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Never take Seville to Barcelona Renfe train

One of the worst train I have seen in my Europ trip Train was stuck at Albacete Los Llanos station... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Swati S
via mobile
Choo Choo....

Got the train from Malaga to Ronda. Not an easy place to get to. Only 2 hours by train and station... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Macgomez
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent38%
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  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
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“first class” (19 reviews)
“high speed” (15 reviews)
“train station” (11 reviews)
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Algeciras, Spain
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

One of the worst train I have seen in my Europ trip Train was stuck at Albacete Los Llanos station for more than two hours with no one to share the update with passengers For 11 hrs journey they don’t have phone charging options ,...More

Thank Swati S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Got the train from Malaga to Ronda. Not an easy place to get to. Only 2 hours by train and station 5 mins from city center. Great way to get there.... Something changes with the train just after Bobadillo, it takes you a few minuets...More

Thank Macgomez
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I easily bought numerous Renfe trickets at the Loco2 website. A great site that explains everything and allows you to purchase tickets in assorted European countries. The site is full of interesting and usual information and the staff is responsive to all enquired. The Spanish...More

Thank SharonResnick
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Their website wouldn’t take my American credit card and their iPhone app wouldn’t either. In Valencia’s train station there is NO seating for those going Barcelona. And there’s no WI-FI on the “Preferente” fast trains between Madrid / València / Barcelona!!!!!!!!! What is this, the...More

Thank Christopher J
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took the AVE train from Madrid to Seville and it was a very pleasant experience. The seats were comfortable and the staff were pleasant and helpful. The stations were a little tricky - we had some trouble finding our way around the Madrid Atocha...More

Thank TravelFan48105
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am trying to book tickets for trains for my family in early June. The Renfe website shows that the price of the time I would like is 49.55E. However, when I add more people to the reservation, the price of the ticket inflates to...More

Thank Lanna B
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Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

Travelled from Barcelona to Madrid. Even though the website was in Spanish, Google translate translated the entire page to English for us, which made things a lot easier. Seats were comfy, food was great and free flow of drinks (including cava) for business class section....More

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Reviewed 18 May 2018

Used the AVE to travel from Madrid to Malaga. We treated ourselves to Business Class which cost about €80 each, one way. The carriage wasn’t new but provided large and comfortable seats. Breakfast was offered along with drinks which we didn’t try. The train reached...More

Thank Jeremy G
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Reviewed 7 May 2018

In andalusia I used a lot this bus service to move from a city to another one. Usually the buses is on time and with comfortable seat

Thank Marcolino S
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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Fast, efficient, clean, economical. Left wishing our US trains could be like this. There is no better way to travel in Spain.

Thank 505helenk
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Amarjit G
Hi You wrote a great review - Is there any chance you could share you itinerary and comment on it? We are going on a similar route in Sept and I think it would be great value if you would do so. Thanks either way! You wrote: Good trains We booked online prior to our Andalucía trip that included many cities including Seville, Malaga,Ronda,Granada and Granada in early April. The Medium Distance trains are sleek looking, clean and relatively quiet. The Seville to Malaga train departed Estacion San Justa, a clean modern station right on time. It made many stops along the way. Then half way to Malaga the conductor announced in Spanish (he held up iPad with English translation) that due to technical issue we had to switch trains in Osana. Turned out as soon we exited they used the same train to take another group of passengers back to Seville while we scrambled with our luggage crossing the track to the south bound platform and board another train. That was puzzling. The Malaga Maria Zambrano station was even more impressive. We took s day trip train to Ronda. Apparently only 1 daily round trip. 1000-1600. We finished our sightseeing in much less time but ended sitting the Ronda station cafeteria. We will try renfe again in the future
18 June 2018|
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Response from LnS2004 | Reviewed this property |
We used both train and buses to Malaga Ronda Granada and Marbella during our visit. ALBA buses with free wifi seem better than others. We took a bus to try to reach Marbella beach resort. Turned out Marbella Bus terminal is... More
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Abhishek J
8 June 2018|
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Response from SharonResnick | Reviewed this property |
I recommend you use Loco2 website to book any train in Spain. It is a wonderfully easy site to use. If the tickets you want are not yet available, you can ask to be notified as soon as they do become available. The site... More
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Christopher J
4 June 2018|
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Response from Christopher J | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I thought I was communicating with Renfe. Sorry!
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