For tickets bought on or after 1 July 2021

 

Can I change a Renfe ticket?

On Ave and Alvia, Euromed and Intercity trains, the change and cancellation requirements will depend on the option (Basic, Elige or Premium) you have purchased. 

In Avant (mid-distance high-speed) and Media Distancia (mid-distance) trains, the change requirements will depend on the fare you have purchased.

If your ticket allows changes, you may change it a maximum of three times and always for the same origin and destination.

The Cercanías (Suburban), Rodalies (Commuter) and metric gauge services do not allow changes.

 

Does my ticket allow changes?

On Ave and Alvia, Euromed and Intercity trains, the change conditions will depend on the option (Básico, Elige or Prémium) you have purchased.

  • the Basic ticket does not allow changes and cancellations. You can improve your trip by using the special conditions for changes and cancellations of the Elige and Premium options, at an extra cost.
  • with the Elige y Elige Confort tickets, a charge of 20% of the ticket will be applied for changes, while for cancellations the charge will be 30%. You can improve your trip by using the special conditions for changes and cancellations of the Premium option, at an extra cost.
  • The Premium ticket allows you to make changes for free, while you will be only charged 5% of the ticket price if you have to cancel.

The tickets with the options that allow it may be changed up to a maximum of 3 times, within their validity period. The origin and destination cannot be changed.

In Avant (mid-distance high-speed) and Media Distancia (mid-distance) trains, the change conditions will depend on the fare you have purchased:

  • If you have a Flexible fare, it allows changes without penalties.
  • If you have a Return fare, it allows changes without penalties.
  • If you have an Ida (Single) fare, changes are allowed, with a 10% administration fee over the price of the ticket.

Tickets may be changed up to a maximum of 3 times, within their validity period. The origin and destination cannot be changed.

In international trains, the change conditions will depend on the fare you have purchased:

  • If you have a Flexi fare, changes are allowed without penalties up to 48 hours before departure of the train. There is a cancellation fee of 10% of the ticket price after these 48h.
  • The Esencial (Essential) far allows changes or cancellations, applying a charge of 50%, up till the train's departure time.
  • Promo and Mini fares do not allow changes.

 

 

 

 

For tickets purchased before 1 July 2021

 

Can I change a Renfe ticket?

In general, tickets for AVE, Larga Distancia (Long Distance), Avant (mid-distance high-speed) and Media Distancia Convencional (Conventional Mid-distance) trains can be changed a maximum of three times and always for the same origin and destination.

Cercanías (Commuter) and Feve services, however, do not admit changes.

 

Does my ticket allow changes?

The change conditions will depend on the fare you have purchased.

On Ave, Larga Distancia (Long Distance), Avant (mid-distance high-speed) and Media Distancia (Mid-distance) trains, tickets can be exchanged up to 3 times, within their validity period. The origin and destination cannot be changed.
 

  • If you have a Flexible fare, it allows changes without penalties.
  • If you have a Return fare, it allows changes without penalties.
  • If you have a Promo + fare, changes are allowed, with a 20% administration fee over the price of the ticket.
  • Promo fares do not allow changes.
  • Mesa (Table) fares do not allow changes.
  • For Avant (mid-distance high-speed) and Media Distancia (Mid-distance) trains, the one-way fare allows changes, with an administration fee of 10% of the ticket price.
  • If you have a Flexi fare, changes are allowed without penalties up to 48 hours before departure of the train. There is a cancellation fee of 10% of the ticket price after these 48h.
  • The Esencial (Essential) fare allows changes or cancellations, applying a charge of 50%, up till the train's departure time.
  • Promo and Mini fares do not allow changes.