Madrid Barajas Airport (MAD) to Barcelona Sants train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Madrid Barajas Airport (MAD) to Barcelona Sants

Showing times and prices for May 28

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

2 h 30 m

Average

2 h 40 m

Trains per day

19

Distance

490 km

Cheap train tickets from Madrid Barajas Airport (MAD) to start from $55 with an average ticket price of $62.

The fastest train from Madrid Barajas Airport (MAD) to takes 2h 30m in comparison to an average duration of 2h 40m and covers a distance of 490 km.

19 trains that leave Madrid Barajas Airport (MAD) for every day with 19 travelling directly.

Cheapest
SNCF OUIGO
09:00PM2h45
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
11:45PMBarcelona Sants
$551One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
SNCF OUIGO
10:05AM2h55
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
01:00PMBarcelona Sants
$591One-way
0 transfers
iryo
01:50PM2h45
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
04:35PMBarcelona Sants
$631One-way
0 transfers
SNCF OUIGO
02:15PM2h30
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
04:45PMBarcelona Sants
$641One-way
0 transfers
iryo
08:25PM2h45
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
11:10PMBarcelona Sants
$691One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Madrid Barajas Airport (MAD) to Barcelona Sants

distanceDistance304 miles (490 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 30 min
priceAverage train ticket price$47 (€41)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesOuigo, iryo, AVE or Renfe AVLO

Trains from Madrid Barajas Airport (MAD) to Barcelona Sants cover the 304 miles (490 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 30 min with our travel partners like Ouigo, iryo, AVE or Renfe AVLO. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $47 (€41), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $18 (€16).

Train companies: Ouigo, AVE and iryo from Madrid Barajas Airport (MAD) to Barcelona Sants trains

You can travel by train between Madrid Barajas Airport (MAD) and Barcelona Sants with Ouigo, AVE and iryo for as low as $17 (€15). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

Renfe Avlo is Renfe's low-cost high-speed AVE train provider offering trains from Madrid Barajas Airport (MAD) to Barcelona Sants. It's a new service operating on some of Spain's most popular long-distance lines like Madrid to Barcelona-Figueres line. Avlo trains can travel up to 300 km/h. There is a single Economy Class with assigned tickets called Básica but this includes power sockets at each seat and vending machines. Avlo trains run between popular Spanish cities like Madrid, Zaragoza, Tarragona, Barcelona, Girona and Figueres. The routes Renfe-AVLO serves are expected to expand.

FAQs: Trains from Madrid Barajas Airport (MAD) to Barcelona Sants

FAQs: Travel by train from Madrid Barajas Airport (MAD) 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 Barajas Airport (MAD) to Barcelona Sants.
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Cheap train tickets from Madrid Barajas Airport (MAD) to Barcelona Sants can start from as little as $18 (€16) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Madrid Barajas Airport (MAD) to Barcelona Sants is $47 (€41); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time to Barcelona Sants from Madrid Barajas Airport (MAD) is on average 2 h 30 min   for the 304 mile (490 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Madrid Barajas Airport (MAD) and Barcelona Sants by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Madrid Barajas Airport (MAD) to Barcelona Sants leaves at 5: 40 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Madrid Barajas Airport (MAD) to Barcelona Sants leaves at 8: 00 PM.
Yes, you can take a high-speed train from Madrid Barajas Airport (MAD) to Barcelona Sants with Ouigo or iryo. Overall you can travel with the following companies: Ouigo, iryo, AVE or Renfe AVLO.
When taking a train from Madrid Barajas Airport (MAD) to Barcelona Sants, you can count on Ouigo, iryo, AVE or Renfe AVLO for the best way to get you to Barcelona Sants. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Madrid Barajas Airport (MAD) to Barcelona Sants and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 8: 00 PM.
The cheapest month for a train from Madrid Barajas Airport (MAD) to Barcelona Sants is August.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel between Madrid Barajas Airport (MAD) and Barcelona Sants including taking a bus, train or flight.

Trains arriving to Barcelona Sants

Distance from Barcelona Sants to city center
Distance from Barcelona Sants to city center
1.4 miles (2.3 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.
Taxi
Taxi
Lockers
Lockers
Staffed and automatic. Open daily from 05: 30 to 21: 00.
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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