There are 10 ways to get from Vigo to Barcelona by plane, train, bus, night train 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Vigo  •  4 h

  1. Fly from Vigo (VGO) to Barcelona (BCN) VGO - BCN

$22 - $138

9 alternative options

Train to Santiago de Compostela, fly  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Vigo Urzaiz to Santiago de Compostela
  2. Fly from Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) to Barcelona (BCN) SCQ - BCN

$38 - $164

Train to A Coruna, fly  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Vigo Urzaiz to A Coruna
  2. Fly from A Coruna (LCG) to Barcelona (BCN) LCG - BCN

$51 - $189

Bus to Porto, fly  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Vigo to Porto Airport
  2. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Barcelona (BCN) OPO - BCN

$41 - $166

Train Spanish Railways AVE  •  10 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Vigo-Guixar to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha A
  2. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants Ave / ...

$148 - $199

Train  •  13 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Vigo-Guixar to Barcelona Sants A

$150 - $180

Bus  •  14 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Vigo to Barcelona 9730-9303 / ...

$70 - $100

Bus ALSA  •  19 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Vigo - Arenal to Santiago de Compostela 8719-8717 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Santiago De Compostela to Barcelona

$72 - $121

Trenhotel  •  14 h 54 min

  1. Take the Trenhotel from Vigo-Guixar to Barcelona Sants Galicia

$140 - $170

Drive  •  10 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Vigo to Barcelona 714.3 miles

$130 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vigo to Barcelona is to fly which costs 19€ - 120€ and takes 4 h.

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The quickest way to get from Vigo to Barcelona is to fly which costs 19€ - 120€ and takes 4 h.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Vigo and arriving at Barcelona. Services depart six times a week, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 14 h 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Vigo-Guixar and arriving at Barcelona Sants. Services depart four times a week, and operate Monday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 13 h 40 min.

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The distance between Vigo and Barcelona is 907 km. The road distance is 1142.9 km.

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The best way to get from Vigo to Barcelona without a car is to train which takes 10 h 29 min and costs 120€ - 170€.

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It takes approximately 4 h to get from Vigo to Barcelona, including transfers.

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Vigo to Barcelona bus services, operated by MonBus, depart from Vigo station.

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Map of how to get from Vigo to Barcelona.
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  • Distance: 567.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h

What companies run services between Vigo, Spain and Barcelona, Spain?

Ryanair, Vueling Airlines and three other airlines fly from Vigo to Barcelona every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Vigo to Barcelona via Madrid-Puerta de Atocha in around 10 h 29 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Vigo to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Vigo to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Flights from Vigo to Barcelona via Bilbao
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from A Coruna to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $220
Flights from A Coruna to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Porto to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from Porto to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Vigo to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from A Coruna to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $220
Flights from Porto to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Vigo to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $200
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $190
Flights from Porto to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $180
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Vigo to Barcelona via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Flights from Porto to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Flights from Porto to Barcelona via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Vigo to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from A Coruna to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $350
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Vigo Urzaiz to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
renfe.com
Train from Vigo Urzaiz to A Coruna
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Website
renfe.com
Train from Vigo-Guixar to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
6 h 51 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Website
renfe.com
Train from Vigo-Guixar to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Website
renfe.com
Spanish Railways AVE
Bus operators
Autna
Phone
+34 (0) 986 288 030
Email
autna@autna.com
Website
autna.com
Bus from Vigo to Porto Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
autna.com
MonBus
Phone
+34 982 29 29 00
Website
monbus.es
Bus from Vigo to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
14 h 25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
monbus.es
Bus from Vigo - Arenal to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
monbus.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 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 Santiago De Compostela to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
17 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
alsa.com

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