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from Madrid to Albacete

You can get from Madrid to Albacete by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Madrid to Albacete on Sep 24 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

05:20PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha1h37 06:57PMAlbacete
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$231One-way
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05:20PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha1h37 06:57PMAlbacete
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$231One-way
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04:02PMMadrid Atocha Cercanias2h17 06:19PMAlbacete
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$351One-way
06:32PMMadrid Atocha Cercanias2h34 09:06PMAlbacete
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$391One-way
04:57PMMadrid Atocha Cercanias2h44 07:41PMAlbacete
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$331One-way

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Thu
Sep 23
$39Renfe
$24Alsa
Fri
Sep 24
$23Renfe
$24Alsa
Sat
Sep 25
$39Renfe
$24Alsa
Sun
Sep 26
$39Renfe
$24Alsa
Mon
Sep 27
$34Renfe AVE
$24Alsa
Tue
Sep 28
$34Renfe
$24Alsa
Wed
Sep 29
$28Renfe
$24Alsa
Thu
Sep 30
$28Renfe
$24Alsa
Fri
Oct 1
$35Renfe
$24Alsa
Sat
Oct 2
$28Renfe
$24Alsa
Sun
Oct 3
$34Renfe AVE
$24Alsa
Mon
Oct 4
$34Renfe AVE
$24Alsa
Tue
Oct 5
$23Renfe
$24Alsa
Wed
Oct 6
$23Renfe
$24Alsa
Thu
Oct 7
$28Renfe AVE
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Fri
Oct 8
$35Renfe
$24Alsa
Sat
Oct 9
$23Renfe
$24Alsa
Sun
Oct 10
$28Renfe AVE
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Mon
Oct 11
$28Renfe AVE
$24Alsa
Tue
Oct 12
$34Renfe AVE
$24Alsa
Wed
Oct 13
$20Renfe
$24Alsa

Travel Information to Albacete from Madrid

distanceDistance139 miles (224 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$24 - $33
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $24 (€19) • 2 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $33 (€26) • 1 h 24 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAlsa or Renfe

Take a bus or train to travel 139 miles (224 km) between Madrid and Albacete. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 24 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $24 (€19). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Alsa or Renfe among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Madrid to Albacete.

Travel Tips

Travel from Madrid to Albacete
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FAQs
How do I get from Madrid to Albacete?

There are 2 travel options from Madrid to Albacete: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Madrid to Albacete?

The cheapest way to travel from Madrid to Albacete is by taking a bus with an average price of $24 (€19).

This is compared to other travel options to Albacete:

Taking a bus is about $9 (€7) less than taking a train, which costs on average $33 (€26) for this journey.

What is the quickest way from Madrid to Albacete?

The quickest way to travel to Albacete from Madrid is by train, which takes on average 1 h 24 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 2 h 45 min   of travel time.

How far is it from Madrid to Albacete?

You should expect to travel around 139 miles (224 km) between Madrid and Albacete.

How many services a day are there between Madrid and Albacete?

The average frequency per day from Madrid to Albacete is:

  • Around 10 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Albacete from Madrid as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Madrid to Albacete?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Madrid to Albacete:

  • Buses most often depart from Madrid at Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83 and arrive in Albacete at Albacete.
  • Trains mostly leave from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and tend to arrive in Albacete.
Who can get me from Madrid to Albacete?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Madrid to Albacete:

  • You can go to Albacete from Madrid by bus with Alsa. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $24 (€19) with Alsa from Madrid to Albacete on Omio.
  • You can take a train from Madrid to Albacete with Renfe. Cheap tickets can be found for $33 (€26) with Renfe from Madrid to Albacete.
Where should I go next after I travel between Madrid and Albacete?
Looking to extend your trip from Madrid to Albacete? Many Omio customers who go from Madrid to Albacete usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Valencia, Barcelona or Alicante. If you're looking to explore Valencia, Barcelona or Alicante from Albacete, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How far in advance should I purchase my Madrid to Albacete one way ticket online to get the best deals?

Before traveling from Madrid to Albacete, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $24 (€19) one way for this journey.
  • A train ticket for this route is costing $33 (€26) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Madrid to Albacete tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Madrid
Albacete
Madrid America
Amenities
Madrid Est. Sur
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Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the bus station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines 6<br>Bus lines 8, 102, 113, 148, 152, 156, N11<br>Suburban train lines C1, C5, C7, C10
Madrid Chamartín
Amenities
Refreshments

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