Travel safely - Get the latest travel advice and booking info here

Renfe
Renfe Avlo

The best prices from hundreds of train and coach companies

Join millions of people who use us every day

Travel to thousands of destinations in 45 countries

"Trainline’s take-off has been vertical. It’s the only global digital travel platform of its sort."
"For those travelling by train, the most efficient and trustworthy way to purchase tickets is Trainline."
"If you’re thinking of getting the train the best site to use is thetrainline.com."

Barcelona to Valence by train

It takes an average of 9h 25m to travel from Barcelona to Valence by train, over a distance of around 281 miles (452 km). There are normally 7 trains per day travelling from Barcelona to Valence and tickets for this journey start from €39 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 4h 40m
PriceFrom €39
Distance281 miles (452 km)
Frequency7 trains per day
First train07:15
Last train14:50
Departure stationBarcelona
Arrival stationValence
Changes1 change
Train and bus operatorsRenfe-SNCF

Barcelona to Valence train times

Check out the next trains departing from Barcelona to Valence for Tuesday 22nd June 2021. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
07:15 12:15 5h 0m, 1 change
09:05 13:45 4h 40m, 1 change
10:16 18:45 8h 29m, 3 changes
10:16 19:15 8h 59m, 2 changes
12:16 19:45 7h 29m, 3 changes
14:16 06:15 15h 59m, 3 changes
14:50 06:15 15h 25m, 4 changes

Renfe-SNCF trains from Barcelona to Valence

You can travel from Barcelona to Valence on Renfe-SNCF 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.

Cheap train tickets from Barcelona to Valence

The price of train tickets from Barcelona to Valence starts at €39 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 Barcelona to Valence 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.

Journey details

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

The average journey time by train between Barcelona and Valence is 9 hours and 25 minutes, with around 7 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 Valence by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Barcelona to Valence is 4 hours and 40 minutes.

How much does the train from Barcelona to Valence cost?

Train ticket prices from Barcelona to Valence can start from as little as €39 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Barcelona to Valence?

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

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

The first train from Barcelona to Valence leaves at 07:15. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

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

The last train from Barcelona to Valence leaves at 14:50. 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 Barcelona and Valence by train?

Trains travelling from Barcelona to Valence cover a distance of around 281 miles (452 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Valence to Barcelona.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Barcelona to Valence for a typical week day using timetable data for 06/22/2021. 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 09/01/2021 for travel on 09/01/2021 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

Europe’s leading train and coach app

We help customers across Europe make more than 172,000 smarter journeys every day.