TGV France-Spain High Speed Trains
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TGV France <=> Spain High Speed Trains
TGV France Spain
Collaboration between RENFE & SNCF
Service is available all year round
The French SNCF and Spanish RENFE networks have joined forces to provide the best in high speed.
It’s now possible to enjoy a croissant for breakfast in Paris and a tapas lunch in Barcelona. Thanks to TGV France – Spain High Speed rail services, it’s now quicker than ever before to travel from Paris to Spain by train, with the journey now taking just over 6 hours.
With up to 4 return services a day, Paris and Barcelona have never been closer. France-Spain High Speed services offer spacious seats with head and foot rests in Standard Class, whilst opting for First Class gives extra legroom and a power socket at seat.
And it’s not just Paris to Barcelona; 21 French and Spanish cities are now connected by this high speed service including:
FRANCE SPAIN HIGH SPEED BRINGS THE BEST RAIL TECHNOLOGY TO PASSENGERS
Both TGV Duplex Dasye / Euroduplex (SNCF) and S-100 (RENFE) trains operate on this network.
TGV Duplex Dasye and TGV Euroduplex
SNCF's TGV Duplex Dasye provides the service between Paris and Barcelona.
Each train consists of 8 carriages on 2 decks providing 510 seats:
The Duplex Dasye trains will be progressively replaced in 2014 by the latest TGV Duplex generation: the TGV Euroduplex.
On board, TGV EuroDuplex provides the highest level of comfort with modern design, original shapes and colours, ergonomic and spacious seats, reclining and equipped with foot rests.
First class offers maximum comfort, with more spacious, reclining seats and quiet compartments.
Simple, convivial and always comfortable, Second class is suitable for all types of passengers, including families.
Several types of seating is available in are proposed in Second class:
Passengers, whether in 1st or 2nd class, can choose from window or aisle seats. As the TGV EuroDuplex has an upper floor, the passenger can also choose from being seated "upstairs" or "downstairs".
A strong focus has been placed on the information systems for passengers:
TGV EuroDuplex is equipped with electric sockets in both classes.
High speed S-100 trains operated by RENFE provide the services between Toulouse and Barcelona, Lyon and Barcelona, and between Marseille, Barcelona and Madrid.
Each train consists of 8 carriages providing a total of 347 seats:
The interior of the S-100 provides exceptional comfort: wooden parquet, softly lit ambience, 1st class seats in leather and screens for film projection and audio channels throughout the train.
A MAXIMUM OF SERVICES
FARES TO SUIT EVERYBODY
This fare range will be simple and based on the choice of flexibility. It applies in the same way to the two proposed comfort classes: 1st class / Preferente and 2nd class / Turista.
The Flexi fare, exchangeable and refundable without fee up to 48 hours prior to the train's departure. From 48h and up to the train's departure time, 10% fee. Non-exchangeable and non-refundable after departure.
The Essential fare, exchangeable and refundable with 25% fee up to 7 hours prior to the train's departure time. From 7 days prior to the departure and up to the train's departure time, 50% fee. Non-exchangeable and non-refundable after departure.
The Promo fare will be available in limited quantities on specific routes.
Other specific fares are also available: group travel, international Pass holders …
FARES START FROM LITTLE AS THE FOLLOWING:
Journey times are approximate and may vary. Please check all train times when you book. Prices are per person based on the cheapest available return adult standard class fare.
Train Name: France Spain High Speed
Description: High-speed day trains linking France to Spain
Train Code: TGF - TGV Duplex (Paris-Barcelona)
TGM - AVE S-100 (all other routes)
Booking Horizon: 3 months.
Rolling stock: Two types of rolling stock are in operation: TGV Duplex Dasye and AVE S-100 trains.
TGV Duplex Dasye:
Accommodation: First and Standard class seats.
Catering: Bar buffet offering hot & cold meals, beverages and snacks.
Disabled Facilities: Wheelchair spaces are situated in First class in carriage 1 on the TGV Duplex and in carriage 8 in Turista (Standard class) on the AVE S-100.
There are 2 disabled spaces and Companion seats per train in both the TGV and S-100 trains.
Disabled toilet located next to Wheelchair space. Manual and electric wheelchairs are accepted on board provided their dimensions do not exceed 125x75cm.
Total of 3 disabled spaces and 3 Companion seats.
Disabled toilet located next to Wheelchair space.
Manual and electric wheelchairs are accepted on board provided their dimensions do not exceed 125x75cm.
Smoking: Trains are entirely non-smoking.
Luggage: 2 bags/suitcases per passenger plus 1 piece of hand luggage. Skis, snowboards and pushchairs can be carried on board.
Bicycles: Bicycles may be carried free of charge in a bike bag whose dimensions do not exceed 120x90cm.
This counts as one piece of luggage.
Domestic Animals: Domestic animals under 10kg are permitted onboard provided other passengers do not object.
Small domestic animals must be carried in a pet carrier (with dimensions no greater than 45x30x25cm and no heavier than 10kg).
Guide dogs travel for free and do not require a ticket.
Maximum of 2 pet carriers per passenger.
Family space and nursery: There are 4 Family Spaces and a nursery in Standard class.
The family seating area consists of 4 seats around a foldable table.
The nursery area is located within close proximity of the Family spaces, in carriage 7.
Toilets and baby changing facilities: Baby changing facilities (changing table, bottle warmer, washbasin) are at the end of coach 7.
Toilets are located at the end of each carriage.
All trains have both ladies and gentlemen's toilets.