Rome to Barcelona route details

Route overview
Avg. journey time16h 51m
Fare range€60-€413
Distance858km
Train operatorsALSA
First & last trains
First train departs at00:23
Last train departs at06:00
Fastest journey
Fastest route14h 34m
Changes3 changes
Stations
Origin StationRome
Destination StationBarcelona

Train times for Mon 20 Nov

00:11
20:16
Rome
Barcelona
20h 05m6 changes
06:00
21:19
Rome
Barcelona
15h 19m4 changes
00:23
20:16
Rome
Barcelona
19h 53m6 changes
06:00
21:19
Rome
Barcelona
15h 19m4 changes
00:11
20:16
Rome
Barcelona
20h 05m6 changes

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Rome to Barcelona start at €167.59 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€167.59
14 days
in advance
€197.78
Avg. single price
On the day
€280.92
Avg. single price

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Rome to Barcelona?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Rome to Barcelona is €60. To buy train tickets from Rome 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 Rome to Barcelona by train?

The average journey time between Rome and Barcelona is 16 hours and 51 minutes and the fastest journey time is 14 hours and 34 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 2 trains per day travelling from Rome 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 Rome to Barcelona?

The first train from Rome to Barcelona departs at 00:23. The last train from Rome to Barcelona departs at 06:00. 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 Rome and Barcelona?

No, it is not possible to travel from Rome to Barcelona without having to change trains. To travel from Rome to Barcelona will require a minimum of 3 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 Rome?

By train, of course. See trains from Barcelona to Rome.

  • *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 Rome to Barcelona for a typical week day using timetable data for 20/11/2017. 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 19/08/2017 for travel on 19/08/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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