There are 8 ways to get from Barcelona to León by plane, train, bus, night train, night 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.

Recommended option

Fly  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Leon (LEN) BCN - LEN

$117 - $257

Cheapest option

Bus via Burgos  •  11 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Burgos
  2. Take the bus from Burgos to Leon Ouibus

$47 - $96

6 alternative options

Train Spanish Railways AVE  •  6 h

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave
  2. Take the train from Madrid-Chamartin to Leon Ave / ...

$127 - $177

Train Spanish Railways (RENFE)  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Leon A / ...

$100 - $130

Bus MonBus  •  11 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Becilla de Valderaduey 9730-9303 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Becilla De Valderaduey to Leon

$65 - $92

Trenhotel  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the Trenhotel from Barcelona Sants to León Galicia / ...

$95 - $120

Night bus  •  10 h 40 min

  1. Take the night bus from Barcelona/Sants to Leon

$45 - $75

Drive  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to León 485 miles

$90 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to León is to night bus which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 10 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to León is to fly which costs 100€ - 230€ and takes 2 h 59 min.

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The distance between Barcelona and León is 654 km. The road distance is 776 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 59 min to get from Barcelona to León, including transfers.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Barcelona/Sants and arriving at Leon. The journey takes approximately 10 h 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Barcelona Sants and arriving at Leon. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 4 min.

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

Iberia and Vueling Airlines fly from Barcelona to León once daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Barcelona to León via Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Madrid Atocha, Madrid Chamartín, and Madrid-Chamartin in around 6 h.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Leon
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $350
Flights from Barcelona to Leon via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$90 - $350
Train operators
Spanish Railways AVE
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways AVE
Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Chamartin to Leon
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
renfe.com
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Leon
Ave. Duration
8 h 4 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Website
renfe.com
Night train from Barcelona Sants to León
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Barcelona to Burgos
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Burgos to Leon
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Becilla De Valderaduey to Leon
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
alsa.com
Night bus from Barcelona/Sants to Leon
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
alsa.com
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Burgos to Leon
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
Ouibus
MonBus
Phone
+34 982 29 29 00
Website
monbus.es
Bus from Barcelona to Becilla de Valderaduey
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
monbus.es

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