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Overview: Train from Genoa to Barcelona

distanceDistance400 miles (645 km)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day

Trains from Genoa to Barcelona cover the 400 miles (645 km) long trip taking on average 18 h 40 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Genova Piazza Principe and arrive in Barcelona Sants.

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FAQs

What are the travel restrictions for Barcelona, Spain if I'm coming from Genoa, Italy by train?

Travel between Genoa, Italy and Barcelona, Spain by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Spain from Italy?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Spain from Genoa?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

What are the safety rules to follow in Barcelona, Spain?

All travelers in Spain must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 1/27/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Genoa to Barcelona as this information can change.

What restrictions are there on reentering Italy from Barcelona, Spain?

The restriction level for your return train to Genoa, Italy from Barcelona is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Genoa from Barcelona restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Italy from Barcelona?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 48 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Genoa, Italy?

The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 1/27/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Genoa from Barcelona closer to your date of departure here here.

How many miles is it from Genoa to Barcelona by train?

The train distance from Genoa to Barcelona is around 400 miles (645 km).

How long is the train from Genoa to Barcelona?

The Genoa to Barcelona train duration is on average 18 h 40 min, which is to be expected when traveling 400 miles (645 km) to Barcelona from Genoa. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

What train station in Genoa goes to Barcelona? What train station do I come into Barcelona from Genoa?

Some of the Genoa train stations to Barcelona you can start your journey from include Genova Piazza Principe, Genova Brignole and Genova Sampierdarena. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Barcelona include Barcelona Sants, Barcelona Passeig De Gracia and Barcelona Estació De França.

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

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

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Genova Piazza Principe, located approximately 0.9 miles (1.5 km) from the city center of Genoa. The most popular arrival train station in Barcelona, called Barcelona Sants, is located around 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from its city center.

How many train services per day are there from Genoa to Barcelona?

The average number of trains departing Genoa for Barcelona is 2 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Genoa
Barcelona
Genova Piazza Principe is the most popular Genoa 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 Genoa for your trip to Barcelona.