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Route overview
Avg. journey time3h 17m
Trains per day13
Fare range€24.00 - €147.00
Train operatorsdaibus,
First & last trains
First train departs at07:00
Last train departs at21:25
Fastest journey
Fastest route2h 24m
Origin StationMadrid
Destination StationMálaga-María Zambrano

Madrid to Málaga-María Zambrano train times

Check out the next trains departing from Madrid to Málaga-María Zambrano for Tuesday 26th Mar 2019. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
Málaga-María Zambrano
2h 24m
Málaga-María Zambrano
2h 42m
Málaga-María Zambrano
3h 05m
Málaga-María Zambrano
2h 43m
Málaga-María Zambrano
2h 45m

Renfe and AVE trains from Madrid to Málaga-María Zambrano

You can travel from Madrid to Málaga-María Zambrano on Renfe and AVE 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.

How long does it take to travel from Madrid to Málaga-María Zambrano by train?

The average journey time between Madrid and Málaga-María Zambrano is 3 hours and 17 minutes and the fastest journey time is 2 hours and 24 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 15 trains per day travelling from Madrid to Málaga-María Zambrano. 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 Madrid to Málaga-María Zambrano?

The first train from Madrid to Málaga-María Zambrano departs at 07:00. The last train from Madrid to Málaga-María Zambrano departs at 21:25. 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 Madrid and Málaga-María Zambrano?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Madrid to Málaga-María Zambrano without having to change trains. There are 13 direct trains from Madrid to Málaga-María Zambrano. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Málaga-María Zambrano to Madrid.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Madrid to Málaga-María Zambrano for a typical week day using timetable data for 26/03/2019. 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 01/10/2018 for travel on 01/10/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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