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from Florence to Barcelona

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

Our recommendation

To get from Florence to Barcelona on Dec 9 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:15PMFlorence Peretola Airport1h40 08:55PMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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$1411One-way
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07:15PMFlorence Peretola Airport1h40 08:55PMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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$1411One-way

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Wed
Dec 8
$79Flixbus
$443Vueling
Thu
Dec 9
$65Flixbus
$141Vueling
Fri
Dec 10
$65Flixbus
$232Vueling
Sat
Dec 11
$77Flixbus
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Sun
Dec 12
$60Flixbus
$197Vueling
Mon
Dec 13
$84Flixbus
$122Vueling
Tue
Dec 14
$84Flixbus
$56Vueling
Wed
Dec 15
$101Flixbus
$91Vueling
Thu
Dec 16
$77Flixbus
$61Vueling
Fri
Dec 17
$105Flixbus
$91Vueling
Sat
Dec 18
$120Flixbus
$66Vueling
Sun
Dec 19
$79Flixbus
$47Vueling
Mon
Dec 20
$89Flixbus
$47Vueling
Tue
Dec 21
$150Flixbus
$72Vueling
Wed
Dec 22
$115Flixbus
$66Vueling
Thu
Dec 23
$132Flixbus
$91Vueling
Fri
Dec 24
$89Flixbus
$98Vueling
Sat
Dec 25
$89Flixbus
$78Vueling
Sun
Dec 26
$168Flixbus
$132Vueling
Mon
Dec 27
$122Flixbus
$161Vueling
Tue
Dec 28
$127Flixbus
$197Vueling

Travel Information between Florence and Barcelona

distanceDistance489 miles (789 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or flight
priceTicket price range$98 - $104
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $98 (€82) • 18 h 55 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $104 (€87) • 1 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Vueling

Travel 489 miles (789 km) by bus or flight from Florence to Barcelona. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 45 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $98 (€82). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or Vueling among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or flight from Florence to Barcelona.

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How to get from Florence to Barcelona

The Best Way According to our Users

When it comes to choosing a method of transportation from Florence to Barcelona, 100,00% of our customers do not hesitate to choose the flight as their preferred way to travel. Nowadays, passengers who want to fly around Europe have more options than ever before. With dozens of budget airlines covering several routes which connect to virtually all European countries, taking a flight to reach your desired destination is easy and inexpensive. The low fares and the short flight time are, among others, some of the reasons why our users choose the airplane as the best way to get from Florence to Barcelona, even if they have to face baggage limitations and long lines at check-in and security control. You can book your flights with Omio to make sure you are always taking the fastest route or getting the best deal. You can also add extra luggage and book securely with several methods of payment such as Apple Pay, PayPal and more.

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

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

Is international entry into Barcelona from Florence 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 Florence?

  • 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 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 12/8/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Florence to Barcelona closer to your planned date of departure here.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Italy from Barcelona, Spain?

Return travel to Florence, Italy from Spain is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Italy from Spain?

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

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

Requirements for reentering Italy:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Italy?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Italy 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 Florence, Italy was last verified on 12/8/21. 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 Florence from Barcelona.

What are the ways to get from Florence to Barcelona?

There are 2 travel options from Florence to Barcelona: bus or flight.

What is the cheapest way to travel between Florence and Barcelona?

The cheapest way to go to Barcelona from Florence is by taking a bus, which costs on average $98 (€82).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Barcelona:

Taking a bus is usually $6 (€5) less than taking a flight to Barcelona, which costs on average $104 (€87) for the same trip.

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

The fastest way to get to Barcelona from Florence is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 45 min.

Other travel options to Barcelona can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 18 h 55 min.

How many miles from Florence to Barcelona would I travel?

You should expect to travel around 489 miles (789 km) between Florence and Barcelona.

When traveling between Florence and Barcelona, what are the departure and arrival points in Florence and Barcelona?

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

  • Buses mostly depart from Florence, Villa Costanza Tram T1 and arrive in Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord.
  • Flights from Florence to Barcelona most often leave from Florence Peretola Airport and arrive in Barcelona El Prat Airport.
Which travel operators can get me to Barcelona from Florence?

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

  • Travel with Flixbus for buses to Barcelona. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Florence to Barcelona tickets on Omio for $98 (€82).
  • Vueling can take you to Barcelona by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Vueling from Florence to Barcelona for $104 (€87).
Can I travel directly between Florence and Barcelona?

Yes, there are direct services available from Florence to Barcelona with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find direct buses with.
  • You can take a direct flight with Vueling.

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

Where should I go next after I travel between Florence and Barcelona?
Your trip from Florence 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 Florence to Barcelona tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Barcelona today!
How early should I buy tickets to Barcelona from Florence online for the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $98 (€82) one way for this journey.
  • A plane ticket for this journey costs on average $104 (€87) one way.

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