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Train Information between Ciudad Real and Málaga

distanceDistance158 miles (255 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 14 min
priceAverage train ticket price$61 (€51)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesRenfe AVE or Renfe

Trains from Ciudad Real to Málaga cover the 158 miles (255 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 14 min with our travel partners like Renfe AVE or Renfe. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $61 (€51), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $53 (€44). Travelers depart most frequently from Ciudad Real and arrive in Malaga María Zambrano.

Train companies

AVE and Renfe from Ciudad Real to Málaga

Buy your official AVE and Renfe train tickets from Ciudad Real to Málaga from $53 (€44) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular route.

Renfe
AVE

Travel 158 miles (255 km) from Ciudad Real to Málaga in comfort with Renfe, Spain’s national railway company. As an official travel partner of Renfe, Omio quickly and easily shows you the best deals on affordable Renfe train tickets between Ciudad Real and Málaga so you can spend more time enjoying your trip. Simply check the Renfe train schedules and ticket types available, including Promo, Promo+ and Flexible, and book your cheap Ciudad Real to Málaga Renfe tickets online. Renfe also offers discount cards like the Renfe Gold Card and +Renfe Youth Card 50 if you plan to travel extensively with Renfe. You can use these discount cards on Omio when purchasing Renfe tickets.

With Renfe routes covering around 9, 300 miles (15, 000 km) of domestic and international railway, you can expect to find a wide range of train types. These include the high-speed AVE for long-distance routes, Alvia for domestic routes in Spain, Altaria for domestic routes into the south of Spain, Euromed for routes along the Spanish Mediterranean coast, Avant regional commuter trains and Trenhotel night trains.

Operator ticket policies for COVID

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • Renfe has applied temporary travel conditions for ticket holders that can no longer justify their travel or don’t wish to travel with AVE, Large Distancia, Avant or Media services for trips between 29th of October and 8th of May 2021
  • Travellers may choose to get a full refund, free of charge, or be provided with a new ticket for another date free of charge.
  • Passengers traveling international routes (Renfe–SNCF) can cancel their ticket free of charge until August 29th, 2021 if it’s requested three days before the departure date.

Trains from Ciudad Real to Málaga

Travellers who want to travel by train between Ciudad Real and Málaga can choose between a hundred alternatives, between 7:36 and 21:26 hours. Many share a common departure time, which is why there are not so many choices, but in this time period there is at least one departure every hour. The shortest journey takes 1 hour and 59 minutes.

What trains go from Ciudad Real to Málaga?

Ciudad Real Málaga trains are managed by Renfe and many are high-speed trains (AVE): modern, reliable and with a good level of service. They have, in Economy class, comfortable, spacious and reclining seats, able to guarantee a calm and pleasant trip.

How long does the train from Ciudad Real to Málaga take?

321 kilometers separate these two Spanish cities. The fastest Ciudad Real Málaga trains connect them in less than 2 hours. With a few exceptions, most of these routes make stopovers in cities such as Cordoba or Puertollano. In some cases, the tour can reach 16 hours and 4 minutes.

How many trains are there from Ciudad Real to Málaga?

There are more than 100 daily departures that connect Ciudad Real and Málaga, although many share the same timetable. Even so, between the first hour of the morning and the last hour of the afternoon, there are enough alternatives to choose the preferred time of departure, practically 1 option every hour.

Where do trains from Ciudad Real to Málaga depart from and arrive at?

Ciudad Real Train Station: this functional and not too big station has a few shops inside, bathrooms, car park and cafeteria overlooking the street. It is equipped with 2 entrances and is located 2 kilometres from the Plaza de España, from where you can reach the station by taking a 20-minute walk. It has a taxi rank and, in its vicinity, there are well-known fast food restaurants and sports shops.

Málaga-María Zambrano train station: this malacitana AVE station is simple and functional, although it has a good supply of shops and shops, bathrooms, hotel, car rental offices and parking. Located approximately 1.5 kilometres from the cathedral and the Picasso Museum, which can be reached on foot in 15 minutes, it is perfectly connected to the city by urban bus lines 1, 5, 11 and 17, among others; as well as by metro line 1.

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Trains from Ciudad Real to Málaga
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FAQs
How much do cheap trains from Ciudad Real to Málaga cost?
Train tickets from Ciudad Real to Málaga for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $53 (€44)  one way in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train between Ciudad Real and Málaga?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $61 (€51)  for a train ticket from Ciudad Real to Málaga.
What is the distance to Málaga from Ciudad Real by train?
The Ciudad Real to Málaga train distance is approximately 158 miles (255 km).
What is the Ciudad Real to Málaga train travel time?
On average the Ciudad Real to Málaga train travel time is 2 h 14 min  for the 158 miles (255 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
Which train station from Ciudad Real to Málaga do I depart from? Which Málaga train station from Ciudad Real do I arrive in?

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Ciudad Real   and arriving in Malaga María Zambrano.

Where is the train station in Ciudad Real to go to Málaga? Where is the train station in Málaga located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Ciudad Real, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Malaga María Zambrano, located 0.9 miles (1.4 km) away from the city center.

What train companies go from Ciudad Real to Málaga?
For the journey from Ciudad Real to Málaga you can take a train with Renfe AVE or Renfe. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services from Ciudad Real to Málaga on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
How many trains per day are there between Ciudad Real and Málaga?
On average, there are 3 trains a day from Ciudad Real to Málaga. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What are the first and last departure train times from Ciudad Real to Málaga?
You can take the first train from Ciudad Real to Málaga at 9: 26 AM. The last train from Ciudad Real to Málaga that you can take departs at 6: 32 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Ciudad Real to Málaga schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
How far in advance should I buy train tickets to Málaga from Ciudad Real for the best deals?
You can find trains from Ciudad Real to Málaga to cost on average $61 (€51) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Ciudad Real to Málaga train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Ciudad Real
Málaga
The major railway station for departures from Ciudad Real is Ciudad Real. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Ciudad Real for your journey to Málaga from Ciudad Real.