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There are 5 ways to get from Valence to Barcelona by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5 h 20 min

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

$80 - $134

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Bus Ouibus  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Valence - Bus station to Montpellier Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Montpellier to Barcelona City Centre Ouibus

$20 - $28

3 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 / ...

$31 - $54

Drive  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Valence to Barcelona 335.3 miles

$70 - $110

Train, fly  •  4 h 37 min

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

$55 - $196

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The cheapest way to get from Valence to Barcelona is to bus which costs 17€ - 25€ and takes 9 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Valence to Barcelona is to train and fly which costs 45€ - 180€ and takes 4 h 37 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Valence to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Valence and arriving at Barcelona via Montpellier. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 50 min.

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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 20 min.

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The distance between Valence and Barcelona is 452 km. The road distance is 536.4 km.

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The best way to get from Valence to Barcelona without a car is to train which takes 5 h 20 min and costs 65€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 20 min to get from Valence to Barcelona, including transfers.

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Valence to Barcelona bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Valence station.

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Valence to Barcelona train services, operated by inOui TGV, depart from Valence TGV station.

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The best way to get from Valence to Barcelona is to train which takes 5 h 20 min and costs 65€ - 120€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 26€ - 50€ and takes 8 h 50 min.

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Map of how to get from Valence to Barcelona.
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  • Distance: 282.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 20 min

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

inOui TGV operates a train from Valence to Barcelona 4 times a day. Tickets cost $100 - $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 8 h 50 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lyon to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Lyon to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Flights from Lyon to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Valence TGV to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $210
Train from Valence Ville to Lyon-St Exupery(TGV)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $29
1st Class
$42 - $44
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.

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Contact Details
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
$70 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
Bus operators
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.

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Contact Details
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
$11 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Montpellier to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Valence - Bus station to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Montpellier to Barcelona City Centre
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
Ouibus

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The quickest flight from Lyon Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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

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Valence to Barcelona train services, operated by inOui TGV, arrive at Barcelona Sants station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Valence to Barcelona is 536 km. It takes approximately 4 h 58 min to drive from Valence to Barcelona.

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Vueling Airlines and easyJet offer flights from Lyon Airport to Barcelona Airport.

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