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.
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4 h 37 m
4 h 40 m
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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.
|Distance||440 miles (709 km)|
|Average train duration||4 h 37 min|
|Average train ticket price||£104 (€117)|
|Train providers||Renfe Torre del Oro, Renfe or Renfe AVE|
Trains from Córdoba to Barcelona cover the 440 miles (709 km) long route taking on average 4 h 37 min with our travel partners like Renfe Torre del Oro, Renfe or Renfe AVE. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £63, but the average price of train tickets is £104. Travellers depart most frequently from Córdoba Central and arrive in Barcelona Sants.
Renfe and AVE trains will get you between Córdoba and Barcelona from £63. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
Renfe is Spain’s national train provider operating freight and passenger trains on Spain’s extensive railway network as well as international routes to neighboring France and Portugal. Renfe has a wide range of ticket types to fit your budget like the Basic, Elige and Premium tickets. Renfe also offers discount cards like the Renfe Gold Card and +Renfe Youth Card 50 for qualified travellers. You can use these savings offers and discount cards on Omio when booking your Córdoba to Barcelona trip. Renfe has a vast fleet of trains with different levels of comfort, amenities and speed. The Renfe AVE trains run at high speed and serve long-distance routes, Alvia trains combine high-speed and normal speed trains serving domestic routes, Altaria serves domestic routes into southern Spain, Euromed offers domestic routes along the Mediterranean coast, Avant trains serve regional commuter routes and Trenhotel offers night train routes.
Travel comfortably to Barcelona from Córdoba with AVE, Renfe's high-speed trains. When you travel on the AVE train between Córdoba and Barcelona, the distance to travel is 440 miles (709 km) and prices start as low as £99. Check all the AVE train timetables and find the cheapest ticket between Córdoba and Barcelona on Omio!
Renfe is the main railway operator in Spain and offers a wide variety of AVE tickets perfect for your budget, such as Promo, Promo + and Flexible tickets. Renfe also offers discount cards such as the Gold Card and the + Renfe Youth 50 Card that you can add when booking your Renfe AVE ticket with Omio.
The Renfe AVE trains are among the fastest in the world, reaching 192 mph (310 kmh) on select routes, and the AVE connects the main cities of the country in just a few hours, offering comfort and flexibility in long and medium distances. All AVE trains have a restaurant, WiFi, toilets and entertainment on board, and when you book your ticket on Omio, we offer you the possibility of choosing the seat that suits you best.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Córdoba Central and arriving in Barcelona Sants.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Córdoba Central and travel around 2.4 miles (3.9 km) from the city centre to this train station.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Barcelona Sants and need to travel approximately 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from the train station to the city centre in Barcelona.
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