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Madrid to Cuenca by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
  • Distance
    139 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 55m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Madrid to Cuenca by train

Fast trains from Madrid to Cuenca take around 54 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 139 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Madrid and Cuenca.

1. Are there direct trains from Madrid to Cuenca?

Direct trains from Madrid to Cuenca have been found.

We usually find around 24 direct trains on the route from Madrid to Cuenca every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 19 departures.

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

The Madrid to Cuenca train travel time is normally about 54 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Cuenca is usually scheduled to depart Madrid around 06:08 and the last train is around 21:15. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Madrid around 06:20, and the last at 21:15.

When to book Madrid to Cuenca 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 Cuenca by train.

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Which train companies operate between Madrid and Cuenca?

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

  • AVE
  • Alvia
  • Intercity

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.