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.
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20 h 26 m
23 h 37 m
Trains per day
It's difficult to get from Bologna to Barcelona without transferring at least 3 times.
|Distance||510 miles (822 km)|
|Train frequency||2 a day|
Trains from Bologna to Barcelona cover the 510 miles (822 km) long trip taking on average 24 h with our travel partners like ItaloTreno. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Bologna Centrale and arrive in Barcelona Sants.
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Italo is a brand of high-speed trains operated by the Italian train company Nuovo Trasporto Viaggiatori (NTV). Its fleet of trains includes the Italo AGV 575, the premier high-speed service reaching speeds up to 186 mph (300 km/h), and the Italo EVO, an eco-friendly train that can reach a maximum speed of 150 mph (250 km/h). Italo offers four different class options, but each train car is modernly equipped with a high level of comfort. You can choose between the Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive classes. Standard services in all Italo trains include bathrooms, free WiFi, power outlets, reclining leather seats, footrests, snack machines and Italo Live (free onboard entertainment featuring a selection of movies, music and games). Italo offers three types of fares with different prices and flexibility: Low Cost, Economy, and Flex.
Italo from Bologna to Barcelona train information:
Travel by train between Bologna, Italy and Barcelona, Spain is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Italy
The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 10/3/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Barcelona from Bologna closer to your date of departure here
Return travel from Spain to Italy is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Italy is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 10/3/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Bologna from Barcelona.
There are a few train stations in Bologna to start your journey from including Bologna Centrale, Bologna Borgo Panigale and Bologna Mazzini. In Barcelona you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Barcelona Sants, Barcelona Passeig De Gracia and Barcelona Estació De França.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Bologna Centrale and arrive in Barcelona Sants.
Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Bologna Centrale and need to travel around 1.6 miles (2.5 km) from the city center to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Barcelona most often arrive at Barcelona Sants and need to travel around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from this train station to the city center.
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