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There are 5 ways to get from Barcelona to Castelló de la Plana by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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Train  •  1h 55m

  1. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Castellon Eur / ...

20€ - 25€

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  3h 33m

  1. Take the rideshare from Barcelone to Castellón de la Plana 279.5 km

14€ - 16€

3 alternative options

Bus  •  3h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona Sants to Castellon 262

20€ - 35€

Drive  •  2h 46m

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Castelló de la Plana 280.5 km

29€ - 45€

Fly, train  •  4h 30m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Valencia (VLC) BCN - VLC
  2. Take the train from Valencia-Estacio Del Nord to Castellón De La Plana

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The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Castelló de la Plana is to rideshare which costs 14€ - 16€ and takes 3h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Castelló de la Plana is to train which costs 20€ - 25€ and takes 1h 55m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Barcelona Sants and arriving at Castellon. Services depart twice daily, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 3h 20m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Barcelona-Sants and arriving at Castellon. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 55m.

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The distance between Barcelona and Castelló de la Plana is 244 km. The road distance is 280.5 km.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Castelló de la Plana without a car is to train which takes 1h 55m and costs 20€ - 25€.

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The train from Barcelona-Sants to Castellon takes 1h 55m including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Barcelona to Castelló de la Plana bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Barcelona Sants station.

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Barcelona to Castelló de la Plana train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, depart from Barcelona-Sants station.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Castelló de la Plana is to train which takes 1h 55m and costs 20€ - 25€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 20€ - 35€ and takes 3h 20m.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Castelló de la Plana.
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  • Distance: 243.6 km
  • Duration: 1h 55m

What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Castelló de la Plana, Spain?

Renfe Viajeros operates a train from Barcelona-Sants to Castellon every 4 hours. Tickets cost 20€ - 25€ and the journey takes 1h 55m. Alternatively, Eurolines FR operates a bus from Barcelona Sants to Castellon twice a week. Tickets cost 20€ - 29€ and the journey takes 3h 20m. ALSA also services this route twice daily.

Airlines
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Valencia
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 550€
Flights from Barcelona to Valencia via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
50€ - 550€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Valencia
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
55€ - 360€
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Valencia via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 260€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Valencia via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 320€
Train operators
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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Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Castellon
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
20€ - 25€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
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 Valencia-Estacio Del Nord to Castellón De La Plana
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Renfe Cercanias
Bus operators
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 Sants to Castellon
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
20€ - 29€
Website
Eurolines FR
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 Castellon
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
alsa.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Barcelone to Castellón de la Plana
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
14€ - 16€
Book at
blablacar.es

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The quickest flight from Barcelona Airport to Valencia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Barcelona to Castelló de la Plana bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Castellon station.

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Barcelona to Castelló de la Plana train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, arrive at Castellon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Barcelona to Castelló de la Plana is 280 km. It takes approximately 2h 46m to drive from Barcelona to Castelló de la Plana.

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Iberia, Air Europa, Ryanair and Vueling Airlines offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Valencia Airport.

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Book your Barcelona to Castelló de la Plana train tickets online with Omio.

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Book your Barcelona to Castelló de la Plana bus tickets online with Omio and Busbud.

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There are 813+ hotels available in Castelló de la Plana. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Barcelona and Castelló de la Plana. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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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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