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Travelling from Madrid to Astorga by train

Fast trains from Madrid to Astorga take around 3 hours and 15 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 300 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Madrid and Astorga.

Are there direct trains from Madrid to Astorga?

Journeys between Madrid and Astorga usually involve one change of train. We have found some direct departures on this route but these are less frequent than routes requiring a change.

We usually find around 13 departures on the route from Madrid to Astorga 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 14 departures.

How long is the train journey from Madrid to Astorga?

The Madrid to Astorga train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 15 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Madrid to Astorga train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Astorga is usually scheduled to depart Madrid around 07:05 and the last train is around 22:14. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Madrid around 06:20, and the last at 20:30.

When to book Madrid to Astorga 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 Astorga by train.

Which train companies operate between Madrid and Astorga?

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

  • AV City
  • AVE
  • Alvia
  • Intercity
  • Media Distancia
  • Regional
  • Regional Express
  • Trenhotel

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

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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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