Madrid to Salamanca train

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Cheap train tickets from Madrid to Salamanca

Showing times and prices for 16 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Madrid to Salamanca is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Renfe MD
19:372h48
Príncipe Pío
22:25Salamanca station
£251One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Renfe MD
21:102h34
Príncipe Pío
23:44Salamanca station
£251One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Renfe MD
08:262h57
Príncipe Pío
11:23Salamanca station
£251One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
Renfe ALVIA
21:301h45
Madrid Chamartín
23:15Salamanca station
£381One-way
0 changes

Train timetableMadrid to Salamanca

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 16 June
Renfe MD
08:262h57
Príncipe Pío
11:23Salamanca station
0 changes
Renfe MD
19:372h48
Príncipe Pío
22:25Salamanca station
0 changes
Renfe MD
21:102h34
Príncipe Pío
23:44Salamanca station
0 changes
Renfe ALVIA
21:301h45
Madrid Chamartín
23:15Salamanca station
0 changes

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Train times from Madrid to Salamanca

Showing times and prices for 16 Jun

Fastest Journey

1 h 45 m

Average

2 h 31 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

175 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Madrid for Salamanca every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Renfe ALVIA
21:301h45
Madrid Chamartín
23:15Salamanca station
£381One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
Renfe MD
21:102h34
Príncipe Pío
23:44Salamanca station
£251One-way
0 changes
Renfe MD
19:372h48
Príncipe Pío
22:25Salamanca station
£251One-way
0 changes
Renfe MD
08:262h57
Príncipe Pío
11:23Salamanca station
£251One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Madrid to Salamanca

distanceDistance109 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 40 min
priceAverage train ticket price£23 (€25)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesRenfe (13), Renfe, Renfe (3) or Renfe ALVIA

Trains from Madrid to Salamanca cover the 109 miles long route taking on average 1 h 40 min with our travel partners like Renfe (13), Renfe, Renfe (3) or Renfe ALVIA. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £17, but the average price of train tickets is £23. Travellers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes and arrive in Salamanca.

Train companies: Renfe (13), Renfe and Renfe (3) trains Madrid to Salamanca

For as little as £13 you can travel by train between Madrid and Salamanca with Renfe (13), Renfe and Renfe (3). Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.

Renfe Alvia are high-speed trains with top speeds of up to 250km/h operated by Renfe, Spain’s national railway company. Alvia trains cover most cities in Spain, including Madrid, Barcelona, Bilbao, Valencia, Alicante, Zaragoza and Cadiz. They are somewhat slower than Renfe AVE and AVLO (high-speed and low cost) but cover more destinations and are a comfortable and effective way of travelling around Spain. Onboard facilities include free WIFI, bike storage and luggage allowance. Alvia trains have two seat classes – Estándar and Confort. Top routes for Renfe Alvia include Barcelona to Pamplona, Madrid to Cádiz and Alicante to Gijón.

Madrid to Salamanca train information with Renfe ALVIA:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 41 min
  • Cheapest Price: £22


Trains from Madrid to Salamanca: Journey Details

Taking the train from Madrid to Salamanca is simple, with a number of direct trains leaving the Spanish capital throughout the day. The quickest train gets passengers to their destination in just over 1 hour and 30 minutes, although journey times do vary and some trains can take over three hours. Services begin just after 7:30 a.m with the last train of the day leaving Madrid slightly before 22:00 p.m, giving travellers a variety of options for their journey.

 

Which train companies go from Madrid to Salamanca?

Trains from Madrid to Salamanca are operated by Renfe.

How long is the train from Madrid to Salamanca?

Journey times vary, with the quickest train getting passengers to their destination in 1 hour and 36 minutes. On the other hand, slower trains can take over 3 hours to reach Salamanca.

When are the first and last trains of the day from Madrid to Salamanca?

The first train from Madrid to Salamanca departs at 7:33 a.m and arrives at 10:38 a.m. The final service of the day leaves Madrid at 21:43 p.m and gets into Salamanca at 00:57 a.m.

What facilities are available on the train from Madrid to Salamanca?

Renfe trains are equipped with air conditioning, toilet facilities and food and drink can be purchased during the journey. There’s room for luggage storage, and bicycles are also allowed on board.

When is the best time to book a train ticket from Madrid to Salamanca

Small savings can be made by booking as little as one week in advance, but the best savings are found when booking three weeks or more before departure.

Where do trains from Madrid to Salamanca depart from and arrive to?

Trains from Madrid to Salamanca depart from Madrid Chamartin station, located in the north of the city. Chamartin is a very large station with a number of facilities including shops, bars, restaurants, luggage storage and even a bowling alley. Taxis can be easily taken from outside the station, and there are a number of hotels within walking distance.

Trains from Madrid to Salamanca arrive at Salamanca railway station, situated about a 20 minute walk north-east of the city centre. Connected to a shopping centre, this train station has a number of easily accessible shops and cafes, and a taxi to the city centre should only take between 5-10 minutes.


Renfe trains from Madrid to Salamanca

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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 Salamanca. 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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FAQs: Madrid to Salamanca train

FAQs: Travel by train from Madrid to Salamanca 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 Salamanca.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Madrid to Salamanca can start from as little as £17 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Madrid to Salamanca is £23; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Madrid to Salamanca train travel time is 1 h 40 min   for the 109 mile long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Madrid to Salamanca leaves at 05: 40. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Madrid to Salamanca leaves at 20: 10.
There are 5 trains a day from Madrid to Salamanca which require at least one change with Renfe (13), Renfe, Renfe (3) or Renfe ALVIA. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the best Madrid to Salamanca train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Renfe (13), Renfe, Renfe (3) or Renfe ALVIA. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Madrid and Salamanca to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 20: 10.

When departing from Madrid, you have various train station options to start your route from including Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes, Madrid Chamartín and Madrid Atocha Cercanias. When arriving in Salamanca, you can end your route in train stations like Salamanca, Salamanca - La Alamedilla and Salamanca.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Salamanca, located 0.9 miles (1.5 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Salamanca from Madrid is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 40 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Madrid to Salamanca by train is January.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Madrid and Salamanca including taking a train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in Madrid and Salamanca

Madrid
Salamanca
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes is the most popular Madrid railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Madrid for your journey to Salamanca.
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ParkingParking
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TaxisTaxis
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Phone Number
+34 912432343
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 10: 00 - 20: 00
Public transport options for Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
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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Madrid Príncipe PíoParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
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Madrid Atocha CercaniasParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
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Madrid Méndez AlvaroParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
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Madrid Aeropuerto T4ParkingATMAccessibility
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Madrid RecoletosParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
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Madrid Nuevos MinisteriosParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
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Madrid Sol
Asamblea de Madrid-EntrevíasATMTaxisAccessibility
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Madrid PirámidesParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
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