There are 5 ways to get from Zaragoza to Cuenca by train, bus or car

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

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 45 min

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

$84 - $116

Cheapest option

Bus Autobuses Magallón  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Zaragoza to Teruel
  2. Take the bus from Teruel to Cuenca 051

$29 - $44

3 alternative options

Bus ALSA  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Zaragoza to Guadalajara
  2. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Cuenca

$37 - $76

Train, bus  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Zaragoza-El Portillo to Teruel Ir / ...
  2. Take the bus from Teruel to Cuenca 051

$35 - $51

Drive  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Zaragoza to Cuenca 200.4 miles

$35 - $55

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

You can take a train from Zaragoza to Cuenca via Madrid-Puerta de Atocha in around 2 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zaragoza to Cuenca via Guadalajara in around 4 h 53 min.

Train operators
Spanish Railways AVE
Website
renfe.com
Train from Zaragoza Delicias to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Cuenca Fernando Zobel
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
renfe.com
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Zaragoza-El Portillo to Teruel
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Guadalbus
Phone
949 21 09 00
Email
guadalbus@guadalbus.com
Website
guadalbus.com
Bus from Guadalajara to Cuenca
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Schedules at
guadalbus.com
Autobuses Magallón
Phone
+34 (0) 876 662 282
Email
info@autobusesmagallon.com
Website
autobusesmagallon.com
Bus from Zaragoza to Teruel
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Schedules at
autobusesmagallon.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Zaragoza to Cuenca?

The distance between Zaragoza and Cuenca is 206 km. The road distance is 321 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Zaragoza to Cuenca?

The cheapest way to get from Zaragoza to Cuenca is to bus which costs 24€ - 40€ and takes 7 h 12 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Zaragoza to Cuenca?

The quickest way to get from Zaragoza to Cuenca is to train which takes 2 h 45 min and costs 65€ - 100€.

Is there a direct train between Zaragoza and Cuenca?

No, there is no direct train from Zaragoza to Cuenca. However, there are services departing from Zaragoza Delicias and arriving at Cuenca Fernando Zobel via Madrid-Puerta de Atocha. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 45 min.

Is there a direct bus between Zaragoza and Cuenca?

No, there is no direct bus from Zaragoza to Cuenca. However, there are services departing from Zaragoza and arriving at Cuenca via Guadalajara. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 53 min.

How long does it take to get from Zaragoza to Cuenca?

It takes approximately 2 h 45 min to get from Zaragoza to Cuenca, including transfers.