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Duration 26h 42m
Distance 1595.8 km
Average price 320€
Frequency 5/week

Trip overview

The train between Paderborn and Barcelona takes 26h 42m. The train runs, on average, 5 times per week from Paderborn 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. Paderborn Hbf
  2. Essen Hbf
  3. Paris Gare De Lyon
  4. Barcelona
14h 43m
238€ - 447€

Paderborn to Barcelona train times

Trains run five times a week between Paderborn and Barcelona. The service departs Paderborn at 14:11 in the afternoon, which arrives into Barcelona at 16:53. All services require a transfer, and take on average 26h 42m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Paderborn to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Paderborn Hbf and arriving at Barcelona-Sants via Essen Hbf, Paris Nord and Paris Gare De Lyon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 43m.

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The distance between Paderborn and Barcelona is 1253 km. The road distance is 1595.8 km.

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Paderborn to Barcelona train services, operated by Abellio, depart from Paderborn Hbf station.

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

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