Declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the stunning city of Segovia has everything you could dream of for a trip to Spain: Roman ruins, epic castles and some food specialties to die for. Discover how to get to Segovia from Madrid.

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How to get to Segovia from Madrid

Flying to Segovia

There is no airport in Segovia. The best way to get to this Unesco city is traveling from Madrid.

The nearest airports to Segovia are:

  • Aeropuerto de Madrid Barajas (MAD) 100 km (Around 1 hour drive)
  • Aeropuerto Valladolid (VLL) 130 km  (Around a 1 and a half hour drive)

How to get to Segovia from Madrid

You do not need a car to get to Segovia from Madrid as there are also public transport options available.


Driving from Madrid to Segovia takes around 1 hour and 15 minutes. 

Bus from Madrid

There are buses running from Madrid to Segovia for less than 10€ for a return ticket.

The journey takes about one hour and a half. You can check them here>

  • If you are looking for a place to stay on a budget Hotel Don Felipe is located near the Cathedral and some of their rooms have lovely views of the countryside or the Alcazar Castle. Have a look here>
  • If you can spend a bit more Eurostars Plaza Acueducto is right in the city centre, and has a stunning view of the aqueduct!. Have a look here>

Train from Madrid to Segovia

Segovia has 2 train stations: “Segovia”, located inside the city, and “Segovia Guiomar”, the new one, located in the outskirts.

  • There are trains running from “Madrid Chamartin” to “Segovia” a couple of times per day. the journey takes 2 hours and costs around 15€ for a return ticket.
  • There are also fast trains from “Madrid Chamartin” to “Segovia Guiomar” running several times per day. It takes less than half an hour and a return ticket costs around 30€. As the station is located outside of the city you will find buses and taxis available to get to the city centre.

The official website to purchase train tickets is here> 

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How to get to Segovia from Madrid / Manuel Lopez /

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