There are 9 ways to get from Barcelona to Chartres by plane, train, night bus, 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.

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Fly Barcelona to Paris Orly, train  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Paris Orly (ORY) BCN - ORY
  2. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Chartres

$78 - $277

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Bus  •  16 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Bourges
  2. Take the bus from Bourges to Orléans
  3. Take the bus from Orléans to Chartres 1 / ...

$59 - $94

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Fly Barcelona to Paris CDG, train  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Paris CDG (CDG) BCN - CDG
  2. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Chartres

$81 - $290

Train, night bus to Perpignan, fly to Paris Orly  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona P.Gracia to Figueres
  2. Take the night bus from Figueras to Perpignan
  3. Fly from Perpignan (PGF) to Paris Orly (ORY) PGF - ORY
  4. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Chartres

$115 - $511

Fly Barcelona to Beauvais, train  •  9 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Beauvais (BVA) BCN - BVA
  2. Take the train from Beauvais Gare SNCF to Paris Nord
  3. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Chartres

$74 - $278

Bus, train TGV  •  10 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Perpignan 721 / ...
  2. Take the train from Perpignan to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  3. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Chartres

$218 - $274

Train, bus  •  12 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Girona A / ...
  2. Take the train from Girona to Figueres Ir / ...
  3. Take the bus from Figueres to Perpignan 661
  4. Take the train from Perpignan to Valence TGV Tgv
  5. Take the train from Valence TGV to Versailles-Chantiers Tgv
  6. Take the train from Versailles-Chantiers to Chartres

$226 - $292

Bus Ouibus, train  •  17 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona City Center to Paris City Centre - Bercy Ouibus
  2. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Chartres

$61 - $84

Drive  •  9 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Chartres 613.9 miles

$130 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Chartres is to bus and train which costs 50€ - 75€ and takes 17 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Chartres is to fly and train which costs 65€ - 240€ and takes 6 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to Chartres. However, there are services departing from Barcelona and arriving at Chartres via Bourges and Orléans. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 5 min.

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The distance between Barcelona and Chartres is 787 km. The road distance is 982.3 km.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Chartres without a car is to bus and train which takes 10 h 54 min and costs 180€ - 240€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 21 min to get from Barcelona to Chartres, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Barcelona Airport to Paris Orly Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 50 min.

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Barcelona to Chartres bus services, operated by Rémi, arrive at Chartres station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Barcelona to Chartres is 982 km. It takes approximately 9 h 9 min to drive from Barcelona to Chartres.

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easyJet, Transavia France and Vueling Airlines offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Paris Orly Airport.

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There are 96+ hotels available in Chartres. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Chartres.
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  • Distance: 491.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 21 min

What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Chartres, Centre-Val de Loire, France?

You can take a bus from Barcelona to Chartres via Bourges and Orléans in around 16 h 5 min.

Airlines
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Flights from Barcelona to Paris Orly via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Flights from Barcelona to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Barcelona to Paris CDG via Oviedo
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Barcelona to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $470
Flights from Perpignan to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Barcelona to Paris Orly via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Flights from Barcelona to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $340
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Beauvais
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $260
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Barcelona to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Train operators
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Chartres
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $28
1st Class
$25 - $40
Train from Beauvais Gare SNCF to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $26
1st Class
$24 - $40
Train from Versailles-Chantiers to Chartres
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$22 - $35
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona P.Gracia to Figueres
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Girona
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Website
renfe.com
Train from Girona to Figueres
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $15
Website
renfe.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Perpignan to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$170 - $190
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$170 - $190
1st Class
$220 - $340
Train from Perpignan to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $85
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $85
1st Class
$100 - $150
Train from Valence TGV to Versailles-Chantiers
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $210
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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
Night bus from Figueras to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Barcelona City Center to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Barcelona City Center to Paris City Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
15 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Barcelona to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Barcelona to Bourges
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $80
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 so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with 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
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Figueres to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
alsa.com
Starbus
Phone
+34 (0) 963 49 67 67
Email
comercial@starbus.es
Website
starbus.es
Bus from Figueres to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
starbus.es
Sagales
Phone
93 593 13 00
Email
info@sagales.com
Website
sagales.com
Bus from Figueres to Perpinyà (Gare TGV - St. Assiscle)
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
sagales.com
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Bourges to Orléans
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
isilines.com
Rémi
Phone
+33 2 38 70 30 30
Email
pole-internet@regioncentre.fr
Website
remi-centrevaldeloire.fr
Bus from Orléans to Chartres
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
remi-centrevaldeloire.fr

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