There are 5 ways to get from Barcelona to Sète by train, bus, ferry 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

Train  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Narbonne Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Narbonne to Sete Ic / ...

$48 - $73

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona City Center to Montpellier Ouibus

$14 - $20

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Perpignan 721 / ...
  2. Take the train from Perpignan to Sete Tgv

$36 - $83

Ferry  •  14 h

  1. Take the ferry from Barcelona to Sete

$40 - $60

Drive  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Sète 205.9 miles

$40 - $65

What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Sète, France?

You can take a train from Barcelona to Sète via Narbonne in around 3 h 2 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Barcelona to Sète every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $12 - $18 and the journey takes 5 h 20 min.

Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Narbonne
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $100
Train from Narbonne to Sete
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $14
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$13 - $14
1st Class
$16 - $25
Train from Perpignan to Sete
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$31 - $37
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$31 - $37
1st Class
$50 - $60
Spanish Railways AVE
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Narbonne to Sete
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$13 - $20
Train from Perpignan to Sete
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $55
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Barcelona to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Barcelona City Center to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Barcelona and Sète is 257 km. The road distance is 329 km.

The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Sète is to bus which costs 11€ - 18€ and takes 6 h 17 min.

The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Sète is to train which takes 3 h 2 min and costs 40€ - 65€.

No, there is no direct train from Barcelona to Sète. However, there are services departing from Barcelona Sants and arriving at Sete via Narbonne. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 2 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to Sète. However, there are services departing from Barcelona City Center and arriving at Sète via Montpellier. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 17 min.

Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Barcelona and arriving at Sete. Services depart twice a week, and operate Monday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 14 h.

It takes approximately 3 h 2 min to get from Barcelona to Sète, including transfers.