Trains from Valencia to Barcelona

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The cheapest Trains

from Valencia
to Barcelona

Cheapest

$32

Average

$56

Showing times and prices for May 22

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Valencia to Barcelona will cost around $ 56 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 32.

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14:27Valencia-Estacio Del Nord7h 40m 22:07Barcelona Sants
$32
1One-way
$321One-way
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14:27Valencia-Estacio Del Nord8h 55m 23:22Barcelona Sants
$32
1One-way
$321One-way
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14:27Valencia-Estacio Del Nord5h 10m 19:37Barcelona Sants
$32
1One-way
$321One-way
2nd cheapest
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14:27Valencia-Estacio Del Nord7h 40m 22:07Barcelona Sants
$32
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$321One-way
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14:27Valencia-Estacio Del Nord7h 43m 22:10Barcelona Sants
$32
1One-way
$321One-way

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Prices across different modes

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Bus
Flight
Wed
May 22
$34Renfe
$35Alsa
$87Vueling
Thu
May 23
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$35Alsa
$133Vueling
Fri
May 24
$34Renfe
$35Alsa
$122Vueling
Sat
May 25
$33Renfe
$35Alsa
$119Air Europa
Sun
May 26
$34Renfe
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$75Vueling
Mon
May 27
$33Renfe
$35Alsa
$52Vueling
Tue
May 28
$33Renfe
$35Alsa
$119Air Europa
Wed
May 29
$28Renfe
$35Alsa
$52Vueling
Thu
May 30
$33Renfe
$35Alsa
$64Vueling
Fri
May 31
$32Renfe
$35Alsa
$52Vueling
Sat
Jun 1
$28Renfe
$35Alsa
$90Air Europa
Sun
Jun 2
$34Renfe
$35Alsa
$122Air Europa
Mon
Jun 3
$32Renfe
$35Alsa
$41Vueling
Tue
Jun 4
$28Renfe
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$52Vueling
Wed
Jun 5
$28Renfe
$35Alsa
$41Vueling
Thu
Jun 6
$24Renfe
$35Alsa
$29Vueling
Fri
Jun 7
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$35Alsa
$64Vueling
Sat
Jun 8
$32Renfe
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$90Air Europa
Sun
Jun 9
$33Renfe
$35Alsa
$52Vueling
Mon
Jun 10
$33Renfe
$35Alsa
$41Vueling

The fastest trains

from Valencia
to Barcelona

Fastest Journey

3h 10m

Average

8h 31m

train per day

151

Distance

303 km

Showing times and prices for May 22

Of the 151 trains that leave Valencia for Barcelona every day 14 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 303 km distance in an average of 8h 31m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3h 10m .

The slowest trains will take 17h 38m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

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18:00Valencia Joaquín Sorolla3h 10m 21:10Barcelona Sants
$53
1One-way
$531One-way
2nd fastest
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08:30Valencia Joaquín Sorolla3h 11m 11:41Barcelona Sants
$53
1One-way
$531One-way
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10:55Valencia Joaquín Sorolla3h 13m 14:08Barcelona Sants
$53
1One-way
$531One-way
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07:25Valencia Joaquín Sorolla3h 15m 10:40Barcelona Sants
$63
1One-way
$631One-way
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06:20Valencia Joaquín Sorolla3h 19m 09:39Barcelona Sants
$53
1One-way
$531One-way
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Journey Summary

Valencia to Barcelona Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
4 hours 32 minutes
Train Ticket Price: $28
Trains depart from:Valencia
Trains arrive in:Barcelona
Distance:303 Kms
TrainTrain Companies:Renfe

Trains from Valencia to Barcelona

Taking the train is a cost effective and convenient way to travel from Valencia to Barcelona, making it easy to explore the riches of the Catalan capital. Every day, there will be a selection of 12-13 direct trains, which cover the 217 mile distance between the cities in just over three hours. Trains leave morning, noon and night, so finding the right ticket won't be difficult.

Which train companies travel from Valencia to Barcelona?

All trains to Barcelona from Valencia are operated by Renfe, who run a scheduled service from Valencia Joaquín Sorolla station to Barcelona Sants, with no need for any changes. Various fare classes are available, including First and ""Grand Comfort"", which provides extended legroom and plenty of other luxury features.

How long is the train from Valencia to Barcelona?

The quickest trains to Barcelona from Valencia will get passengers to Sants in 3 hours and 15 minutes, though most take around 3 hours and 30 minutes. Be aware that some afternoon services can take significantly longer, sometimes as long as 5 hours and 35 minutes; please double check schedules before booking.

How many trains are there from Valencia to Barcelona?

There will be 12-13 trains to Barcelona from central Valencia on any given day. Services start early, with departures at 6:30 a.m., and there's a peak in mid-afternoon from 2:45 p.m. until 5:30 p.m. Importantly, the last train of the day leaves Valencia just after 8:00 p.m., so late night departures aren't an option.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Valencia to Barcelona?

Departure train station: Trains to Barcelona depart from Valencia's Joaquín Sorolla station. The station is just over a mile from the central districts, but travelers can take Metro Line 5 (to Colón station). Shuttle buses also run from the Estacio del Nord to Joaquin Sorolla.

Arrival train station: Trains from Valencia arrive at Barcelona Sants station. Sants is almost 2 miles southwest of central areas like Gracia or Eixample. Upon arrival, Metro Lines L3 and L5 (blue and green) will take passengers into the city, and the journey will take around 10 minutes. Renfe rail services link Sants to Barcelona Airport as well, and the trip takes 20 minutes.

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Best fares for trains from Valencia to Barcelona

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Fri, May 24
Train
Renfe
14:355h 32m20:07
ValenciaBarcelona
Sat, May 25
Train
Renfe
14:133h 47m18:00
ValenciaBarcelona
Fastest Trains from Valencia to Barcelona
Sun, Jun 16
Train
Renfe
06:263h 15m09:41
ValenciaBarcelona
Fri, Jun 7
Train
Renfe
17:203h 17m20:37
ValenciaBarcelona
Fri, Jun 21
Train
Renfe
17:203h 17m20:37
ValenciaBarcelona
Return Train Tickets for Barcelona to Valencia
Thu, May 23
Train
Renfe
07:335h 1m12:34
BarcelonaValencia
Fri, May 24
Train
Renfe
07:335h 1m12:34
BarcelonaValencia
Sat, May 25
Train
Renfe
07:303h 25m10:55
BarcelonaValencia
Stations
Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Valencia
Barcelona
TrainValencia-Estacio Del Nord

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