Cheap train tickets from Madrid to Pamplona

Showing times and prices for Jan 24

Cheapest

$38

Average

$53

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 $ 53 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 38.

Cheapest
03:05PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha3h23 06:28PMPamplona
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$381One-way
2nd Cheapest
07:35AMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha3h07 10:42AMPamplona
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$601One-way
2nd Cheapest
07:35PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha3h05 10:40PMPamplona
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$601One-way

Train schedule from Madrid to Pamplona

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07:35AMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha3h07 10:42AMPamplona
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03:05PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha3h23 06:28PMPamplona
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07:35PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha3h05 10:40PMPamplona
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Mon
Jan 24
$38Renfe Alvia
$37Alsa
$270Air Nostrum
Tue
Jan 25
$38Renfe Alvia
$37Alsa
$107Air Nostrum
Wed
Jan 26
$26Renfe Alvia
$37Alsa
$270Air Nostrum
Thu
Jan 27
$38Renfe Alvia
$37Alsa
$270Air Nostrum
Fri
Jan 28
$35Renfe Alvia
$37Alsa
$159Air Nostrum
Sat
Jan 29
$38Renfe Alvia
$37Alsa
$107Air Nostrum
Sun
Jan 30
$60Renfe Alvia
$37Alsa
$159Air Nostrum
Mon
Jan 31
$38Renfe Alvia
$37Alsa
$159Air Nostrum
Tue
Feb 1
$30Renfe Alvia
$37Alsa
$107Air Nostrum
Wed
Feb 2
$26Renfe Alvia
$37Alsa
$159Air Nostrum
Thu
Feb 3
$30Renfe Alvia
$37Alsa
$107Air Nostrum
Fri
Feb 4
$26Renfe Alvia
$37Alsa
$107Air Nostrum
Sat
Feb 5
$26Renfe Alvia
$37Alsa
$107Air Nostrum
Sun
Feb 6
$45Renfe Alvia
$37Alsa
$83Air Nostrum
Mon
Feb 7
$30Renfe Alvia
$37Alsa
$83Air Nostrum
Tue
Feb 8
$23Renfe Alvia
$37Alsa
$107Air Nostrum
Wed
Feb 9
$23Renfe Alvia
$37Alsa
$136Air Nostrum
Thu
Feb 10
$23Renfe Alvia
$37Alsa
$107Air Nostrum
Fri
Feb 11
$26Renfe Alvia
$37Alsa
$83Air Nostrum
Sat
Feb 12
$30Renfe Alvia
$37Alsa
$83Air Nostrum

Fastest train times from Madrid to Pamplona

Showing times and prices for Jan 24

Fastest Journey

3 h 5 m

Average

3 h 11 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 11 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 23 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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$601One-way
2nd Fastest
07:35AMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha3h07 10:42AMPamplona
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$601One-way
03:05PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha3h23 06:28PMPamplona
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$381One-way

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Overview: Train from Madrid to Pamplona

distanceDistance197 miles (317 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 5 min
priceAverage train ticket price$41 (€34)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesRenfe

Trains from Madrid to Pamplona cover the 197 miles (317 km) long route taking on average 3 h 5 min with our travel partners like Renfe. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $26 (€22), but the average price of train tickets is $41 (€34). Travelers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Pamplona.

Train companies: Renfe from Madrid to Pamplona trains

For as little as $26 (€22) you can travel by train to Pamplona from Madrid with Renfe. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.

Renfe

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 has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by train to Pamplona from Madrid:

    • 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.

    Travel Tips: Trains from Madrid to Pamplona

    Travel by train to Pamplona 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 Pamplona.
    FAQs

    How much does a cheap train from Madrid to Pamplona cost?

    If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Madrid to Pamplona trains for as little as $26 (€22)  in the next 7 days.

    How much does it cost to take a train to Pamplona from Madrid?

    The Madrid to Pamplona train ticket price is on average $41 (€34)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next week.

    How many miles is it from Madrid to Pamplona by train?

    The distance from Madrid to Pamplona by train is approximately 197 miles (317 km).

    How long is a train to Pamplona from Madrid on average?

    On average the Madrid to Pamplona train time is 3 h 5 min  covering the 197 miles (317 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

    What station does the train from Madrid to Pamplona depart from? Which Pamplona train station do I come into from Madrid?

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

    Where is the train station in Madrid to go to Pamplona? Where is the train station in Pamplona located?

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Pamplona, located 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city center.

    Which train companies should I travel with from Madrid to Pamplona?

    For the route from Madrid to Pamplona you can take a train with Renfe. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Madrid to Pamplona on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

    Are there any direct trains from Madrid to Pamplona?

    Yes, there are 2 direct trains per day from Madrid to Pamplona. You can look to travel with Renfe Alvia  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this trip.

    How many trains 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.

    When does the first train depart from Madrid to Pamplona? When does the last train depart from Madrid to Pamplona?

    The first Madrid to Pamplona train departs at 6: 35 AM   and the last train from Madrid to Pamplona leaves at 6: 35 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Madrid to Pamplona on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

    How far in advance should I buy train tickets from Madrid to Pamplona for the best deals?

    In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this route and save money. If you book train tickets between Madrid and Pamplona within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $41 (€34) one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Madrid to Pamplona a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Madrid
    Pamplona
    The major railway station for departures from Madrid is Madrid-Puerta de Atocha. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Madrid-Puerta de Atocha for your journey between Madrid and Pamplona.
    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