There are 4 ways to get from Barcelona to Céret by train, bus, night bus or car

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, line 530 bus  •  2h 54m

  1. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Perpignan Tgv / ...
  2. Take the line 530 bus from PERPIGNAN - G.R Bd St Assiscle to CERET - RP du Toreador 530 / ...

38€ - 51€

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona, Barcelona Nord to Perpignan 721 / ...

13€ - 28€

2 alternative options

Night bus  •  4h 4m

  1. Take the night bus from Barcelona, Barcelona Nord to Perpignan N788 / ...

15€ - 17€

Drive  •  1h 50m

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Céret 176.9 km

21€ - 35€

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The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Céret is to night bus which costs 14€ - 18€ and takes 4h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Céret is to drive which costs 21€ - 35€ and takes 1h 50m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to Céret. However, there are services departing from Barcelona, Barcelona Nord and arriving at CERET - RP du Toreador via PERPIGNAN - G.R Bd St Assiscle. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 9m.

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The distance between Barcelona and Céret is 131 km. The road distance is 176.9 km.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Céret without a car is to train and line 530 bus which takes 2h 54m and costs 35€ - 55€.

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It takes approximately 2h 54m to get from Barcelona to Céret, including transfers.

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Barcelona to Céret bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Barcelona, Barcelona Nord station.

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Barcelona to Céret bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Perpignan station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Barcelona to Céret is 177 km. It takes approximately 1h 50m to drive from Barcelona to Céret.

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There are 561+ hotels available in Céret. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Céret.
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  • Distance: 131.3 km
  • Duration: 2h 54m

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

FlixBus operates a bus from Barcelona, Barcelona Nord to Perpignan every 4 hours. Tickets cost 12€ - 15€ and the journey takes 2h 35m. Five other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Renfe SNCF
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Bus operators
La Région Occitanie
Email
contact@laregion.fr
Website
lio.laregion.fr
Bus from PERPIGNAN - G.R Bd St Assiscle to CERET - RP du Toreador
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€
Website
La Région Occitanie
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 Perpignan
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
12€ - 15€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Barcelona to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
alsa.com
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Barcelona Nord - Bus Station to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
Blablabus
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 Perpignan
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
17€ - 25€
Website
Eurolines FR
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord
Phone
+34 937 065 366
Website
barcelonanord.cat
Bus from Barcelona Nord to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord
Starbus
Phone
+34 (0) 963 49 67 67
Email
comercial@starbus.es
Website
starbus.es
Bus from Barcelona to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
starbus.es

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