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

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Train  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Arles to Nîmes Ic
  2. Take the train from Nîmes to Barcelona Sants Tgv / ...

$69 - $109

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Bus  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Nîmes to Barcelona 728 / ...

$16 - $42

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  7 h

  1. Take the train from Arles to Montpellier Saint-Roch Ic
  2. Take the bus from Montpellier to Barcelona

$43 - $62

Rideshare  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Arles to Barcelone 259.9 miles

$32

Drive  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Arles to Barcelona 259.9 miles

$55 - $85

Train, fly  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Arles to Marseille-St-Charles
  2. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Barcelona (BCN) MRS - BCN

$51 - $209

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The cheapest way to get from Arles to Barcelona is to bus which costs 13€ - 40€ and takes 6 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Arles to Barcelona is to drive which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 3 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Arles to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Arles and arriving at Barcelona via Nîmes. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Arles to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Arles and arriving at Barcelona Sants via Nîmes. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 54 min.

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The distance between Arles and Barcelona is 325 km. The road distance is 415.8 km.

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The best way to get from Arles to Barcelona without a car is to train which takes 4 h 54 min and costs 55€ - 95€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 54 min to get from Arles to Barcelona, including transfers.

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Arles to Barcelona bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Nîmes station.

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Arles to Barcelona train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Arles station.

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The best way to get from Arles to Barcelona is to train which takes 4 h 54 min and costs 55€ - 95€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 13€ - 40€ and takes 6 h 55 min.

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Map of how to get from Arles to Barcelona.
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  • Distance: 203 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 54 min

What companies run services between Arles, France and Barcelona, Spain?

You can take a train from Arles to Barcelona via Nîmes in around 4 h 54 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Arles to Barcelona 3 times a day. Tickets cost $22 - $40 and the journey takes 5 h 25 min. Ouibus also services this route 4 times a week.

Airlines
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Marseille to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $230
Train operators
SNCF
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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Arles to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$13 - $19
1st Class
$16 - $25
Train from Nîmes to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Arles to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $28
1st Class
$25 - $40
Train from Arles to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $27
1st Class
$24 - $40
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Nîmes to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $150
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Nîmes to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Nîmes to Barcelona City Center
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
Ouibus
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Arles to Barcelone
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$32
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Marseille Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Arles to Barcelona bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Barcelona station.

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Arles to Barcelona train services, operated by TGV, arrive at Barcelona Sants station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Arles to Barcelona is 416 km. It takes approximately 3 h 57 min to drive from Arles to Barcelona.

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Vueling Airlines offers flights from Marseille Airport to Barcelona Airport.

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Book your Arles to Barcelona bus tickets online with FlixBus and Distribusion.

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The nearest airport to Barcelona is Barcelona (BCN) Airport which is 12.3 km away. Other nearby airports include Girona (GRO) (75.5 km), Reus (REU) (89.3 km) and Perpignan (PGF) (161.3 km).

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There are 3434+ hotels available in Barcelona. Prices start at $86 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Arles and Barcelona. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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