Madrid to Lorca by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 15m
  • Distance
    351 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
  • Avg. journey time
    6hr 43m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Madrid to Lorca by train

Fast trains from Madrid to Lorca take around 5 hours and 15 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 351 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Madrid and Lorca.

1. Are there direct trains from Madrid to Lorca?

Journeys between Madrid and Lorca usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 4 departures on the route from Madrid to Lorca every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 3 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Madrid to Lorca?

The Madrid to Lorca train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 15 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Madrid to Lorca train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Lorca is usually scheduled to depart Madrid around 07:45 and the last train is around 16:55. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Madrid around 09:25, and the last at 15:25.

When to book Madrid to Lorca 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 Lorca by train.

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Which train companies operate between Madrid and Lorca?

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

  • AVE
  • Alvia
  • Intercity
  • Talgo

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

Lorca to Madrid by train

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Child and youth passengers

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