Barcelona to Rome train

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Overview: Train from Barcelona to Rome

distanceDistance533 miles
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carriersTrain companiesFrecciarossa, Renfe-SNCF or Intercity Notte

Trains from Barcelona to Rome cover the 533 miles long journey with our travel partners like Frecciarossa, Renfe-SNCF or Intercity Notte. Travellers depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Rome Termini.

Train providers: Frecciarossa, Renfe-SNCF and Intercity Notte trains Barcelona to Rome

Find the best trip to Rome from Barcelona with Frecciarossa, Renfe-SNCF and Intercity Notte. Comparing timetables and prices and booking the most convenient trip has never been easier with over 1000 travel operators on Omio.

Step on board a Frecciarossa train and relax as you travel across Italy. Trenitalia’s Frecciarossa high-speed trains make about 200 connections across Italy per day, including major destinations like Rome, Florence, Milan, Venice and Naples. These trains reach speeds up to 186 mph (300 kmh), so you can travel 533 miles (859 km) to Rome from Barcelona quickly on a Frecciarossa high-speed train. There are four different classes to choose from: Standard, Premium, Business, and Executive. All Frecciarossa classes provide free WiFi access, power outlets, air conditioning, toilets, luggage storage, onboard entertainment, and restaurant and bar services to passengers.

We show you the latest Frecciarossa train timetable for the Barcelona to Rome route, so you can select the best times for your upcoming trip. You can find other travel information on Omio for this journey, such as departure and arrival train stations, journey times, number of stops, and cheap fares. You can select from three ticket types: Super Economy, Economy, and Base. Once you’ve picked your ticket, book a cheap train from Barcelona to Rome with us today and enjoy your journey with Trenitalia’s Frecciarossa!

Trains from Barcelona to Rome

The distance from Barcelona in Spain to Rome in Italy is about 864 miles. Ordinarily, there are 3 train trips between the two locations every day. Trains need to pass through France from Barcelona to get to Rome. The different trips have varying durations depending on the number of stops along the way as well as the train's speed.

Barcelona to Rome train times: daily departures

Approximately 3 trains leave Barcelona en route to Rome each day. The first train leaves Barcelona at around 10:10 a.m., the second train departs at 2:00 p.m. while the last train leaves at around 4:30 p.m. every day of the week.

How long is the journey by train from Barcelona to Rome?

The 10:10 am train is the fastest, taking approximately 19 hours 33 minutes, with 3 changes along the way. The longest trip takes about 26 hours 40 minutes, making an average of 4 change along the way.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Barcelona to Rome?

Departure station: Barcelona Sants is about 1.5 miles from Plaça de Catalunya and taxis and a fleet of buses ply the route. The train station offers facilities such as shops, tourist information, restaurants, WiFi, car rentals and parking.

Arrival station: The final train station is Roma Ostiense. Travelers have access to a range of facilities such as bars and snack points, waiting room, shops, a supermarket, a ticket office, help desk, and disability assistance.

Which train companies travel from Barcelona to Rome?

There are several train companies operating the route from Barcelona to Rome. Passengers may be changed from one train to another along the way to ensure that their journey is smooth and well catered for. The ticketing company is in charge of the changes and therefore clients do not need to worry. Some of the main train companies operating from Barcelona to Rome include: Thello, TGV, and RENFE-SNCF. An ordinary trip may involve the different companies as follows:

RENFE-SNCF Barcelona to Rome

From Barcelona Stans to Roma Tiburtina the train takes about 19 hours 33 minutes. The train service offers two main train packages: flexible and semi-flexible. Along the way, different services are offered to clients.  If a passenger gets a change from Valence to Chambéry Challes-les-Eaux, the train service offers a free bike compartment for the comfort of the passengers. In a train change from Barcelona to Valence TGV, free WiFi and socket is offered to passengers to keep them connected. For the journey, the train offers a standard non-reclining seat for the flexible and the semi flexible options. For travelers seeking to see more and enjoy different experiences along the way, one should be more flexible and opt for connecting and slower trains.

Barcelona to Rome trains: services on board

The whole journey on trains from Barcelona to Rome may include a couple of changes. In each train change, amenities may vary. However, some of the facilities that are bound to make your travelling easier may include free WiFi, electrical sockets, and free bike compartments

How to find cheap train tickets from Barcelona to Rome

In order to get the best deals on trains from Barcelona to Rome, passengers can book their tickets in advance. Train stations issue tickets three months in advance. Similarly, opting for the flexible travel plans, and connecting trains may reduce the fares significantly.

FAQs: Barcelona to Rome train

FAQs: Travel by train from Barcelona to Rome 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 Rome.
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Yes, you can take a high-speed train from Barcelona to Rome with Frecciarossa or Renfe-SNCF. Overall you can travel with the following companies: Frecciarossa, Renfe-SNCF or Intercity Notte.
Take the Barcelona to Rome train with Frecciarossa, Renfe-SNCF or Intercity Notte. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route to Rome from Barcelona as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Yes, you can take a night train from Barcelona to Rome with Intercity Notte. Find all the info regarding night trains in Europe.  

When departing from Barcelona, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Barcelona Sants, Passeig de Gràcia station and Barcelona. When arriving in Rome, you can end your trip in train stations like Rome Termini, Rome Tiburtina and Rome Trastevere.

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 Rome Termini, located 1.6 miles (2.6 km) away from the city centre.

It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Barcelona and Rome including taking a coach or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Barcelona and Rome

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Barcelona is the most popular Barcelona railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Barcelona for your journey to Rome.
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Mon - Sun: 06: 00 - 22: 00
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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
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