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Duration 30h 39m
Distance 1386.4 km
Average price 219€
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The train between Gießen and Barcelona takes 30h 39m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Gießen to Barcelona. 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. Giessen
  2. Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  3. Lyon Part Dieu
  4. Barcelona
13h 51m
171€ - 287€

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No, there is no direct train from Gießen to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Giessen and arriving at Barcelona-Sants via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Lyon Part Dieu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 51m.

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The distance between Gießen and Barcelona is 1139 km. The road distance is 1386.4 km.

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Gießen to Barcelona train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Giessen station.

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Gießen to Barcelona train services, operated by Renfe SNCF, arrive at Barcelona-Sants station.

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