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Ponferrada to Ávila by train

  • First train
    06:11
  • Last train
    13:44
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 13m
  • Distance
    264 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    3
  • Avg. journey time
    5hr 37m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Ponferrada to Ávila by train

Fast trains from Ponferrada to Ávila take around 5 hours and 13 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 264 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Ponferrada and Ávila.

1. Are there direct trains from Ponferrada to Ávila?

Journeys between Ponferrada and Ávila usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 4 departures on the route from Ponferrada to Ávila 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 3 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Ponferrada to Ávila?

The Ponferrada to Ávila train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 13 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Ponferrada to Ávila train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Ávila is usually scheduled to depart Ponferrada around 06:11 and the last train is around 13:44. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Ponferrada around 11:28, and the last at 22:22.

When to book Ponferrada to Ávila 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 Ponferrada to Ávila by train.

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Which train companies operate between Ponferrada and Ávila?

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

  • Alvia
  • Intercity
  • Media Distancia
  • Trenhotel

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.