More information about trains Ponferrada
In the north west of the province of León we find Ponferrada, capital of the region of El Bierzo, it is located at the confluence of the rivers Sil and Boeza. It has abundant rainfall, snow in winter and hot temperatures in summer.
The train station in Ponferrada was inaugurated in 1882 and it is located on the Avenida del Ferrocarril, it receives every day its first train at 2:35 h which comes from La Coruña. The last train to get to the station of Ponferrada comes from the locality of Vigo and stops every day at 22:19 h.
The most comfortable and cheap way to travel to Ponferrada is the train. On our website you will find tickets from just 1,30 € to visit this municipality in León. If you want, as we can imagine, that your train trip is as cheap as possible, we recommend you to travel during the time slot in the mañana, because the tickets to travel in the noche are less affordable.
Ponferrada is divided into two different parts, the historic centre where you can see the vast majority of monuments of this town and the new city where you can find most of the services and shops. Although you will find pubs, restaurants and entertainment in both parts of the city. The most affordable rail route to visit the city of Ponferrada is the one that leaves from the station of San Miguel De Las Dueñas. For this route you can find tickets on our website from 1,30 € if you travel on a train of the REG.EXP. type that reaches the city in León at 9:01 h. On the other hand, we have the route Barcelona - Ponferrada, with the least affordable tickets, although we will never pay more than 191,20 € for our travel, travelling on a train of the Trenhotel type that reaches the destination station at 6:42 h.
Walk along the historical centre of Ponferrada and admire the Castle of the Temple, the small Church of San Andrés of the seventeenth century, the Basilica Nuestra Señora de la Encina of Renaissance style and that guards to the patron of the city, the Clock Tower that is the only thing that remains of the old wall of the city and which nowadays houses the museum of El Bierzo, the Town Hall Square from which some medieval streets are worth visiting.
If you don't want to miss all this, book now on our website your train ticket from the reasonable price of 1,30 € and visit Ponferrada. Although you live in Barcelona at a distance of 734.8 Km, in our search engine you will find the cheapest train tickets to know this beautiful locality in León.
The railway route Barcelona - Ponferrada is the one that more travellers use to travel to the capital of the region of El Bierzo, with an average price of 70,75 € for the train tickets. If you make this route on a train of Alvia type that takes 9 hours 22 minutes to travel the 737 Km of distance between the two locations and that arrives at the destination station at 18:52 h, you can find tickets from only 26,80 € on Trenes.com.
If you prefer to make the route Barcelona - Ponferrada on a train of the Trenhotel type, the tickets are a little more expensive, although they will never cost you more than 191,20 €, in this option the train takes 10 hours 22 minutes to travel the 737 Km that are between both stations.
If you prefer to buy souvenirs or a gift you can visit the new part of the city, which has several pedestrian streets, around Avenida de España. You can walk along this avenue and have a drink as well. In this area of the city you can also visit the Railway Museum. Don't wait any longer and book now your train tickets to travel to Ponferrada on Trenes.com. We have trips to this pretty municipality in León from 1,30 €.