León to Madrid route details

Route overview
Avg. journey time2h 27m
Trains per day7
Fare range€15-€78
Train operatorsALSA,
First & last trains
First train departs at07:00
Last train departs at20:31
Fastest journey
Fastest route2h 10m
Origin StationLeón
Destination StationMadrid

Train times for Fri 24 Nov

2h 21mDirect
2h 21mDirect
3h 21m1 change
2h 22mDirect
2h 17mDirect

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from León to Madrid start at €30.79 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

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What is the minimum price of a ticket from León to Madrid?

The minimum price of a train ticket from León to Madrid is €14.9. To buy train tickets from León to Madrid for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

How long does it take to travel from León to Madrid by train?

The average journey time between León and Madrid is 2 hours and 27 minutes and the fastest journey time is 2 hours and 10 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 8 trains per day travelling from León to Madrid. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from León to Madrid?

The first train from León to Madrid departs at 07:00. The last train from León to Madrid departs at 20:31. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between León and Madrid?

Yes, it is possible to travel from León to Madrid without having to change trains. There are 7 direct trains from León to Madrid. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to León?

By train, of course. See trains from Madrid to León.

  • *Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. “14 days in advance” includes days 13 and 15.
  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for León to Madrid for a typical week day using timetable data for 24/11/2017. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 25/08/2017 for travel on 25/08/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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