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from Barcelona to Paris

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

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To get from Barcelona to Paris on Aug 5 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:00PMBarcelona El Prat Airport1h50 07:50PMParis Orly Airport
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$531One-way
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12:50PMBarcelona El Prat Airport1h50 02:40PMParis Orly Airport
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$461One-way
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07:45AMBarcelona El Prat Airport1h50 09:35AMParis Orly Airport
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$611One-way
05:15PMBarcelona El Prat Airport1h50 07:05PMParis Orly Airport
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$611One-way
06:00AMBarcelona El Prat Airport1h50 07:50AMParis Orly Airport
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$531One-way

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Wed
Aug 4
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$63BlaBlaCar Bus
$66Ryanair
Thu
Aug 5
$282Renfe-SNCF
$63BlaBlaCar Bus
$46Vueling
Fri
Aug 6
$256Renfe-SNCF
$50BlaBlaCar Bus
$53Vueling
Sat
Aug 7
$282Renfe-SNCF
$61Alsa
$53Vueling
Sun
Aug 8
$282Renfe-SNCF
$44Alsa
$61Vueling
Mon
Aug 9
$237Renfe-SNCF
$50Flixbus
$46Vueling
Tue
Aug 10
$237Renfe-SNCF
$50BlaBlaCar Bus
$32Ryanair
Wed
Aug 11
$217Renfe-SNCF
$44Alsa
$36Ryanair
Thu
Aug 12
$217Renfe-SNCF
$38BlaBlaCar Bus
$61Vueling
Fri
Aug 13
$217Renfe-SNCF
$44Alsa
$88Ryanair
Sat
Aug 14
$237Renfe-SNCF
$63Flixbus
$114Vueling
Sun
Aug 15
$237Renfe-SNCF
$61Alsa
$97Vueling
Mon
Aug 16
$237Renfe-SNCF
$34Alsa
$61Vueling
Tue
Aug 17
$198Renfe-SNCF
$44Alsa
$66Ryanair
Wed
Aug 18
$179Renfe-SNCF
$34Alsa
$68Vueling
Thu
Aug 19
$217Renfe-SNCF
$38BlaBlaCar Bus
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Fri
Aug 20
$198Renfe-SNCF
$59BlaBlaCar Bus
$84Ryanair
Sat
Aug 21
$237Renfe-SNCF
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$90Vueling
Sun
Aug 22
$237Renfe-SNCF
$61Alsa
$122Vueling
Mon
Aug 23
$217Renfe-SNCF
$44Alsa
$90Vueling
Tue
Aug 24
$198Renfe-SNCF
$43BlaBlaCar Bus
$75Vueling

Travel Information between Barcelona and Paris

distanceDistance515 miles (830 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$25 - $154
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $25 (€20) • 14 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $57 (€45) • 1 h 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus, Ryanair or Renfe-SNCF

Travel 515 miles (830 km) by bus, flight or train from Barcelona to Paris. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 50 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $25 (€20). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are BlaBlaCar Bus, Ryanair or Renfe-SNCF among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Barcelona to Paris.

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How to travel from Barcelona to Paris?

Whether traveling for business or leisure, the journey from Barcelona to Paris is popular among many travelers. This is because travelers will enjoy breath-taking views of the Spanish and French countryside, regardless of the means of transport. They are plenty of buses, trains, and airline companies traveling regularly from Barcelona to Paris every day of the week. The journey covers a distance of 515 miles (830 km), with the main departure points being Barcelona Nord Bus station, Barcelona Sants train station, or Barcelona-El Prat airport. While the key arrival points are Paris' Charles de Gaulle, Orly airport, Gare de Lyon train station, or Paris Gallieni bus station.

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

The most affordable way to get from Barcelona to Paris is by bus, which takes 13 hours and 50 minutes. To save more on the fare, book tickets as early as possible. Most bus companies on this route release tickets six months in advance.

What is the fastest way to travel from Barcelona to Paris?

Compared to all the other available modes of transport, traveling by plane is the fastest way to reach Paris from Barcelona, The flight will take four hours and 50 minutes. The second fastest way is by train, which takes six hours and 15 minutes. The bus is the slowest. This means taking a flight is an hour and a half faster than taking the train and approximately 10 hours faster than taking the bus.

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To find the best tickets for the journey from Barcelona to Paris head to Omio. This website offers tickets from leading bus, train, and airline companies, making it possible for travelers to compare different schedules and prices. The booking procedure is also simple.

Travel from Barcelona to Paris by train

The cooperation of Renfe and SNCF operates all trains traveling from Barcelona to Paris. There is an average of three trains a day between Barcelona and Paris, leaving approximately every 2 hours. All Barcelona to Paris trains are direct and take around six and a half hours to arrive in Paris. The first train leaves Barcelona at 9:00 a.m. while the last departs at 1:00 p.m. There are also overnight trains, which involve a change or two. All trains serving this route depart from Barcelona Sants train station and arrive at Paris Gare de Lyon. From Paris Gare de Lyon, travelers can take the metro or bus to get around Paris city quickly.

Travel from Barcelona to Paris by Bus

Several bus companies operate frequent services between Paris and Barcelona, including FlixBus, Linebus, Eurolines, and Ouibus. Between Barcelona and Paris, there are 17 bus departures, including the night buses. The earliest departure from Barcelona is at around 6:00 a.m., and the latest departure is at 11:00 p.m.  Buses depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey by bus normally takes around 13 hours and 50 minutes. However, the journey time may vary depending on traffic conditions along the route. The departure station for this journey is Barcelona Nord Bus terminal, which is located about 2.6 miles (4.2 km) from the town center, while the arrival station is Paris Gallieni bus station.

Travel from Barcelona to Paris by plane

More than 50 flights travel from Barcelona to Paris every day, with the first flight departing at 4:00 a.m. There is one direct flight between Barcelona and Paris per day, with the fastest journey taking just two hours. Airlines offering direct flights from Barcelona to Paris include Air France, Air Europa, Ryanair, Vueling, and Iberia. EasyJet is the most popular airline on this route. Connecting flights are offered by a number of airlines, including Lufthansa, Samurai airlines, and Transavia France with layovers in one of their respective main cities. Flights traveling from Barcelona to Paris depart from Barcelona's El Prat airport and arrive at either Paris' Charles de Gaulle or Orly airport. The fastest way to reach Paris city once at Paris' Charles de Gaulle or Orly airport use the RER B regional line from all terminals. Travelers can also connect with intercity trains to other locations in Paris.

How to get from Barcelona to Paris

The Best Way According to our Users

When it comes to choosing a method of transportation from Barcelona to Paris, 60,36% 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 Paris, 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
Is cross-border travel to Paris, France from Barcelona, Spain currently allowed?

Travel from Barcelona, Spain to Paris, France is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Paris 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 Paris, France from Barcelona?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Paris, France?

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

  • Social distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The above information was last verified on 8/3/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Barcelona and Paris closer to your planned date of departure here.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Barcelona, Spain from Paris, France?

The current restriction level for returning to Barcelona, Spain from France is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Barcelona, Spain from Paris, France?

Reentering Spain is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Barcelona from Paris?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

Which rules do I need to follow in Barcelona, Spain regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Spain must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 8/3/21. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Barcelona from Paris here.

How do I get from Barcelona to Paris?

There are 3 travel options from Barcelona to Paris: bus, flight or train.

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

The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Paris is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $25 (€20) compared to other travel options to Paris:

Taking a bus is usually $32 (€25) less than taking a flight to Paris, which costs on average $57 (€45) for the same trip.

A bus is generally $129 (€102) less than a train for the same trip. Taking a train costs on average $154 (€122) from Barcelona to Paris.

What is the fastest way from Barcelona to Paris?

The fastest way from Barcelona to Paris is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 50 min.

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

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 14 h 25 min   of travel time.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 6 h 41 min.

What is the distance between Barcelona and Paris?

You should expect to travel around 515 miles (830 km) between Barcelona and Paris.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Barcelona to Paris?

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

  • Buses mostly leave from Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord and tend to arrive in Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine).
  • Flights most often depart from Barcelona at Barcelona El Prat Airport and arrive in Paris at Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport.
  • Trains mostly depart from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.
Which travel companies can take me from Barcelona to Paris?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Barcelona to Paris, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with BlaBlaCar Bus for buses to Paris. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for BlaBlaCar Bus Barcelona to Paris tickets on Omio for $25 (€20).
  • Travel with Ryanair to go to Paris by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Ryanair Barcelona to Paris tickets on Omio for $57 (€45).
  • Renfe-SNCF can take you to Paris by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Renfe-SNCF from Barcelona to Paris for $154 (€122).
Where should I go next after I travel from Barcelona to Paris?
Many of our customers traveling from Barcelona to Paris don't make Paris their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Paris are London, Amsterdam or Brussels, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Paris to any of these top destinations today!
How early should I book Barcelona to Paris tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket costs $25 (€20) one way on average for this journey.
  • A plane ticket costs $57 (€45) one way on average for this trip.
  • A train ticket for this trip is costing $154 (€122) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Barcelona to Paris 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
Paris
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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