Madrid to Tarragona train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Madrid to Tarragona

Showing times and prices for Apr 19

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

5 h 54 m

Average

8 h 6 m

Trains per day

8

Distance

424 km

Cheap train tickets from Madrid to start from $51 with an average ticket price of $97.

The fastest train from Madrid to takes 5h 54m in comparison to an average duration of 8h 6m and covers a distance of 424 km.

8 trains that leave Madrid for every day with 1 travelling directly.

Cheapest
Renfe REGIONAL EXPRESS
07:24AM7h46
Madrid Chamartín
03:10PMTarragona station
$511One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
iryo
10:00AM10h25
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
08:25PMTarragona station
$1051One-way
1 transfer
iryo
01:50PM6h35
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
08:25PMTarragona station
$1061One-way
1 transfer
iryo
02:25PM6h00
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
08:25PMTarragona station
$1091One-way
1 transfer
iryo
11:25AM9h00
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
08:25PMTarragona station
$1131One-way
1 transfer

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Overview: Train from Madrid to Tarragona

distanceDistance263 miles (424 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 14 min
priceAverage train ticket price$86 (€75)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesAVE, Renfe Regional Exprés, Ouigo, Renfe, Renfe AVLO, iryo or Renfe AVE INT

Trains from Madrid to Tarragona cover the 263 miles (424 km) long route taking on average 2 h 14 min with our travel partners like AVE, Renfe Regional Exprés, Ouigo, Renfe, Renfe AVLO, iryo or Renfe AVE INT. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $86 (€75), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $35 (€31). Travelers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes and arrive in Tarragona.

Train companies: AVE, Renfe Regional Exprés and Ouigo from Madrid to Tarragona trains

You can travel by train to Tarragona from Madrid with AVE, Renfe Regional Exprés and Ouigo for as low as $29 (€26). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

Renfe Regional Exprés is a regional train service operated by Renfe, the Spanish national railway company. It operates throughout Spain, with services running from early morning to late evening. Renfe Regional Expres offers a variety of train types, including the Media Distancia, and Larga Distancia. The Media Distancia and Larga Distancia are medium- and long-distance trains, respectively. Ticket types include in this type of train is just Turista. Onboard facilities include air conditioning, Wi-Fi, and power outlets. The most popular routes for Renfe Regional Expres are Madrid-Barcelona, Madrid-Valencia, and Madrid-Seville.

Train information from Madrid to Tarragona with Renfe Regional Exprés:

  • Average Duration: 7 h 55 min
  • Cheapest Price: $47

FAQs: Trains from Madrid to Tarragona

FAQs: Travel by train from Madrid 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
Cheap train tickets from Madrid to Tarragona can start from as little as $35 (€31) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Madrid to Tarragona is $86 (€75); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time from Madrid to Tarragona is on average 2 h 14 min   for the 263 mile (424 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Tarragona from Madrid by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Madrid to Tarragona leaves at 6: 24 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Madrid to Tarragona leaves at 7: 40 PM.
Yes, you can take a high-speed train from Madrid to Tarragona with Ouigo or iryo. Overall you can travel with the following companies: AVE, Renfe Regional Exprés, Ouigo, Renfe, Renfe AVLO, iryo or Renfe AVE INT.
When taking a train from Madrid to Tarragona, you can count on AVE, Renfe Regional Exprés, Ouigo, Renfe, Renfe AVLO, iryo or Renfe AVE INT for the best way to get you to Tarragona. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Madrid and Tarragona and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 7: 40 PM.

When departing from Madrid, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes, Madrid Atocha Cercanias and Madrid Chamartín. When arriving in Tarragona, you can end your trip in train stations like Tarragona and Tarragona.

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 centre, and they get off the train at Tarragona, located 0.6 miles (958 m) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Madrid to Tarragona by train is March.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Madrid and Tarragona including taking a train or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Madrid and Tarragona

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Tarragona
Madrid Atocha Cercanias 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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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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