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There are 5 ways to get from Barcelona to Asturias by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  3h 13m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Oviedo (OVD) BCN - OVD

70€ - 144€

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  10h 49m

  1. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Leon Alv
  2. Take the bus from Leon to Gijon / Xixon

67€ - 85€

3 alternative options

Train  •  10h 19m

  1. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha Ave
  2. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Gijon Alv

94€ - 155€

Bus  •  12h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona/Sants to Gijon / Xixon

70€ - 100€

Drive  •  8h 22m

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Gijón 873.3 km

80€ - 130€

Barcelona to Asturias by train

The train journey time between Barcelona and Asturias is around 10h 58m and covers a distance of around 1130 km. The fastest train normally takes 10h 41m. Operated by Renfe AVE and Renfe Viajeros, the Barcelona to Asturias train service departs from Barcelona-Sants and arrives in Gijon. Typically seven trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Barcelona to Asturias train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Asturias is to train and bus which costs 65€ - 85€ and takes 10h 49m.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Asturias is to fly which costs 70€ - 150€ and takes 3h 13m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Barcelona/Sants and arriving at Gijon / Xixon. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12h 45m.

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No, there is no direct train from Barcelona to Asturias. However, there are services departing from Barcelona-Sants and arriving at Gijon via Madrid-Puerta De Atocha. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 19m.

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The distance between Barcelona and Asturias is 700 km. The road distance is 873.3 km.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Asturias without a car is to train which takes 10h 19m and costs 90€ - 160€.

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It takes approximately 3h 13m to get from Barcelona to Asturias, including transfers.

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Barcelona to Asturias bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Barcelona/Sants station.

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Barcelona to Asturias train services, operated by Renfe AVE, depart from Barcelona-Sants station.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Asturias is to fly which takes 3h 13m and costs 70€ - 150€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 90€ - 160€ and takes 10h 19m, you could also bus, which costs 70€ - 100€ and takes 12h 45m.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Asturias.
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  • Distance: 700.1 km
  • Duration: 3h 13m

What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Asturias, Spain?

Vueling Airlines and Iberia fly from Barcelona to Avilés 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Barcelona to Gijón via Madrid-Puerta De Atocha in around 10h 19m.

Airlines
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Oviedo
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 180€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Oviedo
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 180€
Flights from Barcelona to Oviedo via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 180€
Train operators
Renfe AVE
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Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
60€ - 120€
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
60€ - 85€
Promo+
70€ - 75€
Flexible
90€ - 120€
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Gijon
Ave. Duration
6h 7m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30€ - 40€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Leon
Ave. Duration
7h 59m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Bus operators
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. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are 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 Leon to Gijon / Xixon
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
13€ - 19€
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Barcelona/Sants to Gijon / Xixon
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
70€ - 100€
Website
alsa.com

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The quickest flight from Barcelona Airport to Oviedo Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 35m.

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Barcelona to Asturias bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Gijon / Xixon station.

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Barcelona to Asturias train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, arrive at Gijon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Barcelona to Asturias is 873 km. It takes approximately 8h 22m to drive from Barcelona to Asturias.

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Iberia and Vueling Airlines offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Oviedo Airport.

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There are 100+ hotels available in Asturias. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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