There are 7 ways to get from Porto to Barcelona by plane, train, night 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Porto  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Barcelona (BCN) OPO - BCN

$30 - $150

Cheapest option

Bus Autocares Lázara  •  20 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Porto to Lleida
  2. Take the bus from Lleida to Barcelona Sants Station

$21 - $35

5 alternative options

Train to Vigo, fly  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Porto(Campanha) to Vigo-Guixar
  2. Fly from Vigo (VGO) to Barcelona (BCN) VGO - BCN

$37 - $165

Train, Trenhotel via Madrid-Puerta de Atocha  •  12 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Vila Nova de Gaia to Coimbra-B
  2. Take the Trenhotel from Coimbra B to Estación de Salamanca
  3. Take the train from Salamanca to Madrid-Chamartin Ir / ...
  4. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants Ave

$152 - $226

Bus  •  15 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Oporto to Barcelona/Sants

$65 - $110

Train, Trenhotel  •  18 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Porto(Campanha) to Vigo-Guixar Intercity / ...
  2. Take the Trenhotel from Vigo-Guixar to Barcelona Sants Galicia

$155 - $197

Drive  •  11 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Porto to Barcelona 719.7 miles

$160 - $240

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Porto to Barcelona is to bus which costs 17€ - 27€ and takes 20 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Porto to Barcelona is to fly which costs 25€ - 130€ and takes 4 h 56 min.

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The distance between Porto and Barcelona is 901 km. The road distance is 1151.5 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 56 min to get from Porto to Barcelona, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Oporto and arriving at Barcelona/Sants. Services depart twice daily, and operate Sunday. The journey takes approximately 15 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Porto to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Vila Nova de Gaia and arriving at Barcelona Sants via Coimbra B, Salamanca, Madrid Chamartín and Madrid-Puerta de Atocha. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 32 min.

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What companies run services between Porto, Portugal and Barcelona, Spain?

Vueling Airlines, TAP Portugal and two other airlines fly from Porto to Barcelona every 2 hours. Alternatively, ALSA operates a bus from Porto to Barcelona once daily. Tickets cost $65 - $100 and the journey takes 15 h 35 min. InterNorte also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Porto to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from Porto to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from Vigo to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Vigo to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $290
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Porto to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Flights from Porto to Barcelona via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Flights from Vigo to Barcelona via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Porto to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $180
Flights from Vigo to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$21 - $200
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Porto to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from Vigo to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Vigo to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Train operators
Portuguese Railways (CP)
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Porto(Campanha) to Vigo-Guixar
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Vila Nova de Gaia to Coimbra-B
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$9 - $13
1st Class
$11 - $18
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Night train from Coimbra B to Estación de Salamanca
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
renfe.com
Train from Salamanca to Madrid-Chamartin
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
renfe.com
Night train from Vigo-Guixar to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
14 h 54 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Website
renfe.com
Spanish Railways AVE
Bus operators
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Oporto to Barcelona/Sants
Ave. Duration
15 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Lleida to Barcelona Sants Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
alsa.com
InterNorte
Phone
707 200 512
Website
internorte.pt
Bus from Porto - Casa da Música to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
20 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Schedules at
internorte.pt
Autocares Lázara
Phone
+34 (0) 902 23 95 79
Email
info@rutasvigo.com
Website
autocareslazara.com
Bus from Porto to Lleida
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
autocareslazara.com

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