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from Barcelona to Alcalá de Henares

You can get from Barcelona to Alcalá de Henares by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Barcelona to Alcalá de Henares on Jan 25 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:30PMBarcelona El Prat Airport1h30 10:00PMMadrid Barajas Airport
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$301One-way
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08:30PMBarcelona El Prat Airport1h30 10:00PMMadrid Barajas Airport
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$301One-way
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09:35AMBarcelona El Prat Airport1h25 11:00AMMadrid Barajas Airport
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$551One-way
07:30AMBarcelona El Prat Airport1h20 08:50AMMadrid Barajas Airport
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$601One-way
10:05AMBarcelona El Prat Airport1h25 11:30AMMadrid Barajas Airport
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$631One-way

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Travel Information to Alcalá de Henares from Barcelona

distanceDistance294 miles (474 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or flight
priceTicket price range$38 - $54
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $38 (€32) • 7 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $54 (€45) • 1 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAlsa or Vueling

Take a bus or flight to travel 294 miles (474 km) between Barcelona and Alcalá de Henares. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $38 (€32). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Alsa or Vueling among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Barcelona to Alcalá de Henares.

Travel Tips: Travel from Barcelona to Alcalá de Henares

Travel to Alcalá de Henares 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 Barcelona to Alcalá de Henares.
FAQs

How do I go from Barcelona to Alcalá de Henares?

You can travel between Barcelona and Alcalá de Henares 2 different ways: bus or flight.

How do I get from Barcelona to Alcalá de Henares the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Alcalá de Henares is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $38 (€32) compared to other travel options to Alcalá de Henares:

A bus is $16 (€13) less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Barcelona to Alcalá de Henares costing on average $54 (€45).

What is the quickest way from Barcelona to Alcalá de Henares?

The fastest way to get to Alcalá de Henares from Barcelona is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 20 min.

Other travel options to Alcalá de Henares can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 7 h 20 min   of travel time.

How far is it from Barcelona to Alcalá de Henares?

The Barcelona to Alcalá de Henares distance is around 294 miles (474 km).

When traveling between Barcelona and Alcalá de Henares, what are the departure and arrival points in Barcelona and Alcalá de Henares?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Barcelona to Alcalá de Henares:

  • Buses most often depart from Barcelona at Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord and arrive in Alcalá de Henares at Alcalá de Henares, Vía Complutense.

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Barcelona to Alcalá de Henares?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Barcelona to Alcalá de Henares:

  • You can go to Alcalá de Henares from Barcelona by bus with Alsa. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $38 (€32) with Alsa from Barcelona to Alcalá de Henares on Omio.
  • You can go to Alcalá de Henares from Barcelona by plane with Vueling. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $54 (€45) with Vueling from Barcelona to Alcalá de Henares on Omio.

Where should I go next after I travel between Barcelona and Alcalá de Henares?

Omio customers who travel from Barcelona to Alcalá de Henares often also extend their vacation to go to Madrid, Palencia or Zaragoza. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Alcalá de Henares and these popular destinations at a great price.

How far in advance should I buy my Barcelona to Alcalá de Henares one way ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $38 (€32) one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average $54 (€45) one way.

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