Travel from Barcelona to Cartagena-Spain

Bus or train from Barcelona to Cartagena?

Spanish Railways (RENFE) operates a train from Barcelona to Cartagena once daily. Tickets cost $28 - $75 and the journey takes 7 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Barcelona to Cartagena via Barcelona/Sants and Murcia in around 11 h 33 min.

How to get from Barcelona to Cartagena

From Barcelona Catalunya train to Barcelona Sants then train to Cartagena. 8 h 48 min £23. From Barcelona Catalunya train to Barcelona/Sants, bus to Murcia, then bus to Cartagena. 11 h 33 min £64. From Barcelona drive to Cartagena. 6 h 8 min £64. From Barcelona - Passeig de Gràcia train to Barcelona airport, fly to Alicante airport, bus to San Gabriel (APT.), then train to Cartagena. 5 h 35 min £72. From Barcelona - Passeig de Gràcia train to Barcelona airport, fly to Valencia airport, line 5 subway to Valencia Estacio del Nord, then train to Cartagena. 7 h 44 min £69.