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Route overview
Avg. journey time6h 45m
Trains per day3
Fare range€35.00 - €341.00
Distance769km
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at06:20
Last train departs at21:20
Fastest journey
Fastest route5h 25m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationMálaga-María Zambrano
Destination StationBarcelona Sants

Málaga-María Zambrano to Barcelona Sants train times

Check out the next trains departing from Málaga-María Zambrano to Barcelona Sants for Thursday 13th Dec 2018. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
06:20
12:34
Málaga-María Zambrano
Barcelona Sants
6h 14m
1 change
07:30
13:15
Málaga-María Zambrano
Barcelona Sants
5h 45m
1 change
08:40
14:25
Málaga-María Zambrano
Barcelona Sants
5h 45m
Direct
09:00
15:30
Málaga-María Zambrano
Barcelona Sants
6h 30m
1 change
09:10
16:24
Málaga-María Zambrano
Barcelona Sants
7h 14m
2 changes

Renfe and AVE trains from Málaga-María Zambrano to Barcelona Sants

You can travel from Málaga-María Zambrano to Barcelona Sants on Renfe and AVE 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 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.

Málaga-María Zambrano to Barcelona Sants train prices

Train tickets from Málaga-María Zambrano to Barcelona Sants start at €35.45 if purchased from 3 to 6 months in advance. Prices for train journeys from Málaga-María Zambrano to Barcelona Sants start at €131.93 when you book at least 28 days in advance.** Tickets usually go on sale 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€131.93
14 days
in advance
€145.68
Avg. single price
On the day
€190.12
Avg. single price

How long does it take to travel from Málaga-María Zambrano to Barcelona Sants by train?

The average journey time between Málaga-María Zambrano and Barcelona Sants is 6 hours and 45 minutes and the fastest journey time is 5 hours and 25 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 15 trains per day travelling from Málaga-María Zambrano 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 Málaga-María Zambrano to Barcelona Sants?

The first train from Málaga-María Zambrano to Barcelona Sants departs at 06:20. The last train from Málaga-María Zambrano to Barcelona Sants departs at 21:20. 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 Málaga-María Zambrano and Barcelona Sants?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Málaga-María Zambrano to Barcelona Sants without having to change trains. There are 3 direct trains from Málaga-María Zambrano to Barcelona Sants. 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 Barcelona Sants to Málaga-María Zambrano.
**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 Málaga-María Zambrano to Barcelona Sants for a typical week day using timetable data for 13/12/2018. 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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