Madrid to London train

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Renfe AVE
09:30AMMadrid-puerta De Atocha27h07 12:37PMLondon St Pancras Intl
3 transfers
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Renfe AVE
08:40PMMadrid-puerta De Atocha27h15 11:55PMLondon St Pancras Intl
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Train schedule from Madrid to London

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Renfe AVE
09:30AMMadrid-puerta De Atocha27h07 12:37PMLondon St Pancras Intl
3 transfers
Renfe AVE
08:40PMMadrid-puerta De Atocha27h15 11:55PMLondon St Pancras Intl
3 transfers

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Fastest train times from Madrid to London

Showing times and prices for Jul 03

Fastest Journey

1d 3 h 7 m

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1d 3 h 11 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

1264 km

It's difficult to get from Madrid to London without transferring at least 3 times.

Renfe AVE
09:30AMMadrid-puerta De Atocha27h07 12:37PMLondon St Pancras Intl
3 transfers
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Renfe AVE
08:40PMMadrid-puerta De Atocha27h15 11:55PMLondon St Pancras Intl
3 transfers
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Overview: Train from Madrid to London

distanceDistance783 miles (1263 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesRenfe AVE

Trains from Madrid to London cover the 783 miles (1263 km) long route taking on average 19 h 11 min with our travel partners like Renfe AVE. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in London Victoria.

Train providers: AVE trains Madrid to London

Find the best journey between Madrid and London with Omio's train partners AVE! You'll find the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular trip for you.

AVE

Enjoy a quick and easy journey on a train to London from Madrid with AVE, the high-speed train from Renfe, the main Spanish rail operator and official travel partner of Omio. Search all AVE train timetables and tickets on Omio to find the best deals for a train from Madrid to London covering the 783 miles (1263 km) distance. Look out for ticket options like Promo, Promo +, and Flexible to find the most convenient Madrid to London train ride for you. Renfe AVE even offers discount cards for regular customers, such as the Renfe Gold Card and the + Renfe Youth 50 Card, which can be used when buying AVE tickets on Omio.

Renfe covers around 9, 300 miles (15, 000 km) between national and international routes, among which are its AVE routes that connect the main cities of Spain. AVE trains are well-known among travellers for providing ultimate comfort, flexibility and convenience. Their trains are the most popular of Renfe’s fleet due to their high speeds reaching up to 192 mph (310 kmh) on select routes. They are also popular with travellers due to their premium services onboard, such as a restaurant, toilets, WiFi access, and entertainment.

Madrid to London train information with AVE:

  • Average Duration: 19 h 11 min
  • AVE frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Madrid to London

Travel by train to London easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Madrid to London.
FAQs

Travel between Madrid, Spain and London, United Kingdom by train is: Fully open.

Can I enter United Kingdom from Spain?

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Madrid?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in London, United Kingdom?

All travellers in United Kingdom must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 7/1/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to London from Madrid as this information can change.

The restriction level for your return train to Madrid, Spain from London is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Madrid from London restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Spain from London?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

What are the safety rules to follow in Madrid, Spain?

The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 7/1/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Madrid from London closer to your date of departure here.

The Madrid to London train distance is approximately 783 miles (1263 km).
While the time it takes to travel 783 miles (1263 km) between Madrid and London can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Madrid to London is on average 19 h 11 min.

When departing from Madrid, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Madrid Chamartín and Madrid Méndez Alvaro. When arriving in London, you can end your trip in train stations like London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross.

Omio customers book a train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha   to London Victoria   most frequently for this route.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at London Victoria, located 1.8 miles (2.9 km) away from the city centre.

For the journey from Madrid to London you can take a train with Renfe AVE. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Madrid and London on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
The average number of trains departing Madrid for London is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train departing from Madrid to London leaves at 09: 30. The last train departing from Madrid to London leaves at 20: 40. You can find the latest Madrid to London train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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London
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha is the most popular Madrid railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Madrid for your journey to London.
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Metro lines: 1
Bus lines: 10, 14, 24, 26, 32, 37, 54, 57, 59, 85, 86, 102, 121, 203
Train lines: C1, C2, C3, C4, C5, C7, C8, C10
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