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Journey timeFrom 1h 38m
Price$20.96 - $65.44
Distance144km (89 miles)
Frequency12 trains per day
Departure stationPort-Bou
Arrival stationBarcelona Sants
ChangesDirect trains available
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Port-Bou to Barcelona Sants train times

Check out the next trains departing from Port-Bou to Barcelona Sants for Wednesday 16th Oct 2019. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDurationTrainOperated by
06:1207:501h 38m, 1 changeMedia Distancia 15060, AVE 3082Renfe
06:1208:392h 27m, directMedia Distancia 15060Renfe
06:5708:501h 53m, 1 changeRegional Exprés 15804, AVE 3092Renfe
06:5709:392h 42m, directRegional Exprés 15804Renfe
08:2711:092h 42m, directRegional Exprés 15806Renfe
10:2712:382h 11m, 1 changeRegional Exprés 15808, AVE 19730Renfe
10:2713:092h 42m, directRegional Exprés 15808Renfe
11:1713:342h 17m, 1 changeMedia Distancia 15070, AVE 10710Renfe
11:1713:392h 22m, directMedia Distancia 15070Renfe
12:2715:092h 42m, directRegional Exprés 15810Renfe

Renfe and Media Distancia trains from Port-Bou to Barcelona Sants

You can travel from Port-Bou to Barcelona Sants on Renfe and Media Distancia 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 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's Media Distancia are regional trains operated by CAF locomotives that operate medium-distance routes that are not operated by Avant high-speed trains. Most trains Media Distancia trains are one class. However, there are some that will have Turista (Second Class) and Preferente (First Class). These trains also have spaces for bicycles, and all seats are equipped with power sockets and reading lights.

Cheap train tickets from Port-Bou to Barcelona Sants

Train tickets from Port-Bou to Barcelona Sants start at €18.10 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 €18.30.
lowest price found
2 weeksin advance
avg. single price18.10
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avg. single price18.30

Ahorra comprando tus billetes con la mayor antelación posible

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 Port-Bou to Barcelona Sants by booking early.§

Descubre cómo encontrar billetes de tren más baratos

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.

Consulta (¡y obtén!) los descuentos y ofertas de tren del momento

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!

Utiliza tu tarjeta de descuento al comprar tus billetes de tren

Take a look at Tarjetas de descuento Renfe 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 Port-Bou to Barcelona Sants? 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 Port-Bou to Barcelona Sants take?

The average journey time by train between Port-Bou and Barcelona Sants is 2 hours and 22 minutes, with around 19 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 Port-Bou and Barcelona Sants by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Port-Bou to Barcelona Sants is 1 hour and 38 minutes.

How much does the train from Port-Bou to Barcelona Sants cost?

Train tickets from Port-Bou to Barcelona Sants can start from as little as €18.10 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 Port-Bou to Barcelona Sants?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Port-Bou to Barcelona Sants without having to change trains. There are 12 direct trains from Port-Bou to Barcelona Sants. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Port-Bou to Barcelona Sants leave?

The first train from Port-Bou to Barcelona Sants leaves at 06:12. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Port-Bou to Barcelona Sants leave?

The last train from Port-Bou to Barcelona Sants leaves at 20:19. 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 Port-Bou and Barcelona Sants by train?

Trains travelling from Port-Bou to Barcelona Sants cover a distance of around 144km during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Barcelona Sants to Port-Bou.
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 Port-Bou to Barcelona Sants for a typical week day using timetable data for 16/10/2019. 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 01/04/2019 for travel on 03/04/2019 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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