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Madrid to Seville by train
Fastest journey2hr 20m
Trains per day23
Avg. journey time2hr 36m
Travelling from Madrid to Seville by train
Fast trains from Madrid to Seville take around 2 hours and 20 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 390 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Madrid and Seville.
1. Are there direct trains from Madrid to Seville?
Direct trains from Madrid to Seville have been found.
We usually find around 25 direct trains on the route from Madrid to Seville every weekday.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 19 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Madrid to Seville?
The Madrid to Seville train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 20 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Madrid to Seville train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Seville is usually scheduled to depart Madrid around 06:20 and the last train is around 21:25. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Madrid around 07:00, and the last at 21:25.
What's the Madrid to Seville train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Madrid to Seville are $28.01.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $57 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $72. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Madrid to Seville train tickets?
Trains in Spain usually open for booking around 4 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 Madrid to Seville by train.
Which train companies operate between Madrid and Seville?
More than one train company operates on the route from Madrid to Seville, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- AV City
- Media Distancia
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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Travelling by train from Madrid to Seville is very simple. Trains speed frequently between the two cities. Most services on the route are high-speed AVE trains, but you'll also encounter Alvia, Avant and Intercity trains on this connection.
This is part of Spain’s very first high-speed rail route, opened in 1992 when Seville hosted the EXPO fair. Heading south from Madrid, you’ll see Toledo away to the right. The route then cuts through the Toledo Hills and, a little later, sweeps through the rugged Sierra Morena to reach Córdoba. From there it's a pleasant run down the Guadalquivir Valley to Seville.
Madrid to Seville
Catch a direct high-speed train from Madrid Atocha to Seville Santa Justa station. A couple of daily services run non-stop between the two cities, but the great majority of the direct trains each day stop at Córdoba. Some make up to three further stops along the way. The route is served by a variety of train types, but most services are run by sleek, modern AVE trains.
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