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from Milan to Barcelona

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

Our recommendation

To get from Milan to Barcelona on Dec 3 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

11:55AMMilan Malpensa Airport1h35 01:30PMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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$971One-way
Cheapest
10:00PMMilan14h45 12:45PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
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$531One-way
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02:35PMMilan Malpensa Airport1h35 04:10PMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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$1051One-way
10:00AMMilan Malpensa Airport1h35 11:35AMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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$1241One-way
04:55PMMilan Malpensa Airport1h35 06:30PMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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$2081One-way

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Thu
Dec 2
$72BlaBlaCar Bus
$139Vueling
Fri
Dec 3
$47BlaBlaCar Bus
$86Vueling
Sat
Dec 4
$47BlaBlaCar Bus
$149Vueling
Sun
Dec 5
$47BlaBlaCar Bus
$60Vueling
Mon
Dec 6
$79Union Ivkoni International
$67easyJet
Tue
Dec 7
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$72Vueling
Wed
Dec 8
$62Flixbus
$185Vueling
Thu
Dec 9
$54BlaBlaCar Bus
$86easyJet
Fri
Dec 10
$47BlaBlaCar Bus
$60Vueling
Sat
Dec 11
$47BlaBlaCar Bus
$53easyJet
Sun
Dec 12
$47BlaBlaCar Bus
$38Ryanair
Mon
Dec 13
$79Union Ivkoni International
$18Ryanair
Tue
Dec 14
$74Flixbus
$18Ryanair
Wed
Dec 15
$79Union Ivkoni International
$18Ryanair
Thu
Dec 16
$60BlaBlaCar Bus
$18Malta Air
Fri
Dec 17
$80Union Ivkoni International
$35Ryanair
Sat
Dec 18
$72BlaBlaCar Bus
$18Malta Air
Sun
Dec 19
$66Union Ivkoni International
$18Malta Air
Mon
Dec 20
$66Union Ivkoni International
$18Ryanair
Tue
Dec 21
$72BlaBlaCar Bus
$18Malta Air
Wed
Dec 22
$60BlaBlaCar Bus
$30Ryanair

Travel Information between Milan and Barcelona

distanceDistance450 miles (725 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or flight
priceTicket price range$18 - $53
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $18 (€15) • 1 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $18 (€15) • 1 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Ryanair

Take a bus or flight to travel 450 miles (725 km) from Milan to Barcelona. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as $18 (€15). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or Ryanair among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or flight from Milan to Barcelona.

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How to get from Milan to Barcelona

The Best Way According to our Users

When it comes to choosing a method of transportation from Milan to Barcelona, 94,10% 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 Milan 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
What are the international travel restrictions for Spain due to COVID-19 if I’m traveling from Milan to Barcelona?

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

Is international entry into Barcelona from Milan 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 Milan?

  • 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 12/1/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Milan to Barcelona closer to your planned date of departure here.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Milan, Italy from Barcelona, Spain?

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

Am I allowed to reenter Milan, 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 Milan from Barcelona?

  • 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

Which rules do I need to follow in Milan, 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 12/1/21. 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 Milan from Barcelona here.

How do I get from Milan to Barcelona?

You can travel from Milan to Barcelona 2 different ways: bus or flight.

What is the cheapest way from Milan to Barcelona?

The cheapest way to get from Milan to Barcelona is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around $18 (€15) compared to other travel options to Barcelona:

A flight is generally $34 (€29) less than a bus for the same trip. Taking a bus costs on average $53 (€44) from Milan to Barcelona.

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

The fastest way to get to Barcelona from Milan is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 30 min.

Other travel options to Barcelona can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 13 h 20 min   of travel time.

What is the distance between Milan and Barcelona?

The Milan to Barcelona distance is around 450 miles (725 km).

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

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

  • Most travelers take a bus from Milan, Stazione Centrale to Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord.
  • Most travelers who buy a plane ticket from Milan to Barcelona depart from Milan Malpensa Airport to Barcelona El Prat Airport.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Milan to Barcelona?

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

  • Flixbus can take you to Barcelona by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Milan to Barcelona for $53 (€44).
  • Travel with Ryanair to go to Barcelona by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Ryanair Milan to Barcelona tickets on Omio for $18 (€15).
Is there a direct service from Milan to Barcelona?

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

  • You can book a direct bus with Flixbus or Union Ivkoni International.
  • You can take a direct flight with Vueling, easyJet or Ryanair.

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 journey.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Milan to Barcelona?
Your trip from Milan 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 Milan 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 book tickets from Milan to Barcelona online for the best deals?

Before traveling from Milan 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 costs $53 (€44) one way on average for this journey.
  • A plane ticket is costing on average $18 (€15) one way for this route.

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