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Lisbon to Barcelona by train

The journey from Lisbon to Barcelona by train is 625.79 mi and takes 20 hr 13 min. There are 4 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:25 AM and the last at 11:53 AM. It is possible to travel from Lisbon to Barcelona by train for as little as $56.85 or as much as $203.85. The best price for this journey is $56.85.

Lowest Price$56.85
Journey Duration20 hr 13 min
Connection per Day4
Lowest Price$56.85
Highest Price$203.85
First Departure12:25 AM
Last Departure11:53 AM
Distance625.79 mi
DepartureLisbon
ArrivalBarcelona
CarriersAP - Alfa Pendular, AlsaMore

Lisbon to Barcelona Train Times

Departure date
Sunday, Mar 3, 2024

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Virail helps thousands of travelers plan their journeys every year. How? It's easy. Just enter the dates on which you plan to travel from Lisbon to Barcelona. Our powerful engine will look at the data from thousands of travel providers, then show you all the available routes. You can choose to travel however you want. Decide on the type of transport you want to use, what time of day you'd like to set off and whether you'd like a direct journey or one with connections. When you've found your ideal route, Virail will redirect you to the web page of the provider. There, you can make your booking, then it's time to prepare for your trip.

How much will I pay for train tickets from Lisbon to Barcelona?

On average, a train ticket from Lisbon to Barcelona will cost you $122.31. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as $56.85. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.
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On average, a train ticket from Lisbon to Barcelona will cost you $122.31. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

How much time will it take to go from Lisbon to Barcelona by train?

With a distance of 625.79 mi between Lisbon and Barcelona, it will usually take 20 hr 13 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 20 hr 13 min. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. The distance between Lisbon and Barcelona is around 625.79 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 20 hr 13 min. However, the fastest routes between Lisbon and Barcelona take 14 hr 21 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

What are the stations on the Lisbon to Barcelona route?

There are different options to choose from when traveling between Lisbon and Barcelona. You can start your journey in Lisbon at stations such as . These connect to stations including in Barcelona. There may not be a direct connection between all the stations in the two locations. Some providers will only serve a selection of the stations, and you may have to travel from one station to another in the same city after arrival to reach your ultimate destination. Virail will show you both all direct routes and any connecting services which you can take to get from Lisbon to Barcelona.

How many times a day do journeys run from Lisbon to Barcelona?

On average, there are 4 daily departures from Lisbon to Barcelona. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include , and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 0 departures from Lisbon which travel directly to Barcelona. There are 4 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Lisbon 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 Lisbon to Barcelona
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Lisbon to Barcelona.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Lisbon 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 Lisbon 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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Best time to book Lisbon to Barcelona travel

Virail Pro Tip ✌: Booking 10 days in advance save 10% on average

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 $8.21 to $47.29 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 83% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Lisbon to Barcelona

The cheapest Lisbon - Barcelona train tickets can be found for as low as $13.98 if you’re lucky, or $35.08 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $54.99.

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.

AVE stands for "Alta Velocidad Española", which means "Spanish High Speed". AVE is a high-speed train service operated by the Spanish national railway company Renfe. With the AVE trains you can travel to many major cities in Spain, including routes to Madrid, Barcelona, Valencia, Seville, Malaga, and Zaragoza.

Alsa, founded in 1923, is a prominent Spanish bus company that operates national and international routes. The company has grown to become one of the largest bus companies in Europe. Alsa provides a comprehensive range of services, including regular and express routes, luxury buses, and sleeper buses. Alsa, dedicated to sustainability, reduces its carbon footprint by using alternative fuels and energy-efficient technologies.

Iryo is a Spanish high-speed train operator, founded in 2019 and serving Spain's major cities such as Madrid, Barcelona, Malaga, Seville, Valencia and Zaragoza. iryo operates on the national rail network in Spain, using the latest AVE high-speed trains to transport passengers at speeds of up to 310 km/h.

Ticket types and facilities from Lisbon to Barcelona

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by AVE and Iryo when traveling from Lisbon to Barcelona.

Elige Estándar

The Elige tickets provide enhanced flexibility for exchanging or canceling your reservation. Elige Estándar," provides travelers with the standard, regular seating arrangement known as the "Estándar seat." Additionally, you can choose your preferred seat by paying an extra fee, and upgrading to Premium is also possible.
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Básico

The Basico are the most affordable tickets, but they come with certain restrictions, such as no changes or refunds. They also typically have limited availability and must be purchased well in advance.
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Elige Confort

If you go for "Elige Confort," you get the bigger and likely more comfortable XL Confort seat. The Elige tickets provide enhanced flexibility for exchanging or canceling your reservation. Additionally, you can choose your preferred seat by paying an extra fee, and upgrading to Premium is also possible.
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Prémium

Renfe AVE's Premium tickets are the priciest but also the most flexible, limited to Confort class only. They allow free train changes and provide the benefit of boarding the next train for free in case you miss your scheduled one.
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Singular

The "Singular fare" offers flexibility for entrepreneurs and companies with personalized customer service from iryo assistants.
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Inicial

iryo's Inicial fare provides affordable travel without compromising on comfort or service.
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Singular ONLY YOU

The "Singular Only YOU" fare is designed for entrepreneurs and companies, providing the best conditions for changes and cancellations in the ticket.
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Infinita

Infinita is iryo's all-inclusive fare that offers the best travel options with flexibility and comfort.
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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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Travel in comfort as all AVE trains are air-conditioned.
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Stay connected at high speeds with PlayRenfe, AVE's complimentary WiFi service, ensuring you remain online even at 300 km/h.
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The Silent Carriage is available exclusively for standard seats on AVE trains, excluding the AVE International route between Spain and France, as well as Euromed trains. Due to its popularity, early ticket purchase is advised.
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Every AVE seat is fitted with power sockets and at-seat radios for your convenience.
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AVE provides a complimentary care and assistance service for individuals with limited mobility. To utilize this service, please reach out to AVE directly.
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On AVE trains, you're welcome to bring along 3 bags, each not surpassing 85 x 55 x 35 cm and 25 kg (55 lbs) in weight. Moreover, instruments are considered hand luggage if they're within 30 x 120 x 38 cm and safely tucked in a case.
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Visit the onboard AVE bar carriage for a treat or wait for the food trolley that travels through the train. Prémium Ticket holders can enjoy in-seat dining featuring Chef Ramón Freixa's expertise. Please ensure you request special menus, from vegetarian to Halal, at least 12 hours before departure to enjoy a tailored meal experience.
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You can bring along your bike or scooter, just make sure it's folded and snug in a case. Don't forget to remove the pedals and give those handlebars a 90-degree turn. If your case's total dimensions are under 180cm, it counts as hand luggage. Anything larger falls into the special luggage category but keep it within 120 x 90 x 40 cm.
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Connect to free WiFi on iryo trains in any class. Enjoy movies, TV shows, live news, and Spotify for entertainment.
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Every seat on iryo trains comes with power sockets, and those in the Infinita and Singular Cafe class boast additional USB ports.
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On iryo trains, flexible baggage policy lets you travel comfortably with up to 3 pieces of luggage, including a piece of hand luggage. Maximum size for 2 larger pieces is 85x55x35cm, while hand luggage must be 36x27x15cm. Total weight limit is 25kg.
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iryo trains are designed for inclusivity, offering designated seats for passengers with reduced mobility and ensuring step-free access during both boarding and disembarking.
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iryo offers quality menus for all classes. Find the onboard restaurant/bar usually close to coach 2. For Infinita Class passengers, meals are served at your seat, but remember to book 24 hours in advance.
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Enjoy fresh and comfortable air on the ETR1000 train; its cutting-edge air-conditioning system refreshes the entire carriage's air in just 3 minutes, ensuring a generous 35 m3/h of fresh outside air for every passenger.
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On Iryo trains, you can bring along one disassembled bicycle or electric scooter per coach, as long as it's tucked into a bag and stays within 90x120x40cm. It's free to transport! Just keep in mind that you'll handle the loading, safekeeping, and unloading. Also, be considerate of other passengers' comfort and safety, and remember any damages caused are on you.
Services on board Alsa, Iryo and AVE from Lisbon to Barcelona
Compare services on board when travelling from Lisbon to Barcelona by train.
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Lisbon to Barcelona CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
70.5kg
Bus
75.53kg
Flight
201.42kg
Car
161.14kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Lisbon to Barcelona by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Lisbon and Barcelona are 70.5kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Lisbon and Barcelona? By taking the train between Lisbon and Barcelona you will save 130.92kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 5.03kg compared to a bus and 90.64kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Lisbon to Barcelona?
A train ticket from Lisbon to Barcelona is $122.31. 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 $56.85.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Lisbon to Barcelona?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Lisbon to Barcelona is $56.85. 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 Lisbon and Barcelona by train?
Lisbon to Barcelona is 625.79 mi.
How long does the train between Lisbon and Barcelona take?
Lisbon to Barcelona is on average 20 hr 13 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 14 hr 21 min.
Which companies operate from Lisbon to Barcelona?
The train journey from Lisbon to Barcelona is covered by 6 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: AP - Alfa Pendular, Alsa, Iryo, Renfe - Intercity, IC - Intercidades, AVE and R - Regional.
How many train connections per day go from Lisbon to Barcelona?
Lisbon to Barcelona has 4 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Lisbon to Barcelona leave?
The earliest train from Lisbon to Barcelona departs at 12:25 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 Lisbon to Barcelona depart?
The latest train from Lisbon to Barcelona departs at 11:53 AM. 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 Lisbon 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 $56.85 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.
From which stations can I leave from Lisbon to Barcelona?
There are 4 station(s) that you can depart from Lisbon to go to Barcelona. You can go from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia, Lisbon Portela Airport, Lisboa Oriente and Lisboa Sete Rios and you can arrive at Barcelona Pl. Catalunya, Barcelona Estació De França, Barcelona El Clot Aragó, Barcelona Passeig De Gracia, Barcelona Nord, Barcelona Sants, Barcelona El Prat Airport and Sant Adreu Comtal.
What's the fastest journey time between Lisbon to Barcelona by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Lisbon and Barcelona is 14 hr 21 min.
Is there a direct train from Lisbon to Barcelona?
Yes, there is a direct train between Lisbon and Barcelona.
What are the CO2 emissions for Lisbon to Barcelona by train?
The train journey from Lisbon to Barcelona creates 70.5kg of CO2 emissions.

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