There are 6 ways to get from Barcelona to Menton by plane, bus, train, night bus or car

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Fly  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Nice (NCE) BCN - NCE

$44 - $155

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Bus FlixBus  •  11 h

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Nice, Nice N758 / ...

$61 - $98

Bus Autocares Grupo Samar  •  11 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Nice

$59 - $79

Train, night bus  •  12 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Girona A / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Girona to Perpignan
  3. Take the train from Perpignan to Marseille-St-Charles
  4. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Nice Ville Tgv

$108 - $164

Train, bus  •  12 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona P.Gracia to Girona Ir
  2. Take the bus from Girona to Marseille
  3. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Nice Ville Tgv

$84 - $179

Drive  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Menton 434.8 miles

$90 - $140

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The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Menton is to bus which costs 50€ - 70€ and takes 11 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Menton is to fly which costs 35€ - 140€ and takes 5 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to Menton. However, there are services departing from Barcelona and arriving at Menton via Nice Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h.

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The distance between Barcelona and Menton is 511 km. The road distance is 695.6 km.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Menton without a car is to bus which takes 11 h and costs 50€ - 85€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 14 min to get from Barcelona to Menton, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Menton is to fly which takes 5 h 14 min and costs 35€ - 140€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 50€ - 85€ and takes 11 h.

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The quickest flight from Barcelona Airport to Nice Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Barcelona to Menton bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Nice, Nice station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Barcelona to Menton is 696 km. It takes approximately 6 h 34 min to drive from Barcelona to Menton.

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Vueling Airlines and easyJet offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Nice Airport.

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  • Distance: 319.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 14 min

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

Vueling Airlines and easyJet fly from Barcelona to Menton 3 times a day. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Barcelona to Menton 4 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $65 and the journey takes 8 h 50 min.

Airlines
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Barcelona to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Train operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Girona
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona P.Gracia to Girona
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
renfe.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Perpignan to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $75
1st Class
$70 - $110
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
Bus operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Barcelona to Nice, Nice
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Girona to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Girona to Marseille
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Schedules at
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 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 Gerona/Girona to Marsella
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
alsa.com

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