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There are 9 ways to get from Barcelona to San Gimignano by plane, train, taxi, bus, car ferry or car

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Fly Barcelona to Florence, train

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Florence (FLR)
  2. Take the train from Firenze Rifredi to Poggibonsi-S.Gimign.

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Fly Barcelona to Bologna, train

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Bologna (BLQ)
  2. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
  3. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Poggibonsi-S.Gimign.

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Taxi to Girona, fly to Pisa, train

  1. Take the taxi from Barcelona to Girona Airport
  2. Fly from Girona (GRO) to Pisa (PSA)
  3. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to Empoli

Fly Barcelona to Venice, train

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Venice (VCE)
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Firenze S.M.N.
  3. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Poggibonsi-S.Gimign.

Fly Barcelona to Rome, train

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Rome (FCO)
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Firenze S.M.N.
  3. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Poggibonsi-S.Gimign.

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Florence

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Marseille St Charles
  2. Take the train from Marseille St Charles to Toulon
  3. Take the bus from Toulon to Florence
  4. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Poggibonsi-S.Gimign.

Car ferry, bus

  1. Take the car ferry from Barcelona to Genoa
  2. Take the bus from Genoa to Poggibonsi

Drive

  1. Drive from Barcelona to San Gimignano

Barcelona to San Gimignano by bus and walk

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17h 31m Average Duration
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International entry into Italy from Spain

  • Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into Italy from Spain

  • There are no current restrictions
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

Rules to follow in Italy

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Considerations leaving from Spain

The official advice is to delay international travel until fully vaccinated

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Yes, entry into Italy is currently allowed from Spain.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • FFP2 masks are required on all public transport

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in San Gimignano is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in San Gimignano is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in San Gimignano is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

No, returning to Spain from Italy is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 28 Jul 2022
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The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to San Gimignano is to bus which costs €55 - €75 and takes 17h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to San Gimignano is to fly and train which costs €65 - €220 and takes 7h 33m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to San Gimignano. However, there are services departing from Barcelona and arriving at Porta San Giovanni via Florence and Poggibonsi Fs [2]. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 31m.

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The distance between Barcelona and San Gimignano is 764 km. The road distance is 1104 km.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to San Gimignano without a car is to bus which takes 17h 31m and costs €55 - €75.

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It takes approximately 7h 33m to get from Barcelona to San Gimignano, including transfers.

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Barcelona to San Gimignano bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Barcelona station.

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The quickest flight from Barcelona Airport to Florence Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 45m.

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Barcelona to San Gimignano bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Florence station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Barcelona to San Gimignano is 1104 km. It takes approximately 11h 3m to drive from Barcelona to San Gimignano.

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  • Distance: 763.5 km
  • Duration: 7h 33m

What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and San Gimignano, Italy?

FlixBus operates a bus from Barcelona to Florence 5 times a week. Tickets cost €50 - €60 and the journey takes 14h 40m.

Airlines
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Florence
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €250
Flights from Barcelona to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €190
Flights from Barcelona to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€30 - €230
Flights from Barcelona to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€30 - €230
Flights from Barcelona to Rome via Mahon
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €230
Flights from Barcelona to Rome via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€30 - €230
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€30 - €250
Flights from Girona to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€18 - €190
Flights from Barcelona to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€25 - €270
Flights from Barcelona to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€22 - €300
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Barcelona to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €550
Flights from Barcelona to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €460
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Barcelona to Venice via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€120 - €480
Flights from Barcelona to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €480
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€50 - €350
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Barcelona to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €460
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Barcelona to Venice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€55 - €280
Train operators
Trenitalia

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 Firenze Rifredi to Poggibonsi-S.Gimign.
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €10
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€9 - €10
Train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€6 - €14
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€12 - €14
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Poggibonsi-S.Gimign.
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €11
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€9 - €11
Train from Pisa Centrale to Empoli
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€3 - €8
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€7 - €8
Train from Roma Termini to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€17 - €35
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€32 - €35
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
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Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€11 - €45
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€11 - €15
Base Standard
€25 - €35
Base Premium
€30 - €45
Train from Venezia Mestre to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€20 - €70
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€20 - €28
Base Standard
€40 - €55
Base Premium
€45 - €70
Train from Roma Termini to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€21 - €75
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€21 - €29
Base Standard
€40 - €55
Base Premium
€50 - €75
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze Santa Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€12 - €40
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€14 - €21
Smart Low Cost
€12 - €17
Smart Flex
€26 - €40
Train from Mestre to Firenze Santa Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€18 - €55
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€20 - €29
Smart Low Cost
€18 - €26
Smart Flex
€35 - €55
Train from Roma Termini to Firenze Santa Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€19 - €55
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€21 - €30
Smart Low Cost
€19 - €27
Smart Flex
€40 - €55
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€7 - €10
Train from Venezia Mestre to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€15 - €22
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€15 - €22
Train from Roma Termini to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€16 - €24
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€16 - €24
Renfe SNCF
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Marseille St Charles to Toulon
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€9 - €24
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€9 - €14
Rail 1st Class
€16 - €24
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf-connect.com
Train from Marseille St Charles to Toulon
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€21 - €35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€27 - €32
1st Class
€21 - €25
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Barcelona to Florence
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€50 - €60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Toulon to Florence
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€28 - €35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Genoa to Poggibonsi
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€16 - €20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Ferry operators
Other operators
taxi
Taxi from Barcelona to Girona Airport
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
On demand
Schedules at
taxisaeropuertogirona.com

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Swiss and Vueling Airlines offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Florence Airport.

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There are 885+ hotels available in San Gimignano. Prices start at €100 per night.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Barcelona Airport is to bus which takes 20 min and costs €6.

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