The cheapest trains from Murcia to Madrid

Showing times and prices for 27 Sep

Cheapest

£43

Average

£57

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 Murcia to Madrid will cost around £ 57 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 43.

Cheapest
09:16Murcia Del Carmen3h32 12:48Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
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£431One-way
2nd Cheapest
09:16Murcia Del Carmen5h54 15:10Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
1 changes
£631One-way
16:49Murcia Del Carmen3h36 20:25Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
1 changes
£671One-way

Timetable Murcia to Madrid

Showing trains for tomorrow, Mon, 27 Sep
09:16Murcia Del Carmen5h54 15:10Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
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09:16Murcia Del Carmen3h32 12:48Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
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16:49Murcia Del Carmen3h36 20:25Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Sun
26 Sep
£50Renfe
£28Alsa
£81Air Europa
Mon
27 Sep
£43Renfe
£28Alsa
£53Air Nostrum
Tue
28 Sep
£43Renfe
Find prices
£68Air Europa
Wed
29 Sep
£43Renfe
£28Alsa
£31Air Europa
Thu
30 Sep
£43Renfe
£28Alsa
£53Air Nostrum
Fri
1 Oct
£43Renfe
£28Alsa
£31Air Europa
Sat
2 Oct
£48Renfe
£28Alsa
£31Air Europa
Sun
3 Oct
£34Renfe
£28Alsa
£31Air Europa
Mon
4 Oct
£43Renfe
Find prices
£22Air Nostrum
Tue
5 Oct
£29Renfe
£28Alsa
£31Air Europa
Wed
6 Oct
£24Renfe
£28Alsa
£22Air Europa
Thu
7 Oct
£24Renfe
Find prices
£22Air Nostrum
Fri
8 Oct
£43Renfe
£28Alsa
£32Air Nostrum
Sat
9 Oct
£43Renfe
£28Alsa
£32Air Nostrum
Sun
10 Oct
£43Renfe
£28Alsa
£31Air Europa
Mon
11 Oct
£32Renfe
Find prices
£22Air Europa
Tue
12 Oct
£34Renfe
£28Alsa
£68Air Europa
Wed
13 Oct
£38Renfe
£28Alsa
£22Air Nostrum
Thu
14 Oct
£19Renfe
£28Alsa
£22Air Europa
Fri
15 Oct
£43Renfe
£28Alsa
£22Air Europa
Sat
16 Oct
£24Renfe
£28Alsa
£22Air Nostrum

The fastest trains from Murcia to Madrid

Showing times and prices for 27 Sep

Fastest Journey

3 h 32 m

Average

4 h 20 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

349 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Murcia for Madrid every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 349 km distance in an average of 4 h 20 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 32 m .

The slowest trains will take 5 h 54 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
09:16Murcia Del Carmen3h32 12:48Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
0 changes
£431One-way
2nd Fastest
16:49Murcia Del Carmen3h36 20:25Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
1 changes
£671One-way
09:16Murcia Del Carmen5h54 15:10Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
1 changes
£631One-way

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Train Information to Madrid from Murcia

distanceDistance216 miles (349 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 32 min
priceAverage train ticket price£45 (€51)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersRenfe

Trains from Murcia to Madrid cover the 216 miles (349 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 32 min with our travel partners like Renfe. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £43, but the average price of train tickets is £45. Travellers depart most frequently from Murcia Del Carmen and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

Train companies

Murcia to Madrid with Renfe

Travel between Murcia and Madrid from £43 with Omio’s train partners Renfe! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient journey for you.

Renfe

Renfe trains between Murcia and Madrid are available on Omio for as little as £43. Renfe is Spain’s national train operator offering domestic routes and international routes to France and Portugal. When travelling on a Renfe train from Murcia to Madrid, you can expect to travel 216 miles (349 km). Check Renfe’s train timetables and tickets for the Murcia to Madrid route and find the best option for you.

Renfe is known for its range of train ticket types to fit anyone’s budget, such as the Promo, Promo+ and Flexible 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.

Renfe has a wide range of train types with different levels of comfort, amenities and speed at which they travel. These train types include 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.

Operator ticket policies for COVID

  • 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 Murcia to Madrid

Business and leisure travellers heading from the south-east of Spain to the capital can take daily direct trains to Madrid from Murcia seven days a week.  Journey times for the trip north from the Mediterranean coastal city range from just over three hours to more than four hours, with departures from early morning on most days. Indirect journeys with a change of train en route increase the travel options but can take considerably longer to reach Madrid.

Which train companies travel from Murcia to Madrid?

The Spanish national rail operator Renfe provides all the train services from Murcia to Madrid. The fastest trains are Renfe's  Alvia express trains, with slower journeys available on the Altaria trains. Some indirect connections involve a change to AVE high-speed services at Alicante for the onward journey to Madrid.

How long is the train from Murcia to Madrid?

The quickest option for the 220 mile trip north to the capital is the weekday early morning Alvia express direct service, taking 3 hours and 19 minutes to reach Madrid. Other direct trains take at least 35 minutes more, with indirect connections taking at least an hour longer.

How many trains are there from Murcia to Madrid?

There are  five daily direct trains between Murcia and Madrid Atocha station from Sunday-Friday, with departures in the morning, afternoon and mid evening.  There are also several daily indirect connections requiring one change en route, at Alicante.  Sunday services start with a mid morning rather than early departure, while Saturday schedules offer only two direct trains, with a late morning and late afternoon departure time.  Whenever passengers wish to travel, a range of direct or indirect options give flexibility to travel plans.

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

Departure train station: Murcia del Carmen station is located on the south side of the city centre, with local bus routes 9, 39 and 44 stopping directly outside the station entrance. Facilities at the station include a restaurant, gift shops and a taxi rank.

Arrival train station: Madrid Atocha Cercanias station is  situated on the south-east side of central Madrid. Public transport options include numerous bus routes and Metro connections on line 2. The station concourse has shops, a flower market and plentiful cafes and restaurants, with a taxi rank on the top level.


Renfe trains from Murcia to Madrid

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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 Murcia to Madrid. 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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Trains from Murcia to Madrid
Travel by train to Madrid 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 Murcia to Madrid.
FAQs
How much does a cheap train between Murcia and Madrid cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train between Murcia and Madrid for as little as £43  in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket from Murcia to Madrid?
If you’re looking to book tickets for this route in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Murcia to Madrid train prices are on average £45  one way.
How far is it from Murcia to Madrid by train?
The Murcia to Madrid train distance is approximately 216 miles (349 km).
How long is the train from Murcia to Madrid?
On average the Murcia to Madrid train time is 3 h 32 min  covering the 216 miles (349 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
What station does the Murcia to Madrid train leave from? Which Madrid train station do I come into from Murcia?

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

Where is the train station in Murcia to go to Madrid? Where is the train station in Madrid located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Murcia Del Carmen, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of Murcia.

The most popular arrival train station, Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre of Madrid.

What train companies offer a service from Murcia to Madrid?
Take the Murcia to Madrid train with Renfe. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey to Madrid from Murcia as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Is there a direct train from Murcia to Madrid?
Yes, there are 7 direct trains per day from Murcia to Madrid. You can look to travel with Renfe  without needing to change in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this route.
How many trains per day are there to Madrid from Murcia?
The average number of trains departing Murcia for Madrid is 7 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What are the first and last departure train times from Murcia to Madrid?
The first train from Murcia to Madrid leaves at 07: 16   and the last train for this leaves at 15: 37. Omio shows you the latest train from Murcia to Madrid timetable to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
When should I book Murcia Madrid train tickets to score the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this journey and save money. If you buy train tickets to Madrid from Murcia within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £45 one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Murcia to Madrid a few months in advance.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Murcia
Madrid
Murcia Del Carmen
Amenities