Trains from
Köln Hbf to Barcelona Sants

Köln Hbf to Barcelona Sants route details

Route overview
Avg. journey time15h 22m
Fare range€38-€531
Distance1126km
Train operatorsDB, idbus, idtgv, Linebus, Renfe-SNCF, SNCB, Thalys
First & last trains
First train departs at07:43
Last train departs at18:43
Fastest journey
Fastest route11h 48m
Changes2 changes
Stations
Origin StationKöln Hbf
Destination StationBarcelona Sants

Train times for Fri 24 Nov

07:43
19:31
Köln Hbf
Barcelona Sants
11h 48m2 changes
08:44
20:34
Köln Hbf
Barcelona Sants
11h 50m2 changes
18:43
12:38
Köln Hbf
Barcelona Sants
17h 55m8 changes
07:43
19:31
Köln Hbf
Barcelona Sants
11h 48m2 changes
08:44
20:34
Köln Hbf
Barcelona Sants
11h 50m2 changes

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Köln Hbf to Barcelona Sants start at €176.99 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€176.99
14 days
in advance
€214.03
Avg. single price
On the day
€329.09
Avg. single price

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Köln Hbf to Barcelona Sants?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Köln Hbf to Barcelona Sants is €38.4. To buy train tickets from Köln Hbf to Barcelona Sants 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 Köln Hbf to Barcelona Sants by train?

The average journey time between Köln Hbf and Barcelona Sants is 15 hours and 22 minutes and the fastest journey time is 11 hours and 48 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 4 trains per day travelling from Köln Hbf to Barcelona Sants. 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 Köln Hbf to Barcelona Sants?

The first train from Köln Hbf to Barcelona Sants departs at 07:43. The last train from Köln Hbf to Barcelona Sants departs at 18:43. 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 Köln Hbf and Barcelona Sants?

No, it is not possible to travel from Köln Hbf to Barcelona Sants without having to change trains. To travel from Köln Hbf to Barcelona Sants will require a minimum of 2 changes. 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 Köln Hbf?

By train, of course. See trains from Barcelona Sants to Köln 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 Köln Hbf to Barcelona Sants for a typical week day using timetable data for 24/11/2017. 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 25/08/2017 for travel on 25/08/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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