How to travel from Barcelona to Zaragoza

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from Barcelona to Zaragoza

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

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

Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
02:15PMZaragoza, Estación De Autobuses
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Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
03:00AMZaragoza, Estación De Autobuses
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Barcelona Sants
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Renfe AVLO
Barcelona Sants
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Renfe AVLO
Barcelona Sants
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Barcelona Sants
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Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
10:45AMZaragoza, Estación De Autobuses
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Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
04:45PMZaragoza, Estación De Autobuses
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Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
05:30PMZaragoza, Estación De Autobuses
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Travel Information from Barcelona to Zaragoza

distanceDistance157 miles (254 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or bus
priceTicket price range$10 - $10
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $10 (€9) • 3 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $10 (€9) • 1 h 23 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAlsa or AVE

Take a train or bus to travel 157 miles (254 km) between Barcelona and Zaragoza. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Alsa or AVE among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Barcelona to Zaragoza.

How to get from Barcelona to Zaragoza

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Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Barcelona to Zaragoza, 66,14% 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 Zaragoza 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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All travel companies: Train and Bus from Barcelona to Zaragoza

Renfe, Alsa and AVE will get you from Barcelona to Zaragoza at great prices. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best travel times, prices and tickets for your trip.

Iryo is a new brand from railway operator ILSA operating in Spain since 2022. Iryo uses Frecciarossa 1000 trains which are modern, can travel at up to 360km/h and have a minimal environmental impact. Iryo’s Frecciarossa trains have different classes, all of which come with free unlimited WiFi, power sockets, toilets and an onboard entertainment portal where you can watch films and TV series. The main classes are: Infinita Class, Singular Café Class, Singular Class, Inicial Class. These new trains take 2 hours and 30 minutes to travel between Madrid and Barcelona. They depart from Madrid Atocha and Barcelona Sants stations, and stop in Zaragoza along the way. Iryo services also cover Madrid, Cuenca, Valencia, Alicante, Córdoba, Seville and Málaga.

    Alsa is the main travel company in Spain, a subsidiary of the UK travel company National Express. Alsa offers a wide variety of national and international routes and transports more than 300 million passengers every year. Apart from the Standard fare, Alsa provides ticket types like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes for those looking to save money on travel journeys. While most travelers don’t mind traveling on normal travel with basic services like bathrooms, free WiFi, footrests and onboard entertainment, some others may want to check out Alsa’s deluxe travel like the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium, which provide more luxurious amenities on specific routes.

      FAQs: Travel from Barcelona to Zaragoza

      FAQs: Travel to Zaragoza 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 Zaragoza.

      There are 2 travel options to Zaragoza from Barcelona. You can take a train or bus.

      The cheapest way to go to Zaragoza from Barcelona is by taking a bus, which costs on average $10 (€9).

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

      Taking a bus costs $1 (€1) less than taking a train, which costs on average $10 (€9) for the same trip.

      The quickest way to travel between Barcelona and Zaragoza is by train, which takes on average 1 h 23 min   compared to other travel options that take longer:

      Taking a bus requires on average 3 h 30 min of travel time.

      The Barcelona to Zaragoza distance is around 157 miles (254 km).

      The average frequency per day from Barcelona to Zaragoza is:

      • Around 6 buses per day.
      • 6 trains a day.

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Barcelona and Zaragoza as scheduled services by train or bus can vary by season or day of the week.

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

      • Buses mostly depart from Barcelona, Pl. Universitat and arrive in Zaragoza, Estación Central de Autobuses.
      • Trains from Barcelona to Zaragoza most often leave from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Zaragoza-Delicias.

      The following travel companies offer services from Barcelona to Zaragoza:

      • Alsa, Infobus, BlaBlaCar, Hife or FlixBus can take you to Zaragoza by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Alsa from Barcelona to Zaragoza for $10 (€9).
      • Travel with AVE, Ouigo, Renfe AVLO, Renfe, iryo, Renfe (3), Renfe Regional Exprés, Renfe ALVIA, Renfe (12), Renfe AVE INT or Renfe Intercity for trains to Zaragoza. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Ouigo Barcelona to Zaragoza tickets on Omio for $10 (€9).

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

      • You can check for a direct bus to Zaragoza with Alsa or FlixBus with 6 direct buses per day.
      • You can find 6 direct trains per day to Zaragoza with AVE, Ouigo, Renfe AVLO or iryo.

      Direct services to Zaragoza 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 journey.

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