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

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Fly from Faro  •  4h 49m

  1. Fly from Faro (FAO) to Barcelona (BCN) FAO - BCN

41€ - 202€

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Bus to Sevilla, fly  •  6h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Faro Airport to Seville Plaza de Armas
  2. Fly from Sevilla (SVQ) to Barcelona (BCN) SVQ - BCN

40€ - 176€

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Bus to Jerez, fly  •  8h

  1. Take the bus from Faro to Jerez De La Frontera
  2. Fly from Jerez (XRY) to Barcelona (BCN) XRY - BCN

55€ - 198€

Train to Lisbon, fly  •  8h 21m

  1. Take the train from Faro to Lisboa - Oriente
  2. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Barcelona (BCN) LIS - BCN

59€ - 182€

Bus, train  •  9h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Faro to Seville Santa Justa Railway St.
  2. Take the train from Sevilla-Santa Justa to Barcelona-Sants Ave

122€ - 213€

Bus via Seville  •  19h

  1. Take the bus from Faro, Faro to Sevilla, Seville 1794
  2. Take the bus from Seville to Barcelona

92€ - 133€

Bus  •  20h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Faro to Zafra Lagos > Portimao > Albufeira > Faro > Ayamonte - Portugal > Ayamonte - Espagne > Huelva > Seville > Zafra > Merida > Caceres > Plasencia > Salamanca > Valladolid > Bilbao > Conex San Sebastian > San Sebastián > Biriatou - Spain > Biriatou - France > Bayonne > Pau - University > Tarbes > Toulouse
  2. Take the bus from Zafra to Barcelona Nord Bcn58

Drive  •  11h 38m

  1. Drive from Faro to Barcelona 1194.2 km

150€ - 220€

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The cheapest way to get from Faro to Barcelona is to bus and fly which costs 40€ - 180€ and takes 6h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Faro to Barcelona is to fly which costs 40€ - 210€ and takes 4h 49m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Faro to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Faro, Faro and arriving at Barcelona via Seville. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19h.

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The distance between Faro and Barcelona is 996 km. The road distance is 1194.2 km.

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The best way to get from Faro to Barcelona without a car is to bus and train which takes 9h 17m and costs 120€ - 220€.

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It takes approximately 4h 49m to get from Faro to Barcelona, including transfers.

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Faro to Barcelona bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Faro, Faro station.

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The best way to get from Faro to Barcelona is to fly which takes 4h 49m and costs 40€ - 210€. Alternatively, you can bus via Seville, which costs 90€ - 140€ and takes 19h.

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The quickest flight from Faro Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 55m.

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

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Map of how to get from Faro to Barcelona.
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  • Distance: 996 km
  • Duration: 4h 49m

What companies run services between Faro, Portugal and Barcelona, Spain?

Vueling Airlines, TAP Portugal and two other airlines fly from Faro to Barcelona twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Faro to Barcelona via Sevilla, Seville and Seville in around 19h.

Airlines
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Faro to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
45€ - 460€
Flights from Sevilla to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 160€
Flights from Sevilla to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 160€
Flights from Sevilla to Barcelona via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
35€ - 160€
Flights from Jerez to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 310€
Flights from Lisbon to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 150€
Flights from Lisbon to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
55€ - 200€
Flights from Lisbon to Barcelona via Bilbao
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
40€ - 150€
Flights from Lisbon to Barcelona via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 150€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Faro to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
70€ - 1600€
Flights from Sevilla to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 240€
Flights from Jerez to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 380€
Flights from Lisbon to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 200€
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Faro to Barcelona via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 390€
Flights from Lisbon to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 190€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Sevilla to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
26€ - 130€
Flights from Jerez to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 310€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Faro to Barcelona via Nice
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
85€ - 420€
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Lisbon to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 260€
Train operators
Comboios De Portugal

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal that spans over 2700km, with trains split into three main types: regional, urban and intercity trains; international and domestic high-speed trains; and international night trains. Portugal's main stations are Santa Apolónia in Lisbon and Campanha in Porto – these connect to trains in Portugal's cities and international destinations. The Alfa Pendular, the fastest train in Portugal, is a popular travel choice, as it can run at a speed of up to 250 km/h. You can book train tickets up to 60 days in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Faro to Lisboa - Oriente
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
21€ - 30€
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
21€ - 30€
Renfe AVE
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Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Sevilla-Santa Justa to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
110€ - 190€
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
110€ - 140€
Promo+
115€ - 125€
Flexible
150€ - 190€
Bus operators
Rede Expressos

Rede Nacional de Expressos is a cheap and convenient way to get around the country. In business since 1995, Portugal’s biggest bus operator services villages and cities across the country. Tickets can be purchased up to 30 days before the date of travel, with discounted fares available via their free RFLEX Card. Most coaches have WiFi and power sockets.

Contact Details
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Faro Airport to Seville Plaza de Armas
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 23€
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
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Bus from Faro to Jerez De La Frontera
Ave. Duration
3h 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
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rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Faro to Seville Santa Justa Railway St.
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 24€
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Book at
rede-expressos.pt
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Faro, Faro to Sevilla, Seville
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 15€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Faro to Seville
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
17€ - 24€
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Seville to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
80€ - 110€
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Faro to Zafra
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
26€ - 40€
Website
alsa.com
Autocares Cersa, S.A
Phone
93 223 51 39
Email
info@cersabus.es
Website
cersabus.es
Bus from Zafra to Barcelona Nord
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
Frequency
4 times a week
Website
Autocares Cersa, S.A

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Barcelona is 1h ahead of Faro. It is currently 9:41 PM in Faro and 10:41 PM in Barcelona.

Yes, the driving distance between Faro to Barcelona is 1194 km. It takes approximately 11h 38m to drive from Faro to Barcelona.

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Vueling Airlines, TAP Portugal, Iberia and easyJet offer flights from Faro Airport to Barcelona Airport.

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There are 2669+ hotels available in Barcelona. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Faro to Faro Airport is to line 16 bus which takes 7 min and costs 1€ - 3€.

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