How to travel from Barcelona to Marbella

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Travel Information from Barcelona to Marbella

distanceDistance505 miles (814 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or flight
priceTicket price range- $127
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $34 (€29) • 1 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $34 (€29) • 1 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAlsa, Vueling Airlines or iryo

Take a bus or flight to travel 505 miles (814 km) to Marbella from Barcelona. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Alsa, Vueling Airlines or iryo among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Barcelona to Marbella.

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from Barcelona to Marbella

How to get from Barcelona to Marbella by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

The best way to travel from Barcelona to Marbella is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
11:55PMMarbella, Estación De Autobuses
1 transfer
Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
05:55AMMarbella, Estación De Autobuses
0 transfers
Barcelona El Prat Airport (BCN)
08:30AMMalaga Airport (AGP)
0 transfers
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Barcelona El Prat Airport (BCN)
10:35PMMalaga Airport (AGP)
0 transfers
Barcelona El Prat Airport (BCN)
11:45PMMalaga Airport (AGP)
0 transfers
Barcelona El Prat Airport (BCN)
10:50AMMalaga Airport (AGP)
0 transfers

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Find the best trip from Barcelona to Marbella with AVE, Vueling Airlines and Air Europa. Comparing schedules and prices and booking the most convenient trip has never been easier with over 1000 travel companies on Omio.

Looking for a comfortable way to travel from Barcelona to Marbella? Reserve your Renfe AVE travel from Barcelona to Marbella with Omio today! Renfe is Spain’s national travel company that offers a wide variety of connections throughout the country as well as France and Portugal, including the Barcelona to Marbella trip. Omio shows you current AVE schedules and tickets to cover the 505 miles (814 km) distance. You can choose from ticket options like Promo, Promo + or Flexible for the best deals on this journey. Renfe discount cards, such as the Renfe Gold Card and the + Renfe Youth 50 Card, can also be applied when purchasing your AVE ticket on Omio.

As the main high-speed travel service in Spain, AVE provides amenities like a restaurant, bathrooms, WiFi access, and onboard entertainment on its routes. AVE covers long distances and connects major cities in Spain in just a few hours thanks to its high speed. These travel can reach speeds up to 192 mph (310 kmh) on select routes, making AVE travel one of the fastest in the entire world. AVE offers all travelers ultimate comfort, flexibility and convenience, and on Omio you can book AVE tickets in a few steps!

    Alsa is the main travel company in Spain, a subsidiary of the UK travel company National Express. Alsa offers a wide variety of national and international routes and transports more than 300 million passengers every year. Apart from the Standard fare, Alsa provides ticket types like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes for those looking to save money on travel journeys. While most travelers don’t mind traveling on normal travel with basic services like bathrooms, free WiFi, footrests and onboard entertainment, some others may want to check out Alsa’s deluxe travel like the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium, which provide more luxurious amenities on specific routes.

      Vueling is one of Spain’s leading low-cost airlines where you can choose between Basic, Optima or Time Flex tickets for your next travel to Marbella from Barcelona.

        FAQs: Travel from Barcelona to Marbella

        FAQs: Travel to Marbella 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 Marbella.

        You can get to Marbella from Barcelona 2 different ways: bus or flight.

        The cheapest way to travel between Barcelona and Marbella is a flight with an average price of $34 (€29).

        This is compared to other travel options from Barcelona to Marbella:

        A flight is $93 (€80) less than a bus with an average ticket price of $127 (€109) from Barcelona to Marbella.

        Taking a flight costs () less than taking a train, which costs on average () for the same trip.

        The fastest way from Barcelona to Marbella is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 35 min.

        There are alternative travel options to Marbella that take longer:

        Bus takes on average 15 h 45 min.

        The Barcelona to Marbella distance is around 505 miles (814 km).

        The average frequency per day from Barcelona to Marbella is:

        • 1 bus a day.

        However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Marbella from Barcelona as scheduled services by bus or flight can vary by season or day of the week.

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

        • Buses mostly depart from Barcelona, Estación de Autobuses de Sants and arrive in Marbella, Estación De Autobuses.
        • Trains mostly leave from Barcelona Sants and tend to arrive in Marbella, Estación Avanza.

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

        • You can travel by bus to Marbella from Barcelona with Alsa or BlaBlaCar, and you can find Alsa Barcelona to Marbella tickets for $127 (€109) on Omio.
        • You can travel by plane between Barcelona and Marbella with Vueling Airlines, Ryanair, Air Europa, PGA-Portugalia Airlines or Iberia, and you can find Vueling Airlines Barcelona to Marbella tickets for $34 (€29) on Omio.

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

        • Direct bus available with Alsa 1 direct bus per day.

        Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Marbella 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 Marbella.

        Many of our customers who book a trip from Barcelona to Marbella often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Málaga, Madrid, Seville, Torremolinos or Granada. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Barcelona and Marbella itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Marbella and any of these top destinations today!
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