Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela train

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Cheap train tickets from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela

Showing times and prices for 26 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Renfe AVE
11:006h46
Barcelona
17:46Santiago de Compostela
£1271One-way
2 changes
Renfe AVE
14:007h28
Barcelona
21:28Santiago de Compostela
£1271One-way
2 changes

Train timetableBarcelona to Santiago de Compostela

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 26 May
Renfe AVE
11:006h46
Barcelona
17:46Santiago de Compostela
2 changes
Renfe AVE
14:007h28
Barcelona
21:28Santiago de Compostela
2 changes

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Train times from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela

Showing times and prices for 26 May

Fastest Journey

6 h 46 m

Average

7 h 7 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

897 km

To travel from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela you need to make at least 2 changes.

Renfe AVE
11:006h46
Barcelona
17:46Santiago de Compostela
£1271One-way
2 changes
Renfe AVE
14:007h28
Barcelona
21:28Santiago de Compostela
£1271One-way
2 changes

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Overview: Train from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela

distanceDistance556 miles
durationAverage train duration13 h 17 min
priceAverage train ticket price£46 (€51)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersRenfe, Renfe (3), Renfe ALVIA or AVE

Trains from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela cover the 556 miles long trip taking on average 13 h 17 min with our travel partners like Renfe, Renfe (3), Renfe ALVIA or AVE. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £16, but the average price of train tickets is £46. Travellers depart most frequently from Barcelona and arrive in Santiago De Compostela.

Train providers: Renfe, Renfe (3) and Renfe ALVIA trains Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela

Buy your official Renfe, Renfe (3) and Renfe ALVIA train tickets from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela from £33 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient trip.

Renfe Alvia are high-speed trains with top speeds of up to 250km/h operated by Renfe, Spain’s national railway company. Alvia trains cover most cities in Spain, including Madrid, Barcelona, Bilbao, Valencia, Alicante, Zaragoza and Cadiz. They are somewhat slower than Renfe AVE and AVLO (high-speed and low cost) but cover more destinations and are a comfortable and effective way of travelling around Spain. Onboard facilities include free WIFI, bike storage and luggage allowance. Alvia trains have two seat classes – Estándar and Confort. Top routes for Renfe Alvia include Barcelona to Pamplona, Madrid to Cádiz and Alicante to Gijón.

Renfe ALVIA from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela train information:

  • Average Duration: 13 h 17 min
  • Cheapest Price: £33



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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FAQs: Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela train

FAQs: Travel by train from Barcelona 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
Cheap train tickets from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela can start from as little as £16 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela is £46; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time between Barcelona and Santiago de Compostela is on average 13 h 17 min   for the 556 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela leaves at 07: 05. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela leaves at 08: 05.
There are 2 trains a day from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela which require at least one change with Renfe, Renfe (3), Renfe ALVIA or AVE. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the route from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela you can take a train with Renfe, Renfe (3), Renfe ALVIA or AVE. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services to Santiago de Compostela from Barcelona on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Barcelona, which is located around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Santiago De Compostela, located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela is February.
You have options as you can travel between Barcelona and Santiago de Compostela 3 different ways: train, coach or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Barcelona and Santiago de Compostela

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Santiago de Compostela
The major railway station for departures from Barcelona is Barcelona. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Barcelona for your trip to Santiago de Compostela from Barcelona.
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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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