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Madrid to Strasbourg by train

It takes an average of 20h 40m to travel from Madrid to Strasbourg by train, over a distance of around 796 miles (1281 km). There are normally 8 trains per day travelling from Madrid to Strasbourg and tickets for this journey start from $94.88 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 12h 41m
PriceFrom $94.88
Distance796 miles (1281 km)
Frequency8 trains per day
First train07:00
Last train20:40
Departure stationMadrid
Arrival stationStrasbourg
Changes2 changes

Madrid to Strasbourg train times

Check out the next trains departing from Madrid to Strasbourg for Tuesday Sep 28th 2021. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
06:00 18:41 12h 41m, 2 changes
06:00 19:13 13h 13m, 2 changes
07:00 06:40 23h 40m, 9 changes
07:00 07:39 24h 39m, 8 changes
08:30 07:41 23h 11m, 4 changes
11:30 09:03 21h 33m, 5 changes
11:30 11:20 23h 50m, 3 changes
19:40 18:13 22h 33m, 3 changes

Cheap train tickets from Madrid to Strasbourg

The price of train tickets from Madrid to Strasbourg starts at $94.88 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 Madrid to Strasbourg 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 Madrid to Strasbourg

Want to know more about your journey from Madrid to Strasbourg? 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 Madrid to Strasbourg take?

The average journey time by train between Madrid and Strasbourg is 20 hours and 40 minutes, with around 8 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 Madrid and Strasbourg by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Madrid to Strasbourg is 12 hours and 41 minutes.

How much does the train from Madrid to Strasbourg cost?

Train tickets from Madrid to Strasbourg can start from as little as $94.88 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 Madrid to Strasbourg?

No, there are no direct train services from Madrid to Strasbourg. Travelling from Madrid to Strasbourg by train will require a minimum of 2 changes.

What time does the first train from Madrid to Strasbourg leave?

The first train from Madrid to Strasbourg leaves at 07:00. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Madrid to Strasbourg leave?

The last train from Madrid to Strasbourg 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 Madrid and Strasbourg by train?

Trains travelling from Madrid to Strasbourg cover a distance of around 796 miles (1281 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Strasbourg to Madrid.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Madrid to Strasbourg for a typical week day using timetable data for 09/28/2021. 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 06/01/2021 for travel on 06/01/2021 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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