Cheap train tickets from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela

Showing times and prices for 21 May

Cheapest

£69

Average

£69

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 Santiago de Compostela will cost around £ 69 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 69.

Renfe Alvia
08:30Barcelona12h39 21:09Santiago de Compostela
0 changes
£691One-way
Renfe Alvia
07:30Barcelona12h39 20:09Santiago de Compostela
0 changes
£691One-way

Train schedule Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela

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Renfe Alvia
07:30Barcelona12h39 20:09Santiago de Compostela
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Renfe Alvia
08:30Barcelona12h39 21:09Santiago de Compostela
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21 May
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23 May
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24 May
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25 May
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26 May
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27 May
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28 May
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29 May
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Mon
30 May
£46Renfe Alvia
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Tue
31 May
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3 Jun
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6 Jun
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Fastest train times from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela

Showing times and prices for 21 May

Fastest Journey

12 h 39 m

Average

12 h 39 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

897 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Barcelona for Santiago de Compostela every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 897 km distance in an average of 12 h 39 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 12 h 39 m .

The slowest trains will take 12 h 39 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.

Renfe Alvia
08:30Barcelona12h39 21:09Santiago de Compostela
0 changes
£691One-way
Renfe Alvia
07:30Barcelona12h39 20:09Santiago de Compostela
0 changes
£691One-way

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Overview: Train from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela

distanceDistance556 miles (897 km)
durationAverage train duration12 h 39 min
priceAverage train ticket price£50 (€57)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesRenfe or Renfe Alvia

Trains from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela cover the 556 miles (897 km) long route taking on average 12 h 39 min with our travel partners like Renfe or Renfe Alvia. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £39, but the average price of train tickets is £50. Travellers depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Santiago De Compostela.

Train companies: Renfe trains Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela

Renfe trains will get you to Santiago de Compostela from Barcelona from £39. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Renfe

Renfe is Spain’s national train operator offering a multitude of domestic routes and international routes to France and Portugal. Renfe is known for its range of ticket types to fit anyone’s budget, such as the Basic, Elige and Premium tickets. Renfe also has discount cards for qualified travellers like the Renfe Gold Card and +Renfe Youth Card 50, which you can use on Omio. When you ride with Renfe, you can expect to find an impressive fleet of trains offering different levels of comfort, amenities and time needed to travel to your destination. These train types include Renfe AVE for high-speed long-distance routes, Alvia and Altaria for domestic routes in parts of Spain, Euromed for routes along the stunning Mediterranean coast, Avant commuter trains and Trenhotel night trains.

    These are Renfe 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train to Santiago de Compostela from Barcelona:

    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended


    Renfe trains from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela

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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 Santiago de Compostela. 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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    Travel Tips: Trains from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela

    Travel by train to Santiago de Compostela 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 Santiago de Compostela.
    FAQs

    How much do cheap train tickets between Barcelona and Santiago de Compostela cost?

    Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Santiago de Compostela from Barcelona for the next 7 days starting from £39  one way.

    What is the average cost of a train from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela?

    The Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela train ticket price is on average £50  if you are looking to book your tickets for this route in the next week.

    How many miles is it from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela by train?

    When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Santiago de Compostela from Barcelona via train to be approximately 556 miles (897 km).

    What is the average Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela train duration?

    On average the train from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela duration is 12 h 39 min  for the 556 miles (897 km) long trip, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

    What station does the Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela train leave from? Which Santiago de Compostela train station do I come into from Barcelona?

    When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Barcelona Sants   and arriving in Santiago De Compostela.

    Where do I find the Barcelona train station to Santiago de Compostela? Where is the Santiago de Compostela train station?

    The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Barcelona Sants, is located 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from the city centre of Barcelona.

    The most popular arrival train station, Santiago De Compostela, is located 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city centre of Santiago de Compostela.

    Which train companies should I travel with from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela?

    For the trip from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela you can take a train with Renfe or Renfe Alvia. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Barcelona and Santiago de Compostela on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

    When does the first train depart from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela? When does the last train depart from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela?

    The earliest train for this route departs from Barcelona at 07: 30. The last train leaves from Barcelona at 08: 30. Check Omio for the latest train times from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.

    When should I purchase Barcelona Santiago de Compostela train tickets to score the best deals?

    In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this journey and save money. If you book train tickets between Barcelona and Santiago de Compostela within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £50 one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Barcelona
    Santiago de Compostela
    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 Santiago de Compostela 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