The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Barcelona to Pamplona is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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Of the 3 trains that leave Barcelona for Pamplona every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||218 miles (351 km)|
|Average train duration||3 h 51 min|
|Average train ticket price||$56 (€51)|
|Train frequency||3 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 2 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Renfe, Renfe ALVIA, Renfe Intercity or Renfe AVE|
Trains from Barcelona to Pamplona cover the 218 miles (351 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 51 min with our travel partners like Renfe, Renfe ALVIA, Renfe Intercity or Renfe AVE. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $56 (€51), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $35 (€32). Travelers depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Pamplona.
You can travel by train between Barcelona and Pamplona with Renfe and AVE for as low as $35 (€32). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.
Renfe is Spain’s national train company operating freight and passenger trains on Spain’s extensive railway network as well as international routes to neighboring France and Portugal. Renfe has a wide range of ticket types to fit your budget like the Basic, Elige and Premium tickets. Renfe also offers discount cards like the Renfe Gold Card and +Renfe Youth Card 50 for qualified travelers. You can use these savings offers and discount cards on Omio when booking your Barcelona to Pamplona trip. Renfe has a vast fleet of trains with different levels of comfort, amenities and speed. The Renfe AVE trains run at high speed and serve long-distance routes, Alvia trains combine high-speed and normal speed trains serving domestic routes, Altaria serves domestic routes into southern Spain, Euromed offers domestic routes along the Mediterranean coast, Avant trains serve regional commuter routes and Trenhotel offers night train routes.
Enjoy a quick and easy journey on a train from Barcelona to Pamplona with AVE, the high-speed train from Renfe, the main Spanish railroad company and official travel partner of Omio. Search all AVE train schedules and tickets on Omio to find the best deals for a train to Pamplona from Barcelona covering the 218 miles (351 km) distance. Look out for ticket options like Promo, Promo +, and Flexible to find the most convenient Barcelona to Pamplona train ride for you. Renfe AVE even offers discount cards for regular customers, such as the Renfe Gold Card and the + Renfe Youth 50 Card, which can be used when buying AVE tickets on Omio.
Renfe covers around 9, 300 miles (15, 000 km) between national and international routes, among which are its AVE routes that connect the main cities of Spain. AVE trains are well-known among travelers for providing ultimate comfort, flexibility and convenience. Their trains are the most popular of Renfe’s fleet due to their high speeds reaching up to 192 mph (310 kmh) on select routes. They are also popular with travelers due to their premium services onboard, such as a restaurant, bathrooms, WiFi access, and entertainment.
AVE from Barcelona to Pamplona train information:
Pamplona is a city situated in the northeastern part of Spain. The city is known all over the world for its Bull Running festival, which is held every July. Other attractions not to be missed include the gothic cathedral of Pamplona, the Fountain of Neptune, and the river Arga. If visiting Pamplona from Barcelona, consider traveling by train. It is the most convenient and fastest way to reach Pamplona city. The train from Barcelona to Pamplona takes an average of three hours and 48 minutes, covering a distance of 219 miles (352 kilometers). Passengers will depart from Barcelona Sants station and arrive at Pamplona Iruna train station.
Every day, 11 trains operate between Barcelona to Pamplona. There is a train departing every four hours. Of the 11 trains, seven travel direct, so it is easy to avoid journeys with transfers. On weekdays the first train is scheduled to leave Barcelona at around 6:30 a.m. and the last at approximately 10:00 p.m. Over the weekend the first train departs Barcelona slightly later at around 7:30 a.m. and the last at 10:30 p.m. Also, during the weekends, the trains are more frequent.
The average journey time from Barcelona to Pamplona is three hours and 48 minutes. Direct trains will arrive in Pamplona in just three hours and 38 minutes. The slowest trains, which are connecting trains, will take three hours and 52 minutes and usually include a transfer or two along the way.
Departure train station: The train from Barcelona to Pamplona will depart from Barcelona Sants station. This station is situated in the western part of Barcelona and can be easily accessed by taxis, buses, or the metro. The facilities at Barcelona Sants station are plentiful to handle the large number of travelers who pass through the station every day. Some of the facilities include toilets, travel information desks, free Wi-Fi, luggage lockers, lost and found office, facilities for disabled persons, restaurants, and shopping malls.
Arrival train station: The train from Barcelona to Pamplona will arrive at Pamplona Iruna station, which is the central train station of Pamplona. It is located within walking distance (30-minute walk) from the city center. Travelers can also take a bus from Pamplona Iruna station to reach the city center, which takes 20 minutes. Facilities at Pamplona Iruna include 24-hour front desk, passengers' lounges, cash exchange points, toilets, and restaurants.
Passengers can travel from Barcelona to Pamplona on trains operated by Renfe. Renfe is the national train operator in Spain. It has the most extensive network of high-speed trains linking major cities in Spain. It is the only train company in the Barcelona to Pamplona route.
Renfe operates high-speed trains from Barcelona Sants to Pamplona every four hours. The journey takes three hours and 47 minutes.
Each train from Barcelona to Pamplona has wide comfortable seats, air-conditioned carriages, and for first class travelers Renfe offers free newspapers and complimentary meals and drinks. Free WiFi is only available to +Renfe loyalty card holders. The trains have first and second classes. Both classes require a seat reservation. Passengers can bring luggage up to 25 kilograms only. Folded or disassembled bicycles are also allowed. Sports equipment must travel inside the corresponding containers. Small pets are also permitted, but only one animal per passenger. The pet should then be kept in a discreet spot during the journey (preferably at the owner's feet) so that it does not disturb the other passengers. Renfe onboard staff offer free care to persons with limited mobility throughout the journey. There are also two specific places in the first class for passengers with wheelchairs.
To get cheap fares from Barcelona to Pamplona, book train tickets as early as possible. Renfe releases their tickets around one to two months in advance, many of which are cheaper when booked early. If the booking is not yet open for the intended travel dates, then set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your trip from Barcelona to Pamplona. Also, opt for connecting trains. They may take longer to arrive but can help save on train fare. Passengers are also advised to buy the Spain Pass to enjoy discounts on train travel throughout Spain.
Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Barcelona Sants to Pamplona.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Barcelona Sants and travel around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from the city center to this train station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Pamplona and need to travel approximately 2.1 miles (3.4 km) from the train station to the city center in Pamplona.
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