There are 5 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  •  4 h 30 min

  1. GVA - BCN

$37 - $186

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  12 h 25 min

  1. Ouibus / ...

$29 - $80

3 alternative options

Train  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Tgv / ...
  2. Ave

$117 - $178

Bus ALSA  •  16 h 15 min

$67 - $94

Drive  •  7 h 16 min

  1. 490.4 miles

$100 - $150

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
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Geneva to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $260
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
SNCF
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
$85 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Geneva - Bus station to Barcelona City Center
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
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
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Geneva to Annecy
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Book at
eurolines.ch

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Geneva and Barcelona is 623 km. The road distance is 785 km.

The cheapest way to get from Geneva to Barcelona is to bus which costs SFr 29 - SFr 80 and takes 12 h 25 min.

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

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

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Geneva - Bus station and arriving at Barcelona City Center. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 h 25 min.

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