Guided Tours of Toledo from MadridIf you're planning just a day in Toledo, a guided tour can be a good way to ensure you get the most out of it. These tours are usually cheaper than you expect.
Guided Tour of Toledo from Madrid
If you would like to visit Andalusia as well, you can take this whistle-stop five-day guided tour (starting in Madrid) which takes in Seville, Granada, Cordoba, and Ronda in addition to Toledo.
Five-Day Tour: Granada, Seville, Cordoba, Ronda and Toledo (buy direct)
Madrid to Toledo by TrainThe high-speed train from Toledo to Madrid takes about 30 minutes and costs about 10 euros - easily the best way to get to Toledo.
Renfe.es, Spain's official rail website, is a mess and has been described as "like Alice in Wonderland, where nothing seems to be what it really is" by Trip Advisor.
Residents of Canada and USA should instead use Rail Europe and get their tickets delivered to their home address. Citizens of other countries should also use the link below to check timetables but buy tickets in person.
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Trains from Madrid to Toledo depart from Atocha train station. Read more about Bus and Train Stations in Madrid
Madrid to Toledo by BusThere is no convenient bus from Madrid to Toledo.
Madrid to Toledo by CarTake the R-5 and AP-41 to travel from Madrid to Toledo. The 89km journey takes one hour. Note that AP roads in Spain are toll roads.
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Flights from Madrid to ToledoThere are regular flights from Madrid to Toledo and they can be very cheap if booked in advance.
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