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Seville to Madrid by train

The journey from Seville to Madrid by train is 242.93 mi and takes 3 hr 17 min. There are 53 connections per day, with the first departure at 5:50 AM and the last at 8:57 PM. It is possible to travel from Seville to Madrid by train for as little as $20.34 or as much as $218.35. The best price for this journey is $20.34.

Lowest Price$20.34
Journey Duration3 hr 17 min
Connection per Day53
Lowest Price$20.34
Highest Price$218.35
First Departure5:50 AM
Last Departure8:57 PM
Distance242.93 mi
DepartureSeville
ArrivalMadrid
CarriersAVLO, Renfe - IntercityMore

Seville to Madrid Train Times

Departure date
Wednesday, May 29, 2024

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How much does it cost to get from Seville to Madrid by train?

Prices will vary when you travel from Seville to Madrid. On average, though, you'll pay about $72.74 for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as $20.34, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. 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.
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On average, a train ticket from Seville to Madrid will cost you $72.74. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

How long will it take me to travel from Seville to Madrid by train?

The average journey time is 3 hr 17 min. This is how long it takes to cross the 242.93 mi from Seville to Madrid. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from Seville to Madrid to take longer than 3 hr 17 min. The journey from Seville to Madrid covers a distance of 242.93 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 3 hr 17 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 2 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 Seville to Madrid faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

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

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Seville to Madrid, which usually leaves at 5:50 AM. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 8:57 PM. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year. The first departure of the night from Seville to Madrid leaves at 5:50 AM, while the last journey sets out at 8:57 PM. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Seville and Madrid. 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.

What are the stations on the Seville to Madrid route?

In Seville, departure stations include Sevilla-San Bernardo,Sevilla-Virgen Del Rocio,Bellavista(ES),Seville (Plaza De Armas),Seville - Santa Justa,Seville Airport, SVQ. When you arrive in Madrid, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Madrid Chamartin,Madrid Barajas Airport,MADRID BARAJAS aeropuerto T1,Madrid Méndez Alvaro,Madrid - Avenida de America,Madrid Puente de la Cea,MADRID (E),Madrid-Atocha. Remember though that the exact stations served on each route can vary. Different providers may depart from and arrive at different stations. Furthermore, if you travel on an express service, the number of stations may be limited, and the exact stations served on a particular route may vary at different times of day or day of the week. Check in advance to ensure that you are departing from and arriving at a station that is convenient for your journey.

How many journeys from Seville to Madrid are there every day?

On average, there are 53 daily departures from Seville to Madrid. 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 41 departures from Seville which travel directly to Madrid. There are 12 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Seville to Madrid. 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 Seville to Madrid
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Seville to Madrid.

Book in advance and save

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

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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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 $25.64 to $51.42 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 50% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Seville to Madrid

The cheapest Seville - Madrid train tickets can be found for as low as $25.66 if you’re lucky, or $31.69 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $39.57.

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.

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.

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 Seville to Madrid

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by AVE and AVLO when traveling from Seville 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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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 AVLO, AVE and Alsa from Seville to Madrid
Compare services on board when travelling from Seville to Madrid by train.
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Seville to Madrid CO2 Emissions by Train

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27.37kg
Bus
29.32kg
Flight
78.19kg
Car
62.55kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Seville to Madrid by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Seville and Madrid are 27.37kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Seville and Madrid? By taking the train between Seville and Madrid you will save 50.82kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 1.95kg compared to a bus and 35.18kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Seville to Madrid?
A train ticket from Seville to Madrid is $72.74. 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 $20.34.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Seville to Madrid?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Seville to Madrid is $20.34. 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 Seville and Madrid by train?
Seville to Madrid is 242.93 mi.
How long does the train between Seville and Madrid take?
Seville to Madrid is on average 3 hr 17 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 2 hr 36 min.
Which companies operate from Seville to Madrid?
The train journey from Seville to Madrid is covered by 7 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: AVLO, Renfe - Intercity, AVE, Renfe - Media Distancia, Alsa, Alvia, Renfe and Iryo.
How many train connections per day go from Seville to Madrid?
Seville to Madrid has 53 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Seville to Madrid leave?
The earliest train from Seville to Madrid departs at 5:50 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 Seville to Madrid depart?
The latest train from Seville to Madrid departs at 8:57 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 Seville 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 $20.34 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 Seville to Madrid?
There are on average 41 direct connection(s) from Seville to go to Madrid.
What's the fastest journey time between Seville to Madrid by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Seville and Madrid is 2 hr 36 min.
Is there a direct train from Seville to Madrid?
Yes, there is a direct train between Seville and Madrid.
What are the CO2 emissions for Seville to Madrid by train?
The train journey from Seville to Madrid creates 27.37kg of CO2 emissions.

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