The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Málaga to Ciudad Real will cost around $ 82 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 70.
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1 h 51 m
1 h 59 m
Trains per day
Of the 4 trains that leave Málaga for Ciudad Real every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 255 km distance in an average of 1 h 59 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 51 m .
The slowest trains will take 2 h 4 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||158 miles (255 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 2 min|
|Average train ticket price||$62 (€51)|
|Train frequency||7 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 7 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Renfe AVE or Renfe|
Trains from Málaga to Ciudad Real cover the 158 miles (255 km) long route taking on average 2 h 2 min with our travel partners like Renfe AVE or Renfe. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $62 (€51), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $47 (€38). Travelers depart most frequently from Malaga María Zambrano and arrive in Ciudad Real.
Find the best trains between Málaga and Ciudad Real with Omio's travel partners Renfe and AVE from $47 (€38). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.
Looking to travel comfortably from Málaga to Ciudad Real? Enjoy the Málaga to Ciudad Real train with Renfe, Spain’s national train company offering a wide range of domestic routes and international routes to neighboring France and Portugal. Omio shows you Renfe train times and tickets available for the 158 miles (255 km) Málaga to Ciudad Real journey to help you find the best deals on Renfe train tickets. You can select Renfe ticket types like Promo, Promo+ and Flexible for the ideal journey by train between Málaga and Ciudad Real. You can also find Renfe’s discount cards, such as the Renfe Gold Card and +Renfe Youth Card 50, and use these to purchase Renfe tickets on Omio.
As the main provider of train services in Spain, Renfe offers a wide range of train types with different levels of comfort, amenities and time needed to travel. These train types include: AVE for high-speed long-distance routes, Alvia for domestic routes in Spain, Altaria for domestic routes into southern Spain, Euromed for routes along the Mediterranean coast, Avant regional commuter trains and Trenhotel night trains.
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Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Malaga María Zambrano and arrive in Ciudad Real.
Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Malaga María Zambrano and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Ciudad Real most often arrive at Ciudad Real and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from this train station to the city center.
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