The cheapest trains from Málaga to Ciudad Real

Showing times and prices for Oct 19

Cheapest

$70

Average

$82

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.

Cheapest
02:35PMMalaga María Zambrano2h04 04:39PMCiudad Real
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$701One-way
2nd Cheapest
09:00AMMalaga María Zambrano2h02 11:02AMCiudad Real
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$861One-way
2nd Cheapest
07:00PMMalaga María Zambrano1h51 08:51PMCiudad Real
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$861One-way
2nd Cheapest
02:00PMMalaga María Zambrano2h01 04:01PMCiudad Real
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$861One-way

Timetable Málaga to Ciudad Real

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09:00AMMalaga María Zambrano2h02 11:02AMCiudad Real
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02:00PMMalaga María Zambrano2h01 04:01PMCiudad Real
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02:35PMMalaga María Zambrano2h04 04:39PMCiudad Real
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07:00PMMalaga María Zambrano1h51 08:51PMCiudad Real
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Tue
Oct 19
$70Renfe AVE
Wed
Oct 20
$47Renfe AVE
Thu
Oct 21
$55Renfe AVE
Fri
Oct 22
$70Renfe AVE
Sat
Oct 23
$70Renfe AVE
Sun
Oct 24
$62Renfe AVE
Mon
Oct 25
$62Renfe AVE
Wed
Oct 27
$55Renfe AVE
Thu
Oct 28
$55Renfe AVE
Fri
Oct 29
$62Renfe AVE
Sat
Oct 30
$55Renfe AVE
Sun
Oct 31
$62Renfe AVE
Mon
Nov 1
$86Renfe AVE
Tue
Nov 2
$62Renfe AVE
Wed
Nov 3
$47Renfe AVE
Thu
Nov 4
$55Renfe AVE
Sat
Nov 6
$39Renfe AVE

The fastest trains from Málaga to Ciudad Real

Showing times and prices for Oct 19

Fastest Journey

1 h 51 m

Average

1 h 59 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

255 km

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.

Fastest
07:00PMMalaga María Zambrano1h51 08:51PMCiudad Real
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$861One-way
2nd Fastest
02:00PMMalaga María Zambrano2h01 04:01PMCiudad Real
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$861One-way
09:00AMMalaga María Zambrano2h02 11:02AMCiudad Real
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$861One-way
02:35PMMalaga María Zambrano2h04 04:39PMCiudad Real
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$701One-way

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Train Information from Málaga to Ciudad Real

distanceDistance158 miles (255 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 2 min
priceAverage train ticket price$62 (€51)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersRenfe 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.

Train companies

Renfe and AVE Málaga – 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.

Renfe
AVE

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.

Operator ticket policies for COVID

  • 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 Málaga to Ciudad Real
Travel by train to Ciudad Real 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 Málaga to Ciudad Real.
FAQs
How much does a cheap train from Málaga to Ciudad Real cost?
Train tickets between Málaga and Ciudad Real for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $47 (€38)  one way in the next 7 days.
How much is the train to Ciudad Real from Málaga on average?
If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Málaga to Ciudad Real train price to come in at an average of $62 (€51)  one way.
How far is Málaga to Ciudad Real by train?
You should expect to travel around 158 miles (255 km)  to Ciudad Real from Málaga by train.
How long is a train between Málaga and Ciudad Real on average?
The train time from Málaga to Ciudad Real is on average 2 h 2 min  for the 158 miles (255 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Málaga to Ciudad Real by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
Which train station from Málaga to Ciudad Real do I depart from? Which Ciudad Real train station from Málaga do I arrive in?

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Malaga María Zambrano   and arrive in Ciudad Real.

Where is the train station in Málaga? Where is the train station 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.

What train companies offer a service to Ciudad Real from Málaga?
For the route from Málaga to Ciudad Real you can take a train with Renfe AVE or Renfe. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Málaga and Ciudad Real on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Are there any direct trains from Málaga to Ciudad Real?
Yes, there are 7 direct trains per day from Málaga to Ciudad Real. You can look to travel with Renfe AVE  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 trip.
How many trains are there between Málaga and Ciudad Real a day?
The average number of trains departing Málaga for Ciudad Real is 7 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What are the first and last departure train times from Málaga to Ciudad Real?
You can take the first train from Málaga to Ciudad Real at 7: 00 AM. The last train from Málaga to Ciudad Real that you can take departs at 5: 00 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Málaga to Ciudad Real schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
How early should I book Málaga to Ciudad Real train tickets to get the best deals?
If you purchase a train ticket from Málaga to Ciudad Real within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $62 (€51) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Málaga to Ciudad Real are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Málaga
Ciudad Real
The major railway station for departures from Málaga is Malaga María Zambrano. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Malaga María Zambrano for your journey from Málaga to Ciudad Real.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 05: 00 - 00: 45
Connections to/from station
Commuter rail lines: C1, C2
Bus lines: 1, 3, 10, 16, 19, 24, 27, C2
Train lines: Avant, AVE, Media Distancia