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from Catania to Barcelona

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

Our recommendation

To get from Catania to Barcelona on Jan 26 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

03:15PMCatania Fontanarossa Airport2h15 05:30PMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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$1071One-way
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03:15PMCatania Fontanarossa Airport2h15 05:30PMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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$1071One-way
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03:15PMCatania Fontanarossa Airport2h15 05:30PMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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$1071One-way
06:35AMCatania Fontanarossa Airport5h05 11:40AMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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$1191One-way
03:20PMCatania Fontanarossa Airport17h30 08:50AMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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$3161One-way

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Wed
Jan 26
$107Vueling
Thu
Jan 27
$143Malta Air
Fri
Jan 28
$45Malta Air
Sat
Jan 29
$106ITA
Mon
Jan 31
$76ITA
Tue
Feb 1
$45Malta Air
Wed
Feb 2
$36Vueling
Thu
Feb 3
$45Malta Air
Fri
Feb 4
$42Malta Air
Sat
Feb 5
$54Malta Air
Sun
Feb 6
$76ITA
Tue
Feb 8
$48Malta Air
Fri
Feb 11
$35Vueling
Sat
Feb 12
$75ITA
Sun
Feb 13
$59Vueling
Mon
Feb 14
$45Malta Air

Travel Information between Catania and Barcelona

distanceDistance737 miles (1189 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or bus
priceTicket price range$35 - $118
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $35 (€29) • 2 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $35 (€29) • 2 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMalta Air or Flixbus

Travel 737 miles (1189 km) by flight or bus from Catania to Barcelona. 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 flight is the best option with prices starting as low as $35 (€29). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Malta Air or Flixbus among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight from Catania to Barcelona.

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FAQs

Does Spain have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people traveling between Catania and Barcelona?

Travel from Catania, Italy to Barcelona, Spain is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Barcelona from Catania restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Barcelona, Spain from Catania?

  • 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

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Barcelona, Spain?

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

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

The above information was last verified on 1/25/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Catania and Barcelona closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Catania, Italy from Barcelona, Spain?

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

Am I allowed to reenter Catania, 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 Catania 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 Catania, 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 1/25/22. 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 Catania from Barcelona here.

How do I go from Catania to Barcelona?

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

What is the cheapest way to travel from Catania to Barcelona?

The cheapest way to get from Catania to Barcelona is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around $35 (€29) compared to other travel options to Barcelona:

Taking a flight is usually $82 (€69) less than taking a bus to Barcelona, which costs on average $118 (€98) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to get from Catania to Barcelona?

The quickest way to travel between Catania and Barcelona is by flight, which takes on average 2 h 15 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by bus can take 0 h 0 min   on average.

How far is Barcelona from Catania?

The distance is approximately 737 miles (1189 km) from Catania to Barcelona.

When traveling to Barcelona from Catania, what are the departure and arrival points in Catania and Barcelona?

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

  • Most travelers catch their flight from Catania Fontanarossa Airport and arrive in Barcelona El Prat Airport.
  • Most travelers catch their bus from Catania, Autostazione and arrive in Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord.

Which travel operators can get me to Barcelona from Catania?

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

  • You can travel from Catania to Barcelona by flight with Malta Air. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $35 (€29) with Malta Air from Catania to Barcelona.
  • You can take a bus from Catania to Barcelona with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $118 (€98) with Flixbus from Catania to Barcelona.

Can I travel directly from Catania to Barcelona?

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

  • You can take a direct flight with.

Direct services to Barcelona 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 should I go next after I travel from Catania to Barcelona?

Your trip from Catania to Barcelona doesn't have to end in Barcelona. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Madrid, Paris or Valencia. If you’d like to add Madrid, Paris or Valencia to your Catania to Barcelona tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Barcelona today!

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

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

  • Plane tickets are costing $35 (€29) one way on average.
  • Bus tickets are costing on average $118 (€98) one way.

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

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