Madrid to Tarragona train

Cheap train tickets from Madrid to Tarragona

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

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07:15AMMadrid Chamartín7h55 03:10PMTarragona
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Fastest train times from Madrid to Tarragona

Showing times and prices for Jan 30

Fastest Journey

7 h 55 m

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7 h 55 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

424 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Madrid for Tarragona every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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Overview: Train from Madrid to Tarragona

distanceDistance263 miles (424 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 14 min
priceAverage train ticket price$54 (€47)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersRenfe Regional Expres, Renfe AVE or Renfe

Trains from Madrid to Tarragona cover the 263 miles (424 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 14 min with our travel partners like Renfe Regional Expres, Renfe AVE or Renfe. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $30 (€26), but the average price of train tickets is $54 (€47). Travelers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes and arrive in Tarragona.

Train providers: Renfe and AVE from Madrid to Tarragona trains

You can travel by train between Madrid and Tarragona with Renfe and AVE for as low as $30 (€26). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

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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 Tarragona 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.

    Travel comfortably from Madrid to Tarragona with AVE, Renfe's high-speed trains. When you travel on the AVE train from Madrid to Tarragona, the distance to travel is 263 miles (424 km) and prices start as low as $30 (€26). Check all the AVE train schedules and find the cheapest ticket from Madrid to Tarragona on Omio!

    Renfe is the main railroad company in Spain and offers a wide variety of AVE tickets perfect for your budget, such as Promo, Promo + and Flexible tickets. Renfe also offers discount cards such as the Gold Card and the + Renfe Youth 50 Card that you can add when booking your Renfe AVE ticket with Omio.

    The Renfe AVE trains are among the fastest in the world, reaching 192 mph (310 kmh) on select routes, and the AVE connects the main cities of the country in just a few hours, offering comfort and flexibility in long and medium distances. All AVE trains have a restaurant, WiFi, bathrooms and entertainment on board, and when you book your ticket on Omio, we offer you the possibility of choosing the seat that suits you best.

      Travel Tips: Trains from Madrid to Tarragona

      Travel Tips: Travel by train to Tarragona 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 Tarragona.
      FAQs
      Omio customers have found cheap train tickets between Madrid and Tarragona for as low as $30 (€26)  for the next 7 days.
      In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $54 (€47)  for a train ticket from Madrid to Tarragona.
      When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Tarragona from Madrid by train to be approximately 263 miles (424 km).
      While the time it takes to travel 263 miles (424 km) between Madrid and Tarragona can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Madrid to Tarragona train journey time is on average 2 h 14 min.

      When taking a train from Madrid, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes, Madrid Chamartín and Madrid Méndez Alvaro. When you arrive in Tarragona, your train can arrive in train stations including Tarragona and Tarragona.

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

      Passengers board their train most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes and travel around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city center to this train station.

      Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Tarragona and need to travel approximately 0.6 miles (958 m) from the train station to the city center in Tarragona.

      For the best Madrid to Tarragona train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Renfe Regional Expres, Renfe AVE or Renfe. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Madrid and Tarragona to compare what amenities they may offer.
      Yes, there are direct trains from Madrid to Tarragona, and you can find a direct train for this journey with Renfe AVE, Renfe AVLO or SNCF OUIGO  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you book your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
      You can take the earliest train from Madrid to Tarragona at 6: 30 PM   or take the last train from Madrid to Tarragona leaving at 6: 30 PM. Look for the latest Madrid to Tarragona train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
      If you buy the Madrid to Tarragona train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $54 (€47). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Madrid to Tarragona. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

      Important Stations and Airports for this connection

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      Tarragona
      Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes is the most popular Madrid railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Madrid for your trip to Tarragona.
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