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The cheapest trains from Madrid to Granada

Showing times and prices for Jun 15

Cheapest

$104

Average

$114

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 Granada will cost around $ 114 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 104.

Cheapest
02:35PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha3h17 05:52PMGranada
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$1041One-way
2nd Cheapest
07:35AMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha4h10 11:45AMGranada
1 changes
$1131One-way
2nd Cheapest
04:35PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha5h20 09:55PMGranada
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$1131One-way
09:35AMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha5h17 02:52PMGranada
1 changes
$1231One-way

Timetable Madrid to Granada

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07:35AMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha4h10 11:45AMGranada
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09:35AMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha5h17 02:52PMGranada
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02:35PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha3h17 05:52PMGranada
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04:35PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha5h20 09:55PMGranada
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Mon
Jun 14
$104Renfe AVE
$25Alsa
$145Air Nostrum
Tue
Jun 15
$104Renfe AVE
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$145Air Nostrum
Wed
Jun 16
$88Renfe AVE
$25Alsa
$145Air Nostrum
Thu
Jun 17
$78Renfe AVE
$25Alsa
$145Air Nostrum
Fri
Jun 18
$85Renfe
$25Alsa
$211Vueling
Sat
Jun 19
$78Renfe AVE
$25Alsa
$198Vueling
Sun
Jun 20
$70Renfe AVE
$25Alsa
$114Air Nostrum
Mon
Jun 21
$88Renfe AVE
$25Alsa
$85Air Nostrum
Tue
Jun 22
$70Renfe AVE
$25Alsa
$65Air Nostrum
Wed
Jun 23
$70Renfe AVE
$25Alsa
$145Air Nostrum
Thu
Jun 24
$70Renfe AVE
$25Alsa
$145Air Nostrum
Fri
Jun 25
$78Renfe AVE
$25Alsa
$145Air Nostrum
Sat
Jun 26
$62Renfe AVE
$25Alsa
$145Air Nostrum
Sun
Jun 27
$70Renfe AVE
$25Alsa
$114Air Nostrum
Mon
Jun 28
$62Renfe AVE
$25Alsa
$85Air Nostrum
Tue
Jun 29
$62Renfe AVE
$25Alsa
$145Air Nostrum
Wed
Jun 30
$53Renfe AVE
Find prices
$114Air Nostrum
Thu
Jul 1
$62Renfe AVE
$25Alsa
$113Vueling
Fri
Jul 2
$70Renfe AVE
$25Alsa
$114Air Nostrum
Sat
Jul 3
$53Renfe AVE
$25Alsa
$114Air Nostrum
Sun
Jul 4
$62Renfe AVE
$25Alsa
$114Air Nostrum

The fastest trains from Madrid to Granada

Showing times and prices for Jun 15

Fastest Journey

3 h 17 m

Average

4 h 31 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

359 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Madrid for Granada every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 359 km distance in an average of 4 h 31 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 17 m .

The slowest trains will take 5 h 20 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
02:35PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha3h17 05:52PMGranada
0 changes
$1041One-way
2nd Fastest
07:35AMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha4h10 11:45AMGranada
1 changes
$1131One-way
09:35AMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha5h17 02:52PMGranada
1 changes
$1231One-way
04:35PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha5h20 09:55PMGranada
1 changes
$1131One-way

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Journey Summary

Madrid to Granada Train Information

Avg. Train Duration
3 hours 18 minutes
Train Ticket Price: $69
Trains depart from:Madrid
Trains arrive in:Granada
Distance:359 km
Train Companies:Renfe AVE, Renfe
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Madrid to Granada with Renfe and AVE

Travel from Madrid to Granada from $70 (€54) with Omio’s train partners Renfe and AVE! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable route for you.

AVE
Renfe

AVE offers excellent high-speed train services in Spain, including the route from Madrid to Granada. Omio, as an official Renfe AVE partner, shows you AVE train schedules so you can choose the fastest and cheapest Madrid to Granada train ticket. The distance between Madrid and Granada on AVE is approximately 223 miles (359 km) and prices start as low as $70 (€54) on Omio.

Renfe AVE has a wide variety of ticket types with special offers such as Promo, Promo + and Flexible tickets. If you are a regular Renfe customer, you can apply discount cards such as the Gold Card and the + Renfe Youth 50 Card at Omio when purchasing an AVE ticket.

The AVE trains are the most popular from Renfe, with the most schedules throughout the day. Their trains offer a restaurant, WiFi, bathrooms, entertainment on board and, most importantly, the highest speed to reach your destination. As one of the fastest trains in the entire world, AVE trains reach speeds up to 192 mph (310 kmh) on select routes and connect the main Spanish cities in just a few hours. Reserve your AVE tickets with Omio today!

Trains from Madrid to Granada

Travelers can speed through the countryside at up to 190 mph (310 kph) or more when they travel by train from Madrid to Granada. This high-speed service is provided by Renfe, Spain's national train operator. There are three departures a day, seven days a week with a journey time of just over three and a quarter hours. Departures are early morning, early afternoon and early evening. Trains all depart from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Station while the route terminates at Granada Train Station.

How long is the journey by train from Madrid to Granada?

Every train from Madrid to Granada is direct with a journey time of approximately three hours and 15 minutes. Passengers will not have to make any transfers throughout the journey.

How many trains are there from Madrid to Granada?

Trains from Madrid to Granada operate on a timetable that is the same seven days a week. There are three departures a day. The first train leaves in the early morning. There are then two further departures, one in the early afternoon and one in the early evening.

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

Departure train station: The train from Madrid to Granada departs from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Station which is located slightly to the southeast of the city center. It is approximately 15 minutes walk from the Prado Art Gallery while the main squares of Sol and Plaza Mayor are 30 minutes away on foot. The station is also a tourist attraction in its own right with its 19th-century architecture on the outside and large rainforest garden inside. Atocha is linked to Madrid's extensive transport network of Cercanias and Metro trains as well as local buses. Among the facilities at Madrid Atocha Station are car and bicycle parking, taxi ranks, car hire desks, ticket offices and automatic ticket machines, tourist information, toilets with baby-changing, ATMs, currency services, WiFi, and waiting areas. There is also a good selection of places to shop, eat, and drink. There are accessible toilets at the station and all areas have step-free access via lifts, elevators, and ramps.

Arrival train station: The train from Madrid to Granada terminates at Granada Station. This can be found in the northwest of the city and within 30 minutes walk of main tourist attractions such as the cathedral and the Alhambra. These can also be reached by local buses or Granada's Metro Light Rail system. Facilities at Granada Station include a taxi rank, car hire desks, toilets, WiFi, left luggage storage, and a small selection of shops, bars, and cafes. The station does not have its own car park but there is a public car park just five minutes walk away. Passengers with limited mobility have step-free access to all areas of the station including the platform while accessible toilets are also available.

Which train providers travel from Madrid to Granada?

Passengers will not struggle when trying to choose who to travel with. The train route from Madrid to Granada is operated by Spain's national rail provider, Renfe.

Renfe Madrid to Granada

Renfe high-speed trains from Madrid to Granada reach speeds of up to 190 mph (310 kph), making the journey between the two cities in approximately three and a quarter hours. All routes are direct and there are three departures every day of the week. These are early morning, early afternoon and early evening.

Madrid to Granada: Services on Board

Renfe rolling stock is modern and safe while carriages are comfortable and spacious with generous legroom. Different ticket options are available including First Class. Facilities onboard the train include WiFi, ample luggage space, individual lights, power outlets, and toilets. Depending on the ticket class, there is either a bistro or at-seat catering service. Foldable bicycles can be taken on board the train while pets can be carried free-of-charge in First Class. There is a charge for pets in other carriages although certified service animals travel free in all areas of the train. Every carriage has space for wheelchairs and all toilets are easily accessible to passengers with limited mobility.

How to find cheap train tickets from Madrid to Granada?

To find cheap tickets on the train route from Madrid to Granada it is recommend booking online in advance. While there is little variation in ticket prices from day to day or for different departures, it is often possible to find a good-value upgrade to First Class travel or special deals when booking several weeks in advance. It is always advisable to avoid traveling during peak travel hours, as the higher demand for commuters usually increases the cost.

Train tickets from Madrid to Granada: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 45 €
2 weeks earlier 34 €32%
3 weeks earlier 31 €45%
1 month before 30 €50%
2 months earlier 30 €50%
3 months earlier 28 €61%


Train companies often offer promotional prices and offers—by buying in advance—you can get access the best prices for trains in the U.S., Canada, and the major European railroad operators. Search on Omio to check prices and cheap train tickets from Madrid - Granada. Easily find the most attractive rates and choose the your preferred route for your journey. Book and choose your mobile ticket: avoid the queues at the station and the added stress of printing your ticket.

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:

  • Buying your train ticket from Madrid - Granada 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 45% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket Madrid - Granada with 2 months in advance you save up to about 50% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 61%.
  • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.

Travel Tips

Trains from Madrid to Granada
Travel by train to Granada 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 Granada.
FAQs
How much are cheap trains from Madrid to Granada?
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Madrid and Granada for the next 7 days starting from $70 (€54)  one way.
How much does it cost to take a train between Madrid and Granada?
The Madrid to Granada train ticket price is on average $84 (€65)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this journey in the next week.
How far is Madrid to Granada by train?
The train distance from Madrid to Granada is around 223 miles (359 km).
How long is a train from Madrid to Granada on average?
While the time it takes to travel 223 miles (359 km) between Madrid and Granada can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Madrid to Granada train journey time is on average 3 h 17 min.
What train station in Madrid goes to Granada? What train station do I come into Granada from Madrid?

Omio customers book a train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha   to Granada   most frequently for this route.

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

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Madrid.

The most popular arrival train station, Granada, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center of Granada.

Which train companies can get me from Madrid to Granada?
Take the Madrid to Granada train with Renfe AVE or Renfe. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip to Granada from Madrid as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Are there any nonstop train services from Madrid to Granada?
Yes, you can find a direct train between Madrid and Granada with Renfe AVE  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.
What time is the earliest train from Madrid to Granada? What time is the last train from Madrid to Granada?
The earliest train departing from Madrid to Granada leaves at 12: 35 PM. The last train departing from Madrid to Granada leaves at 5: 45 PM. You can find the latest Madrid to Granada train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How early should I buy train tickets from Madrid to Granada to score the best deals?
You can find trains to Granada from Madrid to cost on average $84 (€65) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Madrid to Granada train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Madrid
Granada
Madrid Chamartín
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Madrid Puerta De Atocha
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines 1<br>Bus lines 47, 55, 19, 85, 10, 24, 57, 102, C