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Duration 2h 58m
Distance 623.2 km
Average price 75€
Frequency 12/day

Trip overview

The average train between Barcelona and Madrid takes 2h 58m and the fastest train takes 2h 30m. There is a train service every few hours from Barcelona to Madrid. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Barcelona-Sants
  2. Madrid
3h 12m
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60€ - 120€

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Barcelona-Sants and arriving at Madrid-Puerta De Atocha. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 12m.

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It is 505 km from Barcelona to Madrid. It is approximately 623.2 km to drive.

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Barcelona to Madrid train services, operated by Renfe AVE, depart from Barcelona-Sants station.

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Barcelona to Madrid train services, operated by Renfe AVE, arrive at Madrid-Puerta De Atocha station.

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What companies run services between Barcelona and Madrid?

Renfe AVE operates a train from Barcelona-Sants to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha hourly. Tickets cost 60€ - 120€ and the journey takes 3h 12m.
Train operators
Renfe AVE
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
60€ - 120€
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Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
60€ - 120€
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
60€ - 85€
Promo+
70€ - 75€
Flexible
90€ - 120€

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