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Renfe website fails

On February 15, 2010 By

After travelling down to Valencia to see Arctic Monkeys on Saturday night I needed to get back home to Barcelona yesterday and since I’d had a problem getting a train ticket for the journey down, so travelled by bus instead, I decided to book on the Renfe website.

First of all I tried at about […]

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Barcelona Train Timetable

On April 27, 2009 By

The rail network around Barcelona has developed enormously during recent years and, from being rather behind neighbours France in the development of train services, Spain can now stand comparison with any European country.

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Barcelona’s train stations

On April 22, 2009 By

There are currently two main train stations in Barcelona – one of them the functional, 1970s designed suburban sprawl of Barcelona Sants and the other the altogether more impressive Estació de França.

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Despite a 1.6 percent increase in the number of international flights to Barcelona, the airport’s traffic numbers have fallen overall by 5.3 percent during 2008. Most of the decline is due to the opening of the high-speed rail link between Barcelona and Madrid, which has seen demand for the shuttle service fall by 20 percent.

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