|Avg. Bus Duration:|
4 hours 9 minutes
|Coach Ticket Price:||$35|
|Buses depart from:||Barcelona|
|Bus arrives in:||Valencia|
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.