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Duration 31h 36m
Distance 790 miles
Average price £336
Frequency 5/week

Trip overview

The average train between Madrid and London takes 31h 36m and the fastest train takes 29h 30m. The train runs, on average, 5 times per week from Madrid to London. 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. Paris Nord
  4. London King's Cross
14h 26m
£232 - £539

Madrid to London train times

Trains run five times a week between Madrid and London King's Cross. The service departs Madrid at 20:30 in the evening, which arrives into London King's Cross at 11:30. All services require a transfer, and take on average 31h 36m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Madrid to London. However, there are services departing from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha and arriving at London St Pancras Eurostar via Barcelona-Sants, Paris Gare De Lyon and Paris Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 26m.

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The distance between Madrid and London is 790 miles.

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

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Madrid to London train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at London St Pancras Eurostar station.

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London is 1h behind Madrid. It is currently 8:30 AM in Madrid and 7:30 AM in London.

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