The cheapest trains from Madrid to Pamplona

Showing times and prices for 22 Oct

Cheapest

£48

Average

£63

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.

Cheapest
07:35Madrid-Puerta de Atocha3h07 10:42Pamplona
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£481One-way
2nd Cheapest
15:05Madrid-Puerta de Atocha3h21 18:26Pamplona
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£711One-way
2nd Cheapest
19:35Madrid-Puerta de Atocha3h05 22:40Pamplona
0 changes
£711One-way

Timetable Madrid to Pamplona

Showing trains for tomorrow, Fri, 22 Oct
07:35Madrid-Puerta de Atocha3h07 10:42Pamplona
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15:05Madrid-Puerta de Atocha3h21 18:26Pamplona
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19:35Madrid-Puerta de Atocha3h05 22:40Pamplona
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Thu
21 Oct
£48Renfe
£27Alsa
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Fri
22 Oct
£48Renfe
£27Alsa
£165Air Nostrum
Sat
23 Oct
£37Renfe
£27Alsa
£141Air Nostrum
Sun
24 Oct
£48Renfe
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Mon
25 Oct
£42Renfe
£27Alsa
£165Air Nostrum
Tue
26 Oct
£32Renfe
£27Alsa
£97Air Nostrum
Wed
27 Oct
£27Renfe
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£97Air Nostrum
Thu
28 Oct
£42Renfe
£27Alsa
£97Air Nostrum
Fri
29 Oct
£48Renfe
£27Alsa
£269Air Nostrum
Sat
30 Oct
£42Renfe
£27Alsa
£97Air Nostrum
Sun
31 Oct
£42Renfe
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£61Air Nostrum
Mon
1 Nov
£71Renfe
£27Alsa
£198Air Nostrum
Tue
2 Nov
£42Renfe
£27Alsa
£141Air Nostrum
Wed
3 Nov
£21Renfe
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Thu
4 Nov
£21Renfe
£27Alsa
£78Air Nostrum
Fri
5 Nov
£37Renfe
£27Alsa
£116Air Nostrum
Sat
6 Nov
£27Renfe
£27Alsa
£78Air Nostrum
Sun
7 Nov
£42Renfe
£27Alsa
£97Air Nostrum
Mon
8 Nov
£27Renfe
£27Alsa
£97Air Nostrum
Tue
9 Nov
£21Renfe
£27Alsa
£53Air Nostrum
Wed
10 Nov
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£27Alsa
£78Air Nostrum

The fastest trains from Madrid to Pamplona

Showing times and prices for 22 Oct

Fastest Journey

3 h 5 m

Average

3 h 11 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

317 km

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.

Fastest
19:35Madrid-Puerta de Atocha3h05 22:40Pamplona
0 changes
£711One-way
2nd Fastest
07:35Madrid-Puerta de Atocha3h07 10:42Pamplona
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£481One-way
15:05Madrid-Puerta de Atocha3h21 18:26Pamplona
0 changes
£711One-way

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Train Information from Madrid to Pamplona

distanceDistance197 miles (317 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 5 min
priceAverage train ticket price£41 (€47)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersRenfe

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.

Train companies

Renfe trains from Madrid to 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

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.

  • Average Price: £32

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:

  • 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 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.

Which train companies travel from Madrid to Pamplona?

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.

How long is the train from Madrid to Pamplona?

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.

How many trains are there from Madrid to Pamplona?

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.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Madrid to Pamplona?

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.


Renfe trains from Madrid to Pamplona

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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 Pamplona. 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 Pamplona
Travel by train to Pamplona 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 Pamplona.
FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest train between Madrid and Pamplona?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train to Pamplona from Madrid for as little as £32  in the next 7 days.
What is the average cost of a train from Madrid to Pamplona?
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket to Pamplona from Madrid is £41  one way.
How many miles is it from Madrid to Pamplona by train?
The distance to Pamplona from Madrid by train is approximately 197 miles (317 km).
What is the average Madrid to Pamplona train duration?
While the time it takes to travel 197 miles (317 km) to Pamplona from Madrid can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Madrid to Pamplona is on average 3 h 5 min.
Which train station from Madrid to Pamplona do I depart from? Which Pamplona train station from Madrid do I arrive in?

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha   and arrive in Pamplona.

Where do I find the Madrid train station to Pamplona? Where is the Pamplona train station?

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.

Which train companies can take me from Madrid to Pamplona?
For the best Madrid to Pamplona train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Renfe. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Pamplona from Madrid to compare what amenities they may offer.
Are there any direct trains to Pamplona from Madrid?
Yes, there are 2 direct trains per day to Pamplona from Madrid, and you can find a direct train for this trip with Renfe  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you book your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
How many trains per day are there from Madrid to Pamplona?
On average, there are 2 trains a day from Madrid to Pamplona. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When does the first train depart from Madrid to Pamplona? When does the last train depart from Madrid to Pamplona?
You can take the first train from Madrid to Pamplona at 05: 35   or take the last train from Madrid to Pamplona leaving at 18: 35. Look for the latest Madrid Pamplona train times on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.
How far in advance should I buy train tickets from Madrid to Pamplona for the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Madrid to Pamplona is on average £41 if you purchase 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 route. In general, you can find train tickets to Pamplona from Madrid available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Madrid
Pamplona
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 between Madrid and Pamplona.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 10: 00 - 20: 00
Connections to/from station
Train lines: C1, C2, C3, C4, C5, C7, C8, C10
Metro lines: 1
Bus lines: 10, 14, 24, 26, 32, 37, 54, 57, 59, 85, 86, 102, 121, 203