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Berlin to Barcelona by train

The journey from Berlin to Barcelona by train is 933.3 mi and takes 33 hr 27 min. There are 21 connections per day, with the first departure at 5:59 AM and the last at 10:56 PM. It is possible to travel from Berlin to Barcelona by train for as little as $82.09 or as much as $215.49. The best price for this journey is $82.09.

Lowest Price$82.09
Journey Duration33 hr 27 min
Connection per Day21
Lowest Price$82.09
Highest Price$215.49
First Departure5:59 AM
Last Departure10:56 PM
Distance933.3 mi
DepartureBerlin
ArrivalBarcelona
CarriersFlixBus, TGV DuplexMore

Berlin to Barcelona Train Times

Departure date
Friday, Jul 12, 2024

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How much does it cost to get from Berlin to Barcelona by train?

The cheapest train tickets from Berlin to Barcelona cost $82.09. On average, you can expect to spend around $129.92 for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Berlin to Barcelona.
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When you're traveling from Berlin to Barcelona, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $129.92. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

How long does the journey from Berlin to Barcelona take by train?

With a distance of 933.3 mi between Berlin and Barcelona, it will usually take 33 hr 27 min to complete the journey. This average figure may vary from day to day. Delays could be caused by unexpected weather conditions, roadworks or construction, local events, or other unforeseen circumstances. Remember that your journey may take longer than 33 hr 27 min. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. The journey between Berlin and Barcelona runs for about 933.3 mi and usually takes approximately 33 hr 27 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 20 hr 15 min. If you are trying to get from Berlin to Barcelona as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

When do the first and last departures from Berlin to Barcelona leave?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Berlin to Barcelona leaving at 5:59 AM. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 10:56 PM.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays. The first departure of the night from Berlin to Barcelona leaves at 5:59 AM, while the last journey sets out at 10:56 PM. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Berlin and Barcelona. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

Which stations can I use on the Berlin to Barcelona route?

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart Berlin from the following stations: Berlin, Ostbahnhof,Berlin - Spandau,Berlin Tegel Airport, TXL,Berlin, ZOB,Berlin Ostkreuz station,Berlin Friedrichstraße,Berlin Potsdamer Platz (S),Berlin Hbf (tief),Berlin, Alexanderplatz,Berlin Zoologischer Garten (S). Arriving at Barcelona, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: Barcelona Paseo de Gracia,Barcelona-Sant Andreu Comtal,Barcelona Franca,Barcelona Placa de Catalunya,Barcelona-Clot-Arago,Barcelona Nord,Barcelona El Prat Airport T2,BARCELONA SANTS. Not all transport providers serve every station, so check in advance to see exactly where your route takes you. You may need to use another form of transport to get from one station to another or to your final destination when you arrive in Barcelona.

How many journeys from Berlin to Barcelona are there every day?

The route from Berlin to Barcelona is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Berlin 21 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Berlin to Barcelona, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 0 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 21 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Berlin to Barcelona. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Berlin to Barcelona
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Berlin to Barcelona.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Berlin to Barcelona, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Berlin to Barcelona.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Price as departure date approaches

Train companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $64.62 to $146.59 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 56% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Berlin to Barcelona

The cheapest Berlin - Barcelona train tickets can be found for as low as $92.57 if you’re lucky, or $111.59 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $144.27.

Find the best day to travel to Barcelona by train

When travelling to Barcelona by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

FlixBus, a long-distance bus company, operates in both Europe and the United States. Founded in 2013, it has grown to become one of the largest bus operators in Europe, connecting over 2,500 destinations in 30 countries. Originating in Germany, FlixBus has expanded quickly to neighboring countries including France, Italy, Denmark, the Netherlands, and Croatia, while also offering regular services to Norway, Spain, and England. With affordable fares and comfortable amenities such as free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and onboard toilets, FlixBus provides a convenient and enjoyable travel experience.

Flixtrain is a European low-cost passenger rail service that offers affordable and comfortable train travel to various destinations across Germany. It is owned and operated by FlixMobility, the parent company of FlixBus, which is a popular bus transportation service in Europe. Flixtrain operates on several routes, including Berlin to Stuttgart, Berlin to Cologne, and Hamburg to Cologne, among others.

The ÖBB Nightjet, operated by the Austrian Federal Railways (ÖBB), offers overnight train travel between major European cities, providing a convenient and comfortable way to journey through the night. The Nightjet trains are equipped with sleeping cabins, couchettes, and seats, offering passengers a comfortable and convenient way to travel long distances while they sleep. The service runs throughout Austria and extends to neighboring countries such as Germany, Switzerland, Italy, and the Czech Republic.

TGV stands for Train à Grande Vitesse, which translates to a high-speed train. It is a type of high-speed train that operates in France and other parts of Europe. The TGV was first introduced in 1981 and has since become a popular mode of transportation for domestic and international travel. The TGV (Train à Grande Vitesse), now refers to a type of train that can reach a speed of 320km/h on high-speed lines in France. In France and Europe, there are two types of TGV operated by SNCF Voyageurs: the TGV INOUI, which offers a higher level of comfort, and the low-cost TGV OUIGO.

TGV Duplex is a high-speed train operated by the French national railway company, SNCF. It is a double-decker train that can reach speeds of up to 320 km/h (200 mph) and is designed to carry passengers on long-distance journeys. It is also environmentally friendly, with reduced noise levels and lower carbon emissions compared to other modes of transportation. This train type is included in the TGV inOui service.

Ticket types and facilities from Berlin to Barcelona

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by FlixTrain and Nightjet when traveling from Berlin to Barcelona.

Standard

A standard ticket on FlixTrain is a regular ticket / second class ticket. Flixtrain standard ticket offers you a comfortable seat, guaranteed Wi-Fi, access to power outlets, and one carry-on and one checked luggage with size restrictions.
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Seated carriage

These tickets are ideal for shorter journeys during the day, featuring comfortable seats in air-conditioned carriages.
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Sleeper cabin

These are the most comfortable Nightjet tickets, featuring single, double, or triple compartments with beds, blankets, and pillows for a good night's sleep.
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Couchette

These tickets provide a more affordable option for overnight travel, with bunk beds in shared compartments that can accommodate up to 6 passengers.
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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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Connect effortlessly on FlixTrain and enjoy free WiFi, whether you're catching up on work, chatting, or simply browsing.
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Keep your devices charged and ready. FlixTrain seats come equipped with power sockets and USB outlets.
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For your safety and the comfort of everyone on board, FlixBus permits you to bring one carry-on bag that should fit under the seat or in the overhead compartment. You're also allowed one checked bag, but make sure you can load and unload it by yourself and store it in the overhead space or under your seat. Kindly ensure your luggage isn't bulky or poses a risk to others. Remember, it's up to you to keep track of your belongings during the trip.
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FlixTrain prioritizes comfort for all. Passengers with mobility concerns can book designated seats and utilize complimentary transportation for foldable wheelchairs and mobility aids. Reach out to FlixTrain for any assistance required.
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While FlixTrain doesn't offer onboard catering, you're welcome to bring along your own snacks and beverages.
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With FlixTrain, you can pack an extra piece of luggage, but it's a good idea to book early since train space is limited. Got sports equipment or a big musical instrument? They're welcome too, though an extra fee might apply. If you're cycling around, you can park your bike in specific areas for just 9 Euro, but ensure it's standard-sized and free of extra attachments. Remember to reserve a spot for your bike early, as space fills up fast
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Wifi service is currently unavailable on Nighthet.
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Private compartments are available on ÖBB Nightjets. In couchette cars, 1-6 persons (1-3 adults; max. 5 children up to the age of 14) can travel at a low fixed rate. Moreover, for everyone's comfort, there's a quiet time enforced from 10:00 p.m. to 8:00 a.m. Main lights in sleeper and couchette sections should be off during this period.
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Apart from standard outlets, the new Nightjet offers USB charging and inductive charging stations.
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When travelling on an ÖBB Nightjet train, you're allowed to check only one suitcase and one piece of hand luggage. Ensure your luggage is stored in a manner that doesn't inconvenience or obstruct others. Remember the guidelines for luggage storage: Easily stowable items should go in the overhead racks, while bulkier luggage should be placed under the seat or in designated luggage racks. Always keep passageways, doors, and escape routes clear for everyone's safety.
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Certain routes offer coaches with wheelchair-friendly compartments and nearby restrooms, accommodating a passenger with a wheelchair and a companion.
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Day coach travelers can buy snacks and drinks from onboard staff. Couchette ticket holders get mineral water and a Viennese breakfast. Sleeper cabin passengers enjoy a welcome drink, evening snack, mineral water, and a customized breakfast. Specific dietary requests for Nightjet meals should be emailed at least 72 hours before departure.
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Every compartment in sleeper, couchette, and seating carriages has individual air conditioning controls.
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On Nightjets connecting Germany, Austria, and Switzerland, bikes are welcome with a specific ticket and reservation. ÖBB Nightjet also allows items like pushchairs and musical instruments. Use the ÖBB service to transport bikes within Austria. Folding bikes are free if they're within 110 cm x 80 cm x 40 cm. Ensure e-bike batteries are charged, and note bikes can't be on buses during rail interruptions.
Services on board FlixBus, TGV Duplex and FlixTrain from Berlin to Barcelona
Compare services on board when travelling from Berlin to Barcelona by train.
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Berlin to Barcelona CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
105.14kg
Bus
112.65kg
Flight
300.4kg
Car
240.32kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Berlin to Barcelona by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Berlin and Barcelona are 105.14kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Berlin and Barcelona? By taking the train between Berlin and Barcelona you will save 195.26kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 7.51kg compared to a bus and 135.18kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Berlin to Barcelona?
A train ticket from Berlin to Barcelona is $129.92. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $82.09.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Berlin to Barcelona?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Berlin to Barcelona is $82.09. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Berlin and Barcelona by train?
Berlin to Barcelona is 933.3 mi.
How long does the train between Berlin and Barcelona take?
Berlin to Barcelona is on average 33 hr 27 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 20 hr 15 min.
Which companies operate from Berlin to Barcelona?
The train journey from Berlin to Barcelona is covered by 6 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: FlixBus, TGV Duplex, FlixTrain, TGV, Nightjet, European Sleeper and AVE.
How many train connections per day go from Berlin to Barcelona?
Berlin to Barcelona has 21 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Berlin to Barcelona leave?
The earliest train from Berlin to Barcelona departs at 5:59 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Berlin to Barcelona depart?
The latest train from Berlin to Barcelona departs at 10:56 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Berlin to Barcelona in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $82.09 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
What's the fastest journey time between Berlin to Barcelona by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Berlin and Barcelona is 20 hr 15 min.
Is there a direct train from Berlin to Barcelona?
Yes, there is a direct train between Berlin and Barcelona.
What are the CO2 emissions for Berlin to Barcelona by train?
The train journey from Berlin to Barcelona creates 105.14kg of CO2 emissions.

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