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There are 7 ways to get from Barcelona to Porto by plane, bus, 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 Porto

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

Fly to Vigo, bus

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Vigo (VGO)
  2. Take the bus from Vigo Central Bus Station to Porto Campo 24 Agosto

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha
  2. Take the train from Madrid-Chamartin to Vigo Urzaiz
  3. Take the bus from Vigo Central Bus Station to Porto Campo 24 Agosto

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Lleida
  2. Take the bus from Lleida Bus Station to Porto Campanhã

Train

  1. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Vigo Guixar
  2. Take the train from Vigo Guixar to Porto - Campanha

Bus via Porto

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Lleida
  2. Take the bus from Lleida to Porto

Drive

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Porto

Barcelona to Porto by bus

The bus journey time between Barcelona and Porto is around 16h 56m and covers a distance of around 1193 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 30m. The fastest bus normally takes 16h. Operated by ALSA, ATM Àrea de Lleida, Alsina Graells, S.A. and others, the Barcelona to Porto bus service departs from Barcelona and arrives in Porto Campanhã. Typically four buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average bus journey times

Time on bus:
15h 26m
Layover time:
1h 30m
Total time:
16h 56m

Bus route information

Fastest bus time:
16h
Bus distance:
1193 km
Buses per week:
4
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
148 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
14:15
Last bus departs at:
18:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Barcelona to Porto bus schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Porto is to fly which costs €18 - €100 and takes 5h.

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The fastest way to get from Barcelona to Porto is to fly which takes 5h and costs €18 - €100.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to Porto. However, there are services departing from Barcelona and arriving at Porto Campanhã via Lleida Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 30m.

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No, there is no direct train from Barcelona to Porto. However, there are services departing from Barcelona-Sants and arriving at Porto - Campanha via Vigo Guixar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 58m.

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The distance between Barcelona and Porto is 901 km. The road distance is 1124.7 km.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Porto without a car is to train and bus which takes 11h 29m and costs €110 - €190.

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It takes approximately 5h to get from Barcelona to Porto, including transfers.

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

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Barcelona to Porto train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, depart from Barcelona-Sants station.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Porto is to fly which takes 5h and costs €18 - €100. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €28 - €110 and takes 16h 30m, you could also train, which costs €85 - €110 and takes 16h 58m.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Porto.
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  • Distance: 901.1 km
  • Duration: 5h

What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Porto, Portugal?

Ryanair, Vueling Airlines and two other airlines fly from Barcelona to Porto every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Barcelona to Porto via Lleida Bus Station in around 16h 30m.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Porto
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€22 - €180
Flights from Barcelona to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€50 - €200
Flights from Barcelona to Vigo
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€40 - €220
Flights from Barcelona to Vigo via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €240
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Porto
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€22 - €180
Flights from Barcelona to Vigo
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €220
Flights from Barcelona to Vigo via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €240
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Porto
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€18 - €130
Flights from Barcelona to Porto via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€18 - €130
Flights from Barcelona to Vigo
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€20 - €140
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€40 - €210
Flights from Barcelona to Vigo via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €250
Train operators
Renfe AVE
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Contact Details
Phone
+34 91 232 03 20
Email
comunicacion@renfe.es
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€60 - €120
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
€60 - €80
Promo+
€68 - €73
Flexible
€90 - €120
Renfe SNCF
Phone
+34 902 320 320
Email
comunicacion@renfe.es
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€55 - €85
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Renfe Viajeros

Spain's excellent and extensive rail system connects cities across Spain and into neighbouring countries. Renfe's high-speed AVE trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. All medium- and long-distance trains require a seat reservation; ticket sales for these trains usually open 30-60 days before travel. Most Renfe trains have two classes: Turista (2nd class) and Preferente (1st class), although some AVE trains offer Turista Plus. There is free WiFi for Preferente passengers and for those with a +Renfe loyalty card.

Rome2rio's guide to Renfe Viajeros
Contact Details
Phone
+34 91 232 03 20
Email
comunicacion@renfe.es
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Chamartin to Vigo Urzaiz
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Vigo Guixar
Ave. Duration
13h 36m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€75 - €95
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Vigo Guixar to Porto - Campanha
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€14 - €18
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Bus operators
Autna S.L.
Phone
+34 (0) 986 288 030
Email
autna@autna.com
Website
autna.com
Bus from Vigo Central Bus Station to Porto Campo 24 Agosto
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
Autna S.L.
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
Email
alsa@alsa.es
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Barcelona to Lleida
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€15 - €22
Website
alsa.com
ATM Àrea de Lleida
Phone
+34 (0) 973 273 151
Email
info@atmlleida.cat
Website
atmlleida.cat
Bus from Barcelona to Lleida
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
atmlleida.cat
Alsina Graells, S.A.
Phone
+34 937 065 366
Website
barcelonanord.cat
Bus from Barcelona Nord to Lleida
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
Alsina Graells, S.A.
MonBus
Phone
+34 982 29 29 00
Email
info@monbus.es
Website
monbus.es
Bus from Barcelona Nord to Lleida
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€10 - €14
Schedules at
monbus.es
Cooperativa Interurbana Andorrana
Phone
+376 806 555
Email
cooperativa@interurbana.ad
Website
interurbana.ad
Bus from Lleida Bus Station to Porto Campanhã
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€18 - €85
Website
Cooperativa Interurbana Andorrana
Autocares Lázara
Phone
+34 (0) 902 23 95 79
Email
info@rutasvigo.com
Website
autocareslazara.com
Bus from Lleida to Porto
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€75 - €85
Schedules at
autocareslazara.com

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

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Barcelona to Porto bus services, operated by Cooperativa Interurbana Andorrana, arrive at Porto Campanhã station.

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Porto is 1h behind Barcelona. It is currently 3:15 AM in Barcelona and 2:15 AM in Porto.

Barcelona to Porto train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, arrive at Porto - Campanha station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Barcelona to Porto is 1125 km. It takes approximately 10h 57m to drive from Barcelona to Porto.

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Air Europa, Vueling Airlines, Iberia and Ryanair offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Porto Airport.

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There are 609+ hotels available in Porto. Prices start at €87 per night.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Barcelona Airport is to train which takes 25 min and costs .

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