The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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5 h 18 m
5 h 22 m
Trains per day
Of the 2 trains that leave Albacete for Barcelona every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||268 miles (432 km)|
|Average train duration||5 h 18 min|
|Average train ticket price||$55 (€53)|
|Train frequency||3 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there is 1 direct train a day|
|Train providers||Renfe Torre del Oro, Renfe or Renfe AVE|
Trains from Albacete to Barcelona cover the 268 miles (432 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 18 min with our travel partners like Renfe Torre del Oro, Renfe or Renfe AVE. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $36 (€34), but the average price of train tickets is $55 (€53). Travelers depart most frequently from Albacete and arrive in Barcelona Sants.
Find the best trains to Barcelona from Albacete with Omio's travel partners Renfe and AVE from $36 (€34). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.
Renfe is Spain’s national train company offering a multitude of domestic routes and international routes to France and Portugal. Renfe is known for its range of ticket types to fit anyone’s budget, such as the Basic, Elige and Premium tickets. Renfe also has discount cards for qualified travelers like the Renfe Gold Card and +Renfe Youth Card 50, which you can use on Omio. When you ride with Renfe, you can expect to find an impressive fleet of trains offering different levels of comfort, amenities and time needed to travel to your destination. These train types include Renfe AVE for high-speed long-distance routes, Alvia and Altaria for domestic routes in parts of Spain, Euromed for routes along the stunning Mediterranean coast, Avant commuter trains and Trenhotel night trains.
Travel 268 miles (432 km) to Barcelona from Albacete comfortably with AVE, the high-speed trains from Spain’s national railroad company, Renfe. As an official travel partner of Renfe AVE, we show you all the AVE train schedules and the best deals for the Albacete to Barcelona journey so you can spend more time enjoying your vacation. Simply check the AVE train times and tickets for the route, including the Promo, Promo + and Flexible tickets, and book cheap AVE tickets between Albacete and Barcelona. Renfe also offers discount cards that you can add when buying your tickets with Omio, such as the + Renfe Youth 50 Card and the Gold Card.
AVE trains connect the most important cities in the country in just a few hours and offer a multitude of schedules throughout the day for greater comfort and flexibility. The AVE is undoubtedly Renfe's most popular train; with its high speed of up to 192 mph (310 kmh) on select routes, AVE is one of the fastest trains in the entire world. All AVE trains have a restaurant, bathroom, WiFi and entertainment on board.
Albacete to Barcelona train information with AVE:
Renfe schedules numerous daily trains that cover the 510-kilometre route between Albacete and Barcelona. Passengers can choose between direct trains and 1 transfer routes in different cities, such as Valencia, Játiva, Madrid and Tarragona. This railway itinerary starts at Albacete station and ends at Barcelona Sants station, with a duration of 5 hours and 40 minutes in the case of Albacete Barcelona direct trains.
Renfe manages this route with medium distance trains. These models reach a maximum speed of 160 km/h, have 2 toilets and are adapted for people with reduced mobility. In addition, travelers can enjoy reclining seats with armrests, side tables, plugs and reading lights.
The fastest Albacete Barcelona trains have an estimated travel time of 5 hours and 40 minutes. The itineraries in which 1 transfer is made in some intermediate city have a variable duration, depending on the timetables, although many of them complete their journey in about 6 or 7 hours..
Every day there is 1 direct train from Albacete to Barcelona, except on Sundays, when all Albacete Barcelona trains make 1 transfer. On the other hand, the frequency of trains with 1 transfer is very high every day, with an average of 1 train every half hour.
Albacete Station-Los Llanos: located northeast of Albacete, close to the bus station. City bus lines C and D allow access from the city centre to the train station in about 15 minutes. The station site houses a shopping centre, as well as offering different services to travellers, such as parking, cafeteria, ATMs, luggage trolleys, car rental companies and luggage lockers.
Barcelona Sants Station: is located to the west of the centre of Barcelona, which can be reached by public transport via line 3 of the metro. The tour lasts approximately 7 minutes. It is the second most important station in Spain after Atocha and has restaurants, shops, cafes, car rental counters, consignment service, ATMs and parking, among other services and amenities.
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Albacete and arriving in Barcelona Sants.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Albacete and travel around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city center to this train station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Barcelona Sants and need to travel approximately 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from the train station to the city center in Barcelona.
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