The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Nice to Barcelona will cost around £ 35 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 22.
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8 h 35 m
10 h 9 m
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Of the 4 buses that leave Nice for Barcelona every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 491 km distance in an average of 10 h 9 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 8 h 35 m .
The slowest buses will take 12 h 1 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||304 miles (491 km)|
|Average coach duration||9 h 15 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£20 (€23)|
|Coach companies||Flixbus, Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland, Ouibus, Union Ivkoni International or Alsa|
Coaches from Nice to Barcelona cover the 304 miles (491 km) long route taking on average 9 h 15 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Eurolines France, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland, Ouibus, Union Ivkoni International or Alsa. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £20, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £16. Travellers depart most frequently from Nice Ville and arrive in Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord.
For as little as £16 you can travel by coach to Barcelona from Nice with FlixBus and Alsa. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost coach providers in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travellers in both continents the option to take a long-distance coach at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
FlixBus has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by coach between Nice and Barcelona:
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