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There are 7 ways to get from Barcelona to Balearic Islands by car ferry, taxi, train, bus or plane

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Car ferry, taxi  •  6h 26m

  1. Take the car ferry from Barcelona to Mallorca - Alcúdia
  2. Take a taxi from Mallorca - Alcúdia to Palma

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Fly to Mahon  •  3h 10m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Mahon (MAH) BCN - MAH

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Car ferry, train  •  7h 41m

  1. Take the car ferry from Barcelona to Mallorca - Alcúdia
  2. Take the train from Sa Pobla Estació to Estació Intermodal T2

Car ferry, bus  •  7h 42m

  1. Take the car ferry from Barcelona to Mallorca - Alcúdia
  2. Take the bus from Centre històric to Estació Intermodal 302

Car ferry  •  7h 47m

  1. Take the car ferry from Barcelona to Palma de Mallorca

Fly to Palma Mallorca  •  2h 35m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Palma Mallorca (PMI) BCN - PMI

Fly to Ibiza  •  3h 20m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Ibiza (IBZ) BCN - IBZ

Barcelona to Balearic Islands by car ferry, walk and bus

The journey time between Barcelona and Balearic Islands is around 7h 47m and covers a distance of around 248 km. This includes an average layover time of around 5 min. Operated by Balearia, Trasmediterránea S.A. and Empresa Municipal de Transports Urbans de Palma de Mallorca, the Barcelona to Balearic Islands service departs from Barcelona and arrives in 106-pl. del Mercat. Typically nine services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

9 Weekly Services
7h 47m Average Duration
€41 Cheapest Price
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Barcelona → Balearic Islands
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The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Balearic Islands is to fly which costs €22 - €110 and takes 2h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Balearic Islands is to fly which costs €22 - €110 and takes 2h 35m.

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The distance between Barcelona and Balearic Islands is 209 km.

The best way to get from Barcelona to Balearic Islands without a car is to car ferry and taxi which takes 6h 26m and costs €100 - €650.

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It takes approximately 6h 26m to get from Barcelona to Balearic Islands, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Barcelona Airport to Palma Mallorca Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Iberia, Air Europa, Ryanair and Vueling Airlines offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Palma Mallorca Airport.

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There are 685+ hotels available in Balearic Islands. Prices start at €100 per night.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Barcelona Airport is to bus which takes 20 min and costs €6.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Balearic Islands.
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  • Distance: 209.1 km
  • Duration: 6h 26m

What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Balearic Islands, Spain?

Air Europa, Ryanair and two other airlines fly from Barcelona to Palma hourly.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€16 - €130
Flights from Barcelona to Palma Mallorca via Mahon
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€16 - €130
Flights from Barcelona to Ibiza
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€17 - €150
Flights from Barcelona to Ibiza via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€17 - €150
Flights from Barcelona to Mahon
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€19 - €140
Flights from Barcelona to Mahon via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€19 - €140
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€16 - €130
Flights from Barcelona to Ibiza
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€17 - €150
Flights from Barcelona to Mahon
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€19 - €140
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€15 - €130
Flights from Barcelona to Ibiza
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€17 - €150
Flights from Barcelona to Mahon
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€15 - €130
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€18 - €140
Flights from Barcelona to Ibiza via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €260
Train operators
Consorci De Mallorca
Phone
+34 971 17 77 77
Website
tib.org
Train from Sa Pobla Estació to Estació Intermodal
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3 - €4
Website
Consorci De Mallorca
Bus operators
Consorci De Mallorca
Phone
+34 971 17 77 77
Website
tib.org
Bus from Centre històric to Estació Intermodal
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€6 - €9
Website
Consorci De Mallorca
Ferry operators
Balearia
Phone
+34 912 66 02 14
Email
reservas@balearia.com
Website
balearia.com
Car ferry from Barcelona to Mallorca - Alcúdia
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €550
Website
Balearia
Cabin
€140 - €550
Seating Neptuno
€50 - €70
Seating Sirena
€40 - €60
Lobby Bar
€35 - €65
Seating
€45 - €80
Car ferry from Barcelona to Palma de Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €700
Website
Balearia
Cabin
€80 - €700
Seating Neptuno
€50 - €70
Seating Sirena
€40 - €60
Lobby Bar
€35 - €65
Seating
€45 - €80
Other operators
Taxi from Mallorca - Alcúdia to Palma
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
€70 - €85

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