Trains from
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Barcelona

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Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Barcelona route details

Route overview

Avg. journey time15h 20m
Fare range€85-€396

First & last trains

First train departs at02:48
Last train departs at18:50

Fastest journey

Fastest route11h 44m
Changes1 change

Stations

Origin StationFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
Destination StationBarcelona

Train times for Tue 1 Aug

06:29
19:31
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
Barcelona
13h 02m2 changes
08:36
20:34
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
Barcelona
11h 58m1 change
08:50
20:34
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
Barcelona
11h 44m2 changes
09:50
22:44
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
Barcelona
12h 54m3 changes
16:49
11:21
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
Barcelona
18h 32m2 changes

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Barcelona start at €158.87 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€158.87
14 days
in advance
€213.72
Avg. single price
On the day
€288.23
Avg. single price

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Barcelona?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Barcelona is €84.9. To buy train tickets from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Barcelona for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

How long does it take to travel from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Barcelona by train?

The average journey time between Frankfurt (Main) Hbf and Barcelona is 15 hours and 20 minutes and the fastest journey time is 11 hours and 44 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 9 trains per day travelling from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Barcelona. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Barcelona?

The first train from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Barcelona departs at 02:48. The last train from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Barcelona departs at 18:50. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Frankfurt (Main) Hbf and Barcelona?

No, it is not possible to travel from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Barcelona without having to change trains. To travel from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Barcelona will require a minimum of 1 change. More changes may be necessary on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

How do I get back to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf?

By train, of course. See trains from Barcelona to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf.

  • *Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. “14 days in advance” includes days 13 and 15.
  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Barcelona for a typical week day using timetable data for 01/08/2017. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 26/04/2017 for travel on 30/05/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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