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Valencia to Madrid Train Tickets E‑TICKET

Valencia to Madrid Train Tickets

Make the trip from Valencia to Madrid by train a memorable experience by booking your Renfe e-ticket today. Upon boarding an AVE high-speed train, you’ll begin an exciting journey from the eastern coastline along the Mediterranean Sea to the heart of Spain. While en route, sit back in comfort and enjoy the quality onboard services and amenities at your disposal as spectacular Spanish views breeze by your window!

With a distinctive character and culture that dates all the way back to the 9th century, Madrid is a city aged to perfection. Spain’s famous capital is home to picturesque walking parks, historical art museums, iconic opera houses and lively concert halls. Among Madrid’s many must-see attractions, are the Prado Museum, Puerta de Alcalá monument, Las Ventas bullring and Plaza de Santa Ana city square.

Purchase your Renfe e-ticket here and simply print it out at home upon email delivery. Now you’re all set to travel from Valencia to Madrid by train, seat reservation included!

Journey details

Trains depart approximately every 30 minutes during peak times and every hour otherwise, with an average of 15 non-stop departures daily.

Travel time
1 hour and 38 minutes (fastest time)

Train stations
Valencia Joaquin Sorolla and Madrid Puerta de Atocha

Train features
Renfe AVE high-speed trains, reaching a maximum speed of 330km/h

Renfe E-ticket fares

  • Renfe E-Ticket Promo Fare
    The least expensive option, offers variable prices depending on time of booking and travel. Ticket exchanges or refunds are not permitted.
  • Renfe E-Ticket Promo+ Fare
    Slightly more expensive than the Promo fare, and also offering variable prices depending on time of booking and travel. Refunds are permitted up to 1 day before departure (a cancellation fee applies).
  • Renfe E-Ticket Base Fare
    The base fare is not discounted, and also offers variable prices depending on time of booking and travel. Refunds are permitted up to 1 day before departure (a cancellation fee applies).

Renfe E-ticket classes

  • Turista
    Standard class with comfortable seating, power outlet access for laptops and other mobile devices, a food and drink trolley service when available, plus access to the cafeteria car.
  • Turista Plus
    Upgraded “Turista” class with spacious, reclining seats.
  • Preferente
    First class with deluxe reclining leather seats plus a la carte restaurant dining and bar service at your seat.

Renfe E-ticket discounts

  • Child discount
    Children between the ages of 4 and 13 receive a discount off the base fare.
    Children under 4 years old who do not occupy a seat travel for free.
  • Youth and Senior discounts
    Youths under 26 years of age and seniors over 60 may also be entitled to a reduced price on the base fare (terms and conditions apply).

Renfe AVE train services

Turista Plus
Air conditioning
Comfort seating
Deluxe seating
Cafeteria car selling light meals, snacks and drinks
Baby changing facilities and play areas
Power socket, TV screen, and radio at every seat
Access to AVE’s VIP lounge (with TV, newspapers, internet access)
Free parking (24h one-way ticket; 48h round-trip ticket)
Access to newspapers and magazines
Hot meals served at your seat (no extra charge)
Restaurant dining at your seat
Drinks served at your seat

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Seat reservations
Your Renfe e-ticket includes travel in a specific seat.

E-ticket delivery
Receive your e-ticket as a PDF document, which you can print at home and is valid for travel from Valencia to Madrid by train.

Airport transfer
Get a free transfer ticket to the airport in Madrid from Puerta de Atocha train station with the purchase of your Renfe e-ticket. After arriving at the station, go to a Renfe ticket collection machine. Enter the 5-digit pass code called “CombinadoCercanias” located on the left upper corner of your PDF ticket to retrieve your free airport transfer ticket.

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