The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Pamplona to Barcelona is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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Of the 3 trains that leave Pamplona for Barcelona every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||218 miles (351 km)|
|Average train duration||3 h 45 min|
|Average train ticket price||$53 (€46)|
|Train frequency||2 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 2 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Renfe Intercity, Renfe Alvia or Renfe|
Trains from Pamplona to Barcelona cover the 218 miles (351 km) long route taking on average 3 h 45 min with our travel partners like Renfe Intercity, Renfe Alvia or Renfe. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $53 (€46), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $44 (€38). Travelers depart most frequently from Pamplona and arrive in Barcelona Sants.
Buy your official Renfe train tickets to Barcelona from Pamplona from $44 (€38) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient journey.
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 Pamplona 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.
With a high frequency of trains every day of the week, the Pamplona Barcelona train journey is an ideal alternative to cover the 484 kilometres separating the two cities. In fact, there are some Alvia trains that take a little more than 3.5 hours to complete. Alvia trains are characterized by their comfort, amplitude and luminosity.
The Pamplona Barcelona train route is operated by the Alvia de Renfe trains, which are distinguished by reaching high speeds, as they take advantage of high-speed tracks. These trains can reach 250 km/h and have seats with side tables, individual armrests and footrests. In addition, passengers have the possibility to recline the backrest and slide the seat.
The average journey time on the Pamplona Barcelona train is around 4 hours, although the fastest journey is completed in 3 hours and 35 minutes. The maximum duration of direct trains is 4 hours and 15 minutes. With regard to the journey by train Pamplona Barcelona with transfer, the average duration is 4 hours and 10 minutes.
Every day 7 to 9 trains depart from Pamplona to Barcelona at different times in the morning and afternoon. The frequency of trains is reduced to 7 on Sundays; the rest of the days 9 trains operate. Of the total number of daily trains, between 3 and 4 make transshipment.
Pamplona Station: formerly called Estación del Norte, it is located in the Plaza de la Estación, to the west of the urban centre, specifically in the San Jorge neighbourhood. The city bus line 9 takes 12 minutes from the centre of Pamplona to the train station. The station has an information point, toilets, cafeteria and parking area.
Barcelona Sants station: it is located to the west of Barcelona, 3.7 kilometres from the centre. Underneath the station you can take line 3 of the metro that communicates with the center of Barcelona in 7 minutes. Barcelona Sants station has an information point, slogans, toilets, cafeterias, restaurants, commercial premises, car rental, police station and several parking areas.
The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:
Omio customers book a train from Pamplona to Barcelona Sants most frequently for this route.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Pamplona, which is located around 2.1 miles (3.4 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Barcelona Sants, located 1.6 miles (2.6 km) away from the city center.
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