There are 5 ways to get from Innsbruck to Spain by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Innsbruck (INN) to Barcelona (BCN) INN - BCN

$158 - $578

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Bus  •  31 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße to Zurich 409 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Madrid Avenida de América

$139 - $232

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Train via Basel SBB  •  18 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Zürich HB Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB 37 / ...
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Avignon TGV Tgv
  4. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave

$325 - $472

Train  •  25 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Nice Ville En
  2. Take the train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles Tgv
  3. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave

$238 - $380

Drive  •  18 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Innsbruck to Madrid 1212.6 miles

$220 - $330

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The distance between Innsbruck and Spain is 1475 km. The road distance is 1940.1 km.

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The best way to get from Innsbruck to Spain without a car is to train which takes 18 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 17 min to get from Innsbruck to Spain, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Innsbruck to Spain is to fly which takes 5 h 17 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 18 h 30 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 31 h 20 min.

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There is no direct flight from Innsbruck Airport to Barcelona Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Innsbruck to Spain is 1940 km. It takes approximately 18 h 37 min to drive from Innsbruck to Spain.

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Eurowings, British Airways, Transavia Holland and three other airlines offer flights from Innsbruck Airport to Barcelona Airport.

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There are 325+ hotels available in Spain. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Innsbruck to Innsbruck Airport is to taxi which takes 4 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Innsbruck to Spain.
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  • Distance: 921.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 17 min

What companies run services between Innsbruck, Austria and Spain?

Transavia Holland, British Airways and eight other airlines fly from Innsbruck to Barcelona hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Innsbruck to Madrid via Zürich HB, Basel SBB, Avignon TGV, Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, and Atocha-Renfe in around 18 h 30 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Innsbruck to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Flights from Innsbruck to Barcelona via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $800
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Innsbruck to Barcelona via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $490
Flights from Innsbruck to Barcelona via London Luton
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $490
Flights from Innsbruck to Barcelona via Bristol
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $490
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Innsbruck to Barcelona via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Innsbruck to Barcelona via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $480
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Innsbruck to Barcelona via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $600
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Innsbruck to Barcelona via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.com
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
12 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
EuroNight
Website
cd.cz
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
cd.cz
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
Train from Basel SBB to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$120 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $140
1st Class
$170 - $250
Train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Avignon TGV to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $75
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
7 h 44 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Website
en.oui.sncf
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße to Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zurich to Madrid Avenida de América
Ave. Duration
26 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $200
Book at
eurolines.ch

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