There are 9 ways to get from Tuscany to Barcelona by plane, train, 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

Fly Florence to Barcelona  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Barcelona (BCN) FLR - BCN

$67 - $270

Cheapest option

Fly Pisa to Girona, train  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Pisa (PSA) to Girona (GRO) PSA - GRO
  2. Take the train from Girona to Barcelona Sants

$41 - $183

7 alternative options

Fly Pisa to Barcelona  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Pisa (PSA) to Barcelona (BCN) PSA - BCN

$50 - $274

Train to Bologna, fly to Barcelona  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le
  2. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Barcelona (BCN) BLQ - BCN

$56 - $270

Train to Rome, fly to Barcelona  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Grosseto to Roma Trastevere
  2. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Barcelona (BCN) FCO - BCN

$52 - $249

Train  •  14 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Torino Porta Susa Fr
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Chambery-Challes-E Tgv
  3. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to Valence TGV
  4. Take the train from Valence TGV to Barcelona Sants Tgv / ...

$196 - $296

Bus  •  16 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Firenze Autostazione to Barcelona Nord

$70 - $120

Train, car ferry  •  25 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Viareggio Reg
  2. Take the train from Viareggio to Genova Brignole Fb / ...
  3. Take the car ferry from Genoa to Barcelona

$100 - $159

Drive  •  10 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Florence to Barcelona 681.1 miles

$160 - $240

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tuscany to Barcelona is to fly and train which costs 35€ - 160€ and takes 5 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tuscany to Barcelona is to fly which costs 40€ - 240€ and takes 4 h 32 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Firenze Autostazione and arriving at Barcelona Nord. Services depart five times a week, and operate Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 16 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Tuscany to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Firenze S.Maria Novella and arriving at Barcelona Sants via Torino Porta Susa, Chambery-Challes-E and Valence TGV. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 10 min.

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The distance between Tuscany and Barcelona is 771 km. The road distance is 1089.8 km.

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The best way to get from Tuscany to Barcelona without a car is to train which takes 14 h 10 min and costs 160€ - 260€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 40 min to get from Tuscany to Barcelona, including transfers.

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Tuscany to Barcelona bus services, operated by Eurolines IT, depart from Firenze Autostazione station.

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Map of how to get from Tuscany to Barcelona.
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  • Distance: 481.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 40 min

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

Vueling Airlines, Alitalia and Swiss fly from Florence to Barcelona every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Florence to Barcelona via Torino Porta Susa, Torino Porta Susa, Chambery-Challes-E, and Valence TGV in around 14 h 10 min.

Airlines
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Florence to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Pisa to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Flights from Rome to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $320
Flights from Rome to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $320
Flights from Rome to Barcelona via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $320
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Florence to Barcelona via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Pisa to Barcelona via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Rome to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $450
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Pisa to Girona
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Flights from Rome to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $260
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Florence to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Girona to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Website
renfe.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Girona to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $29
1st Class
$42 - $44
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Chambery-Challes-E
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $85
Train from Valence TGV to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$140 - $210
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 Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Viareggio to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
italotreno.it
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 Grosseto to Roma Trastevere
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$24 - $29
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Viareggio
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$14 - $17
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 Chambery-Challes-E to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from Valence TGV to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
Bus operators
Autolinee Gambioli
Phone
+41 (0) 79.71.85.806
Email
info@autolineegambioli.it
Website
autolineegambioli.it
Bus from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
17 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it
Ferry operators

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