There are 7 ways to get from Barcelona to Brive-la-Gaillarde by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  7h 29m

  1. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Narbonne Ave / ...
  2. Take the train from Narbonne to Toulouse Matabiau Ter / ...
  3. Take the train from Toulouse Matabiau to Brive La Gaillarde Ter

84€ - 153€

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Bus  •  8h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona, Barcelona Nord to Brive-la-Gaillarde, Brive-la-Gaillarde N781

28€ - 35€

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Bus via Toulouse  •  10h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona Nord to Toulouse 262
  2. Take the bus from Toulouse to Brive-la-Gaillarde 230

41€ - 59€

Train via Puigcerdà  •  10h 27m

  1. Take the train from PlaÇa Catalunya to La Tor de Querol-Enveig R3
  2. Take the train from Latour De Carol Enveitg to Toulouse Matabiau Ter
  3. Take the train from Toulouse Matabiau to Brive La Gaillarde Ter

60€ - 117€

Drive  •  5h 35m

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Brive-la-Gaillarde 588.4 km

70€ - 110€

Fly to Brive  •  7h 33m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Brive (BVE) BCN - BVE

50€ - 210€

Fly to Bordeaux, train  •  8h 39m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Bordeaux (BOD) BCN - BOD
  2. Take the train from Bordeaux St Jean to Brive La Gaillarde

56€ - 152€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Brive-la-Gaillarde is to bus which costs 28€ - 35€ and takes 8h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Brive-la-Gaillarde is to drive which costs 70€ - 110€ and takes 5h 35m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Barcelona, Barcelona Nord and arriving at Brive-la-Gaillarde, Brive-la-Gaillarde. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 8h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from Barcelona to Brive-la-Gaillarde. However, there are services departing from Barcelona-Sants and arriving at Brive La Gaillarde via Narbonne and Toulouse Matabiau. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 29m.

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The distance between Barcelona and Brive-la-Gaillarde is 422 km. The road distance is 588.4 km.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Brive-la-Gaillarde without a car is to train which takes 7h 29m and costs 80€ - 160€.

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It takes approximately 7h 29m to get from Barcelona to Brive-la-Gaillarde, including transfers.

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Barcelona to Brive-la-Gaillarde bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Barcelona, Barcelona Nord station.

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Barcelona to Brive-la-Gaillarde train services, operated by Renfe SNCF, depart from Barcelona-Sants station.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Brive-la-Gaillarde is to train which takes 7h 29m and costs 80€ - 160€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 28€ - 35€ and takes 8h 50m, you could also fly, which costs 50€ - 210€ and takes 7h 33m.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Brive-la-Gaillarde.
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  • Distance: 421.8 km
  • Duration: 7h 29m

What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Brive-la-Gaillarde, France?

You can take a train from Barcelona to Brive-la-Gaillarde via Narbonne and Toulouse Matabiau in around 7h 29m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Barcelona, Barcelona Nord to Brive-la-Gaillarde, Brive-la-Gaillarde 5 times a week. Tickets cost 28€ - 35€ and the journey takes 8h 50m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Barcelona to Brive via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
55€ - 230€
Flights from Barcelona to Brive via Palma Mallorca, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 210€
Flights from Barcelona to Brive via Geneva, Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
85€ - 340€
Flights from Barcelona to Brive via Madrid, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 320€
Flights from Barcelona to Brive via Nice, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 260€
Flights from Barcelona to Brive via Alicante, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
85€ - 350€
Flights from Barcelona to Brive via Geneva, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
60€ - 250€
Flights from Barcelona to Brive via Toulouse, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
75€ - 310€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
24€ - 120€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Barcelona to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 190€
Train operators
Renfe SNCF
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Narbonne
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
renfe-sncf.com
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Narbonne to Toulouse Matabiau
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 40€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
19€ - 27€
Rail 1st Class
28€ - 40€
Train from Toulouse Matabiau to Brive La Gaillarde
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
26€ - 55€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
26€ - 40€
Rail 1st Class
35€ - 55€
Train from Latour De Carol Enveitg to Toulouse Matabiau
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
20€ - 45€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
20€ - 29€
Rail 1st Class
30€ - 45€
Train from Bordeaux St Jean to Brive La Gaillarde
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
24€ - 50€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
24€ - 35€
Rail 1st Class
35€ - 50€
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 Narbonne to Toulouse Matabiau
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
35€ - 45€
1st Class
30€ - 40€
Renfe Cercanias

This regional commuter train system (also known as Cercanías) connects Barcelona with Catalonia and the Barcelona metropolitan area, including popular destinations like Sitges and the Costa Brava. The network of routes mostly runs overground and connects to many Barcelona metro and bus stations. Trains run frequently, and tickets can be bought at station ticket machines on the day of travel. Two children per adult (up to 6 years) can travel for free. If you’re arriving or departing Barcelona on a domestic AVE or long-distance train, check your ticket for a 5-digit Combinado Cercanias code, which is redeemable for a free local ticket from the ticket machines.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 (0) 902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from PlaÇa Catalunya to La Tor de Querol-Enveig
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
13€ - 17€
Website
Renfe Cercanias
Bus operators
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 Barcelona, Barcelona Nord to Brive-la-Gaillarde, Brive-la-Gaillarde
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
28€ - 35€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Barcelona Nord to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
Eurolines FR
Bus from Toulouse to Brive-la-Gaillarde
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
17€ - 25€
Website
Eurolines FR

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There is no direct flight from Barcelona Airport to Brive Airport. The quickest flight takes 9h 5m and has one stopover.

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Barcelona to Brive-la-Gaillarde bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Brive-la-Gaillarde, Brive-la-Gaillarde station.

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Barcelona to Brive-la-Gaillarde train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Brive La Gaillarde station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Barcelona to Brive-la-Gaillarde is 588 km. It takes approximately 5h 35m to drive from Barcelona to Brive-la-Gaillarde.

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Swiss, Air Europa, Iberia and three other airlines offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Brive Airport.

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Book your Barcelona to Brive-la-Gaillarde train tickets online with Omio, Omio and Omio.

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Book your Barcelona to Brive-la-Gaillarde bus tickets online with Omio and FlixBus.

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There are 269+ hotels available in Brive-la-Gaillarde. 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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