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 £ 220 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 220.
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6 h 41 m
6 h 41 m
Trains per day
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 41 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 6 h 41 m .
The slowest trains will take 6 h 41 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 41 min|
|Average train ticket price||£198 (€221)|
|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 route taking on average 6 h 41 min with our travel partners like Renfe-SNCF. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £198, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £183. 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:
When travelling in Spain, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 20/09/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Paris to Barcelona before travelling.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Barcelona to Paris is: Partially open
Reentry to France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
What are the entry requirements?
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last verified on 19/09/2021. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Barcelona to Paris train here.
Some of the Paris train stations to Barcelona you can start your journey from include Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Barcelona include Barcelona Sants, Barcelona Passeig De Gracia and Barcelona Estació De França.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arriving in Barcelona Sants.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 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 mile (s) / 1 km from the train station to the city centre in Barcelona.
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