Travel from Madrid to Valencia-Spain

Train, bus or fly from Madrid to Valencia?

Spanish Railways AVE operates a train from Madrid to Valencia hourly. Tickets cost $55 - $80 and the journey takes 1 hour 42 minutes. Alternatively, Autocares Grupo Samar operates a bus from Madrid to Valencia twice daily. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 6 hours 45 minutes.

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How to get from Madrid to Valencia

ModeDurationPrice
From Madrid-Puerta de Atocha train to Valencia Joaquin Sorolla.1 h 42 min55€
From Atocha train to Alcalá de Henares then bus to Valencia.8 h 25 min35€
From Madrid rideshare to Valence.4 h 14 min19€
From Madrid drive to Valencia.3 h 37 min41€
From Recoletos train to Madrid airport, fly to Valencia airport, then line 5 subway to Valencia.2 h 40 min66€

How long does it take to get from Madrid to Valencia?

The train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Valencia Joaquin Sorolla takes 1 hour 42 minutes including transfers and departs hourly.

Is there a direct train between Madrid and Valencia?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arriving at Valencia Joaquin Sorolla. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 hour 42 minutes.

Operators from Madrid to Valencia

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Spanish Railways AVESpanish Railways AVE
Madrid Cercanías (RENFE)902 320 320Madrid Cercanías (RENFE)
Autocares Grupo Samar+34 (0) 91 723 05 06Autocares Grupo Samar
BlaBlaCar.esBlaBlaCar.es
IberiaIberia
Air EuropaAir Europa
Metro Valencia+34 900 461 046Metro Valencia