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Train Information from Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona

distanceDistance556 miles (897 km)
durationAverage train duration13 h 1 min
priceAverage train ticket price£53 (€60)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesRenfe

Trains from Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona cover the 556 miles (897 km) long route taking on average 13 h 1 min with our travel partners like Renfe. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £53, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £50. Travellers depart most frequently from Santiago De Compostela and arrive in Barcelona Sants.

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Renfe trains from Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona

Travel from Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona from £50 with Omio’s train partners Renfe! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

Renfe

Travel from Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona with ease and comfort with Renfe, Spain’s main operator of train services covering around 9, 300 miles of domestic and international routes. When taking a Renfe train between Santiago de Compostela and Barcelona, you can expect to travel 556 miles (897 km) and pay as low as £50. Check Renfe’s train timetables on Omio and score cheap tickets between Santiago de Compostela and Barcelona!

Renfe has a wide range of ticket types to fit your budget like Promo, Promo+ and Flexible. 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 trip.

Renfe offers a wide range of train types with different levels of comfort, amenities and speed. 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.

Operator ticket policies for COVID

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • Renfe has applied temporary travel conditions for ticket holders that can no longer justify their travel or don’t wish to travel with AVE, Large Distancia, Avant or Media services for trips between 29th of October and 8th of May 2021
  • Travellers may choose to get a full refund, free of charge, or be provided with a new ticket for another date free of charge.
  • Passengers traveling international routes (Renfe–SNCF) can cancel their ticket free of charge until August 29th, 2021 if it’s requested three days before the departure date.


Renfe trains from Santiago de Compostela 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 Santiago de Compostela 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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Travel Tips

Trains from Santiago de Compostela 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 Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona.
FAQs
How much do cheap trains from Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona cost?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Barcelona from Santiago de Compostela for as low as £50  for the next 7 days.
What is the average cost of a train from Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona?
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket from Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona is £53  one way.
What is the distance from Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona by train?
You should expect to travel around 556 miles (897 km)  between Santiago de Compostela and Barcelona by train.
How long is the train between Santiago de Compostela and Barcelona?
On average the train from Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona duration is 13 h 1 min  for the 556 miles (897 km) long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Santiago de Compostela and arrival train station in Barcelona?

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Santiago De Compostela   and arrive in Barcelona Sants.

Where do I find the Santiago de Compostela train station to Barcelona? Where is the Barcelona train station?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Santiago De Compostela, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Barcelona Sants, located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre.

What train companies go from Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona?
For the best Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Renfe. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Barcelona from Santiago de Compostela to compare what amenities they may offer.
Are there any Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona direct trains?
Yes, there are 2 direct trains per day from Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona with Renfe, and you won’t need to change in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when travelling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase your train ticket.
How many trains per day are there from Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona?
On average, there are 2 trains a day from Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When is the earliest train from Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona? When is the last train from Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona?
The earliest train departing from Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona leaves at 06: 34. The last train departing from Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona leaves at 07: 34. You can find the latest Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona train times on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How early should I book Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona train tickets to get the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this journey and save money. If you purchase train tickets between Santiago de Compostela and Barcelona within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £53 one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Santiago de Compostela
Barcelona
The major railway station for departures from Santiago de Compostela is Santiago De Compostela. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Santiago De Compostela for your trip to Barcelona from Santiago de Compostela.