There are 3 ways to get from Barcelona to Roses by bus, train or car
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Bus • 2h 11m
€2 - €27
2 alternative options
Train • 3h 35m
€15 - €19
Drive • 1h 41m
€15 - €23
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Roses is to train which costs €14 - €20 and takes 3h 35m.
The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Roses is to drive which costs €15 - €23 and takes 1h 41m.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Barcelona Nord and arriving at Roses - La Ciutadella. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 11m.
The distance between Barcelona and Roses is 128 km. The road distance is 157.5 km.
The best way to get from Barcelona to Roses without a car is to bus which takes 2h 11m and costs €2 - €27.
The bus from Barcelona Nord to Roses - La Ciutadella takes 2h 11m including transfers and departs twice daily.
Barcelona to Roses bus services, operated by Moventis, depart from Barcelona Nord station.
The best way to get from Barcelona to Roses is to bus which takes 2h 11m and costs €2 - €27. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €14 - €20 and takes 3h 35m.
Barcelona to Roses bus services, operated by Moventis, arrive at Roses - La Ciutadella station.
Yes, the driving distance between Barcelona to Roses is 157 km. It takes approximately 1h 41m to drive from Barcelona to Roses.
What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Roses, Catalonia, Spain?
Moventis operates a bus from Barcelona Nord to Roses - La Ciutadella 4 times a day. Tickets cost €2 - €27 and the journey takes 2h 11m. Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Renfe Viajeros operates a train from Barcelona-Paseo De Gracia to Figueras hourly. Tickets cost €12 - €16 and the journey takes 2h 5m.
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.
Train from Barcelona-Paseo De Gracia to Figueras
- Ave. Duration
- 2h 5m
- Estimated price
- €12 - €16
- Renfe Viajeros
Bus from Barcelona Nord to Roses - La Ciutadella
- Ave. Duration
- 2h 11m
- 4 times a day
- Estimated price
- €2 - €27
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