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Duration 8h 12m
Distance 892.3 km
Average price 142€
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Carcassonne and Madrid takes 8h 12m and the fastest train takes 6h 15m. The train service runs several times per day from Carcassonne 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.


  1. Carcassonne
  2. Narbonne
  3. Barcelona-Sants
  4. Madrid
7h 41m
104€ - 206€

Carcassonne to Madrid train times

Trains run twice daily between Carcassonne and Madrid. The service departs Carcassonne at 13:30 in the afternoon, which arrives into Madrid at 22:00. All services require a transfer, and take on average 8h 12m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Carcassonne to Madrid. However, there are services departing from Carcassonne and arriving at Madrid-Puerta De Atocha via Narbonne and Barcelona-Sants. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 41m.

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The distance between Carcassonne and Madrid is 590 km. The road distance is 892.3 km.

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Carcassonne to Madrid train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Carcassonne station.

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

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