Cartagena to Granada by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    9hr 16m
  • Distance
    238 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    19hr 19m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Cartagena to Granada by train

Fast trains from Cartagena to Granada take around 9 hours and 16 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 238 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cartagena and Granada.

1. Are there direct trains from Cartagena to Granada?

Journeys between Cartagena and Granada usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 11 departures on the route from Cartagena to Granada 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 6 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Cartagena to Granada?

The Cartagena to Granada train travel time is normally about 9 hours and 16 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Cartagena to Granada train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Granada is usually scheduled to depart Cartagena around 04:51 and the last train is around 18:43. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Cartagena around 08:10, and the last at 18:43.

When to book Cartagena to Granada 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 Cartagena to Granada by train.

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Which train companies operate between Cartagena and Granada?

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

  • AV City
  • AVE
  • Altaria
  • Alvia
  • Diurno
  • Media Distancia
  • Regional
  • Regional Express
  • Talgo

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 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.