There are 9 ways to get from Barcelona to Murcia by train, bus, rideshare, 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.

Recommended option

Train via Alacant Terminal  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Alacant-Terminal Em / ...
  2. Take the train from Alacant Terminal to Beniel C-1

$67 - $82

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Rideshare  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Barcelone to Murcie 360.1 miles

$36 - $40

7 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Murcia del Carmen Tlg

$70 - $90

Bus ALSA  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona/Sants to Murcia

$40 - $65

Bus Autocares Grupo Samar  •  12 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Teruel 051
  2. Take the bus from Teruel to Murcia Vac-133

$51 - $97

Drive  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Murcia 360.9 miles

$65 - $100

Fly to Alicante, bus  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Alicante (ALC) BCN - ALC
  2. Take the bus from Alicante Airport to Murcia

$59 - $214

Fly to Valencia, train  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Valencia (VLC) BCN - VLC
  2. Take the train from Valencia Estacio del Nord to Murcia del Carmen

$61 - $196

Fly to Almeria, bus  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Almeria (LEI) BCN - LEI
  2. Take the bus from Almeria to Murcia

$93 - $360

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Murcia is to rideshare which costs 31€ - 34€ and takes 6 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Murcia is to fly and bus which costs 50€ - 190€ and takes 4 h 29 min.

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The distance between Barcelona and Murcia is 472 km. The road distance is 577.5 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 46 min to get from Barcelona to Murcia, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Barcelona/Sants and arriving at Murcia. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 8 h 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Barcelona Sants and arriving at Murcia del Carmen. Services depart five times a day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 50 min.

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

You can take a train from Barcelona to Murcia via Alacant-Terminal, Alacant Terminal, and Beniel in around 6 h 46 min. Alternatively, ALSA operates a bus from Barcelona to Murcia once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $65 and the journey takes 8 h 45 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
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
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 Almeria
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Flights from Barcelona to Almeria via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Flights from Barcelona to Almeria via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
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
Flights from Barcelona to Valencia
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $200
Flights from Barcelona to Almeria
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Alicante via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Flights from Barcelona to Valencia via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Alacant-Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Murcia del Carmen
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Website
renfe.com
Train from Valencia Estacio del Nord to Murcia del Carmen
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
renfe.com
Murcia-Alicante Cercanías (RENFE)
Phone
+34 (0) 902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Alacant Terminal to Beniel
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
renfe.com
Bus operators
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/Sants to Murcia
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Alicante Airport to Murcia
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Almeria to Murcia
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
alsa.com
Autobuses Jimenez
Phone
+34 (0) 941 202 777
Email
infoweb@autobusesjimenez.com
Website
autobusesjimenez.com
Bus from Teruel to Murcia
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Schedules at
autobusesjimenez.com
Book at
grupo-jimenez.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar.es
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Barcelone to Murcie
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$36 - $40
Book at
blablacar.es

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