Barcelona Sants to Madrid train

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Cheap train tickets from Barcelona Sants to Madrid

Showing times and prices for 15 Jul

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Barcelona Sants to Madrid is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Renfe REGIONAL EXPRESS
09:039h06
Barcelona Sants
18:09Madrid Chamartín
£441One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
Renfe AVE
21:252h30
Barcelona Sants
23:55Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
£471One-way
0 changes
SNCF OUIGO
20:402h55
Barcelona Sants
23:35Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
£501One-way
0 changes
iryo
13:452h45
Barcelona Sants
16:30Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
£601One-way
0 changes
iryo
14:552h45
Barcelona Sants
17:40Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
£631One-way
0 changes

Train timetableBarcelona Sants to Madrid

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, 15 July
Renfe AVE
05:503h20
Barcelona Sants
09:10Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
0 changes
Renfe AVE
06:202h30
Barcelona Sants
08:50Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
0 changes
SNCF OUIGO
06:302h45
Barcelona Sants
09:15Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
0 changes
Renfe AVE
07:002h30
Barcelona Sants
09:30Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
0 changes
iryo
07:552h45
Barcelona Sants
10:40Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
0 changes
Renfe AVE
08:003h12
Barcelona Sants
11:12Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
0 changes
iryo
08:552h45
Barcelona Sants
11:40Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
0 changes
Renfe REGIONAL EXPRESS
09:039h06
Barcelona Sants
18:09Madrid Chamartín
0 changes
Renfe AVLO
10:003h17
Barcelona Sants
13:17Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
0 changes
SNCF OUIGO
10:402h45
Barcelona Sants
13:25Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
0 changes
Renfe AVE
11:002h45
Barcelona Sants
13:45Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
0 changes
iryo
11:552h45
Barcelona Sants
14:40Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
0 changes
Renfe AVE
12:003h12
Barcelona Sants
15:12Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
0 changes
Renfe AVE INT
12:502h55
Barcelona Sants
15:45Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
0 changes
Renfe AVE
13:252h29
Barcelona Sants
15:54Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
0 changes
iryo
13:452h45
Barcelona Sants
16:30Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
0 changes
SNCF OUIGO
13:502h30
Barcelona Sants
16:20Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
0 changes
Renfe AVE
14:003h12
Barcelona Sants
17:12Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
0 changes
iryo
14:552h45
Barcelona Sants
17:40Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
0 changes
Renfe AVLO
15:002h45
Barcelona Sants
17:45Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
0 changes
Renfe AVE
16:003h12
Barcelona Sants
19:12Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
0 changes
Renfe AVE
16:252h30
Barcelona Sants
18:55Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
0 changes
Renfe AVE
17:002h45
Barcelona Sants
19:45Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
0 changes
Renfe AVE
17:252h30
Barcelona Sants
19:55Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
0 changes
SNCF OUIGO
17:402h30
Barcelona Sants
20:10Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
0 changes
iryo
17:552h45
Barcelona Sants
20:40Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
0 changes
Renfe AVE
18:003h12
Barcelona Sants
21:12Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
0 changes
Renfe AVE
18:252h30
Barcelona Sants
20:55Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
0 changes
Renfe AVE
18:403h05
Barcelona Sants
21:45Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
0 changes
iryo
19:482h52
Barcelona Sants
22:40Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
0 changes
SNCF OUIGO
20:402h55
Barcelona Sants
23:35Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
0 changes
iryo
20:552h45
Barcelona Sants
23:40Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
0 changes
Renfe AVE
21:002h45
Barcelona Sants
23:45Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
0 changes
Renfe AVE
21:252h30
Barcelona Sants
23:55Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
0 changes

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Train times from Barcelona Sants to Madrid

Showing times and prices for 15 Jul

Fastest Journey

2 h 29 m

Average

2 h 59 m

Trains per day

34

Distance

502 km

Of the 34 trains that leave Barcelona Sants for Madrid every day 34 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Renfe AVE
13:252h29
Barcelona Sants
15:54Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
£1511One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
SNCF OUIGO
17:402h30
Barcelona Sants
20:10Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
£671One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
Renfe AVE
07:002h30
Barcelona Sants
09:30Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
£2011One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
Renfe AVE
18:252h30
Barcelona Sants
20:55Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
£821One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
Renfe AVE
21:252h30
Barcelona Sants
23:55Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
£471One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Barcelona Sants to Madrid

distanceDistance311 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 29 min
priceAverage train ticket price£42 (€47)
frequencyTrain frequency13 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 13 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAVE, Ouigo, Renfe AVLO, iryo, Renfe Regional Exprés, Renfe or Renfe AVE INT

Trains from Barcelona Sants to Madrid cover the 311 miles long journey taking on average 2 h 29 min with our travel partners like AVE, Ouigo, Renfe AVLO, iryo, Renfe Regional Exprés, Renfe or Renfe AVE INT. Normally, there are 13 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £42, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £17. Travellers depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes.

Train companies: AVE, Ouigo and Renfe AVLO trains Barcelona Sants to Madrid

Buy your official AVE, Ouigo and Renfe AVLO train tickets from Barcelona Sants to Madrid from £17 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient journey.

Renfe Regional Exprés is a regional train service operated by Renfe, the Spanish national railway company. It operates throughout Spain, with services running from early morning to late evening. Renfe Regional Expres offers a variety of train types, including the Media Distancia, and Larga Distancia. The Media Distancia and Larga Distancia are medium- and long-distance trains, respectively. Ticket types include in this type of train is just Turista. Onboard facilities include air conditioning, Wi-Fi, and power outlets. The most popular routes for Renfe Regional Expres are Madrid-Barcelona, Madrid-Valencia, and Madrid-Seville.

Renfe Regional Exprés from Barcelona Sants to Madrid train information:

  • Average Duration: 9 h 6 min
  • Cheapest Price: £39

FAQs: Barcelona Sants to Madrid train

FAQs: Travel by train from Barcelona Sants to Madrid easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Barcelona Sants to Madrid.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Barcelona Sants to Madrid can start from as little as £17 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Barcelona Sants to Madrid is £42; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Barcelona Sants to Madrid train time is 2 h 29 min   covering the 311 mile long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Barcelona Sants to Madrid leaves at 07: 03. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Barcelona Sants to Madrid leaves at 20: 25.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Barcelona Sants to Madrid without having to change trains with AVE, Ouigo, Renfe AVLO, iryo or Renfe Regional Exprés. There are 13 direct trains from Barcelona Sants to Madrid each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
Yes, you can take a high-speed train from Barcelona Sants to Madrid with Ouigo or iryo. Overall you can travel with the following companies: AVE, Ouigo, Renfe AVLO, iryo, Renfe Regional Exprés, Renfe or Renfe AVE INT.
When taking a train from Barcelona Sants to Madrid, you can count on AVE, Ouigo, Renfe AVLO, iryo, Renfe Regional Exprés, Renfe or Renfe AVE INT for the best way to get you to Madrid. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from Barcelona Sants to Madrid and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 20: 25.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Barcelona Sants, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.3 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes, located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Madrid from Barcelona Sants is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 29 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Barcelona Sants to Madrid is January.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel between Barcelona Sants and Madrid including taking a train, coach or flight.

Trains departing from Barcelona Sants

Distance from Barcelona Sants to city center
Distance from Barcelona Sants to city center
1.4 miles (2.3 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 00 - 22: 00
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Metro lines: L3, L5
Bus lines: A1, A2
Train lines: AVE, Alvia, Euromed, Talgo, Trenhotel, TGV, Avant, Intercity, R1, R2, R2 Nord, R2 Sud, R3, R4, RG1, R11, R12, R13, R14, R15, R16, R17
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Barcelona El Prat Airport
9 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport can be reached from the station on the R2 Nord (R2N) trains that run every 30min.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Hotspots in and near restaurants.
ATM
ATM
In the central part of the station.
Taxi
Taxi
Lockers
Lockers
Staffed and automatic. Open daily from 05: 30 to 21: 00.
Dining
Dining
McDonald’s | Caffe di Fiore | Ars Café | Café de l'Estació | Café de l’Estació Deli | Lavazza | Como | Peter's | Tutti Frutti | Enrique Tomás | & many more
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Alamo | Enterprise | National | Europcar | Sixt
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located in various locations inside the station.
Accessibility
Accessibility
All areas of the station have full disability access facilities.

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