The Extra Mile

How to get around Spain by train

Our travel expert shares some handy tips

03 November 2019 - 00:00

Q. I am planning to travel to Spain in December. Can you advise me on how to book my transfer by rail from city to city instead of using flights? — Fhiroza Nana

A. Spain has an excellent rail network which is run by the state operator RENFE ( ( and served by modern high-speed trains. In some cases, these will get you places quicker, if not cheaper, than flying would...

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