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Overview: Train from Mérida to Barcelona

distanceDistance479 miles (772 km)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersRenfe

Trains from Mérida to Barcelona cover the 479 miles (772 km) long route with our travel partners like Renfe. There are direct train services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Mérida and arrive in Barcelona Sants.

Train companies: Renfe trains between Mérida and Barcelona

You can travel by train to Barcelona from Mérida with Renfe. When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.


Renfe is Spain’s national train company offering a multitude of domestic routes and international routes to France and Portugal. Renfe is known for its range of ticket types to fit anyone’s budget, such as the Basic, Elige and Premium tickets. Renfe also has discount cards for qualified travelers like the Renfe Gold Card and +Renfe Youth Card 50, which you can use on Omio. When you ride with Renfe, you can expect to find an impressive fleet of trains offering different levels of comfort, amenities and time needed to travel to your destination. These train types include Renfe AVE for high-speed long-distance routes, Alvia and Altaria for domestic routes in parts of Spain, Euromed for routes along the stunning Mediterranean coast, Avant commuter trains and Trenhotel night trains.

    These are Renfe's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train to Barcelona from Mérida:

    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended
    • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
    • Renfe has applied temporary travel conditions for ticket holders that can no longer justify their travel or don’t wish to travel with AVE, Large Distancia, Avant or Media services for trips between 29th of October and 8th of May 2021
    • Travellers may choose to get a full refund, free of charge, or be provided with a new ticket for another date free of charge.
    • Passengers traveling international routes (Renfe–SNCF) can cancel their ticket free of charge until August 29th, 2021 if it’s requested three days before the departure date.

    Travel Tips: Trains from Mérida to Barcelona

    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 Mérida to Barcelona.

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

    When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Mérida and Barcelona by train to be approximately 479 miles (772 km).

    When traveling by train from Mérida to Barcelona, which train station in Mérida do I depart from and which train station in Barcelona do I arrive in?

    Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Mérida   to Barcelona Sants.

    Where is the departure train station in Mérida located? Where is the arrival train station in Barcelona located?

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Mérida, which is located around 0.4 miles (606 m) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Barcelona Sants, located 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city center.

    Which train providers should I travel with from Mérida to Barcelona?

    For the journey from Mérida to Barcelona you can take a train with Renfe. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Barcelona from Mérida on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    The major railway station for departures from Mérida is Mérida. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Mérida for your journey from Mérida to Barcelona.