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from Barcelona to Valencia

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

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

02:55PMBarcelona3h50 06:45PMValencia, Estación de Autobuses
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$381One-way
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10:00AMBarcelona Sants5h08 03:08PMValencia-Estacio Del Nord
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$371One-way
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04:55PMBarcelona3h50 08:45PMValencia, Estación de Autobuses
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$381One-way
07:15AMBarcelona Sants2h40 09:55AMValencia Joaquín Sorolla
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$551One-way
09:30AMBarcelona El Prat Airport1h00 10:30AMValencia Airport
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$801One-way

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Thu
Jun 24
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$38Alsa
$96Air Europa
$153Balearia
Fri
Jun 25
$37Renfe
$38Alsa
$80Vueling
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Sat
Jun 26
$37Renfe
$29Alsa
$96Air Europa
$123Balearia
Sun
Jun 27
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$26Alsa
$106Air Europa
$123Balearia
Mon
Jun 28
$37Renfe
$25Alsa
$53Vueling
$120Balearia
Tue
Jun 29
$37Renfe
$25Alsa
$106Air Europa
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Wed
Jun 30
$37Renfe
$25Alsa
$85Air Europa
$121Balearia
Thu
Jul 1
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$25Alsa
$94Air Europa
$124Balearia
Fri
Jul 2
$37Renfe
$25Alsa
$49Vueling
$121Balearia
Sat
Jul 3
$37Renfe
$25Alsa
$96Air Europa
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Sun
Jul 4
$37Renfe
$25Alsa
$49Vueling
$121Balearia
Mon
Jul 5
$37Renfe
$25Alsa
$40Vueling
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Tue
Jul 6
$33Renfe
$25Alsa
$49Air Europa
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Wed
Jul 7
$34Renfe
$25Alsa
$49Air Europa
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Thu
Jul 8
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$25Alsa
$85Air Europa
$124Balearia
Fri
Jul 9
$31Renfe
$25Alsa
$49Vueling
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Sat
Jul 10
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$25Alsa
$92Air Europa
$121Balearia
Sun
Jul 11
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$25Alsa
$44Vueling
$121Balearia
Mon
Jul 12
$37Renfe
$25Alsa
$35Vueling
$120Balearia
Tue
Jul 13
$33Renfe
$29Alsa
$63Air Europa
$120Balearia
Wed
Jul 14
$33Renfe
$29Alsa
$85Air Europa
$121Balearia

How to Travel from Barcelona to Valencia

The journey from Barcelona to Valencia is popular with travelers in Spain for both business and leisure. The trip between these two coastal Spanish cities is convenient whether you choose to travel by bus, train or plane. Key departure points in Barcelona include Barcelona Sants train station, Barcelona Nord Bus station, and Barcelona-El Prat airport. Return journeys from Valencia to Barcelona are also available.

Trains from Barcelona to Valencia | Buses from Barcelona to Valencia | Flights from Barcelona to Valencia

Barcelona to Valencia Travel Comparison

Average Price

Travel Time

Cheapest Time to Book

buses

€21

4:00 h

2 Months Ahead

trains

€32

3:05 h

2 Months Ahead

flight

€87

2:35 h

1 Month Ahead



What is the best way to travel from Barcelona to Valencia?

Cheapest way to travel from Barcelona to Valencia


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Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from Barcelona to Valencia. Alsa is the main bus company in Spain and operates all the buses from Barcelona to Valencia. Alsa buses take approximately 7:20 h to travel from Barcelona to Valencia and depart 9 times per day. Alsa's buses depart from Barcelona Nord bus station and arrive at Valencia's Estación de Autobuses.


Fastest way to travel from Barcelona to Valencia


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Techncially, flying is the fastest way to travel from Barcelona to Valencia; however, when traveling to and from Barcelona and Valencia's airports is taken into consideration taking a Renfe train is the fastest way to travel from Barcelona to Valencia. Flights traveling from Barcelona to Valencia depart from Barcelona's El Prat airport and arrive at Valencia Airport after 2:35 h of flight time. All flights require a connection. Airlines that travel directly from Barcelona to Valencia include Iberia and Air Europa.


Most popular way to travel from Barcelona to Valencia


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Taking the train is the most popular way to travel from Barcelona to Valencia. While the train is more expensive than taking the bus, the hour saved traveling by train makes up for the additional cost for most travelers. Some of the train ticket cost can be offset by planning ahead and booking your Barcelona to Valencia travel as far ahead of time as possible. All trains traveling from Barcelona to Valencia are operated by Renfe, depart from Barcelona Sants train station, and arrive at either Valencia's Joaquín Sorolla or Estacio Del Nord train station. Trains traveling from Barcelona to Valencia take approximately three hours.


How to get from Barcelona to Valencia

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Barcelona to Valencia, 79,93% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Barcelona to Valencia and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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Attractions in Valencia

Valencia's reputation as a vibrant and international cultural center has made it one of the most popular destinations in Spain for international travelers. Some of Valencia's main attractions include the Valencia Cathedral, the Torres de Serranos, the Llotja de Seda and the Museu de Belles Arts de Valencia as well as Valencia C.F. and Levante UD football clubs.

Travel Tips

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FAQs
What are the ways to get from Barcelona to Valencia?

There are 4 ways to get from Barcelona to Valencia: bus, flight, ferry or train.

How far is Valencia from Barcelona?

You should expect to travel around 187 miles (302 km) between Barcelona and Valencia.

What are the departure and arrival points in Barcelona and in Valencia?

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

  • Flights mostly depart from Barcelona El Prat Airport and arrive in Valencia Airport.
  • Buses from Barcelona to Valencia most often leave from Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord and arrive in Valencia, Estación de Autobuses.
  • Trains mostly depart from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Valencia Joaquín Sorolla.
Which travel operators can get me to Valencia from Barcelona?

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

  • You can travel by plane from Barcelona to Valencia with Vueling, and you can find Vueling Barcelona to Valencia tickets for $42 (€33) on Omio.
  • You can travel to Valencia from Barcelona by bus with Alsa. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $39 (€30) with Alsa from Barcelona to Valencia.
  • You can travel by ferry between Barcelona and Valencia with Balearia, and you can find Balearia Barcelona to Valencia tickets for $153 (€119) on Omio.
  • You can travel by train between Barcelona and Valencia with Renfe, and you can find Renfe Barcelona to Valencia tickets for $35 (€28) on Omio.
Can I travel directly to Valencia from Barcelona?

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

  • You'll find direct bus services to Valencia with Alsa.
  • You can check for a direct train to Valencia with Renfe.

Direct services to Valencia 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 route.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Barcelona to Valencia?
Your trip from Barcelona to Valencia doesn't have to end in Valencia. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Madrid, Alicante or Sevilla. If you’d like to add Madrid, Alicante or Sevilla to your Barcelona to Valencia tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Valencia today!
How far in advance should I book my Barcelona to Valencia one way ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket for this route costs on average () one way.
  • A bus ticket costs () one way on average for this route.
  • A ferry ticket for this trip costs on average () one way.
  • A train ticket for this route is costing () one way on average.

But we recommend booking Barcelona to Valencia tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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

The cheapest way to go to Valencia from Barcelona is by taking a train, which costs on average $35 (€28).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Valencia:

Taking a train is about $7 (€5) less than taking a flight, which costs on average () for this route.

Taking a train is usually $3 (€3) less than taking a bus to Valencia, which costs on average () for the same trip.

A train is generally $118 (€91) less than a ferry for the same route. Taking a ferry costs on average () from Barcelona to Valencia.

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

The quickest way to travel from Barcelona to Valencia is by flight, which takes on average 1 h  compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Valencia by bus can take on average 3 h 50 min.

In comparison, getting to Valencia by ferry can take on average 0 h 0 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 2 h 40 min  on average.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Barcelona
Valencia
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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