The cheapest trains from Palencia to Madrid

Showing times and prices for 18 Sep

Cheapest

£28

Average

£30

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 Palencia to Madrid will cost around £ 30 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 28.

Cheapest
05:30Palencia3h51 09:21Madrid Príncipe Pío
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£281One-way
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15:16Palencia3h26 18:42Madrid Príncipe Pío
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£281One-way
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17:02Palencia3h46 20:48Madrid Príncipe Pío
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£281One-way
Cheapest
18:05Palencia3h37 21:42Madrid Príncipe Pío
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£281One-way
2nd Cheapest
13:46Palencia1h37 15:23Madrid Chamartín
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£331One-way

Timetable Palencia to Madrid

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05:30Palencia3h51 09:21Madrid Príncipe Pío
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09:16Palencia1h21 10:37Madrid Chamartín
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13:46Palencia1h37 15:23Madrid Chamartín
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15:16Palencia3h26 18:42Madrid Príncipe Pío
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17:02Palencia3h46 20:48Madrid Príncipe Pío
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18:05Palencia3h37 21:42Madrid Príncipe Pío
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17 Sep
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£17Alsa
Sat
18 Sep
£28Renfe
£17Alsa
Sun
19 Sep
£28Renfe
£17Alsa
Mon
20 Sep
£26Renfe
£17Alsa
Tue
21 Sep
£22Renfe
£17Alsa
Wed
22 Sep
£18Renfe
£17Alsa
Thu
23 Sep
£26Renfe AVE
£17Alsa
Fri
24 Sep
£27Renfe AVE
£17Alsa
Sat
25 Sep
£28Renfe
£17Alsa
Sun
26 Sep
£28Renfe
£17Alsa
Mon
27 Sep
£15Renfe
£17Alsa
Tue
28 Sep
£15Renfe
£17Alsa
Wed
29 Sep
£11Renfe
£17Alsa
Thu
30 Sep
£15Renfe
£17Alsa
Fri
1 Oct
£22Renfe
£17Alsa
Sat
2 Oct
£22Renfe
£17Alsa
Sun
3 Oct
£24Renfe
£17Alsa
Mon
4 Oct
£15Renfe
£17Alsa
Wed
6 Oct
£11Renfe
£17Alsa
Thu
7 Oct
£15Renfe
£17Alsa

The fastest trains from Palencia to Madrid

Showing times and prices for 18 Sep

Fastest Journey

1 h 21 m

Average

2 h 56 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

191 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Palencia for Madrid every day 6 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 56 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 21 m .

The slowest trains will take 3 h 51 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
09:16Palencia1h21 10:37Madrid Chamartín
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£351One-way
2nd Fastest
13:46Palencia1h37 15:23Madrid Chamartín
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£331One-way
15:16Palencia3h26 18:42Madrid Príncipe Pío
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£281One-way
18:05Palencia3h37 21:42Madrid Príncipe Pío
0 changes
£281One-way
17:02Palencia3h46 20:48Madrid Príncipe Pío
0 changes
£281One-way

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Train Information between Palencia and Madrid

distanceDistance118 miles (191 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 21 min
priceAverage train ticket price£25 (€28)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 8 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesRenfe or Renfe AVE

Trains from Palencia to Madrid cover the 118 miles (191 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 21 min with our travel partners like Renfe or Renfe AVE. Normally, there are 8 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 Palencia and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

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Travel from Palencia to Madrid with ease and comfort with Renfe, Spain’s main operator of train services covering around 9, 300 miles of domestic and international routes. When taking a Renfe train from Palencia to Madrid, you can expect to travel 118 miles (191 km) and pay as low as £18. Check Renfe’s train timetables on Omio and score cheap tickets between Palencia and Madrid!

Renfe has a wide range of ticket types to fit your budget like Promo, Promo+ and Flexible. Renfe also offers discount cards like the Renfe Gold Card and +Renfe Youth Card 50 for qualified travellers. You can use these savings offers and discount cards on Omio when booking your trip.

Renfe offers a wide range of train types with different levels of comfort, amenities and speed. AVE trains run at high-speed and serve long-distance routes, Alvia trains combine high-speed and normal speed trains serving domestic routes, Altaria serves domestic routes into southern Spain, Euromed offers domestic routes along the Mediterranean coast, Avant trains serve regional commuter routes and Trenhotel offers night train routes.

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.


Renfe trains from Palencia 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 Palencia 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 Palencia 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 Palencia to Madrid.
FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest train between Palencia and Madrid?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train between Palencia and Madrid for as little as £18  in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train ticket from Palencia to Madrid on average?
The Palencia to Madrid train ticket price is on average £25  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this journey in the next week.
What is the distance to Madrid from Palencia via train?
You should expect to travel around 118 miles (191 km)  between Palencia and Madrid by train.
How long does it take from Palencia to Madrid by train?
While the time it takes to travel 118 miles (191 km) from Palencia to Madrid can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Palencia to Madrid is on average 1 h 21 min.
Which train station from Palencia to Madrid do I depart from? Which Madrid train station from Palencia do I arrive in?

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Palencia   to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

Where is the Palencia train station located? Where is the Madrid train station located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Palencia, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre.

What train providers go from Palencia to Madrid?
For the journey from Palencia to Madrid you can take a train with Renfe or Renfe AVE. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Palencia and Madrid on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
How many trains per day are there between Palencia and Madrid?
On average, there are 8 trains a day from Palencia to Madrid. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What are the first and last departure train times from Palencia to Madrid?
The earliest train departing from Palencia to Madrid leaves at 05: 46. The last train departing from Palencia to Madrid leaves at 19: 31. You can find the latest Palencia to Madrid train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I purchase train tickets between Palencia and Madrid for the best deals?
If you buy Palencia to Madrid train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £25. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Palencia to Madrid. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Palencia
Madrid
Cillamayor - Feve
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