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Amsterdam to Madrid by train

  • First train
    05:55
  • Last train
    21:40
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    14hr 28m
  • Distance
    1,484 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    23
  • Avg. journey time
    22hr 23m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Amsterdam to Madrid by train

Fast trains from Amsterdam to Madrid take around 14 hours and 28 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 1,484 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Amsterdam and Madrid.

1. Are there direct trains from Amsterdam to Madrid?

Journeys between Amsterdam and Madrid usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 23 departures on the route from Amsterdam to Madrid every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 37 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Amsterdam to Madrid?

The Amsterdam to Madrid train travel time is normally about 14 hours and 28 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Amsterdam to Madrid train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Madrid is usually scheduled to depart Amsterdam around 06:15 and the last train is around 20:37. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Amsterdam around 05:52, and the last at 21:40.

When to book Amsterdam to Madrid train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Amsterdam to Madrid by train.

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Which train companies operate between Amsterdam and Madrid?

More than one train company operates on the route from Amsterdam to Madrid, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • AVE
  • Eurostar
  • FS100
  • Intercités
  • Intercités de Nuit
  • Renfe-SNCF
  • TGV
  • Thalys

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Madrid to Amsterdam by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.