RenfeALSArenfe-SNCF
Route overview
Avg. journey time2h 42m
Trains per day25
Fare range€22.00 - €205.00
Distance502km
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at06:10
Last train departs at21:25
Fastest journey
Fastest route2h 30m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationMadrid Atocha
Destination StationBarcelona Sants

Madrid Atocha to Barcelona Sants train times

Check out the next trains departing from Madrid Atocha to Barcelona Sants for Tuesday 23rd Oct 2018. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
10:30
13:15
Madrid Atocha
Barcelona Sants
2h 45m
Direct
11:30
14:40
Madrid Atocha
Barcelona Sants
3h 10m
Direct
12:30
15:30
Madrid Atocha
Barcelona Sants
3h 00m
Direct
13:25
16:24
Madrid Atocha
Barcelona Sants
2h 59m
Direct
14:00
16:30
Madrid Atocha
Barcelona Sants
2h 30m
Direct

Renfe and AVE trains from Madrid Atocha to Barcelona Sants

You can travel from Madrid Atocha to Barcelona Sants on Renfe and AVE trains. Please note that these trains may not run direct from Madrid Atocha to Barcelona Sants, so be sure to check if you need to change trains during your journey when searching for tickets.

Renfe and AVE trains from Madrid Atocha to Barcelona Sants

You can travel from Madrid Atocha to Barcelona Sants on Renfe and AVE trains. Please note that these trains may not run direct from Madrid Atocha to Barcelona Sants, so be sure to check if you need to change trains during your journey when searching for tickets.
Renfe train

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).

Renfe Ave train

AVE is Renfe's high-speed train, with trains capable of reaching up to 330 km/h. It’s one of the fastest trains in Europe and connects the main cities of Spain. Most AVE trains offer four comfort classes – Turista (standard class), Turista Plus (wider, more comfortable seats), Preferente (lounge access, wide leather seats, food and drink service) and Club (First Class equivalent, with 1-1 configuration, ultra-wide seats, gourmet food and drink and lounge access). All AVE trains have air conditioning, power sockets, free WiFi and a buffet carriage serving a selection of food and drinks.

How long does it take to travel from Madrid Atocha to Barcelona Sants by train?

The average journey time between Madrid Atocha and Barcelona Sants is 2 hours and 42 minutes and the fastest journey time is 2 hours and 30 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 25 trains per day travelling from Madrid Atocha to Barcelona Sants. 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 Madrid Atocha to Barcelona Sants?

The first train from Madrid Atocha to Barcelona Sants departs at 06:10. The last train from Madrid Atocha to Barcelona Sants departs at 21:25. 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 Madrid Atocha and Barcelona Sants?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Madrid Atocha to Barcelona Sants without having to change trains. There are 25 direct trains from Madrid Atocha to Barcelona Sants. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Madrid Atocha?

By train, of course. See trains from Barcelona Sants to Madrid Atocha.

  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Madrid Atocha to Barcelona Sants for a typical week day using timetable data for 23/10/2018. 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 24/09/2018 for travel on 25/09/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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