The cheapest trains from Vigo to Madrid

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Cheapest

$68

Average

$68

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 Vigo to Madrid will cost around $ 68 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 68.

Cheapest
03:32PMVigo Urzáiz5h33 09:05PMMadrid Chamartín
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$681One-way
Cheapest
08:55AMVigo Urzáiz5h10 02:05PMMadrid Chamartín
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$681One-way

Timetable Vigo to Madrid

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08:55AMVigo Urzáiz5h10 02:05PMMadrid Chamartín
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03:32PMVigo Urzáiz5h33 09:05PMMadrid Chamartín
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Mon
Sep 27
$110Renfe
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$136Air Europa
Tue
Sep 28
$68Renfe
$61Avanza
$182Vueling
Wed
Sep 29
$60Renfe
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Thu
Sep 30
$68Renfe
$48Flixbus
$190Vueling
Fri
Oct 1
$90Renfe
$61Avanza
$80Air Europa
Sat
Oct 2
$68Renfe
$61Avanza
$67Iberia
Sun
Oct 3
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$55Flixbus
$160Air Europa
Mon
Oct 4
$68Renfe
$61Avanza
$80Air Europa
Tue
Oct 5
$53Renfe
$61Avanza
$92Air Europa
Wed
Oct 6
$45Renfe
$42Flixbus
$92Air Europa
Thu
Oct 7
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$42Flixbus
$211Iberia
Fri
Oct 8
$110Renfe
$61Avanza
$210Air Europa
Sat
Oct 9
$68Renfe
$61Avanza
$119Iberia
Sun
Oct 10
$68Renfe
$50Flixbus
$80Air Europa
Mon
Oct 11
$68Renfe
$61Avanza
$80Air Europa
Tue
Oct 12
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$61Avanza
$185Air Europa
Wed
Oct 13
$53Renfe
$42Flixbus
$80Air Europa
Thu
Oct 14
$53Renfe
$42Flixbus
$92Iberia
Fri
Oct 15
$60Renfe
$61Avanza
$67Iberia
Sat
Oct 16
$68Renfe
$61Avanza
$31Iberia
Sun
Oct 17
$68Renfe
$42Flixbus
$117Air Europa

The fastest trains from Vigo to Madrid

Showing times and prices for Sep 28

Fastest Journey

5 h 10 m

Average

5 h 21 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

465 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Vigo for Madrid every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 465 km distance in an average of 5 h 21 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 5 h 10 m .

The slowest trains will take 5 h 33 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
08:55AMVigo Urzáiz5h10 02:05PMMadrid Chamartín
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$681One-way
2nd Fastest
03:32PMVigo Urzáiz5h33 09:05PMMadrid Chamartín
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$681One-way

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Train Information from Vigo to Madrid

distanceDistance288 miles (465 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 10 min
priceAverage train ticket price$82 (€66)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersRenfe

Trains from Vigo to Madrid cover the 288 miles (465 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 10 min with our travel partners like Renfe. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $82 (€66), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $60 (€48). Travelers depart most frequently from Vigo Guixar and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

Train companies

Renfe trains from Vigo to Madrid

For as little as $60 (€48) you can travel by train between Vigo and Madrid with Renfe. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.

Renfe

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.

    These are Renfe's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train from Vigo to Madrid:

    • 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.

    Trains from Vigo to Madrid

    The train from Vigo to Madrid is a comfortable solution to travel the almost 600 kilometers that separate the most populated city of Galicia from the capital of Spain. There are daily departures that make the journey in just over 6 hours on the fastest routes.

    Which trains go from Vigo to Madrid?

    There are 2 types of trains between these 2 cities. The diurnal are Alvia, high-speed. The nights are Trenhotel, with more spacious seats to rest during the trip. Both categories are managed by Renfe.

    How long does the train from Vigo to Madrid take?

    The train from Vigo to Madrid takes between 6 hours and a quarter and 6 hours and a half, if it is daytime. On the other hand, the night Trenhotel takes more than 11 hours, as it leaves late at night and arrives at its destination in the morning of the following day.

    How many trains are there from Vigo to Madrid?

    From Monday to Friday there are 3 departures on this train route from Vigo to Madrid: 1 in the morning, another in the early afternoon and another in the evening. On the other hand, on Saturday there is only 1 departure in the morning, while on Sundays there is only 1 evening and one evening departure.

    Where do the trains from Vigo to Madrid depart from and arrive at?

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    Vigo-Guixar train station: This is a modern infrastructure, located in the northeastern part of the urban centre, in Rúa Arenal s/n. It has parking for private vehicles and 7 city bus lines pass through here: C2, C3, L5B, L8, L16, L17 and L24, with a frequency of about 10 minutes. The port is 1.5 kilometres from here, while the city's other major station, Vigo Urzáiz, is located approximately 1 kilometre away. It has a cafeteria, ATMs and public toilets.

    Madrid-Chamartín train station: located in the northern part of the city, 7 kilometres from the centre, is the second most important after Atocha. It offers different options for travelling by public transport. Madrid Suburban lines C1, C2, C3, C4, C7, C8 and C10 pass through here. Also metro lines 1 and 10. As for urban and interurban buses, the lines with stops in Chamartín are 5, 80, 52A, 154A and 171. There is also a taxi rank. The commercial and catering offer is varied.

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

    Time Price Savings
    1 week earlier 37 €
    2 weeks earlier 34 €9%
    3 weeks earlier 35 €6%
    1 month before 32 €16%
    2 months earlier 33 €12%
    3 months earlier 31 €19%


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    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 Vigo - Madrid 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 6% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
    • If you book a ticket Vigo - Madrid with 2 months in advance you save up to about 12% compared to the initial price.
    • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 19%.
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    Trains from Vigo to Madrid
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    FAQs
    How much does a cheap train from Vigo to Madrid cost?
    Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Vigo to Madrid to cost as little as $60 (€48)  in the next 7 days.
    How much is a train ticket between Vigo and Madrid?
    The Vigo to Madrid train ticket price is on average $82 (€66)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.
    How far is Vigo to Madrid by train?
    When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Vigo to Madrid by train to be approximately 288 miles (465 km).
    How long is a train to Madrid from Vigo on average?
    On average the Vigo to Madrid train travel time is 5 h 10 min  for the 288 miles (465 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
    When traveling by train from Vigo to Madrid, which train station in Vigo do I depart from and which train station in Madrid do I arrive in?

    There are a few train stations in Vigo to start your journey from including Vigo Guixar and Vigo Urzáiz. In Madrid you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Madrid Chamartín and Madrid Méndez Alvaro.

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

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

    Passengers board their train most frequently from Vigo Guixar and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 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 mile (s) / 1 km from the train station to the city center in Madrid.

    Which train providers can take me between Vigo and Madrid?
    When taking a train from Vigo to Madrid, you can count on Renfe for the best way to get you to Madrid. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Vigo and Madrid and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
    Can I book a direct train from Vigo to Madrid?
    Yes, there are 2 direct trains from Vigo to Madrid per day with Renfe  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you buy your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.
    How many trains per day are there from Vigo to Madrid?
    On average, there are 2 trains a day from Vigo to Madrid. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    What time is the earliest train from Vigo to Madrid? What time is the last train from Vigo to Madrid?
    The earliest train departing from Vigo to Madrid leaves at 6: 55 AM. The last train departing from Vigo to Madrid leaves at 1: 32 PM. You can find the latest Vigo 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 purchase train tickets from Vigo to Madrid for the best deals?
    The price of a one way train ticket from Vigo to Madrid is on average $82 (€66) if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets between Vigo and Madrid available a few months in advance.
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    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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    Madrid
    Vigo
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