|Distance||324 miles (522 km)|
Trains from Madrid to Ceuta cover the 324 miles (522 km) long route with our travel partners like Renfe. There are direct train services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes and arrive in Ceuta, Estación Marítima.
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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 Ceuta 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.
Obviously, there are no direct trains connecting Madrid and Ceuta, but it is possible to make a long stretch by rail to Algeciras and, once there, take one of the many ferries available. Two trains are scheduled daily, with a minimum duration of 4 hours and 59 minutes.
The Madrid Ceuta train service is managed by Renfe, which offers its passengers long-distance railways, normally equipped with toilets, bar service and entertainment options. To complete the journey to the Ceuta locality from Algeciras there are 15 daily ferries managed by Trasmediterránea, 10, and FRS, 5..
The Madrid Ceuta trains, plus the ferry journey, cover these 523 kilometres in a minimum of 6 hours: 5 by train and 1 additional hour by boat. To this must be added the time necessary until the departure of the ferry after having arrived in Algeciras. With good planning, in less than 7 hours it is possible to reach your destination. In addition, all available trains are direct.
The Madrid Ceuta trains are operative, that is to say, those that arrive to Algeciras every day, are 2. There are programmed 1 morning and another evening departure, with arrivals at the end of the morning and at the end of the afternoon. As for the Algeciras-Ceuta ferries, there are 15 a day.
Madrid Atocha station:located near Emperor Charles V's square, this imposing complex is the main railway junction in Spain. It houses car rental offices, baby changing rooms, slogans, a multitude of restaurants and cafés, lottery administration, VIP lounge, bookstore, numerous shops and tourist information. Metro lines 1 and 3, buses N-801, N-805 and N-806 and different suburban trains connect it to any point in Madrid.
Algeciras station: the station in this Andalusian town manages medium and long distance journeys. It is situated less than 1 kilometre from the town hall and is surrounded by bus stops on the urban bus lines 305, L315 and L518. Cozy and pleasant, it has ticket offices and ticket sales, parking, car rental, trolleys and different vending machines.
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes and arriving in Ceuta, Estación Marítima.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes 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 Ceuta, Estación Marítima and need to travel approximately 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the train station to the city center in Ceuta.
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