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There are 10 ways to get from Barcelona to Panarea (Island) by plane, ferry, train, car ferry, bus or bus and ferry

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Fly to Naples, ferry  •  11h 42m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Naples (NAP) BCN - NAP
  2. Take the ferry from Napoli Mergellina to Panarea

43€ - 169€

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Fly to Palermo, train, ferry  •  12h 8m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Palermo (PMO) BCN - PMO
  2. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Milazzo
  3. Take the ferry from Milazzo to Panarea

65€ - 189€

Fly to Catania, train, ferry  •  12h 15m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Catania (CTA) BCN - CTA
  2. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Messina Centrale
  3. Take the ferry from Milazzo to Panarea

58€ - 161€

Fly to Lamezia Terme, train, car ferry, ferry  •  13h 49m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Lamezia Terme (SUF) BCN - SUF
  2. Take the train from Lamezia Terme C. to Villa S.Giovanni
  3. Take the car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
  4. Take the ferry from Milazzo to Panarea

95€ - 414€

Fly to Rome, train, ferry  •  13h 11m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Rome (FCO) BCN - FCO
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
  3. Take the ferry from Napoli Mergellina to Panarea

63€ - 246€

Fly to Reggio Calabria, car ferry, ferry  •  13h 54m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Reggio Calabria (REG) BCN - REG
  2. Take the car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
  3. Take the ferry from Milazzo to Panarea

74€ - 269€

Bus, train, ferry  •  36h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Verona Si
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Salerno Fa
  3. Take the train from Salerno to Milazzo Ic
  4. Take the ferry from Milazzo to Panarea

189€ - 339€

Bus, ferry  •  37h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Genova
  2. Take the bus from Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps to MESSINA - Piazza Della Repubblica
  3. Take the ferry from Milazzo to Panarea

140€ - 195€

Car ferry, ferry, train  •  39h 16m

  1. Take the car ferry from Barcelona to Civitavecchia
  2. Take the ferry from Civitavecchia to Termini Imerese
  3. Take the train from Termini Imerese to Milazzo Re / ...
  4. Take the ferry from Milazzo to Panarea

140€ - 211€

Bus, bus and ferry, ferry  •  2 days 9h

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Roma
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Roma Tiburtina to Milazzo
  3. Take the ferry from Milazzo to Panarea

222€ - 325€

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Panarea (Island) is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Panarea (Island) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Panarea (Island) is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Spain from Italy.

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Last updated: 24 Feb 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Panarea (Island) is to fly and ferry which costs 40€ - 170€ and takes 11h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Panarea (Island) is to fly and ferry which costs 40€ - 170€ and takes 11h 42m.

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The distance between Barcelona and Panarea (Island) is 1139 km.

The best way to get from Barcelona to Panarea (Island) without a car is to bus and train and ferry which takes 36h 11m and costs 180€ - 340€.

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It takes approximately 11h 42m to get from Barcelona to Panarea (Island), including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Barcelona Airport to Naples Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 50m.

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Vueling Airlines, Swiss, Ryanair and easyJet offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Naples Airport.

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There are 319+ hotels available in Panarea (Island). Prices start at 75€ per night.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Barcelona Airport is to bus which takes 16 min and costs 11€ - 14€.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Panarea (Island).
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  • Distance: 1138.7 km
  • Duration: 11h 42m

What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Panarea (Island), Italy?

There is no direct connection from Barcelona to Panarea (Island). However, you can take the bus to El Prat de Llobregat -Terminal, take the walk to Barcelona airport, fly to Naples, take the walk to Napoli - Capodichino Aeroporto, take the bus to Naples - Piazza Garibaldi, take the walk to Piazza Garibaldi, take the subway to Mergellina, take the walk to Napoli Mergellina, then take the ferry to Panarea (Island). Alternatively, you can take the bus to El Prat de Llobregat -Terminal, take the walk to Barcelona airport, fly to Palermo, take the walk to Punta Raisi, take the train to Palermo Centrale, take the train to Milazzo, take the walk to Milazzo, then take the ferry to Panarea (Island).

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Lamezia Terme via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 600€
Flights from Barcelona to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 150€
Flights from Barcelona to Reggio Calabria via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 200€
Flights from Barcelona to Reggio Calabria via Marseille, Rome
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 250€
Flights from Barcelona to Reggio Calabria via Nice, Rome
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
65€ - 250€
Flights from Barcelona to Reggio Calabria via Bari, Rome
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
70€ - 280€
Flights from Barcelona to Reggio Calabria via Malaga, Rome
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 230€
Flights from Barcelona to Reggio Calabria via Paris Orly, Rome
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 310€
Flights from Barcelona to Reggio Calabria via Palma Mallorca, Rome
Ave. Duration
7h 57m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
60€ - 240€
Flights from Barcelona to Reggio Calabria via Prague, Rome
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
180€ - 250€
Flights from Barcelona to Reggio Calabria via Alicante, Rome
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 270€
Flights from Barcelona to Reggio Calabria via Rome, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
70€ - 310€
Flights from Barcelona to Reggio Calabria via Paris CDG, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
70€ - 320€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
19€ - 170€
Flights from Barcelona to Naples via Venice
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
19€ - 170€
Flights from Barcelona to Palermo via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
23€ - 240€
Flights from Barcelona to Palermo via Turin
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
23€ - 240€
Flights from Barcelona to Catania via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
19€ - 230€
Flights from Barcelona to Catania via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
19€ - 230€
Flights from Barcelona to Lamezia Terme via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
55€ - 280€
Flights from Barcelona to Lamezia Terme via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
55€ - 280€
Flights from Barcelona to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
14€ - 160€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
28€ - 240€
Flights from Barcelona to Palermo
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
45€ - 120€
Flights from Barcelona to Catania
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 230€
Flights from Barcelona to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
28€ - 180€
Flights from Barcelona to Rome via Mahon
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
28€ - 180€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Barcelona to Naples
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
25€ - 90€
Flights from Barcelona to Naples via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
25€ - 90€
Flights from Barcelona to Catania via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 230€
Flights from Barcelona to Catania via Basel
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday
Estimated price
70€ - 250€
Flights from Barcelona to Lamezia Terme via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 600€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Barcelona to Naples via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
160€ - 700€
Flights from Barcelona to Lamezia Terme via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
140€ - 950€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Barcelona to Lamezia Terme via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
280€ - 470€
Flights from Barcelona to Lamezia Terme via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
280€ - 470€
Edelweiss Air
Website
flyedelweiss.com
Flights from Barcelona to Lamezia Terme via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
140€ - 950€
Train operators
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Palermo Centrale to Milazzo
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
13€ - 26€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
23€ - 26€
Train from Catania Centrale to Messina Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 14€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
12€ - 14€
Train from Lamezia Terme C. to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
7€ - 15€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
13€ - 15€
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
15€ - 30€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
27€ - 30€
Train from Termini Imerese to Milazzo
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
10€ - 21€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
19€ - 21€
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Palermo Centrale to Milazzo
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
12€ - 18€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
12€ - 18€
Train from Catania Centrale to Messina Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
7€ - 10€
Train from Lamezia Terme C. to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
7€ - 11€
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 21€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
14€ - 21€
Train from Salerno to Milazzo
Ave. Duration
5h 56m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
25€ - 35€
Train from Termini Imerese to Milazzo
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
10€ - 15€
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Lamezia Terme C. to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
11€ - 50€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
11€ - 16€
Base Standard
26€ - 35€
Base Premium
30€ - 50€
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 65€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
19€ - 26€
Base Standard
35€ - 50€
Base Premium
45€ - 65€
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Salerno
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 150€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
50€ - 70€
Base Standard
85€ - 120€
Base Premium
100€ - 150€
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale, Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
17€ - 50€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
19€ - 28€
Smart Low Cost
17€ - 25€
Smart Flex
35€ - 50€
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. 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 Verona
Ave. Duration
20h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
95€ - 140€
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Barcelona to Genova
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
70€ - 110€
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Barcelona to Roma
Ave. Duration
45h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
170€ - 240€
Website
alsa.com
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord
Phone
+34 937 065 366
Website
barcelonanord.cat
Bus from Barcelona Nord to Verona
Ave. Duration
20h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord
Bus from Barcelona Nord to Genova
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
global.flixbus.com
Bus from Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps to MESSINA - Piazza Della Repubblica
Ave. Duration
18h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Baltour
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Roma Tiburtina to Milazzo
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Ferry operators
Siremar
Phone
+39 090.36.46.01
Email
servizioclienti@siremar.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Ferry from Napoli Mergellina to Panarea
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
14€ - 65€
Website
Siremar
Ferry from Milazzo to Panarea
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
16€ - 40€
Website
Siremar
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Villa San Giovanni to Messina Marittima
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
2€ - 40€
Website
Caronte & Tourist
Passenger
2€ - 7€
Moto
16€ - 22€
Car
30€ - 40€
Grimaldi Lines
Phone
+39.081.496.444
Email
info@grimaldi.napoli.it
Website
grimaldi-lines.com
Car ferry from Barcelona to Civitavecchia
Ave. Duration
20h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
60€ - 95€
Website
Grimaldi Lines
Navigazione Generale Italiana S.p.A
Phone
800 250000
Email
reclami@ngi-spa.it
Website
ngi-spa.it
Ferry from Milazzo to Panarea
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
17€
Website
Navigazione Generale Italiana S.p.A

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