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Elche to Madrid by train

The journey from Elche to Madrid by train is 219.04 mi and takes 2 hr 45 min. There are 5 connections per day, with the first departure at 6:59 AM and the last at 7:29 PM. It is possible to travel from Elche to Madrid by train for as little as $25.66 or as much as $68.66. The best price for this journey is $25.66.

Lowest Price$25.66
Journey Duration2 hr 45 min
Connection per Day5
Lowest Price$25.66
Highest Price$68.66
First Departure6:59 AM
Last Departure7:29 PM
Distance219.04 mi
DepartureElche
ArrivalMadrid
CarriersAVE, AVLO

Elche to Madrid Train Times

Departure date
Saturday, Jul 13, 2024

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How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Elche to Madrid?

The cheapest train tickets from Elche to Madrid cost $25.66. On average, you can expect to spend around $44.93 for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Elche to Madrid.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Elche to Madrid. On average, though, you'll pay about $44.93 for a train ticket. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.

How long does the journey from Elche to Madrid take by train?

The journey between Elche and Madrid by train is approximately 219.04 mi. It will take you more or less 2 hr 45 min to complete this journey. This average figure does not take into account any delays that might arise on your route in exceptional circumstances. If you are planning to make a connection or operating on a tight schedule, give yourself plenty of time. In order to get from Elche to Madrid faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Elche and Madrid will complete the journey in 2 hr 14 min. On average, it will take you about 2 hr 45 min to travel the 219.04 mi between Elche and Madrid.

When do the first and last departures from Elche to Madrid leave?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Elche at 6:59 AM, and the last departure will leave at 7:29 PM. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Elche to Madrid can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change. If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Elche to Madrid leaving at 6:59 AM. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 7:29 PM.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

Which stations are used when traveling from Elche to Madrid?

You will be able to leave Elche by using stations such as Elche,Elx Carrer Gayanes,Elche Avinguda de la Universitat dElx. These connect you to stations including Madrid Barajas Airport,Madrid - Avenida de America,Madrid Puente de la Cea,Madrid Méndez Alvaro,Madrid-Atocha,Madrid Chamartin,MADRID BARAJAS aeropuerto T1,MADRID (E) in Madrid. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in Elche or in Madrid, for your convenience while traveling.

How many daily journeys are there from Elche to Madrid?

If you want to get from Elche to Madrid, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 5 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 5 direct journeys between Elche and Madrid. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 0 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Elche to Madrid. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Elche to Madrid, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Elche to Madrid.

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Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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The cheapest Elche - Madrid train tickets can be found for as low as $20.02 if you’re lucky, or $32.80 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $43.17.

Find the best day to travel to Madrid by train

When travelling to Madrid by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

AVE stands for "Alta Velocidad Española", which means "Spanish High Speed". AVE is a high-speed train service operated by the Spanish national railway company Renfe. With the AVE trains you can travel to many major cities in Spain, including routes to Madrid, Barcelona, Valencia, Seville, Malaga, and Zaragoza.

Ticket types and facilities from Elche to Madrid

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by AVE when traveling from Elche to Madrid.

Básico

The Basico are the most affordable tickets, but they come with certain restrictions, such as no changes or refunds. They also typically have limited availability and must be purchased well in advance.
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Elige Estándar

The Elige tickets provide enhanced flexibility for exchanging or canceling your reservation. Elige Estándar," provides travelers with the standard, regular seating arrangement known as the "Estándar seat." Additionally, you can choose your preferred seat by paying an extra fee, and upgrading to Premium is also possible.
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Elige Confort

If you go for "Elige Confort," you get the bigger and likely more comfortable XL Confort seat. The Elige tickets provide enhanced flexibility for exchanging or canceling your reservation. Additionally, you can choose your preferred seat by paying an extra fee, and upgrading to Premium is also possible.
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Prémium

Renfe AVE's Premium tickets are the priciest but also the most flexible, limited to Confort class only. They allow free train changes and provide the benefit of boarding the next train for free in case you miss your scheduled one.
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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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Travel in comfort as all AVE trains are air-conditioned.
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Stay connected at high speeds with PlayRenfe, AVE's complimentary WiFi service, ensuring you remain online even at 300 km/h.
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The Silent Carriage is available exclusively for standard seats on AVE trains, excluding the AVE International route between Spain and France, as well as Euromed trains. Due to its popularity, early ticket purchase is advised.
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Every AVE seat is fitted with power sockets and at-seat radios for your convenience.
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AVE provides a complimentary care and assistance service for individuals with limited mobility. To utilize this service, please reach out to AVE directly.
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On AVE trains, you're welcome to bring along 3 bags, each not surpassing 85 x 55 x 35 cm and 25 kg (55 lbs) in weight. Moreover, instruments are considered hand luggage if they're within 30 x 120 x 38 cm and safely tucked in a case.
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Visit the onboard AVE bar carriage for a treat or wait for the food trolley that travels through the train. Prémium Ticket holders can enjoy in-seat dining featuring Chef Ramón Freixa's expertise. Please ensure you request special menus, from vegetarian to Halal, at least 12 hours before departure to enjoy a tailored meal experience.
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You can bring along your bike or scooter, just make sure it's folded and snug in a case. Don't forget to remove the pedals and give those handlebars a 90-degree turn. If your case's total dimensions are under 180cm, it counts as hand luggage. Anything larger falls into the special luggage category but keep it within 120 x 90 x 40 cm.
Services on board AVE and AVLO from Elche to Madrid
Compare services on board when travelling from Elche to Madrid by train.
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Elche to Madrid CO2 Emissions by Train

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24.68kg
Bus
26.44kg
Flight
70.5kg
Car
56.4kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Elche to Madrid by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Elche and Madrid are 24.68kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Elche and Madrid? By taking the train between Elche and Madrid you will save 45.82kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 1.76kg compared to a bus and 31.72kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Elche to Madrid?
A train ticket from Elche to Madrid is $44.93. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $25.66.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Elche to Madrid?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Elche to Madrid is $25.66. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Elche and Madrid by train?
Elche to Madrid is 219.04 mi.
How long does the train between Elche and Madrid take?
Elche to Madrid is on average 2 hr 45 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 2 hr 14 min.
Which companies operate from Elche to Madrid?
The train journey from Elche to Madrid is covered by 1 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: AVE and AVLO.
How many train connections per day go from Elche to Madrid?
Elche to Madrid has 5 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Elche to Madrid leave?
The earliest train from Elche to Madrid departs at 6:59 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Elche to Madrid depart?
The latest train from Elche to Madrid departs at 7:29 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Elche to Madrid in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $25.66 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Elche to Madrid?
There are on average 5 direct connection(s) from Elche to go to Madrid.
What's the fastest journey time between Elche to Madrid by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Elche and Madrid is 2 hr 14 min.
Is there a direct train from Elche to Madrid?
Yes, there is a direct train between Elche and Madrid.
What are the CO2 emissions for Elche to Madrid by train?
The train journey from Elche to Madrid creates 24.68kg of CO2 emissions.

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