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The cheapest trains

from Alicante
to Madrid

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Cheapest

$51

Average

$79

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 Alicante to Madrid will cost around $ 79 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 51.

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17:08Alicante-Terminal6h3723:45Madrid Atocha Cercanias
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$511One-way
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21:18Alicante-Terminal2h1623:34Madrid Atocha
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$541One-way
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10:12Alicante-Terminal7h0617:18Madrid ChamartĂ­n
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$581One-way
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17:08Alicante-Terminal6h5123:59Madrid ChamartĂ­n
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$591One-way
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14:40Alicante-Terminal3h4018:20Madrid Atocha Cercanias
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$591One-way

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Alicante to Madrid

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07:13Alicante-Terminal4h5812:11Madrid Atocha
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07:13Alicante-Terminal3h5711:10Madrid Atocha
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07:13Alicante-Terminal6h1113:24Madrid Atocha Cercanias
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07:13Alicante-Terminal4h5412:07Madrid Atocha Cercanias
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08:34Alicante-Terminal3h3312:07Madrid Atocha Cercanias
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08:34Alicante-Terminal3h3712:11Madrid Atocha
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08:34Alicante-Terminal2h3611:10Madrid Atocha
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08:34Alicante-Terminal4h3813:12Madrid Atocha
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08:34Alicante-Terminal4h5013:24Madrid Atocha Cercanias
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08:34Alicante-Terminal4h3813:12Madrid Atocha
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09:40Alicante-Terminal5h3615:16Madrid Atocha
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09:40Alicante-Terminal2h3112:11Madrid Atocha
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09:40Alicante-Terminal3h3213:12Madrid Atocha
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10:12Alicante-Terminal5h0415:16Madrid Atocha
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10:12Alicante-Terminal7h0617:18Madrid ChamartĂ­n
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10:30Alicante-Terminal4h4615:16Madrid Atocha
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10:30Alicante-Terminal4h4615:16Madrid Atocha
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10:30Alicante-Terminal2h4213:12Madrid Atocha
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12:40Alicante-Terminal5h4118:21Madrid Atocha
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12:40Alicante-Terminal4h4317:23Madrid Atocha
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12:40Alicante-Terminal4h4317:23Madrid Atocha
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12:40Alicante-Terminal5h4118:21Madrid Atocha
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12:40Alicante-Terminal2h3615:16Madrid Atocha
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12:40Alicante-Terminal5h4018:20Madrid Atocha Cercanias
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12:40Alicante-Terminal4h2317:03Madrid Atocha
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14:40Alicante-Terminal5h4220:22Madrid Atocha Cercanias
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14:40Alicante-Terminal5h3020:10Madrid Atocha
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14:40Alicante-Terminal3h4018:20Madrid Atocha Cercanias
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14:40Alicante-Terminal3h4118:21Madrid Atocha
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14:40Alicante-Terminal5h1719:57Madrid Atocha
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14:40Alicante-Terminal3h4118:21Madrid Atocha
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14:40Alicante-Terminal2h4317:23Madrid Atocha
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15:45Alicante-Terminal4h1219:57Madrid Atocha
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15:45Alicante-Terminal4h3720:22Madrid Atocha Cercanias
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15:45Alicante-Terminal2h3618:21Madrid Atocha
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15:45Alicante-Terminal4h2520:10Madrid Atocha
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15:45Alicante-Terminal4h4720:32Madrid Atocha
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17:08Alicante-Terminal3h2420:32Madrid Atocha
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17:08Alicante-Terminal5h3922:47Madrid Atocha
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17:08Alicante-Terminal6h5123:59Madrid ChamartĂ­n
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17:08Alicante-Terminal5h2522:33Madrid ChamartĂ­n
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17:08Alicante-Terminal6h3723:45Madrid Atocha Cercanias
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18:10Alicante-Terminal5h3523:45Madrid Atocha Cercanias
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18:10Alicante-Terminal2h2220:32Madrid Atocha
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18:10Alicante-Terminal4h3722:47Madrid Atocha
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18:55Alicante-Terminal2h1621:11Madrid Atocha
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20:10Alicante-Terminal2h3722:47Madrid Atocha
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20:10Alicante-Terminal3h1823:28Madrid Atocha
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21:18Alicante-Terminal2h1623:34Madrid Atocha
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Prices across different modes

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Bus
Flight
Tue
Jul 23
$61Renfe AVE
$39Alsa
$66Air Nostrum
Wed
Jul 24
$54Renfe AVE
$39Alsa
$86Air Nostrum
Thu
Jul 25
$49Renfe AVE
$39Alsa
$88Air Europa
Fri
Jul 26
$54Renfe AVE
$39Alsa
$128Air Europa
Sat
Jul 27
$54Renfe AVE
$39Alsa
$88Air Europa
Sun
Jul 28
$75Renfe
$39Alsa
$142Air Europa
Mon
Jul 29
$61Renfe AVE
$39Alsa
$76Air Europa
Tue
Jul 30
$48Renfe AVE
$39Alsa
$76Air Europa
Wed
Jul 31
$48Renfe AVE
$39Alsa
$76Air Europa
Thu
Aug 1
$42Renfe AVE
$39Alsa
$76Air Europa
Fri
Aug 2
$42Renfe AVE
$39Alsa
$86Air Nostrum
Sat
Aug 3
$54Renfe AVE
$39Alsa
$76Air Europa
Sun
Aug 4
$75Renfe
$39Alsa
$157Air Europa
Mon
Aug 5
$48Renfe AVE
$39Alsa
$107Air Europa
Tue
Aug 6
$35Renfe AVE
$39Alsa
$88Air Europa
Wed
Aug 7
$35Renfe AVE
$39Alsa
$59Air Europa
Thu
Aug 8
$42Renfe AVE
$39Alsa
$59Air Europa
Fri
Aug 9
$38Renfe AVE
$39Alsa
$128Air Europa
Sat
Aug 10
$48Renfe AVE
$39Alsa
$107Air Europa
Sun
Aug 11
$75Renfe
$39Alsa
$174Vueling
Mon
Aug 12
$42Renfe AVE
$39Alsa
$128Air Europa

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Journey Summary

Alicante to Madrid Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
2 hours 29 minutes
Train Ticket Price: $44
Trains depart from:Alicante
Trains arrive in:Madrid
Distance:360 km
TrainTrain Companies:Renfe AVE, Renfe

Train from Alicante to Madrid

Trains in Spain are a convenient way to travel between cities, with Renfe offering domestic and international train routes in Spain. Trains from Alicante to Madrid take between 2 hours and 10 minutes and 5½ hours to arrive in Madrid depending on the service chosen. Direct high-speed Renfe AVE trains usually take approximately 2½ hours, while regional trains that require a transfer in Albacete usually take longer. All Alicante to Madrid trains depart from Alicante-Terminal train station and arrive at either Madrid's Atocha or Chamartín train station. The first train departs Alicante at 6:15 a.m., while the last train leaves at 8:10 p.m.

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Alicante to Madrid Train Cost

Average prices for Renfe trains from Alicante to Madrid when you book in advance

Booking Period

Average Price

Same Day

€79

1 Day in Advance

€69

1 Week in Advance

€66

2 Weeks in Advance

€63

1 Month in Advance

€58

3 Months in Advance

€58

Alicante to Madrid Trains: General Information


Travelers in Spain can offset some of the cost of Alicante to Madrid train tickets by planning ahead and booking tickets as far in advance as possible.

  • autobus All Alicante to Madrid trains are run by Renfe.
  • autobus Some Renfe trains are direct, while other journeys require a transfer in Albacete. All trains depart from Alicante-Terminal train station and arrive at either Madrid's Atocha or ChamartĂ­n train station.
  • autobus The Alicante to Madrid train journey takes as little as 2 hours and 11 minutes to arrive in Madrid.
  • autobus Most travelers book their Alicante to Madrid train tickets approximately 1 day in advance of the travel date.




Based on Omio's travel data, as the table above clearly illustrates, ticket prices on Alicante to Madrid trains decrease the further they are booked in advance:

  • It is 13% cheaper on average to purchase Alicante to Madrid train ticket a day ahead of time rather than purchasing a ticket at the train station.
  • It is 16% cheaper to purchase Alicante to Madrid train tickets 1 week ahead of when you intend to travel.
  • Alicante to Madrid train costs are 27% cheaper when booked 1 month in advance as opposed to purchasing a train ticket the day of.

Taking the Train from Alicante

Alacant-Terminal Station is located in the city center. Cercania trains arrive at Alacant-Terminal Station from the suburbs of Alicante, as well as Elche and Murcia. A new tram service runs along the Alicante coastline as far as Benidorm. Alsa operates local and regional bus services from the city center and towns such as Valencia, Granada, and Barcelona. There is a limited night bus service in Alicante and taxis are available at the station.

Getting into Madrid by Train

Madrid, the capital of Spain, is best known for its world-class collection of art galleries, historical attractions and a very vibrant nightlife. The Museu de Prado, the Reina SofĂ­a National Museum and Art Center (home to Picasso's 'Guernica'), the Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum of Art and the Caixa Forum are all within a few minute's walk of each other. Other popular attractions are Plaza Mayor, Plaza Oriente with the Palacio Real and El Retiro Park. Madrid Atocha Station is within easy walking distance of the historic centre of Madrid and is a beautiful building containing a tropical garden. From Atocha, Cercania trains run to the suburbs south of Madrid while the city center is easily accessible by Metro and local buses, operated by EMT Madrid. Several night routes, known locally as BĂşhos or night owls, operate every twenty minutes. Taxi ranks are available at both entrances to Atocha.

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Best fares for trains from Alicante to Madrid

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Fri, Jul 26
Train
Renfe AVE
19:182h 16m21:34
AlicanteMadrid
Sat, Jul 27
Train
Renfe AVE
05:142h 21m07:35
AlicanteMadrid
Fastest Trains from Alicante to Madrid
Fri, Jul 26
Train
Renfe AVE
19:182h 16m21:34
AlicanteMadrid
Mon, Jul 29
Train
Renfe AVE
19:182h 16m21:34
AlicanteMadrid
Tue, Jul 30
Train
Renfe AVE
19:182h 16m21:34
AlicanteMadrid
Return Train Tickets for Madrid to Alicante
Thu, Jul 25
Train
Renfe AVE
19:152h 35m21:50
MadridAlicante
Fri, Jul 26
Train
Renfe
18:152h 45m21:00
MadridAlicante
Sat, Jul 27
Train
Renfe
12:202h 46m15:06
MadridAlicante

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Alicante
Madrid
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