About 3 hours and tickets from 38 €: a train journey from Madrid a Barcelona is cheap and comfortable. You can count on 24 daily rides to get from Madrid to Barcelona: trains leave every 30 minutes on average. Trains leave from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha and Madrid-Chamartin and arrive at Barcelona-sants and Barcelona-frança. The railway company you will travel with is Renfe.
Next trains leaving today, Thu 27 Jun
Trains Madrid Barcelona
Prices and trains schedules from Madrid to Barcelona
Tickets and deals from Madrid to Barcelona
A train ticket from Madrid to Barcelona costs 64 € on average, but it's possible to find low cost tickets from 38 €, too. On Wanderio you can find the best Renfe deals for your train journey from Madrid to Barcelona. The best way to save money on your train trip is booking your tickets a few weeks in advance, so that you can benefit from all the Renfe promotions for the route Madrid - Barcelona. Renfe tickets start from 38 €. If you need a train ticket Madrid Barcelona this week, prices start from 43 € to a maximum price of 181 €. When booking your train ticket a few weeks in advance though, you can find low cost trains from Madrid to Barcelona with fares starting from 38 €, saving up to 78%.
Schedules and duration of a train journey from Madrid to Barcelona
Train journeys from Madrid to Barcelona take about 3 hours on average. If you travel with Renfe from Madrid to Barcelona there are 24 daily connections that will take you to your destination in about 3 hours. On Wanderio you can easily find all train schedules from Madrid to Barcelona. The first train from Madrid to Barcelona leaves at 06:20, whereas the last departure on working days is at 21:25. During your trip from Madrid to Barcelona you can check the status of your train in real time: on our web pages and in the Wanderio app you will find up-to-date information about train delays, real time timetables and the scheduled platform for each train stop.
Buying your train ticket from Madrid to Barcelona
On Wanderio you can easily buy train tickets from Madrid to Barcelona. With just one search you will find all train schedules for the day you selected, making it easy to book the option that suits you better. For on-the-go bookings (and to have tickets Madrid to Barcelona always at hand) download the free Wanderio App for iOS and Android and follow the real time status for your train Madrid-Barcelona, with updates on delays and platforms.
Train deals Madrid - Barcelona
Traveling by train is often easier than traveling by bus or flight, especially with high-speed trains, and it's rather cheap, too! Anyways, in order to benefit from Renfe promotions we suggest to book your tickets far in advance. Not sure what’s the best way to get from Barcelona to Madrid? On Wanderio you can find alternative ways as well - compare high-speed trains buses, flights and choose the best option with just one click.