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Duration 57 min
Distance 166.6 km
Average price 25€
Frequency 11/day

Trip overview

The average train between Madrid and Cuenca takes 57 min and the fastest train takes 52 min. The train service runs several times per day from Madrid to Cuenca. 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-Puerta De Atocha
  2. Cuenca
54 min
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15€ - 50€

Frequently asked questions

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha and arriving at Cuenca Fernando Zobel. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 54 min.

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The distance between Madrid and Cuenca is 139 km. The road distance is 166.6 km.

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

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Madrid to Cuenca train services, operated by Renfe AVE, arrive at Cuenca Fernando Zobel station.

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What companies run services between Madrid and Cuenca?

Renfe AVE operates a train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Cuenca Fernando Zobel 4 times a day. Tickets cost 19€ - 50€ and the journey takes 54 min. Renfe Viajeros also services this route 6 times a week.
Train operators
Renfe AVE
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
19€ - 50€
Rome2rio's guide to Renfe AVE
Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Cuenca Fernando Zobel
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
19€ - 50€
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
19€ - 25€
Promo+
24€ - 27€
Flexible
35€ - 50€
Renfe Viajeros
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
15€ - 19€

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-Puerta De Atocha to Cuenca Fernando Zobel
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
15€ - 19€
Website
Renfe Viajeros

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