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$37Renfe
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$35Renfe
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$30Renfe
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$35Renfe
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$35Renfe
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$31Renfe AVE
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$30Renfe
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$17Renfe
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Dec 15
$25Renfe
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$25Renfe
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$26Renfe AVE
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$30Renfe
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$21Renfe AVE
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Train Information to Madrid from Palencia

distanceDistance118 miles (191 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 36 min
priceAverage train ticket price$34 (€28)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 8 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesRenfe or Renfe AVE

Trains from Palencia to Madrid cover the 118 miles (191 km) long route taking on average 1 h 36 min with our travel partners like Renfe or Renfe AVE. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $34 (€28), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $25 (€21). Travelers depart most frequently from Palencia and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

Train companies

Palencia to Madrid with Renfe and AVE

Travel from Palencia to Madrid from $25 (€21) with Omio’s train partners Renfe and AVE! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable trip for you.

Renfe
AVE

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.

  • Average Price: $25

Renfe has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Renfe tickets from Palencia to Madrid and when traveling by train:

  • 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.

How to get from Palencia to Madrid by train?

Trains from Palencia to Madrid depart about 16 times a day, and are all direct trains operated by the railway company Renfe. With Omio you can find your Renfe tickets and check prices and timetables. You can also book your Renfe and AVE tickets directly on our website, and receive them in your inbox or smartphone, if you book with our free app. If you have any questions, don't hesitate to contact our customer service team .

What train goes from Palencia to Madrid?

Renfe's Palencia Madrid trains are Medium or Long Distance. In addition, there is a AVE Palencia Madrid every day, which leaves at 9.24 in the morning.

How long does the AVE Palencia Madrid take?

The duration of the AVE Palencia Madrid is 1 hour and 26 minutes , while the trains of Renfe that are not high speed last between 1 hour and 37 minutes and 3 hours and 55 minutes.

At what time does the first and last AVE train leaves Palencia Madrid of the day?

The timetables of the Palencia Madrid train start at 5.36 in the morning, with a train arriving at 9.31, and continue until 21.31, with the train arriving at the capital at 23.10. The AVE Palencia Madrid leaves at 9.24 and arrives at 10.50.

How much does the Palencia Madrid AVE train ticket cost?

You can buy train tickets Palencia Madrid from 16,30€ to 40,80€. The price of the AVE Palencia Madrid is 42.50€ .

Where do the AVE Palencia Madrid come and go?

Renfe AVE trains leave Palencia Madrid from Palencia station to reach Madrid station - Chamartín, which is the second most important in the Spanish capital.

Train tickets from Palencia to Madrid: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 22 €
2 weeks earlier 22 €0%
3 weeks earlier 18 €22%
1 month before 21 €5%
2 months earlier 21 €5%
3 months earlier 16 €38%


Train companies often offer promotional prices and offers—by buying in advance—you can get access the best prices for trains in the U.S., Canada, and the major European railroad operators. Search on Omio to check prices and cheap train tickets from Palencia - Madrid. Easily find the most attractive rates and choose the your preferred route for your journey. Book and choose your mobile ticket: avoid the queues at the station and the added stress of printing your ticket.

The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:

  • Buying your train ticket from Palencia - Madrid 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 22% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket Palencia - Madrid with 2 months in advance you save up to about 5% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 38%.
  • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.

Travel Tips

Trains from Palencia to Madrid
Travel by train to Madrid 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 Palencia to Madrid.
FAQs
How much do cheap trains from Palencia to Madrid cost?
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Madrid from Palencia for the next 7 days starting from $25 (€21)  one way.
How much is the train from Palencia to Madrid on average?
If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Palencia to Madrid train to cost on average $34 (€28)  one way.
What is the distance to Madrid from Palencia by train?
You should expect to travel around 118 miles (191 km)  from Palencia to Madrid by train.
How long is a train from Palencia to Madrid on average?
While the time it takes to travel 118 miles (191 km) from Palencia to Madrid can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Palencia to Madrid train journey time is on average 1 h 36 min.
Which train station from Palencia to Madrid do I depart from? Which Madrid train station from Palencia do I arrive in?

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Palencia   and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

Where is the departure train station in Palencia located? Where is the arrival train station in Madrid located?

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Palencia and need to travel around 0.1 miles (126 m) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Madrid most often arrive at Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and need to travel around 1 mile (1.6 km) from this train station to the city center.

Which train companies should I travel with from Palencia to Madrid?
For the best Palencia to Madrid train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Renfe or Renfe AVE. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to Madrid from Palencia to compare what amenities they may offer.
Are there any direct trains from Palencia to Madrid?
Yes, there are 8 direct trains per day from Palencia to Madrid, and you can find a direct train for this trip with Renfe or Renfe AVE  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.
How many trains per day are there between Palencia and Madrid?
The average number of trains departing Palencia for Madrid is 8 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When does the first train depart from Palencia to Madrid? When does the last train depart from Palencia to Madrid?
The earliest train departing from Palencia to Madrid leaves at 6: 51 AM. The last train departing from Palencia to Madrid leaves at 8: 31 PM. You can find the latest Palencia to Madrid train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I buy train tickets to Madrid from Palencia for the best deals?
If you buy a train ticket from Palencia to Madrid within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $34 (€28) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Madrid from Palencia are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Palencia
Madrid
The major railway station for departures from Palencia is Palencia. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Palencia for your journey between Palencia and Madrid.