There are 5 ways to get from Astorga to Ponferrada by train, night train, taxi, car or rideshare

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  59 min

  1. Ic / ...

$9 - $19

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 2 min

  1. 39 miles

$3

3 alternative options

Trenhotel  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Galicia / ...

$9 - $19

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. 39.2 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  40 min

  1. 39.2 miles

$7 - $11

What companies run services between Astorga, Spain and Ponferrada, Spain?

Spanish Railways (RENFE) operates a train from Astorga to Ponferrada every 3 hours. Tickets cost $9 - $19 and the journey takes 59 min.

Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Astorga to Ponferrada
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Website
renfe.com
Night train from Est. FF.CC. Astorga to Ponferrada
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Website
renfe.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Astorga to Ponferrada
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.es
Taxi from Astorga to Ponferrada
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Astorga and Ponferrada is 46 km. The road distance is 63 km.

The cheapest way to get from Astorga to Ponferrada is to rideshare which costs 3€ and takes 1 h 2 min.

The quickest way to get from Astorga to Ponferrada is to taxi which takes 40 min and costs 65€ - 80€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Astorga and arriving at Ponferrada. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 59 min.

The train from Astorga to Ponferrada takes 59 min including transfers and departs every three hours.