There are 7 ways to get from Barcelona to Rome by plane, train, car ferry, taxi, 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

Fly to Rome  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Rome (FCO) BCN - FCO

$44 - $224

6 alternative options

Fly to Rome Ciampino  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Rome Ciampino (CIA) BCN - CIA

$53 - $232

Train  •  15 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Lyon Part Dieu Ave
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Roma Termini Fr

$227 - $316

Car ferry, taxi  •  20 h 59 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Barcelona to Civitavecchia
  2. Take a taxi from Civitavecchia to Rome

$199 - $266

Bus Eurolines FR  •  23 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona City Center to Marseille - St-Charles Bus station Ouibus / ...
  2. Take the bus from Marseille to Rome

$128 - $274

Bus ALSA  •  45 h

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Roma

$110 - $250

Drive  •  13 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Rome 852.3 miles

$200 - $300

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The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Rome is to fly which costs 35€ - 200€ and takes 4 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Rome is to fly which costs 35€ - 200€ and takes 4 h 53 min.

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The distance between Barcelona and Rome is 860 km. The road distance is 1363.7 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 53 min to get from Barcelona to Rome, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Barcelona and arriving at Roma. Services depart once daily, and operate Tuesday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 45 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Barcelona to Rome. However, there are services departing from Barcelona Sants and arriving at Roma Termini via Lyon Part Dieu and Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 14 min.

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What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Rome, Italy?

Vueling Airlines, Alitalia and three other airlines fly from Barcelona to Rome hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Barcelona to Rome via Lyon Part Dieu, Torino Porta Susa, and Torino Porta Susa in around 15 h 14 min.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $260
Flights from Barcelona to Rome Ciampino via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Flights from Barcelona to Rome Ciampino via Santander
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Flights from Barcelona to Rome Ciampino via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Flights from Barcelona to Rome Ciampino via Budapest
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Flights from Barcelona to Rome Ciampino via Nowy Dwor Mazowiecki
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Flights from Barcelona to Rome Ciampino via Malta
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $320
Flights from Barcelona to Rome via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $320
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $450
Train operators
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Barcelona City Center to Marseille - St-Charles Bus station
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Barcelona Nord to Marseille
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Marseille to Rome
Ave. Duration
15 h 17 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Barcelona to Marseille, Marseille St. Charles
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autolinee Gambioli
Phone
+41 (0) 79.71.85.806
Email
info@autolineegambioli.it
Website
autolineegambioli.it
Bus from Barcelona to Rome Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
22 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$160 - $250
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it
Ferry operators
Other operators
Taxi from Civitavecchia to Rome
Ave. Duration
59 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Civitavecchia Taxi
Phone
+39 347 758 2323
Taxi Med
Phone
+39 339 277 3491
Website
taximed.com

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