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 Pamplona will cost around £ 63 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 48.
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3 h 5 m
3 h 11 m
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Of the 3 trains that leave Madrid for Pamplona every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 317 km distance in an average of 3 h 11 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 5 m .
The slowest trains will take 3 h 21 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||197 miles (317 km)|
|Average train duration||3 h 5 min|
|Average train ticket price||£41 (€47)|
|Train frequency||2 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 2 direct trains a day|
Trains from Madrid to Pamplona cover the 197 miles (317 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 5 min with our travel partners like Renfe. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £32, but the average price of train tickets is £41. Travellers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Pamplona.
Buy your official Renfe train tickets between Madrid and Pamplona from £32 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable journey.
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 Pamplona:
With over 20 departures a day, travelling between the Spanish cities of Madrid and Pamplona by train is a great choice. There are four direct departures each day with a journey time of approximately 3 hours. Trains on connecting routes can take between 4 and 16 hours to complete the journey depending on transfer times. Departures start in the early morning and continue through the day. The same service operates seven days a week throughout the year. Trains depart from Madrid Atocha Station and arrive at Pamplona Station.
Trains to Pamplona from Madrid are operated by Spain's national rail carrier, Renfe. Renfe boasts comfortable seating and spacious legroom. Onboard services include free wifi, power sockets and a choice of buffet or trolley catering depending on ticket class.
The train journey from Madrid to Pamplona takes around 3 hours on direct routes. Services on connecting trains significantly vary in length. While some can take as little as 3.5 hours, others can take up to 16 hours with long waits at stations. A few daily services involve a connection at Calatayud, though most transfers are made at Zaragoza-Delicias Station.
There are over 20 departures every day on train routes from Madrid to Pamplona. The first departure is in the early morning with services continuing throughout the day until just after 7:30 p.m.
Departure station:All trains to Pamplona depart from Madrid Atocha, a beautiful station which lies immediately to the south of the city centre and within easy walking distance of major attractions and hotels. Local Cercanias trains, Metro trains, buses and taxis link Atocha to the city, other major stations and Madrid Barajas Airport. Station facilities include a tropical garden, restaurants, shops, a left luggage office, ATMs and car parking.
Arrival station:All trains from Madrid to Pamplona arrive at Pamplona Station which is linked to the city centre by local buses and taxis. The station has a car park and basic facilities which include places to eat, kiosk shops, left luggage storage and toilets.
Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Pamplona.
Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Pamplona most often arrive at Pamplona and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from this train station to the city centre.
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