The cheapest trains from Barcelona to Benidorm

Showing times and prices for 30 Nov

Cheapest

£42

Average

£49

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Barcelona to Benidorm will cost around £ 49 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 42.

Cheapest
12:00Barcelona Sants5h28 17:28Alicante-Terminal
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£421One-way
Cheapest
15:00Barcelona Sants5h27 20:27Alicante-Terminal
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£421One-way
2nd Cheapest
10:15Barcelona Sants4h34 14:49Alicante-Terminal
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£511One-way
2nd Cheapest
08:15Barcelona Sants4h37 12:52Alicante-Terminal
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£511One-way
2nd Cheapest
16:10Barcelona Sants4h37 20:47Alicante-Terminal
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£511One-way

Timetable Barcelona to Benidorm

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08:15Barcelona Sants4h37 12:52Alicante-Terminal
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10:15Barcelona Sants4h34 14:49Alicante-Terminal
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12:00Barcelona Sants5h28 17:28Alicante-Terminal
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15:00Barcelona Sants5h27 20:27Alicante-Terminal
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16:10Barcelona Sants4h37 20:47Alicante-Terminal
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18:15Barcelona Sants4h34 22:49Alicante-Terminal
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Tue
30 Nov
£42Renfe Intercity
£40Alsa
£46Air Europa
Wed
1 Dec
£42Renfe
£40Alsa
£57Vueling
Thu
2 Dec
£42Renfe
£40Alsa
£53Vueling
Fri
3 Dec
£51Renfe
£40Alsa
£61Vueling
Sat
4 Dec
£42Renfe
£40Alsa
£47Vueling
Sun
5 Dec
£42Renfe
£40Alsa
£34Vueling
Mon
6 Dec
£42Renfe
£40Alsa
£31Vueling
Tue
7 Dec
£42Renfe
£40Alsa
£27Vueling
Wed
8 Dec
£51Renfe
£40Alsa
£31Vueling
Thu
9 Dec
£42Renfe
£40Alsa
£34Vueling
Fri
10 Dec
£42Renfe
£40Alsa
£34Vueling
Sat
11 Dec
£42Renfe
£40Alsa
£34Vueling
Sun
12 Dec
£42Renfe
£40Alsa
£50Vueling
Mon
13 Dec
£34Renfe
£40Alsa
£31Vueling
Tue
14 Dec
£23Renfe
£40Alsa
£27Vueling
Wed
15 Dec
£28Renfe
£40Alsa
£34Vueling
Thu
16 Dec
£28Renfe
£40Alsa
£34Vueling
Fri
17 Dec
£42Renfe
£40Alsa
£28Vueling
Sat
18 Dec
£42Renfe
£40Alsa
£48Air Europa
Sun
19 Dec
£42Renfe
£40Alsa
£19Vueling

The fastest trains from Barcelona to Benidorm

Showing times and prices for 30 Nov

Fastest Journey

4 h 34 m

Average

4 h 52 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

372 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Barcelona for Benidorm every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 372 km distance in an average of 4 h 52 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 4 h 34 m .

The slowest trains will take 5 h 28 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
10:15Barcelona Sants4h34 14:49Alicante-Terminal
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£511One-way
Fastest
18:15Barcelona Sants4h34 22:49Alicante-Terminal
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£561One-way
2nd Fastest
08:15Barcelona Sants4h37 12:52Alicante-Terminal
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£511One-way
2nd Fastest
16:10Barcelona Sants4h37 20:47Alicante-Terminal
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£511One-way
15:00Barcelona Sants5h27 20:27Alicante-Terminal
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£421One-way

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Renfe Barcelona – Benidorm

Find the best trains from Barcelona to Benidorm with Omio's travel partners Renfe from £42. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

Renfe

Renfe is Spain’s national train provider operating freight and passenger trains on Spain’s extensive railway network as well as international routes to neighboring France and Portugal. Renfe has a wide range of ticket types to fit your budget like the Basic, Elige and Premium tickets. Renfe also offers discount cards like the Renfe Gold Card and +Renfe Youth Card 50 for qualified travellers. You can use these savings offers and discount cards on Omio when booking your Barcelona to Benidorm trip. Renfe has a vast fleet of trains with different levels of comfort, amenities and speed. The Renfe AVE trains run at high speed and serve long-distance routes, Alvia trains combine high-speed and normal speed trains serving domestic routes, Altaria serves domestic routes into southern Spain, Euromed offers domestic routes along the Mediterranean coast, Avant trains serve regional commuter routes and Trenhotel offers night train routes.

    Renfe 's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your train from Barcelona to Benidorm are the following:

    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended
    • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
    • Renfe has applied temporary travel conditions for ticket holders that can no longer justify their travel or don’t wish to travel with AVE, Large Distancia, Avant or Media services for trips between 29th of October and 8th of May 2021
    • Travellers may choose to get a full refund, free of charge, or be provided with a new ticket for another date free of charge.
    • Passengers traveling international routes (Renfe–SNCF) can cancel their ticket free of charge until August 29th, 2021 if it’s requested three days before the departure date.

    Trains from Barcelona to Benidorm

    Trains from Barcelona to Benidorm are run by several train companies including Spanish Railways (Renfe) and Talgo. Both companies do not complete the journey to Benidorm. There is one change along the route at Alicant-Terminal where travellers must board another train to Benidorm. The departure station is Barcelona-Sants while the arrival station is Alicant-Terminal. While Renfe trains take an average of 4 hours and 50 minutes to reach Alicant-Terminal, it takes an average of 5 hours and 58 minutes for a Talgo train. There is a Spanish Railways train leaving the station every three hours, each day of the week.


    Renfe trains from Barcelona to Benidorm

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    Renfe is Spain's national train operator and connects the country's main points of interest. In addition, Renfe has the largest high-speed network in Europe with AVE and Alvia trains. Other Renfe train types are Altaria, Euromed and Talgo. All Renfe trains are equipped with an on-board bistro, toilets, air conditioning and many of them with Wi-Fi.

    At Omio you can easily check the Renfe timetable for your trip and book cheap Renfe tickets from Barcelona to Benidorm. When booking, you can choose different classes (Tourist, Tourist Plus, Preferred and Club), the seat and the type of ticket you want (Promo, Promo+, Flexible or Round Trip). If you have a Renfe discount card, you can specify it when you buy your ticket at Omio and take advantage of many offers. For information on ticket cancellation, please visit our Help centre.


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    Taking the Train from Barcelona

    Trains from Barcelona to Benidorm-Alicante station depart from Barcelona Sants Station. This large international station is located South West of Barcelona and linked to the city by trams, Metro and buses, including tourist buses. Barcelona's efficient transport network is made up of Metro and buses, including many night time routes. Taxis are available at Barcelona Sants Station.

    Getting into Benidorm by Train

    Benidorm is a busy and popular tourist resort on the Costa Blanca coast of Spain, not far from Alicante. Benidorm is full of high-rise hotels, catering for all budgets, as well as having the long sandy beaches of Levante and Poniente, both with promenades, cafes and entertainment. Benidorm is designed for fun aimed at visitors of all ages, with water parks, such as Aqualandia and 4kwatro, sea life aquariums, cabarets, casinos and restaurants. Benidorm is surrounded by stunning countryside and coastline, with the beautiful old town of Altea and the Terra Natura Wildlife Park just short distances away. Trains from Barcelona to Benidorm arrive at Alicante Station, 38 km away. The two towns are linked by a fast tram service, with a transfer time of around 1 hour. Buses also run between Benidorm and Alicante. Benidorm is compact enough to explore on foot, but also has an excellent bus network, with routes running until midnight. Taxis are available at Alicante Station.

    Travel Tips

    Trains from Barcelona to Benidorm
    Travel by train to Benidorm 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 to Benidorm.
    FAQs
    How much does a cheap train between Barcelona and Benidorm cost?
    Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Benidorm from Barcelona for the next 7 days starting from £42  one way.
    What is the cost of a train ticket from Barcelona to Benidorm on average?
    If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Barcelona to Benidorm train to cost on average £44  one way.
    How many miles is it from Barcelona to Benidorm by train?
    The Barcelona to Benidorm train distance is approximately 231 miles (372 km).
    How long is the train journey between Barcelona and Benidorm?
    The train time to Benidorm from Barcelona is on average 5 h 27 min  for the 231 miles (372 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Barcelona to Benidorm by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
    Which train station in Barcelona goes to Benidorm? Which train station do I come into Benidorm from Barcelona?

    Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Barcelona Sants   to Benidorm, Estación de Autobuses.

    Where is the Barcelona train station located? Where is the Benidorm train station located?

    Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Barcelona Sants and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre to get to this train station.

    Passengers arriving in Benidorm most often arrive at Benidorm, Estación de Autobuses and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from this train station to the city centre.

    What train companies offer a service from Barcelona to Benidorm?
    When taking a train from Barcelona to Benidorm, you can count on Renfe for the best way to get you to Benidorm. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Benidorm from Barcelona and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
    Can I book a direct train from Barcelona to Benidorm?
    Yes, you can search for direct trains from Barcelona to Benidorm on Omio with Renfe, and you won’t need to change in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when travelling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase your train ticket.
    When is the earliest train from Barcelona to Benidorm? When is the last train from Barcelona to Benidorm?
    The earliest train for this journey departs from Barcelona at 09: 15. The last train leaves from Barcelona at 17: 15. Check Omio for the latest train times from Barcelona to Benidorm and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
    How early should I purchase Barcelona to Benidorm train tickets to get the best deals?
    The price of a one way train ticket from Barcelona to Benidorm is on average £44 if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets from Barcelona to Benidorm available a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Barcelona
    Benidorm
    The major railway station for departures from Barcelona is Barcelona Sants. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Barcelona Sants for your trip to Benidorm from Barcelona.
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +34 934956020
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sun: 06: 00 - 22: 00
    Public transport options for Barcelona Sants
    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