There are 7 ways to get from Barcelona to Tarbes by train, bus, 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.

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Train  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Toulouse-Matabiau Tgv
  2. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Tarbes Ic

$105 - $126

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Bus FlixBus  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Toulouse 721 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Toulouse to Tarbes N716 / ...

$22 - $62

5 alternative options

Bus ALSA  •  9 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona/Sants to Toulouse
  2. Take the bus from Toulouse to Tarbes

$37 - $62

Drive  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Tarbes 338.3 miles

$70 - $110

Fly to Lourdes/Tarbes  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Lourdes/Tarbes (LDE) BCN - LDE

$72 - $347

Fly to San Sebastian, train  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to San Sebastian (EAS) BCN - EAS
  2. Take the train from Bayonne to Tarbes

$84 - $308

Fly to Toulouse, train  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Toulouse (TLS) BCN - TLS
  2. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Tarbes

$70 - $349

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The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Tarbes is to bus which costs 19€ - 55€ and takes 8 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Tarbes is to drive which costs 60€ - 95€ and takes 5 h 3 min.

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The distance between Barcelona and Tarbes is 268 km. The road distance is 541.4 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 29 min to get from Barcelona to Tarbes, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to Tarbes. However, there are services departing from Barcelona and arriving at Tarbes via Toulouse. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Barcelona to Tarbes. However, there are services departing from Barcelona Sants and arriving at Tarbes via Toulouse-Matabiau. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 29 min.

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There is no direct flight from Barcelona Airport to Lourdes/Tarbes Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Tarbes.
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  • Distance: 167.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 29 min

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

You can take a train from Barcelona to Tarbes via Toulouse-Matabiau in around 5 h 29 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Barcelona to Tarbes via Toulouse in around 8 h 40 min.

Airlines
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Barcelona to Lourdes/Tarbes via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Flights from Barcelona to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Lourdes/Tarbes via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Barcelona to Lourdes/Tarbes via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $90
1st Class
$100 - $150
SNCF
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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Tarbes
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from Bayonne to Tarbes
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$28 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Barcelona to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Toulouse to Tarbes
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Barcelona to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Barcelona/Sants to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
alsa.com
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Barcelona City Center to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
Ouibus
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Toulouse to Tarbes
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $14
Schedules at
isilines.com

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