There are 8 ways to get from Cádiz to Barcelona by train, plane, shuttle, bus, car ferry, ferry or car

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Train to Jerez, fly  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Cádiz to Aeropuerto de Jerez
  2. Fly from Jerez (XRY) to Barcelona (BCN) XRY - BCN

$36 - $255

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Train to Sevilla, fly  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Cadiz to Sevilla Santa Justa
  2. Fly from Sevilla (SVQ) to Barcelona (BCN) SVQ - BCN

$56 - $231

Shuttle to Malaga, fly  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Cádiz to Malaga Airport
  2. Fly from Malaga (AGP) to Barcelona (BCN) AGP - BCN

$75 - $585

Train Spanish Railways AVE  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Cadiz to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha A
  2. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants Ave / ...

$147 - $198

Train  •  14 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Cadiz to Sevilla Santa Justa A / ...
  2. Take the train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Barcelona Franca Tlg

$139 - $179

Bus  •  17 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Cadiz to Seville
  2. Take the bus from Seville to Barcelona

$74 - $119

Bus, carferry, ferry  •  30 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Cadiz to Tarifa 903
  2. Take the carferry from Tarifa to Tangier
  3. Take the ferry from Tangier Med to Barcelona

$149 - $208

Drive  •  10 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Cádiz to Barcelona 691.5 miles

$130 - $190

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No, there is no direct bus from Cádiz to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Cadiz and arriving at Barcelona via Seville. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cádiz to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Cadiz and arriving at Barcelona Sants via Madrid-Puerta de Atocha. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 41 min.

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The distance between Cádiz and Barcelona is 909 km. The road distance is 1106.4 km.

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The best way to get from Cádiz to Barcelona without a car is to train which takes 7 h 41 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 21 min to get from Cádiz to Barcelona, including transfers.

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

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Cádiz to Barcelona train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), depart from Cadiz station.

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The best way to get from Cádiz to Barcelona is to train which takes 7 h 41 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 17 h 45 min.

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The quickest flight from Jerez Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Cádiz to Barcelona.
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  • Distance: 568 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 21 min

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

You can take a train from Cádiz to Barcelona via Madrid-Puerta de Atocha in around 7 h 41 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cádiz to Barcelona via Seville in around 17 h 45 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Jerez to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Jerez to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $450
Flights from Jerez to Barcelona via Bilbao
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Jerez to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Sevilla to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from Sevilla to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Sevilla to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from Malaga to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $280
Flights from Malaga to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from Malaga to Barcelona via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Flights from Malaga to Barcelona via Bilbao
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $280
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Jerez to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Jerez to Barcelona via Bilbao
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Jerez to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Sevilla to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from Sevilla to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from Malaga to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $280
Flights from Malaga to Barcelona via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$35 - $280
Flights from Malaga to Barcelona via Bilbao
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $280
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Jerez to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $280
Flights from Sevilla to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Malaga to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Cádiz to Aeropuerto de Jerez
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $17
Website
renfe.com
Train from Cadiz to Sevilla Santa Justa
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $29
Website
renfe.com
Train from Cadiz to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Website
renfe.com
Train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Barcelona Franca
Ave. Duration
11 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Website
renfe.com
Spanish Railways AVE
Bus operators
GoOpti
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 so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with 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 Cadiz to Seville
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Seville to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
alsa.com
Transportes Comes
Ferry operators
Inter Shipping
Phone
+34 956 68 47 29
Email
info@intershipping.es
Website
intershipping.es
Car ferry from Tarifa to Tangier
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$44
Schedules at
intershipping.es

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Cádiz to Barcelona train services, operated by Spanish Railways AVE, arrive at Barcelona Sants station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cádiz to Barcelona is 1106 km. It takes approximately 10 h 49 min to drive from Cádiz to Barcelona.

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Ryanair, Vueling Airlines and Iberia offer flights from Jerez Airport to Barcelona Airport.

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There are 3377+ hotels available in Barcelona. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Cádiz to Malaga Airport is to shuttle which takes 3 h 15 min and costs .

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