Berlin to Barcelona by train

  • First train
    04:12
  • Last train
    00:46
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    15hr 58m
  • Distance
    1,502 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    22
  • Avg. journey time
    25hr 29m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Berlin to Barcelona by train

Fast trains from Berlin to Barcelona take around 15 hours and 58 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 1,502 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Berlin and Barcelona.

1. Are there direct trains from Berlin to Barcelona?

Journeys between Berlin and Barcelona usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 24 departures on the route from Berlin to Barcelona 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 19 departures.

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

The Berlin to Barcelona train travel time is normally about 15 hours and 58 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Barcelona is usually scheduled to depart Berlin around 04:12 and the last train is around 00:46. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Berlin around 04:28, and the last at 00:46.

When to book Berlin to Barcelona train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 4 and a half 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 Berlin to Barcelona by train.

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Which train companies operate between Berlin and Barcelona?

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

  • Alleo
  • FS100
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • TGV
  • Thalys

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

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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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