RenfeALSArenfe-SNCF
Route overview
Avg. journey time6h 50m
Fare range€25.00 - €33.00
Distance316km
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at06:30
Last train departs at15:20
Fastest journey
Fastest route6h 50m
Changes1 change
Stations
Origin StationBilbao Abando
Destination StationMadrid Chamartín

Bilbao Abando to Madrid Chamartín train times

Check out the next trains departing from Bilbao Abando to Madrid Chamartín for Tuesday 25th Sep 2018. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
06:30
13:20
Bilbao Abando
Madrid Chamartín
6h 50m
1 change
15:20
22:10
Bilbao Abando
Madrid Chamartín
6h 50m
1 change

Renfe and Alvia trains from Bilbao Abando to Madrid Chamartín

You can travel from Bilbao Abando to Madrid Chamartín on Renfe and Alvia trains. Please note that these trains may not run direct from Bilbao Abando to Madrid Chamartín, so be sure to check if you need to change trains during your journey when searching for tickets.

Renfe and Alvia trains from Bilbao Abando to Madrid Chamartín

You can travel from Bilbao Abando to Madrid Chamartín on Renfe and Alvia trains. Please note that these trains may not run direct from Bilbao Abando to Madrid Chamartín, so be sure to check if you need to change trains during your journey when searching for tickets.
Renfe train

Renfe is the national train operator in Spain. It has the widest network of high-speed trains in Europe, linking major cities with AVE, AV-City, Avant, Alvia, and Euromed trains. Long-distance routes are served by Altaria and Talgo trains, while regional routes are operated by Media Distancia, Regional and Express Regional trains. Renfe also operates on international routes to France and Portugal. Renfe trains offer four different travel classes, depending on the train you’re travelling on – Turista (Standard), Turista Plus (Premium Economy), Preferente (Business Class) and Club (First Class).

Renfe Alvia Train

Renfe's Alvia services combine high-speed tracks with lower speed sections, reaching speeds of up to 250 km/h on international lines and 200 km/h on conventional lines. These trains connect the cities of Madrid, Barcelona and Alicante with the other main Spanish cities. Alvia offers two types of classes – Turista (Second Class) and Preferente (First Class). The latter has wider seats, carriages with fewer seats, offers complimentary food and drinks, free newspapers, and access to parking and Club meeting rooms.

How long does it take to travel from Bilbao Abando to Madrid Chamartín by train?

The average journey time between Bilbao Abando and Madrid Chamartín is 6 hours and 50 minutes and the fastest journey time is 6 hours and 50 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 2 trains per day travelling from Bilbao Abando to Madrid Chamartín. 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 Bilbao Abando to Madrid Chamartín?

The first train from Bilbao Abando to Madrid Chamartín departs at 06:30. The last train from Bilbao Abando to Madrid Chamartín departs at 15:20. 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 Bilbao Abando and Madrid Chamartín?

No, it is not possible to travel from Bilbao Abando to Madrid Chamartín without having to change trains. To travel from Bilbao Abando to Madrid Chamartín will require a minimum of 1 change. More changes may be necessary on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

How do I get back to Bilbao Abando?

By train, of course. See trains from Madrid Chamartín to Bilbao Abando.

  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Bilbao Abando to Madrid Chamartín for a typical week day using timetable data for 25/09/2018. 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 29/01/2018 for travel on 08/02/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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