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 Valencia to Barcelona will cost around £ 31 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 30.
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3 h 45 m
4 h 37 m
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Of the 17 buses that leave Valencia for Barcelona every day 14 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 303 km distance in an average of 4 h 37 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 3 h 45 m .
The slowest buses will take 6 h 5 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||187 miles (302 km)|
|Average coach duration||4 h|
|Average coach ticket price||£19 (€21)|
|Coach companies||Alsa, Alsa Supra, Eurolines Switzerland or Infobus|
Coaches from Valencia to Barcelona cover the 187 miles (302 km) long trip taking on average 4 h with our travel partners like Alsa, Alsa Supra, Eurolines Switzerland or Infobus. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £19, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £13. Travellers depart most frequently from Valencia Joaquín Sorolla and arrive in Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord.
Find the best coaches from Valencia to Barcelona with Omio's travel partners Alsa from £13. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.
One of the easiest ways to travel from Valencia to Barcelona is by taking a coach with Alsa. As the main operator for coach travel in Spain with a plethora of national and regional routes, Alsa transports more than 300 million passengers per year. You can find Alsa coach timetables and tickets for Valencia to Barcelona quickly on Omio and book cheap coach tickets online. Valencia is around 187 miles (302 km) away from Barcelona by coach and the cheapest Alba coach between Valencia and Barcelona starts at £13.
Alsa’s premium services offer one of the most comfortable travel experiences at a budget price. Apart from the Standard ticket, Alsa offers other coach tickets like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes. Along with all the routes covered by Alsa Normal coaches, which include basic services like toilets, free WiFi access, footrests and onboard entertainment, the coach company has other types of coaches like the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium, which provide more luxurious services depending on the specific route.
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Buses from Valencia to Barcelona are operated by the Spanish bus company, Alsa. The service runs seven days a week with ten departures a day, between around midnight and 8:00 p.m. The journey takes approximately 5 hours with stops at Castellon and Tarragona.
Return journeys on buses from Barcelona to Valencia are also available.
Buses from Valencia to Barcelona leave from Valencia Bus Station, near the River Turia and 15 minutes walk from the city and its attractions. It is reached via Turia Station on the yellow line of the Metro system as well as by EMT buses from all parts of the city. There is a taxi rank at the station.
Barcelona is a vibrant city with plenty of history, architecture and culture for visitors to explore. It is full of distinct barrios or neighbourhoods, each with something different to offer. Attractions range from beautiful sandy beaches to the stunning architecture of Gaudi's Sagrada Familia Cathedral, still under construction after a hundred years. Visitors can enjoy the works of Gaudí, Miró and Dalí in a world-class collection of galleries, or simply enjoy strolling along The Rambla and through the cobblestoned streets of the Gothic Quarter before enjoying coffee on the Portal de l'Angel, said to be one of the most visited streets in Spain.
Buses from Valencia to Barcelona arrive at Barcelona Nord Bus Station, which is in the Eixample Dreta district of Barcelona and has excellent transport links with the city and surrounding areas, Barcelona Prat Airport and major cities in Spain, as well as the rest of Europe and North Africa. The nearest metro station is Arc de Triomf on the red line, which takes passengers into the heart of the city. Barcelona has a regular night bus service. There are taxi ranks at the station.
There are a few coach stations in Valencia to start your route from including Valencia, Estación de Autobuses, Valencia, Estació d'autobusos and València, Zalamera BnB. In Barcelona you have a few coach station options to choose from for your arrival including Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord, Barcelona, Aeropuerto Josep Tarradellas-El Prat (T1) and Barcelona, Estación de Autobuses de Barcelona/Sants.
Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Valencia Joaquín Sorolla and arrive in Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord.
The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this trip, called Valencia Joaquín Sorolla, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of Valencia.
The most popular arrival coach station, Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord, is located 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city centre of Barcelona.
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