Paris to Ponferrada by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    16hr 35m
  • Distance
    987 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    27hr 2m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Paris to Ponferrada by train

Fast trains from Paris to Ponferrada take around 16 hours and 35 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 987 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Paris and Ponferrada.

1. Are there direct trains from Paris to Ponferrada?

Journeys between Paris and Ponferrada usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 7 departures on the route from Paris to Ponferrada every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 13 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Paris to Ponferrada?

The Paris to Ponferrada train travel time is normally about 16 hours and 35 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Paris to Ponferrada train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Ponferrada is usually scheduled to depart Paris around 07:15 and the last train is around 22:08. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Paris around 10:01, and the last at 22:52.

When to book Paris to Ponferrada train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 3 and a half months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Paris to Ponferrada by train.

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Which train companies operate between Paris and Ponferrada?

More than one train company operates on the route from Paris to Ponferrada, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • AVE
  • Alvia
  • FS100
  • Intercity
  • TGV
  • Trenhotel

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.