How to travel from Barcelona to Palencia

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from Barcelona to Palencia

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

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

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Travel Information from Barcelona to Palencia

distanceDistance347 miles (559 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain, bus or flight
priceTicket price range$29 - $62
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $29 (€25) • 7 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $32 (€27) • 1 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAlsa, Ryanair or Renfe

Take a train, bus or flight to travel 347 miles (559 km) to Palencia from Barcelona. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Alsa, Ryanair or Renfe among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, ferry, flight or train from Barcelona to Palencia.

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Air Nostrum, Ryanair and AVE will get you between Barcelona and Palencia at great prices. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best travel times, prices and tickets for your trip.

Travel 347 miles (559 km) from Barcelona to Palencia comfortably with AVE, the high-speed travel from Spain’s national railroad company, Renfe. As an official travel partner of Renfe AVE, we show you all the AVE travel schedules and the best deals for the Barcelona to Palencia route so you can spend more time enjoying your vacation. Simply check the AVE travel times and tickets for the journey, including the Promo, Promo + and Flexible tickets, and book cheap AVE tickets to Palencia from Barcelona. Renfe also offers discount cards that you can add when buying your tickets with Omio, such as the + Renfe Youth 50 Card and the Gold Card.

AVE travel connect the most important cities in the country in just a few hours and offer a multitude of schedules throughout the day for greater comfort and flexibility. The AVE is undoubtedly Renfe's most popular travel; with its high speed of up to 192 mph (310 kmh) on select routes, AVE is one of the fastest travel in the entire world. All AVE travel have a restaurant, bathroom, WiFi and entertainment on board.

    Alsa is the main provider of travel travel in Spain. As a subsidiary of the UK travel company National Express, Alsa offers a plethora of regional, national and international routes and transports more than 300 million passengers per year. Alsa has an impressive fleet of travel with different levels of comfort and amenities on offer. Aside from the Alsa Normal travel with free WiFi, bathrooms, footrests and entertainment on board, the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium travel provide more luxurious services when traveling by road, depending on the specific route. Apart from the Standard ticket, Alsa offers other travel tickets like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes.

        FAQs: Travel from Barcelona to Palencia

        FAQs: Travel to Palencia 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 Palencia.

        There are 3 travel options between Barcelona and Palencia. You can take a train, bus or flight.

        The cheapest way to go to Palencia from Barcelona is by taking a train, which costs on average $29 (€25).

        This is compared to other ways of getting from Barcelona to Palencia:

        Taking a train costs $33 (€28) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $62 (€53) for the same trip.

        Taking a train costs () less than taking a ferry, which average ticket prices of ().

        A train is $3 (€2) less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Barcelona to Palencia costing on average $32 (€27).

        The fastest way from Barcelona to Palencia is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 25 min.

        There are alternative travel options to Palencia that take longer:

        Getting to Palencia by bus takes 9 h 35 min on average.

        Taking a train requires on average 7 h 5 min of travel time.

        Palencia is approximately 347 miles (559 km) away from Barcelona.

        The average frequency per day from Barcelona to Palencia is:

        • Around 1 bus per day.
        • 2 trains a day.

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

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

        • Buses mostly leave from Barcelona, Estación de Autobuses de Sants and tend to arrive in Palencia, Estación De Autobuses.
        • Trains most often depart from Barcelona at Barcelona and arrive in Palencia at Palencia.

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

        • You can go to Palencia from Barcelona by bus with Alsa or BlaBlaCar. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $62 (€53) with Alsa from Barcelona to Palencia on Omio.
        • You can travel by plane to Palencia from Barcelona with Ryanair, Vueling Airlines or Air Nostrum, and you can find Vueling Airlines Barcelona to Palencia tickets for $32 (€27) on Omio.
        • You can travel from Barcelona to Palencia by train with Renfe, Renfe (3), Renfe ALVIA or AVE. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $29 (€25) with Renfe ALVIA from Barcelona to Palencia.

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

        • 1 direct bus per day with Alsa.

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

        Omio customers who travel from Barcelona to Palencia often also extend their vacation to go to Madrid, Valladolid, Burgos, León or Santander. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Palencia and these popular destinations at a great price.
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