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Portimao to Barcelona by train

The journey from Portimao to Barcelona by train is 643.25 mi and takes 12 hr 52 min. There are 1 connections per day, with the first departure at 8:30 AM and the last at 8:30 AM. It is possible to travel from Portimao to Barcelona by train for as little as $134.75 or as much as $221.31. The best price for this journey is $134.75.

Lowest Price$134.75
Journey Duration12 hr 52 min
Connection per Day1
Lowest Price$134.75
Highest Price$221.31
First Departure8:30 AM
Last Departure8:30 AM
Distance643.25 mi
DeparturePortimao
ArrivalBarcelona
CarriersAlsa, RenfeMore

Portimao to Barcelona Train Times

Departure date
Wednesday, Jul 17, 2024

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How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Portimao to Barcelona?

On average, a train ticket from Portimao to Barcelona will cost you $174.80. 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 $134.75. 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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Prices will vary when you travel from Portimao to Barcelona. On average, though, you'll pay about $174.80 for a train ticket. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.

How long does it take to get from Portimao to Barcelona by train?

The average journey time is 12 hr 52 min. This is how long it takes to cross the 643.25 mi from Portimao to Barcelona. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from Portimao to Barcelona to take longer than 12 hr 52 min. In order to get from Portimao to Barcelona faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Portimao and Barcelona will complete the journey in 12 hr 40 min. On average, it will take you about 12 hr 52 min to travel the 643.25 mi between Portimao and Barcelona.

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

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Portimao to Barcelona, which usually leaves at 8:30 AM. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 8:30 AM. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year. If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Portimao to Barcelona leaving at 8:30 AM. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 8:30 AM.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.

Which stations are used when traveling from Portimao to Barcelona?

In Portimao, departure stations include PORTIMAO,Portimão Airport, PRM. When you arrive in Barcelona, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Barcelona-Clot-Arago,Barcelona El Prat Airport T2,Barcelona Nord,Barcelona-Sant Andreu Comtal,Barcelona Placa de Catalunya,BARCELONA SANTS,Barcelona Franca,Barcelona Paseo de Gracia. Remember though that the exact stations served on each route can vary. Different providers may depart from and arrive at different stations. Furthermore, if you travel on an express service, the number of stations may be limited, and the exact stations served on a particular route may vary at different times of day or day of the week. Check in advance to ensure that you are departing from and arriving at a station that is convenient for your journey.

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

On average, there are 1 daily departures from Portimao 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 Portimao which travel directly to Barcelona. There are 1 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Portimao 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 Portimao to Barcelona
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Portimao to Barcelona.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Portimao 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 Portimao 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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The cheapest Portimao - Barcelona train tickets can be found for as low as $16.03 if you’re lucky, or $40.39 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $51.36.

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.

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 Portimao to Barcelona

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

Singular

The "Singular fare" offers flexibility for entrepreneurs and companies with personalized customer service from iryo assistants.
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food_and_drink Food and drink
air_con Air conditioning
bicycle Bicycle

Inicial

iryo's Inicial fare provides affordable travel without compromising on comfort or service.
wifi WiFi
power_sockets Power sockets
luggage Luggage
accessibility Accessibility
food_and_drink Food and drink
air_con Air conditioning
bicycle Bicycle

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.
wifi WiFi
power_sockets Power sockets
luggage Luggage
accessibility Accessibility
food_and_drink Food and drink
air_con Air conditioning
bicycle Bicycle

Infinita

Infinita is iryo's all-inclusive fare that offers the best travel options with flexibility and comfort.
wifi WiFi
power_sockets Power sockets
luggage Luggage
accessibility Accessibility
food_and_drink Food and drink
air_con Air conditioning
bicycle Bicycle

Facility Description

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

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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 FlixBus from Portimao to Barcelona
Compare services on board when travelling from Portimao to Barcelona by train.
Facilities Alsa Iryo FlixBus
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power_sockets Power sockets cross check check
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air_con Air conditioning cross cross check

Portimao to Barcelona CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
72.46kg
Bus
77.64kg
Flight
207.04kg
Car
165.63kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Portimao to Barcelona by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Portimao and Barcelona are 72.46kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Portimao and Barcelona? By taking the train between Portimao and Barcelona you will save 134.58kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 5.18kg compared to a bus and 93.17kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Portimao to Barcelona?
A train ticket from Portimao to Barcelona is $174.80. 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 $134.75.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Portimao to Barcelona?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Portimao to Barcelona is $134.75. 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 Portimao and Barcelona by train?
Portimao to Barcelona is 643.25 mi.
How long does the train between Portimao and Barcelona take?
Portimao to Barcelona is on average 12 hr 52 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 12 hr 40 min.
Which companies operate from Portimao to Barcelona?
The train journey from Portimao to Barcelona is covered by 3 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Alsa, Renfe, Iryo and FlixBus.
How many train connections per day go from Portimao to Barcelona?
Portimao to Barcelona has 1 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Portimao to Barcelona leave?
The earliest train from Portimao to Barcelona departs at 8:30 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 Portimao to Barcelona depart?
The latest train from Portimao to Barcelona departs at 8:30 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 Portimao 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 $134.75 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 Portimao to Barcelona by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Portimao and Barcelona is 12 hr 40 min.
Is there a direct train from Portimao to Barcelona?
Yes, there is a direct train between Portimao and Barcelona.
What are the CO2 emissions for Portimao to Barcelona by train?
The train journey from Portimao to Barcelona creates 72.46kg of CO2 emissions.

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