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Taking the train from Flix to Barcelona in 2 hours 42 minutes

Thinking about taking the train from Flix to Barcelona? We’ve got you covered.

It usually takes around 4 hours 5 minutes to travel the 86 miles (138 km) from Flix to Barcelona by train, although you can get there in as little as 2 hours 42 minutes on the fastest services. You’ll normally find around 6 trains per day running on this route. You won’t need to worry about making any changes along the way either as direct trains are available. This route is served by Renfe, Spain's main rail operator. You're likely to travel on one of their high-speed trains – AVE, Avlo, Avant, Alvia or AV-City – or a regional Media Distancia, Regional or Express Regional train during your journey.

Train tickets from Flix to Barcelona start from €13.50 when you book in advance, which can be cheaper than buying them on the day. Start a search in our Journey Planner to check out the latest prices.

Keen to book your train tickets to Barcelona? No need to wait, start a search with us today! If you want to find out a bit more about the journey first, you can find our train timetable below, tips on booking cheap tickets and our FAQs, including first and last train times.

Flix to Barcelona by train

It takes an average of 4h 5m to travel from Flix to Barcelona by train, over a distance of around 86 miles (138 km). There are normally 6 trains per day travelling from Flix to Barcelona and tickets for this journey start from €13.50 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 2h 42m
PriceFrom €13.50
Distance86 miles (138 km)
Frequency6 trains per day
First train07:47
Last train22:44
Departure stationFlix
Arrival stationBarcelona
ChangesDirect trains available
Train and bus operatorsRenfe

Flix to Barcelona train times

Check out the next trains departing from Flix to Barcelona for Tuesday 4th October 2022. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
06:47 09:37 2h 50m, direct
10:55 13:37 2h 42m, direct
12:42 15:37 2h 55m, direct
16:19 19:10 2h 51m, direct
17:48 20:37 2h 49m, direct
21:44 08:07 10h 23m, 1 change

Renfe trains from Flix to Barcelona

You can travel from Flix to Barcelona on Renfe 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 operates trains on the longest high-speed railway network in Europe, and the second-longest in the world. The country's major cities are linked up by the high-speed AVE and Avlo trains, while other long-distance routes are served by Altaria, Talgo, Alvia and Euromed trains. Renfe also operates cross-border services into neighbouring Portugal and France. Depending on which service you are travelling on, you'll usually find two classes on Renfe trains - Estándard (Standard Class) and Confort (First Class). Fare types range from the cheapest (but least flexible) Básico fare, to the more flexible Elige fares, to the Premium fare for seats in Confort carriages.

Cheap train tickets from Flix to Barcelona

The price of train tickets from Flix to Barcelona starts at €13.50 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 Flix 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.

Journey details

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

The average journey time by train between Flix and Barcelona is 4 hours and 5 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 Flix and Barcelona by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Flix to Barcelona is 2 hours and 42 minutes.

How much does the train from Flix to Barcelona cost?

Train ticket prices from Flix to Barcelona can start from as little as €13.50 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 Flix to Barcelona?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Flix to Barcelona without having to change trains. There are 5 direct trains from Flix to Barcelona each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

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

The first train from Flix to Barcelona leaves at 07:47. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

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

The last train from Flix to Barcelona leaves at 22:44. 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 Flix and Barcelona by train?

Trains travelling from Flix to Barcelona cover a distance of around 86 miles (138 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Barcelona to Flix.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Flix to Barcelona for a typical week day using timetable data for 10/04/2022. 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 09/29/2022 for travel on 09/29/2022 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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