Madrid to London train

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Renfe AVE
09:30AMMadrid-puerta De Atocha24h00 09:30AMLondon St Pancras Intl
3 transfers
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Renfe AVE
08:40PMMadrid-puerta De Atocha20h50 05:30PMLondon St Pancras Intl
3 transfers
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Train schedule from Madrid to London

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, December 3
Renfe AVE
09:30AMMadrid-puerta De Atocha24h00 09:30AMLondon St Pancras Intl
3 transfers
Renfe AVE
08:40PMMadrid-puerta De Atocha20h50 05:30PMLondon St Pancras Intl
3 transfers

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Fastest train times from Madrid to London

Showing times and prices for Dec 03

Fastest Journey

20 h 50 m

Average

22 h 25 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

1264 km

It's difficult to get from Madrid to London without transferring at least 3 times.

Renfe AVE
08:40PMMadrid-puerta De Atocha20h50 05:30PMLondon St Pancras Intl
3 transfers
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Renfe AVE
09:30AMMadrid-puerta De Atocha24h00 09:30AMLondon St Pancras Intl
3 transfers
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Overview: Train from Madrid to London

distanceDistance783 miles (1263 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersRenfe AVE

Trains from Madrid to London cover the 783 miles (1263 km) long journey taking on average 18 h 16 min with our travel partners like Renfe AVE. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in London Victoria.

Train companies: AVE from Madrid to London trains

Find the best journey to London from Madrid with Omio's train partners AVE! You'll find the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient journey for you.

AVE

Enjoy a quick and easy journey on a train between Madrid and London with AVE, the high-speed train from Renfe, the main Spanish railroad company and official travel partner of Omio. Search all AVE train schedules and tickets on Omio to find the best deals for a train between Madrid and London covering the 783 miles (1263 km) distance. Look out for ticket options like Promo, Promo +, and Flexible to find the most convenient Madrid to London train ride for you. Renfe AVE even offers discount cards for regular customers, such as the Renfe Gold Card and the + Renfe Youth 50 Card, which can be used when buying AVE tickets on Omio.

Renfe covers around 9, 300 miles (15, 000 km) between national and international routes, among which are its AVE routes that connect the main cities of Spain. AVE trains are well-known among travelers for providing ultimate comfort, flexibility and convenience. Their trains are the most popular of Renfe’s fleet due to their high speeds reaching up to 192 mph (310 kmh) on select routes. They are also popular with travelers due to their premium services onboard, such as a restaurant, bathrooms, WiFi access, and entertainment.

Train information from Madrid to London with AVE:

  • Average Duration: 18 h 16 min
  • AVE frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Madrid to London

Travel Tips: Travel by train to London 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 London.
FAQs

Travel by train between Madrid, Spain and London, United Kingdom is: Unrestricted.

Is international entry into London from Madrid restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Madrid?

Entry Requirements:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in London, United Kingdom?

The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

The above information was last checked on 11/6/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Madrid and London closer to your date of departure here

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from London to Madrid is: Unrestricted

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Spain from United Kingdom?

Reentry to Spain is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Spain from London?

What are the requirements?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Madrid, Spain?

The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last checked on 11/17/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Madrid from London here.

The Madrid to London train distance is approximately 783 miles (1263 km).
The train time from Madrid to London is on average 18 h 16 min  for the 783 miles (1263 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Madrid to London by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Some of the Madrid train stations to London you can start your journey from include Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Madrid Chamartín and Madrid Méndez Alvaro. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in London include London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha   and arriving in London Victoria.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at London Victoria, located 1.8 miles (2.9 km) away from the city center.

Take the Madrid to London train with Renfe AVE. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route from Madrid to London as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing Madrid for London is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the earliest train from Madrid to London at 9: 30 AM   or take the last train from Madrid to London leaving at 8: 40 PM. Look for the latest Madrid to London train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.

Important Stations and Airports in Madrid and London

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London
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 London.
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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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