Duration 43h 8m
Distance 1088 km
Average price 669€
Frequency 4/week

Trip overview

The average train between Penzance and Madrid takes 43h 8m and the fastest train takes 40h 57m. The train runs, on average, 4 times per week from Penzance to Madrid. 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. Penzance
  2. London St Pancras Eurostar
  3. Avignon Tgv
  4. Madrid
20h 23m
522€ - 939€

Penzance to Madrid train times

Trains run four times a week between Penzance and Madrid. The service departs Penzance at 21:48 at night, which arrives into Madrid at 15:45. All services require a transfer, and take on average 43h 8m. 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

Want to know about travelling from Penzance to Madrid? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Penzance to Madrid. However, there are services departing from Penzance and arriving at Madrid-Puerta De Atocha via Paddington, London St Pancras Eurostar and Avignon Tgv. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20h 23m.

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The distance between Penzance and Madrid is 1088 km.

Penzance to Madrid train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Penzance station.

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Penzance to Madrid train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Madrid-Puerta De Atocha station.

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Madrid is 1h ahead of Penzance. It is currently 4:15 AM in Penzance and 5:15 AM in Madrid.

There are 2855+ hotels available in Madrid. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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