Madrid to Santiago de Compostela train

Cheap train tickets from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela

Showing times and prices for Feb 10

Cheapest

55

Average

95

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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08:00AMMadrid Chamartín3h19 11:19AMSantiago De Compostela
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551One-way
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02:30PMMadrid Chamartín3h16 05:46PMSantiago De Compostela
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1031One-way
07:15PMMadrid Chamartín3h31 10:46PMSantiago De Compostela
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1281One-way

Train schedule from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela

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08:00AMMadrid Chamartín3h19 11:19AMSantiago De Compostela
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02:30PMMadrid Chamartín3h16 05:46PMSantiago De Compostela
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07:15PMMadrid Chamartín3h31 10:46PMSantiago De Compostela
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Fastest train times from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela

Showing times and prices for Feb 10

Fastest Journey

3 h 16 m

Average

3 h 22 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

487 km

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

Fastest
02:30PMMadrid Chamartín3h16 05:46PMSantiago De Compostela
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1031One-way
2nd Fastest
08:00AMMadrid Chamartín3h19 11:19AMSantiago De Compostela
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551One-way
07:15PMMadrid Chamartín3h31 10:46PMSantiago De Compostela
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1281One-way

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Overview: Train from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela

distanceDistance301 miles (486 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 16 min
priceAverage train ticket price$59 (€52)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesRenfe or Renfe Alvia

Trains from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela cover the 301 miles (486 km) long route taking on average 3 h 16 min with our travel partners like Renfe or Renfe Alvia. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $31 (€28), but the average price of train tickets is $59 (€52). Travelers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes and arrive in Santiago De Compostela.

Train providers: Renfe from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela trains

Renfe trains will get you to Santiago de Compostela from Madrid from $31 (€28). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your 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.

Madrid to Santiago de Compostela train information with Renfe:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 45 min
  • Renfe frequency: 3 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Santiago de Compostela 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 Santiago de Compostela.
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Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela to cost as little as $31 (€28)  in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Madrid to Santiago de Compostela train to cost on average $59 (€52)  one way.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Santiago de Compostela from Madrid by train to be approximately 301 miles (486 km).
The train time between Madrid and Santiago de Compostela is on average 3 h 16 min  for the 301 miles (486 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Santiago de Compostela from Madrid by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes   to Santiago De Compostela.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Santiago De Compostela, located 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city center.

For the best Madrid to Santiago de Compostela train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Renfe or Renfe Alvia. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Madrid and Santiago de Compostela to compare what amenities they may offer.
Yes, you can look for direct trains from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela 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 journey.
The average number of trains departing Madrid for Santiago de Compostela is 3 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the earliest train from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela at 1: 30 PM   or take the last train from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela leaving at 1: 30 PM. Look for the latest Madrid to Santiago de Compostela train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.
If you purchase a train ticket from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $59 (€52) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Madrid and Santiago de Compostela are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this connection

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Santiago de Compostela
The major railway station for departures from Madrid is Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes for your journey between Madrid and Santiago de Compostela.
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+34 912432343
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Mon - Sun: 10: 00 - 20: 00
Public transit options for Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
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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