The train, one of the best ways to travel through Spain
Spain is a country with many cities that students undertaking a Spanish course can visit, such as the cities World Heritage or the destinations next to the sea, among others. Different transportation systems exist to get to these places, you can go by plane or on the road (car or coach), but we recommend you to go by train.
Traveling by train allows students to enjoy the wonderful landscapes Spain has to offer and it is a comfortable and secure way that reaches almost all corners of the country.
In Spain, the National Rail Network Red Nacional de Ferrocarriles Española or RENFE covers most of the routes connecting the regions with the most important cities. Hereafter, we leave you a plan with the long-distance routes. The train is one of the best means of transport to make a long distance trip through Spain since it allows any Spanish student to enjoy a comfortable and safe transport while viewing the wonderful landscapes of the country.
Now we want to talk about the High Speed or AVE since students who come to study Spanish In Spain with this train can travel the country and get to many cities in a very short period of time.
The Spanish High-Speed Alta Velocidad Española (AVE), has more than 2.900 kilometers of service, it occupies the first position in Europe by a number of kilometers in service and the second one in the world only beaten by China, who counts with a network reaching 9.600 km. Also, this Spanish train is considered to be the most punctual in the European Union (with 99% punctuality) and the fastest, reaching 310 km/h on the connection Madrid-Barcelona. The AVE and the high-speed lines connect more than 20 Spanish cities, such as Barcelona, Madrid, Sevilla, Malaga, and Valencia. We leave you with a map of the service’s routes.
So, if you want to travel and visit different Spanish cities during your stay to undertake a Spanish course in Spain, a good transport choice is the train, it offers a unique and different experience. If you would like to have more information about the routes, timetables, prices and buying tickets, enter the web of RENFE.