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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 Sep 18 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

05:50PMBarcelona El Prat Airport1h25 07:15PMMadrid Barajas Airport
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$681One-way
Cheapest
10:30AMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord7h20 05:50PMAlcalá de Henares
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$401One-way
Other options
09:20PMBarcelona El Prat Airport1h25 10:45PMMadrid Barajas Airport
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$661One-way
08:30PMBarcelona El Prat Airport1h35 10:05PMMadrid Barajas Airport
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$851One-way
11:50AMBarcelona El Prat Airport1h35 01:25PMMadrid Barajas Airport
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$851One-way

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Fri
Sep 17
$40Alsa
$80Iberia
Sat
Sep 18
$40Alsa
$66Iberia
Wed
Sep 22
$40Alsa
$31Vueling

Travel Information between Barcelona and Alcalá de Henares

distanceDistance294 miles (474 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or flight
priceTicket price range$37 - $40
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $37 (€30) • 1 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $37 (€30) • 1 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAlsa or Air Europa

Travel 294 miles (474 km) by bus or flight 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 25 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as $37 (€30). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Alsa or Air Europa among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or flight from Barcelona to Alcalá de Henares.

Travel Tips

Travel from Barcelona to Alcalá de Henares
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FAQs
How do I get from Barcelona to Alcalá de Henares?

There are 2 ways to travel to Alcalá de Henares from Barcelona including taking a bus or flight.

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

The cheapest way to go to Alcalá de Henares from Barcelona is by taking a flight, which costs on average $37 (€30).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Alcalá de Henares:

A flight is generally $2 (€2) less than a bus for the same route. Taking a bus costs on average $40 (€32) from Barcelona to Alcalá de Henares.

What is the fastest way to travel between Barcelona and Alcalá de Henares?

The fastest way from Barcelona to Alcalá de Henares is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 25 min.

There are alternative travel options to Alcalá de Henares that can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 7 h 20 min.

How far is it from Barcelona to Alcalá de Henares?

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

Where do I depart from Barcelona? Where do I arrive in Alcalá de Henares?

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

    Who can get me 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 travel to Alcalá de Henares from Barcelona by bus with Alsa. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $40 (€32) with Alsa from Barcelona to Alcalá de Henares.
    • You can take a flight from Barcelona to Alcalá de Henares with Air Europa. Cheap tickets can be found for $37 (€30) with Air Europa from Barcelona to Alcalá de Henares.
    Can I travel directly to Alcalá de Henares from Barcelona?

    Yes, there are direct routes from Barcelona to Alcalá de Henares with the following travel companies:

    • You'll find direct buses with Alsa.
    • You can travel directly by plane with Air Europa or Iberia.

    Direct services to Alcalá de Henares tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your journey.

    Where else should I travel to after my journey between Barcelona and Alcalá de Henares ends?
    Many of our customers traveling from Barcelona to Alcalá de Henares don't make Alcalá de Henares their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Alcalá de Henares are Madrid, Palencia or Zaragoza, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Alcalá de Henares to any of these top destinations today!
    How far in advance should I book my Barcelona to Alcalá de Henares one way ticket online to get the best deals?

    Before traveling from Barcelona to Alcalá de Henares, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

    • A bus ticket for this journey costs on average $40 (€32) one way.
    • A plane ticket is costing on average $37 (€30) one way for this route.

    But we recommend booking Barcelona to Alcalá de Henares tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

    Stations

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Barcelona
    Alcalá de Henares
    Barcelona, Estacion de Autobuses de Sants
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    Estació d'autobusos Barcelona-Nord
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    Barcelona Estació De França
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