There are 4 ways to get from Barcelona to Peñíscola by train, bus 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Benicarlo Tlg / ...

$25 - $38

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to L'Aldea Poble
  2. Take the bus from L'Aldea Poble to Peñíscola

$20 - $31

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Salou - Casablanca Playa
  2. Take the train from Salou to Vinaros Tlg / ...

$27 - $44

Drive  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Peñíscola 140.3 miles

$26 - $40

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to Peñíscola. However, there are services departing from Barcelona and arriving at Peñíscola via L'Aldea Poble. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 22 min.

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The distance between Barcelona and Peñíscola is 187 km. The road distance is 224.5 km.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Peñíscola without a car is to train which takes 2 h 39 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 39 min to get from Barcelona to Peñíscola, including transfers.

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Barcelona to Peñíscola bus services, operated by HIFE S.A., depart from Barcelona station.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Peñíscola is to train which takes 2 h 39 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 22 min.

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Barcelona to Peñíscola bus services, operated by HIFE S.A., arrive at Peñíscola station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Barcelona to Peñíscola is 224 km. It takes approximately 2 h 18 min to drive from Barcelona to Peñíscola.

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There are 707+ hotels available in Peñíscola. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Peñíscola.
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  • Distance: 117.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 39 min

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

Spanish Railways (RENFE) operates a train from Barcelona to Peñíscola every 2 hours. Tickets cost $24 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Barcelona to Peñíscola via L'Aldea Poble in around 4 h 22 min.

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 Benicarlo
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
renfe.com
Train from Salou to Vinaros
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Empresa Plana
Phone
+34 (0) 977 553 680
Website
empresaplana.cat
Bus from Barcelona to Salou - Casablanca Playa
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
empresaplana.cat
HIFE S.A.
Phone
+34 (0) 902119814
Email
hife@hife.es
Website
hife.es
Bus from Barcelona to L'Aldea Poble
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Schedules at
hife.es
Book at
movelia.es
Bus from L'Aldea Poble to Peñíscola
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
hife.es
Book at
movelia.es

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