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from Rome to Barcelona

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

Our recommendation

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

07:00AMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport1h50 08:50AMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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$371One-way
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07:00AMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport1h50 08:50AMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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$371One-way
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09:50AMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport1h50 11:40AMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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$561One-way
09:10PMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport1h50 11:00PMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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$561One-way
02:35PMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport1h50 04:25PMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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$611One-way

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Thu
Dec 2
$107Flixbus
$37Vueling
Fri
Dec 3
$78Flixbus
$37Vueling
Sat
Dec 4
$65Flixbus
$37Vueling
Sun
Dec 5
$80Flixbus
$55Ryanair
Mon
Dec 6
$117Flixbus
$67Vueling
Tue
Dec 7
$149Flixbus
$86Ryanair
Wed
Dec 8
$73Flixbus
$192Iberia
Thu
Dec 9
$73Flixbus
$108Vueling
Fri
Dec 10
$73Flixbus
$86Vueling
Sat
Dec 11
$73Flixbus
$64Ryanair
Sun
Dec 12
$73Flixbus
$73Vueling
Mon
Dec 13
$78Flixbus
$39Ryanair
Tue
Dec 14
$90Flixbus
$25Ryanair
Wed
Dec 15
$114Flixbus
$25Ryanair
Thu
Dec 16
$64Flixbus
$25Ryanair
Fri
Dec 17
$95Flixbus
$24Ryanair
Sat
Dec 18
$117Flixbus
$25Ryanair
Sun
Dec 19
$95Flixbus
$25Ryanair
Mon
Dec 20
$101Flixbus
$25Ryanair
Tue
Dec 21
$101Flixbus
$25Ryanair
Wed
Dec 22
$119Flixbus
$27Ryanair

Travel Information between Rome and Barcelona

distanceDistance533 miles (859 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or bus
priceTicket price range$18 - $118
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $18 (€15) • 1 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $18 (€15) • 1 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRyanair or Flixbus

Travel 533 miles (859 km) by flight or bus between Rome and 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 flight is the best option with prices starting as low as $18 (€15). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Ryanair or Flixbus among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Rome to Barcelona.

How to get from Rome to Barcelona

The Best Way According to our Users

When it comes to choosing a method of transportation from Rome 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 Rome 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 COVID-19 travel restrictions for Barcelona, Spain if I’m coming from Rome, Italy?

International travel from Rome, Italy to Barcelona, Spain is: Partially open.

Can I enter Spain if coming from Italy?

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

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Barcelona if traveling from Rome?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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 measures do I need to follow in Barcelona, Spain due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Spain must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 12/1/21; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip from Rome to Barcelona.

Are there restrictions on reentering Italy from Barcelona, Spain due to the coronavirus pandemic?

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

Am I allowed to reenter Rome, 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 Rome 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 Rome, 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 Rome from Barcelona here.

What are the ways to get from Rome to Barcelona?

There are 2 ways to travel to Barcelona from Rome including taking a flight or bus.

What is the cheapest way to get from Rome to Barcelona?

The cheapest way to go to Barcelona from Rome is by taking a flight, which costs on average $18 (€15).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Barcelona:

A flight is $99 (€83) less than a bus for this trip with tickets for a bus from Rome to Barcelona costing on average $118 (€98).

What is the fastest way to travel to Barcelona from Rome?

The fastest way from Rome to Barcelona is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 45 min.

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

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 22 h 15 min   of travel time.

How far is it from Rome to Barcelona?

The distance from Rome to Barcelona is approximately 533 miles (859 km).

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

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

  • Flights mostly leave from Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport and tend to arrive in Barcelona El Prat Airport.
  • Buses from Rome to Barcelona most often leave from Rome, Termini (G) and arrive in Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord.
Which travel companies can get me from Rome to Barcelona?

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

  • Travel with Ryanair to go to Barcelona by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Ryanair Rome to Barcelona tickets on Omio for $18 (€15).
  • Flixbus can take you to Barcelona by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Rome to Barcelona for $118 (€98).
What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Rome to Barcelona?
Many of our customers traveling from Rome to Barcelona don't make Barcelona their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Barcelona are Madrid, Paris or Valencia, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Barcelona to any of these top destinations today!
How early should I book Rome to Barcelona tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket for this journey costs on average $18 (€15) one way.
  • A bus ticket for this trip costs on average $118 (€98) one way.

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