Cheap train tickets from Madrid to Cádiz

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Cheapest

$156

Average

$156

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 Cádiz will cost around $ 156 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 156.

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08:30AMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha4h22 12:52PMCadiz
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$1561One-way
Cheapest
04:10PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha4h05 08:15PMCadiz
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$1561One-way

Train schedule from Madrid to Cádiz

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08:30AMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha4h22 12:52PMCadiz
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04:10PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha4h05 08:15PMCadiz
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Fri
Dec 3
$156Renfe Alvia
$176Iberia Express
Sat
Dec 4
$108Renfe Alvia
$246Vueling
Sun
Dec 5
$90Renfe Alvia
$61Iberia Express
Mon
Dec 6
$72Renfe Alvia
$159Vueling
Tue
Dec 7
$63Renfe Alvia
$51Iberia Express
Wed
Dec 8
$90Renfe Alvia
$51Iberia Express
Thu
Dec 9
$72Renfe Alvia
$72Iberia Express
Fri
Dec 10
$72Renfe Alvia
$51Iberia Express
Sat
Dec 11
$54Renfe Alvia
$56Iberia Express
Sun
Dec 12
$63Renfe Alvia
$51Iberia Express
Mon
Dec 13
$63Renfe Alvia
$61Iberia Express
Tue
Dec 14
$45Renfe Alvia
$56Iberia Express
Wed
Dec 15
$54Renfe Alvia
$56Iberia Express
Thu
Dec 16
$54Renfe Alvia
$51Iberia Express
Fri
Dec 17
$81Renfe Alvia
$66Iberia Express
Sat
Dec 18
$54Renfe Alvia
$51Iberia Express
Sun
Dec 19
$63Renfe Alvia
$51Iberia Express
Mon
Dec 20
$72Renfe Alvia
$61Iberia Express
Tue
Dec 21
$63Renfe Alvia
$51Iberia Express
Wed
Dec 22
$90Renfe Alvia
$51Iberia Express

Fastest train times from Madrid to Cádiz

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Fastest Journey

4 h 5 m

Average

4 h 13 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

487 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Madrid for Cádiz every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 487 km distance in an average of 4 h 13 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 4 h 5 m .

The slowest trains will take 4 h 22 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.

Fastest
04:10PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha4h05 08:15PMCadiz
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$1561One-way
2nd Fastest
08:30AMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha4h22 12:52PMCadiz
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$1561One-way

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Train Information between Madrid and Cádiz

distanceDistance302 miles (487 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 5 min
priceAverage train ticket price$105 (€88)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesRenfe or Renfe AVE

Trains from Madrid to Cádiz cover the 302 miles (487 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 5 min with our travel partners like Renfe or Renfe AVE. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $105 (€88), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $63 (€53). Travelers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Cadiz.

Train companies

Renfe and AVE trains from Madrid to Cádiz

For as little as $63 (€53) you can travel by train to Cádiz from Madrid with Renfe and AVE. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.

Renfe
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.

    Renfe's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your train between Madrid and Cádiz are the following:

    • 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 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 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
    How much are cheap trains to Cádiz from Madrid?
    Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Madrid to Cádiz to cost as little as $63 (€53)  in the next 7 days.
    How much does it cost to take a train from Madrid to Cádiz?
    If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Madrid to Cádiz train price to come in at an average of $105 (€88)  one way.
    How far is it from Madrid to Cádiz by train?
    The train distance from Madrid to Cádiz is around 302 miles (487 km).
    How long is a train between Madrid and Cádiz on average?
    The train time from Madrid to Cádiz is on average 4 h 5 min  for the 302 miles (487 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Madrid and Cádiz by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
    What station does the train from Madrid to Cádiz depart from? Which Cádiz train station do I come into from Madrid?

    When taking a train from Madrid, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Madrid Chamartín and Madrid Méndez Alvaro. When you arrive in Cádiz, your train can arrive in train stations including Cadiz, Cadiz Estadio and Cadiz Cortadura.

    Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha   to Cadiz.

    Where is the Madrid train station located? Where is the Cádiz train station located?

    The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, is located 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city center of Madrid.

    The most popular arrival train station, Cadiz, is located 0.7 miles (1.1 km) away from the city center of Cádiz.

    Which train companies can get me from Madrid to Cádiz?
    For the best Madrid to Cádiz train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Renfe or Renfe AVE. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Cádiz from Madrid to compare what amenities they may offer.
    How many trains per day are there to Cádiz from Madrid?
    The average number of trains departing Madrid for Cádiz is 3 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    When is the earliest train from Madrid to Cádiz? When is the last train from Madrid to Cádiz?
    The earliest train departing from Madrid to Cádiz leaves at 6: 05 AM. The last train departing from Madrid to Cádiz leaves at 3: 10 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.
    How far in advance should I book a train ticket from Madrid to Cádiz to get the best deals?
    If you buy a train ticket from Madrid to Cádiz within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $105 (€88) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Cádiz from Madrid are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

    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.
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +34 912432343
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    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