There are 7 ways to get from Valence to Barcelona by train, bus, 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  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Valence TGV to Barcelona Sants Tgv / ...

$76 - $135

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Valence - Bus Station to Montpellier Paris centre - Bercy > Lyon - gare routière Perrache > Valence sud > Nîmes > Montpellier / ...
  2. Take the bus from Montpellier to Barcelona City Center Marseille - gare routière St-Charles > Montpellier > Barcelone

$21 - $29

5 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Valence to Montpellier 740
  2. Take the bus from Montpellier to Barcelona 728 / ...

$32 - $55

Drive  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Valence to Barcelona 335.3 miles

$70 - $110

Train to Lyon, fly  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Valence Ville to Lyon-St Exupery(TGV)
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Barcelona (BCN) LYS - BCN

$58 - $192

Train to Marseille, fly  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Valence TGV to Aix-en-Provence TGV
  2. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Barcelona (BCN) MRS - BCN

$84 - $234

Train, train to Geneva, fly  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Valence Ville to Lyon Part Dieu
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
  3. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Barcelona (BCN) GVA - BCN

$85 - $252

What companies run services between Valence, France and Barcelona, Spain?

TGV operates a train from Valence to Barcelona 3 times a day. Tickets cost $105 - $120 and the journey takes 4 h 13 min. SNCF also services this route once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Valence to Barcelona via Montpellier in around 7 h 58 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lyon to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
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 Lyon to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Flights from Marseille to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $230
Flights from Geneva to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $260
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
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Valence TGV to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$105 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$105 - $120
1st Class
$130 - $210
Train from Valence Ville to Lyon-St Exupery(TGV)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $31
1st Class
$45 - $46
Train from Valence TGV to Aix-en-Provence TGV
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$39 - $43
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$39 - $43
1st Class
$45 - $80
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$31 - $34
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$31 - $34
1st Class
$35 - $65
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Valence TGV to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Valence Ville to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lyon-Part-Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Valence - Bus Station to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Montpellier to Barcelona City Center
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Valence to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Montpellier to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Valence to Barcelona?

The distance between Valence and Barcelona is 452 km. The road distance is 536 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Valence to Barcelona?

The cheapest way to get from Valence to Barcelona is to bus which costs 17€ - 24€ and takes 7 h 58 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Valence to Barcelona?

The quickest way to get from Valence to Barcelona is to train and fly which takes 4 h 26 min and costs 45€ - 160€.

Is there a direct train between Valence and Barcelona?

No, there is no direct train from Valence to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Valence Ville and arriving at Barcelona Sants via Valence TGV. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 24 min.

Is there a direct bus between Valence and Barcelona?

No, there is no direct bus from Valence to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Valence - Bus Station and arriving at Barcelona City Center via Montpellier. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 58 min.

How long does it take to get from Valence to Barcelona?

It takes approximately 5 h 24 min to get from Valence to Barcelona, including transfers.