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AV. Marques de l'Argentera, Barcelona, Spain
Sant Pere, Santa Caterina i la Ribera
+34 902 32 03 20
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Reviewed 18 July 2019

Estacio de Franca is one of the major train stations in Barcelona and quite possibly the most beautiful. Built in a mix of Neo-Classical, Modernist and Art Deco style. The facade of exceptionally beautiful floral motifs and long straight grills over the windows. The station...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 1 July 2019

Upon arriving to the station all the ticket machines were either out of service or only accepting cash (does anyone carry cash these days?) The unhelpful ticket amigo at the desk suggested we embark upon a journey that was never going to arrive at our...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Sophie K
Reviewed 19 June 2019

My wife and I recently visited Barcelona on the first leg of our two week trip to Spain, Andorra, and France.On one of the days in Barcelona we took the Metro down to the port area and walked around for hours taking in the sights....More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank pparrothead
Reviewed 11 June 2019

This station is a marvel. Cast iron and glass lines the platform. Big expansive halls. Perfectly preserved.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank faceofweed
Reviewed 22 May 2019 via mobile

This is a lovely old station and reminds me of many English stations in style by the platforms. Good concourse with s large restaurant.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank ian_dempster
Reviewed 16 March 2019 via mobile

Dropped into Estació de França to use their quite well managed WCs. A grand station that is quiet and serene. Opulent and huge the station is a throw back to the golden age of rail.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 20 January 2019

This is one of the main stations in Barcelona, and is a very impressive piece of architecture, a very impressive booking hall and a series of large cast iron spans over the platforms, even if you are not travelling by train it is well worth...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 235AndrewR
Reviewed 29 November 2018

lovely station but make sure you have your food and drinks etc pre entering the station as nothing there, great staff though who help you

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank lynnederby01
Reviewed 20 November 2018

Estacio de Franca is one of the main train stations in Barcelona. Built in 1929 this elegant and monumental train station is a work of art. The lobby is a Nocentista style of architecture rarely seen in a government building. Marble, bronze and crystal are...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank luckyj_12
Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

Estacio De Franca is an eye catching and beautiful train station that we passed as we were wandering around this part of town and in all honesty I thought it looked a superb building. The building has an art deco look to it ,an all...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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17 July 2017|
Response from Gonzmon73 | Reviewed this property |
I think you have to go to Sants train stations for traveling to Salou. Do not hesitate to check the trains and schedules in the RENFE official website.