Madrid to Cádiz train

Cheap train tickets from Madrid to Cádiz

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73

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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04:10PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha4h09 08:19PMCadiz
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07:05AMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha4h24 11:29AMCadiz
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01:05PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha4h12 05:17PMCadiz
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Train schedule from Madrid to Cádiz

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07:05AMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha4h24 11:29AMCadiz
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01:05PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha4h12 05:17PMCadiz
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04:10PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha4h09 08:19PMCadiz
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Fastest train times from Madrid to Cádiz

Showing times and prices for Oct 04

Fastest Journey

4 h 9 m

Average

4 h 15 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

487 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Madrid for Cádiz every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
04:10PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha4h09 08:19PMCadiz
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711One-way
2nd Fastest
01:05PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha4h12 05:17PMCadiz
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781One-way
07:05AMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha4h24 11:29AMCadiz
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711One-way

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Overview: Train from Madrid to Cádiz

distanceDistance302 miles (487 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 9 min
priceAverage train ticket price$83 (€80)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersRenfe ALVIA, Renfe or Renfe AVE

Trains from Madrid to Cádiz cover the 302 miles (487 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 9 min with our travel partners like Renfe ALVIA, Renfe or Renfe AVE. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $83 (€80), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $65 (€63). Travelers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Cadiz.

Train providers: Renfe and AVE from Madrid to Cádiz trains

Renfe and AVE trains will get you from Madrid to Cádiz from $65 (€63). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

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AVE

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.

    Travel 302 miles (487 km) to Cádiz from Madrid comfortably with AVE, the high-speed trains from Spain’s national railroad company, Renfe. As an official travel partner of Renfe AVE, we show you all the AVE train schedules and the best deals for the Madrid to Cádiz journey so you can spend more time enjoying your vacation. Simply check the AVE train times and tickets for the trip, including the Promo, Promo + and Flexible tickets, and book cheap AVE tickets to Cádiz from Madrid. Renfe also offers discount cards that you can add when buying your tickets with Omio, such as the + Renfe Youth 50 Card and the Gold Card.

    AVE trains connect the most important cities in the country in just a few hours and offer a multitude of schedules throughout the day for greater comfort and flexibility. The AVE is undoubtedly Renfe's most popular train; with its high speed of up to 192 mph (310 kmh) on select routes, AVE is one of the fastest trains in the entire world. All AVE trains have a restaurant, bathroom, WiFi and entertainment on board.

    Madrid to Cádiz train information with AVE:

    • Average Duration: 6 h 44 min
    • AVE frequency: 4 a day

    Trains from Madrid to Cadiz

    The long trip south-west from the Spanish capital to the historic port on the Atlantic coast has been made less daunting by modern high-speed rail connections from Madrid to Cadiz. The journey can now be accomplished in just over four hours, with daily direct AVE trains connecting the two cities. Departure possibilities for trips to the coast include morning, afternoon and early evening services, with indirect journeys changing in Seville adding plenty of additional options.

    Which train companies travel from Madrid to Cadiz?

    Spanish national rail operator Renfe provides all the direct trains from Madrid to Cadiz using its AVE and Alvia services over the high-speed network. Some indirect connections involve taking an AVE departure from Madrid and changing to an AVE or Media Distancia train at Sevilla Santa Justa.

    How long is the train from Madrid to Cadiz?

    The fastest direct trains on the 370-mile route south-west from Madrid to Cadiz are the AVE high-speed services taking four hours and five minutes to reach the coastal city. Other AVE services take five to 15 minutes longer, while indirect connections take at least four hours and 30 minutes and usually considerably longer.

    How many trains are there from Madrid to Cadiz?

    There are five daily direct trains to Cadiz from Madrid Atocha, with the schedule beginning in the early morning. There are two morning services, two afternoon trains and an early evening departure. Indirect connections requiring one change en route offer several additional daily journey options, with numerous early morning departures from Madrid to Seville for onward connections to Cadiz.

    What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Madrid to Cadiz?

    Departure train station: All trains depart from Madrid Atocha. Situated on the south-east side of central Madrid, Atocha is the main rail hub in the capital, with connections on Metro line 1 and the Cercanias local train system. The modern concourse has designer shopping outlets, florists, bakeries, a wide range of international dining options and free WiFi.

    Arrival train station: Cadiz Plaza De Sevilla Station is located on the south-east side of central Cadiz, close to the bus station with public transport connections across the city and region. Passenger facilities at the station include left luggage lockers, a bar-cafe, gift shop and taxi stand.

    Travel Tips: Trains from Madrid to Cádiz

    Travel Tips: Travel by train to Cádiz easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Madrid to Cádiz.
    FAQs
    Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Madrid to Cádiz to cost as little as $65 (€63)  in the next 7 days.
    The Madrid to Cádiz train ticket price is on average $83 (€80)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.
    When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Madrid to Cádiz by train to be approximately 302 miles (487 km).
    On average the Madrid to Cádiz train travel time is 4 h 9 min  for the 302 miles (487 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

    There are a few train stations in Madrid to start your journey from including Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Madrid Chamartín and Madrid Méndez Alvaro. In Cádiz you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Cadiz, Cadiz Estadio and Cadiz Cortadura.

    Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha   and arrive in Cadiz.

    Passengers board their train most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and travel around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city center to this train station.

    Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Cadiz and need to travel approximately 1.7 miles (2.7 km) from the train station to the city center in Cádiz.

    When taking a train from Madrid to Cádiz, you can count on Renfe ALVIA, Renfe or Renfe AVE for the best way to get you to Cádiz. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Madrid and Cádiz and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
    Yes, there are 3 direct trains from Madrid to Cádiz per day with Renfe Alvia  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you buy your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.
    On average, there are 7 trains a day from Madrid to Cádiz. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    The earliest train departing from Madrid to Cádiz leaves at 5: 05 AM. The last train departing from Madrid to Cádiz leaves at 2: 30 PM. You can find the latest Madrid to Cádiz train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
    The price of a one way train ticket from Madrid to Cádiz is on average $83 (€80) if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets between Madrid and Cádiz available a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Madrid
    Cádiz
    Madrid-Puerta de Atocha is the most popular Madrid railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Madrid for your trip to Cádiz.
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    ParkingParking
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    Phone Number
    +34 912432343
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    Mon - Sun: 10: 00 - 20: 00
    Public transit options for Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
    Metro lines: 1
    Bus lines: 10, 14, 24, 26, 32, 37, 54, 57, 59, 85, 86, 102, 121, 203
    Train lines: C1, C2, C3, C4, C5, C7, C8, C10
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    Información y venta de billetes | Autoventa billetes
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