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Duration 4h 56m
Distance 612.9 km
Average price 45€
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Madrid Airport (MAD) and Santiago de Compostela takes 4h 56m and the fastest train takes 4h 49m. The train service runs several times per day from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Santiago de Compostela. 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. Madrid-Chamartin
  2. Santiago de Compostela
5h 45m
40€ - 50€

Madrid Airport (MAD) to Santiago de Compostela train times

Trains run twice daily between Madrid Airport (MAD) and Santiago de Compostela. The earliest departure is at 14:31 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Madrid Airport (MAD) is at 18:03 which arrives into Santiago de Compostela at 22:52. All services require a transfer at CHAMARTIN and take an average of 4h 56m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Santiago de Compostela? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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No, there is no direct train from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Santiago de Compostela. However, there are services departing from Aeropuerto T4 and arriving at Santiago De Compostela via Madrid-Chamartin. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 45m.

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The distance between Madrid Airport (MAD) and Santiago de Compostela is 489 km. The road distance is 612.9 km.

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Madrid Airport (MAD) to Santiago de Compostela train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, depart from Madrid-Chamartin station.

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Madrid Airport (MAD) to Santiago de Compostela train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, arrive at Santiago De Compostela station.

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There are 441+ hotels available in Santiago de Compostela. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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What companies run services between Madrid Airport (MAD) and Santiago de Compostela?

Renfe Viajeros operates a train from Madrid-Chamartin to Santiago De Compostela 4 times a day. Tickets cost 40€ - 50€ and the journey takes 4h 27m.
Train operators
Renfe Viajeros
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
40€ - 50€

Spain's excellent and extensive rail system connects cities across Spain and into neighbouring countries. Renfe's high-speed AVE trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. All medium- and long-distance trains require a seat reservation; ticket sales for these trains usually open 30-60 days before travel. Most Renfe trains have two classes: Turista (2nd class) and Preferente (1st class), although some AVE trains offer Turista Plus. There is free WiFi for Preferente passengers and for those with a +Renfe loyalty card.

Rome2rio's guide to Renfe Viajeros
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Chamartin to Santiago De Compostela
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
40€ - 50€
Website
Renfe Viajeros

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