How to travel from La Rochelle to Barcelona

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Travel Information from La Rochelle to Barcelona

distanceDistance368 miles (593 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$2 - $62
fastestFastest modeBus • $62 (€55) • 13 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 368 miles (593 km) between La Rochelle and Barcelona. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus among others. Travelers can even take a direct from La Rochelle to Barcelona.

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FAQs

Travel from La Rochelle, France to Barcelona, Spain is: Unrestricted.

Is international entry into Barcelona from La Rochelle restricted?

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

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

  • 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: Recommended

The above information was last verified on 3/8/23. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Barcelona from La Rochelle closer to your planned date of departure here.

The current restriction level for returning to La Rochelle, France from Spain is: Unrestricted.

Am I allowed to reenter La Rochelle, France from Barcelona, Spain?

Reentering France is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

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

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in La Rochelle, France regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to France must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face masks: Recommended

The information above was last checked on 3/22/23. 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 La Rochelle from Barcelona here.

There are 3 ways to get from La Rochelle to Barcelona: bus, flight or train.

The cheapest way to travel to Barcelona from La Rochelle is by taking a flight with an average price of $2 (€2).

This is compared to other travel options to Barcelona:

A flight is $60 (€53) less than a bus for this route with tickets for a bus from La Rochelle to Barcelona costing on average $62 (€55).

A flight is generally $32 (€28) less than a train for the same trip. Taking a train costs on average $34 (€30) from La Rochelle to Barcelona.

The quickest way to travel between La Rochelle and Barcelona is by bus, which takes on average 13 h 40 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

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

In comparison, getting to Barcelona by train can take on average 10 h 52 min.

Barcelona is approximately 368 miles (593 km) away from La Rochelle.

The average frequency per day from La Rochelle to Barcelona is:

  • 2 trains a day.

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

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

  • Buses mostly leave from La Rochelle, Gare routière and tend to arrive in Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord.
  • Flights mostly depart from La Rochelle Ile de Re Airport and arrive in Barcelona El Prat Airport.
  • Trains from La Rochelle to Barcelona most often leave from La Rochelle and arrive in Barcelona Sants.

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

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Barcelona by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus La Rochelle to Barcelona tickets on Omio for $62 (€55).
Many of our customers who book a trip from La Rochelle 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 La Rochelle and Barcelona itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Barcelona and any of these top destinations today!

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

  • Bus tickets cost $62 (€55) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing $2 (€2) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost $34 (€30) one way on average.

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

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