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There are 10 ways to get from Barcelona to Romania by plane, train, bus, night train, car ferry, car or taxi

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 Cluj-Napoca  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) BCN - CLJ

$86 - $252

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Fly to Timisoara  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Timisoara (TSR) BCN - TSR

$43 - $278

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Fly to Bucharest Otopeni  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) BCN - OTP

$64 - $260

Fly to Iasi  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Iasi (IAS) BCN - IAS

$77 - $397

Train, bus  •  32 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Marseille-St-Charles Ave
  2. Take the bus from Marseille to Ruse
  3. Take the bus from Ruse to Bucharest

Bus Amring  •  38 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Bellaterra to Bucureşti - Militari

$84 - $115

Bus Tabita Tour  •  40 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Bucureşti

$86 - $102

Train, night train  •  40 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Avignon TGV Ave
  2. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Tgv
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wien Hbf Ice
  4. Take the night train from Wien Hbf to Bucuresti Nord Gara A D

$471 - $634

Car ferry, drive  •  40 h 16 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Barcelona to Civitavecchia
  2. Drive from Civitavecchia to Bucharest

$354 - $529

Taxi, train, drive  •  32 h 46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Barcelona to Malgrat de Mar
  2. Take the train from Malgrat de Mar to Barcelona Sants R1
  3. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Valence TGV Tgv / ...
  4. Take the train from Valence TGV to Chambery-Challes-E
  5. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  6. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Verona Porta Nuova Fr
  7. Drive from Verona Porta Nuova to Bucharest

$488 - $711

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The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Romania is to bus which costs 70€ - 90€ and takes 40 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Romania is to fly which costs 70€ - 220€ and takes 5 h 39 min.

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The distance between Barcelona and Romania is 1874 km.

The best way to get from Barcelona to Romania without a car is to train and bus which takes 32 h 47 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 39 min to get from Barcelona to Romania, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Romania is to fly which takes 5 h 39 min and costs 70€ - 220€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 70€ - 100€ and takes 38 h 59 min.

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The quickest flight from Barcelona Airport to Cluj-Napoca Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 5 min.

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Romania is 1 h ahead of Barcelona. It is currently 9:03 AM in Barcelona and 10:03 AM in Romania.

Wizz Air, Blue Air, Tarom and Lufthansa offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Cluj-Napoca Airport.

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There are 23+ hotels available in Romania. Prices start at $34 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Romania.
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  • Distance: 1171.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 39 min

What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Romania?

Wizz Air, Lufthansa and two other airlines fly from Barcelona to Cluj-Napoca 5 times a day. Alternatively, Amring operates a bus from Barcelona to Bucharest once a week. Tickets cost $80 - $110 and the journey takes 37 h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Cluj-Napoca via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Barcelona to Cluj-Napoca via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Barcelona to Bucharest Otopeni via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Barcelona to Bucharest Otopeni via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Barcelona to Timisoara via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Barcelona to Timisoara via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Barcelona to Cluj-Napoca via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Barcelona to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Barcelona to Iasi
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $800
Flights from Barcelona to Iasi via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $800
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Cluj-Napoca
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Flights from Barcelona to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Barcelona to Timisoara
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $240
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Barcelona to Cluj-Napoca via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Barcelona to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Barcelona to Timisoara via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $600
Flights from Barcelona to Bucharest Otopeni via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Barcelona to Bucharest Otopeni via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Barcelona to Bucharest Otopeni via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Barcelona to Bucharest Otopeni via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Barcelona to Iasi via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Iasi via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $800
Train operators
Spanish Railways AVE
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways AVE
Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
renfe.com
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Avignon TGV to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$180 - $200
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$180 - $200
1st Class
$230 - $350
Train from Barcelona Sants to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $210
Train from Chambery-Challes-E to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $80
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Night train from Wien Hbf to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
19 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Barcelona Cercanías (RENFE)
Phone
900 41 00 41
Website
renfe.com
Train from Malgrat de Mar to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
renfe.com
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 Station to Gare de Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Website
renfe.com
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Valence TGV to Chambery-Challes-E
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Torino Porta Susa to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Marseille to Ruse
Ave. Duration
23 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$200 - $300
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Orlan S.R.O
Phone
+420/ 222 314 182
Email
office@orlan.cz
Website
orlan.cz
Bus from Ruse to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
orlan.cz
Amring
Phone
+4-0269-238.788
Website
amring.autogari.ro
Bus from Bellaterra to Bucureşti - Militari
Ave. Duration
37 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Schedules at
amring.autogari.ro
Tabita Tour
Phone
+4-0263-21.55.00
Website
tabitatour.ro
Bus from Barcelona to Bucureşti
Ave. Duration
39 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Schedules at
tabitatour.autogari.ro
Ferry operators
Grimaldi Lines
Phone
+39.081.496.444
Email
info@grimaldi.napoli.it
Website
grimaldi-lines.com
Car ferry from Barcelona to Civitavecchia
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
grimaldi-lines.com
Other operators
Taxi from Barcelona to Malgrat de Mar
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Taxis Barcelona 24 Hora
Phone
+34 930 13 01 06
Website
taxidebarcelona.net
Taxi Class
Phone
+34 933 07 07 07
Website
taxiclassrent.com
Radio taxi 033
Phone
+34 933 03 30 33
Website
radiotaxi033.com
IMET
Phone
+34 932 23 51 51
Website
taxi.amb.cat

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Barcelona Airport is to train which takes 24 min and costs 1€ - 7€.

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