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There are 5 ways to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Cáceres by train, bus, rideshare or car

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Train

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Atocha Cercanias to Caceres

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Rideshare

  1. Take the rideshare from Madrid to Cáceres‎

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Cáceres

Bus #2

  1. Take the bus from Madrid Estación Sur to Cáceres

Drive

  1. Drive from Madrid Atocha Station to Cáceres

Madrid Atocha Station to Cáceres by walk and train

The journey time between Madrid Atocha Station and Cáceres is around 3h 34m and covers a distance of around 334 km. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 25m. Operated by Renfe Viajeros, the Madrid Atocha Station to Cáceres service departs from Madrid Atocha Station and arrives in Caceres. Typically 27 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Route information

Average journey time:
3h 34m
Fastest journey time:
3h 25m
Journey distance:
334 km
Services per week:
27
Cheapest price:
€22
Carbon emissions:
17 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
08:04
Last service departs at:
18:54

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Madrid Atocha Station to Cáceres walk and train schedules

Madrid Atocha Station → Cáceres
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Cáceres is 112.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Cáceres is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Cáceres is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 112.

Last updated: 19 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Cáceres is to rideshare which costs €15 and takes 4h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Cáceres is to drive which costs €30 - €45 and takes 2h 52m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Madrid Atocha Station to Cáceres. However, there are services departing from Estación De Atocha and arriving at Cáceres via Madrid. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 43m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Madrid-Atocha Cercanias and arriving at Caceres. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 25m.

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The distance between Madrid Atocha Station and Cáceres is 251 km. The road distance is 298.2 km.

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The best way to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Cáceres without a car is to train which takes 3h 32m and costs €22 - €28.

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The train from Madrid-Atocha Cercanias to Caceres takes 3h 25m including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Madrid Atocha Station to Cáceres bus services, operated by Avanza Grupo, depart from Madrid station.

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Madrid Atocha Station to Cáceres train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, depart from Madrid-Atocha Cercanias station.

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The best way to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Cáceres is to train which takes 3h 32m and costs €22 - €28. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €22 - €50 and takes 4h 43m.

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Map of how to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Cáceres.
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  • Distance: 250.8 km
  • Duration: 3h 32m

What companies run services between Madrid Atocha Station, Spain and Cáceres, Spain?

Renfe Viajeros operates a train from Madrid-Atocha Cercanias to Caceres 4 times a day. Tickets cost €22 - €28 and the journey takes 3h 25m. Alternatively, Avanza Grupo operates a bus from Madrid to Cáceres once daily. Tickets cost €21 - €45 and the journey takes 3h 30m.

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 Madrid-Atocha Cercanias to Caceres
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€22 - €28
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Bus operators
Rede Expressos

Rede Nacional de Expressos is a cheap and convenient way to get around the country. In business since 1995, Portugal’s biggest bus operator services villages and cities across the country. Tickets can be purchased up to 30 days before the date of travel, with discounted fares available via their free RFLEX Card. Most coaches have WiFi and power sockets.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 21 75 24 524
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Madrid Estación Sur to Cáceres
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€14 - €18
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Madrid to Cáceres‎
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€15
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blablacar.es

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Madrid Atocha Station to Cáceres bus services, operated by Avanza Grupo, arrive at Cáceres station.

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Madrid Atocha Station to Cáceres train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, arrive at Caceres station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Madrid Atocha Station to Cáceres is 298 km. It takes approximately 2h 52m to drive from Madrid Atocha Station to Cáceres.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Madrid Atocha Station and Cáceres. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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