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There are 9 ways to get from Stresa to Barcelona by train, plane, bus, car ferry 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.

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Train to Milan Malpensa, fly  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Stresa to Busto Arsizio
  2. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Barcelona (BCN) MXP - BCN

$36 - $209

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Train to Milan Bergamo, fly  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Stresa to Milano Centrale
  2. Fly from Milan Bergamo (BGY) to Barcelona (BCN) BGY - BCN

$40 - $270

Train to Geneva, fly  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Stresa to Geneve
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Barcelona (BCN) GVA - BCN

$82 - $275

Train, train to Turin, fly  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Stresa to Milano Centrale
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale Station to Torino Porta Susa Station
  3. Fly from Turin (TRN) to Barcelona (BCN) TRN - BCN

$60 - $265

Train  •  11 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Stresa to Geneve Ec
  2. Take the train from Gare de Genève to Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Barcelona Sants Ave

$158 - $249

STN, bus  •  16 h 25 min

  1. Take the STN from Stresa to Veveri
  2. Take the bus from Novara - Veveri to Torino
  3. Take the bus from Turin, Torino to Barcelona

$54 - $97

Train, bus  •  19 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Stresa to Rho Fiera Re_4
  2. Take the bus from Milano to Barcelona/Sants

$69 - $119

Train, car ferry  •  24 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Stresa to Milano Centrale Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Genova Piazza Principe Rv / ...
  3. Take the car ferry from Genoa to Barcelona

$92 - $155

Drive  •  9 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Stresa to Barcelona 625.7 miles

$150 - $220

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The cheapest way to get from Stresa to Barcelona is to train and fly which costs 30€ - 240€ and takes 6 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stresa to Barcelona is to train and fly which costs 30€ - 190€ and takes 6 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stresa to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Stresa and arriving at Barcelona via Novara - Veveri and Turin, Torino. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Stresa to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Stresa and arriving at Barcelona Sants via Gare de Genève and Lyon Part Dieu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 32 min.

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The distance between Stresa and Barcelona is 716 km. The road distance is 1001.1 km.

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The best way to get from Stresa to Barcelona without a car is to train which takes 11 h 32 min and costs 130€ - 220€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 24 min to get from Stresa to Barcelona, including transfers.

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Stresa to Barcelona bus services, operated by STN, depart from Stresa station.

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Stresa to Barcelona train services, operated by Trenitalia Eurocity, depart from Stresa station.

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The best way to get from Stresa to Barcelona is to train which takes 11 h 32 min and costs 130€ - 220€. Alternatively, you can STN and bus, which costs 45€ - 85€ and takes 16 h 25 min.

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Map of how to get from Stresa to Barcelona.
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  • Distance: 447.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 24 min

What companies run services between Stresa, Italy and Barcelona, Spain?

You can take a train from Stresa to Barcelona via Gare de Genève, Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu, and Lyon Part Dieu in around 11 h 32 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stresa to Barcelona via Veveri, Novara - Veveri, Torino, and Turin, Torino in around 16 h 25 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Flights from Geneva to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $340
Flights from Geneva to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$27 - $260
Flights from Turin to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $350
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $270
Flights from Turin to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$29 - $290
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Geneva to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Train operators
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Stresa to Busto Arsizio
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$8 - $10
Train from Milano Centrale to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$19 - $23
Trenord
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Stresa to Busto Arsizio
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $15
Schedules at
trenord.it
Train from Stresa to Rho Fiera
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $22
Schedules at
trenord.it
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Stresa to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$9 - $20
First
$11 - $28
Train from Stresa to Geneve
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$45 - $90
First
$55 - $140
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Torino Porta Susa Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
italotreno.it
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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Gare de Genève to Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$28 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
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 Genève to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
STN
Phone
0321 472647
Email
info@stnnet.it
Website
stnnet.it
Bus from Stresa to Veveri
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stnnet.it
Gruppo Di Maio
Phone
+39 0827 34 117
Email
info@gruppodimaio.it
Website
gruppodimaio.it
Bus from Novara - Veveri to Torino
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
gruppodimaio.it
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 Turin, Torino to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Milano to Barcelona/Sants
Ave. Duration
17 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
alsa.com
Ferry operators

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The quickest flight from Milan Malpensa Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Stresa to Barcelona bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Barcelona station.

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Stresa to Barcelona train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Barcelona Sants station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stresa to Barcelona is 1001 km. It takes approximately 9 h 35 min to drive from Stresa to Barcelona.

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Singapore Airlines, easyJet, Swiss and Vueling Airlines offer flights from Milan Malpensa Airport to Barcelona Airport.

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