There are 6 ways to get from Ventimiglia to Barcelona by bus and ferry, train, bus, car or plane

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Bus and ferry  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Ventimiglia to Barcelona

$50 - $75

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Train, fly  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Ventimiglia to St-Laurent-du-Var
  2. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Barcelona (BCN) NCE - BCN

$44 - $157

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Train  •  9 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Avignon TGV Tgv
  2. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Barcelona Sants Ave

$129 - $178

Train via Marseille-St-Charles  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles Tgv
  2. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Barcelona Sants Ave

$114 - $173

Bus  •  12 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice to Barcelona

$59 - $93

Drive  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Ventimiglia to Barcelona 440.4 miles

$100 - $160

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ventimiglia and arriving at Barcelona. Services depart twice a week. The journey takes approximately 7 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ventimiglia to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Ventimiglia and arriving at Barcelona Sants via Nice Ville and Avignon TGV. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 53 min.

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The distance between Ventimiglia and Barcelona is 519 km. The road distance is 704.7 km.

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The best way to get from Ventimiglia to Barcelona without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 7 h 50 min and costs .

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The bus and ferry from Ventimiglia to Barcelona takes 7 h 50 min including transfers and departs twice a week.

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Ventimiglia to Barcelona bus services, operated by Autolinee Gambioli, depart from Ventimiglia station.

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Ventimiglia to Barcelona train services, operated by TGV, depart from Nice Ville station.

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The best way to get from Ventimiglia to Barcelona is to train which takes 9 h 53 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 12 h 45 min.

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The quickest flight from Nice Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Ventimiglia to Barcelona bus services, operated by Autolinee Gambioli, arrive at Barcelona station.

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Map of how to get from Ventimiglia to Barcelona.
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  • Distance: 324.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 50 min

What companies run services between Ventimiglia, Liguria, Italy and Barcelona, Spain?

You can take a train from Ventimiglia to Barcelona via Nice Ville and Avignon TGV in around 9 h 53 min. Alternatively, Autocares Grupo Samar operates a bus from Ventimiglia to Barcelona 3 times a week. Tickets cost $50 - $75 and the journey takes 10 h 50 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nice to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Nice to Barcelona via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Nice to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Nice Ville to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
Train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
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 Avignon TGV to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $80
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
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 Ventimiglia to St-Laurent-du-Var
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Autolinee Gambioli
Phone
+41 (0) 79.71.85.806
Email
info@autolineegambioli.it
Website
autolineegambioli.it
Bus and ferry from Ventimiglia to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it

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Ventimiglia to Barcelona train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Barcelona Sants station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ventimiglia to Barcelona is 705 km. It takes approximately 6 h 41 min to drive from Ventimiglia to Barcelona.

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

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