There are 7 ways to get from Barcelona to Aix-en-Provence by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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Train  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants Station to Montpellier St. Roch Station Tgv
  2. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Marseille-St-Charles Ic

$73 - $102

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Bus Eurolines FR  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona Nord to Aix en Provence N708

$27 - $110

5 alternative options

Bus ALSA  •  9 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona/Sants to Marsella

$42 - $62

Rideshare  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Barcelone to Aix-en-Provence 305.3 miles

$31

Drive  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Aix-en-Provence 306.8 miles

$65 - $95

Fly to Marseille  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Marseille (MRS) BCN - MRS

$35 - $181

Fly to Nice, bus  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Nice (NCE) BCN - NCE
  2. Take the bus from Nice Aéroport - Terminal 1 to Aix-en-Provence - Gare Routière

$57 - $177

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Barcelona Nord and arriving at Aix en Provence. Services depart four times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 9 min.

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The distance between Barcelona and Aix-en-Provence is 359 km. The road distance is 490.9 km.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Aix-en-Provence without a car is to train which takes 5 h 58 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 58 min to get from Barcelona to Aix-en-Provence, including transfers.

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Barcelona to Aix-en-Provence bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Barcelona Nord station.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Aix-en-Provence is to train which takes 5 h 58 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 9 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 4 h 25 min.

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The quickest flight from Barcelona Airport to Marseille Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Barcelona to Aix-en-Provence bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Aix en Provence station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Barcelona to Aix-en-Provence is 491 km. It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to drive from Barcelona to Aix-en-Provence.

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Vueling Airlines offers flights from Barcelona Airport to Marseille Airport.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Aix-en-Provence.
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  • Distance: 224.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 58 min

What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Aix-en-Provence, France?

You can take a train from Barcelona to Aix-en-Provence via Montpellier St. Roch Station, Montpellier Saint-Roch, Marseille-St-Charles, and St Charles in around 5 h 58 min. Alternatively, Eurolines FR operates a bus from Barcelona to Aix-en-Provence 5 times a day. Tickets cost $70 - $110 and the journey takes 7 h 9 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $230
Flights from Barcelona to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Barcelona to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants Station to Montpellier St. Roch Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
renfe.com
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. 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 Montpellier Saint-Roch to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$29 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $65
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Barcelona Nord to Aix en Provence
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
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 so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with 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 Aix En Provence
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Barcelona/Sants to Marsella
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
alsa.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Barcelona to Aix-en-Provence
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Lignes Express
Phone
0 821 202 203
Website
info-ler.fr
Bus from Nice Aéroport - Terminal 1 to Aix-en-Provence - Gare Routière
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
info-ler.fr
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Barcelone to Aix-en-Provence
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$31
Book at
blablacar.es

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

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