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Journey timeFrom 3h 39m
Price$40.89
Distance299km (186 miles)
Frequency4 trains per day
Departure stationMadrid Chamartín
Arrival stationJaén
ChangesDirect trains available
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Madrid Chamartín to Jaén train times

Check out the next trains departing from Madrid Chamartín to Jaén for Friday 15th Nov 2019. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDurationTrainOperated by
17:3421:283h 54m, directMedia Distancia 18034Renfe
19:0022:453h 55m, 1 changeAVE 2190, Media Distancia 13017Renfe
19:3223:253h 53m, directMedia Distancia 18036Renfe
08:0011:433h 53m, 1 changeAVE 2080, Media Distancia 13003Renfe
09:2913:334h 04m, directMedia Distancia 18030Renfe
12:0016:294h 39m, 1 changeAVE 2120, Media Distancia 13009Renfe
14:3518:113h 46m, 1 changeAVE 2142, Media Distancia 13011Renfe
19:0022:453h 55m, 1 changeAVE 2190, Media Distancia 13017Renfe
19:3223:253h 53m, directMedia Distancia 18036Renfe
07:3511:434h 18m, 1 changeAVE 2072, Media Distancia 13003Renfe

Renfe and Media Distancia trains from Madrid Chamartín to Jaén

You can travel from Madrid Chamartín to Jaén on Renfe 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).

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 Madrid Chamartín to Jaén

Train tickets from Madrid Chamartín to Jaén start at €35.30 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 €35.30.
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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 Madrid Chamartín to Jaén 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 Madrid Chamartín to Jaén? 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 Chamartín to Jaén take?

The average journey time by train between Madrid Chamartín and Jaén is 3 hours and 58 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 Chamartín and Jaén by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Madrid Chamartín to Jaén is 3 hours and 39 minutes.

How much does the train from Madrid Chamartín to Jaén cost?

Train tickets from Madrid Chamartín to Jaén can start from as little as €35.30 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 Chamartín to Jaén?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Madrid Chamartín to Jaén without having to change trains. There are 4 direct trains from Madrid Chamartín to Jaén. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Madrid Chamartín to Jaén leave?

The first train from Madrid Chamartín to Jaén leaves at 07:10. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Madrid Chamartín to Jaén leave?

The last train from Madrid Chamartín to Jaén leaves at 19:32. 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 Chamartín and Jaén by train?

Trains travelling from Madrid Chamartín to Jaén cover a distance of around 299km during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Jaén to Madrid Chamartín.
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 Madrid Chamartín to Jaén for a typical week day using timetable data for 15/11/2019. 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 03/10/2018 for travel on 04/10/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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