|Distance||187 miles (302 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 22 min|
|Average train ticket price||£25 (€28)|
|Train frequency||8 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 8 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Renfe AVE or Renfe|
Trains from Valencia to Madrid cover the 187 miles (302 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 22 min with our travel partners like Renfe AVE or Renfe. 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 £25. Travellers depart most frequently from Valencia Joaquín Sorolla and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.
You can travel by train between Valencia and Madrid with AVE and Renfe for as low as £25. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.
Renfe is Spain’s national train provider operating freight and passenger trains on Spain’s extensive railway network as well as international routes to neighboring France and Portugal. Renfe has a wide range of ticket types to fit your budget like the Basic, Elige and Premium tickets. 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 Valencia to Madrid trip. Renfe has a vast fleet of trains with different levels of comfort, amenities and speed. The Renfe 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.
Renfe has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Renfe tickets from Valencia to Madrid and when travelling by train:
Taking high-speed trains from Valencia to Madrid is a convenient and enjoyable way of travelling between the two cities. The route is operated by the Spanish provider Renfe with several departures a day commencing at around 6:30 a.m. Trains then depart roughly every hour until just before 9:30 p.m. The journey is direct and takes from just under 2 hours to around 2 hours 40 minutes with the same timetable operating from Monday through to Saturday. There is a slightly reduced service on Sundays. Trains from Valencia to Madrid depart from Valencia-Estacio del Nord and arrive at Madrid Estacio-Atocha.
AVE high-speed trains from Valencia to Madrid depart from Joaquin Sorolla station, located on the southern edge of the city centre. The station is connected to the Valencia Metro, with the Joaquin Sorolla-Jesus stop on Avenida de Giorgeta close to the terminus. Taxis are available from the rank next to the station entrance. There are 5 city bus lines stopping next to the station and a shuttle bus connects Joaquin Corolla to the nearby Valencia Nord station, departure point for Intercity and Regional trains to Madrid. The Bailen Metro station is close to the Nord terminus.
Madrid is a striking and engaging capital famous for its non-stop nightlife and restaurant scene. Visitors combine the tapas trails of the central squares with cultural highlights that include the galleries of the Prado. RENFE AVE trains from Valencia to Madrid arrive at Puerta de Atocha station, situated in the centre of the city. The station has its own metro stop, Atocha-RENFE, with connections across the city on line 1. Bus stops provide links on 8 bus routes including the circular service which connects major sights in the centre. There are taxi ranks situated on Plaza del Embarcadero, Mendez Alvaro street and at the main arrivals terminal.
When taking a train from Valencia, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Valencia Joaquín Sorolla and Valencia-Estacio Del Nord. When you arrive in Madrid, your train can arrive in train stations including Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Madrid Chamartín and Madrid Méndez Alvaro.
Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Valencia Joaquín Sorolla to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Valencia Joaquín Sorolla, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of Valencia. The most popular arrival train station in Madrid, called Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from its city centre.
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