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Renfe-SNCF en Cooperatión high-speed train

The Renfe-SNCF en Cooperatión is an international high-speed train that connects Spain and France. It allows you to travel fast and comfortably between cities like Paris, Lyon, Marseille, Barcelona and Madrid.


Renfe-SNCF en Cooperatión routes

Map with train routes of Renfe-SNFC high-speed train

Renfe-SNCF en Cooperatión high-speed train runs on the following main routes:

  • Barcelona - Paris
  • Barcelona - Lyon
  • Madrid - Marseille
*There is no longer a connection to Toulouse




Reservations on Renfe-SNCF en Cooperatión high-speed trains are compulsory. Your Pass needs to be valid in both France and Spain.


tip-image Please note that international Renfe-SNCF trains offer a limited number of seats for Interrail Pass holders. Once these seats are taken you will need to purchase a full-fare ticket. We advise you to reserve the trains as far in advance as possible. You can start making reservations up to 6 months in advance.

How to make reservations for Renfe-SNCF en Cooperatión trains

  • Through our Reservation Service - for international routes. These reservations will be sent to you as a paper ticket and can be booked at the latest up to 6 business days in advance
  • At a local railway station: at the ticket desk of a Long Distance railway station (not at commuter stations). Find a list of long distance stations here.


You can make your reservations on the day of travel or for up to 6 months in advance.


Reservation fees

Route 1st class 2nd class
Barcelona - Paris €48 €34
Barcelona - Lyon €27 €19
Barcelona - Montpellier €21 €15
Barcelona - Valence €27 €20
Barcelona - Marseille €27 €19
Barcelona - Avignon €27 €19
Barcelona - Nîmes €21 €15
Madrid - Marseille €49 €35
Madrid - Perpignan €41 €28
Madrid - Montpellier €41 €28
Madrid - Avignon €49 €35
Madrid - Nîmes €41 €28

Added value to your trip

The Renfe-SNCF train is an exceptionally comfortable train, offering spacious seats with power outlets and free wifi. This is why reservation fees for this train are higher than average.



Facilities and services

  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee bar
  • Disabled facilities
  • Power sockets
  • Video screens
  • Wi-Fi


For more information, visit the Renfe-SNCF website


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