There are 10 ways to get from Murcia to Barcelona by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Murcia del Carmen to Barcelona Sants Tlg

$70 - $90

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Murcie to Barcelone 359.7 miles

$34

8 alternative options

Train via Alacant Terminal  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Beniel to Alacant Terminal C-1
  2. Take the train from Alacant-Terminal to Barcelona Sants Em / ...

$66 - $86

Bus via Valencia  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Murcia to Valencia
  2. Take the bus from Valencia to Barcelona

$54 - $82

Bus  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Murcia to Barcelona

$40 - $65

Bus Autocares Grupo Samar  •  12 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Murcia to Teruel Vac-133
  2. Take the bus from Teruel to Barcelona 051

$50 - $96

Drive  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Murcia to Barcelona 361.1 miles

$65 - $100

Train to Alicante, fly  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Murcia del Carmen to Torrellano
  2. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Barcelona (BCN) ALC - BCN

$49 - $196

Train to Valencia, fly  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Murcia del Carmen to Valencia Estacio del Nord
  2. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Barcelona (BCN) VLC - BCN

$60 - $193

Bus to Almeria, fly  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Murcia to Almeria
  2. Fly from Almeria (LEI) to Barcelona (BCN) LEI - BCN

$92 - $355

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Murcia to Barcelona is to rideshare which costs 29€ and takes 6 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Murcia to Barcelona is to train and fly which takes 5 h 14 min and costs 40€ - 170€.

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The distance between Murcia and Barcelona is 472 km. The road distance is 578 km.

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The train from Murcia del Carmen to Barcelona Sants takes 6 h 52 min including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Murcia and arriving at Barcelona. Services depart four times a day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Murcia del Carmen and arriving at Barcelona Sants. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 52 min.

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

Spanish Railways (RENFE) operates a train from Murcia to Barcelona 5 times a day. Tickets cost $70 - $90 and the journey takes 6 h 52 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Murcia to Barcelona via Valencia in around 8 h 30 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Alicante to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Alicante to Barcelona via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Alicante to Barcelona via Mahon
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from Valencia to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Valencia to Barcelona via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $200
Flights from Almeria to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Flights from Almeria to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Flights from Almeria to Barcelona via Sevilla
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Alicante to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Alicante to Barcelona via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Alicante to Barcelona via Mahon
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Valencia to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $200
Flights from Valencia to Barcelona via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$29 - $200
Flights from Almeria to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

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.

Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Murcia del Carmen to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Website
renfe.com
Train from Alacant-Terminal to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Website
renfe.com
Train from Murcia del Carmen to Valencia Estacio del Nord
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
renfe.com
Murcia-Alicante Cercanías (RENFE)
Phone
+34 (0) 902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Beniel to Alacant Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
renfe.com
Train from Murcia del Carmen to Torrellano
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
renfe.com
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 so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with 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 Murcia to Valencia
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Valencia to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Murcia to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Murcia to Almeria
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
alsa.com
Autobuses Jimenez
Phone
+34 (0) 941 202 777
Email
infoweb@autobusesjimenez.com
Website
autobusesjimenez.com
Bus from Murcia to Teruel
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $45
Schedules at
autobusesjimenez.com
Book at
grupo-jimenez.com
Dary Commerce
Phone
+3592917400
Email
info@darytravel.com
Website
dary.bg
Bus from Murcia to Almeria
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
dary.bg
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Murcie to Barcelone
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$34
Book at
blablacar.es

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