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Overview: Train from Madrid to Ponferrada

distanceDistance209 miles (337 km)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersRenfe or Renfe AVE

Trains from Madrid to Ponferrada cover the 209 miles (337 km) long journey with our travel partners like Renfe or Renfe AVE. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Ponferrada.

Train providers: Renfe and AVE from Madrid to Ponferrada trains

Find the best route from Madrid to Ponferrada with Renfe and AVE. Comparing schedules and prices and booking the most affordable trip has never been easier with over 1000 travel companies on Omio.

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AVE

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 Ponferrada 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.

    When purchasing your Renfe train tickets between Madrid and Ponferrada, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

    • 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.

    Travel Tips: Trains from Madrid to Ponferrada

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    FAQs

    How far is it from Madrid to Ponferrada by train?

    You should expect to travel around 209 miles (337 km)  to Ponferrada from Madrid by train.

    What train station in Madrid goes to Ponferrada? What train station do I come into Ponferrada from Madrid?

    Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha   and arrive in Ponferrada.

    Where is the Madrid train station located? Where is the Ponferrada train station 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 Ponferrada, located 0.3 miles (525 m) away from the city center.

    Which train companies can take me to Ponferrada from Madrid?

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

    How many trains are there from Madrid to Ponferrada a day?

    The average number of trains departing Madrid for Ponferrada is 2 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Madrid
    Ponferrada
    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 from Madrid to Ponferrada.
    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