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Cheap train tickets and times from Palencia to Madrid

Showing times and prices for May 23


Fastest Journey

1 h 19 m


2 h 28 m

Trains per day



191 km

Cheap train tickets from Palencia to start from $38 with an average ticket price of $38.

The fastest train from Palencia to takes 1h 19m in comparison to an average duration of 2h 28m and covers a distance of 191 km.

13 trains that leave Palencia for every day with 13 travelling directly.

Renfe MD
Palencia station
09:28AMPríncipe Pío
0 transfers
Renfe MD
Palencia station
06:55PMPríncipe Pío
0 transfers
Renfe MD
Palencia station
09:42PMPríncipe Pío
0 transfers
Renfe MD
Palencia station
08:41PMPríncipe Pío
0 transfers
Renfe MD
Palencia station
11:26AMPríncipe Pío
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Palencia to Madrid

distanceDistance118 miles (191 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 26 min
priceAverage train ticket price$42 (€36)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersAVE, Renfe (3), Renfe, Renfe (13), Renfe (13), Renfe ALVIA, Renfe Intercity or Renfe Intercity

Trains from Palencia to Madrid cover the 118 miles (191 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 26 min with our travel partners like AVE, Renfe (3), Renfe, Renfe (13), Renfe (13), Renfe ALVIA, Renfe Intercity or Renfe Intercity. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $32 (€27), but the average price of train tickets is $42 (€36). Travelers depart most frequently from Palencia and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes.

Train companies: AVE, Renfe (3) and Renfe from Palencia to Madrid trains

Find the best trains to Madrid from Palencia with Omio's travel partners AVE, Renfe (3) and Renfe from $24 (€21). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

Renfe Alvia are high-speed trains with top speeds of up to 250km/h operated by Renfe, Spain’s national railway company. Alvia trains cover most cities in Spain, including Madrid, Barcelona, Bilbao, Valencia, Alicante, Zaragoza and Cadiz. They are somewhat slower than Renfe AVE and AVLO (high-speed and low cost) but cover more destinations and are a comfortable and effective way of travelling around Spain. Onboard facilities include free WIFI, bike storage and luggage allowance. Alvia trains have two seat classes – Estándar and Confort. Top routes for Renfe Alvia include Barcelona to Pamplona, Madrid to Cádiz and Alicante to Gijón.

Renfe ALVIA from Palencia to Madrid train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 27 min
  • Cheapest Price: $26

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.

FAQs: Trains from Palencia to Madrid

FAQs: Travel by train from Palencia 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.
Cheap train tickets from Palencia to Madrid can start from as little as $32 (€27) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Palencia to Madrid is $42 (€36); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Palencia to Madrid train travel time is 1 h 26 min   for the 118 mile (191 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Palencia to Madrid leaves at 6: 05 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Palencia to Madrid leaves at 8: 47 PM.
For the journey from Palencia to Madrid you can take a train with AVE, Renfe (3), Renfe, Renfe (13), Renfe (13), Renfe ALVIA, Renfe Intercity or Renfe Intercity. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services to Madrid from Palencia on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 8: 47 PM.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Palencia, which is located around 0.6 miles (890 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes, located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Madrid from Palencia is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 26 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Palencia to Madrid by train is January.
You have options as you can travel between Palencia and Madrid 2 different ways: bus or train.

Important Stations and Airports in Palencia and Madrid

Palencia is the most popular Palencia 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 Palencia for your trip to Madrid.
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