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

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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 - $60 and the journey takes 3 h 10 min. Alternatively, ALSA operates a bus from Valencia to Barcelona 5 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Valencia to Barcelona
Avg. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $220
Flights from Valencia to Barcelona via Ibiza
Avg. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $200
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Valencia to Barcelona
Avg. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $200
Flights from Valencia to Barcelona via Ibiza
Avg. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$29 - $200
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla to Barcelona Sants
Avg. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
renfe.com
Valencia Cercanías (RENFE)
Phone
+34 (0) 902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Massalfassar to Castelló de la Plana
Avg. 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
Avg. Duration
3 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $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
Avg. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
empresaplana.cat
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Valence to Barcelone
Avg. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30
Book at
blablacar.es

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Valencia to Barcelona?

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

What is the cheapest way to get from Valencia to Barcelona?

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

What is the fastest way to get from Valencia to Barcelona?

The quickest way to get from Valencia to Barcelona is to fly which takes 2 h 43 min and costs 55€.

Is there a direct train between Valencia and Barcelona?

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.

Is there a direct bus between Valencia and Barcelona?

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.

How long does it take to get from Valencia to Barcelona?

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