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There are 5 ways to get from Barcelona to Zaragoza by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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Train  •  1h 40m

  1. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Zaragoza-Delicias Ave / ...

21€ - 70€

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Bus  •  3h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Zaragoza N797

16€ - 35€

3 alternative options

Rideshare  •  3h 46m

  1. Take the rideshare from Barcelone to Saragosse 305.5 km

17€

Drive  •  2h 58m

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Zaragoza 307.2 km

30€ - 50€

Fly  •  6h 25m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Zaragoza (ZAZ) BCN - ZAZ

57€ - 264€

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The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Zaragoza is to rideshare which costs 17€ and takes 3h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Zaragoza is to train which costs 21€ - 70€ and takes 1h 40m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Barcelona and arriving at Zaragoza. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 30m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Barcelona-Sants and arriving at Zaragoza-Delicias. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 40m.

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The distance between Barcelona and Zaragoza is 256 km. The road distance is 307.2 km.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Zaragoza without a car is to train which takes 1h 40m and costs 21€ - 70€.

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The train from Barcelona-Sants to Zaragoza-Delicias takes 1h 40m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Barcelona to Zaragoza bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Barcelona station.

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Barcelona to Zaragoza train services, operated by Renfe AVE, depart from Barcelona-Sants station.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Zaragoza is to train which takes 1h 40m and costs 21€ - 70€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 16€ - 35€ and takes 3h 30m, you could also fly, which costs 55€ - 270€ and takes 6h 25m.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Zaragoza.
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  • Distance: 255.7 km
  • Duration: 1h 40m

What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Zaragoza, Spain?

Renfe AVE operates a train from Barcelona-Sants to Zaragoza-Delicias hourly. Tickets cost 30€ - 70€ and the journey takes 1h 40m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, ALSA operates a bus from Barcelona to Zaragoza every 4 hours. Tickets cost 25€ - 35€ and the journey takes 3h 30m. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Zaragoza via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
120€ - 1000€
Flights from Barcelona to Zaragoza via Sevilla, Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
120€ - 1000€
Flights from Barcelona to Zaragoza via Malaga, Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
120€ - 1000€
Flights from Barcelona to Zaragoza via Alicante, Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
120€ - 1000€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Zaragoza via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 220€
Flights from Barcelona to Zaragoza via Beauvais
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
60€ - 220€
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Zaragoza via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
40€ - 290€
Train operators
Renfe AVE
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Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Zaragoza-Delicias
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 70€
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
30€ - 45€
Promo+
37€ - 41€
Flexible
50€ - 70€
Renfe Viajeros

Spain's excellent and extensive rail system connects cities across Spain and into neighbouring countries. Renfe's high-speed AVE trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. All medium- and long-distance trains require a seat reservation; ticket sales for these trains usually open 30-60 days before travel. Most Renfe trains have two classes: Turista (2nd class) and Preferente (1st class), although some AVE trains offer Turista Plus. There is free WiFi for Preferente passengers and for those with a +Renfe loyalty card.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Zaragoza-Delicias
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
21€ - 27€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Renfe SNCF
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Zaragoza-Delicias
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
renfe-sncf.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. 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 Zaragoza
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Website
alsa.com
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Barcelona, Barcelona Nord to Zaragoza, Zaragoza
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
16€ - 21€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
MonBus
Phone
+34 982 29 29 00
Website
monbus.es
Bus from Barcelona to Zaragoza
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
16€ - 21€
Schedules at
monbus.es
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Barcelone to Saragosse
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
17€
Book at
blablacar.es

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There is no direct flight from Barcelona Airport to Zaragoza Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 50m and has one stopover.

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Barcelona to Zaragoza bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Zaragoza station.

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Barcelona to Zaragoza train services, operated by Renfe AVE, arrive at Zaragoza-Delicias station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Barcelona to Zaragoza is 307 km. It takes approximately 2h 58m to drive from Barcelona to Zaragoza.

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Air Europa, Ryanair and Vueling Airlines offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Zaragoza Airport.

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Book your Barcelona to Zaragoza train tickets online with Omio.

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Book your Barcelona to Zaragoza bus tickets online with Omio, Busbud and FlixBus.

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There are 332+ hotels available in Zaragoza. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Barcelona and Zaragoza. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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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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