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St-Louis to Madrid by train

It takes an average of 12h 51m to travel from St-Louis to Madrid by train, over a distance of around 746 miles (1201 km). There are normally 3 trains per day travelling from St-Louis to Madrid and tickets for this journey start from €283.50 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 12h 17m
Price€283.50 - €553.50
Distance746 miles (1201 km)
Frequency3 trains per day
Departure stationSt-Louis
Arrival stationMadrid
Changes3 changes

St-Louis to Madrid train times

Check out the next trains departing from St-Louis to Madrid for Tuesday 27th Mar 2018. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
07:28 07:44 12h 17m, 4 changes
09:28 09:44 13h 42m, 3 changes
11:28 11:44 12h 34m, 3 changes

Cheap train tickets from St-Louis to Madrid

Train tickets from St-Louis to Madrid start at €283.50 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 .
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Book in advance

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 St-Louis to Madrid by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

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.

Choose a slower or connecting train

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!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guide 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 St-Louis to Madrid? 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 St-Louis to Madrid take?

The average journey time by train between St-Louis and Madrid is 12 hours and 51 minutes, with around 3 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 St-Louis and Madrid by train?

The fastest journey time by train from St-Louis to Madrid is 12 hours and 17 minutes.

How much does the train from St-Louis to Madrid cost?

Train tickets from St-Louis to Madrid can start from as little as €283.50 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 St-Louis to Madrid?

No, there are no direct train services from St-Louis to Madrid. Travelling from St-Louis to Madrid by train will require a minimum of 3 changes.

What time does the first train from St-Louis to Madrid leave?

The first train from St-Louis to Madrid leaves at 07:28. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from St-Louis to Madrid leave?

The last train from St-Louis to Madrid leaves at 11:28. 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 St-Louis and Madrid by train?

Trains travelling from St-Louis to Madrid cover a distance of around 746 miles (1201 km) during the journey.

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 St-Louis to Madrid for a typical week day using timetable data for 27/03/2018. 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 15/02/2020 for travel on 17/02/2020 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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