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Malmo to Barcelona by train

  • First train
    06:13
  • Last train
    23:33
  • Avg changes
    5
  • Fastest journey
    24hr 44m
  • Distance
    1,770 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    3
  • Avg. journey time
    35hr 15m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Malmo to Barcelona by train

Fast trains from Malmo to Barcelona take around 1 day and 44 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 1,770 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Malmo and Barcelona.

1. Are there direct trains from Malmo to Barcelona?

Journeys between Malmo and Barcelona usually involve 5 changes of train.

We usually find at least one departure on the route from Malmo to Barcelona every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 3 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Malmo to Barcelona?

The Malmo to Barcelona train travel time is normally about 1 day and 44 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Malmo to Barcelona train times and schedule?

On weekdays the only train to Barcelona is usually scheduled to depart Malmo around 06:13. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Malmo around 09:33, and the last at 22:00.

When to book Malmo to Barcelona train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Malmo to Barcelona by train.

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Which train companies operate between Malmo and Barcelona?

More than one train company operates on the route from Malmo to Barcelona, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Alleo
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Eurocity-Express
  • FS100
  • ICE
  • ICL
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Intercités
  • Metronom
  • Railjet Express
  • Regional-Express
  • Regionalzug
  • S-Bahn
  • Südwestdeutsche Verkehrs-AG
  • TGV
  • Thalys
  • X2000

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.