There are 11 ways to get from Barcelona to Ourense by plane, train, bus, night train 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.

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Fly to Santiago de Compostela, train  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) BCN - SCQ
  2. Take the train from Santiago de Compostela to Orense-Empalme

$38 - $162

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Fly to A Coruna, train  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to A Coruna (LCG) BCN - LCG
  2. Take the train from A Coruna to Orense-Empalme

$51 - $188

Fly to Porto  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Porto (OPO) BCN - OPO

$288 - $406

Fly to Vigo, train  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Vigo (VGO) BCN - VGO
  2. Take the train from Vigo Urzaiz to Santiago de Compostela
  3. Take the train from Santiago de Compostela to Orense-Empalme

$45 - $180

Fly to Leon, train  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Leon (LEN) BCN - LEN
  2. Take the train from Leon to Orense-Empalme

$147 - $302

Train Spanish Railways AVE  •  8 h 30 min

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

$133 - $184

Train  •  13 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Orense-Empalme Hot / ...

$130 - $160

Bus MonBus  •  13 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Ourense 9730-9303 / ...

$65 - $95

Bus ALSA  •  15 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Ponferrada
  2. Take the bus from Ponferrada to Orense/Ourense Ouibus

$63 - $121

Trenhotel  •  13 h 14 min

  1. Take the Trenhotel from Barcelona Sants to Ourense Galicia

$130 - $160

Drive  •  10 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Ourense 656.2 miles

$120 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Ourense is to bus which costs 55€ - 80€ and takes 13 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Ourense is to fly and train which costs 30€ - 140€ and takes 5 h 4 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Barcelona and arriving at Ourense. Services depart six times a week, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 13 h 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Barcelona Sants and arriving at Orense-Empalme. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 h 14 min.

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The distance between Barcelona and Ourense is 837 km. The road distance is 1049.8 km.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Ourense without a car is to train which takes 8 h 30 min and costs 110€ - 160€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 4 min to get from Barcelona to Ourense, including transfers.

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Barcelona to Ourense bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Barcelona station.

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Barcelona to Ourense train services, operated by Spanish Railways AVE, depart from Barcelona Sants station.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Ourense is to fly which takes 7 h 54 min and costs 240€ - 350€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 110€ - 160€ and takes 8 h 30 min, you could also bus, which costs 55€ - 80€ and takes 13 h 20 min.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Ourense.
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  • Distance: 523.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 4 min

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

Vueling Airlines, TAP Portugal and three other airlines fly from Barcelona to Ourense hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Barcelona to Ourense via Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Madrid Atocha, Madrid Chamartín, and Madrid-Chamartin in around 8 h 30 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela via Alicante
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela via Bilbao
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Barcelona to A Coruna
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $220
Flights from Barcelona to A Coruna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Barcelona to A Coruna via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $220
Flights from Barcelona to A Coruna via Sevilla
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $220
Flights from Barcelona to Porto
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from Barcelona to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from Barcelona to Vigo
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Barcelona to Vigo via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Flights from Barcelona to Leon
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $350
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela via Alicante
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Barcelona to A Coruna
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $220
Flights from Barcelona to A Coruna via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $220
Flights from Barcelona to A Coruna via Sevilla
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $220
Flights from Barcelona to Porto
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from Barcelona to Vigo
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $190
Flights from Barcelona to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $180
Flights from Barcelona to Porto via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$28 - $180
Flights from Barcelona to Vigo
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $200
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Barcelona to Porto
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Flights from Barcelona to Porto via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Flights from Barcelona to Vigo via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Barcelona to Vigo via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $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 Santiago de Compostela to Orense-Empalme
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Website
renfe.com
Train from A Coruna to Orense-Empalme
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $29
Website
renfe.com
Train from Vigo Urzaiz to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Website
renfe.com
Train from Leon to Orense-Empalme
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Chamartin to Orense-Empalme
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Orense-Empalme
Ave. Duration
13 h 14 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Website
renfe.com
Night train from Barcelona Sants to Ourense
Ave. Duration
13 h 14 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Website
renfe.com
Spanish Railways AVE
Bus operators
MonBus
Phone
+34 982 29 29 00
Website
monbus.es
Bus from Barcelona to Ourense
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
monbus.es
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 to Ponferrada
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Ponferrada to Orense/Ourense
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
alsa.com
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
Bus from Ponferrada to Orense
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus

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