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Duration 21h 2m
Distance 1329.8 km
Average price 163€
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Barcelona and Cherbourg-Octeville takes 21h 2m and the fastest train takes 12h 11m. There is at least one train per day from Barcelona to Cherbourg-Octeville. 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. Cherbourg-Octeville
11h 8m
128€ - 204€

Barcelona to Cherbourg-Octeville train times

Trains run once daily between Barcelona and Cherbourg-Octeville. The service departs Barcelona at 10:05 in the morning, which arrives into Cherbourg-Octeville at 10:16. All services require a transfer, and take on average 21h 2m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Barcelona to Cherbourg-Octeville. However, there are services departing from Barcelona-Sants and arriving at Cherbourg via Gare de Lyon and Paris St Lazare. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 8m.

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The distance between Barcelona and Cherbourg-Octeville is 964 km. The road distance is 1329.8 km.

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

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Barcelona to Cherbourg-Octeville train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Cherbourg station.

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There are 88+ hotels available in Cherbourg-Octeville. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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