The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Alcalá de Henares to Madrid is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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Trains per day
Of the 5 trains that leave Alcalá de Henares for Madrid every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||18 miles (29 km)|
|Train frequency||190 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 190 direct trains a day|
Trains from Alcalá de Henares to Madrid cover the 18 miles (29 km) long journey taking on average 41 min with our travel partners like Renfe. Normally, there are 190 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Alcalá De Henares and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes.
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Renfe is Spain’s national train company offering a multitude of domestic routes and international routes to France and Portugal. Renfe is known for its range of ticket types to fit anyone’s budget, such as the Basic, Elige and Premium tickets. Renfe also has discount cards for qualified travelers like the Renfe Gold Card and +Renfe Youth Card 50, which you can use on Omio. When you ride with Renfe, you can expect to find an impressive fleet of trains offering different levels of comfort, amenities and time needed to travel to your destination. These train types include Renfe AVE for high-speed long-distance routes, Alvia and Altaria for domestic routes in parts of Spain, Euromed for routes along the stunning Mediterranean coast, Avant commuter trains and Trenhotel night trains.
Renfe from Alcalá de Henares to Madrid train information:
When travelling between Alcalá de Henares and the capital of Spain, the railway is one of the best alternatives, as it allows you to arrive in less than half an hour. There are 90 departures every day, always direct non-stop journeys and distributed periodically between 5 and 23..
The train service from Alcalá de Henares to Madrid is managed by Renfe through its local railways, which are perfectly equipped and offer a high level of comfort, reliability and services. However, the speed of travel hardly allows you to enjoy these features.
The duration of the train journey from Alcalá de Henares to Madrid is truly mini, as it only takes between 26 and 43 minutes, depending on the destination station chosen. These are direct, non-stop journeys between the 30 kilometres separating the two neighbouring towns in Madrid.
The Alcalá de Henares Madrid train service consists of 90 frequencies per day strategically distributed throughout the day. 17 arrive at Chamartín station, in the shortest route, and 73 at Atocha station, so it is possible to travel, practically, at any time of the day.
Alcalá de Henares Station: this train station is centrally located, just over 2 kilometres from the town hall. This is a functional infrastructure equipped with 6 lanes, 3 platforms, 3 passing lanes and 3 dead lanes, which are partially covered with canopies. It has a calm and pleasant atmosphere, and includes in its surroundings gastronomic premises and different shops.
Madrid-Chamartín station: located in a central location, about 6 minutes by car from Paseo de la Castellana and connected to the rest of the city by metro lines 1 and 10, urban buses 5, T62, 154, 171 and 815 and Renfe suburban trains. It has toilets, suitcase trolleys, cash dispensers, ticket offices, gastronomic establishments, hotel... It also offers high-speed wifi access completely free of charge.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Alcalá De Henares and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Alcalá De Henares, located approximately 0.8 miles (1.3 km) from the city center of Alcalá de Henares. The most popular arrival train station in Madrid, called Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes, is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from its city center.
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