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from Barcelona to Coimbra

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Travel Information from Barcelona to Coimbra

distanceDistance557 miles (899 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or bus
priceTicket price range$10 - $89
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $10 (€8) • 1 h 55 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $10 (€8) • 1 h 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRyanair or Alsa

Take a flight or bus to travel 557 miles (899 km) to Coimbra from Barcelona. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 55 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as $10 (€8). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Ryanair or Alsa among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Barcelona to Coimbra.

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FAQs

What are the international travel restrictions for Portugal due to COVID-19 if I’m traveling to Coimbra from Barcelona?

Travel between Barcelona, Spain and Coimbra, Portugal is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Spain enter Portugal?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Coimbra from Barcelona?

Conditions of entry into Portugal:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Portugal: Azores, Madeira
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Coimbra, Portugal?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Portugal has imposed the following measures:

  • Physical distance requirement: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information was last checked on 1/24/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey between Barcelona and Coimbra.

Are there restrictions on reentering Spain from Coimbra, Portugal due to the coronavirus pandemic?

The restriction level for your return to Barcelona, Spain from Portugal is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Barcelona from Coimbra restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into Spain:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 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
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Barcelona, Spain?

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

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

This information about your return travel to Spain was last checked on 1/25/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Barcelona from Coimbra closer to your date of departure here.

How do I go from Barcelona to Coimbra?

There are 2 ways to get from Barcelona to Coimbra: flight or bus.

What is the cheapest way to travel between Barcelona and Coimbra?

The cheapest way to travel between Barcelona and Coimbra is by taking a flight with an average price of $10 (€8).

This is compared to other travel options to Coimbra:

Taking a flight is about $79 (€66) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $89 (€74) for this trip.

What is the quickest way to get from Barcelona to Coimbra?

The fastest way from Barcelona to Coimbra is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 55 min.

There are alternative travel options to Coimbra that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Coimbra by bus can take on average 22 h 6 min.

How far is it from Barcelona to Coimbra?

The Barcelona to Coimbra distance is around 557 miles (899 km).

When traveling from Barcelona to Coimbra, what are the departure and arrival points in Barcelona and Coimbra?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Barcelona to Coimbra:

  • Most travelers take a bus from Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord to Coimbra, Rodoviária Da Beira Litoral SA.

Which travel companies can get me from Barcelona to Coimbra?

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

  • Ryanair can take you to Coimbra by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Ryanair from Barcelona to Coimbra for $10 (€8).
  • Travel with Alsa for buses to Coimbra. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Alsa Barcelona to Coimbra tickets on Omio for $89 (€74).

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Barcelona to Coimbra?

Your trip from Barcelona to Coimbra doesn't have to end in Coimbra. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Lisbon, Porto or Madrid. If you’d like to add Lisbon, Porto or Madrid to your Barcelona to Coimbra tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Coimbra today!

How early should I buy tickets from Barcelona to Coimbra online for the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets are costing on average $10 (€8) one way.
  • Bus tickets are costing $89 (€74) one way on average.

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

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