Barcelona to Santander train

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The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Barcelona to Santander is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Renfe AVE
11:00AMBarcelona-sants7h15 06:15PMSantander
2 transfers
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Renfe AVE
03:25PMBarcelona-sants7h47 11:12PMSantander
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Train schedule from Barcelona to Santander

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Renfe AVE
11:00AMBarcelona-sants7h15 06:15PMSantander
2 transfers
Renfe AVE
03:25PMBarcelona-sants7h47 11:12PMSantander
2 transfers

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Fastest train times from Barcelona to Santander

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Fastest Journey

7 h 15 m

Average

7 h 31 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

541 km

It's difficult to get from Barcelona to Santander without transferring at least 2 times.

Renfe AVE
11:00AMBarcelona-sants7h15 06:15PMSantander
2 transfers
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Renfe AVE
03:25PMBarcelona-sants7h47 11:12PMSantander
2 transfers
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Overview: Train from Barcelona to Santander

distanceDistance335 miles (540 km)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesRenfe AVE

Trains from Barcelona to Santander cover the 335 miles (540 km) long journey taking on average 9 h 57 min with our travel partners like Renfe AVE. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Santander.

Train companies: AVE from Barcelona to Santander trains

Find the best route to Santander from Barcelona with Omio's train partners AVE! You'll find the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.

AVE

Looking for a comfortable way to travel between Barcelona and Santander? Reserve your Renfe AVE train from Barcelona to Santander with Omio today! Renfe is Spain’s national train company that offers a wide variety of connections throughout the country as well as France and Portugal, including the Barcelona to Santander route. Omio shows you current AVE schedules and tickets to cover the 335 miles (540 km) distance. You can choose from ticket options like Promo, Promo + or Flexible for the best deals on this journey. Renfe discount cards, such as the Renfe Gold Card and the + Renfe Youth 50 Card, can also be applied when purchasing your AVE ticket on Omio.

As the main high-speed train service in Spain, AVE provides amenities like a restaurant, bathrooms, WiFi access, and onboard entertainment on its routes. AVE covers long distances and connects major cities in Spain in just a few hours thanks to its high speed. These trains can reach speeds up to 192 mph (310 kmh) on select routes, making AVE trains one of the fastest in the entire world. AVE offers all travelers ultimate comfort, flexibility and convenience, and on Omio you can book AVE tickets in a few steps!

AVE from Barcelona to Santander train information:

  • Average Duration: 9 h 57 min
  • AVE frequency: 2 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Barcelona to Santander

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Santander 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 Santander.
FAQs
When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Barcelona and Santander by train to be approximately 335 miles (540 km).
On average the Barcelona to Santander train time is 9 h 57 min  covering the 335 miles (540 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Some of the Barcelona train stations to Santander you can start your journey from include Barcelona Sants, Barcelona Passeig De Gracia and Barcelona Estació De França. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Santander include Santander and Santander Valdecilla.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Barcelona Sants   and arriving in Santander.

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 Santander and need to travel approximately 1.2 miles (1.9 km) from the train station to the city center in Santander.

Take the Barcelona to Santander train with Renfe AVE. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey to Santander from Barcelona as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing Barcelona for Santander is 2 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The first Barcelona to Santander train departs at 11: 00 AM   and the last train from Barcelona to Santander leaves at 8: 00 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Barcelona to Santander on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

Important Stations and Airports in Barcelona and Santander

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Barcelona Sants is the most popular Barcelona railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Barcelona for your trip to Santander.

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