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Traveling from Cádiz to Valencia by train

Looking to travel from Cádiz to Valencia by train? You've come to the right place!

On average, it takes around 8 hours 45 minutes to travel from Cádiz to Valencia by train, the fastest services can get you there in as little as 6 hours 32 minutes though. You'll usually find 13 trains per day running along the 612 km route between these two destinations. Once you're onboard, you can sit back and relax, as you won't need to make any changes on your way to Valencia. This route is operated by Renfe, the Spanish national rail operator, who run long and medium distance trains across the country. During you journey you're likely to be traveling on one of their high-speed services – AVE, AV-City, Avant, Alvia or Avlo – or a regional Media Distancia, Regional or Express Regional train.

Plan your trip ahead of time and book early if you want to snap up the cheapest fares. Tickets from Cádiz to Valencia start from $22.42 when you book in advance, so start a search in our Journey Planner to view the latest prices.

If you're feeling ready to book, start looking for cheap train tickets with us today. Keep reading for more information on the journey to Valencia by train, including our train schedule where you can view first and last train times.

Cádiz to Valencia by train

It takes an average of 8h 45m to travel from Cádiz to Valencia by train, over a distance of around 381 miles (612 km). There are normally 13 trains per day traveling from Cádiz to Valencia and tickets for this journey start from $22.42 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 6h 32m
PriceFrom $22.42
Distance381 miles (612 km)
Frequency13 trains per day
First train05:40
Last train20:40
Departure stationCádiz
Arrival stationValencia
ChangesDirect trains available
Train and bus operatorsRenfe

Cádiz to Valencia train times

Check out the next trains departing from Cádiz to Valencia for Tuesday Dec 6th 2022. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
05:40 12:20 6h 40m, 1 change
05:45 12:20 6h 35m, 2 changes
06:55 15:09 8h 14m, direct
07:40 14:58 7h 18m, 2 changes
11:20 18:20 7h 0m, 1 change
13:12 20:29 7h 17m, 2 changes
14:40 21:20 6h 40m, 1 change
17:10 08:20 15h 10m, 1 change
17:40 08:20 14h 40m, 2 changes
19:40 10:25 14h 45m, 2 changes

Renfe trains from Cádiz to Valencia

You can travel from Cádiz to Valencia on Renfe trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

Renfe is the national train operator in Spain. It operates trains on the longest high-speed railway network in Europe, and the second-longest in the world. The country's major cities are linked up by the high-speed AVE and Avlo trains, while other long-distance routes are served by Altaria, Talgo, Alvia and Euromed trains. Renfe also operates cross-border services into neighbouring Portugal and France. Depending on which service you are travelling on, you'll usually find two classes on Renfe trains - Estándard (Standard Class) and Confort (First Class). Fare types range from the cheapest (but least flexible) Básico fare, to the more flexible Elige fares, to the Premium fare for seats in Confort carriages.

Cheap train tickets from Cádiz to Valencia

The price of train tickets from Cádiz to Valencia starts at $22.42 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Cádiz to Valencia by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for Cádiz to Valencia

Want to know more about your journey from Cádiz to Valencia? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Cádiz to Valencia take?

The average journey time by train between Cádiz and Valencia is 8 hours and 45 minutes, with around 13 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Cádiz and Valencia by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Cádiz to Valencia is 6 hours and 32 minutes.

How much does the train from Cádiz to Valencia cost?

Train tickets from Cádiz to Valencia can start from as little as $22.42 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Cádiz to Valencia?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Cádiz to Valencia without having to change trains. There is 1 direct train from Cádiz to Valencia each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Cádiz to Valencia leave?

The first train from Cádiz to Valencia leaves at 05:40. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Cádiz to Valencia leave?

The last train from Cádiz to Valencia leaves at 20:40. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Cádiz and Valencia by train?

Trains travelling from Cádiz to Valencia cover a distance of around 381 miles (612 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Valencia to Cádiz.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Cádiz to Valencia for a typical week day using timetable data for 12/06/2022. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 11/23/2022 for travel on 11/23/2022 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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