There are 9 ways to get from Barcelona to Ponferrada 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Leon, train  •  5 h 28 min

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

$132 - $282

Cheapest option

Bus via Tudela  •  13 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Tudela
  2. Take the bus from Tudela to Burgos
  3. Take the bus from Burgos to Ponferrada

$47 - $76

7 alternative options

Fly to A Coruna, bus  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to A Coruna (LCG) BCN - LCG
  2. Take the bus from A Coruña to Ponferrada

$57 - $199

Fly to Santiago de Compostela, train  •  8 h 23 min

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

$56 - $186

Fly to Vigo, train  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Vigo (VGO) BCN - VGO
  2. Take the train from Vigo-Guixar to Ponferrada

$53 - $187

Train  •  10 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Ponferrada Hot / ...

$110 - $140

Bus ALSA  •  12 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona/Sants to Ponferrada

$55 - $85

Trenhotel  •  10 h 22 min

  1. Take the Trenhotel from Barcelona Sants to Ponferrada Galicia / ...

$110 - $140

Drive  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Ponferrada 548.6 miles

$100 - $150

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Ponferrada is to bus which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 13 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Ponferrada is to fly and train which costs 110€ - 250€ and takes 5 h 28 min.

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The distance between Barcelona and Ponferrada is 736 km. The road distance is 877.8 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 28 min to get from Barcelona to Ponferrada, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Barcelona/Sants and arriving at Ponferrada. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 12 h 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Barcelona Sants and arriving at Ponferrada. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 22 min.

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

Spanish Railways (RENFE) operates a train from Barcelona to Ponferrada 3 times a day. Tickets cost $110 - $140 and the journey takes 10 h 22 min. Alternatively, ALSA operates a bus from Barcelona to Ponferrada twice daily. Tickets cost $55 - $85 and the journey takes 12 h 35 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Leon
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $350
Flights from Barcelona to Leon via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$90 - $350
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 5 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 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 Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
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 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 Vigo via Bilbao
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
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 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 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 Vigo
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $200
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Vigo via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Barcelona to Vigo via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Leon to Ponferrada
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Website
renfe.com
Train from Santiago de Compostela to Ponferrada
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
renfe.com
Train from Vigo-Guixar to Ponferrada
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Ponferrada
Ave. Duration
10 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from A Coruña to Ponferrada
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Barcelona/Sants to Ponferrada
Ave. Duration
12 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
alsa.com
MonBus
Phone
+34 982 29 29 00
Website
monbus.es
Bus from Barcelona to Tudela
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Schedules at
monbus.es
Autocares Lázara
Phone
+34 (0) 902 23 95 79
Email
info@rutasvigo.com
Website
autocareslazara.com
Bus from Tudela to Burgos
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
autocareslazara.com
Autobuses Jimenez
Phone
+34 (0) 941 202 777
Email
infoweb@autobusesjimenez.com
Website
autobusesjimenez.com
Bus from Tudela to Burgos
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Schedules at
autobusesjimenez.com
Book at
taquilla.autobusesjimenez.com
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Burgos to Ponferrada
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Ouibus

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