There are 8 ways to get from Bologna to Barcelona by plane, train, bus, car ferry 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Bologna  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Barcelona (BCN) BLQ - BCN

$32 - $211

7 alternative options

Train to Florence, fly  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella
  2. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Barcelona (BCN) FLR - BCN

$83 - $296

Train to Venice, fly  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Venezia Mestre
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Barcelona (BCN) VCE - BCN

$74 - $294

Train  •  13 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Torino Porta Susa Fr
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Chambery-Challes-E Tgv
  3. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to Valence TGV
  4. Take the train from Valence TGV to Barcelona Sants Tgv / ...

$175 - $272

Bus Autolinee Gambioli  •  16 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Bologna to Barcelona

$85 - $130

Bus Eurolines IT  •  19 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Bologna, Bologna to Florence, Florence 434 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Firenze Autostazione to Barcelona Nord

$78 - $112

Train, car ferry  •  24 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Genova Piazza Principe Reg
  2. Take the car ferry from Genoa to Barcelona

$102 - $167

Drive  •  10 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Bologna to Barcelona 712.7 miles

$170 - $250

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bologna to Barcelona is to fly which costs 27€ - 190€ and takes 4 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bologna to Barcelona is to fly which takes 4 h 40 min and costs 27€ - 190€.

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The distance between Bologna and Barcelona is 822 km. The road distance is 1140 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 40 min to get from Bologna to Barcelona, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bologna and arriving at Barcelona. Services depart twice a week, and operate Tuesday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 16 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bologna to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Bologna C.Le and arriving at Barcelona Sants via Torino Porta Susa, Chambery-Challes-E and Valence TGV. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 28 min.

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

Vueling Airlines, Ryanair and three other airlines fly from Bologna to Barcelona every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bologna to Barcelona via Torino Porta Susa, Chambery-Challes-E, and Valence TGV in around 13 h 28 min.

Airlines
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Flights from Florence to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Venice to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Florence to Barcelona via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Venice to Barcelona via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Flights from Venice to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $250
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Florence to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Venice to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Barcelona via Nice
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Venice to Barcelona via Basel
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Venice to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Venice to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Venezia Mestre Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Torino Porta Susa Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
italotreno.it
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Chambery-Challes-E
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $80
Train from Valence TGV to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $210
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Chambery-Challes-E to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from Valence TGV to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$35 - $45
Bus operators
Autolinee Gambioli
Phone
+41 (0) 79.71.85.806
Email
info@autolineegambioli.it
Website
autolineegambioli.it
Bus from Bologna to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
16 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bologna, Bologna to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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