The cheapest buses from Rome to Barcelona

Showing times and prices for Dec 1

Cheapest

$90

Average

$96

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 Rome to Barcelona will cost around $ 96 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 90.

Cheapest
07:45PMRoma, Autostazione Tiburtina22h15 06:00PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
1 changes
$901One-way
2nd Cheapest
05:15PMRome24h45 06:00PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
1 changes
$941One-way
10:10AMRoma, Autostazione Tiburtina22h50 09:00AMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
1 changes
$1051One-way

Timetable Rome to Barcelona

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10:10AMRoma, Autostazione Tiburtina22h50 09:00AMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
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05:15PMRome24h45 06:00PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
0 changes
07:45PMRoma, Autostazione Tiburtina22h15 06:00PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
0 changes

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Tue
Nov 30
$117Flixbus
$61Vueling
Wed
Dec 1
$90Flixbus
$21Ryanair
Thu
Dec 2
$66Flixbus
$21Ryanair
Fri
Dec 3
$73Flixbus
$41Ryanair
Sat
Dec 4
$65Flixbus
$36Ryanair
Sun
Dec 5
$68Flixbus
$55Ryanair
Mon
Dec 6
$105Flixbus
$67Vueling
Tue
Dec 7
$129Flixbus
$93Ryanair
Wed
Dec 8
$94Flixbus
$263Vueling
Thu
Dec 9
$78Flixbus
$108Vueling
Fri
Dec 10
$65Flixbus
$81Ryanair
Sat
Dec 11
$68Flixbus
$67Vueling
Sun
Dec 12
$73Flixbus
$61Ryanair
Mon
Dec 13
$78Flixbus
$39Ryanair
Tue
Dec 14
$90Flixbus
$21Ryanair
Wed
Dec 15
$90Flixbus
$16Ryanair
Thu
Dec 16
$90Flixbus
$21Ryanair
Fri
Dec 17
$102Flixbus
$32Ryanair
Sat
Dec 18
$102Flixbus
$21Ryanair
Sun
Dec 19
$100Flixbus
$21Ryanair
Mon
Dec 20
$89Flixbus
$21Ryanair

The fastest buses from Rome to Barcelona

Showing times and prices for Dec 1

Fastest Journey

22 h 15 m

Average

23 h 16 m

Buses per day

3

Distance

859 km

It's difficult to get from Rome to Barcelona without transferring at least once.

Fastest
07:45PMRoma, Autostazione Tiburtina22h15 06:00PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
1 changes
$901One-way
2nd Fastest
10:10AMRoma, Autostazione Tiburtina22h50 09:00AMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
1 changes
$1051One-way
05:15PMRome24h45 06:00PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
1 changes
$941One-way

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Bus between Rome and Barcelona with Alsa and FlixBus

Find the best buses from Rome to Barcelona with Omio's travel partners Alsa and FlixBus from $65 (€54). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

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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.

    When you buy your Alsa bus tickets between Rome and Barcelona don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

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

    Buses from Rome to Barcelona

    Buses in Europe are an affordable way to travel between cities, with a variety of companies offering both domestic and international routes. Buses from Rome to Barcelona are operated by Flixbus, and Alsa. Most bus services depart from Rome's Tiburtina bus station. Buses from Rome to Barcelona take between 20 hours–22 hours, terminating at Barcelona's Estacio del Nord bus station. Alsa offers a direct route, and most FlixBus services require one change in Genoa or Milan.

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    Rome to Barcelona Bus Cost

    Average prices for buses from Rome to Barcelonas when you book in advance

    Booking Period

    Average Price

    Same Day

    €59

    1 Day in Advance

    €59

    1 Week in Advance

    €59

    2 Weeks in Advance

    €59

    1 Month in Advance

    €53

    3 Months in Advance

    €53

    Rome to Barcelona Buses: General Information


    While taking a bus is slower than flying or taking the train, it is significantly cheaper and can take as little as 20½ hours to arrive in Barcelona.

    • autobus Most Rome to Barcelona buses are run by either Flixbus or Alsa.
    • autobus Most buses are direct, depart from Rome's Tiburtina bus station and arrive at Barcelona's Estacio del Nord bus station.
    • autobus Traveling from Rome to Barcelona by bus takes as little as 20 hours and 30 minutes.
    • autobus Most travelers book their Rome to Barcelona bus ticket 1 day in advance of the travel date.




    Based on Omio's travel data, as the table above clearly illustrates, ticket prices on Rome to Barcelona buses decrease the further they are booked in advance:

    • Rome to Barcelona bus tickets are 10% cheaper on average when booked 1 month in advance as opposed to purchasing a bus ticket the day of.

    About Rome

    Rome, the Eternal City, is the world famous center of history, fashion, art, and cuisine even three millennia after its mythical creation. From the Colosseum to the Villa Borghese to the Spanish Steps, Rome's timeless splendor will be sure to captivate travelers from around the world. No trip to Rome would be complete without a visit to Vatican City, which located entirely within the city of Rome. Vatican City is the home of the Pope, St. Peter's Basilica and the Sistine Chapel.

    About Barcelona

    Barcelona's Mediterranean climate provides the perfect backdrop for the city's unique architecture and vibrant nightlife. Travelers can soak in the Iberian sun on one of Barcelona's beaches or explore the city's lengthy history with an architectural tour. Sample Catalan food at one of Barcelona's tapas bars before viewing the world-famous artworks of Pablo Picasso and Salvador Dali. The variety of activities and lifestyles available in Barcelona makes it a necessity for anyone traveling in Spain.

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    Buses from Rome to Barcelona
    Take the bus to Barcelona easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Rome to Barcelona.
    FAQs
    Am I allowed to travel by bus from Rome, Italy to Barcelona, Spain?

    Travel between Rome, Italy and Barcelona, Spain by bus is: Partially open.

    What is the status of international entry into Spain from Italy?

    International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

    Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Spain from Rome?

    Conditions of entry:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
    • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
    • Health screen upon arrival
    • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
    • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
    • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

    What are the safety rules to follow in Barcelona, Spain?

    When traveling in Spain, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

    • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

    The information above was last checked on 11/29/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus between Rome and Barcelona before traveling.

    Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Rome, Italy from Barcelona, Spain?

    The restriction level for your return bus to Rome, Italy from Barcelona is: Partially open.

    Is my return bus into Rome from Barcelona restricted?

    International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Italy from Barcelona?

    Conditions of reentry:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
    • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
    • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

    What are the safety rules to follow in Rome, Italy?

    The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

    • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask required: Mandatory

    Last checked on 11/29/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Rome from Barcelona closer to your date of departure here here.

    How much do cheap buses to Barcelona from Rome cost?
    Bus tickets from Rome to Barcelona for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $65 (€54)  one way in the next 7 days.
    What is the price of a bus ticket between Rome and Barcelona?
    If you are looking to purchase your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Rome to Barcelona bus to cost on average $83 (€70)  one way.
    How many miles is it from Rome to Barcelona by bus?
    When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Barcelona from Rome by bus to be approximately 533 miles (859 km).
    How many hours is the bus time to Barcelona from Rome?
    The Rome to Barcelona bus duration is on average 22 h 15 min, which is to be expected when traveling 533 miles (859 km) between Rome and Barcelona. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
    What is the departure bus station in Rome and arrival bus station in Barcelona?

    There are a few bus stations in Rome to start your journey from including Rome, Termini (G), Rome, Roma Ostiense and Roma, Via Marsala / Viale Enrico De Nicola. In Barcelona you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord, Barcelona, Aeropuerto Josep Tarradellas-El Prat (T1) and Barcelona, Estación de Autobuses de Barcelona/Sants.

    Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Roma Termini   and arrive in Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord.

    Where is the Rome bus station located? Where is the Barcelona bus station located?

    Passengers booking this route most frequently board their buses from Roma Termini and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center to get to this bus station.

    Passengers arriving in Barcelona most often arrive at Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from this bus station to the city center.

    What bus providers go from Rome to Barcelona?
    For the best Rome to Barcelona bus to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Flixbus, Baltour or Alsa. However, it's always good to check all possible bus providers with services between Rome and Barcelona to compare what amenities they may offer.
    When is the earliest bus from Rome to Barcelona? When is the last bus from Rome to Barcelona?
    You can take the earliest bus from Rome to Barcelona at 9: 10 AM   or take the last bus from Rome to Barcelona leaving at 8: 55 PM. Look for the latest Rome to Barcelona bus schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the bus for this journey.
    How far in advance should I purchase bus tickets between Rome and Barcelona for the best deals?
    The price of a one way bus ticket from Rome to Barcelona is on average $83 (€70) 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 providers offering this journey. In general, you can find bus tickets between Rome and Barcelona available a few months in advance.