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 Valencia will cost around $ 38 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 32.
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3 h 50 m
4 h 41 m
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Of the 18 buses that leave Barcelona for Valencia every day 14 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 303 km distance in an average of 4 h 41 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 3 h 50 m .
The slowest buses will take 7 h 15 m 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.
|Distance||187 miles (302 km)|
|Average bus duration||3 h 50 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$26 (€21)|
|Bus companies||Alsa, Alsa Supra, Eurolines Switzerland or Infobus|
Buses from Barcelona to Valencia cover the 187 miles (302 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 50 min with our travel partners like Alsa, Alsa Supra, Eurolines Switzerland or Infobus. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $17 (€13), but the average price of bus tickets is $26 (€21). Travelers depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Valencia, Estación de Autobuses.
You can travel by bus from Barcelona to Valencia with Alsa for as low as $17 (€13). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.
Alsa is the main bus company in Spain, a subsidiary of the UK bus company National Express. Alsa offers a wide variety of national and international routes and transports more than 300 million passengers every year. Apart from the Standard fare, Alsa provides ticket types like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes for those looking to save money on bus journeys. While most travelers don’t mind traveling on normal buses with basic services like bathrooms, free WiFi, footrests and onboard entertainment, some others may want to check out Alsa’s deluxe buses like the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium, which provide more luxurious amenities on specific routes.
Please follow the recommendations outlined by Alsa when booking your bus tickets from Barcelona to Valencia due to the coronavirus:
Buses in Spain are a convenient way to travel between cities, with a number of companies offering domestic and international routes. Buses from Barcelona to Valencia are run by ALSA, with a journey time of around four and a half hours. Departures run from approximately 7:00 a.m. at intervals of two to three hours during the day, until 1:00 a.m. in the early morning - including Sundays. Cheaper fares are available on early and mid-morning departures; peak fares apply around 2:00 p.m. and in the early evening.
Buses from Barcelona to Valencia leave from Barcelona's Estacio Nord, quite centrally situated and on the number 54 bus route, as well as near to the metro station at Arc de Triomf. A taxi from Plaza Catalunya to Estacio Nord takes about ten minutes.
Buses from Barcelona to Valencia arrive at Valencia bus station, which is located just to the north of the Botanic Park near the Les Tendetes area, not far from the very center. There are taxi ranks outside the bus station and the nearest metro station, Turia, is a short walk to the west. Metro services run until around midnight.
Valencia is the third biggest city in Spain with delightful narrow streets, large squares with impressive white architecture and the galleries, museums and exhibitions for which it is known as the City of Arts and Science. It also has an oceanographic centre and aquarium.
There are a few bus stations in Barcelona to start your trip from including Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord, Barcelona, Aeropuerto Josep Tarradellas-El Prat (T1) and Barcelona, Estación de Autobuses de Barcelona/Sants. In Valencia you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Valencia, Estación de Autobuses, Valencia, Estació d'autobusos and València, Zalamera BnB.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Valencia, Estación de Autobuses.
Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their buses from Barcelona Sants and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center to get to this bus station.
Passengers arriving in Valencia most often arrive at Valencia, Estación de Autobuses and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from this bus station to the city center.
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