There are 4 ways to get from Girona to Barcelona by train, bus, rideshare or car

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Train  •  39 min

  1. Take the train from Girona to Barcelona-Sants Avn / ...

9€ - 45€

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1h 30m

  1. Take the rideshare from Gérone to Barcelone 100.1 km

4€ - 6€

2 alternative options

Bus  •  1h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Girona to Barcelona Sants 640 / ...

8€ - 21€

Drive  •  1h 8m

  1. Drive from Girona to Barcelona 99.9 km

10€ - 16€

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The cheapest way to get from Girona to Barcelona is to rideshare which costs 4€ - 6€ and takes 1h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Girona to Barcelona is to train which costs 9€ - 45€ and takes 39 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Girona and arriving at Barcelona Sants. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 45m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Girona and arriving at Barcelona-Sants. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 39 min.

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The distance between Girona and Barcelona is 86 km. The road distance is 99.9 km.

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The best way to get from Girona to Barcelona without a car is to train which takes 39 min and costs 9€ - 45€.

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The train from Girona to Barcelona-Sants takes 39 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Girona to Barcelona bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Girona station.

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Girona to Barcelona train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, depart from Girona station.

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The best way to get from Girona to Barcelona is to train which takes 39 min and costs 9€ - 45€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 8€ - 21€ and takes 1h 45m.

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Map of how to get from Girona to Barcelona.
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  • Distance: 85.7 km
  • Duration: 39 min

What companies run services between Girona, Spain and Barcelona, Spain?

Renfe Viajeros operates a train from Girona to Barcelona-Sants hourly. Tickets cost 10€ - 13€ and the journey takes 39 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Eurolines FR operates a bus from Girona to Barcelona Sants hourly. Tickets cost 14€ - 21€ and the journey takes 1h 45m. Four other operators also service this route.

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 Girona to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Renfe AVE
Renfe SNCF
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Girona to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Bus operators
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Girona to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
14€ - 21€
Website
Eurolines FR
Barcelona Bus, S.L.
Phone
+34 972 35 04 87
Website
barcelonanord.cat
Bus from Girona to Barcelona Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
Barcelona Bus, S.L.
Sagales
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 to Barcelona, Barcelona Nord
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
8€ - 10€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
9€ - 14€
Website
alsa.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Gérone to Barcelone
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Book at
blablacar.es

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Girona to Barcelona bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Barcelona Sants station.

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Girona to Barcelona train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, arrive at Barcelona-Sants station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Girona to Barcelona is 100 km. It takes approximately 1h 8m to drive from Girona to Barcelona.

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Book your Girona to Barcelona train tickets online with Omio.

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Book your Girona to Barcelona bus tickets online with Omio, Busbud and two other operators.

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There are 3703+ hotels available in Barcelona. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Girona and Barcelona. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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