There are 6 ways to get from Castellón de la Plana to Barcelona by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Castello de la Plana to Barcelona Sants Em / ...

$30 - $45

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Castellón de la Plana to Barcelone 174.4 miles

$14 - $28

4 alternative options

Bus ALSA  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Castellon to Barcelona

$26 - $45

Bus HIFE S.A.  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Castellón de la Plana to Platja de la Pineda
  2. Take the bus from La Pineda - Pau Casals-Marcos Redondo to Barcelona - Gran Via 618

$27 - $63

Drive  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Castellón de la Plana to Barcelona 175 miles

$30 - $50

Train, fly  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Castello de la Plana to Valencia Estacio del Nord
  2. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Barcelona (BCN) VLC - BCN

$40 - $171

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The cheapest way to get from Castellón de la Plana to Barcelona is to rideshare which costs 12€ - 24€ and takes 3 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Castellón de la Plana to Barcelona is to train which costs 27€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 42 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Castellon and arriving at Barcelona. Services depart four times a day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Castello de la Plana and arriving at Barcelona Sants. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 42 min.

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The distance between Castellón de la Plana and Barcelona is 244 km. The road distance is 280.1 km.

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The best way to get from Castellón de la Plana to Barcelona without a car is to train which takes 2 h 42 min and costs 27€ - 40€.

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The train from Castello de la Plana to Barcelona Sants takes 2 h 42 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Castellón de la Plana to Barcelona bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Castellon station.

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Castellón de la Plana to Barcelona train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), depart from Castello de la Plana station.

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The best way to get from Castellón de la Plana to Barcelona is to train which takes 2 h 42 min and costs 27€ - 40€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 4 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from Valencia Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Castellón de la Plana to Barcelona bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Barcelona station.

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Map of how to get from Castellón de la Plana to Barcelona.
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  • Distance: 152.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 42 min

What companies run services between Castellón de la Plana, Spain and Barcelona, Spain?

Spanish Railways (RENFE) operates a train from Castellón de la Plana to Barcelona hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 2 h 42 min. Alternatively, ALSA operates a bus from Castellón de la Plana to Barcelona 4 times a day. Tickets cost $26 - $45 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Valencia to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Valencia to Barcelona via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $200
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Valencia to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Valencia to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $200
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 Castello de la Plana to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
renfe.com
Train from Castello de la Plana to Valencia Estacio del Nord
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Website
renfe.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 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 Castellon to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
alsa.com
HIFE S.A.
Phone
+34 (0) 902119814
Email
hife@hife.es
Website
hife.es
Bus from Castellón de la Plana to Platja de la Pineda
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $50
Schedules at
hife.es
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movelia.es
Empresa Plana
Phone
+34 (0) 977 553 680
Website
empresaplana.cat
Bus from La Pineda - Pau Casals-Marcos Redondo to Barcelona - Gran Via 618
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
empresaplana.cat
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Castellón de la Plana to Barcelone
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $28
Book at
blablacar.es

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