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from Barcelona to Granada

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

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

08:10AMBarcelona El Prat Airport1h30 09:40AMGranada Airport
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$771One-way
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08:10AMBarcelona El Prat Airport1h30 09:40AMGranada Airport
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$771One-way
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05:15PMBarcelona El Prat Airport1h30 06:45PMGranada Airport
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$1001One-way
08:35PMBarcelona El Prat Airport1h30 10:05PMGranada Airport
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$1071One-way
08:30AMBarcelona Sants6h22 02:52PMGranada
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$1291One-way

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Sun
Nov 28
$129Renfe AVE
$94Alsa
$77Vueling
Mon
Nov 29
$143Renfe AVE
$96Alsa
$115Vueling
Tue
Nov 30
$129Renfe AVE
$96Alsa
$100Vueling
Wed
Dec 1
$129Renfe AVE
$96Alsa
$107Vueling
Thu
Dec 2
$129Renfe AVE
$60Flixbus
$92Vueling
Fri
Dec 3
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$96Alsa
$115Vueling
Sat
Dec 4
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$96Alsa
$115Vueling
Sun
Dec 5
$210Renfe AVE
$96Alsa
$92Vueling
Mon
Dec 6
$129Renfe AVE
$96Alsa
$84Vueling
Tue
Dec 7
$129Renfe AVE
$96Alsa
$70Vueling
Wed
Dec 8
$129Renfe AVE
$96Alsa
$70Vueling
Thu
Dec 9
$129Renfe AVE
$78Flixbus
$62Vueling
Fri
Dec 10
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$96Alsa
$62Vueling
Sat
Dec 11
$100Renfe AVE
$78Flixbus
$62Vueling
Sun
Dec 12
$115Renfe AVE
$96Alsa
$42Vueling
Mon
Dec 13
$100Renfe AVE
$96Alsa
$62Vueling
Tue
Dec 14
$100Renfe AVE
$60Flixbus
$48Vueling
Wed
Dec 15
$86Renfe AVE
$96Alsa
$62Vueling
Thu
Dec 16
$100Renfe AVE
$90Flixbus
$84Vueling
Fri
Dec 17
$129Renfe AVE
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Travel Information from Barcelona to Granada

distanceDistance422 miles (681 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or train
priceTicket price range$86 - $105
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $86 (€72) • 6 h 22 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $105 (€88) • 1 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesVueling or Renfe AVE

Travel 422 miles (681 km) by flight or train between Barcelona and Granada. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 35 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $86 (€72). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Vueling or Renfe AVE among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or train from Barcelona to Granada.

How to Travel from Barcelona to Granada

Traveling from Barcelona to Granada is simple and fast when you catch a flight. Trains and buses present an alternative to flying if you don't enjoy the experience, but flights will get you to Granada in a few hours, while other forms of transport can take over 7 hours. Budget airlines operate on the route, so you should be able to find an affordable flight. Trains and buses also travel frequently from Barcelona to Granda with Renfe and Alsa providing the trains and buses respectively.

Trains from Barcelona to Granada | Buses from Barcelona to Granada | Flights from Barcelona to Granada

Barcelona to Granada Travel Comparison

  • Bus
    Average Price: €63
    Travel Time: 12h45
    Cheapest Time to Book: 3 Months Ahead
  • Train
    Average Price: €63
    Travel Time: 7h40
    Cheapest Time to Book: 3 Months Ahead
  • Plane
    Average Price: €67
    Travel Time: 1h30
    Cheapest Time to Book: 3 Months Ahead


What is the best way to travel from Barcelona to Granada?

Cheapest way to travel from Barcelona to Granada


Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from Barcelona to Granada. Buses traveling from Barcelona to Granada depart from either Barcelona's Sants or Nord bus station and take at least 12:45 h of travel time to arrive at Granada's bus station. Around 7 direct buses travel from Barcelona to Granada per day with the earliest departing Barcelona at 1:00 a.m. All buses that travel from Barcelona to Granada are operated by Alsa.

Fastest way to travel from Barcelona to Granada


Taking a flight is the fastest way to travel from Barcelona to Granada. Flights depart from Barcelona-El Prat airport and arrive at Granada Airport after approximately 4 hours of travel time when transport to and from Barcelona and Granada's airports is taken into consideration. Flights from Barcelona to Granada require approximately 1½ hours of flight time. Alternatively, trains traveling from Barcelona to Granada take at least 7:40 h to arrive in Granada. Direct flights from Barcelona to Granada are operated by Vueling and Iberia.

Most popular way to travel from Barcelona to Granada


Taking a flight is the most popular way to travel from Barcelona to Granada. Taking a flight is nearly 4 hours faster than traveling from Barcelona to Granada by train and nearly 8 hours faster than taking the bus. The convenient public transportation options from both Barcelona and Granada's airports to their respective city centers also help reduce the total travel time when flying between Barcelona and Granada. There are usually around 8 direct flights traveling from Barcelona to Granada per day.

How to get from Barcelona to Granada

The Best Way According to our Users

When it comes to choosing a method of transportation from Barcelona to Granada, 60,29% of our customers do not hesitate to choose the flight as their preferred way to travel. Nowadays, passengers who want to fly around Europe have more options than ever before. With dozens of budget airlines covering several routes which connect to virtually all European countries, taking a flight to reach your desired destination is easy and inexpensive. The low fares and the short flight time are, among others, some of the reasons why our users choose the airplane as the best way to get from Barcelona to Granada, even if they have to face baggage limitations and long lines at check-in and security control. You can book your flights with Omio to make sure you are always taking the fastest route or getting the best deal. You can also add extra luggage and book securely with several methods of payment such as Apple Pay, PayPal and more.

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FAQs
What are the ways to get from Barcelona to Granada?

You can travel between Barcelona and Granada 2 different ways: flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Barcelona to Granada?

The cheapest way to travel to Granada from Barcelona is by taking a train with an average price of $86 (€72).

This is compared to other travel options to Granada:

A train is $20 (€16) less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Barcelona to Granada costing on average $105 (€88).

What is the fastest way to get from Barcelona to Granada?

The quickest way to travel from Barcelona to Granada is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 35 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by train can take 6 h 22 min   on average.

How many miles from Barcelona to Granada would I travel?

Granada is approximately 422 miles (681 km) away from Barcelona.

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

The average frequency per day from Barcelona to Granada is:

  • Around 1 train per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Barcelona and Granada as scheduled services by flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points in Barcelona and in Granada?

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

  • Flights mostly depart from Barcelona El Prat Airport and arrive in Granada Airport.
  • Trains mostly depart from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Granada.
Who can get me from Barcelona to Granada?

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

  • You can travel by plane between Barcelona and Granada with Vueling, and you can find Vueling Barcelona to Granada tickets for $105 (€88) on Omio.
  • You can take a train from Barcelona to Granada with Renfe AVE. Cheap tickets can be found for $86 (€72) with Renfe AVE from Barcelona to Granada.
Is it possible to travel directly from Barcelona to Granada?

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

  • You'll find 1 direct train per day with Renfe AVE.

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

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Barcelona to Granada?
Your trip from Barcelona to Granada doesn't have to end in Granada. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Madrid, Sevilla or Málaga. If you’d like to add Madrid, Sevilla or Málaga to your Barcelona to Granada tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Granada today!
How early should I buy tickets to Granada from Barcelona online for the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket for this journey costs on average $105 (€88) one way.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $86 (€72) one way for this trip.

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