The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Barcelona to Paris is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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6 h 49 m
6 h 49 m
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Of the 1 trains that leave Barcelona for Paris every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
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|Average train duration||6 h 47 min|
|Average train ticket price||€147 (€147)|
|Train providers||Renfe-SNCF, Renfe or SNCF | TGV INOUI|
Trains from Barcelona to Paris cover the 830 km long trip taking on average 6 h 47 min with our travel partners like Renfe-SNCF, Renfe or SNCF | TGV INOUI. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around €147, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as €119. Travellers depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.
You can travel by train to Paris from Barcelona with Renfe-SNCF and Renfe for as low as €119. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.
Looking for trains to Paris from Barcelona? Renfe-SNCF is one of the best companies to travel with on the 515 miles (830 km) trip between Barcelona and Paris. As an official travel partner of Renfe-SNCF, Omio quickly shows you the latest Renfe-SNCF train timetables, tickets and offers (such as luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Barcelona to Paris routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable Renfe-SNCF train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains to Paris from Barcelona, you can quickly see if the Renfe-SNCF ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you’re ready, book your Barcelona - Paris train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with Renfe-SNCF!
Train information from Barcelona to Paris with Renfe-SNCF:
Renfe is Spain’s national train operator 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 travellers 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.
Passengers can travel the 1037 kilometres from Barcelona to Paris in high-speed comfort on direct AVE TGV Duplex double-decker trains which ply the route in just 6 hours and 20 minutes. Trains depart from Barcelona Sants and call at Girona, Figueres Vilafant, Perpignan, Montpelier St Roche, before terminating at Paris Gare de Lyon. Two services run daily, increasing to 4 in the summer. AVE also offer overnight trains departing from Barcelona Sants in the evening and arriving at Paris Austerlitz the following morning.
Trains to Paris depart from Barcelona Sants Station in the Sants district located in the western part of the Catalonian capital. It's a major transport hub for the city and the centre for the Rodalies de Catalunya - the local suburban and regional railways services. Passengers can also reach the station by local buses which stop outside the station or long-distance services which terminate at the adjacent bus station. Barcelona Sants is also served by Barcelona's metro system with L5 of the Blue Line and L3 of the Green Line stopping there.
Home to landmarks famous the world over such as the Eiffel Tower, Arc de Triomphe, and Notre Dame cathedral, the French capital exudes romance like few other cities on earth. As the world centre of art, fashion, gastronomy and cafe culture, Paris is a blend of stately boulevards, grand monuments, and intimate quarters each with its own charm and character. Trains from Barcelona to Paris arrive the Gare de Lyon Station. Located on the north bank of the Seine, the station is very convenient for onward travel by public transport. It's served by lines 1, 5 and 14 of the Metro system and well connected with bus routes from all over the city and beyond. These include numerous bus routes knows as Noctiliens which run through the night.
Travel between Barcelona, Spain and Paris, France by train is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
Conditions of entry:
When travelling in France, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 2/21/23. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Barcelona to Paris before travelling.
Return travel from France to Spain is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Spain is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of France
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 3/8/23. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Barcelona from Paris.
When departing from Barcelona, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Barcelona Sants, Barcelona Passeig De Gracia and Barcelona Estació De França. When arriving in Paris, you can end your route in train stations like Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est.
Omio customers book a train from Barcelona Sants to Paris Gare de Lyon most frequently for this route.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Barcelona Sants, which is located around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Paris Gare de Lyon, located 1.7 miles (2.7 km) away from the city centre.
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