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Cordoba City Railway Station

Just outside the entrance of Córdoba train station © Max Phythian
Just outside the entrance of Córdoba train station © Max Phythian


Cordoba Central train station (now officially called simply ‘Cordoba' ) is the train station that was inaugurated in 1994 replacing the old Cordoba Central station that was opened on the edge of the city in 1859 and can still be seen 500m to the north west (where the railway lines were placed in an underpass not to divide the city and reclaim land). It is now used by the regional television company RTVA.

The station caters side by side for both the four AVE standard gauge high speed lines and platforms that were the first in Spain from Madrid to Seville and opened in 1992 and the four lines and platforms of the Iberian broad gage lines. Surprisingly the latter was only rail line from the mesita of central Spain to Andalucia, constructed by MZA (Compania de los Ferrocarriles de Madrid a Zaragosa y Alicante) from 1860 to 1865.

Timetables and Tickets

Below are a selection of the AVE train routes from Cordoba train station. Click on the buttons to take you through to one of our partner's sites, input your dates and check the timetables and tickets for your trains.


More Routes and Destinations

AVE: to Seville
Time taken: 54 min
Frequency: hourly
Stops: Cordoba, Seville Santa Justa.

AVE: to Málaga
Time taken: from 50 min
Frequency: every 60-120 mins
Stops:  Cordoba,  Puente Genil-Herrera, Antequera Sant Ana, Malaga Maria Zambrano.

AVE: to Granada
Time taken: 1hr 30 mins
Frequency: 5 trains daily.
Stops: Antequera-Santa Ana Loja, Granada.

AVE: to Madrid
Time taken: from 1 hrs 40 min
Frequency: hourly,
Stops at: Cordoba, Madrid.

AVE: to Barcelona 
Time taken: from 4 hrs 40 min
Frequency: three services daily,
Stops at: Barcelona, Tarragona, Zaragoza, Puertollano, Cuidad Real, Cordoba .

ALVIA: to Cadiz
Time taken: 2hrs 20mins
Frequency: 3 trains daily
Stops: CordobaSevilla-Santa JustaJerez de la FronteraEl Puerto de Santa Maria,  San Fernando, Cadiz.

ALVIA: to Huelva
Time taken: 1hrs 50 mins 
Frequency: one train daily 
Stops: Cordoba, La Palma del Condado, Huelva.

ALTARIA: to Algeciras
Time taken: 5hrs 15 mins
Frequency: 2 trains daily
Stops: Cordoba, Antequera-Santa Ana, Ronda, San RoqueAlgeciras.

AVANT: Seville-Malaga 
Time taken: 1 hr 55 mins
Freguency: 6 trains daily
Stops: Seville-Santa Justa, Cordoba, Puente Genil-Herrera, Antequera-Santa Ana, Malaga-Maria Zambrano
(Note Medium Distance also serve Seville-Malaga on the older route.) 

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Cordoba station has a large comercial gallery within the station complex. This includes presents and souveniers, flowers, sweet shops, lottery, Car Hire offices, Cordoba city Tourist info office, cash dispensing machines, photo booth, para-pharmacy, newsagents. 

A number of Cafes, bars, and restaurant,

You can download a PDF station plan here.

Parking managed by Saba,


Left Luggage Lockers

There are no left luggage liockers at the train station, however there are at the bus station opposite


Open 06.00 to 00.00hrs 
Tickets 07.00 to 22.50 hrs



Glorieta de las Tres Culturas, S/N
14011- CÓRDOBA

To go to the centre of old town from the station is about a half hour walk. Head down Avenida de America and turn right on Avenida de Gran Capitan. 

Taxi rank at station and to the old town is about 6€.





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