Trains from Barcelona to Paris
Everyday up to five direct TGV trains connect Paris Gare de Lyon with Barcelona Sants. The TGV train to Barcelona is comfortable with open carriages. There is a on board bistro for a meal and drinks. The journey time is 6 hours and 27 minutes between the two cities.
How long does it take?
Beside the five direct TGV trains between Barcelona and Paris, you can also take the night train to Port Bou or Toulouse and transfer to a regional train or AVE high speed train. The TGV first train leaves 10:07 from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrives 16:34 at Barcelona Sants.
If you book early the cheapest fares for trains from Paris to Barcelona start at € 59. If you wait to the last moment ticket prices rise to € 159.
Sleeper / Overnight trains
There are no direct night trains running anymore between Barcelona and Paris, but you can take a night train from Perpignan to Paris (day train Barcelona to Perpignan)
The route from Paris to Barcelona has some nice scenery - first a lot of hills and huge farms, some small towns, along the Mediterranean sea some nice parts, but it's never spectacular.