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from Palencia to Madrid

You can get from Palencia to Madrid by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Palencia to Madrid on 27 Sep we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:51Palencia1h17 09:08Madrid Chamartín
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£351One-way
Cheapest
08:30Palencia3h50 12:20Madrid, Aeropuerto Barajas T4
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£171One-way
Other options
18:11Palencia1h26 19:37Madrid Chamartín
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£351One-way
21:31Palencia1h29 23:00Madrid Chamartín
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£261One-way
16:28Palencia1h32 18:00Madrid Chamartín
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£331One-way

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Sun
26 Sep
£28Renfe
£17Alsa
Mon
27 Sep
£26Renfe
£17Alsa
Tue
28 Sep
£26Renfe
£17Alsa
Wed
29 Sep
£15Renfe
£17Alsa
Thu
30 Sep
£15Renfe
£17Alsa
Fri
1 Oct
£28Renfe
£17Alsa
Sat
2 Oct
£28Renfe
£17Alsa
Sun
3 Oct
£28Renfe
£17Alsa
Mon
4 Oct
£18Renfe
£17Alsa
Tue
5 Oct
£11Renfe
£17Alsa
Wed
6 Oct
£11Renfe
£17Alsa
Thu
7 Oct
£18Renfe
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Fri
8 Oct
£27Renfe AVE
£17Alsa
Sat
9 Oct
£28Renfe
£17Alsa
Sun
10 Oct
£28Renfe
£17Alsa
Mon
11 Oct
£11Renfe
£17Alsa
Tue
12 Oct
£28Renfe
£17Alsa
Wed
13 Oct
£13Renfe
£17Alsa
Thu
14 Oct
£15Renfe
£17Alsa
Fri
15 Oct
£19Renfe AVE
£17Alsa
Sat
16 Oct
£28Renfe
£17Alsa

Travel Information between Palencia and Madrid

distanceDistance118 miles (191 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£15 - £17
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £15 • 1 h 17 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £15 • 1 h 17 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAlsa or Renfe

Travel 118 miles (191 km) by coach or train between Palencia and Madrid. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 17 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £15. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Alsa or Renfe among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Palencia to Madrid.

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FAQs
What are my Palencia to Madrid travel options?

There are 2 travel options from Palencia to Madrid: coach or train.

How do I get from Palencia to Madrid the cheapest way?

Train services offer the cheapest way to get from Palencia to Madrid. Tickets for a train cost on average £15.

This is compared to other travel options to Madrid:

A train is generally £3 less than a coach for the same journey. A coach costs on average £17 from Palencia to Madrid.

What is the fastest way to get to Madrid from Palencia?

The quickest way to travel from Palencia to Madrid is by train, which takes on average 1 h 17 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 3 h 50 min   of travel time.

How far is Madrid from Palencia?

The distance between Palencia and Madrid is around 118 miles (191 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Palencia to Madrid?

The average frequency per day from Palencia to Madrid is:

  • 8 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Palencia to Madrid as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points in Palencia and in Madrid?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Palencia to Madrid:

  • Coaches most often depart from Palencia at Palencia, Estación de Tren and arrive in Madrid at Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83.
  • Trains most often depart from Palencia at Palencia and arrive in Madrid at Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.
Who can get me from Palencia to Madrid?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Palencia to Madrid, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Alsa to go to Madrid by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Alsa Palencia to Madrid tickets on Omio for £17.
  • Travel with Renfe for trains to Madrid. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Renfe Palencia to Madrid tickets on Omio for £15.
Can I travel directly to Madrid from Palencia?

Yes, there are direct services available between Palencia and Madrid with the following travel operators:

  • You can take a direct coach with Alsa with direct coaches per day.
  • You can take a direct train with Renfe or Renfe AVE with 8 direct trains per day.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Madrid as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Palencia and Madrid.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Madrid from Palencia?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Palencia to Madrid often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Barcelona, Valencia or Sevilla. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Palencia and Madrid itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Madrid and any of these top destinations today!
How early should I book tickets between Palencia and Madrid online for the best deals?

When planning your trip from Palencia to Madrid, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets cost £17 one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £15 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Palencia to Madrid online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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