PARIS TO MADRID BY TRAIN

Travel from Paris (France) to Madrid (Spain) by train (1053 km): schedule and information to the train connection. Compare fares and buy your ticket.

To travel by train from Paris in France to Madrid in Spain you have two main routes. The more important one from Paris and Marseille to Barcelona. The other one from Bordeaux via Hendaye/Irun to Spain.

There are two main routes. Compare them and decide which one feeds your needs best.

1 Paris (France) - Barcelona (Spain) - Madrid (Spain) 2 Paris (France) - Irun (Spain) - Madrid (Spain)

1053 km

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1 Paris (France) - Barcelona (Spain) - Madrid (Spain)
The route consist of more than one step. You have to buy more than one train ticket.
1A Travelling from Paris (France) to Barcelona (Spain)
To travel by train from France to Spain, you can make use of the direct high-speed-trains from Paris and southern France to Barcelona. From Barcelona you go on to your final destination.
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TRAIN TYPES: Train types you are likely to travel with.
TGV Elipsos France - Spain (TGV Elipsos) / Alta Velocidad Española (AVE)

TRAIN COMPANY
SNCF Société Nationale des Chemins de fer français / RENFE Renfe Operadora

CONNECTIONS: popular connections travelled by other users
Madrid - Paris / Paris - Barcelona / Paris - San Sebastián / Paris - Seville / Paris - Valencia / Bordeaux - Madrid / Marseille - Barcelona / Marmande - Madrid / Toulouse - Barcelona / Lyon - Barcelona

SEARCH FOR TRAIN TIMES HERE: Online timetable information, on which you can find relevant, up-to-date connections.
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Buy your ticket from Paris to Barcelona here.
1B Travelling from Barcelona to Madrid (Spain)
Train tickets for Spain are available online and from train stations. Book early to get advance fares that are considerably cheaper than the full fare. Trains can get fully booked especially on weekends and routes with infrequent services.
The following links could be interesting for you.
TRAIN TYPES: Train types you are likely to travel with.
Alta Velocidad Española (AVE) / Alvia (ALVIA) / Media Distancia (MD) / TGV Elipsos France - Spain (TGV Elipsos) / Cercanias (CER) / EuskoTren (EUSKO)

NIGHT TRAINS: Night trains that might be suitable for this trip.
TH 313 Irun - Lisbon / TH 332 Madrid - Lisbon / TH 751 Madrid - Ferrol / HOT 922 Barcelona - A Coruña

BUS: Bus connections that might be helpful.
Seville - Faro / Lloret de Mar - Blanes

FERRY: Ferry connections that might be helpful.
Barcelona - Civitavecchia / Barcelona - Ibiza / Barcelona - Palma de Mallorca / Algeciras - Tangier

TRAIN COMPANY
RENFE Renfe Operadora / ET EuskoTren / FEVE RENFE Ferrocarriles de Vía Estrecha / GRIM Grimaldi Lines

CONNECTIONS: popular connections travelled by other users
Madrid - Paris / Barcelona - Madrid / Barcelona - San Sebastián / Barcelona - Santiago de Compostela / Barcelona - Seville / Barcelona - Algeciras / Madrid - Barcelona / Madrid - Seville / Madrid - Santiago de Compostela / Seville - Santiago de Compostela / Seville - Barcelona

SEARCH FOR TRAIN TIMES HERE: Online timetable information, on which you can find relevant, up-to-date connections.
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Buy your ticket from Barcelona to Madrid here.
2 Paris (France) - Irun (Spain) - Madrid (Spain)
The route consist of more than one step. You have to buy more than one train ticket.
2A Travelling from Paris (France) to Irun (Spain)
To travel by train from France to Spain, you can make use of the direct high-speed-trains from Paris and southern France to Barcelona. From Barcelona you go on to your final destination.
The following links could be interesting for you.
TRAIN TYPES: Train types you are likely to travel with.
TGV Elipsos France - Spain (TGV Elipsos) / Alta Velocidad Española (AVE)

TRAIN COMPANY
SNCF Société Nationale des Chemins de fer français / RENFE Renfe Operadora

CONNECTIONS: popular connections travelled by other users
Madrid - Paris / Paris - Barcelona / Paris - San Sebastián / Paris - Seville / Paris - Valencia / Bordeaux - Madrid / Marseille - Barcelona / Marmande - Madrid / Toulouse - Barcelona / Lyon - Barcelona

SEARCH FOR TRAIN TIMES HERE: Online timetable information, on which you can find relevant, up-to-date connections.
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Buy your ticket from Paris to Irun here.
2B Travelling from Irun to Madrid (Spain)
Train tickets for Spain are available online and from train stations. Book early to get advance fares that are considerably cheaper than the full fare. Trains can get fully booked especially on weekends and routes with infrequent services.
The following links could be interesting for you.
TRAIN TYPES: Train types you are likely to travel with.
Alta Velocidad Española (AVE) / Alvia (ALVIA) / Media Distancia (MD) / TGV Elipsos France - Spain (TGV Elipsos) / Cercanias (CER) / EuskoTren (EUSKO)

NIGHT TRAINS: Night trains that might be suitable for this trip.
TH 313 Irun - Lisbon / TH 332 Madrid - Lisbon / TH 751 Madrid - Ferrol / HOT 922 Barcelona - A Coruña

BUS: Bus connections that might be helpful.
Seville - Faro / Lloret de Mar - Blanes

FERRY: Ferry connections that might be helpful.
Barcelona - Civitavecchia / Barcelona - Ibiza / Barcelona - Palma de Mallorca / Algeciras - Tangier

TRAIN COMPANY
RENFE Renfe Operadora / ET EuskoTren / FEVE RENFE Ferrocarriles de Vía Estrecha / GRIM Grimaldi Lines

CONNECTIONS: popular connections travelled by other users
Madrid - Paris / Barcelona - Madrid / Barcelona - San Sebastián / Barcelona - Santiago de Compostela / Barcelona - Seville / Barcelona - Algeciras / Madrid - Barcelona / Madrid - Seville / Madrid - Santiago de Compostela / Seville - Santiago de Compostela / Seville - Barcelona

SEARCH FOR TRAIN TIMES HERE: Online timetable information, on which you can find relevant, up-to-date connections.
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Buy your ticket from Irun to Madrid here.
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