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There are 7 ways to get from Barcelona to Évian-les-Bains by train, bus, car, plane or ferry

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Train  •  9h 17m

  1. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Lyon Part Dieu Ave
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Bellegarde Ter / ...
  3. Take the train from Bellegarde to Evian-les-Bains Tgv / ...

86€ - 144€

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Bus  •  12h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Grenoble N740
  2. Take the bus from Grenoble-Gare-Routière to Evian-les-Bains Re02

44€ - 55€

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Drive  •  7h 51m

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Évian-les-Bains 828.5 km

90€ - 140€

Fly to Geneva, train  •  6h 10m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Geneva (GVA) BCN - GVA
  2. Take the train from Geneve to Evian Les Bains

70€ - 191€

Fly to Lyon, train  •  8h 41m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Lyon (LYS) BCN - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Bellegarde
  3. Take the train from Bellegarde to Evian-les-Bains

87€ - 215€

Fly to Basel, train, ferry  •  9h

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Basel (BSL) BCN - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel Sbb to Bern
  3. Take the train from Bern to Lausanne
  4. Take the ferry from Lausanne-Ouchy to Evian-les-Bains

111€ - 320€

Fly to Zurich, train, ferry  •  8h 58m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Zurich (ZRH) BCN - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Lausanne
  3. Take the ferry from Lausanne-Ouchy to Evian-les-Bains

126€ - 313€

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Évian-les-Bains is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Évian-les-Bains is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Évian-les-Bains is 1 metre.

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The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Évian-les-Bains is to bus which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 12h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Évian-les-Bains is to fly and train which costs 70€ - 200€ and takes 6h 10m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to Évian-les-Bains. However, there are services departing from Barcelona and arriving at Evian-les-Bains via Grenoble-Gare-Routière. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Barcelona to Évian-les-Bains. However, there are services departing from Barcelona-Sants and arriving at Evian-les-Bains via Lyon Part Dieu and Bellegarde. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 17m.

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It is 660 km from Barcelona to Évian-les-Bains. It is approximately 828.5 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Évian-les-Bains without a car is to train which takes 9h 17m and costs 85€ - 150€.

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It takes approximately 9h 17m to get from Barcelona to Évian-les-Bains, including transfers.

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Barcelona to Évian-les-Bains bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Barcelona station.

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Barcelona to Évian-les-Bains train services, operated by Renfe SNCF, depart from Barcelona-Sants station.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Évian-les-Bains is to train which takes 9h 17m and costs 85€ - 150€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 12h 15m.

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  • Distance: 660.3 km
  • Duration: 9h 17m

What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Évian-les-Bains, France?

You can take a train from Barcelona to Évian-les-Bains via Lyon Part Dieu and Bellegarde in around 9h 17m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Barcelona to Évian-les-Bains via Grenoble-Gare-Routière in around 12h 15m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Barcelona to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 350€
Flights from Barcelona to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 180€
Flights from Barcelona to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
26€ - 340€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 240€
Flights from Barcelona to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 170€
Flights from Barcelona to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
25€ - 350€
Flights from Barcelona to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 340€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Barcelona to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 500€
Flights from Barcelona to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 600€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
140€ - 550€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Barcelona to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 750€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Barcelona to Basel via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 470€
Train operators
Renfe SNCF
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Bellegarde
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 75€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bellegarde to Evian-les-Bains
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
19€ - 35€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Geneve to Evian Les Bains
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
21€ - 40€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel Sbb to Bern
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
30€ - 60€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bern to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
24€ - 45€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
60€ - 120€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Bellegarde
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
16€ - 40€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
16€ - 24€
Rail 1st Class
25€ - 40€
Train from Bellegarde to Evian Les Bains
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 15€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
8€ - 13€
Rail 1st Class
10€ - 15€
Train from Geneve to Evian Les Bains
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 22€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
8€ - 12€
Rail 1st Class
15€ - 22€
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Bellegarde
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
35€ - 41€
1st Class
31€ - 37€
Train from Bellegarde to Evian Les Bains
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
9€ - 14€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
9€ - 11€
1st Class
12€ - 14€
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Bern
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Bern
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Barcelona to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
30€ - 40€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Grenoble-Gare-Routière to Evian-les-Bains
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
13€ - 19€
Website
Swiss PostAuto
Schedules at
SBB
Ferry operators

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