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Not worth the money spent

We booked renfe train from Toulouse in France to Cordoba Spain in advance. Total amount was €511... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Singapore, Singapore
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High speed train

Took the high speed (almost express) from Gerona to Madrid. it was just about three hours... read more

Reviewed 20 November 2017
Sean M
Louisville, Kentucky
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Algeciras, Spain
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked renfe train from Toulouse in France to Cordoba Spain in advance. Total amount was €511 for 3 person. 3 transits from Toulouse to Narbonne to Madrid Atocha and finally Cordoba. The train from Toulouse to Narborne was just a normal slow train with...More

Thank StanTVL
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Took the high speed (almost express) from Gerona to Madrid. it was just about three hours. Comfortable seating. Clean restrooms. Club car for snacks. A spanish movie for fun. 110E Highly recommended

Thank Sean M
Reviewed 3 November 2017

I use the train from Madrid to Toledo. The train was comfortable and really fast. To board in Madrid I would suggest to arrive earlier because of the lines to check the tickets and the security area, specially on Summer.

Thank Adriana C
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

I recently travelled on various journeys using the high speed trains, 2 of my journeys were from Barcelona to Madrid then Madrid to Valencia, they are the most modern, comfortable trains I’ve ever been on and I can’t wait to travel other parts of Spain,...More

Thank Julz H
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

On two different trips through Spain, we used the Internet to choose routes, times and prices. Then with these choices displayed in Notes or other app, so that they can be shown to the Ticket office for a quick and easy method of telling the...More

Thank Dan F
Reviewed 18 October 2017

We travelled from Seville Santa Justa to Jerez de La Frontera on a Renfe mid distance train, and were very impressed. It only cost about £32. return for two of us (just over an hour each way) and the train was clean comfortable, very punctual...More

Thank Andrew A
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Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

The train system is good however they have a lot of room for improvement. Took a lot of trains during my trip in Spain and here are my observations: -Employees at the Toledo train station are very rude and not helpful at all. We arrived...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We travelled from Barcelona to Madrid Tourist class, was a fantastic trip. Then we went from Madrid to Avignon, about seven hours in first class. Awesome comfy train and good service from the staff onboard. Our last trip on RENFE was Avignon back to Barcelona,...More

1  Thank Steve M
Reviewed 11 October 2017

This High Speed AVE train is a little bit more expensive that an airline ticket for the same route; however it is well worth it. First of all the time you save by not having to drive to airports and wait 2 hours before your...More

Thank Sam A
Reviewed 26 September 2017

We just finished our second trip on the RENFE trains-the first from Madrid to Valencia, the second from Valencia to Cartagena (with an easy change at Albacete). The booking process was easy to do on line (and we don't speak Spanish). The car and your...More

1  Thank justjans
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11 October 2017|
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Response from scousegod | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can buy on arrival. There are machines that use cash and card. I would have the Euro cash ready in case a machine is out of order. There may also be an attendant around at the time you arrive.
13 July 2017|
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Response from dave h | Reviewed this property |
The only way we did it was to persevere on line. I know its difficult but you can get the answers in the end