How to travel from Geneva to Barcelona

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from Geneva to Barcelona

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

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To get from Geneva to Barcelona on Sep 27 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:00PMGeneva International Airport1h35 09:35PMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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Travel Information to Barcelona from Geneva

distanceDistance386 miles (623 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$5 - $188
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $5 (€5) • 28 h 52 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $188 (€177) • 1 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Swiss

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 386 miles (623 km) between Geneva and Barcelona. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 25 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $5 (€5). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or Swiss among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or flight from Geneva to Barcelona.

How to get from Geneva to Barcelona

The Best Way According to our Users

When it comes to choosing a method of transportation from Geneva to Barcelona, 70,10% 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 Geneva 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

Travel from Geneva, Switzerland to Barcelona, Spain is: Unrestricted.

Is international entry into Barcelona from Geneva restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

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

  • There are no current restrictions

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 9/19/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Barcelona from Geneva closer to your planned date of departure here.

Return travel to Geneva, Switzerland from Spain is: Unrestricted.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Switzerland from Spain?

Entry into Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.

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

Requirements for reentering Switzerland:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Switzerland to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The above information about your return travel to Geneva, Switzerland was last verified on 9/18/22. 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 Geneva from Barcelona.

There are 4 travel options from Geneva to Barcelona: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to go to Barcelona from Geneva is by taking a train, which costs on average $5 (€5).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Barcelona:

Taking a train is about $90 (€85) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $95 (€90) for this trip.

Taking a train is about $182 (€172) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $188 (€177) for this route.

The fastest way to get to Barcelona from Geneva is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 25 min.

Other travel options to Barcelona can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 10 h   on average.

In comparison, getting to Barcelona by train can take on average 28 h 52 min.

The distance from Geneva to Barcelona is approximately 386 miles (623 km).

The average frequency per day from Geneva to Barcelona is:

  • 1 bus per day.
  • Around 1 train per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Barcelona from Geneva as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

  • Most travelers take a bus from Geneva, Eaux-Vives to Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord.
  • Most travelers take a flight from Geneva International Airport to Barcelona El Prat Airport.
  • Most travelers board their train from Genève and arrive in Barcelona Sants.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Geneva 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 Geneva to Barcelona tickets on Omio for $95 (€90).
  • Travel with Swiss to go to Barcelona by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Swiss Geneva to Barcelona tickets on Omio for $188 (€177).

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

  • You can take a direct bus with Flixbus with 1 direct bus per day.

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 Geneva and Barcelona.

Looking to extend your trip from Geneva to Barcelona? Many Omio customers who go from Geneva to Barcelona usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Madrid, Paris or Valencia. If you're looking to explore Madrid, Paris or Valencia from Barcelona, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $95 (€90) one way for this journey.
  • A plane ticket costs $188 (€177) one way on average for this route.
  • A train ticket costs $5 (€5) one way on average for this journey.

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

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