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Train Information between Zaragoza and Madrid

distanceDistance170 miles (274 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 32 min
priceAverage train ticket price£27 (€31)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersRenfe AVE or Renfe

Trains from Zaragoza to Madrid cover the 170 miles (274 km) long route taking on average 1 h 32 min with our travel partners like Renfe AVE or Renfe. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £23, but the average price of train tickets is £27. Travellers depart most frequently from Zaragoza-Delicias and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

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Renfe offers excellent train services within Spain and neighboring France and Portugal, including a trip between Zaragoza and Madrid. As an official travel partner of Renfe, Omio quickly and easily shows you Renfe train timetables and ticket types so you can find the cheapest, fastest or earliest Zaragoza to Madrid train. The distance from Zaragoza to Madrid with Renfe is around 170 miles (274 km) and prices for this journey are as low as £23.

Renfe is known for its wide range of ticket types with special offers like Promo, Promo+ and Flexible tickets and discount cards like Renfe Gold Card and +Renfe Youth Card 50, which can be used to purchase Renfe tickets 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: high-speed AVE for long-distance routes, Alvia and Altaria for domestic routes in parts of Spain, Euromed for domestic routes along the Spanish Mediterranean coast, regional Avant commuter trains and Trenhotel night trains.

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.

Trains from Zaragoza to Madrid: Journey Details

Trains in Spain are an effective way of travelling between cities, with Renfe offering domestic and international train routes in Spain. Trains in Spain are an efficient way to travel between cities, with Renfe offering both domestic and international train routes in Spain. Travelling between Zaragoza and Madrid is simple, and anyone making the journey will have plenty of trains to choose from. Direct express trains from Zaragoza to Madrid are operated by Renfe AVE, and they leave almost every hour, 7 days a week. The first train of the day leaves Zaragoza Delicias at 7:05 a.m., arriving in Madrid at 8:40 a.m, while the last train departs at 10:43 p.m. All direct journeys last for around 1 hour 25 minutes, with no changes needed along the way. Weekend services are just as frequent as weekdays.

Return trains from Madrid to Zaragoza are also available.


Renfe trains from Zaragoza 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 Zaragoza 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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Taking the Train from Zaragoza

Every train from Zaragoza to Madrid departs from Zaragoza Delicias and arrives at Madrid Atocha. Delicias station can be found a couple of kilometers to the north-west of the city center, so taxis are a good option if you are in a hurry. However, for most people, the excellent local bus network provides a good alternative. Buses run from 6:00 a.m. until midnight, so should be convenient for all departures. Expect the journey from the city center to take around 30 minutes.

Getting into Madrid by Train

Spain's capital is a site of sporting pilgrimage, a cultural powerhouse and a sophisticated shopping centre all in one. Catch a Real Madrid or Atletico fixture, see the masterpieces in the Prado Museum, or take a short trip to see the magnificent Escorial Palace. All trains from Zaragoza to Madrid arrive at Puerta de Atocha - the city's main station. Getting into town from Atocha is easy. Just catch Cercanias lines C3 or C4 or Line 1 of the Metro to central stops like Sol. Within 10 minutes of your train arriving, you will be at the heart of Madrid.

Travel Tips

Trains from Zaragoza 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 Zaragoza to Madrid.
FAQs
What is the cost of cheap trains between Zaragoza and Madrid?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train to Madrid from Zaragoza for as little as £23  in the next 7 days.
What is the average cost of a train from Zaragoza to Madrid?
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Zaragoza to Madrid train price to come in at an average of £27  one way.
What is the distance between Zaragoza and Madrid via train?
The Zaragoza to Madrid train distance is approximately 170 miles (274 km).
What is the average Zaragoza to Madrid train duration?
The train time between Zaragoza and Madrid is on average 1 h 32 min  for the 170 miles (274 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Zaragoza and Madrid by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
Which train station from Zaragoza to Madrid do I depart from? Which Madrid train station from Zaragoza do I arrive in?

When departing from Zaragoza, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Zaragoza-Delicias and Zaragoza Miraflores. 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 Zaragoza-Delicias   to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha   most frequently for this route.

Where is the departure train station in Zaragoza located? Where is the arrival train station in Madrid located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Zaragoza-Delicias and travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the train station to the city centre in Madrid.

Which train companies should I travel with from Zaragoza to Madrid?
When taking a train from Zaragoza to Madrid, you can count on Renfe AVE or Renfe for the best way to get you to Madrid. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from Zaragoza to Madrid and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
Is there a direct train between Zaragoza and Madrid?
Yes, you can find a direct train from Zaragoza to Madrid with Renfe or Renfe AVE  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you buy your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time travelling to your destination.
What are the first and last departure train times from Zaragoza to Madrid?
The first train from Zaragoza to Madrid leaves at 05: 36   and the last train for this leaves at 19: 45. Omio shows you the latest train from Zaragoza to Madrid schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
When should I book Zaragoza Madrid train tickets to score the best deals?
You can find a train from Zaragoza to Madrid to cost on average £27 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Zaragoza to Madrid train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.
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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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