More information about trains Albacete
The place name of Albacete stems from "Al-Basit", word of Arab origin that means "the plain" , this is why the train station in Albacete is called Albacete-Los Llanos.
This station is located on the street Federico García Lorca, 1, and it is adapted to people with certain disabilities. The Albacete station has high-speed trains available AVE Albacete
At 7:05 h enters the first train of all those who are going to Albacete, and it comes from Aguilar De Campoo, the last train that travels to Albacete does at 22:52 h from Vigo.
The best way to save by travelling to Albacete is to do it by train, the cheapest way is the Alvia - Albacete that is done on a Alvia train that reaches Albacete-Los Llanos at 21:54 h, for 108,70 €, and if 108,70 € is the least advantageous price, imagine the good prices that you can find in other routes.
The cheapest of all is the route La Gineta - Albacete,whose trip only costs 1,40 €, the cheapest time in which this train arrives to Albacete is the one at 8:05 h.
It is usually cheaper to travel by train to Albacete in the mañana than in the tarde.
To Albacete we can travel by train from Gijón, Murcia, Santander, Granada, La Roda, VIllarrobledo, Castellón, Ciudad Real, Cartagena, Barcelona, Madrid, Alicante, Alcázar de San Juan, Valencia, although the nearest town to Albacete is La Gineta, there are 18.1 Km between them and the farthest one is Pontevedra, in which case there are 687.4 Km kilometres that separate it from Albacete.
The most claimed railway line by users regarding the journey to Albacete is the Alicante - Albacete line whose cheapest price is 11,20 € and the less inexpensive price is of 33,30 €, and in 1 hour 36 minutes we will be in Albacete from Alicante, leaving from Alicante at 17:00 h and arriving to Albacete-Los Llanos at 18:36 h.
The maximum price that can be reached by train Alicante - Albacete is of 33,30 €, and you do the 138 Km in 56 minutes, leaving at 17:00 h from Alicante, on a AVE train.
We will get off the train or the AVE in Albacete, between 7:05 h when the first train arrives at the station of Albacete-Los Llanos and at 22:52 h which is the arrival time of the last train that reaches Albacete, and we shouldn't miss the first Muslim settlement in Albacete, in the neighbourhood of Carretas, from there we will visit the House of Picos, the Cultural Centre Asunción, the Cathedral, the House of Perona, the Main Street, the Posada del Rosario, Villacerrada square and the Museum of Cutlery, an emblematic place for the typical blades and knives of Albacete, it's near to the station of Albacete-Los Llanos and we can find different exhibitions, some temporary and other which are permanent.
In fact, the knives and blades from Albacete are so famous, that there is a tourist route known as the "Ruta de la Cuchillería" ("Route of Cutlery" ) that starts in Plaza del Altozano, where we will find a beautiful fountain as well as the sculptures of the Dama Oferente, la Bicha de Balazote and the monument to the curler from 1998.
The Route of the Cutlery continues through the Paseo de la Libertad until Fuente de las Ranas and we can contemplate the sculptures of the Sower and the Bather, and we will find the Palace of the Diputación in the street Isaac Peral.
We will cross the street San Antón until the monument of the Knife, and from there we will go direct to the Museum of Cutlery, in the House of the Hortelano.
The House of Cabot is also of tourist interest, where you can contemplate its magnificent blue dome, the Municipal Museum, the old Town Hall of Albacete, the Passage of Lodares of Renaissance and modernist art.
Travel with your trains from 1,40 € to Alvia to Albacete and taste its gastronomy, whether you come from the most distant point, Pontevedra, or from the nearest one, La Gineta, don't forget to taste their game meat, their fish, fruits, vegetables and leafy vegetables from the vegetable gardens in Albacete, as well as the famous wines from Albacete.