Madrid to Barcelona El Prat Airport (BCN) train

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Cheap train tickets from Madrid to Barcelona El Prat Airport (BCN)

Showing times and prices for Jul 22

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
SNCF OUIGO
09:00PM2h45
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
11:45PMBarcelona Sants
$1051One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
SNCF OUIGO
02:15PM2h30
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
04:45PMBarcelona Sants
$1131One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
SNCF OUIGO
10:05AM2h55
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
01:00PMBarcelona Sants
$1131One-way
0 transfers
SNCF OUIGO
05:20PM2h30
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
07:50PMBarcelona Sants
$1191One-way
0 transfers
iryo
04:40PM2h30
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
07:10PMBarcelona Sants
$1191One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Madrid to Barcelona El Prat Airport (BCN)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, July 22
SNCF OUIGO
10:05AM2h55
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
01:00PMBarcelona Sants
0 transfers
iryo
12:25PM2h45
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
03:10PMBarcelona Sants
0 transfers
iryo
01:50PM2h45
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
04:35PMBarcelona Sants
0 transfers
SNCF OUIGO
02:15PM2h30
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
04:45PMBarcelona Sants
0 transfers
iryo
03:25PM2h45
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
06:10PMBarcelona Sants
0 transfers
iryo
04:40PM2h30
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
07:10PMBarcelona Sants
0 transfers
SNCF OUIGO
05:20PM2h30
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
07:50PMBarcelona Sants
0 transfers
iryo
08:25PM2h45
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
11:10PMBarcelona Sants
0 transfers
SNCF OUIGO
09:00PM2h45
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
11:45PMBarcelona Sants
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Madrid to Barcelona El Prat Airport (BCN)

Showing times and prices for Jul 22

Fastest Journey

2 h 30 m

Average

2 h 41 m

Trains per day

9

Distance

496 km

Of the 9 trains that leave Madrid for Barcelona El Prat Airport (BCN) every day 9 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
SNCF OUIGO
02:15PM2h30
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
04:45PMBarcelona Sants
$1131One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
iryo
04:40PM2h30
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
07:10PMBarcelona Sants
$1191One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
SNCF OUIGO
05:20PM2h30
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
07:50PMBarcelona Sants
$1191One-way
0 transfers
2nd Fastest
iryo
12:25PM2h45
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
03:10PMBarcelona Sants
$1451One-way
0 transfers
2nd Fastest
SNCF OUIGO
09:00PM2h45
Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes
11:45PMBarcelona Sants
$1051One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Madrid to Barcelona El Prat Airport (BCN)

distanceDistance307 miles (495 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 30 min
priceAverage train ticket price$51 (€44)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesOuigo or iryo

Trains from Madrid to Barcelona El Prat Airport (BCN) cover the 307 miles (495 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 30 min with our travel partners like Ouigo or iryo. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $51 (€44), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $22 (€19).

Train providers: Ouigo and iryo from Madrid to Barcelona El Prat Airport (BCN) trains

Find the best trains between Madrid and Barcelona El Prat Airport (BCN) with Omio's travel partners Ouigo and iryo from $22 (€19). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

Iryo is a new brand from railway operator ILSA operating in Spain since 2022. Iryo uses Frecciarossa 1000 trains which are modern, can travel at up to 360km/h and have a minimal environmental impact. Iryo’s Frecciarossa trains have different classes, all of which come with free unlimited WiFi, power sockets, toilets and an onboard entertainment portal where you can watch films and TV series. The main classes are: Infinita Class, Singular Café Class, Singular Class, Inicial Class. These new trains take 2 hours and 30 minutes to travel between Madrid and Barcelona. They depart from Madrid Atocha and Barcelona Sants stations, and stop in Zaragoza along the way. Iryo services also cover Madrid, Cuenca, Valencia, Alicante, Córdoba, Seville and Málaga.

Train information from Madrid to Barcelona El Prat Airport (BCN) with iryo:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 30 min
  • Cheapest Price: $29

FAQs: Trains from Madrid to Barcelona El Prat Airport (BCN)

FAQs: Travel by train from Madrid to Barcelona El Prat Airport (BCN) 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 to Barcelona El Prat Airport (BCN).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Madrid to Barcelona El Prat Airport (BCN) can start from as little as $22 (€19) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Madrid to Barcelona El Prat Airport (BCN) is $51 (€44); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Madrid to Barcelona El Prat Airport (BCN) is 2 h 30 min   to travel the 307 mile (495 km) long journey. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner to search for a specific date.
The first train from Madrid to Barcelona El Prat Airport (BCN) leaves at 4: 40 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Madrid to Barcelona El Prat Airport (BCN) leaves at 8: 00 PM.
Yes, there are multiple high-speed train options for your journey from Madrid to Barcelona El Prat Airport (BCN). You can choose between Ouigo or iryo. Ouigo trains take around 2 h 30 min iryo trains take around 2 h 30 min
For the best Madrid to Barcelona El Prat Airport (BCN) train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Ouigo or iryo. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Madrid and Barcelona El Prat Airport (BCN) to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 8: 00 PM.
A trip to Barcelona El Prat Airport (BCN) from Madrid is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 30 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Madrid to Barcelona El Prat Airport (BCN) by train is May.
You have options as you can travel between Madrid and Barcelona El Prat Airport (BCN) 3 different ways: bus, train or flight.

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