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There are 8 ways to get from Biarritz to Barcelona by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  7h 42m

  1. Take the train from San Sebastian/Donostia to Barcelona-Sants Alv

41€ - 57€

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Bus  •  9h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Biarritz to San Sebastian
  2. Take the bus from San Sebastián to Barcelona Nord Bcn48

Bus via Zaragoza  •  13h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Bayona to Zaragoza
  2. Take the bus from Zaragoza to Barcelona N797

52€ - 91€

Drive  •  5h 51m

  1. Drive from Biarritz to Barcelona 609.9 km

70€ - 110€

Bus, bus to Bilbao, fly  •  5h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Biarritz, Biarritz to San Sebastián, San Sebastian
  2. Take the bus from Donostia / San Sebastián to Airport Loiu Bilbao
  3. Fly from Bilbao (BIO) to Barcelona (BCN) BIO - BCN

51€ - 294€

Line 5 bus, train to San Sebastian, fly  •  4h 57m

  1. Take the line 5 bus from Jardin Public to Gare de Biarritz
  2. Take the train from Biarritz to Hendaye
  3. Fly from San Sebastian (EAS) to Barcelona (BCN) EAS - BCN

52€ - 229€

Fly from Biarritz  •  6h 52m

  1. Fly from Biarritz (BIQ) to Barcelona (BCN) BIQ - BCN

51€ - 231€

Bus, bus to Santander, fly  •  7h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Biarritz, Biarritz to Bilbao, Bilbao
  2. Take the bus from Bilbao to Santander
  3. Fly from Santander (SDR) to Barcelona (BCN) SDR - BCN

55€ - 509€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Biarritz to Barcelona is to train which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 7h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Biarritz to Barcelona is to line 5 bus and train and fly which costs 50€ - 230€ and takes 4h 57m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Biarritz to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Biarritz and arriving at Barcelona Nord via San Sebastián. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 45m.

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The distance between Biarritz and Barcelona is 385 km. The road distance is 609.9 km.

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The best way to get from Biarritz to Barcelona without a car is to train which takes 7h 42m and costs 40€ - 60€.

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It takes approximately 7h 42m to get from Biarritz to Barcelona, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Biarritz to Barcelona is to train which takes 7h 42m and costs 40€ - 60€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 9h 45m, you could also fly, which costs 50€ - 240€ and takes 6h 52m.

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The quickest flight from Bilbao Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Biarritz to Barcelona bus services, operated by Vigo Barcelona, S.A., arrive at Barcelona Nord station.

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Map of how to get from Biarritz to Barcelona.
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  • Distance: 384.6 km
  • Duration: 7h 42m

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

Renfe Viajeros operates a train from San Sebastian/Donostia to Barcelona-Sants 4 times a week. Tickets cost 35€ - 50€ and the journey takes 5h 52m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Biarritz to Barcelona via San Sebastian and San Sebastián in around 9h 45m.

Airlines
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Bilbao to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 350€
Flights from Bilbao to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
60€ - 350€
Flights from San Sebastian to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 270€
Flights from Santander to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 280€
Flights from Santander to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
80€ - 280€
Flights from Santander to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
90€ - 370€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Biarritz to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
45€ - 220€
Flights from Biarritz to Barcelona via Nice
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
40€ - 190€
Flights from Biarritz to Barcelona via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
55€ - 260€
Flights from Biarritz to Barcelona via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6h 27m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
55€ - 250€
Flights from Biarritz to Barcelona via Basel
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
50€ - 230€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Biarritz to Barcelona via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 200€
Flights from Biarritz to Barcelona via Dublin
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
50€ - 220€
Flights from Santander to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 180€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Biarritz to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 270€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Santander to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 370€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Biarritz to Barcelona via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 420€
Train operators
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 San Sebastian/Donostia to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
5h 52m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Biarritz to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€ - 16€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
5€ - 8€
Rail 1st Class
11€ - 16€
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 Biarritz to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
15€ - 26€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
22€ - 26€
1st Class
15€ - 18€
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 Biarritz to San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Bayona to Zaragoza
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Zaragoza to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Bilbao to Santander
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 13€
Website
alsa.com
Vigo Barcelona, S.A.
Phone
93 265 61 32
Website
barcelonanord.cat
Bus from San Sebastián to Barcelona Nord
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
Vigo Barcelona, S.A.
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 Zaragoza, Zaragoza to Barcelona, Barcelona Nord
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
16€ - 21€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Biarritz, Biarritz to San Sebastián, San Sebastian
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
5€ - 7€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Biarritz, Biarritz to Bilbao, Bilbao
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bilbao, Bilbao to Santander, Santander
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 10€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
MonBus
Phone
+34 982 29 29 00
Website
monbus.es
Bus from Zaragoza to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
16€ - 21€
Schedules at
monbus.es
Transportes Pesa
Phone
+34 (0) 900 12 14 00
Email
atencionaclientes@pesa.net
Website
pesa.net
Bus from Donostia / San Sebastián to Airport Loiu Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
10€ - 17€
Schedules at
pesa.net
Chronoplus
Phone
05 59 52 59 52
Website
chronoplus.eu
Bus from Jardin Public to Gare de Biarritz
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
1€
Website
Chronoplus

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Yes, the driving distance between Biarritz to Barcelona is 610 km. It takes approximately 5h 51m to drive from Biarritz to Barcelona.

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Vueling Airlines offers flights from Bilbao Airport to Barcelona Airport.

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There are 3604+ hotels available in Barcelona. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Biarritz to Biarritz Airport is to line 36 bus which takes 10 min and costs 1€.

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