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Barcelona to Gijón by Train

Barcelona and Gijón are two stunning coastal cities in Spain. Traveling by train between them allows you to see the rich cultural diversity that Spain has to offer. Let us show you the best and most comfortable way to travel, so that you can make this beautiful journey yourself.

Train options for Barcelona to Gijón

Map with train route Barcelona to Gijon


High-speed train

Travel time

9 hours

Seat reservations



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Traveling by high-speed train

    AVE high-speed train at train station
AVE high-speed train at train station

Traveling between Barcelona and Gijón is made easy by the AVE and the Alvia high-speed train. These modern trains will take you across the country in great comfort. The full journey takes around 9 hours, including a stopover in Madrid. For actual travel times, check out our timetable.

If you're traveling with a Eurail Pass, you don't need to buy a ticket and only pay a small reservation fee. We recommend you book your seats as far in advance as possible.

Eurail Passes

Eurail Pass cover

The Eurail Pass is a train pass that lets you travel on nearly every train in Europe. It comes in all shapes and sizes, so you can pick the one that best fits your vacation plans. Check out our Eurail Passes.

If you're only looking to travel in Spain, then check out our Eurail Spain Pass. Otherwise you can choose another pass and make this journey part of a larger, exciting European adventure!