Cheap train tickets from Córdoba to Barcelona

Showing times and prices for 9 Dec

Cheapest

£75

Average

£88

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 Córdoba to Barcelona will cost around £ 88 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 75.

Cheapest
10:13Córdoba Central9h25 19:38Barcelona Sants
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£751One-way
2nd Cheapest
09:43Córdoba Central4h42 14:25Barcelona Sants
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£951One-way
2nd Cheapest
15:42Córdoba Central4h40 20:22Barcelona Sants
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£951One-way

Train schedule Córdoba to Barcelona

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09:43Córdoba Central4h42 14:25Barcelona Sants
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10:13Córdoba Central9h25 19:38Barcelona Sants
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15:42Córdoba Central4h40 20:22Barcelona Sants
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Wed
8 Dec
£154Renfe AVE
£71Alsa
£196Ryanair
Thu
9 Dec
£75Renfe Torre del Oro
£71Alsa
£63Vueling
Fri
10 Dec
£75Renfe Torre del Oro
£71Alsa
£33Ryanair
Sat
11 Dec
£51Renfe Torre del Oro
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£30Ryanair
Sun
12 Dec
£51Renfe Torre del Oro
£71Alsa
£33Vueling
Mon
13 Dec
£51Renfe Torre del Oro
£71Alsa
£33Ryanair
Tue
14 Dec
£45Renfe Torre del Oro
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£20Ryanair
Wed
15 Dec
£45Renfe Torre del Oro
£71Alsa
£7Ryanair
Thu
16 Dec
£51Renfe Torre del Oro
£71Alsa
£7Ryanair
Fri
17 Dec
£51Renfe Torre del Oro
£71Alsa
£7Ryanair
Sat
18 Dec
£51Renfe Torre del Oro
£71Alsa
£10Ryanair
Sun
19 Dec
£51Renfe
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£10Ryanair
Mon
20 Dec
£51Renfe Torre del Oro
£71Alsa
£10Ryanair
Tue
21 Dec
£51Renfe Torre del Oro
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£10Ryanair
Wed
22 Dec
£51Renfe Torre del Oro
£71Alsa
£23Vueling
Thu
23 Dec
£75Renfe Torre del Oro
£71Alsa
£39Ryanair
Fri
24 Dec
£51Renfe Torre del Oro
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£35Ryanair
Sat
25 Dec
£51Renfe Torre del Oro
£71Alsa
£48Vueling
Sun
26 Dec
£83Renfe Torre del Oro
£71Alsa
£42Ryanair
Mon
27 Dec
£75Renfe Torre del Oro
£71Alsa
£30Ryanair
Tue
28 Dec
£51Renfe Torre del Oro
£71Alsa
£39Ryanair

Fastest train times from Córdoba to Barcelona

Showing times and prices for 9 Dec

Fastest Journey

4 h 40 m

Average

6 h 15 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

709 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Córdoba for Barcelona every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 709 km distance in an average of 6 h 15 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 4 h 40 m .

The slowest trains will take 9 h 25 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.

Fastest
15:42Córdoba Central4h40 20:22Barcelona Sants
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£951One-way
2nd Fastest
09:43Córdoba Central4h42 14:25Barcelona Sants
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£951One-way
10:13Córdoba Central9h25 19:38Barcelona Sants
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£751One-way

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Overview: Train from Córdoba to Barcelona

distanceDistance440 miles (709 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 40 min
priceAverage train ticket price£72 (€80)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersRenfe AVE or Renfe

Trains from Córdoba to Barcelona cover the 440 miles (709 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 40 min with our travel partners like Renfe AVE or Renfe. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £72, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £45. Travellers depart most frequently from Córdoba Central and arrive in Barcelona Sants.

Train companies

AVE and Renfe Córdoba – Barcelona

For as little as £45 you can travel by train from Córdoba to Barcelona with AVE and Renfe. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.

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AVE trains between Córdoba and Barcelona are available on Omio at just £154! AVE are the high-speed trains from Renfe, the main Spanish railway company that offers routes throughout the country and to France and Portugal. When you travel with a Renfe AVE train from Córdoba to Barcelona, the distance is 440 miles (709 km). There are a multitude of AVE train times for the Córdoba to Barcelona route, which you can compare and book easily on Omio.

Renfe offers different types of AVE tickets that adapt to all budgets, such as Promo, Promo +, Flexible tickets for one-way or return. You can also use the Renfe discount cards such as the Gold Card and the + Renfe Youth 50 Card when booking your Renfe AVE ticket on Omio.

All AVE trains have a restaurant, WiFi, toilets and onboard entertainment and offer a multitude of times throughout the day for greater comfort and flexibility. In addition, Renfe AVE trains are characterised as being the most popular, comfortable, punctual and one of the fastest trains in the world, reaching speeds around 192 mph (310 kmh) on select routes. AVE connects the main Spanish cities in just a few hours.

  • Average Price: £154


Trains from Cordoba to Barcelona

Travellers taking trains from Cordoba to Barcelona can use Renfe's daily direct high-speed AVE services from Andalucia to the Mediterranean. Frequent indirect services offer additional options, with journeys involving one change at Madrid Atocha en route. The fastest direct trains take just under five hours to reach the Catalan capital although trips that don't use the AVE trains can take twice as long. Indirect connections to Barcelona take between 5 and 12 hours.

Which train companies travel from Cordoba to Barcelona?

The Spanish national rail operator Renfe provides all the train services to Barcelona from Cordoba. Most direct trains to the Catalan capital use the company's modern AVE high-speed network, with some connections routed via Madrid. Slower direct and indirect options use standard Renfe services.

How long is the train from Cordoba to Barcelona?

The quickest journeys on the 444 mile route north-east from Cordoba to Barcelona are high-speed AVE services taking four hours and 34 minutes. Other AVE services take about ten minutes longer while indirect routes take at least five hours and in some cases substantially longer. The daily direct connections on non-AVE services take ten hours and ten minutes to reach Barcelona.

How many trains are there from Cordoba to Barcelona?

The Renfe schedule offers four daily direct trains to Barcelona from Cordoba Central station, seven days a week, with two morning departures and two in the afternoon. One of the morning departures is the slower, non-AVE service. There are also at least three indirect connections departing from Cordoba every hour from early morning to early evening, changing at Madrid.

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

Departure train station: Cordoba Central station is located on the north-western side of the old city centre. The station has regular public transport connections to central locations on the route 10 bus, as well as routes across the city and region from the adjacent bus terminal. Station facilities include a restaurant, car-hire office and taxi ranks.

Arrival train station: Barcelona Sants station is the main terminal for AVE services, located to the west of the city centre. Public transport options include numerous local buses, Regional suburban trains and Metro stops on lines L5 and L3. Station amenities include restaurants, gift shops, car rental desks and taxi ranks.


Renfe trains from Córdoba to Barcelona

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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 Córdoba to Barcelona. 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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Trains from Córdoba to Barcelona
Travel by train to Barcelona 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 Córdoba to Barcelona.
FAQs
What is the cost of cheap trains from Córdoba to Barcelona?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains between Córdoba and Barcelona to cost as little as £45  in the next 7 days.
What is the average price of train tickets to Barcelona from Córdoba?
If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Córdoba to Barcelona train to cost on average £72  one way.
How far is it from Córdoba to Barcelona by train?
The distance to Barcelona from Córdoba by train is approximately 440 miles (709 km).
How long does it take from Córdoba to Barcelona by train?
The train time from Córdoba to Barcelona is on average 4 h 40 min  for the 440 miles (709 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Córdoba and Barcelona by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
Which train station from Córdoba to Barcelona do I depart from? Which Barcelona train station from Córdoba do I arrive in?

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Córdoba Central   and arriving in Barcelona Sants.

Where is the departure train station in Córdoba located? Where is the arrival train station in Barcelona located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Córdoba Central and travel around 1.3 miles (2.1 km) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Barcelona Sants and need to travel approximately 1.2 miles (1.9 km) from the train station to the city centre in Barcelona.

Which train providers should I travel with from Córdoba to Barcelona?
For the trip from Córdoba to Barcelona you can take a train with Renfe AVE or Renfe. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Córdoba and Barcelona on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Is there a direct train from Córdoba to Barcelona?
If you’re looking for a direct train from Córdoba to Barcelona, consider travelling with Renfe AVE or Renfe Torre del Oro. Non-stop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.
When is the earliest train from Córdoba to Barcelona? When is the last train from Córdoba to Barcelona?
The earliest train departing from Córdoba to Barcelona leaves at 09: 13. The last train departing from Córdoba to Barcelona leaves at 09: 13. You can find the latest Córdoba to Barcelona train timetable on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I purchase train tickets to Barcelona from Córdoba for the best deals?
If you buy a train ticket to Barcelona from Córdoba within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £72 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Barcelona from Córdoba are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Córdoba
Barcelona
The major railway station for departures from Córdoba is Córdoba Central. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Córdoba Central for your trip to Barcelona from Córdoba.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+34 912320320
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 00 - 00: 00
Public transport options for Córdoba Central
Bus lines: 03, 04, 05, 10, 11, N
Train lines: AVE, Alvia, Altaria, Talgo, MD 66, 69, 75, Avant 76, 84