Gijón to Barcelona by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    07:00
  • Last train
    20:25
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    8hr 30m

Travelling from Gijón to Barcelona by train

Fast trains from Gijón to Barcelona take around 8 hours and 30 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 685 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Gijón and Barcelona.

Are there direct trains from Gijón to Barcelona?

Journeys between Gijón and Barcelona 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 Gijón 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 7 departures.

How long is the train journey from Gijón to Barcelona?

The Gijón to Barcelona train travel time is normally about 8 hours and 30 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Gijón to Barcelona train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Barcelona is usually scheduled to depart Gijón around 07:00 and the last train is around 20:25. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Gijón to Barcelona 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 Gijón to Barcelona by train.

Which train companies operate between Gijón and Barcelona?

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

  • AVE
  • AVE-TGV
  • Alvia
  • Intercity
  • Regional
  • Trenhotel

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 rail 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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