There are 6 ways to get from Geneva to Barcelona by plane, 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Geneva  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Barcelona (BCN) GVA - BCN

$37 - $186

Cheapest option

Bus ALSA  •  15 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Ginebra to Barcelona N788 / ...

$29 - $80

4 alternative options

Train to Lyon, fly  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Barcelona (BCN) LYS - BCN

$73 - $232

Train  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Barcelona Sants Ave

$111 - $167

Bus Domo Reisen  •  12 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Genf Busbahnhof to Salou Hotel 4 Carreteras
  2. Take the bus from Tarragona to Barcelona - Gran Via 618

$97 - $124

Drive  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Geneva to Barcelona 490.4 miles

$100 - $150

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Geneva to Barcelona is to bus which costs SFr 29 - SFr 80 and takes 15 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Geneva to Barcelona is to fly which costs SFr 35 - SFr 190 and takes 4 h 30 min.

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The distance between Geneva and Barcelona is 623 km. The road distance is 784.6 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 30 min to get from Geneva to Barcelona, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ginebra and arriving at Barcelona. Services depart five times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Geneva to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Genève and arriving at Barcelona Sants via Lyon Part Dieu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 7 min.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Barcelona without a car is to train which takes 8 h 7 min and costs SFr 110 - SFr 170.

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Map of how to get from Geneva to Barcelona.
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  • Distance: 389.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 30 min

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

easyJet, Swiss and Vueling Airlines fly from Geneva to Barcelona every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Geneva to Barcelona via Lyon Part Dieu in around 8 h 7 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Lyon to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Geneva to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $260
Flights from Lyon to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Flights from Geneva to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
SNCF
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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
Bus operators
Domo Reisen
Phone
0041 44 828 60 40
Email
info@domo-reisen.ch
Website
domo-reisen.ch
Bus from Genf Busbahnhof to Salou Hotel 4 Carreteras
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Schedules at
domo-reisen.ch
Empresa Plana
Phone
+34 (0) 977 553 680
Website
empresaplana.cat
Bus from Tarragona to Barcelona - Gran Via 618
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
empresaplana.cat
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Geneva to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Geneva - Bus station to Barcelona City Center
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
Ouibus

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