There are 6 ways to get from Barcelona to Arles by train, bus, car or plane

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

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Montpellier Saint-Roch Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Arles Ic

$70 - $107

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Bus  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona City Center to Montpellier Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Montpellier to Arles Ouibus

$16 - $22

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Perpignan 721 / ...
  2. Take the train from Perpignan to Arles

$51 - $94

Drive  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Arles 260.9 miles

$55 - $85

Fly to Marseille, bus  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Marseille (MRS) BCN - MRS
  2. Take the bus from Marseille - Marseille Provence Airport to Arles

$35 - $182

Fly to Montpellier, bus  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Montpellier (MPL) BCN - MPL
  2. Take the bus from Montpellier - Airport to Arles

$125 - $612

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Arles is to bus which costs 13€ - 20€ and takes 6 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Arles is to drive which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 3 h 58 min.

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The distance between Barcelona and Arles is 325 km. The road distance is 417.5 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 46 min to get from Barcelona to Arles, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to Arles. However, there are services departing from Barcelona City Center and arriving at Arles via Montpellier. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 42 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Barcelona to Arles. However, there are services departing from Barcelona Sants and arriving at Arles via Montpellier Saint-Roch. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 46 min.

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What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Arles, France?

You can take a train from Barcelona to Arles via Montpellier Saint-Roch in around 4 h 46 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Barcelona to Arles via Montpellier in around 6 h 42 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Barcelona to Montpellier via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $900
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Barcelona to Montpellier via Basel
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Barcelona to Montpellier via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Air Arabia Maroc
Website
airarabia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Montpellier via Nador
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $280
Flights from Barcelona to Montpellier via Fes
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $230
Air Algérie
Website
airalgerie.dz
Flights from Barcelona to Montpellier via Oran
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Barcelona to Montpellier via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Barcelona to Montpellier via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$70 - $80
1st Class
$100 - $140
SNCF
Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Arles
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $28
1st Class
$26 - $40
Train from Perpignan to Arles
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $85
Bus operators
FlixBus
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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 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Barcelona City Center to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Montpellier to Arles
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Marseille - Marseille Provence Airport to Arles
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Montpellier - Airport to Arles
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus

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