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There are 5 ways to get from Barcelona Airport (BCN) to Residencia de Estudiantes by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  1h 43m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Madrid (MAD) BCN - MAD

€24 - €92

4 alternative options

Train  •  3h 59m

  1. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha Ave

€71 - €134

Bus  •  9h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Madrid

€57 - €85

Bus via Tarragona  •  9h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona Airport El Prat T1 to Tarragona Barcelona / ...
  2. Take the bus from Tarragona to Madrid

€50 - €94

Drive  •  5h 50m

  1. Drive from Barcelona Airport (BCN) to Residencia de Estudiantes 605.2 km

€55 - €85

Barcelona Airport (BCN) to Residencia de Estudiantes by train and walk

The journey time between Barcelona Airport (BCN) and Residencia de Estudiantes is around 3h 43m and covers a distance of around 627 km. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 22m. Operated by Renfe Cercanias, Renfe Viajeros and Renfe AVE, the Barcelona Airport (BCN) to Residencia de Estudiantes service departs from Aeroport and arrives in Residencia de Estudiantes. Typically seven services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
3h 43m
Fastest journey time:
3h 22m
Journey distance:
627 km
Services per week:
7
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
32 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:08
Last service departs at:
07:08

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Barcelona Airport (BCN) to Residencia de Estudiantes train and walk schedules

Barcelona Airport (BCN) → Residencia de Estudiantes
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Residencia de Estudiantes is 112.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Residencia de Estudiantes is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Residencia de Estudiantes is 1.5 metres.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Barcelona Airport (BCN) to Residencia de Estudiantes is to fly which costs €24 - €95 and takes 1h 43m.

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The fastest way to get from Barcelona Airport (BCN) to Residencia de Estudiantes is to fly which takes 1h 43m and costs €24 - €95.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona Airport (BCN) to Residencia de Estudiantes. However, there are services departing from El Prat de Llobregat -Terminal and arriving at Madrid via Pl Universitat and Barcelona. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 21m.

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No, there is no direct train from Barcelona Airport (BCN) to Residencia de Estudiantes. However, there are services departing from Aeroport and arriving at Nuevos Ministerios via Barcelona-Sants and Atocha. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 59m.

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The distance between Barcelona Airport (BCN) and Residencia de Estudiantes is 494 km. The road distance is 605.2 km.

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The best way to get from Barcelona Airport (BCN) to Residencia de Estudiantes without a car is to train which takes 3h 59m and costs €70 - €140.

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It takes approximately 1h 43m to get from Barcelona Airport (BCN) to Residencia de Estudiantes, including transfers.

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Barcelona Airport (BCN) to Residencia de Estudiantes bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Barcelona station.

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Barcelona Airport (BCN) to Residencia de Estudiantes train services, operated by Renfe AVE, depart from Barcelona-Sants station.

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The best way to get from Barcelona Airport (BCN) to Residencia de Estudiantes is to fly which takes 1h 43m and costs €24 - €95. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €70 - €140 and takes 3h 59m, you could also bus, which costs €55 - €85 and takes 9h 21m.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona Airport (BCN) to Residencia de Estudiantes.
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  • Distance: 493.7 km
  • Duration: 1h 43m

What companies run services between Barcelona Airport (BCN), Spain and Residencia de Estudiantes, Spain?

Tunisair, Vueling Airlines and two other airlines fly from Barcelona Airport (BCN) to Residencia de Estudiantes every 2 hours. Alternatively, Renfe AVE operates a train from Barcelona-Sants to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha hourly. Tickets cost €60 - €120 and the journey takes 2h 30m.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €130
Flights from Barcelona to Madrid via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€35 - €130
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €130
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€27 - €140
Tunisair
Website
tunisair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €230
Train operators
Renfe AVE
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Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€60 - €120
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
€60 - €80
Promo+
€68 - €73
Flexible
€90 - €120
Bus operators
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are three types of tickets on offer (Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass), along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Barcelona to Madrid
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€45 - €70
Website
alsa.com
Empresa Plana
Phone
+34 (0) 977 553 680
Website
empresaplana.cat
Bus from Barcelona Airport El Prat T1 to Tarragona
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€17
Schedules at
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Plana
Phone
+34 977 55 36 80
Email
comercial.online@busplana.com
Website
busplana.com
Bus from Barcelona El Prat Airport Terminal 1 to Tarragona Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €15
Website
Plana
HIFE S.A.
Phone
+34 (0) 902119814
Email
hife@hife.es
Website
hife.es
Bus from Tarragona to Madrid
Ave. Duration
7h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€40 - €75
Schedules at
hife.es

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

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Barcelona Airport (BCN) to Residencia de Estudiantes bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Madrid station.

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Barcelona Airport (BCN) to Residencia de Estudiantes train services, operated by Renfe AVE, arrive at Madrid-Puerta De Atocha station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Barcelona Airport (BCN) to Residencia de Estudiantes is 605 km. It takes approximately 5h 50m to drive from Barcelona Airport (BCN) to Residencia de Estudiantes.

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Tunisair, Air Europa, Vueling Airlines and Iberia offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Madrid Airport.

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There are 1516+ hotels available in Residencia de Estudiantes. Prices start at €75 per night.

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