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than ever before

Travel direct to Spain from and 15 French cities—
Madrid and Barcelona have never been so close.
And with our new lower fares, you can visit sunny
Spain for a song.

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HIGH-SPEED travel to Spain

Book your journey to Spain now

On the Internet


By telephone
  • In France, dial 36 35 to reach an adviser any day of the week, from 07.00 to 22.00. (You pay €0.40 per minute including tax, plus any fees charged by your service provider.)
  • In Spain, dial +33 8 92 35 35 35 to get all the information you need about your journey. (International rates apply, plus any fees charged by your service provider.)
In SNCF stations and sales offices

Find a station or sales office near you

At an authorized travel agency

Browse our list of authorized agencies

Ready for a vacation—or even a weekend—in Spain? Our fares are even lower than before.

For Barcelona, Girona and Figueras, fares start at:

  • €39(1) when you depart from Paris, Lyon, Marseille, Avignon, Aix-en-Provence or Valence
  • €35(1) when you depart from Toulouse or Nîmes

For Barcelona and Girona, fares start at:

  • €29(1) when you depart from Montpellier or Carcassonne

For Figueras, fares start at:

  • €19(1) when you depart from Montpellier, Béziers or Narbonne

For Madrid and Saragossa, fares start at:

  • €59(1) when you depart from Marseille, Montpellier, Nîmes, Avignon or Aix-en-Provence

Got a Jeune railcard? You’re guaranteed to save 25%(2) on the current fare for all trains to Spain. And you can book any time, right up to the last available seat.

You'll save time too. Our high-speed partnership with Renfe, the Spanish rail operator, gets you there fast at a great price. Current travel times include:

  • Lyon – Barcelona: 5h06
  • Paris – Barcelona– Paris: 6h19
  • Montpellier – Madrid: 4h28
  • Marseille – Madrid: 7h40

Want to relax a little longer in your Spanish paradise? Book a rental car with iDAVIS and save 10%(3) on the prepaid offer when you buy a ticket for rail travel under our partnership with Renfe.

Book a rental car with iDAVIS

On-board services

On-board staff

On-board personnel include French and Spanish conductors to welcome you, keep you informed and ensure that you have a smooth, pleasant journey.

High-speed comfort

Whether you’re travelling alone, with a companion or with your whole family, our TGVs have what you need. In 2nd class, choose between twin seats side by side and groups of four seats face to face. Or book family seating—four fold-up seats around a fold-away table. In 1st class, you can select a single seat, two facing seats or a four-seat club section, with wider seats and extra legroom for a more comfortable journey. And we have a dedicated area for wheelchair users, with space for accompanying persons.

Sit back and relax

Every area of our TGVs is designed to make your journey comfortable and pleasant. Use the power outlets near your seat to connect your electronic devices and get some work done or simply enjoy a film. Track your train's progress—in real time and in several languages*—on the display screens in every coach, and be sure to explore the selection of music offered on board. Travelling 1st class? Consider booking a Club privatif area—8 seats in their own private space, with video screens that you can connect to your computer*.

* Available on select trains to select destinations.

Catering à la carte

In the mood for a snack—or even a full meal? Head for the café-bar and choose from our delicious selection of regional foods and beverages.

Learn more about dining on board

Terms & conditions

(1)Price per person for our Essential fare, starting fromon trains operated under the Renfe-SNCF partnership. Valid for a one-way journey, second class, for select destinations in Spain on select TGV trains on select days. Subject to availability of seats at this fare. Tickets on sale for journeys starting on or after 15 May 2016. Advance booking required. Tickets may be exchanged or refunded; conditions apply: This offer may not be combined with any other special deal or SNCF fare discount other than the Jeune$ 12-17 and Jeune 18-27 railcards. Ticket sales and information available in stations, SNCF sales offices, by telephone at 3635 (€0.40/minute plus the cost of the call), in authorized travel agencies and on line at and Electronic payment is required for telephone and Internet bookings.
By telephone at 3635 (you pay €0.40/minute including tax, plus any fees charged by your service provider), at, at stations and at authorized SNCF sales offices
Offer valid for any ticket purchased for trains operated under SNCF’s partnership with Renfe. Discount applies to all prepaid rental car bookings (except Avis Prestige and utility vehicles) for 1-30 day rental packages. The 10% discount is calculated using the base car rental rate (a flat per-day fee and/or a charge per kilometre travelled) published on, excluding supplements, options, additional waivers and insurance. Bookings subject to the general terms and conditions for Avis rentals.