How to travel from Madrid to Ciudad Real

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from Madrid to Ciudad Real

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

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To get from Madrid to Ciudad Real on Aug 13 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:26PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha0h58 08:24PMCiudad Real
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01:09PMMadrid Atocha Cercanias2h36 03:45PMCiudad Real
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10:31AMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha0h58 11:29AMCiudad Real
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05:07PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha0h59 06:06PMCiudad Real
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07:00AMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha0h55 07:55AMCiudad Real
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Travel Information from Madrid to Ciudad Real

distanceDistance99 miles (160 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$15 - $32
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $15 (€14) • 2 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $32 (€30) • 53 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAUTOMNIBUS INTERURBANOS S. A. (AISA) or Renfe

Travel 99 miles (160 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train to Ciudad Real from Madrid. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 53 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $15 (€14). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are AUTOMNIBUS INTERURBANOS S. A. (AISA) or Renfe among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Madrid to Ciudad Real.

Travel Tips: Travel from Madrid to Ciudad Real

Travel to Ciudad Real 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 Madrid to Ciudad Real.
FAQs

There are 4 ways to get from Madrid to Ciudad Real: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to go to Ciudad Real from Madrid is by taking a bus, which costs on average $15 (€14).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Ciudad Real:

Taking a bus is usually $17 (€16) less than taking a train to Ciudad Real, which costs on average $32 (€30) for the same trip.

The fastest way from Madrid to Ciudad Real is by train with an average journey time of 53 min.

There are alternative travel options to Ciudad Real that can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 2 h 45 min.

Ciudad Real is approximately 99 miles (160 km) away from Madrid.

The average frequency per day from Madrid to Ciudad Real is:

  • Around 18 trains per day.

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Madrid to Ciudad Real:

  • Most travelers who buy a bus ticket from Madrid to Ciudad Real depart from Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83 to Ciudad Real.
  • Most travelers board their train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Ciudad Real.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Madrid to Ciudad Real, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • AUTOMNIBUS INTERURBANOS S. A. (AISA) can take you to Ciudad Real by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for AUTOMNIBUS INTERURBANOS S. A. (AISA) from Madrid to Ciudad Real for $15 (€14).
  • Renfe can take you to Ciudad Real by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Renfe from Madrid to Ciudad Real for $32 (€30).

Yes, there are direct services available from Madrid to Ciudad Real with the following travel companies:

  • You can travel directly by train with Renfe, Renfe MD or Renfe AVE with 18 direct trains per day.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Ciudad Real as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Ciudad Real from Madrid.

Your trip from Madrid to Ciudad Real doesn't have to end in Ciudad Real. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Barcelona, Valencia or Sevilla. If you’d like to add Barcelona, Valencia or Sevilla to your Madrid to Ciudad Real tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Ciudad Real today!

When planning your trip from Madrid to Ciudad Real, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $15 (€14) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $32 (€30) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Madrid to Ciudad Real online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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