Trains Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) to Barcelona Sants (Main Station)

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Trains Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) to Barcelona Sants (Main Station) - Facts 
  • Distance: 1092 km
  • Fastest route: 11 hours 38 minutes 
  • Number of trains: 5 
  • Changes: 1 
  • First train: 02:02 
  • Last train: 16:02 
  • Trains operator(s): Deutsche Bahn (DB), Renfe
  • Fare range: €52 - €536 
  • From price: €52
Cheap train tickets from Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) to Barcelona Sants (Main Station)!

Book your train journey from Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) to Barcelona Sants (Main Station) in just 2 minutes - always the best price! The rates from Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) to Barcelona Sants (Main Station) start from €52!

Every day 5 trains run between Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) and Barcelona Sants (Main Station). The distance is 1092 kilometers and the fastest train journey takes 11 hours 38 minutes. 

The earlier you book, the cheaper train tickets are. Just before departure, train tickets can be three to ten times more expensive. For this route the price difference from early booking to just before departure is  €52 - €536.

Train times / timetable

Find all train times in Europe here: travel from Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) to Barcelona Sants (Main Station) with Deutsche Bahn (DB), Renfe, the first train leaves at 02:02 and the last train at 16:02.

Train operators

Deutsche Bahn (DB)


Deutsche Bahn is the name of the national railways in Germany. The HQ is based in Frankfurt and the company is noted at the stock market. 

The high speed train of the Deutsche Bahn is the ICE International, one of the most convenient trains in Europe which run between all major cities in Germany. The ICE has also connections to all major cities in neighboring countries. 

Routes

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Renfe

Renfe is the name of the national railways in Spain. Renfe operates on all major lines in Spain, like the high speed train AVE between Barcelona, Zaragoza, Madrid, Cordoba and Seville. 

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Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station)

Railway Station Frankfurt

Frankfurt(Main)Hbf is the main station of Frankfurt, located in the middle of the centre. From the main station it is easy to get by train to the airport of Frankfurt. At the station there are a lot of eateries and shops. In the station you can access the S-Bahn network to get around the city of Frankfurt.

Facilities

  • Wifi: yes, free for 30 minutes
  • Lockers: yes, 24h
  • Restaurants: yes
  • Parking: yes, paid

To the city centre

  • Walking: 10 minutes
  • Bike: no city bikes
  • Tram: - 
  • S Bahn: 9 minutes, every 2 minutes
  • Bus: -  
  • Taxi: yes

Finding your platform:

  • On each platform and in the departure hall there are screens on which the departing trains are listed.

Finding your carriage: 

  • If you have a reserved seat, you can find the right spot on the platform where the carriage stops, by looking at the board of train compositions that can be found on any platform. 

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Barcelona Sants (Main Station)

Train Station Barcelona

Barcelona Sants is the name of the main station in Barcelona. AVE-trains run very regularly to Madrid, Valencia and Seville. TGV-trains run 2-3 times a day to Paris, Lyon and Marseille. 

  • Wifi: no 
  • Luggage lockers: yes, 5h30-23h00
  • Restaurants: yes
  • Parking: yes, paid

To the city centre (Ramblas) 

  • Walking: 40 minutes
  • Bike: rental shops are near 
  • Tram: - 
  • Subway: 1 stop, 5 minutes
  • Bus: -
  • Taxi: yes
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Frequently Asked Questions

How long does it take to travel from Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) to Barcelona Sants (Main Station)?
The average travel time between Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) and Barcelona Sants (Main Station) is 11 hours 38 minutes. On average 5 trains per day run between Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) and Barcelona Sants (Main Station). The first train is leaving Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) at 02:02 and the last at 16:02. The prices for train tickets from Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) to Barcelona Sants (Main Station) start from €52.

How much does it cost to take the train from Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) to Barcelona Sants (Main Station)?
The train fares for tickets from Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) to Barcelona Sants (Main Station) start from €52. If you book early you have more chance to buy cheap train tickets from Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) to Barcelona Sants (Main Station). Sometimes tickets cost up to 4-5 times more just before departure than at the time the sales period starts.

How do I get from Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) to Barcelona Sants (Main Station)?
On average 5 trains per day run between Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) and Barcelona Sants (Main Station). The number of changes on this route is 1. Trains are one of the best ways to travel around Europe, they are fast, convenient and if you book on time there are often great deals. Fares for trains from Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) to Barcelona Sants (Main Station) start from €52.

How long is the train ride from Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) to Barcelona Sants (Main Station)?
The average travel time between Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) and Barcelona Sants (Main Station) is 11 hours 38 minutes. Every day 5 runs between Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) and Barcelona Sants (Main Station) and the number of changes is 1. Train times can vary at any time of the day - check our rail planner for all the actual train times.

How far is Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) from Barcelona Sants (Main Station) by train?
The distance between Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) and Barcelona Sants (Main Station) is 1092 kilometers. The average travel time is 11 hours 38 minutes and there are approximately 5 trains per day running between Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) and Barcelona Sants (Main Station). The first train leaves from Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) at 02:02 and the last one at 16:02.

Which trains run from Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) to Barcelona Sants (Main Station)?
The following railway companies operate on the route between Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) and Barcelona Sants (Main Station): Deutsche Bahn (DB), Renfe. The average travel time is 11 hours 38 minutes, the distance is 1092 kilometers and fares start from €52.

How to buy cheap train tickets from Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) to Barcelona Sants (Main Station)?
Book your train tickets from Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) to Barcelona Sants (Main Station) as early as possible - sometimes it saves 4-5 times than booking just before departure. If rail tickets between Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) and Barcelona Sants (Main Station) are already available try to avoid peak times and / or travel on Tuesday or Thursday. Train tickets from Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) to Barcelona Sants (Main Station) start from €52.

Do prices go down for trains Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) to Barcelona Sants (Main Station)?
Unfortunately, no - there are no last minutes. Train tickets from Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) to Barcelona Sants (Main Station) only become more expensive the closer to departure time. The only way to purchase cheap train tickets is to book as early as possible. In general, it is more economical to travel between Frankfurt am Main Hbf (Main station) and Barcelona Sants (Main Station) on Tuesday or Thursday, avoid peak times and / or travel late in the morning or in the early afternoon.

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