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Journey timeFrom 8h 25m
Price$53.48 - $145.01
Distance345km (214 miles)
Departure stationGranada
Arrival stationCuenca
Changes1 change
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Granada to Cuenca train times

Check out the next trains departing from Granada to Cuenca for Monday 16th Dec 2019. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDurationTrainOperated by
07:1015:358h 25m, 1 changeAVE 2077, Regional Exprés 18162Renfe
19:1809:1613h 58m, 1 changeAVE 2197, Regional Exprés 18160Renfe
07:1015:358h 25m, 1 changeAVE 2077, Regional Exprés 18162Renfe
19:1809:1613h 58m, 1 changeAVE 2197, Regional Exprés 18160Renfe
07:1015:358h 25m, 1 changeAVE 2077, Regional Exprés 18162Renfe
19:1809:1613h 58m, 1 changeAVE 2197, Regional Exprés 18160Renfe
07:1015:358h 25m, 1 changeAVE 2077, Regional Exprés 18162Renfe
19:1809:1613h 58m, 1 changeAVE 2197, Regional Exprés 18160Renfe
07:1015:358h 25m, 1 changeAVE 2077, Regional Exprés 18162Renfe
08:1519:1410h 59m, 2 changesMedia Distancia 13062, Intercity 3971+1Renfe

Renfe, AVE, AV-City and Media Distancia trains from Granada to Cuenca

You can travel from Granada to Cuenca on Renfe, AVE, AV-City and Media Distancia 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 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).

AVE is Renfe's high-speed train, with trains capable of reaching up to 330 km/h. It’s one of the fastest trains in Europe and connects the main cities of Spain. Most AVE trains offer four comfort classes – Turista (standard class), Turista Plus (wider, more comfortable seats), Preferente (lounge access, wide leather seats, food and drink service) and Club (First Class equivalent, with 1-1 configuration, ultra-wide seats, gourmet food and drink and lounge access). All AVE trains have air conditioning, power sockets, free WiFi and a buffet carriage serving a selection of food and drinks.

Designed to complement its AVE high-speed service, Renfe’s AV-City trains usually offer cheaper fares than the AVE. The trains have two comfort classes available – Turista (standard) and Turista Plus (wider, more comfortable seats and extra legroom). All trains have air conditioning and WiFi on board, and most also have a buffet carriage serving food and beverages.

Renfe's Media Distancia are regional trains operated by CAF locomotives that operate medium-distance routes that are not operated by Avant high-speed trains. Most trains Media Distancia trains are one class. However, there are some that will have Turista (Second Class) and Preferente (First Class). These trains also have spaces for bicycles, and all seats are equipped with power sockets and reading lights.

Cheap train tickets from Granada to Cuenca

Train tickets from Granada to Cuenca start at €45.75 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in Advance, however, if you're booking last-minute tickets on the day, the average price is around €NaN.
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Ahorra comprando tus billetes con la mayor antelación posible

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 Granada to Cuenca by booking early.§

Descubre cómo encontrar billetes de tren más baratos

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.

Consulta (¡y obtén!) los descuentos y ofertas de tren del momento

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!

Utiliza tu tarjeta de descuento al comprar tus billetes de tren

Take a look at Tarjetas de descuento Renfe to check when European train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap 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.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Granada to Cuenca? 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 Granada to Cuenca take?

The average journey time by train between Granada and Cuenca is 11 hours and 11 minutes, with around 2 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 Granada and Cuenca by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Granada to Cuenca is 8 hours and 25 minutes.

How much does the train from Granada to Cuenca cost?

Train tickets from Granada to Cuenca can start from as little as €45.75 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 Granada to Cuenca?

No, there are no direct train services from Granada to Cuenca. Travelling from Granada to Cuenca by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

What time does the first train from Granada to Cuenca leave?

The first train from Granada to Cuenca leaves at 07:10. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Granada to Cuenca leave?

The last train from Granada to Cuenca leaves at 19:18. 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 Granada and Cuenca by train?

Trains travelling from Granada to Cuenca cover a distance of around 345km during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Cuenca to Granada.
Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Granada to Cuenca for a typical week day using timetable data for 16/12/2019. 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 02/04/2019 for travel on 18/04/2019 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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