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The cheapest trains

from Barcelona
to Madrid

Showing times and prices for Sep 23

Cheapest

48

Average

139

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Barcelona to Madrid will cost around € 139 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only € 48.

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09:03Barcelona Sants9h04 18:07Madrid Chamartín
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16:03Barcelona Sants7h59 00:02Madrid Atocha
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09:03Barcelona Sants7h07 16:10Madrid Atocha
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16:03Barcelona Sants7h07 23:10Madrid Atocha
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16:00Barcelona Sants5h55 21:55Madrid Atocha
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Barcelona to Madrid

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05:50Barcelona Sants2h30 08:20Madrid Atocha
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06:05Barcelona Sants4h30 10:35Madrid Atocha
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06:05Barcelona Sants5h05 11:10Madrid Atocha
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06:05Barcelona Sants3h45 09:50Madrid Atocha
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06:25Barcelona Sants2h30 08:55Madrid Atocha
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06:40Barcelona Sants3h55 10:35Madrid Atocha
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06:40Barcelona Sants3h10 09:50Madrid Atocha
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06:50Barcelona Sants4h20 11:10Madrid Atocha
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07:00Barcelona Sants7h20 14:20Madrid Atocha
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07:00Barcelona Sants5h32 12:32Madrid Atocha
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07:05Barcelona Sants3h30 10:35Madrid Atocha
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07:05Barcelona Sants2h45 09:50Madrid Atocha
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07:25Barcelona Sants2h36 10:01Madrid Atocha
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07:30Barcelona Sants6h15 13:45Madrid Atocha
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08:00Barcelona Sants7h48 15:48Madrid Atocha
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08:00Barcelona Sants6h20 14:20Madrid Atocha
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08:25Barcelona Sants2h30 10:55Madrid Atocha
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08:30Barcelona Sants5h15 13:45Madrid Atocha
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09:00Barcelona Sants4h45 13:45Madrid Atocha
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09:03Barcelona Sants9h04 18:07Madrid Chamartín
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09:03Barcelona Sants8h42 17:45Madrid Atocha
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09:03Barcelona Sants7h07 16:10Madrid Atocha
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09:03Barcelona Sants8h07 17:10Madrid Atocha
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09:24Barcelona Sants5h46 15:10Madrid Atocha
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10:00Barcelona Sants7h03 17:03Madrid Atocha
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10:00Barcelona Sants5h48 15:48Madrid Atocha
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10:00Barcelona Sants7h55 17:55Madrid Atocha
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11:00Barcelona Sants4h10 15:10Madrid Atocha
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11:00Barcelona Sants2h45 13:45Madrid Atocha
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11:00Barcelona Sants5h10 16:10Madrid Atocha
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12:00Barcelona Sants3h10 15:10Madrid Atocha
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12:00Barcelona Sants4h10 16:10Madrid Atocha
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12:00Barcelona Sants5h45 17:45Madrid Atocha
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12:00Barcelona Sants5h10 17:10Madrid Atocha
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12:00Barcelona Sants5h10 17:10Madrid Atocha
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12:10Barcelona Sants5h00 17:10Madrid Atocha
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12:10Barcelona Sants5h00 17:10Madrid Atocha
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12:10Barcelona Sants5h35 17:45Madrid Atocha
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12:10Barcelona Sants4h00 16:10Madrid Atocha
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13:25Barcelona Sants4h20 17:45Madrid Atocha
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13:25Barcelona Sants2h45 16:10Madrid Atocha
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13:25Barcelona Sants3h45 17:10Madrid Atocha
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14:00Barcelona Sants3h10 17:10Madrid Atocha
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14:00Barcelona Sants3h45 17:45Madrid Atocha
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14:00Barcelona Sants5h45 19:45Madrid Atocha
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14:10Barcelona Sants3h35 17:45Madrid Atocha
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14:10Barcelona Sants5h35 19:45Madrid Atocha
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14:30Barcelona Sants6h20 20:50Madrid Atocha
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14:30Barcelona Sants5h27 19:57Madrid Atocha
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14:30Barcelona Sants7h25 21:55Madrid Atocha
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15:00Barcelona Sants4h45 19:45Madrid Atocha
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15:00Barcelona Sants2h45 17:45Madrid Atocha
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15:25Barcelona Sants2h30 17:55Madrid Atocha
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15:30Barcelona Sants5h40 21:10Madrid Atocha
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15:30Barcelona Sants6h30 22:00Madrid Atocha
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15:30Barcelona Sants5h40 21:10Madrid Atocha
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15:30Barcelona Sants4h15 19:45Madrid Atocha
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15:50Barcelona Sants5h20 21:10Madrid Atocha
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15:50Barcelona Sants6h10 22:00Madrid Atocha
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15:50Barcelona Sants6h10 22:00Madrid Atocha
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15:50Barcelona Sants5h20 21:10Madrid Atocha
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15:50Barcelona Sants3h55 19:45Madrid Atocha
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16:00Barcelona Sants5h10 21:10Madrid Atocha
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16:00Barcelona Sants5h55 21:55Madrid Atocha
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16:00Barcelona Sants5h10 21:10Madrid Atocha
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16:00Barcelona Sants6h00 22:00Madrid Atocha
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16:00Barcelona Sants3h45 19:45Madrid Atocha
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16:00Barcelona Sants3h10 19:10Madrid Atocha
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16:00Barcelona Sants6h00 22:00Madrid Atocha
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16:00Barcelona Sants7h32 23:32Madrid Atocha
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16:03Barcelona Sants7h59 00:02Madrid Atocha
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16:03Barcelona Sants7h07 23:10Madrid Atocha
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16:05Barcelona Sants5h55 22:00Madrid Atocha
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16:05Barcelona Sants5h05 21:10Madrid Atocha
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16:25Barcelona Sants2h30 18:55Madrid Atocha
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17:00Barcelona Sants4h10 21:10Madrid Atocha
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17:00Barcelona Sants5h00 22:00Madrid Atocha
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17:00Barcelona Sants2h45 19:45Madrid Atocha
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17:25Barcelona Sants2h30 19:55Madrid Atocha
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18:00Barcelona Sants5h10 23:10Madrid Atocha
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18:00Barcelona Sants3h10 21:10Madrid Atocha
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18:00Barcelona Sants4h00 22:00Madrid Atocha
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18:00Barcelona Sants6h02 00:02Madrid Atocha
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18:00Barcelona Sants5h10 23:10Madrid Atocha
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18:00Barcelona Sants4h00 22:00Madrid Atocha
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18:05Barcelona Sants5h05 23:10Madrid Atocha
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18:05Barcelona Sants3h55 22:00Madrid Atocha
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18:40Barcelona Sants5h22 00:02Madrid Atocha
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18:40Barcelona Sants4h30 23:10Madrid Atocha
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18:40Barcelona Sants4h30 23:10Madrid Atocha
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19:00Barcelona Sants4h10 23:10Madrid Atocha
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19:00Barcelona Sants4h10 23:10Madrid Atocha
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19:00Barcelona Sants5h02 00:02Madrid Atocha
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19:00Barcelona Sants3h00 22:00Madrid Atocha
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20:00Barcelona Sants4h02 00:02Madrid Atocha
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20:00Barcelona Sants3h10 23:10Madrid Atocha
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21:15Barcelona Sants2h47 00:02Madrid Atocha
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Sun
Sep 22
107 Renfe AVE
33 Alsa
243 Air Europa
Mon
Sep 23
43 Renfe
33 Alsa
88 Vueling
Tue
Sep 24
43 Renfe
33 Alsa
52 Iberia
Wed
Sep 25
43 Renfe
33 Alsa
50 Vueling
Thu
Sep 26
43 Renfe
33 Alsa
58 Vueling
Fri
Sep 27
43 Renfe
33 Alsa
60 Air Europa
Sat
Sep 28
43 Renfe
33 Alsa
50 Air Europa
Sun
Sep 29
43 Renfe
33 Alsa
85 Air Europa
Mon
Sep 30
43 Renfe
33 Alsa
65 Vueling
Tue
Oct 1
43 Renfe
33 Alsa
42 Vueling
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Oct 2
43 Renfe
33 Alsa
45 Vueling
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Oct 3
43 Renfe
33 Alsa
45 Vueling
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Oct 4
43 Renfe
33 Alsa
58 Iberia
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Oct 5
43 Renfe
33 Alsa
43 Air Europa
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Oct 6
43 Renfe
33 Alsa
58 Vueling
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Oct 7
43 Renfe
33 Alsa
42 Vueling
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Oct 8
43 Renfe
33 Alsa
42 Vueling
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43 Renfe
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43 Renfe
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43 Renfe
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The fastest trains

from Barcelona
to Madrid

Showing times and prices for Sep 23

Fastest Journey

2 h 30 m

Average

4 h 52 m

Trains per day

97

Distance

504 km

Of the 97 train that leave Barcelona for Madrid every day 20 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct train cover the 504 km distance in an average of 4 h 52 m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 2 h 30 m .

The slowest train will take 9 h 4 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

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08:25Barcelona Sants2h30 10:55Madrid Atocha
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15:25Barcelona Sants2h30 17:55Madrid Atocha
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111 1One-way
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06:25Barcelona Sants2h30 08:55Madrid Atocha
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17:25Barcelona Sants2h30 19:55Madrid Atocha
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128 1One-way
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05:50Barcelona Sants2h30 08:20Madrid Atocha
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Journey Summary

Barcelona to Madrid Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
3 hours 23 minutes
Train Ticket Price:49
Trains depart from:Barcelona
Trains arrive in:Madrid
Distance:504 km
TrainTrain Companies:Renfe AVE, Renfe

Trains from Barcelona to Madrid

The majority of trains from Barcelona to Madrid depart from Sants Station. However, a limited number of departures leave from Passeig De Gracia too. The first train departs just before 6:00 a.m. and the last train of evening leaves at approximately 9 p.m. The duration of the journey is generally two and half to three hours, with the majority of routes being direct. Trains depart regularly throughout the day and evening, with up to four times per hour during peak times.

What are the departure and arrival stations for Trains from Barcelona to Madrid?

Barcelona Sants Station: Conveniently situated in the city, Barcelona Sants is easily reached by the following metro system lines - L3 (green line) and L5 (blue line). Taxis are also readily available at the station and from the city centre.

Madrid Atocha Station: Located in the heart of the city, Atocha Station is a few minutes walk from the centre of Madrid. Alternatively, Line 1 (blue line) of Madrid's metro system connects from the station to the surrounding area.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Barcelona
Madrid
TrainBarcelona Estació De França

Amenities

TrainBarcelona Sants

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