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Madrid to Murcia by train

The journey from Madrid to Murcia by train is 217.36 mi and takes 3 hr 49 min. There are 16 connections per day, with the first departure at 6:15 AM and the last at 7:45 PM. It is possible to travel from Madrid to Murcia by train for as little as $9.24 or as much as $104.79. The best price for this journey is $9.24.

Lowest Price$9.24
Journey Duration3 hr 49 min
Connection per Day16
Lowest Price$9.24
Highest Price$104.79
First Departure6:15 AM
Last Departure7:45 PM
Distance217.36 mi
DepartureMadrid
ArrivalMurcia
CarriersFlixBus, AlsaMore

Madrid to Murcia Train Times

Departure date
Monday, May 27, 2024

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How much do train tickets from Madrid to Murcia cost?

The prices for train tickets from Madrid to Murcia 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. Booked in advance, the cheapest train tickets from Madrid to Murcia will cost $9.24. The average train ticket price is approximately $64.99. 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.
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On average, you can expect to spend around $64.99 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 Murcia.

How long does it take to get from Madrid to Murcia by train?

The average journey time is 3 hr 49 min. This is how long it takes to cross the 217.36 mi from Madrid to Murcia. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from Madrid to Murcia to take longer than 3 hr 49 min. In order to get from Madrid to Murcia 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 Murcia will complete the journey in 2 hr 45 min. On average, it will take you about 3 hr 49 min to travel the 217.36 mi between Madrid and Murcia.

What time are the first and last departures from Madrid to Murcia?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Madrid at 6:15 AM, and the last departure will leave at 7:45 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 Murcia 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. The first departure of the night from Madrid to Murcia leaves at 6:15 AM, while the last journey sets out at 7:45 PM. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Madrid and Murcia. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

Which stations can I use on the Madrid to Murcia route?

There are different options to choose from when traveling between Madrid and Murcia. You can start your journey in Madrid at stations such as Madrid Barajas Airport,Madrid-Atocha,MADRID (E),Madrid Chamartin,MADRID BARAJAS aeropuerto T1,Madrid Puente de la Cea,Madrid Méndez Alvaro,Madrid - Avenida de America. These connect to stations including Murcia del Carmen,Murcia, Estacion de Autobuses in Murcia. 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 Murcia.

How many daily journeys are there from Madrid to Murcia?

On average, there are 16 daily departures from Madrid to Murcia. 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 10 departures from Madrid which travel directly to Murcia. There are 6 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Madrid to Murcia. 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 Murcia
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Madrid to Murcia.

Book in advance and save

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

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 $9.24 to $52.23 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 82% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Madrid to Murcia

The cheapest Madrid - Murcia train tickets can be found for as low as $23.19 if you’re lucky, or $33.45 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $51.15.

Find the best day to travel to Murcia by train

When travelling to Murcia 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.

Avlo trains were introduced in 2020 as a high-speed train service operated by Renfe, Spain's national railway company, as a more affordable alternative to the high-speed train service AVE. Avlo trains, unlike the AVE, offer a single class of seating and have fewer onboard services to offer more passenger capacity. The main stations are Barcelona Sants, Madrid Atocha, and Zaragoza-Delicias.

Alsa, founded in 1923, is a prominent Spanish bus company that operates national and international routes. The company has grown to become one of the largest bus companies in Europe. Alsa provides a comprehensive range of services, including regular and express routes, luxury buses, and sleeper buses. Alsa, dedicated to sustainability, reduces its carbon footprint by using alternative fuels and energy-efficient technologies.

FlixBus, a long-distance bus company, operates in both Europe and the United States. Founded in 2013, it has grown to become one of the largest bus operators in Europe, connecting over 2,500 destinations in 30 countries. Originating in Germany, FlixBus has expanded quickly to neighboring countries including France, Italy, Denmark, the Netherlands, and Croatia, while also offering regular services to Norway, Spain, and England. With affordable fares and comfortable amenities such as free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and onboard toilets, FlixBus provides a convenient and enjoyable travel experience.

Ticket types and facilities from Madrid to Murcia

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

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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Economy Class

You can travel with the standard "economy class" ticket on Avlo trains, which refers to the standard, basic level of seating available on the train. With this ticket you have access to basic amenities such as overhead luggage racks, reading lights, restrooms.
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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.
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Stay connected on Avlo with free WiFi via PlayRenfe. Enjoy movies, TV shows, and various reads at your fingertips.
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Every seat on Avlo is equipped with a power outlet for your convenience.
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You can bring a piece of hand luggage with no weight limit, such as a bag, backpack, or similar item, with dimensions up to 27x36x25 cm, and a piece of checked luggage with no weight limit, such as a suitcase, with dimensions up to 55x35x25 cm, without paying an additional fee on top of the ticket price you pay under the Basic fare.
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Avlo provides assistance for passengers with reduced mobility. Reach out to Avlo for more details.
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While Avlo doesn't offer a dining service, you can find vending machines stocked with a range of drinks and snacks. Keep in mind, these machines only accept card payments.
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Travel comfortably as Avlo trains are air-conditioned.
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You may bring folding bicycles and scooters on board, as long as they adhere to the maximum dimensions for luggage: 55x35x25 cm (as a carry-on bag with no weight limit, included in the price of the Basic Fare), or 85x60x35 cm, or a maximum of 180 cm overall (as additional luggage for an extra fee). To comply with regulations, all bicycles and scooters must be folded and stored in their respective carrying cases.
Services on board FlixBus, Alsa and AVE from Madrid to Murcia
Compare services on board when travelling from Madrid to Murcia by train.
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Madrid to Murcia CO2 Emissions by Train

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24.49kg
Bus
26.24kg
Flight
69.96kg
Car
55.97kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Madrid to Murcia by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Madrid and Murcia are 24.49kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Madrid and Murcia? By taking the train between Madrid and Murcia you will save 45.47kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 1.75kg compared to a bus and 31.48kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Madrid to Murcia?
A train ticket from Madrid to Murcia is $64.99. 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 $9.24.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Madrid to Murcia?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Madrid to Murcia is $9.24. 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 Murcia by train?
Madrid to Murcia is 217.36 mi.
How long does the train between Madrid and Murcia take?
Madrid to Murcia is on average 3 hr 49 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 2 hr 45 min.
Which companies operate from Madrid to Murcia?
The train journey from Madrid to Murcia is covered by 6 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: FlixBus, Alsa, Renfe, AVE, AVLO, Renfe - Intercity and Iryo.
How many train connections per day go from Madrid to Murcia?
Madrid to Murcia has 16 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Madrid to Murcia leave?
The earliest train from Madrid to Murcia departs at 6:15 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 Murcia depart?
The latest train from Madrid to Murcia departs at 7:45 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 Murcia 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 $9.24 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 Murcia?
There are on average 10 direct connection(s) from Madrid to go to Murcia.
What's the fastest journey time between Madrid to Murcia by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Madrid and Murcia is 2 hr 45 min.
Is there a direct train from Madrid to Murcia?
Yes, there is a direct train between Madrid and Murcia.
What are the CO2 emissions for Madrid to Murcia by train?
The train journey from Madrid to Murcia creates 24.49kg of CO2 emissions.

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