The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Barcelona to Perpignan will cost around $ 57 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 37.
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1 h 20 m
2 h 26 m
Trains per day
Of the 17 train that leave Barcelona for Perpignan every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct train cover the 158 km distance in an average of 2 h 26 m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 1 h 20 m .
The slowest train will take 4 h 11 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.
|Avg. Train Duration:|
1 hours 21 minutes
|Train Ticket Price:||$41|
|Trains depart from:||Barcelona|
|Trains arrive in:||Perpignan|
The installation of the high-speed line has made the journey from Barcelona to Perpignan a pleasant ride on wheels, loaded with comfort and panoramic views of the Mediterranean coastline. During this journey, which lasts less than 1.5 hours, travellers will be able to connect to the internet and enjoy a wide range of online content.
The Barcelona Perpignan train routes are under the joint management of the Spanish national company Renfe and its French counterpart SNCF. This is the daily service provided by high-speed trains that run at 320 km/h and offer numerous amenities on board, including free wifi connection and mobile bar with catering.
Travels on the Barcelona Perpignan trains last an average of 1 hour and 22 minutes. All connections on this popular route run without stopovers and intermediate stops. Each of the high-speed trains operated by Renfe-SNCF has facilities adapted for passengers with special capacities or reduced mobility.
From Monday to Saturday there are 6 daily trains from Barcelona to Perpignan. On Sundays, the frequency of connections between the two cities rises to 7 in total. The number of daily routes from Barcelona to Perpignan increases slightly in the summer due to a greater influx of tourists on this route.
Barcelona-Sants station: is located in the district of Sants-Montjuïc, located in the southern part of Barcelona. Its spacious premises include numerous shops, cafés and restaurants (some with free wifi), slogans, ATMs, lottery outlets, car rental agencies, a hotel, pharmacy and police station. Lines L3 and L5 of the metro connect the station with different strategic points of the Catalan capital.
Perpignan Station: is located in Salvador Dalí Street, named after the famous Spanish painter who in 1960 affirmed that Perpignan station was the "center of the universe" because of its impressive interior decoration. Its historical enclosure has lockers, defibrillators, ATMs and free and unlimited wifi. Bus number 7 connects the station with the Perpignan airport, while CTPM urban buses link their facilities with different points in the city.