There are 9 ways to get from Barcelona to Pontevedra 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 Vigo, train  •  4 h 42 min

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

$27 - $150

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Fly to Santiago de Compostela, train  •  5 h 10 min

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

$35 - $159

Fly to A Coruna, train  •  5 h 18 min

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

$48 - $185

Fly to Porto  •  7 h 29 min

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

$230 - $348

Train  •  10 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave / ...
  2. Take the train from Madrid-Chamartin to Santiago de Compostela A
  3. Take the train from Santiago de Compostela to Pontevedra Ir

$151 - $212

Bus MonBus  •  14 h 55 min

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

$70 - $110

Bus ALSA  •  20 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Santiago De Compostela

$72 - $109

Trenhotel  •  16 h 24 min

  1. Take the Trenhotel from Barcelona Sants to Redondela Galicia

$147 - $179

Drive  •  11 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Pontevedra 716.2 miles

$130 - $200

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The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Pontevedra is to fly and train which costs 22€ - 130€ and takes 4 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Pontevedra is to fly and train which costs 22€ - 130€ and takes 4 h 42 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Barcelona and arriving at Pontevedra. Services depart six times a week, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 14 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Barcelona to Pontevedra. However, there are services departing from Barcelona Sants and arriving at Pontevedra via Madrid Atocha, Madrid-Chamartin and Santiago de Compostela. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 37 min.

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The distance between Barcelona and Pontevedra is 902 km. The road distance is 1145.9 km.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Pontevedra without a car is to train which takes 10 h 37 min and costs 120€ - 180€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 42 min to get from Barcelona to Pontevedra, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Pontevedra is to fly which takes 7 h 29 min and costs 190€ - 300€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 120€ - 180€ and takes 10 h 37 min, you could also bus, which costs 60€ - 90€ and takes 14 h 55 min.

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The quickest flight from Barcelona Airport to Vigo Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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Barcelona to Pontevedra bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Santiago De Compostela station.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Pontevedra.
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  • Distance: 563.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 42 min

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

Vueling Airlines, TAP Portugal and three other airlines fly from Barcelona to Pontevedra hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Barcelona to Pontevedra via Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Madrid Atocha, Madrid Chamartín, Madrid-Chamartin, and Santiago de Compostela in around 10 h 37 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
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 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 2 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
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Vigo
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
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
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Vigo
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $200
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
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
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
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
Flights from Barcelona to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
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 Vigo Urzaiz to Pontevedra
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $13
Website
renfe.com
Train from Santiago de Compostela to Pontevedra
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
renfe.com
Train from A Coruna to Pontevedra
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Chamartin to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Website
renfe.com
Night train from Barcelona Sants to Redondela
Ave. Duration
15 h 9 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Website
renfe.com
Spanish Railways AVE
Bus operators
MonBus
Phone
+34 982 29 29 00
Website
monbus.es
Bus from Barcelona to Pontevedra
Ave. Duration
14 h 55 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $110
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 Santiago De Compostela
Ave. Duration
17 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
alsa.com

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