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Train Information from Tarragona to Barcelona

distanceDistance50 miles (81 km)
durationAverage train duration52 min
priceAverage train ticket price£7 (€8)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesRenfe or Renfe AVE

Trains from Tarragona to Barcelona cover the 50 miles (81 km) long trip taking on average 52 min with our travel partners like Renfe or Renfe AVE. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £7, but the average price of train tickets is £7. Travellers depart most frequently from Tarragona and arrive in Barcelona Sants.

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Renfe Tarragona – Barcelona

For as little as £7 you can travel by train from Tarragona to Barcelona with Renfe. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.

Renfe

Renfe offers excellent train services within Spain and neighboring France and Portugal, including a trip from Tarragona to Barcelona. As an official travel partner of Renfe, Omio quickly and easily shows you Renfe train timetables and ticket types so you can find the cheapest, fastest or earliest Tarragona to Barcelona train. The distance from Tarragona to Barcelona with Renfe is around 50 miles (81 km) and prices for this journey are as low as £7.

Renfe is known for its wide range of ticket types with special offers like Promo, Promo+ and Flexible tickets and discount cards like Renfe Gold Card and +Renfe Youth Card 50, which can be used to purchase Renfe tickets on Omio.

When you ride with Renfe, you can expect to find an impressive fleet of trains offering different levels of comfort, amenities and time needed to travel to your destination: high-speed AVE for long-distance routes, Alvia and Altaria for domestic routes in parts of Spain, Euromed for domestic routes along the Spanish Mediterranean coast, regional Avant commuter trains and Trenhotel night trains.

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  • 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 Tarragona 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 Tarragona 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 Tarragona 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 Tarragona to Barcelona.
FAQs
How much do cheap train tickets from Tarragona to Barcelona cost?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Barcelona from Tarragona for as low as £7  for the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train ticket from Tarragona to Barcelona on average?
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket to Barcelona from Tarragona is £7  one way.
How many miles is it from Tarragona to Barcelona by train?
The train distance from Tarragona to Barcelona is around 50 miles (81 km).
How long is the train between Tarragona and Barcelona?
On average the Tarragona to Barcelona train time is 52 min  covering the 50 miles (81 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
What is the departure train station in Tarragona and arrival train station in Barcelona?

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Tarragona   to Barcelona Sants.

Where is the train station in Tarragona to go to Barcelona? Where is the train station in Barcelona located?

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Tarragona and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Barcelona most often arrive at Barcelona Sants and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from this train station to the city centre.

Which train companies can get me from Tarragona to Barcelona?
When taking a train from Tarragona to Barcelona, you can count on Renfe or Renfe AVE for the best way to get you to Barcelona. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from Tarragona to Barcelona and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
Are there any Tarragona to Barcelona direct train services?
Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day to Barcelona from Tarragona. If you’re looking for a direct train from Tarragona to Barcelona, consider travelling with Renfe. Non-stop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.
How many trains per day are there from Tarragona to Barcelona?
The average number of trains departing Tarragona for Barcelona is 25 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What time is the earliest train from Tarragona to Barcelona? What time is the last train from Tarragona to Barcelona?
The first Tarragona to Barcelona train departs at 13: 12   and the last train from Tarragona to Barcelona leaves at 20: 47. Check out the most up-to-date Tarragona to Barcelona train timetable on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How early should I book train tickets between Tarragona and Barcelona to score 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 from Tarragona to Barcelona within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £7 one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Tarragona to Barcelona a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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