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$27Renfe AVE
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$19Renfe AVE
Sep 28
$27Renfe AVE
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$19Renfe AVE
Sep 30
$19Renfe AVE
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$23Renfe AVE
Oct 3
$27Renfe AVE
Oct 4
$19Renfe AVE
Oct 5
$15Renfe AVE
Oct 6
$15Renfe AVE
Oct 7
$15Renfe AVE
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$19Renfe AVE
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$19Renfe AVE
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$19Renfe AVE
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$15Renfe AVE
Oct 14
$11Renfe AVE

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Train Information from Zaragoza to Barcelona

distanceDistance157 miles (254 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 28 min
priceAverage train ticket price$27 (€22)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersRenfe AVE or Renfe

Trains from Zaragoza to Barcelona cover the 157 miles (254 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 28 min with our travel partners like Renfe AVE or Renfe. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $19 (€15), but the average price of train tickets is $27 (€22). Travelers depart most frequently from Zaragoza-Delicias and arrive in Barcelona Sants.

Train companies

Train from Zaragoza to Barcelona with Renfe and AVE

Travel from Zaragoza to Barcelona from $19 (€15) with Omio’s train partners Renfe and AVE! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.


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 Zaragoza 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.

    When purchasing your Renfe train tickets between Zaragoza and Barcelona, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

    • 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 Zaragoza to Barcelona

    Trains in Spain are an efficient way to travel between cities, with Renfe offering domestic and international high-speed train routes. Zaragoza and Barcelona are only 310 km apart, so the train ride between these two cities won't take long. Renfe, the Spanish national rail firm, travels from Zaragoza to Barcelona approximately 30 times per day with the earliest trains leaving as early as 6:20 a.m. There are regular departures throughout the day until the final train leaves Zaragoza at 9:52 p.m. All Zaragoza to Barcelona trains are direct and take between 1½ and 5 hours depending on the service chosen. All trains depart from either Zaragoza's Delicias or Miraflores train station and arrive at Barcelona's Sants train station.

    Zaragoza to Barcelona Train Cost

    Average prices for Renfe trains from Zaragoza to Barcelona when you book in advance

    Booking Period

    Average Price

    Same Day


    1 Day in Advance


    1 Week in Advance


    2 Weeks in Advance


    1 Month in Advance


    3 Months in Advance


    Zaragoza to Barcelona Trains: General Information

    Travelers in Spain can offset some of the cost of Zaragoza to Barcelona train tickets by planning ahead and booking tickets as far in advance as possible.

    • autobus All Zaragoza to Barcelona trains are run by Renfe.
    • autobus All Zaragoza to Barcelona trains are direct, depart from either Zaragoza's Delicias or Miraflores train station and arrive at Barcelona Sants train station.
    • autobus The Zaragoza to Barcelona train journey takes as little as 1 hour and 28 minutes to arrive in Barcelona.
    • autobus Most travelers book their Zaragoza to Barcelona train tickets approximately 1 day in advance of the travel date.

    Based on Omio's travel data, as the table above clearly illustrates, ticket prices on Zaragoza to Barcelona trains decrease the further they are booked in advance:

    • It is 11% cheaper on average to purchase Zaragoza to Barcelona train tickets 1 week ahead of when you intend to travel.
    • Zaragoza to Barcelona train costs are 26% cheaper on average when booked 1 month in advance as opposed to purchasing a train ticket the day of.

    Train tickets from Zaragoza to Barcelona: when to book to save $

    Time Price Savings
    1 week earlier 30 €
    2 weeks earlier 30 €0%
    3 weeks earlier 28 €7%
    1 month before 28 €7%
    3 months earlier 27 €11%

    Train companies often offer promotional prices and offers—by buying in advance—you can get access the best prices for trains in the U.S., Canada, and the major European railroad operators. Search on Omio to check prices and cheap train tickets from Zaragoza - Barcelona. Easily find the most attractive rates and choose the your preferred route for your journey. Book and choose your mobile ticket: avoid the queues at the station and the added stress of printing your ticket.

    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 Zaragoza - Barcelona 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 7% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
    • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 11%.
    • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.

    Travel Tips

    Trains from Zaragoza to Barcelona
    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 Zaragoza to Barcelona.
    How much do cheap trains to Barcelona from Zaragoza cost?
    Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Barcelona from Zaragoza for as low as $19 (€15)  for the next 7 days.
    How much is a train ticket to Barcelona from Zaragoza?
    The Zaragoza to Barcelona train ticket price is on average $27 (€22)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next week.
    How far is it from Zaragoza to Barcelona by train?
    The Zaragoza to Barcelona train distance is approximately 157 miles (254 km).
    What is the Zaragoza to Barcelona train travel time?
    The train time from Zaragoza to Barcelona is on average 1 h 28 min  for the 157 miles (254 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Zaragoza to Barcelona by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
    Which train station from Zaragoza to Barcelona do I depart from? Which Barcelona train station from Zaragoza do I arrive in?

    Some of the Zaragoza train stations to Barcelona you can start your journey from include Zaragoza-Delicias and Zaragoza Miraflores. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Barcelona include Barcelona Sants, Barcelona Passeig De Gracia and Barcelona Estació De França.

    When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Zaragoza-Delicias   and arriving in Barcelona Sants.

    Where is the Zaragoza train station located? Where is the Barcelona train station located?

    Passengers board their train most frequently from Zaragoza-Delicias and travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city center to this train station.

    Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Barcelona Sants and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the train station to the city center in Barcelona.

    Which train providers can take me between Zaragoza and Barcelona?
    Take the Zaragoza to Barcelona train with Renfe AVE or Renfe. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey between Zaragoza and Barcelona as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    How many trains per day are there between Zaragoza and Barcelona?
    The average number of trains departing Zaragoza for Barcelona is 12 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    What are the first and last departure train times from Zaragoza to Barcelona?
    You can take the first train from Zaragoza to Barcelona at 5: 52 AM. The last train from Zaragoza to Barcelona that you can take departs at 8: 06 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Zaragoza to Barcelona schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
    When should I buy the Zaragoza to Barcelona train for the best deals on tickets?
    If you book a train ticket from Zaragoza to Barcelona 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 Zaragoza and Barcelona are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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