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

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Fly to Naples, train  •  6h 15m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Naples (NAP) BCN - NAP
  2. Take the train from Napoli P. Garibaldi to Sorrento

32€ - 202€

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Fly to Rome, train  •  7h 36m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Rome (FCO) BCN - FCO
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
  3. Take the train from Napoli P. Garibaldi to Sorrento

39€ - 238€

Train  •  17h 50m

  1. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Lyon Part Dieu Ave
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Napoli Centrale Fr
  4. Take the train from Napoli P. Garibaldi to Sorrento 1

179€ - 338€

Car ferry, bus, train  •  25h 17m

  1. Take the car ferry from Barcelona to Civitavecchia
  2. Take the bus from Civitavecchia Port to Rome Termini Piazza Indipendenza
  3. Take the train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale Fr / ...
  4. Take the train from Napoli P. Garibaldi to Sorrento 1

81€ - 169€

Bus via Nice  •  25h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Reggio Emilia to Nice - Bus station
  2. Take the bus from Nice, Nice to Caserta
  3. Take the bus from Napoli Piazza Garibaldi to Sorrento

68€ - 91€

Bus  •  2 days 2h

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Roma
  2. Take the bus from Roma to Sorrento - Sant'agnello Marozzi

193€ - 262€

Drive  •  15h 30m

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Sorrento 1604.4 km

220€ - 330€

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The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Sorrento is to fly and train which costs 30€ - 210€ and takes 6h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Sorrento is to fly and train which costs 30€ - 210€ and takes 6h 15m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to Sorrento. However, there are services departing from Reggio Emilia and arriving at Sorrento via Nice, Nice, Caserta and Napoli Piazza Garibaldi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25h 27m.

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No, there is no direct train from Barcelona to Sorrento. However, there are services departing from Barcelona-Sants and arriving at Sorrento via Lyon Part Dieu, Torino Porta Susa and Napoli P. Garibaldi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 50m.

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The distance between Barcelona and Sorrento is 1027 km. The road distance is 1604.4 km.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Sorrento without a car is to train which takes 17h 50m and costs 170€ - 340€.

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It takes approximately 6h 15m to get from Barcelona to Sorrento, including transfers.

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Barcelona to Sorrento bus services, operated by Blablabus, depart from Reggio Emilia station.

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Barcelona to Sorrento train services, operated by Renfe SNCF, depart from Barcelona-Sants station.

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

You can take a train from Barcelona to Sorrento via Lyon Part Dieu, Torino Porta Susa, Napoli Centrale, and Napoli P. Garibaldi in around 17h 50m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Barcelona to Sorrento via Nice, Nice, Caserta, Naples, Naples, and Napoli Piazza Garibaldi in around 25h 27m.

Airlines
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 200€
Flights from Barcelona to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 190€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Naples
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
28€ - 170€
Flights from Barcelona to Naples via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
28€ - 170€
Flights from Barcelona to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
19€ - 140€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 300€
Flights from Barcelona to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 220€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Barcelona to Naples
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 200€
Flights from Barcelona to Naples via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
40€ - 200€
Flights from Barcelona to Rome via Nice
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 280€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Naples via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 650€
Tunisair
Website
tunisair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Rome via Tunis
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
200€ - 650€
Train operators
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 Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
18€ - 65€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
18€ - 25€
Base Standard
35€ - 50€
Base Premium
45€ - 65€
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
5h 33m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
60€ - 180€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
60€ - 85€
Base Standard
100€ - 140€
Base Premium
120€ - 180€
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 Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale, Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
Italo Treno
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 Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
10€ - 40€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
Super Economy
10€ - 13€
Base 2nd Class
23€ - 28€
Base 1st Class
35€ - 39€
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 Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 29€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
26€ - 29€
Renfe SNCF
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
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
55€ - 70€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
55€ - 65€
1st Class
55€ - 70€
Bus operators
SitBus Shuttle
Phone
(+39) 06.5916826
Email
sit@sitbus.com
Website
sitbusshuttle.com
Bus from Civitavecchia Port to Rome Termini Piazza Indipendenza
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
8€ - 11€
Website
SitBus Shuttle
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Reggio Emilia to Nice - Bus station
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
20€ - 25€
Website
Blablabus
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 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Nice, Nice to Caserta
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ente Autonomo Volturno S.r.l.
Phone
+39 800 211 388
Email
b@eavsrl.it
Website
eavsrl.it
Bus from Napoli Piazza Garibaldi to Sorrento
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
3€ - 4€
Website
Ente Autonomo Volturno S.r.l.
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. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are 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 Roma
Ave. Duration
45h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
170€ - 240€
Website
alsa.com
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Roma to Sorrento - Sant'agnello
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
19€ - 24€
Website
Marozzi VT
Ferry operators
Grimaldi Lines
Phone
+39.081.496.444
Email
info@grimaldi.napoli.it
Website
grimaldi-lines.com
Car ferry from Barcelona to Civitavecchia
Ave. Duration
20h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
60€ - 90€
Website
Grimaldi Lines

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Sorrento is to train which takes 17h 50m and costs 170€ - 340€. Alternatively, you can bus via Nice, which costs 65€ - 95€ and takes 25h 27m.

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The quickest flight from Barcelona Airport to Naples Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 55m.

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Barcelona to Sorrento bus services, operated by Ente Autonomo Volturno S.r.l., arrive at Sorrento station.

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Barcelona to Sorrento train services, operated by Ente Autonomo Volturno S.r.l., arrive at Sorrento station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Barcelona to Sorrento is 1604 km. It takes approximately 15h 30m to drive from Barcelona to Sorrento.

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Vueling Airlines, Alitalia, Lufthansa and two other airlines offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Naples Airport.

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There are 5206+ hotels available in Sorrento. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Barcelona Airport is to train which takes 25 min and costs .

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