RenfeALSArenfe-SNCF
Route overview
Avg. journey time11h 32m
Trains per day1
Fare range€41.00 - €271.00
Distance896km
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at05:15
Last train departs at17:30
Fastest journey
Fastest route8h 42m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationSantiago de Compostela
Destination StationBarcelona Sants

Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona Sants train times

Check out the next trains departing from Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona Sants for Friday 19th Oct 2018. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
05:15
14:40
Santiago de Compostela
Barcelona Sants
9h 25m
1 change
07:48
16:30
Santiago de Compostela
Barcelona Sants
8h 42m
1 change
08:34
21:25
Santiago de Compostela
Barcelona Sants
12h 51m
Direct
09:39
18:30
Santiago de Compostela
Barcelona Sants
8h 51m
2 changes
12:10
21:30
Santiago de Compostela
Barcelona Sants
9h 20m
2 changes

Renfe and Alvia trains from Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona Sants

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

Renfe and Alvia trains from Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona Sants

You can travel from Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona Sants on Renfe and Alvia trains. Please note that these trains may not run direct from Santiago de Compostela 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 Alvia Train

Renfe's Alvia services combine high-speed tracks with lower speed sections, reaching speeds of up to 250 km/h on international lines and 200 km/h on conventional lines. These trains connect the cities of Madrid, Barcelona and Alicante with the other main Spanish cities. Alvia offers two types of classes – Turista (Second Class) and Preferente (First Class). The latter has wider seats, carriages with fewer seats, offers complimentary food and drinks, free newspapers, and access to parking and Club meeting rooms.

Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona Sants train prices

Train tickets from Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona Sants start at €41.45 if purchased from 3 to 6 months in advance. Prices for train journeys from Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona Sants start at €139.19 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.

7 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€139.19
1 day
in advance
€169.15
Avg. single price
On the day
€183.49
Avg. single price

How long does it take to travel from Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona Sants by train?

The average journey time between Santiago de Compostela and Barcelona Sants is 11 hours and 32 minutes and the fastest journey time is 8 hours and 42 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 8 trains per day travelling from Santiago de Compostela 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 Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona Sants?

The first train from Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona Sants departs at 05:15. The last train from Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona Sants departs at 17:30. 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 Santiago de Compostela and Barcelona Sants?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona Sants without having to change trains. There are 1 direct train from Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona Sants. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Santiago de Compostela?

By train, of course. See trains from Barcelona Sants to Santiago de Compostela.

  • *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 Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona Sants for a typical week day using timetable data for 19/10/2018. 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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