Trains from San Sebastian to Madrid

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The cheapest trains

from San Sebastian
to Madrid

Showing times and prices for Aug 22

Cheapest

$57

Average

$66

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

The average ticket from San Sebastian to Madrid will cost around $ 66 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 57.

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11:14Donostia7h2818:42Madrid PrĂ­ncipe PĂ­o
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$571One-way
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14:04Donostia7h3821:42Madrid PrĂ­ncipe PĂ­o
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$571One-way
2nd Cheapest
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16:33Donostia5h3322:06Madrid ChamartĂ­n
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$651One-way
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08:57Donostia5h3114:28Madrid ChamartĂ­n
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$841One-way

Train Times

San Sebastian to Madrid

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08:57Donostia5h3114:28Madrid ChamartĂ­n
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11:14Donostia7h2818:42Madrid PrĂ­ncipe PĂ­o
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14:04Donostia7h3821:42Madrid PrĂ­ncipe PĂ­o
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16:33Donostia5h3322:06Madrid ChamartĂ­n
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Prices across different modes

Train
Bus
Flight
Wed
Aug 21
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$44Alsa
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Thu
Aug 22
$57Renfe
$44Alsa
$186Air Nostrum
Fri
Aug 23
$57Renfe
$44Alsa
$186Air Nostrum
Sat
Aug 24
$57Renfe
$44Alsa
$147Air Nostrum
Sun
Aug 25
$57Renfe
$44Alsa
$257Vueling
Mon
Aug 26
$57Renfe
$44Alsa
$160Vueling
Tue
Aug 27
$45Renfe
$44Alsa
$137Vueling
Wed
Aug 28
$45Renfe
$44Alsa
$175Vueling
Thu
Aug 29
$45Renfe
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$163Vueling
Fri
Aug 30
$57Renfe
$44Alsa
$218Vueling
Sat
Aug 31
$57Renfe
$44Alsa
$473Air Nostrum
Sun
Sep 1
$57Renfe
$44Alsa
$222Vueling
Mon
Sep 2
$45Renfe
$44Alsa
$101Air Nostrum
Tue
Sep 3
$39Renfe
$44Alsa
$80Air Nostrum
Wed
Sep 4
$39Renfe
$44Alsa
$58Air Nostrum
Thu
Sep 5
$45Renfe
$44Alsa
$101Air Nostrum
Fri
Sep 6
$57Renfe
$44Alsa
$186Air Nostrum
Sat
Sep 7
$57Renfe
$44Alsa
$147Air Nostrum
Sun
Sep 8
$57Renfe
$44Alsa
$166Vueling
Mon
Sep 9
$45Renfe
$44Alsa
$130Vueling
Tue
Sep 10
$45Renfe
$44Alsa
$58Air Nostrum

The fastest trains

from San Sebastian
to Madrid

Showing times and prices for Aug 22

Fastest Journey

5h 31m

Average

6h 32m

Trains per day

4

Distance

352 km

Of the 4 train that leave San Sebastian for Madrid every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct train cover the 352 km distance in an average of 6h 32m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 5h 31m .

The slowest train will take 7h 38m 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
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08:57Donostia5h3114:28Madrid ChamartĂ­n
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$841One-way
2nd Fastest
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16:33Donostia5h3322:06Madrid ChamartĂ­n
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$651One-way
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11:14Donostia7h2818:42Madrid PrĂ­ncipe PĂ­o
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$571One-way
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14:04Donostia7h3821:42Madrid PrĂ­ncipe PĂ­o
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$571One-way

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Journey Summary

San Sebastian to Madrid Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
6 hours 57 minutes
Train Ticket Price: $50
Trains depart from:San Sebastian
Trains arrive in:Madrid
Distance:352 km
TrainTrain Companies:Renfe

Trains from San Sebastian to Madrid

Trains in Spain are an efficient way to travel between cities, with Renfe operating domestic and international train routes in Spain. Renfe operates trains from San Sebastian to Madrid seven days a week. There are usually 5-6 trains traveling from San Sebastian to Madrid per day. All trains depart from San Sebastian's Donostia train station and arrive at either Madrid's Atocha or ChamartĂ­n train station. The first train usually departs San Sebastian at 5:10 a.m., while the last train leaves at 4:30 p.m. San Sebastian to Madrid trains usually take between 5 and 8 hours to arrive in Madrid depending on the train chosen.

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San Sebastian to Madrid Train Cost

Average prices for Renfe trains from San Sebastian to Madrid when you book in advance

Booking Period

Average Price

Same Day

€72

1 Day in Advance

€51

1 Week in Advance

€48

2 Weeks in Advance

€48

1 Month in Advance

€42

3 Months in Advance

€17

San Sebastian to Madrid Trains: General Information


Travelers in Spain can offset some of the cost of San Sebastian to Madrid train tickets by planning ahead and booking tickets as far in advance as possible.

  • autobus All San Sebastian to Madrid trains are run by Renfe.
  • autobus Most Renfe trains are direct, while occasional journeys require a transfer in Zaragoza. All trains depart from San Sebastian's Donostia train station and arrive at either Madrid's Atocha or ChamartĂ­n train station.
  • autobus The San Sebastian to Madrid train journey takes as little as 4 hours and 56 minutes to arrive in Madrid.
  • autobus Most travelers book their San Sebastian to Madrid train tickets approximately 1 day in advance of the travel date.




Based on Omio's travel data, as the table above clearly illustrates, ticket prices on San Sebastian to Madrid trains decrease the further they are booked in advance:

  • It is 29% cheaper on average to purchase a San Sebastian to Madrid train ticket a day ahead of time rather than purchasing a ticket at the train station.
  • It is 33% cheaper to purchase San Sebastian to Madrid train tickets 1 week ahead of when you intend to travel.
  • Finally, San Sebastian to Madrid train costs are 42% cheaper when booked 1 month in advance as opposed to purchasing a train ticket the day of departure.

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Best fares for trains from San Sebastian to Madrid

This month
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Fri, Aug 30
Train
Renfe
12:047h 38m19:42
San SebastianMadrid
Sat, Aug 31
Train
Renfe
09:147h 28m16:42
San SebastianMadrid
Fastest Trains from San Sebastian to Madrid
Fri, Sep 20
Train
Renfe
14:404h 55m19:35
San SebastianMadrid
Fri, Sep 27
Train
Renfe
14:404h 55m19:35
San SebastianMadrid
Sun, Sep 22
Train
Renfe
13:095h 24m18:33
San SebastianMadrid
Return Train Tickets for Madrid to San Sebastian
Fri, Aug 23
Train
Renfe
10:267h 22m17:48
MadridSan Sebastian
Sat, Aug 24
Train
Renfe
10:267h 45m18:11
MadridSan Sebastian
Mon, Aug 26
Train
Renfe
07:077h 27m14:34
MadridSan Sebastian

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
San Sebastian
Madrid
TrainSan Sebastián-Donostia

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