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Barcelona to Osnabrück by train

It takes an average of 19h 42m to travel from Barcelona to Osnabrück by train, over a distance of around 802 miles (1290 km). There are normally 6 trains per day travelling from Barcelona to Osnabrück and tickets for this journey start from €199.40 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 15h 16m
Price€199.40 - €446
Distance802 miles (1290 km)
Frequency6 trains per day
Departure stationBarcelona
Arrival stationOsnabrück
Changes3 changes
Train and bus operatorsDeutsche Bahn, db_other, erb, Eurolines, BlaBlaBus, Renfe-SNCF, SNCF, Thalys

Barcelona to Osnabrück train times

Check out the next trains departing from Barcelona to Osnabrück for Tuesday 2nd Apr 2019. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
08:25 00:41 16h 16m, 4 changes
09:25 00:41 15h 16m, 5 changes
13:20 10:28 21h 08m, 5 changes
13:20 12:06 22h 46m, 3 changes
13:29 12:23 22h 54m, 5 changes
18:30 14:23 19h 53m, 3 changes

Renfe-SNCF, Deutsche Bahn, SNCF and Thalys trains from Barcelona to Osnabrück

You can travel from Barcelona to Osnabrück on Renfe-SNCF, Deutsche Bahn, SNCF and Thalys 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-SNCF trains are the result of a collaboration between France and Spain to bring the two countries together via a network of high-speed trains. There are two comfort classes – Turista (or Second Class) and Preferente (or First Class). Both classes have power sockets and comfortable seating. Luggage security checks are in force at all Spanish stations before boarding. It's also advisable to travel with your identity card for border control.

PhotoJoachimKohlerBremen, under licence CC BY-SA 4.0

The Deutsche Bahn Group is owned by the German State and controls the majority of rail traffic in Germany as well as in many border regions of the country. Every year, Deutsche Bahn transports several million passengers and many stations in Germany are served exclusively by DB trains, including the ICE, IC and EC fleet.

PhotoCtruongngoc, under licence CC BY-SA 3.0

SNCF is the national train operator of France. It operates all domestic trains and routes across France, as well as international services to Spain and Germany. There are three different types of domestic trains that operate under the SNCF banner – TGV (high-speed, full-service trains that connect the major cities in France), Intercités (usually a more frequent stopping service, but with all the amenities), and TER (regional train services with basic onboard facilities).

Thalys is the railway company connecting four European countries – France, Belgium, the Netherlands and Germany. Thalys trains run at a speed of up to 186 mph (300 km/h) and have three comfort classes on all services called – Standard, Comfort and Premium (equivalent to the First Class, with access to the Thalys Lounge). All Thalys trains have a car restaurant (called Thalys Welcome Bar) and a free WiFi connection.

Cheap train tickets from Barcelona to Osnabrück

Train tickets from Barcelona to Osnabrück start at €199.40 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 €284.95.
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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 to Osnabrück 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 dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Barcelona to Osnabrück? 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 Barcelona to Osnabrück take?

The average journey time by train between Barcelona and Osnabrück is 19 hours and 42 minutes, with around 6 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 Barcelona and Osnabrück by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Barcelona to Osnabrück is 15 hours and 16 minutes.

How much does the train from Barcelona to Osnabrück cost?

Train tickets from Barcelona to Osnabrück can start from as little as €199.40 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 Barcelona to Osnabrück?

No, there are no direct train services from Barcelona to Osnabrück. Travelling from Barcelona to Osnabrück by train will require a minimum of 3 changes.

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

The first train from Barcelona to Osnabrück leaves at 08:25. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

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

The last train from Barcelona to Osnabrück leaves at 18:30. 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 Barcelona and Osnabrück by train?

Trains travelling from Barcelona to Osnabrück cover a distance of around 802 miles (1290 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Osnabrück to Barcelona.
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 to Osnabrück for a typical week day using timetable data for 02/04/2019. 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 22/07/2020 for travel on 11/07/2020 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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