There are 4 ways to get from Madrid to Ávila Cathedral by train, bus, rideshare or car
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Train • 1h 42m
€11 - €15
Rideshare • 1h 54m
2 alternative options
Bus • 1h 51m
€9 - €12
Drive • 1h 13m
€10 - €16
Madrid to Ávila Cathedral by train and walk
The journey time between Madrid and Ávila Cathedral is around 1h 34m and covers a distance of around 122 km. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 26m. Operated by Renfe Viajeros, the Madrid to Ávila Cathedral service departs from Madrid-Principe Pio and arrives in Ávila Cathedral. Typically 73 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
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The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Madrid to Ávila Cathedral train and walk schedules
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Questions & Answers
The most affordable way to get from Madrid to Ávila Cathedral is to rideshare, which costs €6 and takes 1h 54m.
The quickest way to get from Madrid to Ávila Cathedral is to drive which costs €10 - €16 and takes 1h 13m.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madrid and arriving at Ávila. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 34m.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Madrid-Principe Pio and arriving at Avila. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 28m.
The distance between Madrid and Ávila Cathedral is 88 km. The road distance is 109.7 km.
The best way to get from Madrid to Ávila Cathedral without a car is to train which takes 1h 42m and costs €11 - €15.
The train from Madrid-Principe Pio to Avila takes 1h 28m including transfers and departs every three hours.
Madrid to Ávila Cathedral bus services, operated by Avanza Grupo, depart from Madrid station.
Madrid to Ávila Cathedral train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, depart from Madrid-Principe Pio station.
The best way to get from Madrid to Ávila Cathedral is to train which takes 1h 42m and costs €11 - €15. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €9 - €12 and takes 1h 51m.
What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Ávila Cathedral, Spain?
Renfe Viajeros operates a train from Madrid-Principe Pio to Avila every 3 hours. Tickets cost €11 - €15 and the journey takes 1h 28m. Alternatively, Avanza Grupo operates a bus from Madrid to Ávila twice daily. Tickets cost €9 - €12 and the journey takes 1h 34m.
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.
Train from Madrid-Principe Pio to Avila
- Ave. Duration
- 1h 28m
- Every 3 hours
- Estimated price
- €11 - €15
- Renfe Viajeros
Bus from Madrid to Ávila
- Ave. Duration
- 1h 34m
- Twice daily
- Estimated price
- €9 - €12
- Schedules at
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More Questions & Answers
Madrid to Ávila Cathedral bus services, operated by Avanza Grupo, arrive at Ávila station.
Madrid to Ávila Cathedral train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, arrive at Avila station.
Yes, the driving distance between Madrid to Ávila Cathedral is 110 km. It takes approximately 1h 13m to drive from Madrid to Ávila Cathedral.
There are 67+ hotels available in Ávila Cathedral. Prices start at €87 per night.