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There are 6 ways to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Peníscola by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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Train

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Benicarlo

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Rideshare

  1. Take the rideshare from Madrid to Peñíscola

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Peñíscola

Drive

  1. Drive from Madrid Atocha Station to Peníscola

Fly to Valencia, train

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Valencia (VLC)
  2. Take the train from Valencia-Estacio Del Nord to Benicarlo

Fly to Barcelona, train

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Barcelona (BCN)
  2. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Benicarlo
Madrid Atocha Station → Peníscola
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Peníscola is 112.

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The social distance requirement in Peníscola is 1.5 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Peníscola is to rideshare which costs €29 and takes 6h 11m.

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The fastest way to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Peníscola is to train. Taking this option will cost €30 - €45 and takes 4h 39m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Madrid Atocha Station to Peníscola. However, there are services departing from Estación De Atocha and arriving at Peñíscola via Madrid. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 48m.

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The distance between Madrid Atocha Station and Peníscola is 347 km. The road distance is 489.2 km.

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The best way to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Peníscola without a car is to train which takes 4h 39m and costs €30 - €45.

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It takes approximately 4h 39m to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Peníscola, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Peníscola is to train which takes 4h 39m and costs €30 - €45. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €30 - €50 and takes 7h 48m.

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The quickest flight from Madrid Airport to Valencia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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

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Map of how to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Peníscola.
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  • Distance: 347.3 km
  • Duration: 4h 39m

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

Renfe Viajeros operates a train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Benicarlo twice a week. Tickets cost €30 - €45 and the journey takes 3h 57m. Alternatively, Avanza Grupo operates a bus from Madrid to Peñíscola once daily. Tickets cost €30 - €45 and the journey takes 6h 35m.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Valencia
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €190
Flights from Madrid to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €130
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Madrid to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€30 - €130
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Valencia
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €150
Flights from Madrid to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€28 - €140
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 Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Benicarlo
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Valencia-Estacio Del Nord to Benicarlo
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€12 - €16
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Benicarlo
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€15 - €20
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Bus operators
Other operators
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Madrid to Peñíscola
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€29
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blablacar.es

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Yes, the driving distance between Madrid Atocha Station to Peníscola is 489 km. It takes approximately 4h 43m to drive from Madrid Atocha Station to Peníscola.

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Air Europa and Iberia offer flights from Madrid Airport to Valencia Airport.

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There are 182+ hotels available in Peníscola. Prices start at €87 per night.

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

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