Cheap bus tickets from Barcelona to Cartagena

Showing times and prices for Jan 24

Cheapest

$38

Average

$44

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Barcelona to Cartagena will cost around $ 44 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 38.

12:10PMBarcelona7h00 07:10PMCartagena
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$381One-way
11:30AMBarcelona6h40 06:10PMCartagena
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$451One-way
10:30AMBarcelona6h00 04:30PMCartagena
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$461One-way
11:00AMBarcelona6h10 05:10PMCartagena
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$481One-way

Bus schedule from Barcelona to Cartagena

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10:30AMBarcelona6h00 04:30PMCartagena
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11:00AMBarcelona6h10 05:10PMCartagena
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11:30AMBarcelona6h40 06:10PMCartagena
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12:10PMBarcelona7h00 07:10PMCartagena
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Mon
Jan 24
$67Renfe Intercity
$63Alsa
$55Air Europa
Tue
Jan 25
$52Renfe Intercity
$63Alsa
$36Vueling
Wed
Jan 26
$67Renfe Intercity
$63Alsa
$55Air Europa
Thu
Jan 27
$67Renfe Intercity
$63Alsa
$52Vueling
Fri
Jan 28
$67Renfe Intercity
$63Alsa
$55Air Europa
Sat
Jan 29
$67Renfe Intercity
$63Alsa
$52Vueling
Sun
Jan 30
$67Renfe Intercity
$63Alsa
$64Air Europa
Mon
Jan 31
$67Renfe Intercity
$63Alsa
$41Vueling
Tue
Feb 1
$52Renfe Intercity
$63Alsa
$41Vueling
Wed
Feb 2
$37Renfe Intercity
$63Alsa
$34Vueling
Thu
Feb 3
$52Renfe Intercity
$63Alsa
$34Vueling
Fri
Feb 4
$67Renfe Intercity
$63Alsa
$57Vueling
Sat
Feb 5
$45Renfe Intercity
$63Alsa
$41Vueling
Sun
Feb 6
$59Renfe Intercity
$63Alsa
$34Vueling
Mon
Feb 7
$59Renfe Intercity
$63Alsa
$34Vueling
Tue
Feb 8
$37Renfe Intercity
$63Alsa
$46Air Europa
Wed
Feb 9
$37Renfe Intercity
$63Alsa
$34Vueling
Thu
Feb 10
$43Renfe Intercity
$63Alsa
$41Vueling
Fri
Feb 11
$67Renfe Intercity
$63Alsa
$41Vueling
Sat
Feb 12
$52Renfe Intercity
$63Alsa
$36Vueling

Bus times from Barcelona to Cartagena

Showing times and prices for Jan 24

Fastest Journey

6 h

Average

6 h 27 m

Buses per day

4

Distance

500 km

Of the 4 buses that leave Barcelona for Cartagena every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 500 km distance in an average of 6 h 27 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 6 h .

The slowest buses will take 7 h and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

10:30AMBarcelona6h00 04:30PMCartagena
0 changes
$461One-way
11:00AMBarcelona6h10 05:10PMCartagena
0 changes
$481One-way
11:30AMBarcelona6h40 06:10PMCartagena
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$451One-way
12:10PMBarcelona7h00 07:10PMCartagena
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$381One-way

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Overview: Bus from Barcelona to Cartagena

distanceDistance309 miles (499 km)
durationAverage bus duration14 h 30 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$63 (€52)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersBlaBlaCar, Alsa or Alsa Supra

Buses from Barcelona to Cartagena cover the 309 miles (499 km) long trip taking on average 14 h 30 min with our travel partners like BlaBlaCar, Alsa or Alsa Supra. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $63 (€52), but the average price of bus tickets is $63 (€52). Travelers depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Cartagena, Estación de Autobuses.

Bus companies: Alsa from Barcelona to Cartagena

You can travel by bus from Barcelona to Cartagena with Alsa for as low as $63 (€52). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

Alsa

Alsa is the main provider of bus travel in Spain. As a subsidiary of the UK bus company National Express, Alsa offers a plethora of regional, national and international routes and transports more than 300 million passengers per year. Alsa has an impressive fleet of buses with different levels of comfort and amenities on offer. Aside from the Alsa Normal bus with free WiFi, bathrooms, footrests and entertainment on board, the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium buses provide more luxurious services when traveling by road, depending on the specific route. Apart from the Standard ticket, Alsa offers other bus tickets like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes.

  • Average Price: $63

Alsa has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by bus between Barcelona and Cartagena:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Normal conditions apply

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FAQs

How much are cheap buses from Barcelona to Cartagena?

Omio customers have found the cheapest buses from Barcelona to Cartagena to cost as little as $63 (€52)  in the next 7 days.

How much is a bus ticket from Barcelona to Cartagena?

The Barcelona to Cartagena bus ticket price is on average $63 (€52)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this journey in the next week.

How far is Cartagena from Barcelona by bus?

The distance to Cartagena from Barcelona by bus is approximately 309 miles (499 km).

How many hours is the bus time from Barcelona to Cartagena?

The Barcelona to Cartagena bus duration is on average 14 h 30 min, which is to be expected when traveling 309 miles (499 km) between Barcelona and Cartagena. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

Which bus station from Barcelona to Cartagena do I depart from? Which Cartagena bus station from Barcelona do I arrive in?

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Barcelona Sants   and arriving in Cartagena, Estación de Autobuses.

Where is the departure bus station in Barcelona located? Where is the arrival bus station in Cartagena located?

Passengers board their bus most frequently from Barcelona Sants and travel around 1.2 miles (1.9 km) from the city center to this bus station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Cartagena, Estación de Autobuses and need to travel approximately 0.6 miles (874 m) from the bus station to the city center in Cartagena.

Which bus providers should I travel with from Barcelona to Cartagena?

For the trip from Barcelona to Cartagena you can take a bus with BlaBlaCar, Alsa or Alsa Supra. Be sure to check out all possible bus companies that offer services between Barcelona and Cartagena on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

How far in advance should I buy a bus ticket from Barcelona to Cartagena to get the best deals?

The price of a one way bus ticket from Barcelona to Cartagena is on average $63 (€52) if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for buses from all possible bus companies offering this journey. In general, you can find bus tickets to Cartagena from Barcelona available a few months in advance.