The cheapest trains from Valencia to Tarragona

Showing times and prices for Sep 17

Cheapest

$29

Average

$36

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 Tarragona will cost around $ 36 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 29.

Cheapest
04:38PMValencia-Estacio Del Nord4h13 08:51PMTarragona
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$291One-way
2nd Cheapest
05:10PMValencia-Estacio Del Nord2h27 07:37PMTarragona
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$391One-way
2nd Cheapest
01:05PMValencia-Estacio Del Nord2h30 03:35PMTarragona
0 changes
$391One-way

Timetable Valencia to Tarragona

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01:05PMValencia-Estacio Del Nord2h30 03:35PMTarragona
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04:38PMValencia-Estacio Del Nord4h13 08:51PMTarragona
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05:10PMValencia-Estacio Del Nord2h27 07:37PMTarragona
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Thu
Sep 16
$29Renfe
$28Alsa
$75Air Europa
Fri
Sep 17
$29Renfe
$28Alsa
$52Air Europa
Sat
Sep 18
$29Renfe
$28Alsa
$62Air Europa
Sun
Sep 19
$29Renfe
$28Alsa
$51Vueling
Mon
Sep 20
$17Renfe
$28Alsa
$36Vueling
Tue
Sep 21
$29Renfe
$28Alsa
$33Air Europa
Wed
Sep 22
$29Renfe
$28Alsa
$52Air Europa
Thu
Sep 23
$29Renfe
$28Alsa
$33Air Europa
Fri
Sep 24
$26Renfe
$28Alsa
$46Vueling
Sat
Sep 25
$17Renfe
$28Alsa
$52Air Europa
Sun
Sep 26
$29Renfe
$28Alsa
$51Vueling
Mon
Sep 27
$29Renfe
$28Alsa
$31Vueling
Tue
Sep 28
$29Renfe
$28Alsa
$33Air Europa
Wed
Sep 29
$29Renfe
$28Alsa
$33Air Europa
Thu
Sep 30
$29Renfe
$28Alsa
$33Air Europa
Fri
Oct 1
$29Renfe
$28Alsa
$36Vueling
Sat
Oct 2
$17Renfe
$28Alsa
$33Air Europa
Sun
Oct 3
$29Renfe
$28Alsa
$33Air Europa
Mon
Oct 4
$29Renfe
$28Alsa
$22Vueling
Wed
Oct 6
$26Renfe
$28Alsa
$33Air Europa

The fastest trains from Valencia to Tarragona

Showing times and prices for Sep 17

Fastest Journey

2 h 27 m

Average

3 h 3 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

229 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Valencia for Tarragona every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 229 km distance in an average of 3 h 3 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 27 m .

The slowest trains will take 4 h 13 m 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.

Fastest
05:10PMValencia-Estacio Del Nord2h27 07:37PMTarragona
0 changes
$391One-way
2nd Fastest
01:05PMValencia-Estacio Del Nord2h30 03:35PMTarragona
0 changes
$391One-way
04:38PMValencia-Estacio Del Nord4h13 08:51PMTarragona
0 changes
$291One-way

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Train Information to Tarragona from Valencia

distanceDistance142 miles (229 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 13 min
priceAverage train ticket price$27 (€22)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day

Trains from Valencia to Tarragona cover the 142 miles (229 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 13 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $27 (€22), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $17 (€14). Travelers depart most frequently from Valencia Joaquín Sorolla and arrive in Tarragona.

Train companies

Valencia to Tarragona with Renfe

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Renfe

Renfe trains between Valencia and Tarragona are available on Omio for as little as $17 (€14). Renfe is Spain’s national train provider offering domestic routes and international routes to France and Portugal. When traveling on a Renfe train between Valencia and Tarragona, you can expect to travel 142 miles (229 km). Check Renfe’s train schedules and tickets for the Valencia to Tarragona trip and find the best option for you.

Renfe is known for its range of train ticket types to fit anyone’s budget, such as the Promo, Promo+ and Flexible 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.

Renfe has a wide range of train types with different levels of comfort, amenities and speed at which they travel. These train types include 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.

When you buy your Renfe train tickets from Valencia to Tarragona don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

  • 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.

Trains from Valencia to Tarragona

The Valencia Tarragona train service connects 2 of the major cities on the Spanish Mediterranean coast. Hence, it is one of the most used services in the country. This route is operated exclusively by Renfe, a company that offers medium-distance trains to carry out the journey. Its approximate duration is about 2 hours and has a regular frequency of 1 train per hour, so there are many options throughout the day for travelers.

What trains go from Valencia to Tarragona?

The Valencia Tarragona trains that usually cover this route correspond to the Talgo model. These are designed for medium and long distance travel for their comfort and the speed they can achieve. Its equipment includes a cafeteria, luggage rack, reclining seats and sockets for mobile devices, although these are usually present exclusively in the upper classes.

How long does the train from Valencia to Tarragona take?

As long as there is no change to be made, the duration is maintained at about 2 hours with no significant variations. Although not normal, there are trips that make 1 stop, something that can alter the total duration of the trip and put it at about 5 hours.

How many trains are there from Valencia to Tarragona?

Generally, there are more than 30 trains a day that complete the service between Valencia and Tarragona. The immense majority of them are direct, and there are not many options that Renfe maintains with change of train for this specific route.

Where do the trains from and to Valencia arrive in Tarragona?

Estación Valencia Joaquín Sorolla: this is the starting point of the trip. It's about two kilometres from the city centre. The best way to get there is with lines 1, 2 and 7 of the Valencian subway that stop at the same station. The site has an extensive list of services such as cafeteria, restaurant, parking, slogans, ATMs and car rental agencies.

Tarragona Station : located 1.5 kilometres from the city centre. There are several city bus lines that stop here, including 21, 6, 54 and 41. As far as its services are concerned, Tarragona station houses a cafeteria, ticket sales, public telephone, toilets and attention for travellers with special needs.

Train tickets from Valencia to Tarragona: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 23 €
2 weeks earlier 22 €5%
3 weeks earlier 21 €10%
1 month before 22 €5%
2 months earlier 18 €28.%
3 months earlier 19 €21%


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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:

  • Buying your train ticket from Valencia - Tarragona 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 10% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket Valencia - Tarragona with 2 months in advance you save up to about 28% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 21%.
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Travel Tips

Trains from Valencia to Tarragona
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FAQs
How much does a cheap train to Tarragona from Valencia cost?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets between Valencia and Tarragona for as low as $17 (€14)  for the next 7 days.
How much is the train between Valencia and Tarragona on average?
The train price between Valencia and Tarragona is on average $27 (€22)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
How far is Tarragona from Valencia by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Valencia to Tarragona by train to be approximately 142 miles (229 km).
How long is the train ride from Valencia to Tarragona?
While the time it takes to travel 142 miles (229 km) to Tarragona from Valencia can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Valencia to Tarragona train journey time is on average 4 h 13 min.
What station does the train from Valencia to Tarragona depart from? Which Tarragona train station do I come into from Valencia?

Omio customers book a train from Valencia Joaquín Sorolla   to Tarragona   most frequently for this route.

Where is the train station in Valencia to go to Tarragona? Where is the train station in Tarragona located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Valencia Joaquín Sorolla, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center, and they get off the train at Tarragona, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center.

How many train services per day are there from Valencia to Tarragona?
The average number of trains departing Valencia for Tarragona is 6 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When can I take the first train from Valencia to Tarragona? When can I take the last train for the day?
The first Valencia to Tarragona train departs at 2: 38 PM   and the last train from Valencia to Tarragona leaves at 6: 04 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Valencia to Tarragona on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How far in advance should I purchase a train ticket from Valencia to Tarragona to get the best deals?
If you book a train ticket from Valencia to Tarragona within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $27 (€22) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Valencia and Tarragona are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Valencia
Tarragona
Valencia-Estacio Del Nord
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