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Gijón to Barcelona by train

It takes an average of 12h 15m to travel from Gijón to Barcelona by train, over a distance of around 426 miles (686 km). There are normally 2 trains per day travelling from Gijón to Barcelona and tickets for this journey start from $37.04 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 9h 0m
PriceFrom $37.04
Distance426 miles (686 km)
Frequency2 trains per day
First train10:15
Last train17:50
Departure stationGijón
Arrival stationBarcelona
Changes1 change
Train and bus operatorsALSA

Gijón to Barcelona train times

Check out the next trains departing from Gijón to Barcelona for Wednesday May 19th 2021. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesTrainDuration
10:15 Gijón-Sanz Crespo19:15 Barcelona SantsAlvia/Avant 4110 Renfe Get tickets9h 0m, 1 change
17:50 Gijón-Sanz Crespo09:20 Barcelona SantsAlvia/Avant 4180 Renfe Get tickets15h 30m, 1 change
10:15 Gijón-Sanz Crespo19:15 Barcelona SantsAlvia/Avant 4110 Renfe Get tickets9h 0m, 1 change
17:50 Gijón-Sanz Crespo09:20 Barcelona SantsAlvia/Avant 4180 Renfe Get tickets15h 30m, 1 change
10:15 Gijón-Sanz Crespo19:15 Barcelona SantsAlvia/Avant 4110 Renfe Get tickets9h 0m, 1 change
17:50 Gijón-Sanz Crespo10:42 Barcelona SantsAlvia/Avant 4180 Renfe Get tickets16h 52m, 1 change
10:15 Gijón-Sanz Crespo20:42 Barcelona SantsAlvia/Avant 4110 Renfe Get tickets10h 27m, 1 change
15:15 Gijón-Sanz Crespo15:40 Barcelona SantsRegional Exprés 12100 Renfe Get tickets24h 25m, 2 changes
10:15 Gijón-Sanz Crespo19:15 Barcelona SantsAlvia/Avant 4110 Renfe Get tickets9h 0m, 1 change
18:00 Gijón-Sanz Crespo09:20 Barcelona SantsAlvia/Avant 4380 Renfe Get tickets15h 20m, 1 change

Cheap train tickets from Gijón to Barcelona

The price of train tickets from Gijón to Barcelona starts at $37.04 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Gijón to Barcelona by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for Gijón to Barcelona

Want to know more about your journey from Gijón to Barcelona? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Gijón to Barcelona take?

The average journey time by train between Gijón and Barcelona is 12 hours and 15 minutes, with around 2 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Gijón and Barcelona by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Gijón to Barcelona is 9 hours and 0 minutes.

How much does the train from Gijón to Barcelona cost?

Train tickets from Gijón to Barcelona can start from as little as $37.04 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Gijón to Barcelona?

No, there are no direct train services from Gijón to Barcelona. Travelling from Gijón to Barcelona by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

What time does the first train from Gijón to Barcelona leave?

The first train from Gijón to Barcelona leaves at 10:15. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Gijón to Barcelona leave?

The last train from Gijón to Barcelona leaves at 17:50. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Gijón and Barcelona by train?

Trains travelling from Gijón to Barcelona cover a distance of around 426 miles (686 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Barcelona to Gijón.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Gijón to Barcelona for a typical week day using timetable data for 05/19/2021. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 07/07/2021 for travel on 07/07/2021 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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