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

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Train  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla to Cuenca Fernando Zobel Ic / ...

$24 - $35

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Rideshare  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Valence to Cuenca 124.5 miles

$12

2 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Valencia to Cuenca

$14 - $20

Drive  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Valencia to Cuenca 124.5 miles

$23 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Valencia to Cuenca is to rideshare which costs 10€ and takes 5 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Valencia to Cuenca is to train which costs 21€ - 35€ and takes 1 h 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Valencia and arriving at Cuenca . Services depart twice daily, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla and arriving at Cuenca Fernando Zobel. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 11 min.

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The distance between Valencia and Cuenca is 164 km. The road distance is 199.2 km.

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The best way to get from Valencia to Cuenca without a car is to train which takes 1 h 11 min and costs 21€ - 35€.

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The train from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla to Cuenca Fernando Zobel takes 1 h 11 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Valencia to Cuenca bus services, operated by MonBus, depart from Valencia station.

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Valencia to Cuenca train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), depart from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla station.

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The best way to get from Valencia to Cuenca is to train which takes 1 h 11 min and costs 21€ - 35€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 12€ - 18€ and takes 3 h 15 min.

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Map of how to get from Valencia to Cuenca.
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  • Distance: 102.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 11 min

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

Spanish Railways (RENFE) operates a train from Valencia to Cuenca every 2 hours. Tickets cost $24 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 11 min. Alternatively, MonBus operates a bus from Valencia to Cuenca twice daily. Tickets cost $14 - $20 and the journey takes 3 h 15 min.

Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla to Cuenca Fernando Zobel
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
MonBus
Phone
+34 982 29 29 00
Website
monbus.es
Bus from Valencia to Cuenca
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
monbus.es
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Valence to Cuenca
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12
Book at
blablacar.es

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Valencia to Cuenca bus services, operated by MonBus, arrive at Cuenca station.

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Valencia to Cuenca train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), arrive at Cuenca Fernando Zobel station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Valencia to Cuenca is 199 km. It takes approximately 2 h 18 min to drive from Valencia to Cuenca.

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There are 208+ hotels available in Cuenca. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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

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