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Trains from Santander to Barcelona cover the 335 miles long route taking on average 12 h 16 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Santander and arrive in Barcelona Sants.
You can travel by train from Santander to Barcelona with AVE. When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.
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AVE from Santander to Barcelona train information:
There are a few train stations in Santander to start your journey from including Santander and Santander Valdecilla. In Barcelona you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Barcelona Sants, Barcelona Passeig De Gracia and Barcelona Estació De França.
Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Santander and arrive in Barcelona Sants.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Santander, which is located around 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Barcelona Sants, located 1.6 miles (2.6 km) away from the city centre.
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