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from Barcelona to Milan

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

Our recommendation

To get from Barcelona to Milan on Sep 24 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:40PMBarcelona El Prat Airport1h45 08:25PMMilan Malpensa Airport
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$981One-way
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06:40PMBarcelona El Prat Airport1h45 08:25PMMilan Malpensa Airport
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$981One-way
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05:30PMBarcelona El Prat Airport1h40 07:10PMMilan Malpensa Airport
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$1231One-way
02:50PMBarcelona El Prat Airport1h45 04:35PMMilan Malpensa Airport
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$1971One-way
07:35AMBarcelona El Prat Airport1h45 09:20AMMilan Malpensa Airport
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$2601One-way

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Thu
Sep 23
$77Flixbus
$100easyJet
Fri
Sep 24
$74Flixbus
$98Vueling
Sat
Sep 25
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$56Ryanair
Sun
Sep 26
$69Union Ivkoni International
$32Ryanair
Mon
Sep 27
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$76Vueling
Tue
Sep 28
$66Union Ivkoni International
$20Ryanair
Thu
Sep 30
$68Flixbus
$19Ryanair
Fri
Oct 1
$65Flixbus
$17Ryanair
Sat
Oct 2
$43Flixbus
$17Ryanair
Sun
Oct 3
$56Flixbus
$17Ryanair
Mon
Oct 4
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$61Ryanair
Tue
Oct 5
$57Union Ivkoni International
$17Ryanair
Wed
Oct 6
$57Union Ivkoni International
$13Ryanair
Thu
Oct 7
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$13Ryanair
Fri
Oct 8
$48Flixbus
$41Ryanair
Sat
Oct 9
$48Flixbus
$45Vueling
Sun
Oct 10
$43Flixbus
$20Ryanair
Tue
Oct 12
$57Union Ivkoni International
$13Ryanair
Wed
Oct 13
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$17Ryanair

Travel Information to Milan from Barcelona

distanceDistance450 miles (725 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or bus
priceTicket price range$24 - $52
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $24 (€20) • 1 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $24 (€20) • 1 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRyanair or Flixbus

Travel 450 miles (725 km) by flight or bus from Barcelona to Milan. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as $24 (€20). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Ryanair or Flixbus among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or bus from Barcelona to Milan.

Travel from Barcelona to Milan: Journey Details

If you are making the journey from Barcelona to Milan, you can choose between flights, trains and buses, depending on your schedule and budget. The fastest route is definitely flying, which takes 1 hour 30 minutes, followed by trains and then buses. However, the overnight bus might suit some travel schedules, and the need for 2 or 3 changes when traveling by train may put some people off.

Trips from Milan to Barcelona are also available.

How to get from Barcelona to Milan

The Best Way According to our Users

When it comes to choosing a method of transportation from Barcelona to Milan, 95,47% 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 Milan, 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.

Search on Omio to find cheap tickets from Barcelona to Milan. It’s easy to find the most attractive prices and choose your preferred route for your journey. Book on web or app, and travel with your mobile ticket —without the stress of printing your ticket.

Buses from Barcelona to Milan

Buses from Barcelona to Milan are a good option for budget travelers who don't mind sleeping on the bus. Every day, the Italian firm Baltour runs a single service from Barcelona, leaving the Catalan capital at 5:00 p.m. and getting to Milan at 11:00 a.m. the next day. Alsa also offer numerous buses per day. Buses leave from just outside Sants station.

Flights from Barcelona to Milan

Flights from Barcelona to Milan are the most popular and fastest way to travel between the two cities, and plenty of airlines operate on the route - including Ryanair, Vueling, British Airways and Iberia. A direct flight takes 1 hour 30 minutes, and there are at least 9 every day. The first flight takes off from El Prat airport at 6:20 a.m., while the last plane of the day leaves at 9:50 p.m.

Travel Tips

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FAQs
Does Italy have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people traveling to Milan from Barcelona?

Travel from Barcelona, Spain to Milan, Italy is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Milan from Barcelona restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Milan, Italy from Barcelona?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Milan, Italy?

The government of Italy has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 9/22/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Barcelona and Milan closer to your planned date of departure here.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Spain from Milan, Italy?

Return travel to Barcelona, Spain from Italy is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Spain from Italy?

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

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Spain from Italy?

Requirements for reentering Spain:

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

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Spain?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Spain to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Barcelona, Spain was last verified on 9/22/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Barcelona from Milan.

How do I reach Milan from Barcelona?

You can travel from Barcelona to Milan 2 different ways: flight or bus.

What is the cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Milan?

The cheapest way to travel between Barcelona and Milan is by taking a flight with an average price of $24 (€20).

This is compared to other travel options to Milan:

Taking a flight is about $28 (€22) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $52 (€42) for this journey.

What is the quickest way from Barcelona to Milan?

The fastest way to get to Milan from Barcelona is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 30 min.

Other travel options to Milan can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 16 h   of travel time.

How far is it from Barcelona to Milan?

The distance is approximately 450 miles (725 km) from Barcelona to Milan.

Where do I depart from Barcelona? Where do I arrive in Milan?

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

  • Most travelers take a flight from Barcelona El Prat Airport to Milan Malpensa Airport.
  • Most travelers catch their bus from Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord and arrive in Milan, Stazione Centrale.
Who can get me from Barcelona to Milan?

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

  • You can travel by plane from Barcelona to Milan with Ryanair, and you can find Ryanair Barcelona to Milan tickets for $24 (€20) on Omio.
  • You can travel by bus to Milan from Barcelona with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Barcelona to Milan tickets for $52 (€42) on Omio.
Is there a way to travel directly from Barcelona to Milan?

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

  • You'll find direct flights with Vueling, easyJet or Ryanair.
  • You can book a direct bus with Flixbus or Union Ivkoni International.

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

Where else should I travel to after my journey from Barcelona to Milan ends?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Barcelona to Milan often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Rome, Paris or Naples. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Barcelona and Milan itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Milan and any of these top destinations today!
When should I buy a ticket from Barcelona to Milan online to score the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket costs $24 (€20) one way on average for this trip.
  • A bus ticket is costing on average $52 (€42) one way for this trip.

But we recommend booking Barcelona to Milan 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
Milan
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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