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 Palencia will cost around £ 31 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 28.
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1 h 19 m
2 h 7 m
Trains per day
Of the 12 trains that leave Madrid for Palencia every day 12 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 191 km distance in an average of 2 h 7 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 19 m .
The slowest trains will take 3 h 30 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||118 miles (191 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 19 min|
|Average train ticket price||£25 (€28)|
|Train frequency||7 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 7 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Renfe or Renfe AVE|
Trains from Madrid to Palencia cover the 118 miles (191 km) long route taking on average 1 h 19 min with our travel partners like Renfe or Renfe AVE. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £25, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £18. Travellers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Palencia.
You can travel by train between Madrid and Palencia with Renfe and AVE for as low as £18. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.
Renfe offers excellent train services within Spain and neighboring France and Portugal, including a route between Madrid and Palencia. 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 Palencia train. The distance between Madrid and Palencia with Renfe is around 118 miles (191 km) and prices for this route are as low as £18.
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.
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Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Palencia.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Palencia, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre.
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