There are 7 ways to get from Barcelona to Sanremo by bus, train, car or plane

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

Bus  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Ventimiglia

$52 - $75

Cheapest option

Fly to Nice, bus  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Nice (NCE) BCN - NCE
  2. Take the bus from Nice, Nice Aéroport Terminal 2 to Sanremo

$35 - $143

5 alternative options

Train  •  9 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Marseille-St-Charles Ave
  2. Take the train from Marseille-Saint-Charles to Sanremo Ec

$117 - $165

Bus, train  •  12 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona City Center to Marseille - St-Charles Bus station Ouibus / ...
  2. Take the train from Saint-Charles to San Remo

$68 - $168

Drive  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Sanremo 450.6 miles

$100 - $160

Fly to Genoa, train  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Genoa (GOA) BCN - GOA
  2. Take the train from Genova Sestri Ponente to Sanremo

$51 - $268

Fly to Marseille, train  •  8 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Marseille (MRS) BCN - MRS
  2. Take the train from Marseille-Saint-Charles to Sanremo

$78 - $245

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

Autolinee Gambioli operates a bus from Barcelona to Sanremo twice a week. Tickets cost $50 - $75 and the journey takes 7 h 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Barcelona to Sanremo via Marseille-St-Charles and Marseille-Saint-Charles in around 9 h 37 min.

Airlines
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Barcelona to Genoa
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from Barcelona to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $230
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Barcelona to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Train operators
Spanish Railways AVE
Trenitalia Eurocity
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Saint-Charles to San Remo
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
thello.com
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Genova Sestri Ponente to Sanremo
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$17 - $21
Bus operators
Autolinee Gambioli
Phone
+41 (0) 79.71.85.806
Email
info@autolineegambioli.it
Website
autolineegambioli.it
Bus from Barcelona to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it
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
$35 - $110
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Barcelona to Marseille, Marseille St. Charles
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Nice, Nice Aéroport Terminal 2 to Sanremo
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Barcelona and Sanremo is 532 km. The road distance is 721 km.

The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Sanremo is to bus which costs 45€ - 65€ and takes 8 h 37 min.

The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Sanremo is to fly and bus which takes 5 h 44 min and costs 29€ - 130€.

No, there is no direct train from Barcelona to Sanremo. However, there are services departing from Barcelona Sants and arriving at Sanremo via Marseille-Saint-Charles. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 37 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to Sanremo. However, there are services departing from Barcelona and arriving at Sanremo via Ventimiglia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 37 min.

It takes approximately 8 h 37 min to get from Barcelona to Sanremo, including transfers.