Planning to travel from Madrid to Barcelona? Experience Spain at its best and choose the most convenient option for your Madrid - Barcelona train journey. Direct high-speed AVE trains run by Renfe depart from Puerta de Atocha station in Madrid and take you to the Sants station in Barcelona in about 3 hours reaching the maximum speed of 192 miles per hour. There are up to 13 daily departures depending on the weekday. You can check the detailed Madrid to Barcelona train timetable and book rail tickets with Rail Ninja, curated route planning, expert advice & online booking platform for European trains.
Timetable & Quick facts
The connection was well-planned, we had no trouble whatsoever
Cheryl and Daniel Wenzel about traveling from Madrid to Barcelona