Trains from Madrid to Paris

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Flight
Mon
Sep 16
$45Alsa
$144Transavia France
Tue
Sep 17
$39Flixbus
$66Air Nostrum
Wed
Sep 18
$34Flixbus
$69Iberia
Thu
Sep 19
$39Flixbus
$69Ryanair
Fri
Sep 20
$35Alsa
$74Air Nostrum
Sat
Sep 21
$35Eurolines Switzerland
$65Vueling
Sun
Sep 22
$35Alsa
$65Vueling
Mon
Sep 23
$35Alsa
$56Air Europa
Tue
Sep 24
$35Alsa
$37Transavia France
Wed
Sep 25
$31Flixbus
$32Transavia France
Thu
Sep 26
$29Flixbus
$27Ryanair
Fri
Sep 27
$35Alsa
$58Air Nostrum
Sat
Sep 28
$35Alsa
$38Ryanair
Sun
Sep 29
$35Alsa
$57Transavia France
Mon
Sep 30
$35Eurolines Switzerland
$33Ryanair
Tue
Oct 1
$35Alsa
$33Ryanair
Wed
Oct 2
$29Flixbus
$93Vueling
Thu
Oct 3
$35Alsa
$33Ryanair
Fri
Oct 4
$35Alsa
$57Transavia France
Sat
Oct 5
$35Alsa
$47Iberia Express

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Journey Summary

Madrid to Paris Train Information

Trains depart from:Madrid
Trains arrive in:Paris
Distance:1052 km

Trains from Madrid to Paris

Traveling by train from Madrid to Paris is an excellent alternative to flying or taking a bus. There are plenty of trains departing at different times every day. There are over 20 trains daily with the fastest taking just over ten hours to arrive in Paris, covering a distance of 653 miles. Most travelers should book their Madrid to Paris train tickets at least one week prior to travel as prices for train tickets from Madrid to Paris will increase the closer the departure day gets.

Which train companies travel from Madrid to Paris?

All Madrid Paris trains are operated by Renfe AVE the Spanish national railway company, and SNCF, a French rail company.

How long is the train from Madrid to Paris?

Madrid to Paris by train takes approximately ten hours and four minutes. There are no direct trains and all Madrid to Paris trains will require passengers to change once, usually at Barcelona Sants train station. Some trains may stopover at San Sebastian, Spain.

How many trains are there from Madrid to Paris?

There are over 20 trains per day, with the first train departing at 6:00 a.m. and the last at 3:00 p.m.

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

Departure train station: Madrid to Paris trains always leave from Madrid Puerta de Atocha train station. It is located at the south of Madrid. Getting to Madrid Puerta de Atocha train station from Madrid city is easy, since it is connected Metro Line 1. Expect journey times of around ten to 15 minutes from the city center. The train station boasts plenty of facilities such as eateries, restaurants and cashpoints throughout the station.

Arrival train station: The arival station for all Madrid to Paris trains is the Paris Gare de Lyon train station. It is situated at the south of Paris city. Gare de Lyon train station is well linked to public transportation. From there, travelers can catch Metro lines to major stops such as Chatelet or Les Halles. Travelers who need to head to Charles de Gaulle airport can use Le Bus Direct. Travelers can also take buses to reach other cities and regions of France. Car hire companies and taxis are also readily available just outside the railway station.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Madrid
Paris
TrainMadrid Chamartín

Amenities

Refreshments
TrainMadrid Puerta De Atocha

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