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Duration 12h 1m
Distance 1205.8 km
Average price 143€
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The average train between Barcelona and Caen takes 12h 1m and the fastest train takes 9h 55m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Barcelona to Caen. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Barcelona-Sants
  2. Paris St Lazare
  3. Caen
9h 38m
Bookable on Rome2rio
116€ - 179€

Barcelona to Caen train times

Trains run six times a week between Barcelona and Caen. The service departs Barcelona at 10:10 in the morning, which arrives into Caen at 20:05. All services require a transfer, and take on average 12h 1m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Barcelona to Caen. However, there are services departing from Barcelona-Sants and arriving at Caen via Gare de Lyon and Paris St Lazare. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 38m.

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The distance between Barcelona and Caen is 890 km. The road distance is 1205.8 km.

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Barcelona to Caen train services, operated by Renfe SNCF, depart from Barcelona-Sants station.

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Barcelona to Caen train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Caen station.

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There are 383+ hotels available in Caen. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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