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Travelling from Lisbon to Barcelona by train

Fast trains from Lisbon to Barcelona take around 14 hours, covering a distance of approximately 999 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lisbon and Barcelona.

Are there direct trains from Lisbon to Barcelona?

Journeys between Lisbon and Barcelona usually involve one change of train.

We usually find at least one departure on the route from Lisbon to Barcelona every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

How long is the train journey from Lisbon to Barcelona?

The Lisbon to Barcelona train travel time is normally about 14 hours, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Lisbon to Barcelona train times and schedule?

On weekdays the only train to Barcelona is usually scheduled to depart Lisbon around 21:25. This is the same at the weekend.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Lisbon to Barcelona train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 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 Lisbon to Barcelona by train.

Which train companies operate between Lisbon and Barcelona?

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

  • AVE
  • Intercity
  • 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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