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.

Recommended option

Train to Milan Malpensa, fly  •  6 h 17 min

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

$47 - $213

Cheapest option

Train to Milan Bergamo, fly  •  6 h 40 min

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

$40 - $270

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Train to Geneva, fly  •  7 h 36 min

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

$83 - $277

Train, train to Turin, fly  •  7 h 38 min

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

$57 - $244

Train  •  12 h 5 min

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

$161 - $270

Bus Eurolines IT  •  17 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Stresa - p.zza Marconi to Torino - Porta Palazzo 19
  2. Take the bus from Torino Porta Nuova to Barcelona Nord

$83 - $111

Bus ALSA  •  18 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Stresa - p.zza Marconi to Torino Bolzano 19
  2. Take the bus from Turin to Barcelona

$68 - $102

Train, car ferry  •  23 h 52 min

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

$92 - $157

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 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stresa to Barcelona is to train and fly which costs 40€ - 190€ and takes 6 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stresa to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Stresa - p.zza Marconi and arriving at Barcelona Nord via Fermata 200 - PORTA PALAZZO SUD and Torino Porta Nuova. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 10 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 Genève and Lyon Part Dieu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 5 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 12 h 5 min and costs 130€ - 240€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 17 min to get from Stresa to Barcelona, including transfers.

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Stresa to Barcelona bus services, operated by VCO Trasporti, depart from Stresa - p.zza Marconi 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 12 h 5 min and costs 130€ - 240€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 70€ - 95€ and takes 17 h 10 min.

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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 Eurolines IT, arrive at Barcelona Nord station.

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Map of how to get from Stresa to Barcelona.
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  • Distance: 447.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 17 min

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

You can take a train from Stresa to Barcelona via Geneve, Genève, and Lyon Part Dieu in around 12 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stresa to Barcelona via Torino - Porta Palazzo, Fermata 200 - PORTA PALAZZO SUD, Fermata 252 - PORTA NUOVA, and Torino Porta Nuova in around 17 h 10 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Flights from Geneva to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 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
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $260
Flights from Turin to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $350
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $270
Flights from Turin to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $290
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Flights from Geneva to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
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 Gallarate
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $9
Train from Milano Centrale to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$17 - $21
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$10 - $20
First
$11 - $29
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 - $150
Train from Milano Centrale to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Milano Centrale to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
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 Lyon Part Dieu to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
Bus operators
VCO Trasporti
Phone
800 503001
Website
vcotrasporti.it
Bus from Stresa - p.zza Marconi to Torino - Porta Palazzo
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
vcotrasporti.it
Bus from Stresa - p.zza Marconi to Torino Bolzano
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
vcotrasporti.it
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 Turin to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
alsa.com
Ferry operators

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