Tarragona to Madrid train

Tue, 28 May
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Cheap train tickets from Tarragona to Madrid

Showing times and prices for 28 May

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Renfe REGIONAL EXPRESS
10:117h58
Tarragona station
18:09Madrid Chamartín
£421One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
Renfe REGIONAL EXPRESS
17:106h30
Tarragona station
23:40Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
£701One-way
1 change
Renfe REGIONAL EXPRESS
10:116h19
Tarragona station
16:30Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
£821One-way
1 change
Renfe REGIONAL EXPRESS
10:117h29
Tarragona station
17:40Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
£871One-way
1 change
Renfe REGIONAL EXPRESS
10:118h29
Tarragona station
18:40Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
£951One-way
1 change

Train timetableTarragona to Madrid

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 28 May
Renfe REGIONAL EXPRESS
10:118h29
Tarragona station
18:40Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
1 change
Renfe REGIONAL EXPRESS
10:117h29
Tarragona station
17:40Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
1 change
Renfe REGIONAL EXPRESS
10:117h58
Tarragona station
18:09Madrid Chamartín
0 changes
Renfe REGIONAL EXPRESS
10:116h19
Tarragona station
16:30Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
1 change
Renfe REGIONAL EXPRESS
17:106h30
Tarragona station
23:40Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
1 change

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Train times from Tarragona to Madrid

Showing times and prices for 28 May

Fastest Journey

6 h 19 m

Average

7 h 21 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

424 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Tarragona for Madrid every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Renfe REGIONAL EXPRESS
10:116h19
Tarragona station
16:30Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
£821One-way
1 change
2nd Fastest
Renfe REGIONAL EXPRESS
17:106h30
Tarragona station
23:40Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
£701One-way
1 change
Renfe REGIONAL EXPRESS
10:117h29
Tarragona station
17:40Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
£871One-way
1 change
Renfe REGIONAL EXPRESS
10:117h58
Tarragona station
18:09Madrid Chamartín
£421One-way
0 changes
Renfe REGIONAL EXPRESS
10:118h29
Tarragona station
18:40Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
£951One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from Tarragona to Madrid

distanceDistance263 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 22 min
priceAverage train ticket price£43 (€48)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesAVE, Renfe Regional Exprés, Renfe, Ouigo, iryo, Renfe AVLO or Renfe AVE INT

Trains from Tarragona to Madrid cover the 263 miles long journey taking on average 2 h 22 min with our travel partners like AVE, Renfe Regional Exprés, Renfe, Ouigo, iryo, Renfe AVLO or Renfe AVE INT. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £43, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £20. Travellers depart most frequently from Tarragona and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes.

Train companies: AVE, Renfe Regional Exprés and Renfe trains Tarragona to Madrid

Buy your official AVE, Renfe Regional Exprés and Renfe train tickets between Tarragona and Madrid from £17 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient trip.

Renfe AVE is a high-speed train service operated by the Spanish railway company Renfe with trains to Madrid from Tarragona. It is one of the most popular train services in Spain, connecting major cities across the country. The AVE trains are some of the fastest in Europe, reaching speeds of up to 310 km/h. They offer a comfortable and convenient way to travel, with spacious seating, air conditioning, and onboard entertainment. Renfe AVE offers several types of trains, including the AVE S-100, AVE S-112, AVE S-130, and AVE S-120. The AVE S-100 is the fastest, while the AVE S-120 is the most luxurious. Passengers can choose from a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, return tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include Wi-Fi, power outlets, and a selection of snacks and drinks. The most popular routes for Renfe AVE include Madrid to Barcelona, Madrid to Seville, and Barcelona to Valencia.

AVE from Tarragona to Madrid train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 31 min
  • Cheapest Price: £32



Renfe trains from Tarragona 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 Tarragona 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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FAQs: Tarragona to Madrid train

FAQs: Travel by train from Tarragona 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 Tarragona to Madrid.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Tarragona to Madrid can start from as little as £20 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Tarragona to Madrid is £43; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Tarragona to Madrid train travel time is 2 h 22 min   for the 263 mile long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Tarragona to Madrid leaves at 08: 11. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Tarragona to Madrid leaves at 20: 13.
Yes, you can take a high-speed train from Tarragona to Madrid with Ouigo or iryo. Overall you can travel with the following companies: AVE, Renfe Regional Exprés, Renfe, Ouigo, iryo, Renfe AVLO or Renfe AVE INT.
When taking a train from Tarragona to Madrid, you can count on AVE, Renfe Regional Exprés, Renfe, Ouigo, iryo, Renfe AVLO or Renfe AVE INT for the best way to get you to Madrid. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Madrid from Tarragona and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 20: 13.

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

Passengers board the train most frequently from Tarragona, which is located around 0.6 miles (958 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes, located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Madrid from Tarragona is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 22 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Tarragona to Madrid by train is November.
You have options as you can travel to Madrid from Tarragona 2 different ways: train or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Tarragona and Madrid

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