Madrid Barajas Airport to Barcelona train

Cheap train tickets from Madrid Barajas Airport to Barcelona

Showing times and prices for Feb 07

Cheapest

18

Average

19

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

Cheapest
06:40AMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha2h30 09:10AMBarcelona Sants
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181One-way
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07:05AMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha2h45 09:50AMBarcelona Sants
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191One-way
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02:15PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha2h30 04:45PMBarcelona Sants
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191One-way
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09:00PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha2h45 11:45PMBarcelona Sants
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191One-way
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06:05AMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha2h30 08:35AMBarcelona Sants
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191One-way

Train schedule from Madrid Barajas Airport to Barcelona

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06:05AMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha2h30 08:35AMBarcelona Sants
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06:40AMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha2h30 09:10AMBarcelona Sants
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07:05AMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha2h45 09:50AMBarcelona Sants
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07:25AMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha2h30 09:55AMBarcelona Sants
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09:16AMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha2h45 12:01PMBarcelona Sants
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10:05AMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha2h55 01:00PMBarcelona Sants
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11:25AMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha2h45 02:10PMBarcelona Sants
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01:20PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha2h45 04:05PMBarcelona Sants
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02:15PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha2h30 04:45PMBarcelona Sants
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03:25PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha2h45 06:10PMBarcelona Sants
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05:20PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha2h30 07:50PMBarcelona Sants
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05:25PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha2h45 08:10PMBarcelona Sants
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06:35PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha2h30 09:05PMBarcelona Sants
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07:25PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha2h45 10:10PMBarcelona Sants
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08:35PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha2h30 11:05PMBarcelona Sants
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09:00PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha2h45 11:45PMBarcelona Sants
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Fastest train times from Madrid Barajas Airport to Barcelona

Showing times and prices for Feb 07

Fastest Journey

2 h 30 m

Average

2 h 30 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

492 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Madrid Barajas Airport for Barcelona every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
05:20PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha2h30 07:50PMBarcelona Sants
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291One-way
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02:15PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha2h30 04:45PMBarcelona Sants
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191One-way
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06:40AMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha2h30 09:10AMBarcelona Sants
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181One-way
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08:35PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha2h30 11:05PMBarcelona Sants
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261One-way
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06:35PMMadrid-Puerta de Atocha2h30 09:05PMBarcelona Sants
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351One-way

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Overview: Train from Madrid Barajas Airport to Barcelona

distanceDistance304 miles (491 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 30 min
priceAverage train ticket price$20 (€18)
frequencyTrain frequency17 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersRenfe or Renfe AVE

Trains from Madrid Barajas Airport to Barcelona cover the 304 miles (491 km) long route taking on average 2 h 30 min with our travel partners like Renfe or Renfe AVE. Normally, there are 17 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $20 (€18), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $16 (€14).

Train providers: Renfe and AVE from Madrid Barajas Airport to Barcelona trains

Travel between Madrid Barajas Airport and Barcelona from $16 (€14) with Omio’s train partners Renfe and AVE! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.

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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 Madrid Barajas Airport to Barcelona 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.

Madrid Barajas Airport to Barcelona train information with Renfe:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 44 min
  • Renfe frequency: 17 a day

Enjoy a quick and easy journey on a train to Barcelona from Madrid Barajas Airport 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 Barcelona from Madrid Barajas Airport covering the 304 miles (491 km) distance. Look out for ticket options like Promo, Promo +, and Flexible to find the most convenient Madrid Barajas Airport to Barcelona 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.

    Travel Tips: Trains from Madrid Barajas Airport to Barcelona

    Travel Tips: Travel by train to Barcelona 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 Barajas Airport to Barcelona.
    FAQs
    Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Madrid Barajas Airport to Barcelona for the next 7 days starting from $16 (€14)  one way.
    If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Madrid Barajas Airport to Barcelona train to cost on average $20 (€18)  one way.
    When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Barcelona from Madrid Barajas Airport by train to be approximately 304 miles (491 km).
    While the time it takes to travel 304 miles (491 km) to Barcelona from Madrid Barajas Airport can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Madrid Barajas Airport to Barcelona train journey time is on average 2 h 30 min.
    Take the Madrid Barajas Airport to Barcelona train with Renfe or Renfe AVE. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route between Madrid Barajas Airport and Barcelona as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    On average, there are 17 trains a day from Madrid Barajas Airport to Barcelona. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    The first Madrid Barajas Airport to Barcelona train departs at 7: 35 PM   and the last train from Madrid Barajas Airport to Barcelona leaves at 7: 35 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Madrid Barajas Airport to Barcelona on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
    You can find trains from Madrid Barajas Airport to Barcelona to cost on average $20 (€18) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Madrid Barajas Airport to Barcelona train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.
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