Barcelona to Gijón by train

  • First train
    06:05
  • Last train
    21:15
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    8hr 22m
  • Distance
    685 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    8
  • Avg. journey time
    11hr 10m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Barcelona to Gijón by train

Fast trains from Barcelona to Gijón take around 8 hours and 22 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 685 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Barcelona and Gijón.

1. Are there direct trains from Barcelona to Gijón?

Journeys between Barcelona and Gijón usually involve one change of train. We have found some direct departures on this route but these are less frequent than routes requiring a change.

We usually find around 9 departures on the route from Barcelona to Gijón every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 7 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Barcelona to Gijón?

The Barcelona to Gijón train travel time is normally about 8 hours and 22 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Barcelona to Gijón train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Gijón is usually scheduled to depart Barcelona around 05:50 and the last train is around 21:15. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Barcelona around 07:05, and the last at 21:15.

When to book Barcelona to Gijón train tickets?

Trains in Spain usually open for booking around 4 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Barcelona to Gijón by train.

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Which train companies operate between Barcelona and Gijón?

More than one train company operates on the route from Barcelona to Gijón, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • AVE
  • AVE-TGV
  • Alvia
  • Media Distancia
  • Regional
  • Trenhotel

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Gijón to Barcelona by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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