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Catalunya rail station is located in Plaça de Catalunya, at the heart of Barcelona. It has two platforms and is also linked to the Catalunya metro station ( Red Line, L1 ) and ( Green Line, L3 ). On this page I will be referring to Catalunya over ground rail station, rather than Catalunya metro station.
The main railway station in Barcelona for both international and national destinations. It's located in a modern building and all the platforms are located underground. Two metro lines stop here (Green and Blue line), the international bus station is nearby.
Barcelona Sants is the main railway station in Barcelona, owned by Adif, the railway infrastructure agency of Spain.It has become the most important transport hub of the city - being the centre of Rodalies de Catalunya including Barcelona suburban railway services and regional services, as well as the main inter-city station for national and international destinations.
The Vallvidrera funicular is located in the area of the same name in Barcelona and connects the Peu de Funicular railway station on the Metro del Vallès line with the top of the Tibidabo hill. Path length – 729 meters, height – 165 meters.
Miquel Biada and the First Railway in Barcelona. The nineteen miles by railway between Barcelona and the fishing town of Mataró once served as an important turn in Spain’s transportation history. It was the very first railroad in Spain to open. The Maresme line (R1) of Spain’s railway system connects Maçanet-Massanes with Molins de Rei ...
Due to the fact that Barcelona Sants is one of the main transport hubs for Barcelona, it has become a important area for accommodation in Barcelona. If you are catching an early train out of Sants station or arriving there late at night you will find it convenient to stay close to the railway station.