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from Barcelona to Rotterdam

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

Our recommendation

To get from Barcelona to Rotterdam on Oct 25 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:50AMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord23h10 08:00AMRotterdam, Conradstraat
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$1171One-way
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08:50AMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord23h10 08:00AMRotterdam, Conradstraat
1 changes
$1171One-way

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Sun
Oct 24
$130BlaBlaCar Bus
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Mon
Oct 25
$97BlaBlaCar Bus
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Tue
Oct 26
$60BlaBlaCar Bus
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Wed
Oct 27
$54BlaBlaCar Bus
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Thu
Oct 28
$110BlaBlaCar Bus
$341Transavia Airlines
Fri
Oct 29
$154Flixbus
$295Transavia Airlines
Sat
Oct 30
$130BlaBlaCar Bus
$354Transavia Airlines
Sun
Oct 31
$134BlaBlaCar Bus
$322Transavia Airlines
Mon
Nov 1
$128BlaBlaCar Bus
$278Transavia Airlines
Tue
Nov 2
$69BlaBlaCar Bus
$210Transavia Airlines
Wed
Nov 3
$44BlaBlaCar Bus
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Thu
Nov 4
$69BlaBlaCar Bus
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Fri
Nov 5
$57BlaBlaCar Bus
$174Transavia Airlines
Sat
Nov 6
$85Flixbus
$300Transavia Airlines
Sun
Nov 7
$81BlaBlaCar Bus
$210Transavia Airlines
Mon
Nov 8
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$174Transavia Airlines
Tue
Nov 9
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$79Transavia Airlines
Wed
Nov 10
$185BlaBlaCar Bus
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Thu
Nov 11
$57BlaBlaCar Bus
$66Transavia Airlines
Fri
Nov 12
$44BlaBlaCar Bus
$61Transavia Airlines
Sat
Nov 13
$44BlaBlaCar Bus
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Travel Information to Rotterdam from Barcelona

distanceDistance734 miles (1184 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or bus
priceTicket price range$67 - $144
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $67 (€55) • 21 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $144 (€118) • 2 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesTransavia Airlines or Flixbus

Take a flight or bus to travel 734 miles (1184 km) from Barcelona to Rotterdam. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $67 (€55). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Transavia Airlines or Flixbus among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Barcelona to Rotterdam.

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FAQs
Am I allowed to travel from Barcelona, Spain to Rotterdam, Netherlands?

International travel from Barcelona, Spain to Rotterdam, Netherlands is: Partially open.

Can I enter Netherlands if coming from Spain?

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

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Rotterdam if traveling from Barcelona?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required

What measures do I need to follow in Rotterdam, Netherlands due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Netherlands must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 10/20/21; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip between Barcelona and Rotterdam.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Barcelona, Spain from Rotterdam, Netherlands?

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

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Spain from Netherlands?

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

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

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 10/22/21. 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 Rotterdam.

What are the ways to get from Barcelona to Rotterdam?

There are 2 ways to get from Barcelona to Rotterdam: flight or bus.

What is the cheapest way from Barcelona to Rotterdam?

The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Rotterdam is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $67 (€55) compared to other travel options to Rotterdam:

A bus is generally $77 (€63) less than a flight for the same journey. Taking a flight costs on average $144 (€118) from Barcelona to Rotterdam.

What is the quickest way to get from Barcelona to Rotterdam?

The fastest way to get to Rotterdam from Barcelona is by flight with an average travel time of 2 h 15 min.

Other travel options to Rotterdam can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 21 h 40 min.

How far is it from Barcelona to Rotterdam?

The distance from Barcelona to Rotterdam is approximately 734 miles (1184 km).

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

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

  • Most travelers board their plane from Barcelona El Prat Airport and arrive in Rotterdam The Hague Airport.
  • Most travelers take a bus from Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord to Rotterdam, Conradstraat (Centraal Station).
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Barcelona to Rotterdam?

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

  • Transavia Airlines can get you to Rotterdam by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Transavia Airlines from Barcelona to Rotterdam for $144 (€118) on Omio.
  • Travel with Flixbus for buses to Rotterdam. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Barcelona to Rotterdam tickets on Omio for $67 (€55).
Can I travel directly between Barcelona and Rotterdam?

Yes, there are direct routes from Barcelona to Rotterdam with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find direct buses with.

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

Where else should I travel to after my journey between Barcelona and Rotterdam ends?
Your trip from Barcelona to Rotterdam doesn't have to end in Rotterdam. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Amsterdam, Brussels or Paris. If you’d like to add Amsterdam, Brussels or Paris to your Barcelona to Rotterdam tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Rotterdam today!
How far in advance should I purchase tickets between Barcelona and Rotterdam online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Barcelona to Rotterdam, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets are costing $144 (€118) one way on average.
  • Bus tickets cost on average $67 (€55) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Barcelona to Rotterdam online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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