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from Trieste to Barcelona

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

Our recommendation

To get from Trieste to Barcelona on Oct 16 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:00AMTrieste Friuli Venezia Giulia Airport4h05 11:05AMBarcelona El Prat Airport
1 changes
$1291One-way
Cheapest
07:00AMTrieste Friuli Venezia Giulia Airport4h05 11:05AMBarcelona El Prat Airport
1 changes
$1291One-way

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Sat
Oct 16
$91Flixbus
$129Alitalia
Sun
Oct 17
$103Flixbus
$69Alitalia
Wed
Oct 20
$107Flixbus
$64Alitalia

Travel Information between Trieste and Barcelona

distanceDistance650 miles (1048 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or flight
priceTicket price range$91 - $176
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $91 (€74) • 20 h 55 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $176 (€143) • 4 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Alitalia

Travel 650 miles (1048 km) by bus or flight between Trieste and Barcelona. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 40 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $91 (€74). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or Alitalia among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Trieste to Barcelona.

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FAQs
Is international travel between Trieste, Italy and Barcelona, Spain allowed?

Travel between Trieste, Italy and Barcelona, Spain is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Italy enter Spain?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Barcelona from Trieste?

Conditions of entry into Spain:

  • 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

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Barcelona, Spain?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Spain has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 10/15/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey between Trieste and Barcelona.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Trieste, Italy from Barcelona, Spain?

Return travel to Trieste, Italy from Spain is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Italy from Spain?

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

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

Requirements for reentering Italy:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 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

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

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

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

The above information about your return travel to Trieste, Italy was last verified on 10/15/21. 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 Trieste from Barcelona.

How do I get from Trieste to Barcelona?

There are 2 ways that you can travel between Trieste and Barcelona. You can take a bus or flight.

What is the cheapest way to travel from Trieste to Barcelona?

The cheapest way to get from Trieste to Barcelona is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $91 (€74) compared to other travel options to Barcelona:

A bus is $85 (€69) less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Trieste to Barcelona costing on average $176 (€143).

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

The fastest way from Trieste to Barcelona is by flight with an average journey time of 4 h 40 min.

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

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 20 h 55 min   of travel time.

How far is Barcelona from Trieste?

Barcelona is approximately 650 miles (1048 km) away from Trieste.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Trieste to Barcelona?

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

  • Buses mostly depart from Trieste, Viale Miramare and arrive in Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord.
  • Flights mostly leave from Trieste Friuli Venezia Giulia Airport and tend to arrive in Barcelona El Prat Airport.
Who can get me from Trieste to Barcelona?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Trieste 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 Trieste to Barcelona tickets on Omio for $91 (€74).
  • Travel with Alitalia to go to Barcelona by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Alitalia Trieste to Barcelona tickets on Omio for $176 (€143).
Can I find a direct route to Barcelona from Trieste?

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

  • You can travel directly by bus 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 journey.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Trieste to Barcelona?
Omio customers who travel from Trieste to Barcelona often also extend their vacation to go to Madrid, Paris or Valencia. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Barcelona and these popular destinations at a great price.
When should I purchase a ticket from Trieste to Barcelona online to score the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket costs $91 (€74) one way on average for this trip.
  • A plane ticket for this journey costs on average $176 (€143) one way.

But we recommend booking Trieste 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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