RenfeALSArenfe-SNCF
Route overview
Avg. journey time2h 57m
Trains per day18
Fare range€32 - €129
Distance506km
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at06:05
Last train departs at21:15
Fastest journey
Fastest route2h 36m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationBarcelona
Destination StationMadrid

Barcelona to Madrid train times

Check out the next trains departing from Barcelona to Madrid for Wednesday 22nd Aug 2018. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
10:00
13:10
Barcelona
Madrid
3h 10m
Direct
11:00
13:45
Barcelona
Madrid
2h 45m
Direct
12:00
15:10
Barcelona
Madrid
3h 10m
Direct
12:50
15:45
Barcelona
Madrid
2h 55m
Direct
13:25
16:10
Barcelona
Madrid
2h 45m
Direct

Everything you need to know about your train journey

Information included in this video is correct as of 10/12/16

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Barcelona to Madrid?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Barcelona to Madrid is €32.3. To buy train tickets from Barcelona to Madrid for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

How long does it take to travel from Barcelona to Madrid by train?

The average journey time between Barcelona and Madrid is 2 hours and 57 minutes and the fastest journey time is 2 hours and 36 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 18 trains per day travelling from Barcelona to Madrid. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Barcelona to Madrid?

The first train from Barcelona to Madrid departs at 06:05. The last train from Barcelona to Madrid departs at 21:15. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Barcelona and Madrid?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Barcelona to Madrid without having to change trains. There are 18 direct trains from Barcelona to Madrid. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Barcelona?

By train, of course. See trains from Madrid to Barcelona.

  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Barcelona to Madrid for a typical week day using timetable data for 22/08/2018. 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 30/01/2018 for travel on 30/01/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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