Sheffield to Barcelona by train

  • First train
    05:29
  • Last train
    23:37
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    13hr 5m
  • Distance
    1,362 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    15
  • Avg. journey time
    23hr 17m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Sheffield to Barcelona by train

Fast trains from Sheffield to Barcelona take around 13 hours and 5 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 1,362 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Sheffield and Barcelona.

1. Are there direct trains from Sheffield to Barcelona?

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

We usually find around 16 departures on the route from Sheffield to Barcelona every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 17 departures.

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

The Sheffield to Barcelona train travel time is normally about 13 hours and 5 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Barcelona is usually scheduled to depart Sheffield around 05:30 and the last train is around 23:37. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Sheffield around 05:28, and the last at 23:29.

When to book Sheffield to Barcelona train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 3 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 Sheffield to Barcelona by train.

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Which train companies operate between Sheffield and Barcelona?

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

  • East Midlands Trains
  • Eurostar
  • FS100
  • TGV

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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