Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants train

Cheap train tickets from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants

Showing times and prices for Jul 07

Cheapest

67

Average

114

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.

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08:00AMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha2h30 10:30AMBarcelona Sants
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671One-way
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09:00AMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha2h30 11:30AMBarcelona Sants
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811One-way
08:30AMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha2h45 11:15AMBarcelona Sants
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1021One-way
08:00PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha2h30 10:30PMBarcelona Sants
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1211One-way
08:40PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha3h15 11:55PMBarcelona Sants
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1211One-way

Train schedule from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants

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07:00AMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha2h30 09:30AMBarcelona Sants
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08:00AMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha2h30 10:30AMBarcelona Sants
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08:30AMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha2h45 11:15AMBarcelona Sants
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09:00AMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha2h30 11:30AMBarcelona Sants
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01:25PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha2h57 04:22PMBarcelona Sants
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03:00PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha2h30 05:30PMBarcelona Sants
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07:00PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha2h30 09:30PMBarcelona Sants
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08:00PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha2h30 10:30PMBarcelona Sants
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08:40PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha3h15 11:55PMBarcelona Sants
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Fastest train times from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants

Showing times and prices for Jul 07

Fastest Journey

2 h 30 m

Average

2 h 39 m

Trains per day

9

Distance

502 km

Of the 9 trains that leave Madrid-Puerta de Atocha for Barcelona Sants every day 9 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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07:00AMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha2h30 09:30AMBarcelona Sants
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1251One-way
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07:00PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha2h30 09:30PMBarcelona Sants
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1611One-way
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09:00AMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha2h30 11:30AMBarcelona Sants
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811One-way
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08:00AMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha2h30 10:30AMBarcelona Sants
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671One-way
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03:00PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha2h30 05:30PMBarcelona Sants
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1251One-way

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Overview: Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants

distanceDistance311 miles (501 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 30 min
priceAverage train ticket price$88 (€82)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersRenfe AVE

Trains from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants cover the 311 miles (501 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 30 min with our travel partners like Renfe AVE. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $72 (€67), but the average price of train tickets is $88 (€82). Travelers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Barcelona Sants.

Train companies: AVE from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants trains

Travel between Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and Barcelona Sants from $72 (€67) with Omio’s train partners AVE! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.

AVE

Travel comfortably from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants with AVE, Renfe's high-speed trains. When you travel on the AVE train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants, the distance to travel is 311 miles (501 km) and prices start as low as $72 (€67). Check all the AVE train schedules and find the cheapest ticket between Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and Barcelona Sants on Omio!

Renfe is the main railroad company in Spain and offers a wide variety of AVE tickets perfect for your budget, such as Promo, Promo + and Flexible tickets. Renfe also offers discount cards such as the Gold Card and the + Renfe Youth 50 Card that you can add when booking your Renfe AVE ticket with Omio.

The Renfe AVE trains are among the fastest in the world, reaching 192 mph (310 kmh) on select routes, and the AVE connects the main cities of the country in just a few hours, offering comfort and flexibility in long and medium distances. All AVE trains have a restaurant, WiFi, bathrooms and entertainment on board, and when you book your ticket on Omio, we offer you the possibility of choosing the seat that suits you best.

Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants train information with AVE:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 50 min
  • Average Price: $72
  • AVE frequency: 16 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants

Travel by train to Barcelona Sants 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 Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants.
FAQs
Train tickets from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $72 (€67)  one way in the next 7 days.
The train price between Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and Barcelona Sants is on average $88 (€82)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
You should expect to travel around 311 miles (501 km)  to Barcelona Sants from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha by train.
The Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants train duration is on average 2 h 30 min, which is to be expected when traveling 311 miles (501 km) between Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and Barcelona Sants. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

Omio customers book a train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha   to Barcelona Sants   most frequently for this route.

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and need to travel around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Barcelona Sants most often arrive at Barcelona Sants and need to travel around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from this train station to the city center.

Take the Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants train with Renfe AVE. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route to Barcelona Sants from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Yes, there are 16 direct trains per day from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants. You can look to travel with Renfe AVE  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this route.
On average, there are 16 trains a day from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the first train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants at 5: 00 AM. The last train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants that you can take departs at 6: 40 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
If you book the Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $88 (€82). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and Barcelona Sants. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Trains departing from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha

Distance from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to city center
Distance from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to city center
1.4 miles (2.2 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 10: 00 - 20: 00
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Metro lines: 1
Bus lines: 10, 14, 24, 26, 32, 37, 54, 57, 59, 85, 86, 102, 121, 203
Train lines: C1, C2, C3, C4, C5, C7, C8, C10
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Madrid Barajas Airport
12 miles (20 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport can be reached by public transit on the line 203 or the C1 train that run every 15-20 min.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free WiFi in the station and on all Renfe trains.
ATM
ATM
In various points at the station.
Lockers
Lockers
Open daily from 05: 30 to 22: 00.
Parking
Parking
Opening Hours: 24/7 Parking space: 1082 Parking Pricing: €3. 80 per hour
Dining
Dining
Passion Food | La Barrila | Enrique Tomás | Pic Nic | Foodissimo! | PureGusto | Burger King
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
SIXT | Hertz | National Car Rental
Information Desk
Information Desk
On the ground floor of the main concourse.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Wheelchair parking, adapted elevators, adapted platforms, lobby shopping area.

Trains arriving to Barcelona Sants

Distance from Barcelona Sants to city center
Distance from Barcelona Sants to city center
1.6 miles (2.6 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 00 - 22: 00
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
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
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Barcelona El Prat Airport
9 miles (14 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport can be reached from the station on the R2 Nord (R2N) trains that run every 30min.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Hotspots in and near restaurants.
ATM
ATM
In the central part of the station.
Lockers
Lockers
Staffed and automatic. Open daily from 05: 30 to 21: 00.
Parking
Parking
Opening Hours: 24/7 Parking space: 926 Parking Pricing: €3. 50 per hour
Dining
Dining
McDonald’s | Caffe di Fiore | Ars Café | Café de l'Estació | Café de l’Estació Deli | Lavazza | Como | Peter's | Tutti Frutti | Enrique Tomás | & many more
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Alamo | Enterprise | National | Europcar | Sixt
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located in various locations inside the station.
Accessibility
Accessibility
All areas of the station have full disability access facilities.

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