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Route overview
Avg. journey time24h 01m
Fare range€114.00 - €530.00
Distance1363km
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at06:00
Last train departs at21:00
Fastest journey
Fastest route17h 55m
Changes2 changes
Stations
Origin StationRome
Destination StationMadrid

Rome to Madrid train times

Check out the next trains departing from Rome to Madrid for Thursday 13th Dec 2018. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
06:00
23:55
Rome
Madrid
17h 55m
4 changes
11:30
15:45
Rome
Madrid
28h 15m
2 changes
20:00
19:45
Rome
Madrid
23h 45m
5 changes
21:00
23:10
Rome
Madrid
26h 10m
4 changes
06:00
23:55
Rome
Madrid
17h 55m
4 changes

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

The average journey time between Rome and Madrid is 24 hours and 1 minute and the fastest journey time is 17 hours and 55 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 4 trains per day travelling from Rome 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 Rome to Madrid?

The first train from Rome to Madrid departs at 06:00. The last train from Rome to Madrid departs at 21:00. 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 Rome and Madrid?

No, it is not possible to travel from Rome to Madrid without having to change trains. To travel from Rome to Madrid will require a minimum of 2 changes. More changes may be necessary on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Madrid to Rome.
*Average savings on fares booked prior to day of travel vs full price fares on day of travel in Italy. Subject to availability. Excludes coach. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Rome to Madrid for a typical week day using timetable data for 13/12/2018. 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 12/09/2018 for travel on 13/09/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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