There are 8 ways to get from Barcelona to Cuenca 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  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Valencia Joaquin Sorolla Em
  2. Take the train from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla to Cuenca Fernando Zobel Ave / ...

$76 - $103

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Bus  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Cuenca 051

$40 - $60

6 alternative options

Train via Vinaros  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Vinaros Tlg
  2. Take the train from Vinaros to Cuenca Fernando Zobel Ic

$66 - $92

Bus HIFE S.A.  •  10 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Teruel
  2. Take the bus from Teruel to Cuenca 051

$44 - $63

Drive  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Cuenca 338.4 miles

$60 - $95

Fly to Madrid, train  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Madrid (MAD) BCN - MAD
  2. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Cuenca Fernando Zobel

$74 - $210

Fly to Valencia, train  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Valencia (VLC) BCN - VLC
  2. Take the train from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla to Cuenca Fernando Zobel

$67 - $203

Fly to Alicante, train  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Alicante (ALC) BCN - ALC
  2. Take the train from Alacant-Terminal to Cuenca Fernando Zobel

$88 - $257

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Cuenca is to bus which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 10 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Cuenca is to fly and train which costs 55€ - 180€ and takes 4 h 47 min.

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The distance between Barcelona and Cuenca is 391 km. The road distance is 541.4 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 59 min to get from Barcelona to Cuenca, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Barcelona and arriving at Cuenca. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Barcelona to Cuenca. However, there are services departing from Barcelona Sants and arriving at Cuenca Fernando Zobel via Valencia Joaquin Sorolla. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 59 min.

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

You can take a train from Barcelona to Cuenca via Valencia Joaquin Sorolla in around 4 h 59 min. Alternatively, Autocares Grupo Samar operates a bus from Barcelona to Cuenca once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 8 h 45 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Flights from Barcelona to Valencia
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Barcelona to Valencia via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$29 - $200
Flights from Barcelona to Alicante
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Barcelona to Alicante via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Barcelona to Alicante via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Barcelona to Alicante via Mahon
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Flights from Barcelona to Valencia
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $200
Flights from Barcelona to Alicante
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Barcelona to Alicante via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Barcelona to Alicante via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Barcelona to Alicante via Mahon
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $220
Flights from Barcelona to Valencia via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Barcelona to Alicante via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Barcelona to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $270
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Valencia Joaquin Sorolla
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Vinaros
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
renfe.com
Train from Vinaros to Cuenca Fernando Zobel
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
renfe.com
Spanish Railways AVE
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways AVE
Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla to Cuenca Fernando Zobel
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Cuenca Fernando Zobel
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
renfe.com
Train from Alacant-Terminal to Cuenca Fernando Zobel
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Autocares Grupo Samar
Phone
+34 (0) 91 723 05 06
Email
autocares.samar@samar.es
Website
samar.es
Bus from Barcelona to Cuenca
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
samar.es
Bus from Teruel to Cuenca
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
samar.es
HIFE S.A.
Phone
+34 (0) 902119814
Email
hife@hife.es
Website
hife.es
Bus from Barcelona to Teruel
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
hife.es
Book at
movelia.es

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