There are 4 ways to get from Barcelona to Argelès-sur-Mer by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants Station to Perpignan Tgv

$33 - $49

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Bus FlixBus  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Perpignan 721 / ...

$8 - $38

2 alternative options

Bus ALSA  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona/Sants to Perpignan

$34 - $51

Drive  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Argelès-sur-Mer 118.3 miles

$25 - $40

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No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to Argelès-sur-Mer. However, there are services departing from Barcelona and arriving at Argelès-Village Le Christ via Perpignan Gare Routière. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 58 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Barcelona station to Argelès-sur-Mer. However, there are services departing from Barcelona Sants Station and arriving at Argeles-sur-Mer via Perpignan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 16 min.

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The distance between Barcelona and Argelès-sur-Mer is 147 km. The road distance is 189.3 km.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Argelès-sur-Mer without a car is to train which takes 2 h 16 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 16 min to get from Barcelona to Argelès-sur-Mer, including transfers.

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Barcelona to Argelès-sur-Mer bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Barcelona station.

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Barcelona to Argelès-sur-Mer train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), arrive at Barcelona Sants Station.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Argelès-sur-Mer is to train which takes 2 h 16 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 58 min.

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Barcelona to Argelès-sur-Mer bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Perpignan station.

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Barcelona to Argelès-sur-Mer train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), arrive at Perpignan station.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Argelès-sur-Mer.
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  • Distance: 92 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 16 min

What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Argelès-sur-Mer, France?

Spanish Railways (RENFE) operates a train from Barcelona to Argelès-sur-Mer twice daily. Tickets cost $22 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 21 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Barcelona to Argelès-sur-Mer every 3 hours. Tickets cost $11 - $18 and the journey takes 2 h 35 min. Three other operators also service this route.

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 Perpignan
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
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 Perpignan
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Perpignan
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Barcelona/Sants to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
alsa.com
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Barcelona City Centre to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Starbus
Phone
+34 (0) 963 49 67 67
Email
comercial@starbus.es
Website
starbus.es
Bus from Barcelona to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
starbus.es
Bus from Barcelona to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
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starbus.es

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Yes, the driving distance between Barcelona to Argelès-sur-Mer is 189 km. It takes approximately 1 h 57 min to drive from Barcelona to Argelès-sur-Mer.

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