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Madrid to El Escorial by train

The journey from Madrid to El Escorial by train is 25.17 mi and takes 0 hr 25 min. There are 2 connections per day, with the first departure at 2:48 PM and the last at 8:53 PM. It is possible to travel from Madrid to El Escorial by train for as little as $1.00 or as much as $3.39. The best price for this journey is $1.00.

Lowest Price$1.00
Journey Duration0 hr 25 min
Connection per Day2
Lowest Price$1.00
Highest Price$3.39
First Departure2:48 PM
Last Departure8:53 PM
Distance25.17 mi
DepartureMadrid
ArrivalEl Escorial
CarriersRenfe

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

The cheapest train tickets from Madrid to El Escorial cost $1.00. On average, you can expect to spend around $2.80 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 Madrid to El Escorial.
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The prices for train tickets from Madrid to El Escorial vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. The average train ticket price is approximately $2.80. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

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

With a distance of 25.17 mi between Madrid and El Escorial, it will usually take 0 hr 25 min to complete the journey. This average figure may vary from day to day. Delays could be caused by unexpected weather conditions, roadworks or construction, local events, or other unforeseen circumstances. Remember that your journey may take longer than 0 hr 25 min. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. In order to get from Madrid to El Escorial 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 Madrid and El Escorial will complete the journey in 0 hr 23 min. On average, it will take you about 0 hr 25 min to travel the 25.17 mi between Madrid and El Escorial.

What time are the departures from Madrid to El Escorial?

The first journey of the day departs from Madrid at 2:48 PM. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 8:53 PM. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Madrid and El Escorial. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side. If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Madrid to El Escorial, which usually leaves at 2:48 PM. The last scheduled departure of the night is normally at 8:53 PM. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

When traveling from Madrid to El Escorial by train, which stations can I use?

There are different options to choose from when traveling between Madrid and El Escorial. You can start your journey in Madrid at stations such as MADRID BARAJAS aeropuerto T1,Madrid Barajas Airport,Madrid Puente de la Cea,Madrid Chamartin,Madrid Méndez Alvaro,MADRID (E),Madrid - Avenida de America,Madrid-Atocha. These connect to stations including El Escorial, Estación de Tren in El Escorial. There may not be a direct connection between all the stations in the two locations. Some providers will only serve a selection of the stations, and you may have to travel from one station to another in the same city after arrival to reach your ultimate destination. Virail will show you both all direct routes and any connecting services which you can take to get from Madrid to El Escorial.

How many journeys from Madrid to El Escorial take place each day?

On average, there are 2 daily departures from Madrid to El Escorial. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include , and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 2 departures from Madrid which travel directly to El Escorial. There are 0 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Madrid to El Escorial. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Madrid to El Escorial
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Madrid to El Escorial.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Madrid to El Escorial, 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 Madrid to El Escorial.

Always check special offers

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.

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Madrid to El Escorial

The cheapest Madrid - El Escorial train tickets can be found for as low as $1.95 if you’re lucky, or $2.60 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $3.39.

Find the best day to travel to El Escorial by train

When travelling to El Escorial 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!

Madrid to El Escorial CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
2.84kg
Bus
3.04kg
Flight
8.1kg
Car
6.48kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Madrid to El Escorial by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Madrid and El Escorial are 2.84kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Madrid and El Escorial? By taking the train between Madrid and El Escorial you will save 5.26kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.2kg compared to a bus and 3.64kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Madrid to El Escorial?
A train ticket from Madrid to El Escorial is $2.80. 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 $1.00.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Madrid to El Escorial?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Madrid to El Escorial is $1.00. 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 Madrid and El Escorial by train?
Madrid to El Escorial is 25.17 mi.
How long does the train between Madrid and El Escorial take?
Madrid to El Escorial is on average 0 hr 25 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 0 hr 23 min.
How many train connections per day go from Madrid to El Escorial?
Madrid to El Escorial has 2 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Madrid to El Escorial leave?
The earliest train from Madrid to El Escorial departs at 2:48 PM. 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 Madrid to El Escorial depart?
The latest train from Madrid to El Escorial departs at 8:53 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 Madrid to El Escorial 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 $1.00 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 Madrid to El Escorial?
There are on average 2 direct connection(s) from Madrid to go to El Escorial.
What's the fastest journey time between Madrid to El Escorial by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Madrid and El Escorial is 0 hr 23 min.
Is there a direct train from Madrid to El Escorial?
Yes, there is a direct train between Madrid and El Escorial.
What are the CO2 emissions for Madrid to El Escorial by train?
The train journey from Madrid to El Escorial creates 2.84kg of CO2 emissions.

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