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There are 3 ways to get from Gavarnie to Barcelona by train, bus or car

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Train  •  8h 7m

  1. Take the train from Sabinanigo to Zaragoza-Delicias Re
  2. Take the train from Zaragoza-Delicias to Barcelona-Sants Ave / ...

€54 - €114

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Bus  •  8h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Broto to Barbastro
  2. Take the bus from Barbastro to Barcelona Sants

€40 - €66

1 alternative option

Drive  •  5h 39m

  1. Drive from Gavarnie to Barcelona 436.7 km

€45 - €75

France → Spain
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International entry into Spain from France

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: Brazil and South Africa

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Conditions of entry into Spain from France

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from France
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This doesn't apply to arrivals from the EU Schengen Area with the exception of Belgium, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Portugal and Sweden. This also doesn't apply to arrivals from Albania, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, China, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Ukraine and United States
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 7 in quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Argentina, Bolivia, Colombia, India and Namibia
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of EU Schengen Area, Albania, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Brunei, Canada, China, Cyprus, Hong Kong, India, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Ukraine and United States
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area

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Rules to follow in Spain

1.5m

Mandatory

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Considerations leaving from France

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Spain from France.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Barcelona is 112.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Barcelona is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Barcelona is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 112.

No, but conditions apply when returning to France from Spain.

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Last updated: 31 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gavarnie to Barcelona is to bus which costs €40 - €70 and takes 8h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Gavarnie to Barcelona is to drive which costs €45 - €75 and takes 5h 39m.

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It is 234 km from Gavarnie to Barcelona. It is approximately 436.7 km to drive.

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It takes approximately 8h 7m to get from Gavarnie to Barcelona, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Gavarnie to Barcelona is to train which takes 8h 7m and costs €50 - €120. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €40 - €70 and takes 8h 55m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gavarnie to Barcelona is 437 km. It takes approximately 5h 39m to drive from Gavarnie to Barcelona.

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There are 1725+ hotels available in Barcelona. Prices start at €87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Gavarnie to Barcelona.
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  • Distance: 234.3 km
  • Duration: 8h 7m

What companies run services between Gavarnie, France and Barcelona, Spain?

You can take a train from Gavarnie to Barcelona via Sabinanigo and Zaragoza-Delicias in around 8h 7m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gavarnie to Barcelona via Broto and Barbastro in around 8h 55m.

Train operators
Renfe Viajeros

Spain's excellent and extensive rail system connects cities across Spain and into neighbouring countries. Renfe's high-speed AVE trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. All medium- and long-distance trains require a seat reservation; ticket sales for these trains usually open 30-60 days before travel. Most Renfe trains have two classes: Turista (2nd class) and Preferente (1st class), although some AVE trains offer Turista Plus. There is free WiFi for Preferente passengers and for those with a +Renfe loyalty card.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Sabinanigo to Zaragoza-Delicias
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€15 - €19
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Zaragoza-Delicias to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€21 - €27
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Renfe AVE
Rome2rio's guide to Renfe AVE
Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Zaragoza-Delicias to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€30 - €70
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
€30 - €45
Promo+
€37 - €41
Flexible
€50 - €70
Bus operators
Alosa
Phone
+34 974 21 07 00
Email
info.huesca@mobilityado.com
Website
aragon.avanzagrupo.com
Bus from Broto to Barbastro
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€9 - €13
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Alosa
Bus from Barbastro to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€12 - €26
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Alosa

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