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Tarjeta Dorada Card

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Passengers must show their ticket and proof that they are authorised to use it whenever requested to do so by agents or staff authorised by Renfe-Operadora, whether before boarding the train, during the journey or before leaving their destination station.

On AVE Larga Distancia

If you are 60 years old, make the most of the advantages and convenience of travelling by train and apply for a Tarjeta Dorada card. This card will entitle you to purchase tickets for any train and class. On Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays you will receive a 40% discount. On Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays the discount will be 25%.

The Tarjeta Dorada card is valid for one year and can be purchased at Renfe stations, Ticket Offices and Travel Agencies for € 6. There is also the option of obtaining a Tarjeta Dorada card linked to credit and debit cards issued by some banks.

People over 18 years of age in receipt of a pension, with an officially declared permanent, total or absolute or severe physical or mental disability, and people with a level of disability of 65% or more, can also obtain the Tarjeta Dorada card. For such persons the words “Y ACOMPAÑANTE” (AND TRAVELLING COMPANION) will be printed on the card to allow another person to travel with the same discount terms.

Elección de asiento

Se permite la elección de asiento, excepto en los servicios con transbordo.

On Media Distancia Convencional

Passengers in possession of this card (people over 60, and people over 18 years of age in receipt of a pension, with an officially declared permanent, total or absolute or severe physical or mental disability, and people with a level of disability of 65% or more) will be given a 40% discount on all trains, days and routes.

On Avant

25% to 40%. Tarjeta Dorada card holders.

25% on Monday to Friday.

40% on Saturday and Sunday

On Cercanías

TARJETA DORADA card holders (people over 60, and people over 18 years of age in receipt of a pension, with an officially declared permanent, total or absolute or severe physical or mental disability, and people with a level of disability of 65% or more) are entitled to a 40% discount.

On Ancho Métrico

Passengers in possession of this card (people over 60, and people over 18 years of age in receipt of a pension, with an officially declared permanent, total or absolute or severe physical or mental disability, and people with a level of disability of 65% or more) will be given a50 % discount on all trains, days and routes.

Renewing the card

If a Tarjeta Dorada card is lost or stolen, a new one must be obtained at a Renfe station, Sales Office or Travel Agency.

On Tarjeta Dorada cards linked to credit and debit cards issued by some banks, the expiry date will be set by the bank.


This discount cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer, except where specified in the terms and conditions.

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