There are 7 ways to get from Barcelona to Córdoba by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  4h 40m

  1. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Cordoba-Central Ave

95€ - 170€

Cheapest option

Fly to Sevilla, train  •  4h 43m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Sevilla (SVQ) BCN - SVQ
  2. Take the train from Sevilla-Santa Justa to Cordoba-Central

40€ - 196€

5 alternative options

Bus  •  12h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Cordoba

65€ - 95€

Drive  •  8h 23m

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Córdoba 861.5 km

90€ - 140€

Fly to Malaga, train  •  6h 2m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Malaga (AGP) BCN - AGP
  2. Take the train from Malaga Maria Zambrano to Cordoba-Central

43€ - 214€

Fly to Granada, train  •  6h 39m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Granada (GRX) BCN - GRX
  2. Take the train from Granada to Cordoba-Central

62€ - 241€

Fly to Madrid, train  •  5h 42m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Madrid (MAD) BCN - MAD
  2. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Cordoba-Central

58€ - 245€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Córdoba is to fly and train which costs 40€ - 200€ and takes 4h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Córdoba is to train which costs 95€ - 170€ and takes 4h 40m.

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

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Barcelona-Sants and arriving at Cordoba-Central. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 40m.

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The distance between Barcelona and Córdoba is 710 km. The road distance is 861.5 km.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Córdoba without a car is to train which takes 4h 40m and costs 95€ - 170€.

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The train from Barcelona-Sants to Cordoba-Central takes 4h 40m including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Barcelona to Córdoba bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Barcelona station.

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

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Córdoba is to train which takes 4h 40m and costs 95€ - 170€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 65€ - 95€ and takes 12h 45m.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Córdoba.
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  • Distance: 710 km
  • Duration: 4h 40m

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

Renfe AVE operates a train from Barcelona-Sants to Cordoba-Central 5 times a day. Tickets cost 95€ - 170€ and the journey takes 4h 40m. Alternatively, ALSA operates a bus from Barcelona to Cordoba once daily. Tickets cost 65€ - 95€ and the journey takes 12h 45m.

Airlines
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 160€
Flights from Barcelona to Sevilla via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 160€
Flights from Barcelona to Sevilla via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
35€ - 160€
Flights from Barcelona to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 180€
Flights from Barcelona to Malaga via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 180€
Flights from Barcelona to Malaga via Mahon
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
35€ - 180€
Flights from Barcelona to Granada
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 220€
Flights from Barcelona to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 180€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Sevilla via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
60€ - 250€
Flights from Barcelona to Malaga via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 270€
Flights from Barcelona to Granada via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 270€
Flights from Barcelona to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 230€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
26€ - 140€
Flights from Barcelona to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
23€ - 150€
Flights from Barcelona to Malaga via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
23€ - 150€
Flights from Barcelona to Malaga via Fes
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
23€ - 150€
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Granada via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 320€
Flights from Barcelona to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 170€
Train operators
Renfe AVE
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Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Cordoba-Central
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
95€ - 170€
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
95€ - 130€
Promo+
100€ - 115€
Flexible
130€ - 170€
Train from Sevilla-Santa Justa to Cordoba-Central
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
13€ - 40€
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
13€ - 17€
Promo+
18€ - 20€
Flexible
28€ - 40€
Train from Malaga Maria Zambrano to Cordoba-Central
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
17€ - 45€
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
17€ - 22€
Promo+
22€ - 25€
Flexible
30€ - 45€
Train from Granada to Cordoba-Central
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
23€ - 55€
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
23€ - 30€
Promo+
28€ - 31€
Flexible
40€ - 55€
Train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Cordoba-Central
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 75€
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
35€ - 45€
Promo+
41€ - 44€
Flexible
55€ - 75€
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 Sevilla-Santa Justa to Cordoba-Central
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
11€ - 15€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Malaga Maria Zambrano to Cordoba-Central
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Granada to Cordoba-Central
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
17€ - 21€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Cordoba-Central
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
23€ - 29€
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 Barcelona to Cordoba
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
65€ - 95€
Website
alsa.com

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The quickest flight from Barcelona Airport to Sevilla Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 40m.

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

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Barcelona to Córdoba train services, operated by Renfe AVE, arrive at Cordoba-Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Barcelona to Córdoba is 861 km. It takes approximately 8h 23m to drive from Barcelona to Córdoba.

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Iberia, Ryanair and Vueling Airlines offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Sevilla Airport.

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Book your Barcelona to Córdoba train tickets online with Omio.

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Book your Barcelona to Córdoba bus tickets online with Omio and Busbud.

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There are 1069+ hotels available in Córdoba. 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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