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Cheap Valencia - Madrid trains

Overview of your Valencia - Madrid journey:

Lowest price for adults


Departure station

Valencia-Joaquin Sorolla

Arrival station

Madrid-Chamartin-Clara Campoamor

Duration of journey


Fixed price for children

€7 and children up to 3 years old included travel for free


From Madrid to Heaven and from Valencia to Madrid! Hop on our Valencia - Madrid High Speed Train and fly like a bird to the capital. If you study or work in Madrid, or simply want to spend a few days discovering the city, OUIGO takes you from Valencia-Joaquín Sorolla station to Madrid-Chamartín-Clara Campoamor station in just 1.50h. 


From our app, you can organise your journey the way you want. The Valencia - Madrid train has different timetables so you can choose the one you prefer and with our travel options you can complete your OUIGO experience. With the option TIME TO THINK you can save the price of your reservation for a defined period of time while you decide your purchase. 


Are you an Sky or Earth character? On our double-height trains you can enjoy a bird's eye view of the journey, or if you prefer to keep your feet on the ground, our seats at ground level await you. Whatever you choose, you're helping to protect the environment, because by carrying more passengers, we're reducing our carbon footprint. 

Because sustainability is not at odds with comfort, XL reclining seats are available in case you feel like a snooze. If you don't want to give up anything, the OUIGO PLUS ticket is for you. Book it and enjoy an XL seat, extra luggage and OUIFUN, our in-flight entertainment platform. 

Plan your Valencia - Madrid trip

How long does the Valencia - Madrid train take?

The Valencia - Madrid low-cost train journey lasts 1.50h. Choose the additional services you need or choose the OUIGO Plus ticket to travel more comfortably and enjoy OUIFUN.  

How much does the Valencia - Madrid train ticket cost?

With OUIGO we all travel together! Our cheap train tickets take you from Valencia to Madrid from €9 per adult and for €7 per child over 3 years old. Children under 3 years old travel for free. Our double-decker trains allow us to accommodate more passengers than a conventional train, which is why you can buy train tickets at such low prices. 

What time does the first and last Valencia - Madrid train leave?

Whether you have to be in Madrid early in the morning or you prefer to travel at the last minute, you have train timetables to choose from. The first of our trains for the Valencia - Madrid route departs at 7.30am from Valencia-Joaquín Sorolla station and the last train of the day departs at 8.30pm. 

What are the departure and arrival stations for the Valencia - Madrid train?

The departure station is Valencia-Joaquín Sorolla, which is centrally located and easily accessible by public transport. The arrival station is Madrid-Chamartín-Clara Campoamor, in the northern part of the capital, where you will have several public and private transport options to move around the city. 

What to see in Madrid?

Madrid is one of the most dynamic and cosmopolitan capitals in Europe. Walk through its streets and discover its different faces: from multiculturalism and the most cutting-edge trends to the most traditional and traditional Madrid. 

Stroll through the neighbourhoods of Lavapiés, La Latina or Chueca; stroll along the Paseo del Arte and relax in the Retiro Park; enjoy the theatres of the Gran Vía and find a little treasure in El Rastro. 

And in between all that walking and shopping, enjoy a chocolate con churros or a good cocido madrileño. With OUIGO and its cheap train tickets, travelling by train to Madrid is a bargain. 


OUIGO's secret advice 

Did you know that Madrid is home to the oldest restaurant in the world according to the Guinness Book of Records? It is Casa Botín, an establishment founded in 1725, the same date as the wood-fired oven that is still used to prepare many of its most typical dishes, such as suckling pig or lamb. Undoubtedly, a cuisine with a lot of history. 

What advantages do I have if I choose OUIGO to travel from Valencia to Madrid?

OUIGO has opened the doors of high speed to all travellers. In a fun and uncomplicated way, we offer you our cheap train tickets so that you can travel whenever you want. 

  • Complete your journey with the various travel options and train times that suit you best. 

  • With OUIGO, you take your cabin baggage along with your hand baggage free of charge. 

  • Choose the seat of your choice. If you want to enjoy the scenery, opt for the window seats in the Sky Deck! Did you know that our train has two decks? 

  • Watch films and series on our OUIFUN entertainment platform or enjoy a snack at OUIBAR, our on-board catering service. 

Train schedule for Valencia - Madrid 

You can follow Valencia - Madrid departures in real-time, so you remain informed about any hold-ups or delays. Plan a hassle-free journey thanks to the OUIGO website!  

Keep up to date with departure times for Valencia - Madrid trains. Traffic problems, train delays… stay informed about departures via OUIGO's website!