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Route overview
Avg. journey time1h 00m
Trains per day40
Fare range€6.00 - €25.00
Distance80km
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at06:03
Last train departs at21:33
Fastest journey
Fastest route52m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationBarcelona Sants
Destination StationTarragona Estació

Barcelona Sants to Tarragona Estació train times

Check out the next trains departing from Barcelona Sants to Tarragona Estació for Sunday 24th Mar 2019. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
19:30
20:22
Barcelona Sants
Tarragona Estació
52m
Direct
19:33
20:39
Barcelona Sants
Tarragona Estació
1h 06m
Direct
20:03
21:09
Barcelona Sants
Tarragona Estació
1h 06m
Direct
20:30
21:23
Barcelona Sants
Tarragona Estació
53m
Direct
20:33
21:38
Barcelona Sants
Tarragona Estació
1h 05m
Direct

Renfe and Euromed trains from Barcelona Sants to Tarragona Estació

You can travel from Barcelona Sants to Tarragona Estació on Renfe and Euromed trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

Renfe is the national train operator in Spain. It has the widest network of high-speed trains in Europe, linking major cities with AVE, AV-City, Avant, Alvia, and Euromed trains. Long-distance routes are served by Altaria and Talgo trains, while regional routes are operated by Media Distancia, Regional and Express Regional trains. Renfe also operates on international routes to France and Portugal. Renfe trains offer four different travel classes, depending on the train you’re travelling on – Turista (Standard), Turista Plus (Premium Economy), Preferente (Business Class) and Club (First Class).

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Euromed is Renfe's high-speed service that travels along the Mediterranean coast. Able to travel at 250 km/h, Euromed trains make the Barcelona – Tarragona – Castellón – Valencia – Alicante route. With a frequency of up to 12 daily trips between the cities known as the Mediterranean Corridor, Euromed trains offer two classes on board – Turista (Second Class) and Preferente (First Class). Designed by Talgo, the trains that run between Barcelona and Alicante offer 63 seats in Preferente and 236 in Turista, with 11 carriages (including a food carriage) and two locomotives, which allows them to travel in both directions.

Cheap train tickets from Barcelona Sants to Tarragona Estació

Train tickets from Barcelona Sants to Tarragona Estació start at €5.65 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in Advance, however, if you're booking last-minute tickets on the day, the average price is around €16.65.
lowest price found
from5.65
4 weeksin advance
avg. single price14.42
2 weeksin advance
avg. single price14.93
on the day
avg. single price16.65

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 Barcelona Sants to Tarragona Estació 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 guide to check when European train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap 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 dependant on the individual train operating company you travel with.

How long does it take to travel from Barcelona Sants to Tarragona Estació by train?

The average journey time between Barcelona Sants and Tarragona Estació is 1 hour and 0 minutes and the fastest journey time is 52 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 40 trains per day travelling from Barcelona Sants to Tarragona Estació. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Barcelona Sants to Tarragona Estació?

The first train from Barcelona Sants to Tarragona Estació departs at 06:03. The last train from Barcelona Sants to Tarragona Estació departs at 21:33. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Barcelona Sants and Tarragona Estació?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Barcelona Sants to Tarragona Estació without having to change trains. There are 40 direct trains from Barcelona Sants to Tarragona Estació. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Tarragona Estació to Barcelona Sants.
Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Barcelona Sants to Tarragona Estació for a typical week day using timetable data for 24/03/2019. 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 01/10/2018 for travel on 01/10/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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