Renfe-SNCF offers a £20 discount to start planning your travel from Paris to Barcelona and Costa Brava. Take advantage of this offer and enjoy your travel with Renfe-SCNF that provides the most sustainable and comfortable trains between Spain and France!
For more than 7 years, they connect in a sustainable and ecological way over 19 cities between Spain and France. Since 15 December 2013, Renfe-SNCF has helped connect major Spanish and French cities like Paris, Barcelona, Madrid, Marseille, Lyon, Montpellier and Girona. Now both countries are better connected than before thanks to the high-speed railways.
The principal routes are Paris-Barcelona and Lyon-Barcelona. For more information please read the folowing FAQs.
The double-decker rolling stock can travel at 320 km/h operating on the Paris to Barcelona line. A train consists of 8 double-decker carriages with a total of: 509 seats.
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 Paris to Barcelona will cost around £ 195 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 195.
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6 h 40 m
6 h 40 m
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Of the 1 trains that leave Paris for Barcelona every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 830 km distance in an average of 6 h 40 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 6 h 40 m .
The slowest trains will take 6 h 40 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.
|Distance||515 miles (830 km)|
|Average train duration||6 h 40 min|
|Average train ticket price||£169 (€194)|
|Train frequency||1 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there is 1 direct train a day|
Trains from Paris to Barcelona cover the 515 miles (830 km) long journey taking on average 6 h 40 min with our travel partners like Renfe-SNCF. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £115, but the average price of train tickets is £169. Travellers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Barcelona Sants.
Travel between Paris, France and Barcelona, Spain by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
Conditions of entry:
All travellers in Spain must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 20/01/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Barcelona from Paris as this information can change.
The restriction level for your return train to Paris, France from Barcelona is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
Conditions of reentry:
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 19/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Paris from Barcelona closer to your date of departure here.
When taking the train from Paris to Barcelona, you can choose to depart from train stations like Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. Your journey can end in train stations such as Barcelona Sants, Barcelona Passeig De Gracia and Barcelona Estació De França.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Barcelona Sants.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon, which is located around 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Barcelona Sants, located 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city centre.
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