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Duration 34h 17m
Distance 1922.3 km
Average price 386€
Frequency 5/week

Trip overview

The average train between Madrid and Paderborn takes 34h 17m and the fastest train takes 33h 47m. The train runs, on average, 5 times per week from Madrid to Paderborn. 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. Duisburg Hbf
  5. Paderborn
17h 31m
300€ - 556€

Madrid to Paderborn train times

Trains run five times a week between Madrid and Paderborn. The service departs Madrid at 07:00 in the morning, which arrives into Paderborn at 16:47. All services require a transfer, and take on average 34h 17m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Madrid to Paderborn. However, there are services departing from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha and arriving at Paderborn Hbf via Barcelona-Sants, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Nord and Duisburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 31m.

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The distance between Madrid and Paderborn is 1577 km. The road distance is 1922.3 km.

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

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Madrid to Paderborn train services, operated by Abellio, arrive at Paderborn Hbf station.

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There are 72+ hotels available in Paderborn. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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