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There are 9 ways to get from Frutigen to Barcelona by train, plane, bus, night bus or car

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Train to Basel, fly  •  6h 38m

  1. Take the train from Spiez to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Barcelona (BCN) BSL - BCN

95€ - 345€

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Bus  •  22h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Berne/Neufeld to Barcelona

78€ - 129€

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Train to Zurich, fly  •  6h 56m

  1. Take the train from Spiez to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Barcelona (BCN) ZRH - BCN

107€ - 291€

Train, train to Milan Malpensa, fly  •  7h 53m

  1. Take the train from Frutigen to Domodossola
  2. Take the train from Domodossola to Gallarate
  3. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Barcelona (BCN) MXP - BCN

94€ - 236€

Train, train to Geneva, fly  •  7h 8m

  1. Take the train from Spiez to Bern
  2. Take the train from Bern to Genève-Aéroport
  3. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Barcelona (BCN) GVA - BCN

113€ - 311€

Train  •  12h 44m

  1. Take the train from Frutigen to Brig Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Brig to Genève Ec / ...
  3. Take the train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu Ter / ...
  4. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Barcelona-Sants Ave

134€ - 272€

Train via Dijon  •  13h 5m

  1. Take the train from Spiez to Basel SBB Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel Sbb to Dijon Ville Tgv
  3. Take the train from Dijon to Lyon Part Dieu Ter / ...
  4. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Barcelona-Sants Ave

161€ - 304€

Train, night bus  •  15h 23m

  1. Take the train from Frutigen to Brig Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Brig to Genève Ec / ...
  3. Take the night bus from Geneva to Barcelona

89€ - 202€

Drive  •  9h 22m

  1. Drive from Frutigen to Barcelona 995.9 km

100€ - 160€

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The cost-effective way to get from Frutigen to Barcelona is to bus, which costs SFr 85 - SFr 150 and takes 22h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Frutigen to Barcelona is to train and fly which costs SFr 100 - SFr 380 and takes 6h 38m.

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No, there is no direct train from Frutigen to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Frutigen and arriving at Barcelona-Sants via Brig, Geneve and Lyon Part Dieu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 44m.

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The distance between Frutigen and Barcelona is 725 km. The road distance is 995.9 km.

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The best way to get from Frutigen to Barcelona without a car is to train which takes 12h 44m and costs SFr 140 - SFr 300.

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It takes approximately 6h 38m to get from Frutigen to Barcelona, including transfers.

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Frutigen to Barcelona train services, operated by BLS AG, depart from Frutigen station.

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The best way to get from Frutigen to Barcelona is to train which takes 12h 44m and costs SFr 140 - SFr 300. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 85 - SFr 150 and takes 22h 20m.

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The quickest flight from Basel Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 45m.

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

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Map of how to get from Frutigen to Barcelona.
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  • Distance: 725 km
  • Duration: 6h 38m

What companies run services between Frutigen, Switzerland and Barcelona, Spain?

You can take a train from Frutigen to Barcelona via Brig, Geneve, and Lyon Part Dieu in around 12h 44m. Alternatively, ALSA operates a bus from Berne/Neufeld to Barcelona once daily. Tickets cost 75€ - 110€ and the journey takes 19h 10m.

Airlines
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Basel to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
25€ - 350€
Flights from Zurich to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 340€
Flights from Zurich to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 340€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 260€
Flights from Geneva to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 240€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
26€ - 340€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
30€ - 270€
Flights from Geneva to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 350€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 600€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 550€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
29€ - 290€
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 290€
Train operators
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 Spiez to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
40€ - 80€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Spiez to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
50€ - 90€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Domodossola to Gallarate
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
28€ - 50€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Spiez to Bern
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
17€ - 35€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bern to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 85€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Frutigen to Brig
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
20€ - 40€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Brig to Genève
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
60€ - 110€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 75€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Dijon to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
55€ - 100€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Spiez to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Spiez to Bern
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Spiez to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 90€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
35€ - 50€
1st Class
65€ - 90€
Train from Spiez to Bern
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
17€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
17€ - 24€
1st Class
35€ - 55€
Train from Brig to Geneve
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 120€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
45€ - 65€
1st Class
85€ - 120€
BLS AG
Phone
+41 58 327 32 71
Website
bls.ch
Train from Frutigen to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
15€ - 21€
Website
BLS AG
Schedules at
Swiss Railways
Train from Spiez to Bern
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
BLS AG
Schedules at
Swiss Railways
Train from Frutigen to Brig
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 13€
Website
BLS AG
Schedules at
Swiss Railways
Trenord

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Domodossola to Gallarate
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
6€ - 8€
Website
Trenord
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Domodossola to Gallarate
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
5€ - 12€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
11€ - 12€
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 Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
20€ - 30€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
20€ - 23€
1st Class
25€ - 30€
Train from Basel Sbb to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 60€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
45€ - 60€
1st Class
45€ - 60€
Train from Dijon Ville to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
40€ - 50€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
40€ - 50€
1st Class
40€ - 50€
Renfe SNCF
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 Dijon Ville to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
23€ - 50€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
23€ - 35€
Rail 1st Class
30€ - 50€
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. 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 Berne/Neufeld to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
75€ - 110€
Website
alsa.com
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
Night bus from Geneva to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
35€ - 45€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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