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There are 6 ways to get from Barcelona to Capri by plane, ferry, train, bus or car

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Fly to Naples, ferry  •  6h 46m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Naples (NAP) BCN - NAP
  2. Take the ferry from Naples to Capri

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Fly to Rome, train, ferry  •  7h 49m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Rome (FCO) BCN - FCO
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
  3. Take the ferry from Naples to Capri

Fly to Rome Ciampino, train, ferry  •  10h 14m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Rome Ciampino (CIA) BCN - CIA
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
  3. Take the ferry from Naples to Capri

Bus, ferry  •  23h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Florence
  2. Take the bus from Florence Villa Constanza Bus Station to Naples Metropark Central Parking
  3. Take the ferry from Naples to Capri

Train, bus, ferry  •  27h 11m

  1. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Girona Avn / ...
  2. Take the bus from Gerona/Girona to Verona
  3. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Napoli Centrale Fr
  4. Take the ferry from Naples to Capri

Drive, ferry  •  15h 30m

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Naples
  2. Take the ferry from Naples to Capri

Barcelona to Capri by bus, subway and ferry

5 Weekly Services
23h 40m Average Duration
€69 Cheapest Price
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Spain → Italy
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International entry into Italy from Spain

  • Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
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Conditions of entry into Italy from Spain

  • There are no current restrictions
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

Rules to follow in Italy

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Spain

There are no current restrictions

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, entry into Italy is currently allowed from Spain.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • FFP2 masks are required on all public transport
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Capri is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Capri is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Capri is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

No, returning to Spain from Italy is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 26 Sep 2022
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The most affordable way to get from Barcelona to Capri is to bus and ferry, which costs €65 - €130 and takes 23h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Capri is to fly and ferry which costs €50 - €290 and takes 6h 46m.

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The distance between Barcelona and Capri is 1017 km.

The best way to get from Barcelona to Capri without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 23h 40m and costs €65 - €130.

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It takes approximately 6h 46m to get from Barcelona to Capri, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Barcelona Airport to Naples Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 50m.

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Vueling Airlines, Ryanair and easyJet offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Naples Airport.

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There are 751+ hotels available in Capri. 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 Capri.
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  • Distance: 1016.9 km
  • Duration: 6h 46m

What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Capri, Campania, Italy?

There is no direct connection from Barcelona to Capri. However, you can take the bus to Barcelona Airport - Terminal 2 B, take the walk to Barcelona airport, fly to Naples, take the walk to Napoli - Capodichino Aeroporto, take the bus to Naples Metropark, take the walk to Piazza Garibaldi, take the subway to Municipio, take the walk to Naples, then take the ferry to Capri. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Barcelona Airport - Terminal 2 B, take the walk to Barcelona airport, fly to Rome, take the walk to Fiumicino Aeroporto, take the train to Roma Termini, take the train to Napoli Centrale, take the walk to Piazza Garibaldi, take the subway to Municipio, take the walk to Naples, then take the ferry to Capri.

Airlines
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Naples
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €320
Flights from Barcelona to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€26 - €240
Flights from Barcelona to Rome via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€26 - €240
Flights from Barcelona to Rome via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
€26 - €240
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €410
Flights from Barcelona to Naples via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €410
Flights from Barcelona to Naples via Venice
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€35 - €410
Flights from Barcelona to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€20 - €360
Flights from Barcelona to Rome Ciampino via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€45 - €300
Flights from Barcelona to Rome Ciampino via Beauvais
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €300
Flights from Barcelona to Rome Ciampino via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€45 - €300
Flights from Barcelona to Rome Ciampino via Budapest
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€45 - €300
Flights from Barcelona to Rome Ciampino via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€45 - €300
Flights from Barcelona to Rome Ciampino via Milan Bergamo, Cagliari
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€45 - €300
Flights from Barcelona to Rome Ciampino via Palma Mallorca, Cagliari
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€45 - €300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Barcelona to Naples
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €360
Flights from Barcelona to Naples via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €360
Flights from Barcelona to Naples via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €360
Flights from Barcelona to Rome via Nice
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€60 - €310
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €350
Ryanair UK
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Rome Ciampino via Manchester
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €750
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€18 - €65
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€18 - €25
Base Standard
€35 - €50
Base Premium
€45 - €65
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€45 - €140
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€45 - €65
Base Standard
€80 - €110
Base Premium
€95 - €140
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€17 - €50
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€19 - €27
Smart Low Cost
€17 - €24
Smart Flex
€35 - €50
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€14 - €20
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€14 - €20
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€14 - €29
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€26 - €29
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
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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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+34 91 232 03 20
Email
comunicacion@renfe.es
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Girona
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Renfe SNCF
Phone
+34 902 320 320
Email
comunicacion@renfe.es
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Girona
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
renfe-sncf.com
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 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Barcelona to Florence
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€50 - €60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Itabus
Phone
+39 06 88 93 82 32
Website
itabus.it
Bus from Florence Villa Constanza Bus Station to Naples Metropark Central Parking
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€2 - €27
Website
Itabus
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
Email
alsa@alsa.es
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Gerona/Girona to Verona
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€85 - €120
Website
ALSA
Ferry operators
Navigazione Libera del Golfo
Phone
081 552 07 63
Email
info@navlib.it
Website
navlib.it
Ferry from Naples to Capri
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€16 - €22
Website
Navigazione Libera del Golfo
Adults
€16 - €22

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