There are 8 ways to get from Barcelona to Biarritz by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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Train  •  7h 30m

  1. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to San Sebastian/Donostia Alv / ...

44€ - 54€

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Fly to San Sebastian, train, line 5 bus  •  5h 4m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to San Sebastian (EAS) BCN - EAS
  2. Take the train from Hendaye to Biarritz
  3. Take the line 5 bus from Gare de Biarritz to Les Trois Fontaines

32€ - 182€

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Bus  •  9h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to San Sebastián
  2. Take the bus from San Sebastian to Biarritz

34€ - 45€

Night bus  •  10h 3m

  1. Take the night bus from Barcelona Nord to Irun Bcn48

Drive  •  5h 52m

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Biarritz 610.7 km

70€ - 110€

Fly to Bilbao, bus  •  6h

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Bilbao (BIO) BCN - BIO
  2. Take the bus from Airport Loiu Bilbao to Donostia / San Sebastián
  3. Take the bus from San Sebastián, San Sebastian to Biarritz, Biarritz

49€ - 149€

Fly to Biarritz  •  7h 22m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Biarritz (BIQ) BCN - BIQ

116€ - 206€

Fly to Santander, bus  •  8h 25m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Santander (SDR) BCN - SDR
  2. Take the bus from Santander to Bilbao
  3. Take the bus from Bilbao, Bilbao to Biarritz, Biarritz

38€ - 121€

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The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Biarritz is to bus which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 9h 56m.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Biarritz is to fly and train and line 5 bus which costs 30€ - 190€ and takes 5h 4m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to Biarritz. However, there are services departing from Barcelona and arriving at Biarritz via San Sebastian. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 56m.

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The distance between Barcelona and Biarritz is 384 km. The road distance is 610.7 km.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Biarritz without a car is to train which takes 7h 30m and costs 40€ - 55€.

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It takes approximately 7h 30m to get from Barcelona to Biarritz, including transfers.

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Barcelona to Biarritz bus services, operated by MonBus, depart from Barcelona station.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Biarritz is to train which takes 7h 30m and costs 40€ - 55€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 9h 56m, you could also fly, which costs 110€ - 210€ and takes 7h 22m.

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The quickest flight from Barcelona Airport to San Sebastian Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Barcelona to Biarritz bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Biarritz station.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Biarritz.
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  • Distance: 384.5 km
  • Duration: 7h 30m

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

Renfe Viajeros operates a train from Barcelona-Sants to San Sebastian/Donostia 3 times a day. Tickets cost 35€ - 50€ and the journey takes 5h 40m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Barcelona to Biarritz via San Sebastian in around 9h 56m.

Airlines
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
25€ - 210€
Flights from Barcelona to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 150€
Flights from Barcelona to Bilbao via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 150€
Flights from Barcelona to Santander
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
25€ - 160€
Flights from Barcelona to Santander via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
25€ - 160€
Flights from Barcelona to Santander via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 280€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
60€ - 180€
Flights from Barcelona to Santander via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 280€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Barcelona to Biarritz via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 270€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Barcelona to Biarritz via Basel
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
60€ - 250€
Flights from Barcelona to Biarritz via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7h 17m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 240€
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Bilbao via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 220€
Flights from Barcelona to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
50€ - 220€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Barcelona to Biarritz via Geneva
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 350€
Flights from Barcelona to Biarritz via Zurich, Geneva
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 390€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Biarritz via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 210€
Flights from Barcelona to Santander
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
10€ - 110€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Biarritz via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
110€ - 500€
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 San Sebastian/Donostia
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Hendaye to Biarritz
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
5€ - 16€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
5€ - 8€
Rail 1st Class
11€ - 16€
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Hendaye to Biarritz
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
15€ - 26€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
22€ - 26€
1st Class
15€ - 18€
Bus operators
MonBus
Phone
+34 982 29 29 00
Website
monbus.es
Bus from Barcelona to San Sebastián
Ave. Duration
8h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Schedules at
monbus.es
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 San Sebastian to Biarritz
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Santander to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 14€
Website
alsa.com
Vigo Barcelona, S.A.
Phone
93 265 61 32
Website
barcelonanord.cat
Night bus from Barcelona Nord to Irun
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
Vigo Barcelona, S.A.
Chronoplus
Phone
05 59 52 59 52
Website
chronoplus.eu
Bus from Gare de Biarritz to Les Trois Fontaines
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
1€
Website
Chronoplus
Transportes Pesa
Phone
+34 (0) 900 12 14 00
Email
atencionaclientes@pesa.net
Website
pesa.net
Bus from Airport Loiu Bilbao to Donostia / San Sebastián
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
10€ - 17€
Schedules at
pesa.net
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from San Sebastián, San Sebastian to Biarritz, Biarritz
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
5€ - 7€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Santander, Santander to Bilbao, Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
8€ - 10€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bilbao, Bilbao to Biarritz, Biarritz
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Barcelona to Biarritz is 611 km. It takes approximately 5h 52m to drive from Barcelona to Biarritz.

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Vueling Airlines offers flights from Barcelona Airport to San Sebastian Airport.

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There are 2289+ hotels available in Biarritz. Prices start at 87€ 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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