
£19Grupo Interbus
Mon
2 Aug
£53Renfe
£19Grupo Interbus
Tue
3 Aug
£40Renfe
£19Grupo Interbus
Wed
4 Aug
£47Renfe
£19Grupo Interbus
Thu
5 Aug
£47Renfe
£19Grupo Interbus
Fri
6 Aug
£53Renfe
£19Grupo Interbus
Sat
7 Aug
£47Renfe
£19Grupo Interbus
Sun
8 Aug
£47Renfe
£19Grupo Interbus
Mon
9 Aug
£47Renfe
£19Grupo Interbus
Tue
10 Aug
£27Renfe
£19Grupo Interbus
Thu
12 Aug
£53Renfe
£19Grupo Interbus
Fri
13 Aug
£53Renfe
£19Grupo Interbus
Sat
14 Aug
£53Renfe
£19Grupo Interbus

The fastest trains from Madrid to Gibraltar

Showing times and prices for 26 Jul

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
0 changes
£801One-way

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Train Information to Gibraltar from Madrid

distanceDistance308 miles (496 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 10 min
priceAverage train ticket price£74 (€74)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesRenfe

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. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £51, but the average price of train tickets is £74.

Train companies

Renfe Madrid – Gibraltar

Travel between Madrid and Gibraltar from £47 with Omio’s train partners Renfe! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular journey for you.

Renfe

Travel from Madrid to Gibraltar 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 between Madrid and Gibraltar, you can expect to travel 308 miles (496 km) and pay as low as £47. Check Renfe’s train timetables on Omio and score cheap tickets between Madrid and Gibraltar!

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.

Please follow the recommendations outlined by Renfe when booking your train tickets between Madrid and Gibraltar due to the coronavirus:

  • 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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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
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train to Gibraltar from Madrid?

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

What is the status of international entry into United Kingdom from Spain?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

When travelling in United Kingdom, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 24/07/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Madrid and Gibraltar before travelling.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Madrid, 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
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health screen upon arrival

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 25/07/2021. 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 from Madrid to Gibraltar cost?
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Madrid to Gibraltar for the next 7 days starting from £47  one way.
What is the average cost of a train from Madrid to Gibraltar?
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket from Madrid to Gibraltar is £67  one way.
What is the distance by train from Madrid to Gibraltar?
The train distance from Madrid to Gibraltar is around 308 miles (496 km).
How long is the train from Madrid to Gibraltar?
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 take me between Madrid and Gibraltar?
When taking a train from Madrid to Gibraltar, you can count on Renfe for the best way to get you to Gibraltar. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Madrid and Gibraltar and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
What time is the earliest train from Madrid to Gibraltar? What time is the last train from Madrid to Gibraltar?
The first train from Madrid to Gibraltar leaves at 13: 05   and the last train for this leaves at 13: 05. Omio shows you the latest train from Madrid to Gibraltar times to help you book the best departure time for this route.
When should I buy Madrid Gibraltar train tickets to score the best deals?
If you purchase Madrid to Gibraltar train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £67. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Gibraltar from Madrid. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Madrid
Madrid Chamartín
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Madrid Puerta De Atocha
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines 1<br>Bus lines 47, 55, 19, 85, 10, 24, 57, 102, C