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Madrid to Gijón by train

The journey from Madrid to Gijón by train is 238.1 mi and takes 4 hr 8 min. There are 6 connections per day, with the first departure at 6:58 AM and the last at 6:35 PM. It is possible to travel from Madrid to Gijón by train for as little as $20.28 or as much as $86.05. The best price for this journey is $20.28.

Lowest Price$20.28
Journey Duration4 hr 8 min
Connection per Day6
Lowest Price$20.28
Highest Price$86.05
First Departure6:58 AM
Last Departure6:35 PM
Distance238.1 mi
DepartureMadrid
ArrivalGijón
CarriersAlvia, AVE

Madrid to Gijón Train Times

Departure date
Sunday, Jun 23, 2024

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How much will I pay for train tickets from Madrid to Gijón?

The cheapest train tickets from Madrid to Gijón cost $20.28. On average, you can expect to spend around $64.61 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 Gijón.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Madrid to Gijón. On average, though, you'll pay about $64.61 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 will it take me to travel from Madrid to Gijón by train?

The journey between Madrid and Gijón by train is approximately 238.1 mi. It will take you more or less 4 hr 8 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. The journey from Madrid to Gijón covers a distance of 238.1 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 4 hr 8 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 3 hr 36 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Madrid to Gijón faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

At what time of the day can I travel from Madrid to Gijón?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Madrid at 6:58 AM, and the last departure will leave at 6:35 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 Madrid to Gijón 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 Madrid to Gijón leaving at 6:58 AM. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 6:35 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.

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

You will be able to leave Madrid by using stations such as Madrid Barajas Airport,Madrid-Atocha,Madrid Méndez Alvaro,Madrid Puente de la Cea,Madrid - Avenida de America,MADRID BARAJAS aeropuerto T1,Madrid Chamartin,MADRID (E). These connect you to stations including Calzada de Asturias (APD.-CGD.),Gijon,Gijon, Playa,Gijon, Estación de Autobuses,Gijón in Gijón. 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 Madrid or in Gijón, for your convenience while traveling.

How many daily journeys are there from Madrid to Gijón?

The route from Madrid to Gijón is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Madrid 6 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Madrid to Gijón, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 5 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 1 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Madrid to Gijón. 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 Gijón
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Madrid to Gijón.

Book in advance and save

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

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.

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Virail Pro Tip ✌: Booking 10 days in advance save 10% on average

Price as departure date approaches

Train companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $6.01 to $93.22 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 94% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Madrid to Gijón

The cheapest Madrid - Gijón train tickets can be found for as low as $49.12 if you’re lucky, or $61.45 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $79.35.

Find the best day to travel to Gijón by train

When travelling to Gijón 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.

Alvia, operated by Renfe, is a high-speed train service in Spain. With speeds of up to 250 km/h, Alvia trains, slightly slower than the 300 km/h maximum AVE trains reach, offer comfort and amenities like air conditioning, Wi-Fi, and power outlets. They seamlessly connect regional stations to major cities, ensuring efficient travel. The three train models available are Class 120, Class 130, and Class 730.

Ticket types and facilities from Madrid to Gijón

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

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 from Madrid to Gijón
Compare services on board when travelling from Madrid to Gijón by train.
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Madrid to Gijón CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
26.82kg
Bus
28.74kg
Flight
76.64kg
Car
61.31kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Madrid to Gijón by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Madrid and Gijón are 26.82kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Madrid and Gijón? By taking the train between Madrid and Gijón you will save 49.82kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 1.92kg compared to a bus and 34.49kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Madrid to Gijón?
A train ticket from Madrid to Gijón is $64.61. 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 $20.28.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Madrid to Gijón?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Madrid to Gijón is $20.28. 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 Gijón by train?
Madrid to Gijón is 238.1 mi.
How long does the train between Madrid and Gijón take?
Madrid to Gijón is on average 4 hr 8 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 3 hr 36 min.
Which companies operate from Madrid to Gijón?
The train journey from Madrid to Gijón is covered by 2 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Alvia, AVE and Renfe.
How many train connections per day go from Madrid to Gijón?
Madrid to Gijón has 6 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Madrid to Gijón leave?
The earliest train from Madrid to Gijón departs at 6:58 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 Madrid to Gijón depart?
The latest train from Madrid to Gijón departs at 6:35 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 Gijón 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 $20.28 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 Gijón?
There are on average 5 direct connection(s) from Madrid to go to Gijón.
What's the fastest journey time between Madrid to Gijón by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Madrid and Gijón is 3 hr 36 min.
Is there a direct train from Madrid to Gijón?
Yes, there is a direct train between Madrid and Gijón.
What are the CO2 emissions for Madrid to Gijón by train?
The train journey from Madrid to Gijón creates 26.82kg of CO2 emissions.

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