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Duration 13h 51m
Distance 1003.2 km
Average price 141€
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Madrid and Arles takes 13h 51m and the fastest train takes 9h 37m. The train service runs several times per day from Madrid to Arles. 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. Madrid-Puerta De Atocha
  2. Barcelona-Sants
  3. Nimes
  4. Arles
8h 25m
114€ - 197€

Madrid to Arles train times

Trains run twice daily between Madrid and Arles. The service departs Madrid at 20:30 in the evening, which arrives into Arles at 13:48. All services require a transfer, and take on average 13h 51m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Madrid to Arles. However, there are services departing from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha and arriving at Arles via Barcelona-Sants and Nimes. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 25m.

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The distance between Madrid and Arles is 777 km. The road distance is 1003.2 km.

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Madrid to Arles train services, operated by Renfe AVE, depart from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha station.

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Madrid to Arles train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Arles station.

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There are 845+ hotels available in Arles. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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