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Duration 45h 19m
Distance 1955.8 km
Average price 280€
Frequency 4/week

Trip overview

The train between Madrid and Rome takes 45h 19m. The train runs, on average, 4 times per week from Madrid to Rome. 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 via Lyon

  1. Madrid-Puerta De Atocha
  2. Barcelona-Sants
  3. Lyon Part Dieu
  4. Torino Porta Susa
  5. Rome
19h 8m
223€ - 418€

Madrid to Rome train times

Trains run four times a week between Madrid and Rome. The service departs Madrid at 20:30 in the evening, which arrives into Rome at 17:49. All services require a transfer, and take on average 45h 19m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Madrid to Rome. However, there are services departing from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha and arriving at Roma Termini via Barcelona-Sants, Lyon Part Dieu and Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19h 8m.

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The distance between Madrid and Rome is 1364 km. The road distance is 1955.8 km.

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

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Madrid to Rome train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Roma Termini station.

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