Madrid to Paris route details

Route overview
Avg. journey time10h 03m
Fare range€50-€502
Distance1052km
Train operatorsALSA, flixbus, idbus
First & last trains
First train departs at06:10
Last train departs at09:30
Fastest journey
Fastest route9h 43m
Changes1 change
Stations
Origin StationMadrid
Destination StationParis

Train times for Tue 21 Nov

09:20
19:53
Madrid
Paris
10h 33m2 changes
06:00
15:53
Madrid
Paris
9h 53m2 changes
09:20
19:53
Madrid
Paris
10h 33m2 changes
06:00
15:53
Madrid
Paris
9h 53m2 changes
09:20
19:53
Madrid
Paris
10h 33m2 changes

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Madrid to Paris start at €175.91 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€175.91
14 days
in advance
€206.63
Avg. single price
On the day
€308.00
Avg. single price

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

The minimum price of a train ticket from Madrid to Paris is €49.6. To buy train tickets from Madrid to Paris 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 Madrid to Paris by train?

The average journey time between Madrid and Paris is 10 hours and 3 minutes and the fastest journey time is 9 hours and 43 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 2 trains per day travelling from Madrid to Paris. 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 Madrid to Paris?

The first train from Madrid to Paris departs at 06:10. The last train from Madrid to Paris departs at 09:30. 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 Madrid and Paris?

No, it is not possible to travel from Madrid to Paris without having to change trains. To travel from Madrid to Paris will require a minimum of 1 change. More changes may be necessary on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

How do I get back to Madrid?

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

  • *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 Madrid to Paris for a typical week day using timetable data for 21/11/2017. 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 19/08/2017 for travel on 19/08/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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