Cheap train tickets from Barcelona to Granada

Showing times and prices for Jan 21

Cheapest

$120

Average

$171

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.

The average ticket from Barcelona to Granada will cost around $ 171 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 120.

Cheapest
08:30AMBarcelona Sants6h22 02:52PMGranada
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$1201One-way
2nd Cheapest
03:45PMBarcelona Sants30h10 09:55PMGranada
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$1501One-way
02:00PMBarcelona Sants8h35 10:35PMGranada
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$1841One-way
03:00PMBarcelona Sants7h35 10:35PMGranada
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$1841One-way
04:25PMBarcelona Sants6h10 10:35PMGranada
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$1881One-way

Train schedule from Barcelona to Granada

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08:30AMBarcelona Sants6h22 02:52PMGranada
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11:00AMBarcelona Sants6h52 05:52PMGranada
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02:00PMBarcelona Sants8h35 10:35PMGranada
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03:00PMBarcelona Sants7h35 10:35PMGranada
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03:25PMBarcelona Sants7h10 10:35PMGranada
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03:45PMBarcelona Sants30h10 09:55PMGranada
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04:25PMBarcelona Sants6h10 10:35PMGranada
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Fri
Jan 21
$120Renfe AVE
$95Alsa
$84Vueling
Sat
Jan 22
$105Renfe AVE
$54Flixbus
$77Vueling
Sun
Jan 23
$90Renfe AVE
$95Alsa
$77Vueling
Mon
Jan 24
$105Renfe AVE
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Tue
Jan 25
$90Renfe AVE
$95Alsa
$55Vueling
Wed
Jan 26
$90Renfe AVE
$95Alsa
$92Vueling
Thu
Jan 27
$105Renfe AVE
$54Flixbus
$100Vueling
Fri
Jan 28
$90Renfe AVE
$95Alsa
$84Vueling
Sat
Jan 29
$105Renfe AVE
$54Flixbus
$70Vueling
Sun
Jan 30
$90Renfe AVE
$95Alsa
$70Vueling
Mon
Jan 31
$120Renfe AVE
$95Alsa
$77Vueling
Tue
Feb 1
$90Renfe AVE
$95Alsa
$36Vueling
Wed
Feb 2
$90Renfe AVE
$95Alsa
$48Vueling
Thu
Feb 3
$105Renfe AVE
$54Flixbus
$84Vueling
Fri
Feb 4
$120Renfe AVE
$95Alsa
$92Vueling
Sat
Feb 5
$90Renfe AVE
$72Flixbus
$97Air Europa
Sun
Feb 6
$90Renfe AVE
$95Alsa
$55Vueling
Mon
Feb 7
$90Renfe AVE
$95Alsa
$48Vueling
Tue
Feb 8
$90Renfe AVE
$95Alsa
$62Iberia
Wed
Feb 9
$90Renfe AVE
$95Alsa
$48Vueling

Fastest train times from Barcelona to Granada

Showing times and prices for Jan 21

Fastest Journey

6 h 10 m

Average

10 h 24 m

Trains per day

7

Distance

681 km

Of the 7 trains that leave Barcelona for Granada every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 681 km distance in an average of 10 h 24 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 6 h 10 m .

The slowest trains will take 1d 6 h 10 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
04:25PMBarcelona Sants6h10 10:35PMGranada
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$1881One-way
2nd Fastest
08:30AMBarcelona Sants6h22 02:52PMGranada
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$1201One-way
11:00AMBarcelona Sants6h52 05:52PMGranada
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$1881One-way
03:25PMBarcelona Sants7h10 10:35PMGranada
1 changes
$1881One-way
03:00PMBarcelona Sants7h35 10:35PMGranada
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$1841One-way

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Overview: Train from Barcelona to Granada

distanceDistance422 miles (681 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 22 min
priceAverage train ticket price$103 (€85)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersRenfe AVE

Trains from Barcelona to Granada cover the 422 miles (681 km) long journey taking on average 6 h 22 min with our travel partners like Renfe AVE. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $90 (€75), but the average price of train tickets is $103 (€85). Travelers depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Granada.

Train providers: AVE from Barcelona to Granada trains

AVE trains will get you from Barcelona to Granada from $90 (€75). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

AVE

AVE offers excellent high-speed train services in Spain, including the route between Barcelona and Granada. Omio, as an official Renfe AVE partner, shows you AVE train schedules so you can choose the fastest and cheapest Barcelona to Granada train ticket. The distance from Barcelona to Granada on AVE is approximately 422 miles (681 km) and prices start as low as $90 (€75) on Omio.

Renfe AVE has a wide variety of ticket types with special offers such as Promo, Promo + and Flexible tickets. If you are a regular Renfe customer, you can apply discount cards such as the Gold Card and the + Renfe Youth 50 Card at Omio when purchasing an AVE ticket.

The AVE trains are the most popular from Renfe, with the most schedules throughout the day. Their trains offer a restaurant, WiFi, bathrooms, entertainment on board and, most importantly, the highest speed to reach your destination. As one of the fastest trains in the entire world, AVE trains reach speeds up to 192 mph (310 kmh) on select routes and connect the main Spanish cities in just a few hours. Reserve your AVE tickets with Omio today!

AVE from Barcelona to Granada train information:

  • Average Duration: 6 h 10 min
  • Average Price: $90
  • AVE frequency: 1 a day

Trains from Barcelona to Granada

There are no direct trains in Spain between Barcelona and Granada but the Spanish train provider Renfe offers daily trains between the two cities with connections at Madrid, Antequera-Santa Ana, or Cordoba. There are 7 daytime departures starting at just before 6:00 a.m. and continuing until around 8:30 p.m. with journey times of between 7½ and 9½ hours.

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Barcelona to Granada Train Cost

Average prices for Renfe trains from Barcelona to Granada when you book in advance

Booking Period

Average Price

Same Day

€209

1 Day in Advance

€181

1 Week in Advance

€105

2 Weeks in Advance

€93

1 Month in Advance

€82

3 Months in Advance

€64


Barcelona to Granada Trains: General Information


Travelers in Spain can offset some of the cost of Barcelona to Granada train tickets by planning ahead and booking tickets as far in advance as possible.


  • autobus All Barcelona to Granada trains are run by Renfe.
  • autobus All Renfe trains are direct, depart from Barcelona's Sants train station and arrive at Granada train station.
  • autobus Journey Time: The Barcelona to Granada train journey takes as little as 7 hours and 40 minutes to arrive in Granada.
  • autobus Most travelers book their Barcelona to Granada train tickets approximately 1 day in advance of the travel date.




Based on Omio's travel data, as the table above clearly illustrates, ticket prices on Barcelona to Granada trains decrease the further you book in advance:

  • It is 13% cheaper to book a Barcelona to Granada train a day ahead of time rather than purchasing a ticket at the station.
  • It is 50% cheaper to purchase Barcelona to Granada train tickets 1 week ahead of when you intend to travel.
  • Finally, Barcelona to Granada train costs are 61% cheaper when booked 1 month in advance as opposed to purchasing a train ticket the day of.

Taking the Train from Barcelona

Renfe trains for Granada depart from Barcelona Sants Station, a large international terminus located to the South West of the city. Sants train station has good transport links into the city center which connect with an efficient network of buses, trams, local and Metro trains. Barcelona also has several night bus services while car rentals and taxis are available at the station.

Getting into Granada by Train

Granada is a beautiful and historic city and the ideal destination for a short city break. Within a short drive of an hour, visitors can take advantage of skiing in the Sierra Granada or enjoy the beautiful Andalusian coastline. In the city of Granada itself, the main attraction is the stunning Alhambra. This Moorish and medieval complex is made up of the Alcazaba, the Palacio Nazaries, the Generalife Garden and the ancient Medina. Visitors should plan on taking at least a day to explore the Alhambra. Granada's main train station is just a short bus ride away from the historic heart of the city or the journey can be made by taxi from the rank located outside the station entrance. The best way to enjoy the city's atmosphere is on foot although frequent local buses cover all areas.

Travel Tips: Trains from Barcelona to Granada

Travel by train to Granada easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Barcelona to Granada.
FAQs

What is the price of the cheapest train from Barcelona to Granada?

Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Barcelona and Granada for the next 7 days starting from $90 (€75)  one way.

What is the price of a train ticket from Barcelona to Granada?

The Barcelona to Granada train ticket price is on average $103 (€85)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next week.

What is the distance between Barcelona and Granada by train?

You should expect to travel around 422 miles (681 km)  from Barcelona to Granada by train.

How long is the train to Granada from Barcelona?

On average the Barcelona to Granada train time is 6 h 22 min  covering the 422 miles (681 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

What station does the train from Barcelona to Granada depart from? Which Granada train station do I come into from Barcelona?

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Barcelona Sants   and arrive in Granada.

Where is the train station in Barcelona? Where is the train station in Granada?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Barcelona Sants, which is located around 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Granada, located 0.3 miles (510 m) away from the city center.

Which train companies can take me to Granada from Barcelona?

Take the Barcelona to Granada train with Renfe AVE. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip from Barcelona to Granada as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Can I book a direct train from Barcelona to Granada?

Yes, there is 1 direct train to Granada from Barcelona per day with Renfe AVE  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you buy your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.

How many train services per day are there between Barcelona and Granada?

The average number of trains departing Barcelona for Granada is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

When is the earliest train from Barcelona to Granada? When is the last train from Barcelona to Granada?

You can take the first train from Barcelona to Granada at 7: 30 AM. The last train from Barcelona to Granada that you can take departs at 7: 30 AM. Omio shows you the latest train from Barcelona to Granada schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.

How early should I book train tickets from Barcelona to Granada to score the best deals?

You can find trains to Granada from Barcelona to cost on average $103 (€85) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Barcelona to Granada train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Barcelona
Granada
The major railway station for departures from Barcelona is Barcelona Sants. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Barcelona Sants for your journey between Barcelona and Granada.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+34 934956020
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 00 - 22: 00
Public transit options for Barcelona Sants
Metro lines: L3, L5
Bus lines: A1, A2
Train lines: AVE, Alvia, Euromed, Talgo, Trenhotel, TGV, Avant, Intercity, R1, R2, R2 Nord, R2 Sud, R3, R4, RG1, R11, R12, R13, R14, R15, R16, R17