Madrid to Palencia train

Cheap train tickets from Madrid to Palencia

Showing times and prices for 17 May

Cheapest

£23

Average

£30

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.

Cheapest
07:45Madrid Chamartín1h30 09:15Palencia
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£231One-way
2nd Cheapest
12:26Madrid Príncipe Pío3h27 15:53Palencia
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£281One-way
2nd Cheapest
18:27Madrid Príncipe Pío3h30 21:57Palencia
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£281One-way
2nd Cheapest
20:28Madrid Príncipe Pío3h30 23:58Palencia
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£281One-way
2nd Cheapest
09:07Madrid Príncipe Pío3h18 12:25Palencia
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£281One-way

Train schedule Madrid to Palencia

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 17 May
07:45Madrid Chamartín1h30 09:15Palencia
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09:07Madrid Príncipe Pío3h18 12:25Palencia
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12:26Madrid Príncipe Pío3h27 15:53Palencia
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14:10Madrid Chamartín1h38 15:48Palencia
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14:40Madrid Chamartín1h24 16:04Palencia
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15:28Madrid Chamartín1h33 17:01Palencia
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17:12Madrid Príncipe Pío3h33 20:45Palencia
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18:27Madrid Príncipe Pío3h30 21:57Palencia
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18:35Madrid Chamartín1h25 20:00Palencia
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19:08Madrid Chamartín1h29 20:37Palencia
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20:28Madrid Príncipe Pío3h30 23:58Palencia
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Fastest train times from Madrid to Palencia

Showing times and prices for 17 May

Fastest Journey

1 h 24 m

Average

2 h 23 m

Trains per day

11

Distance

191 km

Of the 11 trains that leave Madrid for Palencia every day 11 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
14:40Madrid Chamartín1h24 16:04Palencia
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£361One-way
2nd Fastest
18:35Madrid Chamartín1h25 20:00Palencia
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£341One-way
19:08Madrid Chamartín1h29 20:37Palencia
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£311One-way
07:45Madrid Chamartín1h30 09:15Palencia
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£231One-way
15:28Madrid Chamartín1h33 17:01Palencia
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£341One-way

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Overview: Train from Madrid to Palencia

distanceDistance118 miles (191 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 19 min
priceAverage train ticket price£27 (€30)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesRenfe Intercity, Renfe MD, Renfe Alvia, Renfe or Renfe AVE

Trains from Madrid to Palencia cover the 118 miles (191 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 19 min with our travel partners like Renfe Intercity, Renfe MD, Renfe Alvia, Renfe or Renfe AVE. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey 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 Palencia.

Train companies: Renfe and AVE trains Madrid to Palencia

Travel between Madrid and Palencia from £23 with Omio’s train partners Renfe and AVE! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular journey for you.

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AVE

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 Madrid to Palencia 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.

    Looking for a comfortable way to travel from Madrid to Palencia? Reserve your Renfe AVE train from Madrid to Palencia with Omio today! Renfe is Spain’s national train operator that offers a wide variety of connections throughout the country as well as France and Portugal, including the Madrid to Palencia route. Omio shows you current AVE timetables and tickets to cover the 118 miles (191 km) distance. You can choose from ticket options like Promo, Promo + or Flexible for the best deals on this route. Renfe discount cards, such as the Renfe Gold Card and the + Renfe Youth 50 Card, can also be applied when purchasing your AVE ticket on Omio.

    As the main high-speed train service in Spain, AVE provides amenities like a restaurant, WC, WiFi access, and onboard entertainment on its routes. AVE covers long distances and connects major cities in Spain in just a few hours thanks to its high speed. These trains can reach speeds up to 192 mph (310 kmh) on select routes, making AVE trains one of the fastest in the entire world. AVE offers all travellers ultimate comfort, flexibility and convenience, and on Omio you can book AVE tickets in a few steps!

    AVE from Madrid to Palencia train information:

    • Average Duration: 1 h 47 min
    • AVE frequency: 1 a day



    Renfe trains from Madrid to Palencia

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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 Palencia. 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 Palencia

    Travel by train to Palencia 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 Palencia.
    FAQs
    You can find a cheap train from Madrid to Palencia for some dates and times for as low as £23  one way in the next 7 days.
    If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Madrid to Palencia train price to come in at an average of £27  one way.
    When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Madrid to Palencia via train to be approximately 118 miles (191 km).
    On average the train from Madrid to Palencia duration is 1 h 19 min  for the 118 miles (191 km) long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

    Omio customers book a train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha   to Palencia   most frequently for this route.

    You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, located approximately 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city centre of Madrid. The most popular arrival train station in Palencia, called Palencia, is located around 0.1 miles (126 m) away from its city centre.

    Take the Madrid to Palencia train with Renfe Intercity, Renfe MD, Renfe Alvia, Renfe or Renfe AVE. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route between Madrid and Palencia as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    Yes, there are 7 direct trains a day to Palencia from Madrid. If you’re looking for a direct train from Madrid to Palencia, consider travelling with Renfe MD, Renfe AVE or Renfe Alvia. Non-stop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.
    On average, there are 7 trains a day from Madrid to Palencia. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    You can take the first train from Madrid to Palencia at 05: 08   or take the last train from Madrid to Palencia leaving at 19: 55. Look for the latest Madrid Palencia train schedule on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
    In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this route and save money. If you purchase train tickets between Madrid and Palencia within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £27 one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Madrid to Palencia a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Madrid
    Palencia
    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 to Palencia from Madrid.
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
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    TaxisTaxis
    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

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