The cheapest trains from Madrid to Pamplona

Showing times and prices for Sep 20

Cheapest

$60

Average

$65

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 Pamplona will cost around $ 65 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 60.

Cheapest
03:05PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha3h21 06:26PMPamplona
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$601One-way
2nd Cheapest
07:35PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha3h05 10:40PMPamplona
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$671One-way
2nd Cheapest
11:35AMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha3h15 02:50PMPamplona
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$671One-way

Timetable Madrid to Pamplona

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11:35AMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha3h15 02:50PMPamplona
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03:05PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha3h21 06:26PMPamplona
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07:35PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha3h05 10:40PMPamplona
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Sun
Sep 19
$67Renfe
$38Alsa
$279Air Nostrum
Mon
Sep 20
$60Renfe
$38Alsa
$233Air Nostrum
Tue
Sep 21
$52Renfe
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$137Air Nostrum
Wed
Sep 22
$45Renfe
$38Alsa
$233Air Nostrum
Thu
Sep 23
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$38Alsa
$137Air Nostrum
Fri
Sep 24
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$38Alsa
$164Air Nostrum
Sat
Sep 25
$45Renfe
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$199Air Nostrum
Sun
Sep 26
$60Renfe
$38Alsa
$137Air Nostrum
Mon
Sep 27
$52Renfe
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$137Air Nostrum
Tue
Sep 28
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$38Alsa
$137Air Nostrum
Wed
Sep 29
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$38Alsa
$137Air Nostrum
Thu
Sep 30
$45Renfe
$38Alsa
$137Air Nostrum
Fri
Oct 1
$45Renfe
$38Alsa
$137Air Nostrum
Sat
Oct 2
$37Renfe
$38Alsa
$164Air Nostrum
Sun
Oct 3
$52Renfe
$38Alsa
$137Air Nostrum
Mon
Oct 4
$52Renfe
$38Alsa
$137Air Nostrum
Tue
Oct 5
$37Renfe
$38Alsa
$86Air Nostrum
Wed
Oct 6
$37Renfe
$38Alsa
$110Air Nostrum
Thu
Oct 7
$26Renfe
$38Alsa
$137Air Nostrum
Fri
Oct 8
$45Renfe
$38Alsa
$164Air Nostrum
Sat
Oct 9
$37Renfe
$38Alsa
$86Air Nostrum

The fastest trains from Madrid to Pamplona

Showing times and prices for Sep 20

Fastest Journey

3 h 5 m

Average

3 h 13 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

317 km

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

These direct trains cover the 317 km distance in an average of 3 h 13 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 5 m .

The slowest trains will take 3 h 21 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
07:35PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha3h05 10:40PMPamplona
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$671One-way
2nd Fastest
11:35AMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha3h15 02:50PMPamplona
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$671One-way
03:05PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha3h21 06:26PMPamplona
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$601One-way

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Train Information to Pamplona from Madrid

distanceDistance197 miles (317 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 15 min
priceAverage train ticket price$54 (€44)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersRenfe

Trains from Madrid to Pamplona cover the 197 miles (317 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 15 min with our travel partners like Renfe. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $54 (€44), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $45 (€36). Travelers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Pamplona.

Renfe

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 Pamplona 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.

    Please follow the recommendations outlined by Renfe when booking your train tickets between Madrid and Pamplona due to the coronavirus:

    • 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 Pamplona

    Thanks to the wide-spread connections, trains are an efficient way to travel in Spain. Madrid and Pamplona are approximately 197 miles (317 km) apart, and a train is a fast and affordable way to travel between the two cities. The average travel time for a train from Madrid to Pamplona is approximately three hours and ten minutes. Usually, there is one direct train traveling every day of the week.

    Madrid to Pamplona Train Time: Daily Departures

    One train travels from Madrid to Pamplona. In a week, there are around three to five trains. The train departs from Madrid- Puerta de Atocha around 11:30 a.m. and arrives in Pamplona around 2:45 p.m. The schedule is usually consistent, but it's advisable to always confirm the departure time the day before traveling.

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

    A train from Madrid to Pamplona completes the trip in around three hours and ten minutes. Fortunately, the trip is direct, so passengers can avoid making changes along the way.

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

    Departure train station: A train from Madrid to Pamplona starts its journey at Puerta de Atocha, the largest train station in Madrid and one of the most beautiful. The original train shed houses a tropical garden and several bars and restaurants around it. Puerta de Atocha station serves both high-speed and long-distance trains. It's possible to walk from the station to the Puerta del Sol, which is the heart of the city. A walk takes around 26 minutes. There is also an air-conditioned metro that connects to the city center. Travelers can also use the taxis outside the station.

    Arrival train station: The Pamplona train station in the central station in Navarre. The station serves Alvia, Intercity and Medium distance trains. There are buses from the station to the city center and also to the bus station. Without luggage, it's possible to walk to various parts of the city.

    Which train companies travel from Madrid to Pamplona?

    Renfe operates the trains between Madrid and Pamplona. The company is state-owned and operates passenger trains in Spain. Travelers can use high-speed, long-distance and commuter trains to get around. High-speed trains known as AVE reach a top speed of 186 mph (300 kph). They are the newest trains and have onboard Wi-Fi. Other trains include Alvia, EuroMed, and Altaria. Usually, traveling in the trains requires seat reservations.

    Renfe Madrid to Pamplona

    Alvia long-distance trains between Madrid and Pamplona travel on high-speed rails. The trains can reach a high speed of 155 mph (250 kph). Trains rides are direct between the two locations in just over three hours.

    Madrid to Pamplona Trains: Services on Board

    Alvia trains on the Madrid- Pamplona route have sliding chairs, arm and footrests, reclining backs, tables, audio and video entertainment. Travelers in both first and second classes can travel in comfort. The carriages also have air conditioning and electrical sockets. Travelers can bring their phones, laptops and tablets for entertainment during the trip. The trains have adequate luggage storage and have a limit of 25 kg on each passenger. Travelers can carry anything from suitcases, handbags, baby chairs, prams, musical instruments and bicycles. Passengers should always fold baby chairs and prams for storage. For bicycles, folding or disassembly is important. Some trains allow transportation of foldable bikes without a bag. However, it's necessary to put disassembled bikes in a bag. Bicycle owners should also ensure that their bikes don't cause harm during the journey. Small pets are welcome on board as long as the owners attend to their needs during the trip. Only one pet is allowed per traveler, and it's advisable to place them in a suitable container. The pets can travel for free in some classes of AVE and long-distance trains. However, passengers should confirm if a pet ticket is necessary. Generally, all long-distance trains have a cafeteria. Passengers can take hot and cold beverages and a few snacks during the trip. Some trains have an audio system and access to online newspapers and magazines for first-class passengers. Passengers with disabilities can bring their guide dogs on board for free. There is also space for people with reduced mobility in first class. The pathways are wheelchair friendly, and travelers can request assistance to get on or off the trains.

    How to find cheap train tickets from Madrid to Pamplona?

    Renfe has three different tickets for trains: Promo, Promo+, and Flexible. It's wise to compare different tickets to determine which offer the best value for money. The prices train tickets from Madrid to Pamplona go up, and it's wise to book trains in advance. Travelers can book trains up to three months in advance. Comparing different travel dates and offers can also help reduce ticket prices.

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    FAQs
    How much do cheap trains to Pamplona from Madrid cost?
    Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Madrid to Pamplona to cost as little as $45 (€36)  in the next 7 days.
    How much is a train ticket between Madrid and Pamplona?
    The Madrid to Pamplona train ticket price is on average $54 (€44)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this trip in the next week.
    How far is Pamplona from Madrid by train?
    The Madrid to Pamplona train distance is approximately 197 miles (317 km).
    How long is a train from Madrid to Pamplona on average?
    The Madrid to Pamplona train duration is on average 3 h 15 min, which is to be expected when traveling 197 miles (317 km) between Madrid and Pamplona. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
    What train station in Madrid goes to Pamplona? What train station do I come into Pamplona from Madrid?

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

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

    Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center to get to this train station.

    Passengers arriving in Pamplona most often arrive at Pamplona and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from this train station to the city center.

    Which train providers should I travel with from Madrid to Pamplona?
    For the best Madrid to Pamplona train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Renfe. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Pamplona from Madrid to compare what amenities they may offer.
    How many train services per day are there between Madrid and Pamplona?
    The average number of trains departing Madrid for Pamplona is 2 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    What time is the earliest train from Madrid to Pamplona? What time is the last train from Madrid to Pamplona?
    The earliest train for this journey departs from Madrid at 7: 35 AM. The last train leaves from Madrid at 5: 35 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Madrid to Pamplona and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
    How early should I book train tickets to Pamplona from Madrid to score the best deals?
    The price of a one way train ticket from Madrid to Pamplona is on average $54 (€44) if you buy 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 providers offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets between Madrid and Pamplona available a few months in advance.
    Stations

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Madrid
    Pamplona
    Madrid Chamartín
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    Refreshments
    Madrid Puerta De Atocha
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    WC

    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