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 Paris will cost around £ 220 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 220.
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6 h 45 m
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Of the 1 trains that leave Barcelona for Paris every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 830 km distance in an average of 6 h 45 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 6 h 45 m .
The slowest trains will take 6 h 45 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.
|Distance||515 miles (830 km)|
|Average train duration||6 h 45 min|
|Average train ticket price||£199 (€222)|
Trains from Barcelona to Paris cover the 515 miles (830 km) long journey taking on average 6 h 45 min with our travel partners like Renfe-SNCF. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £199, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £183. Travellers depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.
Passengers can travel the 1037 kilometres from Barcelona to Paris in high-speed comfort on direct AVE TGV Duplex double-decker trains which ply the route in just 6 hours and 20 minutes. Trains depart from Barcelona Sants and call at Girona, Figueres Vilafant, Perpignan, Montpelier St Roche, before terminating at Paris Gare de Lyon. Two services run daily, increasing to 4 in the summer. AVE also offer overnight trains departing from Barcelona Sants in the evening and arriving at Paris Austerlitz the following morning.
Trains to Paris depart from Barcelona Sants Station in the Sants district located in the western part of the Catalonian capital. It's a major transport hub for the city and the centre for the Rodalies de Catalunya - the local suburban and regional railways services. Passengers can also reach the station by local buses which stop outside the station or long-distance services which terminate at the adjacent bus station. Barcelona Sants is also served by Barcelona's metro system with L5 of the Blue Line and L3 of the Green Line stopping there.
Home to landmarks famous the world over such as the Eiffel Tower, Arc de Triomphe, and Notre Dame cathedral, the French capital exudes romance like few other cities on earth. As the world centre of art, fashion, gastronomy and cafe culture, Paris is a blend of stately boulevards, grand monuments, and intimate quarters each with its own charm and character. Trains from Barcelona to Paris arrive the Gare de Lyon Station. Located on the north bank of the Seine, the station is very convenient for onward travel by public transport. It's served by lines 1, 5 and 14 of the Metro system and well connected with bus routes from all over the city and beyond. These include numerous bus routes knows as Noctiliens which run through the night.
Travel by train between Barcelona, Spain and Paris, France is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 20/09/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Barcelona and Paris closer to your date of departure here.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Paris to Barcelona is: Partially open
Reentry to Spain is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
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The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last verified on 21/09/2021. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Paris to Barcelona train here.
When taking the train between Barcelona and Paris, you can choose to depart from train stations like Barcelona Sants, Barcelona Passeig De Gracia and Barcelona Estació De França. Your journey can end in train stations such as Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Barcelona Sants, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of Barcelona.
The most popular arrival train station, Paris Gare de Lyon, is located 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city centre of Paris.
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