Rotterdam to Barcelona train

Cheap train tickets from Rotterdam to Barcelona

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Thalys
02:58PMRotterdam Centraal21h36 12:34PMBarcelona-sants
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Train schedule from Rotterdam to Barcelona

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02:58PMRotterdam Centraal21h36 12:34PMBarcelona-sants
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Fastest train times from Rotterdam to Barcelona

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Fastest Journey

21 h 36 m

Average

21 h 36 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

1184 km

It's difficult to get from Rotterdam to Barcelona without transferring at least 2 times.

Thalys
02:58PMRotterdam Centraal21h36 12:34PMBarcelona-sants
2 transfers
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Overview: Train from Rotterdam to Barcelona

distanceDistance734 miles (1184 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesThalys

Trains from Rotterdam to Barcelona cover the 734 miles (1184 km) long journey taking on average 28 h 36 min with our travel partners like Thalys. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Rotterdam Centraal and arrive in Barcelona Sants.

Train providers: Thalys from Rotterdam to Barcelona trains

Find the best route to Barcelona from Rotterdam with Omio's train partners Thalys! You'll find the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient trip for you.

Thalys

Thalys is a French-Belgian high-speed train company that connects the main capital cities. For your next train between Rotterdam and Barcelona with Thalys, you can choose from these different ticket fares: Standard Mini, Standard, Comfort and Premium.

Are you making plans to travel between Rotterdam and Barcelona? Why not take a train with Thalys? Omio can show you current Thalys train times, tickets, travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard) and prices so you can find the best deals on Rotterdam to Barcelona trains all in one place. On the Thalys train, you can expect to travel 734 miles (1184 km) from Rotterdam to Barcelona. If you use the Omio app to search for trains to Barcelona from Rotterdam, you can quickly see if the Thalys ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you have found your perfect one-way Thalys train between Rotterdam and Barcelona, book your cheap train tickets online on Omio or in the Omio app quickly and easily so you can spend the rest of your time enjoying your upcoming trip!

Train information from Rotterdam to Barcelona with Thalys:

  • Average Duration: 28 h 36 min
  • Thalys frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Rotterdam 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 Rotterdam to Barcelona.
FAQs

Travel between Rotterdam, Netherlands and Barcelona, Spain by train is: Unrestricted.

What is the status of international entry into Spain from Netherlands?

International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Spain from Rotterdam?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Barcelona, Spain?

When traveling in Spain, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 11/17/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Rotterdam and Barcelona before traveling.

Return travel from Spain to Netherlands is: Unrestricted.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Rotterdam from Barcelona?

Entry into Netherlands is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Netherlands from Barcelona?

Requirements for reentering:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Rotterdam, Netherlands?

The government of Netherlands has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Recommended

Last checked on 11/17/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Rotterdam from Barcelona.

The Rotterdam to Barcelona train distance is approximately 734 miles (1184 km).
On average the Rotterdam to Barcelona train time is 28 h 36 min  covering the 734 miles (1184 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

When taking the train between Rotterdam and Barcelona, you can choose to depart from train stations like Rotterdam Centraal, Rotterdam Noord and Rotterdam Blaak. Your trip can end in train stations such as Barcelona Sants, Barcelona Passeig De Gracia and Barcelona Estació De França.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Rotterdam Centraal   and arrive in Barcelona Sants.

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Rotterdam Centraal and need to travel around 0.6 miles (875 m) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Barcelona most often arrive at Barcelona Sants and need to travel around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from this train station to the city center.

Take the Rotterdam to Barcelona train with Thalys. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route between Rotterdam and Barcelona as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing Rotterdam for Barcelona is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train departing from Rotterdam to Barcelona leaves at 7: 58 AM. The last train departing from Rotterdam to Barcelona leaves at 7: 58 AM. You can find the latest Rotterdam to Barcelona train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

Important Stations and Airports in Rotterdam and Barcelona

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Barcelona
Rotterdam Centraal is the most popular Rotterdam railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Rotterdam for your trip to Barcelona.
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+31 302357822
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Mon - Sun: 00: 00 - 24: 00
Public transit options for Rotterdam Centraal
Subway lines: D, E
Bus lines: 33, 34, 38, 39, 40, 44, 48
Tram lines: 4, 7, 8, 12, 20, 21, 23, 24, 25
Train lines: NS Intercity, NS Intercity Direct, NS Sprinter, NS Nachtnet, Thalys, Eurostar

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