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All reviews beautiful station worth a quick visit spans platform roof architecture
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Reviewed 6 days ago 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
Thank GReyMaiden
Reviewed January 20, 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 November 29, 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 November 20, 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 November 9, 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
Thank 293neilk
Reviewed August 3, 2018

Great station for arriving at the water front and the more interesting areas of Barcelona like Las Ramblas. Quiet and seemingly lesser used. Not as fancy as others but much more useful. In the process of renovation and already looking good.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Howard-Liverpool
Reviewed May 20, 2018

Beautiful station centrally located near the foot of La Rambla. Worth a quick visit to see the main lobby and the huge glass-roofed train shed, which is currently undergoing renovations.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Dave_in_Reno
Reviewed February 3, 2018

From a distance, we were certain this is a deserted station as its roof seemed to be falling apart - literally. Getting closer to it, we noticed parts of it are fenced off, but to our surprise this turned out to be a rather central...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank TheShis
Reviewed November 28, 2017 via mobile

The building is grand. The information about travel is a bit scarce, making it necessary to go to the information desk. They were helpful.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank WorldTravelOne
Reviewed September 4, 2017

In Short we flew to Barcelona and our final destination was Cambrills. A lot of people on here talk about Reus Airport. For us that wasn't an option so the easiest way we found as a family with children was to get a direct train...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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ugiannini
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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.
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