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 £ 214 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 214.
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6 h 36 m
6 h 36 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 36 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 6 h 36 m .
The slowest trains will take 6 h 36 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 36 min|
|Average train ticket price||£158 (€181)|
|Train frequency||2 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 2 direct trains a day|
Trains from Barcelona to Paris cover the 515 miles (830 km) long journey taking on average 6 h 36 min with our travel partners like Renfe-SNCF. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £158, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £125. 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 between Barcelona, Spain and Paris, France by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
Conditions of entry:
All travellers in France must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 21/01/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Barcelona to Paris as this information can change.
Return travel from France to Spain is: Partially open.
Entry into Spain is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 21/01/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Barcelona from Paris.
Some of the Barcelona train stations to Paris you can start your journey from include Barcelona Sants, Barcelona Passeig De Gracia and Barcelona Estació De França. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Paris include Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arriving in Paris Gare de Lyon.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Barcelona Sants, which is located around 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Paris Gare de Lyon, located 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city centre.
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