The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Barcelona is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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5 h 9 m
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Of the 1 trains that leave Vitoria-Gasteiz for Barcelona every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||267 miles (431 km)|
|Average train duration||5 h 9 min|
|Average train ticket price||$62 (€56)|
|Train frequency||1 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there is 1 direct train a day|
|Train companies||Renfe ALVIA or Renfe|
Trains from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Barcelona cover the 267 miles (431 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 9 min with our travel partners like Renfe ALVIA or Renfe. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $62 (€56), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $52 (€47). Travelers depart most frequently from Vitoria-Gasteiz and arrive in Barcelona Sants.
Find the best trains from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Barcelona with Omio's travel partners Renfe from $52 (€47). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.
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.
In less than 5 hours, the Vitoria-Gasteiz Barcelona trains link the capital city of Aviles with Barcelona. As it is a long-distance service, its tickets allow free travel on suburban trains in both Vitoria and Barcelona. To do this, the passenger only has to present his original ticket at the box office or exchange it at a self-service machine.
The Vitoria-Gasteiz Barcelona trains are managed by the main Spanish railway operator: Renfe. In this itinerary, its fleet operates under the name of Alvia and combines conventional roads with high-speed sections, where it circulates at 250 km/h. One day a week, usually on Saturdays, an additional connection is made on board Intercity trains.
Travelling by train Vitoria-Gasteiz Barcelona takes an average of 4 hours and 55 minutes. All connections on this route are direct and are made through intermediate stops at the stations of Pamplona-Iruña, Castejón de Ebro, Tafalla, Tudela de Navarra, Zaragoza-Delicias, Lérida and Camp de Tarragona.
From Monday to Friday, there are 2 daily trains between Vitoria-Gasteiz and Barcelona. On Saturdays there are 3 connections a day, 1 in Intercity and 2 in Alvia; and on Sundays, 1 direct link on board Alvia trains. During this trip, passengers can enjoy on-board audio-visual entertainment, including movies and various music channels.
Vitoria-Gasteiz Station: is located less than 4 kilometres from the bus station and connects with other urban areas by means of trams T1 and T2. Other public transport options are city buses L10, L9 and L3. In front of the station there is a taxi rank and parking area. The railway enclosure has a cafeteria, toilets, lockers and assistance to people with reduced mobility.
Barcelona-Sants station: is located in the city centre and houses a 4-star hotel, pharmacy, car rental, ATMs, shops, slogans, police station and free wifi in some cafes. Metro lines L3 and L5 and buses 109, 78, 115 and 27 link the station to different points in the city. Rodalies line R2 connects the station with Barcelona-El Prat airport in a 30-minute journey.
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Passengers board the train most frequently from Vitoria-Gasteiz, which is located around 1.9 miles (3.1 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Barcelona Sants, located 1.6 miles (2.6 km) away from the city centre.
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