There are 7 ways to get from Barcelona to Santa Cruz de Tenerife by plane, train, car ferry, 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.

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Fly to Tenerife  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Tenerife (TFN) BCN - TFN

$47 - $315

Cheapest option

Fly to Tenerife Sur Apt  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Tenerife Sur Apt (TFS) BCN - TFS

$40 - $557

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Train, car ferry Naviera Armas  •  45 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave / ...
  2. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Huelva-Termino A / ...
  3. Take the car ferry from Huelva to Santa Cruz de Tenerife

$262 - $353

Train, car ferry Acciona Trasmediterranea  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Franca to Sevilla Santa Justa Tlg
  2. Take the train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Cadiz A / ...
  3. Take the car ferry from Cádiz to Santa Cruz de Tenerife

$338 - $930

Bus, car ferry  •  2 days 6 h

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Seville
  2. Take the bus from Seville to Huelva 83
  3. Take the car ferry from Huelva to Santa Cruz de Tenerife

$192 - $287

Drive, car ferry  •  47 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Huelva
  2. Take the car ferry from Huelva to Santa Cruz de Tenerife

$240 - $338

Car ferry, bus  •  2 days 22 h

  1. Take the car ferry from Barcelona to Tangier
  2. Take the car ferry from Tangier to Tarifa
  3. Take the bus from Tarifa to Cadiz 903
  4. Take the car ferry from Cádiz to Santa Cruz de Tenerife

$322 - $1,016

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Santa Cruz de Tenerife is to fly which costs 40€ - 270€ and takes 5 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Santa Cruz de Tenerife is to fly which costs 40€ - 270€ and takes 5 h 30 min.

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The distance between Barcelona and Santa Cruz de Tenerife is 2202 km.

The best way to get from Barcelona to Santa Cruz de Tenerife without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 45 h 14 min and costs 220€ - 310€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 30 min to get from Barcelona to Santa Cruz de Tenerife, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Barcelona Airport to Tenerife Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 25 min.

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Santa Cruz de Tenerife is 1 h behind Barcelona. It is currently 1:18 PM in Barcelona and 12:18 PM in Santa Cruz de Tenerife.

Ryanair, Air Europa, Alitalia and three other airlines offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Tenerife Airport.

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There are 949+ hotels available in Santa Cruz de Tenerife. Prices start at $43 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Barcelona Airport is to train which takes 24 min and costs 1€ - 7€.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Santa Cruz de Tenerife.
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  • Distance: 1376.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 30 min

What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain?

Ryanair, Vueling Airlines and seven other airlines fly from Barcelona to Santa Cruz de Tenerife hourly.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Tenerife
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Barcelona to Tenerife via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Barcelona to Tenerife via Malaga
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Barcelona to Tenerife via Sevilla
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Barcelona to Tenerife Sur Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flights from Barcelona to Tenerife Sur Apt via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Barcelona to Tenerife Sur Apt via Alicante
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flights from Barcelona to Tenerife Sur Apt via Malaga
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flights from Barcelona to Tenerife Sur Apt via Valencia
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Tenerife
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Barcelona to Tenerife via Malaga
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Barcelona to Tenerife via Sevilla
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Barcelona to Tenerife Sur Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flights from Barcelona to Tenerife Sur Apt via Alicante
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flights from Barcelona to Tenerife Sur Apt via Malaga
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flights from Barcelona to Tenerife Sur Apt via Valencia
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Barcelona to Tenerife
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Barcelona to Tenerife Sur Apt via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Tenerife
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $380
Flights from Barcelona to Tenerife Sur Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $430
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Tenerife via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Tenerife via Rome
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Train operators
Spanish Railways AVE
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Huelva-Termino
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Franca to Sevilla Santa Justa
Ave. Duration
11 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Website
renfe.com
Train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Cadiz
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $29
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Barcelona to Seville
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Seville to Huelva
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
alsa.com
Transportes Comes
Ferry operators
Acciona Trasmediterranea
Phone
+34 (0) 917369957
Website
trasmediterranea.es
Car ferry from Cádiz to Santa Cruz de Tenerife
Ave. Duration
37 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Schedules at
trasmediterranea.es
Seat
$193
Cabin
$710
FRS Ferries
Website
frs.es
Car ferry from Tangier to Tarifa
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Schedules at
frs.es
Passenger
$43 - $47
Standard Car
$115 - $125
Inter Shipping
Phone
+34 956 68 47 29
Email
info@intershipping.es
Website
intershipping.es
Car ferry from Tangier to Tarifa
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45
Schedules at
intershipping.es

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