Duration 28h 44m
Distance 1243.9 km
Average price 120€
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The average train between Lisbon and Barcelona takes 28h 44m and the fastest train takes 23h 55m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Lisbon to Barcelona. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Lisboa - Santa Apolonia
  2. Entroncamento
  3. Badajoz
  4. Madrid-Puerta De Atocha
  5. Barcelona
15h 14m
104€ - 189€

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No, there is no direct train from Lisbon to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia and arriving at Barcelona-Sants via Entroncamento, Badajoz and Madrid-Puerta De Atocha. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 14m.

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The distance between Lisbon and Barcelona is 1006 km. The road distance is 1243.9 km.

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Lisbon to Barcelona train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, depart from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia station.

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Lisbon to Barcelona train services, operated by Renfe AVE, arrive at Barcelona-Sants station.

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Barcelona is 1h ahead of Lisbon. It is currently 1:17 AM in Lisbon and 2:17 AM in Barcelona.

There are 3508+ hotels available in Barcelona. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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What companies run services between Lisbon and Barcelona?

You can take a train from Lisbon to Barcelona via Entroncamento, Badajoz, Madrid-Atocha Cercanias, and Madrid-Puerta De Atocha in around 15h 14m.
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