There are 6 ways to get from Valencia to Barcelona by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla to Barcelona Sants Em

$40 - $55

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Valence to Barcelone 218 miles

$28

4 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Valencia to Barcelona

$29 - $45

Train, bus  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Massalfassar to Castelló de la Plana C-6
  2. Take the bus from Castellón de la Plana to Salou
  3. Take the bus from Salou - Monument Jaume I to Barcelona - Gran Via 618

$37 - $66

Drive  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Valencia to Barcelona 219.3 miles

$40 - $60

Fly  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Barcelona (BCN) VLC - BCN

$31 - $151

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Valencia to Barcelona is to rideshare which costs 25€ and takes 4 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Valencia to Barcelona is to fly which takes 3 h 5 min and costs 26€ - 140€.

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The distance between Valencia and Barcelona is 303 km. The road distance is 351 km.

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The train from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla to Barcelona Sants takes 3 h 10 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Valencia and arriving at Barcelona. Services depart five times a day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla and arriving at Barcelona Sants. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 10 min.

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What companies run services between Valencia, Spain and Barcelona, Spain?

Spanish Railways (RENFE) operates a train from Valencia to Barcelona every 3 hours. Tickets cost $40 - $55 and the journey takes 3 h 10 min. Alternatively, ALSA operates a bus from Valencia to Barcelona 5 times a day. Tickets cost $29 - $45 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Valencia to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Valencia to Barcelona via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $200
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Valencia to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $200
Flights from Valencia to Barcelona via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$29 - $200
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
renfe.com
Valencia Cercanías (RENFE)
Phone
+34 (0) 902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Massalfassar to Castelló de la Plana
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
renfe.com
Bus operators
HIFE S.A.
Phone
+34 (0) 902119814
Email
hife@hife.es
Website
hife.es
Bus from Castellón de la Plana to Salou
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
hife.es
Book at
movelia.es
Empresa Plana
Phone
+34 (0) 977 553 680
Website
empresaplana.cat
Bus from Salou - Monument Jaume I to Barcelona - Gran Via 618
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
empresaplana.cat
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Valence to Barcelone
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28
Book at
blablacar.es

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