There are 10 ways to get from Faro to Barcelona by plane, night bus, train, bus 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.

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Fly from Faro  •  4 h 57 min

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

$54 - $191

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Night bus to Sevilla, fly  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the night bus from Faro, Faro to Seville, Seville - Armas
  2. Fly from Sevilla (SVQ) to Barcelona (BCN) SVQ - BCN

$50 - $223

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Train to Lisbon, fly  •  8 h 19 min

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

$61 - $235

Bus, train to Jerez, fly  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Faro to Sevilla Santa Justa
  2. Take the train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Aeropuerto de Jerez
  3. Fly from Jerez (XRY) to Barcelona (BCN) XRY - BCN

$66 - $313

Bus, train via Madrid-Puerta de Atocha  •  10 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Faro to Sevilla Santa Justa
  2. Take the train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave / ...
  3. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants Ave / ...

$154 - $248

Train, bus  •  11 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Faro(P) to Vila Real Santo Antonio
  2. Take the bus from Vila Real Santo Antonio to Huelva 83
  3. Take the train from Huelva-Termino to Cordoba Central A
  4. Take the train from Cordoba Central to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave / ...
  5. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants Ave / ...

$156 - $268

Bus, train Spanish Railways (RENFE)  •  16 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Faro to Sevilla Santa Justa
  2. Take the train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Barcelona Franca Tlg

$144 - $203

Bus ALSA  •  19 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Faro to Sevilla - Plaza de Armas 83 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Seville to Barcelona

$63 - $142

Bus  •  23 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Faro Bus Terminal to Evora Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Évora to Barcelona Sants

$91 - $134

Drive  •  11 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Faro to Barcelona 746.4 miles

$170 - $250

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No, there is no direct bus from Faro to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Faro and arriving at Barcelona via Seville. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 39 min.

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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 10 h 12 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 57 min to get from Faro to Barcelona, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Faro to Barcelona is to fly which takes 4 h 57 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 19 h 39 min.

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The quickest flight from Faro Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 50 min.

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

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Barcelona is 1 h ahead of Faro. It is currently 10:06 PM in Faro and 11:06 PM in Barcelona.

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

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  • Distance: 622.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 57 min

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

Vueling Airlines, Iberia and TAP Portugal fly from Faro to Barcelona once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Faro to Barcelona via Sevilla - Plaza de Armas and Seville in around 19 h 39 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Faro to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Flights from Faro to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
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 Lisbon to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Flights from Lisbon to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $350
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
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Faro to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $240
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 Lisbon to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $290
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
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Faro to Barcelona via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from Lisbon to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Sevilla to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Jerez to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $280
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Lisbon to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Train operators
Portuguese Railways (CP)

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal, and spans over 2700km, with trains being split into four main types: regional 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 train stations connect to trains in Portugal's main 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Faro(P) to Lisboa Oriente
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
Train from Faro(P) to Vila Real Santo Antonio
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$5 - $9
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 Sevilla Santa Justa to Aeropuerto de Jerez
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Website
renfe.com
Train from Huelva-Termino to Cordoba Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $40
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
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways AVE
Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
renfe.com
Train from Cordoba Central to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Faro, Faro to Seville, Seville - Armas
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
InterNorte
Phone
707 200 512
Website
internorte.pt
Bus from Faro to Sevilla Santa Justa
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Schedules at
internorte.pt
Bus from Vila Real Santo Antonio to Huelva
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
internorte.pt
Bus from Faro to Sevilla - Plaza de Armas
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Schedules at
internorte.pt
Bus from Évora to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
17 h 34 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
internorte.pt
EVA Transportes
Phone
707 223 344
Email
reservas@eva-bus.com
Website
eva-bus.com
Bus from Vila Real de Santo António to Huelva
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
eva-bus.com
Bus from Faro to Seville
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
eva-bus.com
Damas
Phone
902 114 492
Email
servcliente@damas-sa.es
Website
damas-sa.es
Bus from Vila Real Santo Antonio to Huelva
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
damas-sa.es
Bus from Faro to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
damas-sa.es
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 Faro to Seville
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Seville to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
alsa.com
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Faro to Seville
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Rede Expressos
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Faro Bus Terminal to Evora Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Book at
rede-expressos.pt

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

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The best way to get from Faro to Faro Airport is to line 16 shuttle which takes 20 min and costs .

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