There are 10 ways to get from Venice to Barcelona by plane, train, shuttle, bus, car ferry or car

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Fly from Venice  •  5h 11m

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

40€ - 160€

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Fly from Venice Treviso  •  7h 57m

  1. Fly from Venice Treviso (TSF) to Barcelona (BCN) TSF - BCN

76€ - 220€

Train to Bologna, fly  •  6h 40m

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

46€ - 631€

Train to Florence, fly  •  7h 8m

  1. Take the train from Venezia S. Lucia to Firenze S.M.N.
  2. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Barcelona (BCN) FLR - BCN

71€ - 312€

Shuttle to Milan Bergamo, fly  •  7h 32m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Padova to Orio al Serio Airport
  2. Fly from Milan Bergamo (BGY) to Barcelona (BCN) BGY - BCN

57€ - 539€

Train  •  14h 36m

  1. Take the train from Venezia S. Lucia to Torino Porta Susa Fr
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Grenoble Tgv
  3. Take the train from Grenoble to Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud Ter
  4. Take the train from Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud to Barcelona-Sants Tgv / ...

143€ - 262€

Bus via Padua  •  20h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Venezia to Stazione Padova 53E / ...
  2. Take the bus from Padova to Barcelona

Bus  •  21h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Venecia to Barcelona Si

100€ - 150€

Train, car ferry  •  25h 19m

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

98€ - 191€

Drive  •  11h 40m

  1. Drive from Venice to Barcelona 1241 km

160€ - 240€

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The cheapest way to get from Venice to Barcelona is to fly which costs 40€ - 160€ and takes 5h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Venice to Barcelona is to fly which costs 40€ - 160€ and takes 5h 11m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Venecia and arriving at Barcelona. Services depart three times a week, and operate Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 21h 15m.

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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, Grenoble and Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 36m.

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The distance between Venice and Barcelona is 935 km. The road distance is 1241 km.

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The best way to get from Venice to Barcelona without a car is to train which takes 14h 36m and costs 140€ - 270€.

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It takes approximately 5h 11m to get from Venice to Barcelona, including transfers.

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Venice to Barcelona bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Venecia 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 5h 11m and costs 40€ - 160€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 140€ - 270€ and takes 14h 36m, you could also bus via Padua, which costs and takes 20h 27m.

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Map of how to get from Venice to Barcelona.
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  • Distance: 935.2 km
  • Duration: 5h 11m

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

Vueling Airlines, Ryanair and seven other airlines fly from Venice to Barcelona hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Venice to Barcelona via Torino Porta Susa, Grenoble, and Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud in around 14h 36m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Venice to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 140€
Flights from Venice Treviso to Barcelona via Prague
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 340€
Flights from Venice Treviso to Barcelona via Malaga
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 340€
Flights from Venice Treviso to Barcelona via Warsaw Modlin
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday
Estimated price
50€ - 340€
Flights from Venice Treviso to Barcelona via Naples
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 340€
Flights from Venice Treviso to Barcelona via Sevilla
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
50€ - 340€
Flights from Venice Treviso to Barcelona via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
50€ - 340€
Flights from Venice Treviso to Barcelona via Dublin
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
50€ - 340€
Flights from Venice Treviso to Barcelona via Fes
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
50€ - 340€
Flights from Venice Treviso to Barcelona via Manchester
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
50€ - 340€
Flights from Venice Treviso to Barcelona via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 340€
Flights from Venice Treviso to Barcelona via Lamezia Terme, Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
50€ - 340€
Flights from Venice Treviso to Barcelona via Hahn, Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 340€
Flights from Venice Treviso to Barcelona via Brindisi, Bologna
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 340€
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 140€
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
19€ - 95€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Venice to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 150€
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 190€
Flights from Florence to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 750€
Flights from Florence to Barcelona via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 750€
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 140€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Venice to Barcelona via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 380€
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 240€
Flights from Florence to Barcelona via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 270€
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Barcelona via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 260€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Venice to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 600€
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 750€
Flights from Florence to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
170€ - 650€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Venice to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 600€
Flights from Florence to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 650€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Barcelona via Nice
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 230€
Flights from Venice to Barcelona via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 230€
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Venice Treviso to Barcelona via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 700€
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia S. Lucia to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
15€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
15€ - 21€
Base Standard
30€ - 45€
Base Premium
35€ - 55€
Train from Venezia S. Lucia to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
21€ - 70€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
21€ - 28€
Base Standard
40€ - 55€
Base Premium
50€ - 70€
Train from Venezia S. Lucia to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 95€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
30€ - 45€
Base Standard
55€ - 75€
Base Premium
65€ - 95€
Train from Venezia S. Lucia to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 95€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
30€ - 45€
Base Standard
55€ - 75€
Base Premium
65€ - 95€
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 Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11€ - 22€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
20€ - 22€
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Santa Lucia to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
15€ - 45€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
17€ - 24€
Smart Low Cost
15€ - 21€
Smart Flex
30€ - 45€
Train from Venezia Santa Lucia to Firenze Santa Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
18€ - 55€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
21€ - 29€
Smart Low Cost
18€ - 26€
Smart Flex
35€ - 55€
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
45€ - 60€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
45€ - 60€
1st Class
45€ - 60€
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. 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 Grenoble to Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 28€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
12€ - 18€
Rail 1st Class
19€ - 28€
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Grenoble to Valence TGV Rhône-Alpes Sud
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
30€ - 55€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Renfe SNCF
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Bus operators
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Padova to Orio al Serio Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
35€ - 280€
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
35€ - 38€
Private
150€ - 280€
BusItalia Veneto
Phone
049.8206811
Email
clienti.padova@fsbusitaliaveneto.it
Website
fsbusitaliaveneto.it
Bus from Venezia Piazzale Roma to Padova Autostazione
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Schedules at
fsbusitaliaveneto.it
Atlassib
Phone
(004) 0269 229.224
Email
informatii@atlassib.es
Website
atlassib.es
Bus from Padova to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
atlassib.es
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. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are 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
21h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
100€ - 150€
Website
alsa.com
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord
Phone
+34 937 065 366
Website
barcelonanord.cat
Bus from Venezia to Barcelona Nord
Ave. Duration
23h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord
Ferry operators

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The quickest flight from Venice Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h.

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

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Venice to Barcelona train services, operated by Renfe SNCF, arrive at Barcelona-Sants station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Venice to Barcelona is 1241 km. It takes approximately 11h 40m to drive from Venice to Barcelona.

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Ryanair, Vueling Airlines, easyJet 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 Omio and Busbud.

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There are 2573+ hotels available in Barcelona. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Venice to Venice Airport is to line 35 bus which takes 15 min and costs 11€.

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