Trains from Madrid to Barcelona

Madrid to Barcelona train information

Madrid Barcelona train map

Train duration 3h27m
Arrival Barcelona, Spain
Departure Madrid, Spain
Distance 314 Miles
Train operators Renfe
Lowest train price from £43.50

Which operators can I use?

There are a lot of train operators across the United Kingdom & Europe but the trains from Madrid in Spain to Barcelona in Spain are provided by Renfe.

How long is the train?

There are 314 miles between the two cities and the average duration between Madrid to Barcelona is around 3h27m. Train travel is most of the time the quickest way to travel to Barcelona from Madrid, and it's also more environmentally friendly than driving or taking the plane.

What is the price of a train ticket for this journey?

The cheapest ticket price we've found for the next 180 days is £43.50 one way.

Best prices for Madrid to Barcelona train tickets

from £43.50 MORE 2h58m
Other modes of transport available
Coach
from €19.98 MORE 20h08m
from €11.60 MORE 7h49m
Flight
from £22.83 MORE 7h04m

Madrid - Barcelona prices calendar

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Ticket prices and availability have been recorded in the last 72 hours from the data provided by our partners.

Madrid - Barcelona: the best time to book cheap trains

Cost of the train when booking in advance or at the last minute

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Days before Departure

The chart above illustrates the best prices found over the last six months depending on how much time in advance the ticket is purchased. Purchasing your train from Madrid to Barcelona in advance will enable you to pay less for your train.

The cheapest tickets we found were from £30 when purchasing your train 2 months in advance which is 49% cheaper than the best price we found when purchasing your seat on the day you're travelling.

Best prices for Madrid to Barcelona trains

We compare train ticket for all major companies to travel between Madrid and Barcelona by train and find the best prices for the coming days. Take a look at the prices of train tickets Barcelona to Madrid and find the best deal for your outbound journey.

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
Madrid
Atocha
Barcelona
Sants
£43.50 29/02/2020 07:30 Renfe 2 months ago
Madrid
Atocha
Barcelona
Sants
£58.50 29/02/2020 10:30 Renfe 2 months ago
Madrid
Atocha
Barcelona
Sants
£58.50 29/02/2020 20:30 Renfe 2 months ago
Madrid
Atocha
Barcelona
Sants
£58.50 29/02/2020 12:30 Renfe 2 months ago
Madrid
Atocha
Barcelona
Sants
£58.50 29/02/2020 08:30 Renfe 2 months ago
Madrid
Atocha
Barcelona
Sants
£58.50 29/02/2020 17:30 Renfe 2 months ago
Madrid
Atocha
Barcelona
Sants
£58.50 29/02/2020 12:30 Renfe 2 months ago
Madrid
Atocha
Barcelona
Sants
£58.50 29/02/2020 12:30 Renfe 2 months ago
Madrid
Atocha
Barcelona
Sants
£58.50 29/02/2020 20:30 Renfe 2 months ago
Madrid
Atocha
Barcelona
Sants
£58.50 29/02/2020 17:30 Renfe 2 months ago

Best prices for the next 180 days.

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