There are 5 ways to get from Marrakesh to Barcelona by plane, train, bus, car or car ferry

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Fly  •  5h 19m

  1. Fly from Marrakech (RAK) to Barcelona (BCN) RAK - BCN

48€ - 183€

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Train, bus via Málaga  •  24h 25m

  1. Take the train from Marrakech to Casablanca
  2. Take the bus from Casablanca to Malaga
  3. Take the train from Malaga Maria Zambrano to Barcelona-Sants Ave

212€ - 353€

Train, bus  •  36h 38m

  1. Take the train from Marrakech to Fès
  2. Take the bus from Fes to Barcelona Nord 232

101€ - 159€

Bus  •  2 days 9h

  1. Take the bus from Marrakech to Barcelona/Sants

260€ - 360€

Drive, car ferry  •  24h 32m

  1. Drive from Marrakesh to Al Hoceima
  2. Take the car ferry from Al Hoceima to Motril
  3. Drive from Motril to Barcelona

185€ - 279€

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The cheapest way to get from Marrakesh to Barcelona is to fly which costs MAD 500 - MAD 2,000 and takes 5h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Marrakesh to Barcelona is to fly which costs MAD 500 - MAD 2,000 and takes 5h 19m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Marrakech and arriving at Barcelona/Sants. Services depart three times a week, and operate Monday, Wednesday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 2 days 9h.

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The distance between Marrakesh and Barcelona is 1413 km.

The best way to get from Marrakesh to Barcelona without a car is to train and bus via Málaga which takes 24h 25m and costs MAD 2,300 - MAD 3,900.

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It takes approximately 5h 19m to get from Marrakesh to Barcelona, including transfers.

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Marrakesh to Barcelona bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Marrakech station.

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The best way to get from Marrakesh to Barcelona is to fly which takes 5h 19m and costs MAD 500 - MAD 2,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs MAD 2,800 - MAD 3,900 and takes 2 days 9h.

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The quickest flight from Marrakech Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 20m.

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Marrakesh to Barcelona bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Barcelona/Sants station.

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Map of how to get from Marrakesh to Barcelona.
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  • Distance: 1412.9 km
  • Duration: 5h 19m

What companies run services between Marrakesh, Morocco and Barcelona, Spain?

Vueling Airlines, Ryanair and five other airlines fly from Marrakesh to Barcelona every 3 hours. Alternatively, ALSA operates a bus from Marrakech to Barcelona/Sants 3 times a week. Tickets cost 260€ - 360€ and the journey takes 2 days 9h.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Marrakech to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 330€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Marrakech to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 210€
Royal Air Maroc
Website
royalairmaroc.com
Flights from Marrakech to Barcelona via Casablanca
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 270€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Marrakech to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 190€
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Marrakech to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 260€
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Marrakech to Barcelona via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 280€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Marrakech to Barcelona via Lyon
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 410€
Train operators
Moroccan Railways (ONCF)

Morocco’s comfortable and fast train network is operated by ONCF (Office National des Chemins de Fer) and links many tourist destinations, including a high-speed TGV link from Tangier via Rabat and Casablanca to Marrakech. For popular destinations where there is no train service, ONCF-operated Supratours offers connecting bus services from the nearest railway station to places like Agadir, Tétouan and Essaouira.

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Phone
+212(0)537-77-47-47
Email
communication.digitale@oncf.ma
Website
oncf.ma
Train from Marrakech to Casablanca
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 14€
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Moroccan Railways (ONCF)
2nd Class
7€ - 10€
1st Class
11€ - 14€
Train from Marrakech to Fès
Ave. Duration
6h 28m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
15€ - 29€
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Moroccan Railways (ONCF)
2nd Class
15€ - 20€
1st Class
25€ - 29€
Renfe AVE
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Website
renfe.com
Train from Malaga Maria Zambrano to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
110€ - 200€
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
110€ - 150€
Promo+
120€ - 130€
Flexible
150€ - 200€
Bus operators
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 Casablanca to Malaga
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
95€ - 140€
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Marrakech to Barcelona/Sants
Ave. Duration
2 days 9h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
260€ - 360€
Website
alsa.com
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 Fes to Barcelona Nord
Ave. Duration
29h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
85€ - 130€
Website
Eurolines FR
Ferry operators

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Barcelona is 1h ahead of Marrakesh. It is currently 2:41 PM in Marrakesh and 3:41 PM in Barcelona.

Ryanair, Vueling Airlines, Air Europa and four other airlines offer flights from Marrakech Airport to Barcelona Airport.

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There are 2573+ hotels available in Barcelona. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Marrakesh to Marrakech Airport is to line 19 Airport Shuttle Bus which takes 12 min and costs MAD 30.

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