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.
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6 h 8 m
6 h 8 m
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Of the 2 trains that leave Madrid for Almeria every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||255 miles (412 km)|
|Average train duration||6 h 8 min|
|Average train ticket price||$46 (€40)|
|Train providers||Renfe Intercity or Renfe|
Trains from Madrid to Almeria cover the 255 miles (412 km) long route taking on average 6 h 8 min with our travel partners like Renfe Intercity or Renfe. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $38 (€33), but the average price of train tickets is $46 (€40). Travelers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Almería.
Renfe trains will get you from Madrid to Almeria from $38 (€33). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
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.
Every day there are several Madrid Almería trains that depart from Atocha station, in the capital. The Omio search engine is ideal for viewing all travel options, timetables and prices. In addition, it is possible to buy Madrid Almeria train tickets directly on the web or free app and receive them in the email or smartphone.
There are several direct Madrid Almería trains with an approximate duration of six hours . The second option consists of travelling on a high-speed AVE train departing from Madrid and transferring to Malaga's Santa Ana station, some 20 kilometres from the monumental city of Antequera. From here you have to take a new train to Almería, this time model Talgo.
Depending on the chosen timetable, the Madrid Almería direct journey lasts 6 hours, and with a transfer can be extended between 9 or 10..
The timetables of the Madrid Almería train start at 7.20 in the morning and last until the last train leaving at 15.13..
The train tickets Madrid- Almería can be bought from 47,16 €. It is possible that the price may vary a little depending on the Avanza booking.
The journey starts from the central Atocha station in Madrid and ends at the only train station currently owned by the city of Almeria. From there you can have taxi service, interurban and urban buses with different lines that will facilitate transport to the port or airport of the city.
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:
Omio customers book a train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Almería most frequently for this route.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, is located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city center of Madrid.
The most popular arrival train station, Almería, is located 0.4 miles (632 m) away from the city center of Almeria.
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