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There are 10 ways to get from Girona to Ancona by train, plane, 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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Train, fly to Ancona  •  7h 10m

  1. Take the train from Girona to Barcelona-Sants
  2. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Ancona (AOI) BCN - AOI

44€ - 209€

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Train, fly to Bologna  •  8h 50m

  1. Take the train from Girona to Barcelona-Sants
  2. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Bologna (BLQ) BCN - BLQ
  3. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Ancona

46€ - 296€

Train, fly to Florence  •  9h 32m

  1. Take the train from Girona to Barcelona-Sants
  2. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Florence (FLR) BCN - FLR
  3. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Bologna Centrale
  4. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Ancona

67€ - 357€

Train, fly to Venice  •  10h 38m

  1. Take the train from Girona to Barcelona-Sants
  2. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Venice (VCE) BCN - VCE
  3. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Ancona

56€ - 234€

Train, fly to Rome  •  11h 45m

  1. Take the train from Girona to Barcelona-Sants
  2. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Rome (FCO) BCN - FCO
  3. Take the train from Roma Termini to Ancona

52€ - 215€

Train  •  14h 55m

  1. Take the train from Girona to Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Valence TGV Rhône-Alpes Sud to Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux Ter
  3. Take the train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  4. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Ancona Fr

150€ - 284€

Bus  •  21h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Girona Airport to Florence N758
  2. Take the bus from Firenze - Terminal Tramvia Villa Costanza to ANCONA - Via Grancetta 16 Vicino Casello A14-Ancona Nord Baltour

62€ - 81€

Bus via Padova  •  22h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Girona to Padova
  2. Take the bus from Padova - Autostazione Via Della Pace Stallo 12 to Ancona - Stazione Fs P.Zzale Rosselli Baltour

Bus, train  •  45h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Gerona/Girona to Florence
  2. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Rimini Re
  3. Take the train from Rimini to Ancona Fb / ...

163€ - 269€

Drive  •  11h 47m

  1. Drive from Girona to Ancona 1250.5 km

150€ - 230€

Girona to Ancona by train

The train journey time between Girona and Ancona is around 26h 48m and covers a distance of around 1369 km. The fastest train normally takes 26h 48m. Services are operated by Renfe SNCF, Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), SNCF and others. Typically six trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
26h 48m
Fastest train time:
26h 48m
Trains per week:
6
Cheapest price:
176€
Carbon emissions:
72 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
10:46
Last train departs at:
10:46

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Girona to Ancona train schedules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Ancona is 1500.

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

The social distance requirement in Ancona is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

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The most affordable way to get from Girona to Ancona is to bus, which costs 60€ - 85€ and takes 21h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Girona to Ancona is to train and fly which costs 40€ - 210€ and takes 7h 10m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Girona to Ancona. However, there are services departing from Girona and arriving at Ancona via Girona Airport, Firenze - Terminal Tramvia Villa Costanza and Chiaravalle - Incr. Autostrada. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 21m.

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No, there is no direct train from Girona to Ancona. However, there are services departing from Girona and arriving at Ancona via Valence TGV Rhône-Alpes Sud, Chambery Challes Les Eaux and Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 55m.

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The distance between Girona and Ancona is 889 km. The road distance is 1250.5 km.

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The best way to get from Girona to Ancona without a car is to train which takes 14h 55m and costs 150€ - 290€.

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It takes approximately 7h 10m to get from Girona to Ancona, including transfers.

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Girona to Ancona bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Girona Airport station.

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Girona to Ancona train services, operated by Renfe SNCF, depart from Girona station.

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The best way to get from Girona to Ancona is to train which takes 14h 55m and costs 150€ - 290€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 60€ - 85€ and takes 21h 21m.

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Map of how to get from Girona to Ancona.
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  • Distance: 888.9 km
  • Duration: 7h 10m

What companies run services between Girona, Spain and Ancona, Italy?

You can take a train from Girona to Ancona via Valence TGV Rhône-Alpes Sud, Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux, Chambery Challes Les Eaux, and Torino Porta Susa in around 14h 55m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Girona to Ancona via Cruïlla Aeroport de Girona, Girona Airport, Florence, Firenze - Terminal Tramvia Villa Costanza, ANCONA - Via Grancetta 16 Vicino Casello A14-Ancona Nord, and Chiaravalle - Incr. Autostrada in around 21h 21m.

Airlines
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Ancona
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
30€ - 160€
Flights from Barcelona to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
20€ - 120€
Flights from Barcelona to Florence
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 230€
Flights from Barcelona to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
24€ - 120€
Flights from Barcelona to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
25€ - 130€
Flights from Barcelona to Rome via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
25€ - 130€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
13€ - 120€
Flights from Barcelona to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
15€ - 75€
Flights from Barcelona to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
14€ - 60€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 320€
Flights from Barcelona to Florence via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 280€
Flights from Barcelona to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 200€
Flights from Barcelona to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 190€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Ancona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 470€
Flights from Barcelona to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 450€
Flights from Barcelona to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 450€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Barcelona to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 550€
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Renfe Viajeros
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Girona to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Renfe AVE
Rome2rio's guide to Renfe AVE
Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Girona to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
10€ - 35€
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
10€ - 14€
Promo+
15€ - 17€
Flexible
25€ - 35€
Renfe SNCF
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Girona to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Girona to Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna Centrale to Ancona
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
18€ - 65€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
18€ - 25€
Base Standard
35€ - 50€
Base Premium
40€ - 65€
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11€ - 45€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
11€ - 15€
Base Standard
25€ - 35€
Base Premium
30€ - 45€
Train from Venezia Mestre to Ancona
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
27€ - 90€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
27€ - 40€
Base Standard
50€ - 70€
Base Premium
60€ - 90€
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Ancona
Ave. Duration
4h 14m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 120€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
40€ - 55€
Base Standard
70€ - 95€
Base Premium
85€ - 120€
Train from Rimini to Ancona
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
11€ - 45€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
11€ - 15€
Base Standard
25€ - 35€
Base Premium
30€ - 45€
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna Centrale to Ancona
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
13€ - 19€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
13€ - 19€
Train from Roma Termini to Ancona
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
17€ - 25€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
17€ - 25€
Train from Rimini to Ancona
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
7€ - 10€
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 Bologna Centrale to Ancona
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
14€ - 28€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
25€ - 28€
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
6€ - 14€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
12€ - 14€
Train from Roma Termini to Ancona
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
18€ - 40€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
33€ - 37€
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Rimini
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
13€ - 28€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
25€ - 28€
Train from Rimini to Ancona
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
6€ - 14€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
12€ - 14€
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 40€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
14€ - 21€
Smart Low Cost
12€ - 17€
Smart Flex
26€ - 40€
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 Valence TGV Rhône-Alpes Sud to Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 85€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud to Chambery Challes Les Eaux
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 45€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
19€ - 28€
Rail 1st Class
29€ - 45€
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 Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
40€ - 50€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
40€ - 50€
1st Class
40€ - 50€
Bus operators
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Girona Airport to Florence
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 55€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
global.flixbus.com
Bus from Firenze - Terminal Tramvia Villa Costanza to ANCONA - Via Grancetta 16 Vicino Casello A14-Ancona Nord
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
13€ - 18€
Website
Baltour
Bus from Padova - Autostazione Via Della Pace Stallo 12 to Ancona - Stazione Fs P.Zzale Rosselli
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
14€ - 20€
Website
Baltour
Atlassib
Phone
(004) 0269 229.224
Email
informatii@atlassib.es
Website
atlassib.es
Bus from Girona to Padova
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
atlassib.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. 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 Gerona/Girona to Florence
Ave. Duration
38h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
140€ - 200€
Website
alsa.com

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

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Girona to Ancona bus services, operated by Baltour, arrive at ANCONA - Via Grancetta 16 Vicino Casello A14-Ancona Nord station.

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Girona to Ancona train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Ancona station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Girona to Ancona is 1250 km. It takes approximately 11h 47m to drive from Girona to Ancona.

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Vueling Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Ancona Airport.

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