Driver on phone when train derailed, court says Two different safety systems are used in Spain ... who has worked for Renfe since 1992, had passed his most recent health test, Gomez-Pomar said. He had been qualified to travel the Ourense-Santiago stretch.
To call these numbers from the U.S., dial 011 (international dialing code), 34 (Spain's country ... Fare for the Renfe high-speed AVE train from Barcelona to Madrid, and vice versa, is about $156, if purchased the day of travel. Tickets also can be found.
That means it's far less costly now for Americans to travel to select destinations ... as well as Basque and Catalan. In Spain, anyone over age 60—including tourists—can get a tarjeta dorada for Renfe, the national train company. For €6 ($6.90.
All of which is why on a recent Eurail Pass trip through Portugal and Spain , I've chosen to travel from Lisbon to Madrid via the Trenhotel, a deluxe sleeper service operated by Renfe , the Spanish train company. It's a warm, autumn Wednesday evening.
Ibaia Et Arramak is the Millennial version of a traditional Spanish pensión. With five rooms and a ... Located on the front row of the river (ibaia, in the local Basque language), the pensión is a five-minute stroll from the bus and the Renfe train.
For train travel , discounts (up to 70%) technically available on all Renfe routes are hard to find, but do exist (look out for promo and promo+ fares on renfe .com), as do Table for 4 fares for groups who purchase the four seats around a table. Most.
to operate international open access passenger services to and from Spain , which would also be permitted to carry domestic passengers in competition with state operator RENFE . Pending the transposition of the European Union's Fourth Railway Package .
But British travellers who prefer to let the train take the strain in Spain are in luck, according to the April edition of the European Rail Timetable. Writers for the guide, Nicky Gardner and Susanne Kries, say: “Most long-distance tickets for.
The figures of RENFE corroborate statements of Minister of Development, Íñigo de la Serna, that last October 19 admitted that re had been a "slight" increase of passengers in AVE Madrid-Barcelona, which blamed to consequences of transfer of seats.
ANY plans to travel by train on 28 July 2017 using the services of RENFE will be best put on hold for another time. The Spanish train company has cancelled 274 services between midnight and 11.00pm due to the strike called by members of the OGT trade .