There are 4 ways to get from Irun 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.
Fly • 1h 52m
$43 - $245
Bus • 8h 20m
$35 - $55
2 alternative options
Train • 6h 32m
$75 - $95
Drive • 5h 35m
$65 - $100
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Irun to Barcelona is to bus which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 8h 20m.
The quickest way to get from Irun to Barcelona is to fly which costs 35€ - 220€ and takes 1h 52m.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Irun and arriving at Barcelona. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8h 20m.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Irun and arriving at Barcelona Sants. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6h 32m.
The distance between Irun and Barcelona is 391 km. The road distance is 580.6 km.
The best way to get from Irun to Barcelona without a car is to train which takes 6h 32m and costs 65€ - 80€.
It takes approximately 1h 52m to get from Irun to Barcelona, including transfers.
Irun to Barcelona bus services, operated by MonBus, depart from Irun station.
Irun to Barcelona train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), depart from Irun station.
The best way to get from Irun to Barcelona is to fly which takes 1h 52m and costs 35€ - 220€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 65€ - 80€ and takes 6h 32m, you could also bus, which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 8h 20m.
What companies run services between Irun, Spain and Barcelona, Spain?
Vueling Airlines flies from Irun to Barcelona once daily. Alternatively, Spanish Railways (RENFE) operates a train from Irun to Barcelona 3 times a day. Tickets cost $75 - $95 and the journey takes 6h 32m.
Flights from San Sebastian to Barcelona
- Ave. Duration
- 1h 5m
- Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
- Estimated price
- $40 - $280
Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.
Train from Irun to Barcelona Sants
- Ave. Duration
- 6h 32m
- 3 times a day
- Estimated price
- $75 - $95
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More Questions & Answers
The quickest flight from San Sebastian Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.
Irun to Barcelona bus services, operated by MonBus, arrive at Barcelona station.
Irun to Barcelona train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), arrive at Barcelona Sants station.
Yes, the driving distance between Irun to Barcelona is 581 km. It takes approximately 5h 35m to drive from Irun to Barcelona.
Vueling Airlines offers flights from San Sebastian Airport to Barcelona Airport.
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