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Duration 21h 51m
Distance 1435.6 km
Average price SFr 295
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The average train between Madrid and Sion takes 21h 51m and the fastest train takes 21h 39m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Madrid to Sion. 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. Lyon Part Dieu
  4. Geneve
  5. Sion
13h 20m
SFr 206 - SFr 360

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No, there is no direct train from Madrid to Sion. However, there are services departing from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha and arriving at Sion via Barcelona-Sants, Lyon Part Dieu and Geneve. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 20m.

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The distance between Madrid and Sion is 1102 km. The road distance is 1435.6 km.

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

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Madrid to Sion train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Sion station.

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There are 1624+ hotels available in Sion. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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