There are 7 ways to get from Venice 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.

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Fly from Venice  •  5 h

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Barcelona (BCN) VCE - BCN

$53 - $261

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Train to Bologna, fly  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Bologna C.Le
  2. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Barcelona (BCN) BLQ - BCN

$49 - $268

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Train  •  14 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia 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 / ...

$186 - $279

Bus FlixBus  •  17 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Venice, Venice to Barcelona N740

$65 - $120

Bus Atlassib  •  20 h

  1. Take the bus from Padova to Barcelona

Train, car ferry  •  24 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Genova Piazza Principe Fr
  2. Take the car ferry from Genoa to Barcelona

$121 - $181

Drive  •  11 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Venice to Barcelona 775.5 miles

$180 - $270

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Venice, Venice and arriving at Barcelona. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Venice to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Venezia S.Lucia and arriving at Barcelona Sants via Torino Porta Susa, Chambery-Challes-E and Valence TGV. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 48 min.

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The distance between Venice and Barcelona is 935 km. The road distance is 1240.9 km.

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The best way to get from Venice to Barcelona without a car is to train which takes 14 h 48 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h to get from Venice to Barcelona, including transfers.

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

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Venice to Barcelona train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Venezia S.Lucia station.

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The best way to get from Venice to Barcelona is to fly which takes 5 h and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 14 h 48 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 17 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from Venice Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 50 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Venice to Barcelona.
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  • Distance: 584.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h

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

Ryanair, Vueling Airlines and five other airlines fly from Venice to Barcelona hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Venice to Barcelona via Torino Porta Susa, Torino Porta Susa, Chambery-Challes-E, and Valence TGV in around 14 h 48 min.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Venice to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $250
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Venice to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Barcelona via Nice
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Venice to Barcelona via Basel
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Venice to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Venice to Barcelona via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Venice to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Venice to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
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 Venezia S.Lucia to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$21 - $26
ItaloTreno
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 Venezia S.Lucia to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia S.Lucia to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
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 - $80
Train from Valence TGV to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $210
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 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
$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 Venice, Venice to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
17 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $120
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 Venecia to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
21 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
alsa.com
Atlassib
Phone
(004) 0269 229.224
Email
informatii@atlassib.es
Website
atlassib.es
Bus from Padova to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
18 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
atlassib.es
Ferry operators

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Venice to Barcelona is 1241 km. It takes approximately 11 h 39 min to drive from Venice to Barcelona.

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Alitalia, Lufthansa, Vueling Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Venice Airport to Barcelona Airport.

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Book your Venice to Barcelona bus tickets online with FlixBus and Busbud.

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There are 3377+ hotels available in Barcelona. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Venice to Venice Airport is to bus which takes 23 min and costs .

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