Before travelling


You can book your ticket:

- directly using our “train finder

- At Travel Agencies and Tour Operators approved by both Renfe and SNCF

- ​At train stations in France and Spain

- Online via our distributors:


You can buy tickets 6 months before the travel date.

Depending on the fare and the amount of notice, costs may be incurred on the original ticket. Remember that if you want to change the class or date, you must also pay the difference in price based on the fare available for the new travel date.

At your point of sale, you can find out about the specific conditions of other fares and about where you can make changes or cancel your ticket if necessary. To consult the conditions click here.

Cancellation or refund after train departure time is not permitted on any ticket.

If you decide to travel in First Class, before boarding the train, you will be able to enjoy the modern spaces of Club Lounges (Sala Club)​​ designed to make your wait more comfortable in all our Spanish stations except in Figuer​es. 

On board the train, both the space between passengers as well as the one between seats in First Class are larger, so the journey is much more comfortable. Moreover, there is less passengers so you can bring up to three pieces of luggage without any problem.​


You can carry your baby pram as long as it is folded at all times. For security reasons, exits and aisles should not be blocked. Babies must travel in their parents' arms. Children under 4 travel for free.​

We accept handbags, suitcases, travel bags, and backpacks as luggage as long as there a no more than 3 items and they are not longer than 290 cm (114.2 inches) or larger than 85 x 55 x 35 cm (33.5 x 21.6 x 13.8 inches) each. The total weight of the 3 items should not exceed 25 kg (55.1 pounds). A visible label with the name and surname of the passenger should be affixed to all baggage. ​

Yes, as long as it is folded and kept in a container not larger than 120 cm x 90 cm (3.9 x 2.9 feet). This is a complimentary service.

Yes, the following will also be accepted as carry-on luggage, as long as they are not larger than 46 x 70 cm (18.1 x 27.5 inches) or heavier than 30 kg (66.1 pounds): Skis, prams, golf bags, surf boards not exceeding 1.20m x 0.90 m (3.9 x 2.9 feet), and wheelchairs. A visible label with the name and surname of the passenger should be affixed to all baggage.​

Yes, you can go through access control without worrying about water bottles, creams, deodorants, perfumes, eau de cologne, etc.   ​


To enter French or Spanish territory, EU citizens must have a (valid) national identity document or (valid) national passport.
Foreign residents of non-EU countries can visit the information pages of the Spanish Ministry of Foreign Affairs or the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs to find out whether they need to obtain a visa to visit either of the two countries.
Underage children traveling alone must carry written authorisation from their parents and/or legal guardians.​


The discount is applied to the ticket of the individual accompanying the person with reduced mobility. The reduction is 50% on the price of the available Flexi or Esencial fare.

People with a disability of 65% or higher, or who can show proof of needing to travel accompanied, have the right to a 50% reduction on the ticket of the individual accompanying them on the available FLEXI or ESENCIAL (Essential) fare, and must always travel in the same class as the person they are accompanying.​

International sales allows the sales of H seats in Renfe-SNCF in Cooperation trains until 48 hours before the departure of the train.

TGV INOUI trains have 2 specific seats located on the lower level of the First Class coach (Coach 1 or 11). Passengers may travel in their own wheelchair or request to be transferred to a seat.

AVE trains have 2 seats located in coach 8 of Second Class. Passengers will travel in their own wheelchair.​

Yes, when any H seat is booked, assistance services are automatically requested at the departure and arrival stations.

If you do not travel in an H seat, but you wish to receive assistance, the service is free of charge. You must contact us as soon as possible to ensure assistance:

Adif Acerca Spain: Tel. 34 912 140 505 (6 am to midnight) oca.asistenciapmr@adif.es

Accès Plus France: Tel. 33 184 94 36 35 call from abroad (8 am to 8 pm) https://sncf.force.com/aplus/s/demande-prestation​


Yes, small pets are accepted on board, understanding as pets: dogs, cats, ferrets, and birds (except poultry) whose weight does not exceed 10 kg (22 pounds). The animal must be transported inside a crate not larger than 60 x 35 x 35 cm (23.6 x 13.7 x 13.7 inches) that contains and allows the removal of litter. Only one pet per passenger is allowed.

If your animal is a guide dog, assistance and support for people with diabetic and epileptic disorders  it can travel with you without any fee or ticket on all our trains.​

Through the sales system. The ticket must always be connected to a passenger's ticket. They can also be purchased on board the train. ​To consult the prices for each of the routes click here.

During the journey


Yes, all our trains have a cafeteria service. Its location is communicated over the PA or a visual announcement in passenger coaches. All items on the menu are of great quality and will change to offer passengers seasonal produce. They include a selection of cold and hot drinks, snacks, sweets, sandwiches and hot dishes. Additionally, you may buy products from the mobile bar without having to leave your seat.​

After travelling


You will be able to cancel your ticket or travel on a different date without any additional cost.​

If the service is delayed in any way, we undertake to provide you with compensation in accordance with the current European compensation regulations​. ​

a) If there is a delay between 30 and 119 minutes, we will compensate you for the inconvenience with 25% of the ticket price.​​

b) If there is a delay of 120 minutes or more, we will compensate you for the inconvenience with 50% of the ticket price.​

We ask you to send your complaint to the after-sales service of the network through which you acquired your ticket (Renfe or SNCF).


Sales and customer and services in the stations

Dirección General de Viajeros

Centro de Atención de Postventa

Avda. Ciudad de Barcelona, 6

28007 Madrid

->  www.renfe.com


Service Relations Clients SNCF

62973 Arras Cédex 9 (France)

->  www.sncf-connect