OUIGO offers deals and increased frequencies to Valencia during Fallas celebrations, including tickets from €13 per person for a round trip. Between 9-21 March, groups of at least four people can receive discounts of €20 overall on the Madrid-Valencia route. This promotion is available from until March 19th, both via OUIGO’s website and the app. The company is increasing daily round trip frequencies from three to five during the Fallas period, with a total of 9,000 seats per day. Don’t miss out on this great deal by using the code FALLAS20.
Currently, OUIGO has the highest capacity of high-speed trains in Spain. It’s double decker design accommodates up to 509 passengers in a single unit and 1,018 in a multiple unit (two trains joined together). They continue their commitment to bring high-speed trains to as many passengers as possible, with a special focus on families, students, young people, and small businessmen. As usual, OUIGO offers travellers affordable prices ranging from €9 for adults, €5 for children between 4 and 13 years old, and free for children up to 3 years old. With the Fallas discount, groups of at least four people will be able to travel to and from Valencia from €13 per person.
Federico Pareja, OUIGO’s Sales and Marketing Director, highlights: “Many students and families travel to Valencia every year to experience Fallas. At OUIGO we want to offer them the possibility of doing so at high speed and at affordable prices, because we believe that this sector has to be accessible to everyone”.
The trains are equipped with toilet facilities and a cafeteria. There is also a chance to enjoy the OUIGO PLUS package, which includes a choice of XL seats, additional luggage, and access to the OUIFUN entertainment platform, for only €9 more.
OUIGO is a subsidiary of SNCF, the French national railway company. Its low-fare model and high-quality services began in Spain in May 2021, and since has transported 5 million passengers on the Madrid-Zaragoza-Tarragona-Barcelona lines. Operation between Madrid-Valencia began in October 2022 and in the second quarter of 2023, OUIGO will commence its service between Alicante and Albacete. The company will then expand its services to Cordoba, Seville, and Malaga until it reaches 30 daily departures and the capacity to transport almost 10 million passengers a year.
Report by Sabina Redfern
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