Barcelona Sants (Estacio Sants) is the main train station in the city. It is the terminal for all international and national trains and from 2008 you can use AVE speed trains and travel from Barcelona to Madrid, Cordoba, Lleida, Tarragona, Zaragoza or even Malaga.
If you need to get from Barcelona airport to Barcelona Sants stations, it’s really easy: take the Renfe R2 Nord train from the airport. The train station at the airport is located by terminal T2. If you arrived to T1, you can take free shuffle bus to T2.
The Renfe R2 Nord train leaves the airport twice an hour and the journey to the Sants station takes 20 minutes.
Barcelona Sants station is the third stop:
- El Prat de Llobregat
- Barcelona – Sants
For this journey from Barcelona airport to Barcelona Sants station you can get very basic public transport ticket for €2,15, because the train is the part of city public transport system. (Or get a T-10 ticket if you plan to stay in Barcelona for longer time – then the cost for journey from airport to Sants will be low than 1 euro).