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There are 4 ways to get from Barcelona to Algiers by plane, train, car ferry or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly  •  4h 24m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Algiers (ALG) BCN - ALG

$96 - $438

3 alternative options

Train, car ferry  •  15h 19m

  1. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Alicante-Termino Eur / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Alicante to Algiers

$199 - $208

Train, car ferry via Valencia  •  18h 51m

  1. Take the train from Barcelona-Paseo De Gracia to Valencia-Estacio Del Nord Re
  2. Take the train from Valencia-Estacio Del Nord to San Gabriel
  3. Take the car ferry from Alicante to Algiers

$204 - $215

Drive, car ferry  •  14h 17m

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Alicante
  2. Take the car ferry from Alicante to Algiers

$216 - $243

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Algeria

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions are being lifted in Algeria. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for Algeria.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Some border closures are in place for Algeria due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Most travel to this country is restricted.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Algeria

Domestic travel is restricted within Algeria due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Algeria

International flights leaving Spain are suspended as part of the response to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Restrictions may also be in place for other modes of transport.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Spain

Last updated: May 10 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Barcelona to Algiers is to fly, which costs 75€ - 360€ and takes 4h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Algiers is to fly which costs 75€ - 360€ and takes 4h 24m.

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The distance between Barcelona and Algiers is 523 km.

The best way to get from Barcelona to Algiers without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 15h 19m and costs 160€ - 175€.

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It takes approximately 4h 24m to get from Barcelona to Algiers, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Barcelona Airport to Algiers Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Algiers is 1h behind Barcelona. It is currently 1:28 AM in Barcelona and 12:28 AM in Algiers.

Vueling Airlines and Air Algérie offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Algiers Airport.

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There are 71+ hotels available in Algiers. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Barcelona Airport is to train which takes 25 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Algiers.
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  • Distance: 523.4 km
  • Duration: 4h 24m

What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Algiers, Algeria?

Air Algérie and Vueling Airlines fly from Barcelona to Algiers twice daily.

Airlines
Air Algérie
Website
airalgerie.dz
Flights from Barcelona to Algiers
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Algiers
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Train operators
Renfe Viajeros

Spain's excellent and extensive rail system connects cities across Spain and into neighbouring countries. Renfe's high-speed AVE trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. All medium- and long-distance trains require a seat reservation; ticket sales for these trains usually open 30-60 days before travel. Most Renfe trains have two classes: Turista (2nd class) and Preferente (1st class), although some AVE trains offer Turista Plus. There is free WiFi for Preferente passengers and for those with a +Renfe loyalty card.

Rome2rio's guide to Renfe Viajeros
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Alicante-Termino
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Barcelona-Paseo De Gracia to Valencia-Estacio Del Nord
Ave. Duration
5h 14m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Valencia-Estacio Del Nord to San Gabriel
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $22
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Ferry operators
Algerie Ferries

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