The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Madrid to Albacete will cost around $ 51 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 23.
Find all the dates and times for this journey
1 h 24 m
1 h 47 m
Trains per day
Of the 15 trains that leave Madrid for Albacete every day 15 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 225 km distance in an average of 1 h 47 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 24 m .
The slowest trains will take 2 h 44 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||139 miles (224 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 30 min|
|Average train ticket price||$34 (€27)|
|Train frequency||10 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 10 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Renfe or Renfe AVE|
Trains from Madrid to Albacete cover the 139 miles (224 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 30 min with our travel partners like Renfe or Renfe AVE. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $23 (€18), but the average price of train tickets is $34 (€27). Travelers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Albacete.
For as little as $23 (€18) you can travel by train from Madrid to Albacete with AVE and Renfe. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.
Renfe is Spain’s national train company operating freight and passenger trains on Spain’s extensive railway network as well as international routes to neighboring France and Portugal. Renfe has a wide range of ticket types to fit your budget like the Basic, Elige and Premium tickets. Renfe also offers discount cards like the Renfe Gold Card and +Renfe Youth Card 50 for qualified travelers. You can use these savings offers and discount cards on Omio when booking your Madrid to Albacete trip. Renfe has a vast fleet of trains with different levels of comfort, amenities and speed. The Renfe AVE trains run at high speed and serve long-distance routes, Alvia trains combine high-speed and normal speed trains serving domestic routes, Altaria serves domestic routes into southern Spain, Euromed offers domestic routes along the Mediterranean coast, Avant trains serve regional commuter routes and Trenhotel offers night train routes.
Please follow the recommendations outlined by Renfe when booking your train tickets between Madrid and Albacete due to the coronavirus:
The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arriving in Albacete.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center to this train station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Albacete and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the train station to the city center in Albacete.
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