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There are 4 ways to get from Barcelona to Magalas by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3h 38m

  1. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Beziers Tgv

51€ - 76€

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Béziers N717 / ...

18€ - 21€

2 alternative options

Bus via "Gare SNCF Bas"  •  5h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona Nord to Beziers Bcn4 / ...

27€ - 36€

Drive  •  2h 59m

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Magalas 302.5 km

30€ - 50€

Barcelona to Magalas by train

The train journey time between Barcelona and Magalas is around 6h 46m and covers a distance of around 291 km. The fastest train normally takes 6h 46m. Operated by Renfe SNCF, SNCF and Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), the Barcelona to Magalas train service departs from Barcelona-Sants and arrives in Magalas. Typically seven trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
6h 46m
Fastest train time:
6h 46m
Trains per week:
7
Cheapest price:
44€
Carbon emissions:
15 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
10:05
Last train departs at:
10:05

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Barcelona to Magalas train schedules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Magalas is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Magalas is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Magalas is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Magalas is to bus which costs 17€ - 21€ and takes 5h 50m.

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The fastest way to get from Barcelona to Magalas is to drive which takes 2h 59m and costs 30€ - 50€.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to Magalas. However, there are services departing from Barcelona and arriving at MAGALAS - Mairie via Beziers - Gare Routiere. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from Barcelona to Magalas. However, there are services departing from Barcelona-Sants and arriving at Magalas via Beziers. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 38m.

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The distance between Barcelona and Magalas is 248 km. The road distance is 302.5 km.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Magalas without a car is to train which takes 3h 38m and costs 50€ - 80€.

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It takes approximately 3h 38m to get from Barcelona to Magalas, including transfers.

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

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Barcelona to Magalas train services, operated by Renfe SNCF, depart from Barcelona-Sants station.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Magalas is to train which takes 3h 38m and costs 50€ - 80€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 17€ - 21€ and takes 5h 50m.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Magalas.
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  • Distance: 247.5 km
  • Duration: 3h 38m

What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Magalas, France?

Renfe SNCF operates a train from Barcelona-Sants to Beziers once daily. Tickets cost 40€ - 55€ and the journey takes 2h 25m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Barcelona to Béziers 6 times a week. Tickets cost 15€ - 19€ and the journey takes 4h 20m.

Train operators
Renfe SNCF
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Beziers
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Barcelona to Béziers
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
15€ - 19€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord
Phone
+34 937 065 366
Website
barcelonanord.cat
Bus from Barcelona Nord to Beziers
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord
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 Beziers
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
alsa.com

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Barcelona to Magalas bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Béziers station.

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Barcelona to Magalas train services, operated by Renfe SNCF, arrive at Beziers station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Barcelona to Magalas is 303 km. It takes approximately 2h 59m to drive from Barcelona to Magalas.

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