Barcelona to Rome train

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Renfe SNCF
16:36Barcelona-sants52h50 21:26Roma Termini
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Train schedule Barcelona to Rome

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16:36Barcelona-sants52h50 21:26Roma Termini
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Fastest train times from Barcelona to Rome

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Fastest Journey

2d 4 h 50 m


2d 4 h 50 m

Trains per day



859 km

It's difficult to get from Barcelona to Rome without changing at least 3 times.

Renfe SNCF
16:36Barcelona-sants52h50 21:26Roma Termini
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Overview: Train from Barcelona to Rome

distanceDistance533 miles (859 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersRenfe SNCF

Trains from Barcelona to Rome cover the 533 miles (859 km) long trip taking on average 42 h 2 min with our travel partners like Renfe SNCF. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Roma Termini.

Train companies: Renfe-SNCF trains Barcelona to Rome

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Looking for trains between Barcelona and Rome? Renfe-SNCF is one of the best companies to travel with on the 533 miles (859 km) journey between Barcelona and Rome. As an official travel partner of Renfe-SNCF, Omio quickly shows you the latest Renfe-SNCF train timetables, tickets and offers (such as luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Barcelona to Rome routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable Renfe-SNCF train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains between Barcelona and Rome, you can quickly see if the Renfe-SNCF ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you’re ready, book your Barcelona - Rome train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with Renfe-SNCF!

Renfe-SNCF from Barcelona to Rome train information:

  • Average Duration: 48 h 50 min
  • Renfe-SNCF frequency: 1 a day

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.

Travel Tips: Trains from Barcelona to Rome

Travel by train 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.

Travel by train between Barcelona, Spain and Rome, Italy is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Rome from Barcelona restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Italy from Barcelona?

Entry Requirements:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Rome, Italy?

The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 24/06/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Barcelona to Rome closer to your date of departure here.

Return travel from Italy to Spain is: Fully open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Barcelona from Rome?

Entry into Spain is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Spain from Rome?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

What are the safety rules to follow in Barcelona, Spain?

The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 24/06/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Barcelona from Rome.

You should expect to travel around 533 miles (859 km)  from Barcelona to Rome by train.
The Barcelona to Rome train duration is on average 42 h 2 min, which is to be expected when travelling 533 miles (859 km) to Rome from Barcelona. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

When taking the train from Barcelona to Rome, 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 Roma Termini, Roma Tiburtina and Roma Ostiense.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Barcelona Sants   and arrive in Roma Termini.

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Barcelona Sants and need to travel around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Rome most often arrive at Roma Termini and need to travel around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from this train station to the city centre.

When taking a train from Barcelona to Rome, you can count on Renfe SNCF for the best way to get you to Rome. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Barcelona and Rome and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
On average, there is 1 train a day from Barcelona to Rome. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Barcelona Sants 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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+34 934956020
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
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