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There are 5 ways to get from Ávila to Almería by train, plane, bus or car

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Train, fly

  1. Take the train from Avila to Madrid-Principe Pio
  2. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Almeria (LEI)

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Ávila to Madrid
  2. Take the bus from Madrid to Almería

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Train

  1. Take the train from Avila to Madrid-Principe Pio
  2. Take the train from Madrid-Atocha Cercanias to Almeria

Bus via Madrid

  1. Take the bus from Ávila to Madrid
  2. Take the bus from Madrid Estacion Sur to Almeria

Drive

  1. Drive from Ávila to Almería

Ávila to Almería by train

The train journey time between Ávila and Almería is around 9h 59m and covers a distance of around 682 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 54m. The fastest train normally takes 8h 32m. Operated by Renfe Viajeros and Renfe Cercanias, the Ávila to Almería train service departs from Avila and arrives in Almeria. Typically six trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
8h 5m
Layover time:
1h 54m
Total time:
9h 59m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
8h 32m
Train distance:
682 km
Trains per week:
6
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
35 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:55
Last train departs at:
21:09

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Ávila to Almería train schedules

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The most affordable way to get from Ávila to Almería is to bus, which costs €35 - €45 and takes 9h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Ávila to Almería is to train and fly which costs €75 - €220 and takes 4h 32m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ávila to Almería. However, there are services departing from Ávila and arriving at Almería via Madrid. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Ávila to Almería. However, there are services departing from Avila and arriving at Almeria via Principe Pio and Madrid-Atocha Cercanias. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 11m.

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The distance between Ávila and Almería is 467 km. The road distance is 649.1 km.

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The best way to get from Ávila to Almería without a car is to train which takes 9h 11m and costs €45 - €70.

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It takes approximately 4h 32m to get from Ávila to Almería, including transfers.

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Ávila to Almería bus services, operated by Avanza Grupo, depart from Ávila station.

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Ávila to Almería train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, depart from Avila station.

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The best way to get from Ávila to Almería is to train which takes 9h 11m and costs €45 - €70. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €35 - €45 and takes 9h 15m.

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Map of how to get from Ávila to Almería.
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  • Distance: 466.9 km
  • Duration: 4h 32m

What companies run services between Ávila, Spain and Almería, Spain?

You can take a train from Ávila to Almería via Principe Pio and Madrid-Atocha Cercanias in around 9h 11m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ávila to Almería via Madrid in around 9h 15m.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Almeria
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €320
Train operators
Renfe Viajeros

Spain's excellent and extensive rail system connects cities across Spain and into neighbouring countries. Renfe's high-speed AVE trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. All medium- and long-distance trains require a seat reservation; ticket sales for these trains usually open 30-60 days before travel. Most Renfe trains have two classes: Turista (2nd class) and Preferente (1st class), although some AVE trains offer Turista Plus. There is free WiFi for Preferente passengers and for those with a +Renfe loyalty card.

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Contact Details
Phone
+34 91 232 03 20
Email
comunicacion@renfe.es
Website
renfe.com
Train from Avila to Madrid-Principe Pio
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€11 - €15
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Madrid-Atocha Cercanias to Almeria
Ave. Duration
6h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Bus operators
BusbamSL
Phone
902 22 72 72
Email
atencionaclientes@busbam.com
Website
busbam.com
Bus from Madrid to Almería
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€28 - €32
Schedules at
busbam.com
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are three types of tickets on offer (Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass), along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Email
alsa@alsa.es
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Madrid Estacion Sur to Almeria
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
alsa.com

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The quickest flight from Madrid Airport to Almeria Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Ávila to Almería bus services, operated by BusbamSL, arrive at Almería station.

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Ávila to Almería train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, arrive at Almeria station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ávila to Almería is 649 km. It takes approximately 6h 40m to drive from Ávila to Almería.

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Iberia offers flights from Madrid Airport to Almeria Airport.

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