The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Salamanca to Madrid is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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Of the 4 trains that leave Salamanca for Madrid every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||109 miles (175 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 38 min|
|Average train ticket price||$28 (€25)|
|Train frequency||13 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 6 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Renfe, Renfe Alvia or Renfe MD|
Trains from Salamanca to Madrid cover the 109 miles (175 km) long route taking on average 2 h 38 min with our travel partners like Renfe, Renfe Alvia or Renfe MD. Normally, there are 13 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $28 (€25), but the average price of train tickets is $28 (€25). Travelers depart most frequently from Salamanca and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.
Find the best trains to Madrid from Salamanca with Omio's travel partners Renfe (13) and Renfe from $28 (€25). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.
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.
Book your Renfe (13) Salamanca to Madrid train with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check Renfe (13) up-to-date train schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Salamanca to Madrid routes as well as the amenities offered in the class fare you choose and buy the most affordable Renfe (13) train tickets online that fit your budget. The distance from Salamanca to Madrid is 109 miles (175 km), and the best price for a one-way Salamanca - Madrid Renfe (13) train ticket starts at $28 (€25) if you book in advance. If you would rather search for your Renfe (13) ticket in the Omio app, you can quickly see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when traveling by train. Waiting in a line at the train station to purchase your train ticket will become yesterday's news. So, book your train tickets online quickly and easily and enjoy your trip with Renfe (13)!
Salamanca is an elegant university city in the north-west of Spain with a rich history. Students, business travelers and tourists heading to the capital can take regular direct trains from Salamanca to Madrid Chamartin or Principe Pio stations. There are daily departures from the early morning to the mid evening. Services include high-speed connections taking around one hour and 30 minutes to reach Madrid and regional expresses taking about twice as long, so passengers can choose the time and price combination to suit their requirements.
Rail services from Salamanca to Madrid are provided by the Spanish national rail operator Renfe. Their schedule includes high-speed Alvia and Avant trains to Madrid Chamartin Station and slower Media Distancia services to Madrid Principe Pio.
Renfe's high-speed Alvia and Avant trains are the fastest option on the 130-mile trip east to Madrid, taking just over one hour and 30 minutes to reach Chamartin. Media Distancia services to Madrid Principe Pio take from two hours and 38 minutes to over three hours. The early-morning Trenhotel departure takes three hours and 44 minutes.
There are eleven direct trains daily from Salamanca to Madrid beginning with the very early morning Trenhotel service, followed by trains roughly every hour in the morning and every two hours in the afternoon and evening. Sunday and holiday schedules feature one fewer service to the capital.
Departure train station: Salamanca's main station is located north-east of the historic center, with regular connections from downtown on local bus route 1, taking around 15 minutes. The station concourse has restaurants, coffee shops, gift stores, and a car rental desk.
Arrival train station: Chamartin Station is located on the north side of the city center, with public transport links on city bus routes and on line C1 of the Cercanias suburban rail network. Principe Pio interchange station is situated on the western side of Madrid with connections on two lines of the Madrid Metro and three Cercanias lines, in addition to numerous buses. Both stations have cafe-bars, shopping malls, and baggage storage lockers.
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:
When taking the train from Salamanca to Madrid, you can choose to depart from train stations like Salamanca, Salamanca - La Alamedilla and Salamanca. Your journey can end in train stations such as Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Madrid Chamartín and Madrid Méndez Alvaro.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Salamanca and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Salamanca and travel around 0.9 miles (1.5 km) from the city center to this train station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and need to travel approximately 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the train station to the city center in Madrid.
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