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from Bologna to Barcelona

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

Our recommendation

To get from Bologna to Barcelona on Jan 25 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

12:25PMBologna Airport8h55 09:20PMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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$1671One-way
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12:25PMBologna Airport8h55 09:20PMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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$1671One-way
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12:25PMBologna Airport9h55 10:20PMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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$1671One-way
12:25PMBologna Airport7h55 08:20PMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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$2361One-way
12:25PMBologna Airport4h55 05:20PMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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$4541One-way

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Tue
Jan 25
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$64Ryanair
Wed
Jan 26
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$47Malta Air
Thu
Jan 27
$55Flixbus
$22Ryanair
Fri
Jan 28
$55Flixbus
$48Vueling
Sat
Jan 29
$55Flixbus
$18Ryanair
Sun
Jan 30
$55Flixbus
$23Vueling
Mon
Jan 31
$55Flixbus
$18Malta Air
Tue
Feb 1
$55Flixbus
$12Ryanair
Wed
Feb 2
$55Flixbus
$12Malta Air
Thu
Feb 3
$67Flixbus
$27Ryanair
Fri
Feb 4
$55Flixbus
$12Malta Air
Sat
Feb 5
$55Flixbus
$12Ryanair
Sun
Feb 6
$55Flixbus
$15Malta Air
Mon
Feb 7
$55Flixbus
$21Malta Air
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Feb 8
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$12Ryanair
Wed
Feb 9
$55Flixbus
$100Air Nostrum
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Feb 10
$55Flixbus
$12Ryanair
Fri
Feb 11
$55Flixbus
$26Malta Air
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Feb 12
$55Flixbus
$12Malta Air
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Feb 13
$55Flixbus
$12Malta Air

Travel Information to Barcelona from Bologna

distanceDistance510 miles (822 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or bus
priceTicket price range$16 - $68
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $16 (€13) • 1 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $16 (€13) • 1 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMalta Air or Flixbus

Take a flight or bus to travel 510 miles (822 km) to Barcelona from Bologna. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 40 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as $16 (€13). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Malta Air or Flixbus among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Bologna to Barcelona.

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Travel Tips: Travel from Bologna to Barcelona

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FAQs

Does Spain have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people traveling from Bologna to Barcelona?

Travel between Bologna, Italy and Barcelona, Spain is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Italy enter Spain?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Barcelona from Bologna?

Conditions of entry into Spain:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 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
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Barcelona, Spain?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Spain has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 1/23/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey from Bologna to Barcelona.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Bologna, Italy from Barcelona, Spain?

The current restriction level for returning to Bologna, Italy from Spain is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Bologna, Italy from Barcelona, Spain?

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

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

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 48 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

Which rules do I need to follow in Bologna, Italy regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Italy 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 1/23/22. 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 Bologna from Barcelona here.

What are the ways to get from Bologna to Barcelona?

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

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

The cheapest way to go to Barcelona from Bologna is by taking a flight, which costs on average $16 (€13).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Barcelona:

Taking a flight is usually $52 (€43) less than taking a bus to Barcelona, which costs on average $68 (€56) for the same trip.

What is the quickest way from Bologna to Barcelona?

The quickest way to travel from Bologna to Barcelona is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 40 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by bus can take 17 h 35 min   on average.

What is the distance between Bologna and Barcelona?

The distance from Bologna to Barcelona is approximately 510 miles (822 km).

Where do I depart from Bologna? Where do I arrive in Barcelona?

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

  • Flights mostly leave from Bologna Airport and tend to arrive in Barcelona El Prat Airport.
  • Buses from Bologna to Barcelona most often leave from Bologna, Autostazione and arrive in Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord.

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Bologna to Barcelona?

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

  • Travel with Malta Air to go to Barcelona by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Malta Air Bologna to Barcelona tickets on Omio for $16 (€13).
  • Travel with Flixbus for buses to Barcelona. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Bologna to Barcelona tickets on Omio for $68 (€56).

Where should I go next after I travel between Bologna and Barcelona?

Many of our customers who book a trip from Bologna to Barcelona often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Madrid, Paris or Valencia. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Bologna and Barcelona itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Barcelona and any of these top destinations today!

How far in advance should I purchase my Bologna to Barcelona one way ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket costs $16 (€13) one way on average for this journey.
  • A bus ticket costs $68 (€56) one way on average for this route.

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