The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Madrid to Rome is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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1d 7 h 28 m
1d 7 h 28 m
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It's difficult to get from Madrid to Rome without transferring at least 5 times.
|Train frequency||1 a day|
|Train companies||Renfe-SNCF or Intercity Notte|
Trains from Madrid to Rome cover the 1363 km long route taking on average 30 h 3 min with our travel partners like Renfe-SNCF or Intercity Notte. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes and arrive in Roma Termini.
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Renfe-SNCF is a joint venture between Spain's Renfe and France's SNCF, offering high-speed rail services between the two countries. The trains run at speeds of up to 300 km/h, with departures every two hours. Renfe-SNCF offers three types of trains: the AVE, the TGV and the EuroMed. The AVE is the fastest, with a journey time of just over three hours between Madrid and Paris. The TGV is slightly slower, but still offers a comfortable journey. The EuroMed is the slowest, but is the most affordable option. Renfe-SNCF offers a range of ticket types, including single, return and group tickets. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, free Wi-Fi, power sockets and a selection of snacks and drinks. The most popular routes for Renfe-SNCF are Madrid to Paris, Barcelona to Marseille and Madrid to Lyon.
When departing from Madrid, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes, Madrid Chamartín and Madrid Atocha Cercanias. When arriving in Rome, you can end your route in train stations like Roma Termini, Roma Tiburtina and Roma Trastevere.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Roma Termini, located 1.6 miles (2.6 km) away from the city centre.