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from Arles to Barcelona

You can get from Arles to Barcelona by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Arles to Barcelona on Nov 28 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

12:12PMArles4h41 04:53PMBarcelona Sants
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$1301One-way
Cheapest
01:13PMArles6h20 07:33PMBarcelona Sants
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$1191One-way
Other options
10:44AMArles6h09 04:53PMBarcelona Sants
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$1391One-way
09:43AMArles7h10 04:53PMBarcelona Sants
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$1391One-way
06:25PMMarseille Provence Airport3h55 10:20PMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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$3291One-way

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Travel Information from Arles to Barcelona

distanceDistance202 miles (325 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$35 - $172
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $35 (€29) • 3 h 39 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $46 (€38) • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesVueling, Gnv or Renfe-SNCF

Travel 202 miles (325 km) by flight, ferry or train to Barcelona from Arles. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $35 (€29). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Vueling, Gnv or Renfe-SNCF among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Arles to Barcelona.

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FAQs
Is cross-border travel to Barcelona, Spain from Arles, France currently allowed?

International travel from Arles, France to Barcelona, Spain is: Partially open.

Can I enter Spain if coming from France?

Entry into Spain is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Barcelona if traveling from Arles?

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 measures do I need to follow in Barcelona, Spain due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Spain must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 11/26/21; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip from Arles to Barcelona.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Arles, France from Barcelona, Spain?

The restriction level for your return to Arles, France from Spain is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Arles from Barcelona restricted?

Entry into France is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Arles from Barcelona?

Conditions of reentry into France:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Arles, France?

You should observe these safety measures in France as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information about your return travel to France was last checked on 11/26/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Arles from Barcelona closer to your date of departure here.

How do I get from Arles to Barcelona?

You can travel from Arles to Barcelona 3 different ways: flight, ferry or train.

What is the cheapest way from Arles to Barcelona?

The cheapest way to go to Barcelona from Arles is by taking a train, which costs on average $35 (€29).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Barcelona:

A train is generally $11 (€9) less than a flight for the same journey. Taking a flight costs on average $46 (€38) from Arles to Barcelona.

Taking a train is usually $137 (€113) less than taking a ferry to Barcelona, which costs on average $172 (€142) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way from Arles to Barcelona?

The fastest way to get to Barcelona from Arles is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 15 min.

Other travel options to Barcelona can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Barcelona by ferry can take on average 0 h 0 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 3 h 39 min   of travel time.

How far is Barcelona from Arles?

The distance from Arles to Barcelona is approximately 202 miles (325 km).

How many services a day are there from Arles to Barcelona?

The average frequency per day from Arles to Barcelona is:

  • Around 2 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Barcelona from Arles as scheduled services by flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Arles to Barcelona?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Arles to Barcelona:

  • Trains most often depart from Arles at Arles and arrive in Barcelona at Barcelona Sants.
Which travel operators can get me to Barcelona from Arles?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Arles to Barcelona, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Vueling for flights to Barcelona. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Vueling Arles to Barcelona tickets on Omio for $46 (€38).
  • Gnv can get you to Barcelona by ferry. You can find a good deal for ferry tickets with Gnv from Arles to Barcelona for $172 (€142) on Omio.
  • Renfe-SNCF can take you to Barcelona by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Renfe-SNCF from Arles to Barcelona for $35 (€29).
Where else should I travel to after my journey from Arles to Barcelona ends?
Omio customers who travel from Arles to Barcelona often also extend their vacation to go to Madrid, Paris or Valencia. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Barcelona and these popular destinations at a great price.
How far in advance should I buy tickets from Arles to Barcelona online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Arles to Barcelona, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets cost on average $46 (€38) one way.
  • Ferry tickets are costing on average $172 (€142) one way.
  • Train tickets cost $35 (€29) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Arles to Barcelona online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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