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Address: Algeciras, Spain (Formerly Regional Train)
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Good journeys with RENFE using tickets bought through Loco2 in London

My partners and I planned a five-night stay in Córdoba, flying to Málaga and staying two nights there before proceeding to Córdoba. I had great difficulty trying to reserve train... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 3, 2015
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Guildford, Surrey, UK
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Ossining, New York
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

Bought a tourist plus flexible ticket. Website says use of club lounge at station is allowed however staff at club lounge insisted it was only for first class passengers. Got to train station early and no one at customer service was willing to change my ticket for a train that was leaving one hour earlier. All the customer service reps... More 

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Perth, Australia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

We have recently travelled around Spain using trains. The booking process on their website was straight forward and we were able to book our tickets well in advance. The trains were very clean and comfortable - we travelled in first class and tourist class ( no real difference) and always left on time. The even have movies (provided you can... More 

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Guildford, Surrey, UK
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47 reviews 47 reviews
7 attraction reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

My partners and I planned a five-night stay in Córdoba, flying to Málaga and staying two nights there before proceeding to Córdoba. I had great difficulty trying to reserve train tickets on the RENFE website and instead used Loco2, who processed my order efficiently and sent PDF files of the tickets in the same way as airlines send boarding passes... More 

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spain
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37 reviews 37 reviews
17 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

We had a lovely ride to Rhonda and then were able to have lunch and proceed by train through the gorge at El Chorro and the lakes, it was a great day with beautiful views. The historical value, was that it was built by the British for the servicemen and their families to go into the mountains for a break.

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Los Angeles, California
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Horrible service! I've used AVE trains several times. The AVE bullet trains are really nice, specially the Siemens trains which are very comfortable. This review is for the overall service experience. Renfe's online portal to purchase tickets is not at all user friendly and does not work very well with credit cards from outside Spain. At best, Renfe's online portal... More 

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San Francisco, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

If you wonder how to get to the city from Barcelona airport, the train is so convenient and cheap. if you buy a book (T10) of 10 tickets which cost 10.9 Euros, the cost come out about 1.1 Euro each way. The taxi I heard would cost about 40 Euro. These same tickets could be used for all the other... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

I second the emotion of the previous posters comments about couldn't care less customer service. However for my two pence worth I'll give you a far worse example. Been into the one in Malaga today wanting to make enquires about trains to San Sebastian; Last week I went in a the guy basically didn't want to help at all ;... More 

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Durham, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

on time, clean,and cheap way to travel to places like Ronda, Cordob and Seville. Very easy to find the train station in algeciras

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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65 reviews 65 reviews
30 attraction reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

nothing to dislike about the train journey seating on train too was good but you have to reserve but not busy when we went in october

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altrincham
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Good train services to Madrid, Rhonda and other places. The carriages are good and clean. Refreshment service and good clean stations with refreshments

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