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There are 6 ways to get from Madrid to El Puerto de Santa María by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3h 54m

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

€35 - €45

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7h 35m

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

€35 - €60

4 alternative options

Bus via Jerez De La Frontera  •  8h 19m

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

€45 - €65

Drive  •  6h 10m

  1. Drive from Madrid to El Puerto de Santa María 645.5 km

€60 - €95

Fly to Jerez  •  4h

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

€54 - €147

Fly to Sevilla, train  •  5h 19m

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

€47 - €107

Madrid to El Puerto de Santa María by train

The train journey time between Madrid and El Puerto de Santa María is around 3h 42m and covers a distance of around 589 km. The fastest train normally takes 3h 36m. Operated by Renfe Viajeros, the Madrid to El Puerto de Santa María train service departs from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha and arrives in Puerto De Santa Maria. Typically 27 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
3h 42m
Fastest train time:
3h 36m
Train distance:
589 km
Trains per week:
27
Cheapest price:
€35
Carbon emissions:
31 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
08:30
Last train departs at:
16:10

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Madrid to El Puerto de Santa María train schedules

Madrid → El Puerto de Santa María
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  • Face masks are mandatory
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in El Puerto de Santa María is 112.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in El Puerto de Santa María is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in El Puerto de Santa María 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: 29 Jul 2021
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The cost-effective way to get from Madrid to El Puerto de Santa María is to train, which costs €35 - €45 and takes 3h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid to El Puerto de Santa María is to train which costs €35 - €45 and takes 3h 54m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madrid, Estacion Sur and arriving at El Puerto de Santa María. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7h 35m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha and arriving at Puerto De Santa Maria. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 54m.

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The distance between Madrid and El Puerto de Santa María is 479 km. The road distance is 645.5 km.

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The best way to get from Madrid to El Puerto de Santa María without a car is to train which takes 3h 54m and costs €35 - €45.

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The train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Puerto De Santa Maria takes 3h 54m including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Madrid to El Puerto de Santa María bus services, operated by Socibus, depart from Madrid, Estacion Sur station.

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Madrid to El Puerto de Santa María train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, depart from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha station.

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The best way to get from Madrid to El Puerto de Santa María is to train which takes 3h 54m and costs €35 - €45. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €35 - €60 and takes 7h 35m, you could also fly, which costs €50 - €150 and takes 4h.

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Map of how to get from Madrid to El Puerto de Santa María.
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  • Distance: 478.6 km
  • Duration: 3h 54m

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

Renfe Viajeros operates a train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Puerto De Santa Maria 5 times a day. Tickets cost €35 - €45 and the journey takes 3h 54m. Alternatively, Socibus operates a bus from Madrid, Estacion Sur to El Puerto de Santa María twice daily. Tickets cost €35 - €60 and the journey takes 7h 35m.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Jerez
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €240
Flights from Madrid to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€29 - €110
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-Puerta De Atocha to Puerto De Santa Maria
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€35 - €45
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Sevilla-Santa Justa to Puerto De Santa Maria
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €14
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Bus operators
Socibus
Phone
+34 902 22 92 92
Email
comunicacion@socibus.es?__xts__=
Website
socibusventas.es
Bus from Madrid, Estacion Sur to El Puerto de Santa María
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€35 - €60
Schedules at
socibusventas.es
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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 Madrid Estacion Sur to Jerez De La Frontera
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Website
alsa.com

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The quickest flight from Madrid Airport to Jerez Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Madrid to El Puerto de Santa María bus services, operated by Socibus, arrive at El Puerto de Santa María station.

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Madrid to El Puerto de Santa María train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, arrive at Puerto De Santa Maria station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Madrid to El Puerto de Santa María is 645 km. It takes approximately 6h 10m to drive from Madrid to El Puerto de Santa María.

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Iberia offers flights from Madrid Airport to Jerez Airport.

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