Madrid to Paris train

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Renfe AVE
09:30AMMadrid-puerta De Atocha3h07 12:37PMParis Gare De Lyon
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Renfe AVE
08:40PMMadrid-puerta De Atocha27h15 11:55PMParis Gare De Lyon
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Train schedule from Madrid to Paris

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Renfe AVE
09:30AMMadrid-puerta De Atocha3h07 12:37PMParis Gare De Lyon
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Renfe AVE
08:40PMMadrid-puerta De Atocha27h15 11:55PMParis Gare De Lyon
1 transfer

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Fastest train times from Madrid to Paris

Showing times and prices for Jul 03

Fastest Journey

3 h 7 m

Average

15 h 11 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

1052 km

It's difficult to get from Madrid to Paris without transferring at least once.

Renfe AVE
09:30AMMadrid-puerta De Atocha3h07 12:37PMParis Gare De Lyon
1 transfer
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Renfe AVE
08:40PMMadrid-puerta De Atocha27h15 11:55PMParis Gare De Lyon
1 transfer
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Overview: Train from Madrid to Paris

distanceDistance652 miles (1052 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesRenfe AVE

Trains from Madrid to Paris cover the 652 miles (1052 km) long journey taking on average 15 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 Paris Gare de Lyon.

Train companies: AVE trains Madrid to Paris

Find the best route between Madrid and Paris with AVE. Comparing timetables and prices and booking the most affordable route has never been easier with over 1000 travel operators on Omio.

AVE

Enjoy a quick and easy journey on a train from Madrid to Paris 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 to Paris from Madrid covering the 652 miles (1052 km) distance. Look out for ticket options like Promo, Promo +, and Flexible to find the most convenient Madrid to Paris 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.

AVE from Madrid to Paris train information:

  • Average Duration: 15 h 11 min
  • AVE frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Madrid to Paris

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FAQs

Travel by train between Madrid, Spain and Paris, France is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Paris from Madrid restricted?

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Madrid?

Entry Requirements:

  • 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 48 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 declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Paris, France?

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

  • Physical distance required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Recommended

The above information was last checked on 7/1/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Madrid and Paris closer to your date of departure here.

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

Is my return train into Madrid from Paris restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • 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 Paris closer to your date of departure here.

You should expect to travel around 652 miles (1052 km)  to Paris from Madrid by train.
The train time to Paris from Madrid is on average 15 h 11 min  for the 652 miles (1052 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Madrid and Paris by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

When departing from Madrid, you have various train station options to start your route from including Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Madrid Chamartín and Madrid Méndez Alvaro. When arriving in Paris, you can end your route in train stations like Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est.

Omio customers book a train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha   to Paris Gare de Lyon   most frequently for this route.

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, is located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city centre of Madrid.

The most popular arrival train station, Paris Gare de Lyon, is located 1.9 miles (3.1 km) away from the city centre of Paris.

When taking a train from Madrid to Paris, you can count on Renfe AVE for the best way to get you to Paris. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Madrid and Paris and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
The average number of trains departing Madrid for Paris is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The first train from Madrid to Paris leaves at 09: 30   and the last train for this leaves at 20: 40. Omio shows you the latest train from Madrid to Paris times to help you book the best departure time for this trip.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Paris
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 Paris.
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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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