There are 8 ways to get from Valencia to Córdoba by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  3h 12m

  1. Take the train from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla to Cordoba-Central Ave / ...

40€ - 130€

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Rideshare  •  5h 54m

  1. Take the rideshare from Valence to Cordoue 522.3 km

21€ - 35€

6 alternative options

Bus  •  8h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Valencia to Cordoba

40€ - 60€

Drive  •  5h 8m

  1. Drive from Valencia to Córdoba 519.3 km

50€ - 80€

Fly Valencia to Sevilla, train  •  4h 11m

  1. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Sevilla (SVQ) VLC - SVQ
  2. Take the train from Sevilla-Santa Justa to Cordoba-Central

37€ - 187€

Fly Valencia to Madrid, train  •  5h 18m

  1. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Madrid (MAD) VLC - MAD
  2. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Cordoba-Central

47€ - 208€

Fly Valencia to Malaga, train  •  6h 3m

  1. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Malaga (AGP) VLC - AGP
  2. Take the train from Malaga Maria Zambrano to Cordoba-Central

53€ - 212€

Train to Alicante, fly to Sevilla, train  •  6h 12m

  1. Take the train from Valencia-Estacio Del Nord to Alicante-Termino
  2. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Sevilla (SVQ) ALC - SVQ
  3. Take the train from Sevilla-Santa Justa to Cordoba-Central

56€ - 296€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Valencia to Córdoba is to rideshare which costs 21€ - 35€ and takes 5h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Valencia to Córdoba is to train which costs 40€ - 130€ and takes 3h 12m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Valencia and arriving at Cordoba. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8h 30m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla and arriving at Cordoba-Central. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 12m.

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The distance between Valencia and Córdoba is 420 km. The road distance is 519.3 km.

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The best way to get from Valencia to Córdoba without a car is to train which takes 3h 12m and costs 40€ - 130€.

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The train from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla to Cordoba-Central takes 3h 12m including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Valencia to Córdoba bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Valencia station.

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Valencia to Córdoba train services, operated by Renfe AVE, depart from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla station.

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The best way to get from Valencia to Córdoba is to train which takes 3h 12m and costs 40€ - 130€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 8h 30m.

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Map of how to get from Valencia to Córdoba.
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  • Distance: 419.9 km
  • Duration: 3h 12m

What companies run services between Valencia, Spain and Córdoba, Spain?

Renfe AVE operates a train from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla to Cordoba-Central 6 times a week. Tickets cost 65€ - 130€ and the journey takes 3h 12m. Renfe Viajeros also services this route once daily. Alternatively, ALSA operates a bus from Valencia to Cordoba twice daily. Tickets cost 40€ - 60€ and the journey takes 8h 30m.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Valencia to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 200€
Flights from Valencia to Sevilla via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 200€
Flights from Valencia to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
22€ - 210€
Flights from Valencia to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
45€ - 240€
Flights from Valencia to Malaga via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 240€
Flights from Alicante to Sevilla via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 350€
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Valencia to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
27€ - 170€
Flights from Valencia to Malaga via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 260€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Valencia to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 230€
Flights from Valencia to Malaga via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 310€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Valencia to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
22€ - 220€
Flights from Alicante to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
21€ - 150€
Train operators
Renfe AVE
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Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla to Cordoba-Central
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
65€ - 130€
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
65€ - 90€
Promo+
75€ - 80€
Flexible
95€ - 130€
Train from Sevilla-Santa Justa to Cordoba-Central
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
13€ - 40€
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
13€ - 17€
Promo+
18€ - 20€
Flexible
28€ - 40€
Train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Cordoba-Central
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 75€
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
35€ - 45€
Promo+
41€ - 44€
Flexible
55€ - 75€
Train from Malaga Maria Zambrano to Cordoba-Central
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
17€ - 45€
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
17€ - 22€
Promo+
22€ - 25€
Flexible
30€ - 45€
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 Valencia-Estacio Del Nord to Cordoba-Central
Ave. Duration
6h 21m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 50€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Sevilla-Santa Justa to Cordoba-Central
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
11€ - 15€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Cordoba-Central
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
23€ - 29€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Malaga Maria Zambrano to Cordoba-Central
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Valencia-Estacio Del Nord to Alicante-Termino
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Bus operators
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 Valencia to Cordoba
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
alsa.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Valence to Cordoue
Ave. Duration
5h 54m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
21€ - 35€
Book at
blablacar.es

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The quickest flight from Valencia Airport to Sevilla Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Valencia to Córdoba bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Cordoba station.

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Valencia to Córdoba train services, operated by Renfe AVE, arrive at Cordoba-Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Valencia to Córdoba is 519 km. It takes approximately 5h 8m to drive from Valencia to Córdoba.

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Vueling Airlines, Ryanair and Iberia offer flights from Valencia Airport to Sevilla Airport.

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Book your Valencia to Córdoba train tickets online with Omio.

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Book your Valencia to Córdoba bus tickets online with Omio and Busbud.

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There are 900+ hotels available in Córdoba. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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

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The best way to get from Valencia to Valencia Airport is to line 3 subway which takes 21 min and costs 1€ - 3€.

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