Santander to Madrid train

Cheap train tickets from Santander to Madrid

Showing times and prices for 15 Aug

Cheapest

£39

Average

£49

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.

Renfe Alvia
17:00Santander4h07 21:07Madrid
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£391One-way
Renfe Alvia
12:00Santander4h00 16:00Madrid
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£431One-way
Renfe Alvia
05:05Santander4h08 09:13Madrid
0 changes
£641One-way

Train schedule Santander to Madrid

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, 15 August
Renfe Alvia
05:05Santander4h08 09:13Madrid
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Renfe Alvia
12:00Santander4h00 16:00Madrid
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Renfe Alvia
17:00Santander4h07 21:07Madrid
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Fastest train times from Santander to Madrid

Showing times and prices for 15 Aug

Fastest Journey

4 h

Average

4 h 5 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

339 km

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

Renfe Alvia
12:00Santander4h00 16:00Madrid
0 changes
£431One-way
Renfe Alvia
17:00Santander4h07 21:07Madrid
0 changes
£391One-way
Renfe Alvia
05:05Santander4h08 09:13Madrid
0 changes
£641One-way

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Overview: Train from Santander to Madrid

distanceDistance210 miles
durationAverage train duration4 h
priceAverage train ticket price£46 (€52)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesRenfe ALVIA, Renfe Intercity or Renfe

Trains from Santander to Madrid cover the 210 miles long journey taking on average 4 h with our travel partners like Renfe ALVIA, Renfe Intercity or Renfe. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £43, but the average price of train tickets is £46. Travellers depart most frequently from Santander and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

Train companies: Renfe trains Santander to Madrid

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

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.

    Travel Tips: Trains from Santander 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 Santander to Madrid.
    FAQs
    Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Madrid from Santander for as low as £43  for the next 7 days.
    The Santander to Madrid train ticket price is on average £46  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next week.
    When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Madrid from Santander via train to be approximately 210 miles.
    On average the Santander to Madrid train time is 4 h  covering the 210 miles long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

    When departing from Santander, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Santander and Santander Valdecilla. When arriving in Madrid, you can end your route in train stations like Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Madrid Chamartín and Madrid Méndez Alvaro.

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

    You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Santander, located approximately 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city centre of Santander. The most popular arrival train station in Madrid, called Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from its city centre.

    When taking a train from Santander to Madrid, you can count on Renfe ALVIA, Renfe Intercity or Renfe for the best way to get you to Madrid. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Madrid from Santander and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
    The average number of trains departing Santander for Madrid is 2 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    The first Santander to Madrid train departs at 04: 55   and the last train from Santander to Madrid leaves at 17: 00. Check out the most up-to-date Santander to Madrid train times on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
    If you buy Santander to Madrid train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £46. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Santander 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.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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    Santander is the most popular Santander 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 Santander for your journey to Madrid.
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