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There are 6 ways to get from Dinan to Barcelona by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  12h 7m

  1. Take the train from Dinan to Rennes Ter
  2. Take the train from Rennes to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Barcelona-Sants Ave

182€ - 273€

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Bus  •  17h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Saint Malo to Barcelona Nord Bcn169

Bus via Rennes  •  19h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Place /Duclos to Gare Routière 7
  2. Take the bus from Rennes to Barcelona

Drive  •  10h 46m

  1. Drive from Dinan to Barcelona 1143.2 km

120€ - 190€

Bus to Rennes, fly  •  8h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Place /Duclos to République
  2. Fly from Rennes (RNS) to Barcelona (BCN) RNS - BCN

Bus, train to Nantes, fly  •  8h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Place /Duclos to Gare Routière
  2. Take the train from Rennes to Nantes
  3. Fly from Nantes (NTE) to Barcelona (BCN) NTE - BCN

Dinan to Barcelona by train

The train journey time between Dinan and Barcelona is around 42h 33m and covers a distance of around 1524 km. The fastest train normally takes 36h 33m. Operated by SNCF, Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), TGV inOui and others, the Dinan to Barcelona train service departs from Dinan and arrives in Barcelona-Sants. Typically four trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
42h 33m
Fastest train time:
36h 33m
Trains per week:
4
Cheapest price:
272€
Carbon emissions:
80 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
07:00
Last train departs at:
07:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Dinan to Barcelona train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Dinan to Barcelona is to drive which costs 120€ - 190€ and takes 10h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Dinan to Barcelona is to drive which costs 120€ - 190€ and takes 10h 46m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dinan to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Place Duclos and arriving at Barcelona Nord via Saint Malo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 46m.

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No, there is no direct train from Dinan to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Dinan and arriving at Barcelona-Sants via Rennes and Lyon Part Dieu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 7m.

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It is 853 km from Dinan to Barcelona. It is approximately 1143.2 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Dinan to Barcelona without a car is to train which takes 12h 7m and costs 180€ - 280€.

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It takes approximately 12h 7m to get from Dinan to Barcelona, including transfers.

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Dinan to Barcelona bus services, operated by Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord, depart from Saint Malo station.

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Dinan to Barcelona train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Dinan station.

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The best way to get from Dinan to Barcelona is to train which takes 12h 7m and costs 180€ - 280€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 17h 46m.

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  • Distance: 853 km
  • Duration: 12h 7m

What companies run services between Dinan, Brittany, France and Barcelona, Spain?

You can take a train from Dinan to Barcelona via Rennes and Lyon Part Dieu in around 12h 7m. Alternatively, Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord operates a bus from Saint Malo to Barcelona Nord once daily, and the journey takes 16h.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Rennes to Barcelona via Nice
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
60€ - 240€
Flights from Rennes to Barcelona via Marseille
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 310€
Flights from Nantes to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
15€ - 220€
Flights from Nantes to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
25€ - 280€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Rennes to Barcelona via Nice
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
60€ - 240€
Flights from Rennes to Barcelona via Marseille
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 310€
Flights from Nantes to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
15€ - 220€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Rennes to Barcelona via Nice
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 280€
Flights from Rennes to Barcelona via Lyon
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 220€
Flights from Nantes to Barcelona via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
75€ - 230€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Rennes to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 320€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Rennes to Barcelona via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 380€
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Nantes to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
18€ - 220€
Train operators
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 Dinan to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
12€ - 28€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
12€ - 17€
Rail 1st Class
19€ - 28€
Train from Rennes to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
19€ - 40€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
19€ - 27€
Rail 1st Class
28€ - 40€
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Rennes to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
200€ - 370€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Rennes to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
45€ - 80€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 Rennes to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
110€ - 160€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
110€ - 140€
1st Class
130€ - 160€
Renfe SNCF
Bus operators
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord
Phone
+34 937 065 366
Website
barcelonanord.cat
Bus from Saint Malo to Barcelona Nord
Ave. Duration
16h
Frequency
Once daily
Website
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord
Breizgo en Ille-et-Vilaine
Phone
02 99 300 300
Website
breizhgo.bzh
Bus from Place /Duclos to Gare Routière
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Breizgo en Ille-et-Vilaine
Bus from Place /Duclos to République
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Breizgo en Ille-et-Vilaine
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 Rennes to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
80€ - 110€
Website
alsa.com

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

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Dinan to Barcelona bus services, operated by Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord, arrive at Barcelona Nord station.

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Dinan to Barcelona train services, operated by Renfe SNCF, arrive at Barcelona-Sants station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dinan to Barcelona is 1143 km. It takes approximately 10h 46m to drive from Dinan to Barcelona.

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KLM, Vueling Airlines, Air France and easyJet offer flights from Rennes Airport to Barcelona Airport.

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