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AVE, Larga Distancia (Long Distance), Avant and Media Distancia Convencional (Conventional Mid-Distance)

Under 14s occupying a seat

40% discount on the General/Base Fare This discount applies every day for all classes and trains.

In general, no proof will need to be shown. However, if during the journey there is any doubt about the child’s age, the accompanying adult may be asked to provide official ID.

Children under 4 years old who do not occupy a seat travel for free.

Under 4s not occupying a seat

Children under 4 sharing a seat with a passenger over 4 travel for free.

Free ticket for the under-4s.

On AVE, Larga Distancia (Long Distance) and Avant trains, children under 4 sharing a seat travel for free, but must have the corresponding 'Free child ticket'.

Regardless of their age, when children share a seat, bed or bunk bed these may only be occupied by a maximum of two persons.

Use of a Turista bed, whether shared or not, will only be permitted for family members, i.e. when all places in the compartment are occupied by people in the same travel group.

The sales channels will request the required documents from passengers accompanying the child and this information will be displayed on both tickets.

The 'Free child ticket' must be shown at the entry gates, alongside the companion's ticket.

In turn, children under 4 may travel and occupy a seat by purchasing a 'Child' fare ticket.

This price is applicable every day for all classes and trains.

On Cercanías (Commuter)

Up to 2 children under 6 years old not on a group ticket may travel free of charge, as long as they do not occupy a seat, except on Rodalies where children pay from the age of 4.

Rodalies de Catalunya

The entry and marketing conditions for these trains are set by the Generalitat de Catalunya. Therefore, the rules set out on this page do not apply for these trains.


This discount cannot be used in conjunction with others except for the Large Family discount and those specifically indicated in the ticket’s terms and conditions.

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