León to Ponferrada by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:00
  • Last train
    19:50
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 26m

Travelling from León to Ponferrada by train

The fastest trains from León to Ponferrada take around 1 hour and 26 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 84 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between León and Ponferrada.

Direct trains run between León and Ponferrada.

We usually find around 8 direct trains on the route from León to Ponferrada every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 7 departures. The duration is normally about 1 hour and 26 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Ponferrada is usually scheduled to depart León around 05:00 and the last train is around 19:50. This is the same at the weekend.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book León to Ponferrada 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 León to Ponferrada by train.

Which trains operate between León and Ponferrada?

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

  • Alvia
  • Intercity
  • Media Distancia
  • Regional Express
  • Trenhotel

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

Find journey information for Ponferrada to León

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail 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.

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