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Duration 31h 17m
Distance 415.4 km
Average price 59€
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The train between Madrid and Covilhã takes 31h 17m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Madrid to Covilhã. 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-Atocha Cercanias
  2. Badajoz
  3. Abrantes
  4. Covilhã
11h 28m
51€ - 68€

Madrid to Covilhã train times

Trains run six times a week between Madrid and Covilhã. The service departs Madrid at 16:38 in the afternoon, which arrives into Covilhã at 22:55. All services require a transfer, and take on average 31h 17m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Madrid to Covilhã. However, there are services departing from Madrid-Atocha Cercanias and arriving at Covilha via Badajoz and Abrantes. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 28m.

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The distance between Madrid and Covilhã is 323 km. The road distance is 415.4 km.

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Madrid to Covilhã train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, depart from Madrid-Atocha Cercanias station.

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Madrid to Covilhã train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, arrive at Covilha station.

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Covilhã is 1h behind Madrid. It is currently 12:09 AM in Madrid and 11:09 PM in Covilhã.

There are 66+ hotels available in Covilhã. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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