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There are 8 ways to get from El Puerto de Santa María (Station) to Madrid by train, bus, rideshare, car, plane or shuttle

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Recommended option

Train  •  4h 4m

  1. Take the train from Puerto De Santa Maria to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha Alv

€35 - €45

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  7h 57m

  1. Take the rideshare from El Puerto de Santa María to Madrid 641.5 km

€31

6 alternative options

Bus  •  8h

  1. Take the bus from El Puerto de Santa María to Madrid, Estacion Sur Cádiz

€35 - €60

Bus via Jerez De La Frontera  •  9h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Jerez De La Frontera to Madrid Estacion Sur

€51 - €72

Drive  •  6h 9m

  1. Drive from El Puerto de Santa María (Station) to Madrid 637 km

€60 - €95

Fly from Jerez  •  3h 29m

  1. Fly from Jerez (XRY) to Madrid (MAD) XRY - MAD

€46 - €138

Train to Sevilla, fly  •  4h 55m

  1. Take the train from Puerto De Santa Maria to Sevilla-Santa Justa
  2. Fly from Sevilla (SVQ) to Madrid (MAD) SVQ - MAD

€40 - €98

Shuttle to Malaga, fly  •  6h 14m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from El Puerto de Santa María Station to Malaga Airport
  2. Fly from Malaga (AGP) to Madrid (MAD) AGP - MAD

€61 - €442

El Puerto de Santa María (Station) to Madrid by train

The train journey time between El Puerto de Santa María (Station) and Madrid is around 3h 49m and covers a distance of around 589 km. The fastest train normally takes 3h 38m. Operated by Renfe Viajeros, the El Puerto de Santa María (Station) to Madrid train service departs from Puerto De Santa Maria and arrives in Madrid-Puerta De Atocha. Typically 27 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
3h 49m
Fastest train time:
3h 38m
Train distance:
589 km
Trains per week:
27
Cheapest price:
€35
Carbon emissions:
31 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
08:40
Last train departs at:
17:54

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

El Puerto de Santa María (Station) to Madrid train schedules

El Puerto de Santa María (Station) → Madrid
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from El Puerto de Santa María (Station) to Madrid is to rideshare, which costs €31 and takes 7h 57m.

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The quickest way to get from El Puerto de Santa María (Station) to Madrid is to fly which costs €45 - €140 and takes 3h 29m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from El Puerto de Santa María and arriving at Madrid, Estacion Sur. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Puerto De Santa Maria and arriving at Madrid-Puerta De Atocha. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 4m.

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The distance between El Puerto de Santa María (Station) and Madrid is 477 km. The road distance is 637 km.

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The best way to get from El Puerto de Santa María (Station) to Madrid without a car is to train which takes 4h 4m and costs €35 - €45.

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The train from Puerto De Santa Maria to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha takes 4h 4m including transfers and departs five times a day.

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El Puerto de Santa María (Station) to Madrid bus services, operated by Socibus, depart from El Puerto de Santa María station.

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El Puerto de Santa María (Station) to Madrid train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, depart from Puerto De Santa Maria station.

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The best way to get from El Puerto de Santa María (Station) to Madrid is to train which takes 4h 4m and costs €35 - €45. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €35 - €60 and takes 8h, you could also fly, which costs €45 - €140 and takes 3h 29m.

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Map of how to get from El Puerto de Santa María (Station) to Madrid.
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  • Distance: 477 km
  • Duration: 4h 4m

What companies run services between El Puerto de Santa María (Station), Spain and Madrid, Spain?

Renfe Viajeros operates a train from Puerto De Santa Maria to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha 5 times a day. Tickets cost €35 - €45 and the journey takes 4h 4m. Alternatively, Socibus operates a bus from El Puerto de Santa María to Madrid, Estacion Sur twice daily. Tickets cost €35 - €60 and the journey takes 8h.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Jerez to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €240
Flights from Sevilla to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€29 - €110
Flights from Malaga to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €210
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Malaga to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €180
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Malaga to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€30 - €140
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Malaga to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €180
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
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Puerto De Santa Maria to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€35 - €45
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Puerto De Santa Maria to Sevilla-Santa Justa
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €14
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Bus operators
Socibus
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
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Jerez De La Frontera to Madrid Estacion Sur
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Website
alsa.com
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from El Puerto de Santa María Station to Malaga Airport
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€35 - €340
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
€38 - €41
Private
€180 - €340
Private w/ cancellation
€295
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from El Puerto de Santa María to Madrid
Ave. Duration
7h 28m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€31
Book at
blablacar.es

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The quickest flight from Jerez Airport to Madrid Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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El Puerto de Santa María (Station) to Madrid bus services, operated by Socibus, arrive at Madrid, Estacion Sur station.

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El Puerto de Santa María (Station) to Madrid train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, arrive at Madrid-Puerta De Atocha station.

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Yes, the driving distance between El Puerto de Santa María (Station) to Madrid is 637 km. It takes approximately 6h 9m to drive from El Puerto de Santa María (Station) to Madrid.

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Iberia offers flights from Jerez Airport to Madrid Airport.

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There are 1518+ hotels available in Madrid. Prices start at €87 per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between El Puerto de Santa María (Station) and Madrid. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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The best way to get from El Puerto de Santa María (Station) to Jerez Airport is to train which takes 15 min and costs €6 - €8.

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