How to travel from Barcelona to Cuenca

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from Barcelona to Cuenca

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

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To get from Barcelona to Cuenca on Oct 05 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:30PMBarcelona El Prat Airport1h25 09:55PMMadrid Barajas Airport
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08:30PMBarcelona El Prat Airport1h25 09:55PMMadrid Barajas Airport
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11:50AMBarcelona El Prat Airport1h30 01:20PMMadrid Barajas Airport
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04:20PMBarcelona El Prat Airport1h25 05:45PMMadrid Barajas Airport
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Travel Information between Barcelona and Cuenca

distanceDistance242 miles (390 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$12 - $103
fastestFastest modeFlight • $103 (€99) • 1 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSamar or Air Europa

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 242 miles (390 km) from Barcelona to Cuenca. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Samar or Air Europa among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or flight from Barcelona to Cuenca.

Travel Tips: Travel from Barcelona to Cuenca

Travel Tips: Travel to Cuenca 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 Cuenca.

You can travel between Barcelona and Cuenca 4 different ways: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to go to Cuenca from Barcelona is by taking a train, which costs on average $12 (€12).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Cuenca:

A train is generally $37 (€36) less than a bus for the same trip. Taking a bus costs on average $50 (€48) from Barcelona to Cuenca.

Taking a train is about $91 (€87) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $103 (€99) for this route.

The fastest way from Barcelona to Cuenca is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 20 min.

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

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 8 h 45 min.

In comparison, getting to Cuenca by train can take on average 0 h 0 min.

The distance from Barcelona to Cuenca is approximately 242 miles (390 km).

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

  • Most travelers take a bus from Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord to Cuenca, Fermín Caballero.
  • Most travelers take a train from Barcelona Sants to Cuenca Fernando Zóbel.

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

  • You can travel by bus between Barcelona and Cuenca with Samar, and you can find Samar Barcelona to Cuenca tickets for $50 (€48) on Omio.
  • You can take a flight from Barcelona to Cuenca with Air Europa. Cheap tickets can be found for $103 (€99) with Air Europa from Barcelona to Cuenca.

Yes, there are direct services available from Barcelona to Cuenca with the following travel companies:

  • You can book a direct bus with BlaBlaCar.
  • You can book a direct flight with Vueling, Air Europa or Iberia.

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

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

Before traveling from Barcelona to Cuenca, 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 route costs on average $50 (€48) one way.
  • A plane ticket for this journey costs on average $103 (€99) one way.
  • A train ticket for this trip is costing $12 (€12) one way on average.

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

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