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Beautiful station, but no amenities

The Portbou Railway station has seen better days. The station is still an amazing site and... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2017
MARTINKalfatovic
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ARLINGTON
Train station?

We arrived on Saturday morning from Barcelona, after an all night flight. After being up 30 hours... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2018
Richard R
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Olathe, Kansas
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19 Oct 2018
“Beautiful place needing TLC”
4 Aug 2018
“Train station?”
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Carrer de Claudi Planas, 3, 17497 Portbou, Spain
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Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

Beautiful historic station but desperately in need of some love and maintenance. The ticket office only had one member of staff on duty which made it difficult to get tickets also. Come on RENFE look after this majestic station you are the custodians of!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank flybazz
Reviewed 4 August 2018

We arrived on Saturday morning from Barcelona, after an all night flight. After being up 30 hours we were tired and couldn't figure out how to get to town. NO one there. Finally a kind construction worker led us to town and our hotel. We...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Richard R
Reviewed 6 May 2018

Portbou Train Station is a stop on the Barcelona-Cerbère railway and the Narbonne-Portbou railway. This is a border railway station where all trains have to stop, as those coming from/going into France have to change gauge from Iberian gauge to standard gauge. We arrived into...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank John M
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Travellers should be prepared to find exactly NOTHING open here. Today even the ticket machine was out of order !! The only thing that works is the departures board. You can buy train tickets from the ticket inspector on your train. Good luck !!

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 28 May 2017

The Portbou Railway station has seen better days. The station is still an amazing site and effective transportation hub, but there are no facilities open for dining.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank MARTINKalfatovic
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