Cheap train tickets from Vigo to Madrid

Showing times and prices for Jan 18

Cheapest

$51

Average

$57

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 $ 57 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 51.

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05:08PMVigo Urzáiz4h44 09:52PMMadrid Chamartín
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$511One-way
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05:50AMVigo Urzáiz4h30 10:20AMMadrid Chamartín
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$591One-way
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09:20AMVigo Urzáiz4h22 01:42PMMadrid Chamartín
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$591One-way
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01:20PMVigo Urzáiz4h16 05:36PMMadrid Chamartín
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$591One-way

Train schedule from Vigo to Madrid

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05:50AMVigo Urzáiz4h30 10:20AMMadrid Chamartín
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09:20AMVigo Urzáiz4h22 01:42PMMadrid Chamartín
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01:20PMVigo Urzáiz4h16 05:36PMMadrid Chamartín
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05:08PMVigo Urzáiz4h44 09:52PMMadrid Chamartín
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Tue
Jan 18
$51Renfe Alvia
$60Avanza
$78Air Europa
Wed
Jan 19
$29Renfe Alvia
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Thu
Jan 20
$51Renfe Alvia
$35Flixbus
$78Air Europa
Fri
Jan 21
$59Renfe Alvia
$60Avanza
$66Iberia
Sat
Jan 22
$67Renfe Alvia
$60Avanza
$35Air Europa
Sun
Jan 23
$67Renfe Alvia
$35Flixbus
$73Iberia
Mon
Jan 24
$42Renfe Alvia
$60Avanza
$35Air Europa
Tue
Jan 25
$29Renfe Alvia
$60Avanza
$35Air Europa
Wed
Jan 26
$34Renfe Alvia
$35Flixbus
$35Air Europa
Thu
Jan 27
$42Renfe Alvia
$29Flixbus
$35Iberia
Fri
Jan 28
$51Renfe Alvia
$60Avanza
$66Iberia
Sat
Jan 29
$51Renfe Alvia
$60Avanza
$35Air Europa
Sun
Jan 30
$67Renfe Alvia
$29Flixbus
$78Air Europa
Mon
Jan 31
$42Renfe Alvia
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$35Air Europa
Tue
Feb 1
$29Renfe Alvia
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$23Air Europa
Wed
Feb 2
$29Renfe Alvia
$29Flixbus
$23Air Europa
Thu
Feb 3
$29Renfe Alvia
$35Flixbus
$23Air Europa
Fri
Feb 4
$42Renfe Alvia
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$35Iberia
Sat
Feb 5
$50Renfe Alvia
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$23Air Europa
Sun
Feb 6
$59Renfe Alvia
$29Flixbus
$35Iberia

Fastest train times from Vigo to Madrid

Showing times and prices for Jan 18

Fastest Journey

4 h 16 m

Average

4 h 28 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

465 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Vigo 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 trains cover the 465 km distance in an average of 4 h 28 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 4 h 16 m .

The slowest trains will take 4 h 44 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
01:20PMVigo Urzáiz4h16 05:36PMMadrid Chamartín
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$591One-way
2nd Fastest
09:20AMVigo Urzáiz4h22 01:42PMMadrid Chamartín
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$591One-way
05:50AMVigo Urzáiz4h30 10:20AMMadrid Chamartín
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$591One-way
05:08PMVigo Urzáiz4h44 09:52PMMadrid Chamartín
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$511One-way

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Overview: Train from Vigo to Madrid

distanceDistance288 miles (465 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 16 min
priceAverage train ticket price$56 (€46)
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 route taking on average 4 h 16 min with our travel partners like Renfe. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $29 (€24), but the average price of train tickets is $56 (€46). Travelers depart most frequently from Vigo Guixar and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

Train providers: Renfe from Vigo to Madrid trains

Renfe trains will get you from Vigo to Madrid from $29 (€24). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Renfe

Renfe is Spain’s national train company operating freight and passenger trains on Spain’s extensive railway network as well as international routes to neighboring France and Portugal. Renfe has a wide range of ticket types to fit your budget like the Basic, Elige and Premium tickets. Renfe also offers discount cards like the Renfe Gold Card and +Renfe Youth Card 50 for qualified travelers. You can use these savings offers and discount cards on Omio when booking your Vigo to Madrid trip. Renfe has a vast fleet of trains with different levels of comfort, amenities and speed. The Renfe AVE trains run at high speed and serve long-distance routes, Alvia trains combine high-speed and normal speed trains serving domestic routes, Altaria serves domestic routes into southern Spain, Euromed offers domestic routes along the Mediterranean coast, Avant trains serve regional commuter routes and Trenhotel offers night train routes.

    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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    • 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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    Travel Tips: Trains from Vigo 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 Vigo to Madrid.
    FAQs

    How much do cheap train tickets to Madrid from Vigo cost?

    Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Vigo and Madrid for the next 7 days starting from $29 (€24)  one way.

    How much is a train ticket between Vigo and Madrid?

    In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $56 (€46)  for a train ticket to Madrid from Vigo.

    What is the distance between Vigo and 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 from Vigo to Madrid on average?

    On average the Vigo to Madrid train time is 4 h 16 min  covering the 288 miles (465 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling 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?

    When taking a train from Vigo, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Vigo Guixar and Vigo Urzáiz. When you arrive in Madrid, your train can arrive in train stations including Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Madrid Chamartín and Madrid Méndez Alvaro.

    Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Vigo Guixar   to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

    Where do I find the Vigo train station to Madrid? Where is the Madrid train station?

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Vigo Guixar, which is located around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city center.

    What train providers offer a service from Vigo to Madrid?

    For the route from Vigo to Madrid you can take a train with Renfe. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Vigo and Madrid on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

    Can I find a direct train from Vigo to Madrid?

    Yes, there are 2 direct trains a day between Vigo and Madrid. If you’re looking for a direct train, consider traveling with Renfe Alvia. Nonstop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.

    How many trains per day are there between Vigo and 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.

    When is the earliest train from Vigo to Madrid? When is the last train from Vigo to Madrid?

    The earliest train departing from Vigo to Madrid leaves at 4: 50 AM. The last train departing from Vigo to Madrid leaves at 4: 08 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 buy train tickets from Vigo to Madrid for the best deals?

    If you buy the Vigo to Madrid train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $56 (€46). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Vigo and Madrid. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Vigo
    Madrid
    Vigo Guixar is the most popular Vigo 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 Vigo for your trip to Madrid.