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Duration 4h 6m
Distance 610.5 km
Average price 82€
Frequency 8/day

Trip overview

The average train between Madrid City Center and Barcelona Airport (BCN) takes 4h 6m and the fastest train takes 2h 56m. The train service runs several times per day from Madrid City Center to Barcelona Airport (BCN). The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Madrid-Puerta De Atocha
  2. Barcelona Airport (BCN)
3h 47m
70€ - 124€

Madrid City Center to Barcelona Airport (BCN) train times

Trains run every four hours between Madrid City Center and Barcelona Airport (BCN). The earliest departure is at 07:30 in the morning, and the last departure from Madrid City Center is at 20:30 which arrives into Barcelona Airport (BCN) at 05:30. All services require a transfer at BARCELONA-SANTS and take an average of 4h 6m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Madrid City Center to Barcelona Airport (BCN)? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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No, there is no direct train from Madrid City Center to Barcelona Airport (BCN). However, there are services departing from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha and arriving at Aeroport via Sants. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 47m.

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The distance between Madrid City Center and Barcelona Airport (BCN) is 496 km. The road distance is 610.5 km.

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Madrid City Center to Barcelona Airport (BCN) train services, operated by Renfe AVE, depart from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha station.

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Madrid City Center to Barcelona Airport (BCN) train services, operated by Renfe AVE, arrive at Barcelona-Sants station.

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What companies run services between Madrid City Center and Barcelona Airport (BCN)?

Renfe AVE operates a train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Barcelona-Sants hourly. Tickets cost 60€ - 120€ and the journey takes 3h 10m.
Train operators
Renfe AVE
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
60€ - 120€
Rome2rio's guide to Renfe AVE
Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
60€ - 120€
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
60€ - 85€
Promo+
70€ - 75€
Flexible
90€ - 120€

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