There are 4 ways to get from Madrid to Cuenca by train, bus, rideshare or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  55 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Cuenca Fernando Zobel Ave / ...

$35 - $50

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Madrid to Cuenca 104.2 miles

$10

2 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Cuenca Auto Res

$15 - $21

Drive  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Cuenca 104.3 miles

$19 - $29

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Cuenca is to rideshare which costs 9€ and takes 2 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid to Cuenca is to train which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 55 min.

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The distance between Madrid and Cuenca is 139 km. The road distance is 166.8 km.

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The train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Cuenca Fernando Zobel takes 55 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madrid and arriving at Cuenca. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arriving at Cuenca Fernando Zobel. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 55 min.

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What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Cuenca, Spain?

Spanish Railways AVE operates a train from Madrid to Cuenca hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 55 min. Spanish Railways (RENFE) also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, Avanza Grupo operates a bus from Madrid to Cuenca every 4 hours. Tickets cost $15 - $21 and the journey takes 2 h 10 min.

Train operators
Spanish Railways AVE
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Bus operators
Other operators
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Rideshare from Madrid to Cuenca
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10
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