Trains from Paris to Madrid

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The cheapest trains

from Paris
to Madrid

Showing times and prices for Sep 18

Cheapest

£227

Average

£294

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Paris to Madrid will cost around £ 294 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 227.

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14:07Paris Gare de Lyon9h55 00:02Madrid Atocha
1 change
£2271One-way
2nd Cheapest
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10:07Paris Gare de Lyon11h53 22:00Madrid Atocha
1 change
£2361One-way
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10:07Paris Gare de Lyon9h48 19:55Madrid Atocha
1 change
£3561One-way
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10:07Paris Gare de Lyon11h48 21:55Madrid Atocha
1 change
£3561One-way

Train Times

Paris to Madrid

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10:07Paris Gare de Lyon9h48 19:55Madrid Atocha
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10:07Paris Gare de Lyon11h48 21:55Madrid Atocha
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10:07Paris Gare de Lyon11h53 22:00Madrid Atocha
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14:07Paris Gare de Lyon9h55 00:02Madrid Atocha
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Prices across different modes

Bus
Flight
Wed
Sep 18
£33Eurolines Switzerland
£65Transavia France
Thu
Sep 19
£33Eurolines Switzerland
£77TAP Portugal
Fri
Sep 20
£33Eurolines Switzerland
£64Ryanair
Sat
Sep 21
£33Eurolines Switzerland
£45Ryanair
Sun
Sep 22
£33Eurolines Switzerland
£75Transavia France
Mon
Sep 23
£33Eurolines Switzerland
£65Transavia France
Tue
Sep 24
£29Flixbus
£37Transavia France
Wed
Sep 25
£27Flixbus
£30Transavia France
Thu
Sep 26
£32Flixbus
£46Transavia France
Fri
Sep 27
£33Eurolines Switzerland
£76Ryanair
Sat
Sep 28
£33Eurolines Switzerland
£64Ryanair
Sun
Sep 29
£36Flixbus
£77TAP Portugal
Mon
Sep 30
£32Flixbus
£64Ryanair
Tue
Oct 1
£27Flixbus
£31Ryanair
Wed
Oct 2
£27Flixbus
£46Transavia France
Thu
Oct 3
£27Flixbus
£22Ryanair
Fri
Oct 4
£33Eurolines Switzerland
£53Ryanair
Sat
Oct 5
£27Flixbus
£35Ryanair
Sun
Oct 6
£33Eurolines Switzerland
£74Vueling
Mon
Oct 7
£27Flixbus
£28Ryanair

The fastest trains

from Paris
to Madrid

Showing times and prices for Sep 18

Fastest Journey

9 h 48 m

Average

10 h 51 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

1052 km

It's difficult to get from Paris to Madrid without changing at least 1 times.

Fastest
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10:07Paris Gare de Lyon9h48 19:55Madrid Atocha
1 change
£3561One-way
2nd Fastest
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14:07Paris Gare de Lyon9h55 00:02Madrid Atocha
1 change
£2271One-way
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10:07Paris Gare de Lyon11h48 21:55Madrid Atocha
1 change
£3561One-way
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10:07Paris Gare de Lyon11h53 22:00Madrid Atocha
1 change
£2361One-way

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Journey Summary

Paris to Madrid Train Information

Trains depart from:Paris
Trains arrive in:Madrid
Distance:1052 km

Trains From Paris to Madrid: Journey Details

Trains offer a fast and convenient way to travel from Paris to Madrid. Passengers can make the journey in 10 hours in two stages. The first stage involves taking a high-speed double-decker TGV Duplex train from Paris to Barcelona Sants station. Direct Trains leave Paris Gare de Lyon first thing in the morning and then additionally in the early afternoon. This train passes along a scenic route and calls at Montpellier St Roche, Perpignan and Girona on a journey that takes around 6 hours and 25 minutes. Another option is to take an overnight train from Paris-Austerlitz Station to Barcelona which departs at 11:43 p.m. Passengers then switch to an AVE high-speed train for the 2.30 hour trip to Madrid. These trains depart every 30 minutes during peak periods.

Taking the Train from Paris

Trains From Paris to Madrid depart from hall 2 of the Gare de Lyon located on the River Seine's north bank in the east of the city. Gare de Lyon is on lines 1, 5 and 14 of the metro line allowing fast easy access from all over Paris and is also on the Regional Express Network commuter train line. The station is also very well served with RATP buses including several night routes. Bus stops can be found on with stops on nearby Boulevard Diderot and Rue de Bercy.

Getting into Madrid by Train

A place of grand boulevards, gardens and parks, stately squares, renowned museums and galleries, and a thriving nightlife and gastronomic scene, Madrid is one of Europe's great capitals with much to offer visitors. Trains from Paris arrive at Madrid Puerta de Atocha station. From here, passengers can continue on Cercanias Renfe (commuter trains) or the underground (Metro de Madrid) to various parts of the capital. Madrid is also home to an extensive bus network offering convenient access to all parts of the city.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Paris
Madrid
TrainGare Saint-Lazare

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TrainParis Gare Montparnasse

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TrainParis Gare d'Austerlitz

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TrainParis Gare de Lyon

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Frequently Asked Questions

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TrainParis Gare de l'Est

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TrainParis Gare du Nord

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