How can I earn Renfe Points?

Every time you travel with our AVE (high-speed), Larga Distancia (Long Distance), Avant (mid-distance high-speed), individual passes for Media Distancia (Mid-Distance) and Cercanías/Rodalies (Suburban/Commuter services, you can accumulate Renfe Points, which will be assigned to you based on your card level and chosen travel option.

To do so, you must indicate your card number when making your purchase on any channel (station ticket offices, Renfe App, multiproduct self-service machines, Renfe website, telephone ticket sales service "Renfe Contigo" at 91 232 03 20 and authorised travel distributors and travel agencies).

You can also earn Renfe Points from the of partner companies

Furthermore, if you use our financial cards as a method of payment:

  • With the Renfe American Express card, you will obtain 15% of the price of all of your purchases in Renfe Points. 1€ spent with the card = 0.15 Renfe Points.
  • With the Renfe Mastercard, obtain a 5% direct discount on your ticket purchases, up to 20% of the amount in Points and up to 15% on the rest of your purchases.

Example of earning Renfe Points 

Points for every €50 of purchase on AVE trains through the internet and mobile channels:



Points earned


23 Points

Elige Confort

19 Points


15 Points


11 Points


How can I redeem my Renfe Points?

You can use your Renfe Points to travel for free on any of our AVE (high-speed), Larga Distancia (Long Distance), Media Distancia (Mid-distance), Avant (mid-distance high-speed) and Cercanías/Rodalies (Suburban/Commuter) trains. When you buy your tickets, you will be given the price expressed in Renfe Points.

10 Renfe Points are equivalent to €1.

You must have at least the same number of points as the ticket price since no fractioned ticket purchase may be made: part with points and part in euros.

You can also redeem your Renfe Points in hotels, car hire, donations to NGOs, etc. thanks to our partner companies.

Some ideas to redeem your points when departing from Madrid:



Some ideas to redeem your points when departing from Barcelona: