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from León to Barcelona

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

Our recommendation

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

01:04PMLeón8h31 09:35PMBarcelona Sants
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$1021One-way
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01:04PMLeón8h31 09:35PMBarcelona Sants
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$1021One-way
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08:05PMLeon1h25 09:30PMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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$2081One-way
09:48AMLeón7h42 05:30PMBarcelona Sants
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$1521One-way
05:35PMLeón6h21 11:56PMBarcelona Sants
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$1701One-way

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Mon
Sep 27
$102Renfe
$61Alsa
$208Air Nostrum
Tue
Sep 28
$60Renfe
$66Alsa
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Wed
Sep 29
$60Renfe
$66Alsa
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Thu
Sep 30
$51Renfe
$61Alsa
$246Air Nostrum
Fri
Oct 1
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$61Alsa
$165Air Nostrum
Sat
Oct 2
$68Renfe
$66Alsa
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Sun
Oct 3
$60Renfe
$61Alsa
$171Air Nostrum
Mon
Oct 4
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$61Alsa
$140Air Nostrum
Tue
Oct 5
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$66Alsa
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Wed
Oct 6
$51Renfe
$66Alsa
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Thu
Oct 7
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$61Alsa
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Fri
Oct 8
$125Renfe
$61Alsa
$165Air Nostrum
Sat
Oct 9
$51Renfe
$66Alsa
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Sun
Oct 10
$51Renfe
$61Alsa
$109Air Nostrum
Mon
Oct 11
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$61Alsa
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Tue
Oct 12
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$66Alsa
$208Air Nostrum
Wed
Oct 13
$60Renfe
$66Alsa
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Thu
Oct 14
$51Renfe
$66Alsa
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Fri
Oct 15
$60Renfe
$61Alsa
$115Air Nostrum
Sat
Oct 16
$26Renfe
$66Alsa
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Travel Information between León and Barcelona

distanceDistance404 miles (652 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$66 - $161
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $66 (€53) • 10 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $161 (€130) • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAlsa, Iberia or Renfe

Travel 404 miles (652 km) by bus, flight or train from León to Barcelona. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $66 (€53). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Alsa, Iberia or Renfe among others. Travelers can even take a direct train from León to Barcelona.

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FAQs
What are the ways to get from León to Barcelona?

You can travel to Barcelona from León 3 different ways: bus, flight or train.

How do I get from León to Barcelona the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to travel from León to Barcelona is by taking a bus with an average price of $66 (€53).

This is compared to other travel options to Barcelona:

A bus is generally $95 (€77) less than a flight for the same route. Taking a flight costs on average $161 (€130) from León to Barcelona.

A bus is generally $3 (€2) less than a train for the same route. Taking a train costs on average $68 (€55) from León to Barcelona.

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

The fastest way from León to Barcelona is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 15 min.

There are alternative travel options to Barcelona that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 10 h 15 min   of travel time.

In comparison, getting to Barcelona by train can take on average 8 h 25 min.

How many miles from León to Barcelona would I travel?

You should expect to travel around 404 miles (652 km) between León and Barcelona.

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

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

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Leon, Estación de Autobuses/ Av. Inginiero Saenz de Miera and arrive in Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord.
  • Most travelers take a flight from Leon to Barcelona El Prat Airport.
  • Most travelers catch their train from León and arrive in Barcelona Sants.
Which travel operators can get me to Barcelona from León?

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

  • Travel with Alsa for buses to Barcelona. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Alsa León to Barcelona tickets on Omio for $66 (€53).
  • Travel with Iberia to go to Barcelona by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Iberia León to Barcelona tickets on Omio for $161 (€130).
  • Renfe can take you to Barcelona by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Renfe from León to Barcelona for $68 (€55).
Is there a way to travel directly from León to Barcelona?

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

  • You can book a direct train 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 route.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from León to Barcelona?
Many of our customers who book a trip from León 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 León and Barcelona itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Barcelona and any of these top destinations today!
How early should I purchase León to Barcelona tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets cost $66 (€53) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost $161 (€130) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing $68 (€55) one way on average.

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

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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Barcelona
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