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Train Information from Bologna to Barcelona

distanceDistance510 miles (822 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Bologna to Barcelona cover the 510 miles (822 km) long route taking on average 32 h 4 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Bologna Centrale and arrive in Barcelona Sants.

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Trains from Bologna to Barcelona
Travel by train to Barcelona easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Bologna to Barcelona.
FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Barcelona, Spain if I'm coming from Bologna, Italy by train?

Travel between Bologna, Italy and Barcelona, Spain by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Spain from Italy?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Spain from Bologna?

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 are the safety rules to follow in Barcelona, Spain?

When travelling in Spain, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 20/10/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Bologna and Barcelona before travelling.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Italy from Barcelona, Spain?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Barcelona to Bologna is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Italy from Spain?

Reentry to Italy is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Italy from Barcelona?

What are the entry requirements?

  • 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 safety rules to follow in Bologna, Italy?

The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

Last verified on 20/10/2021. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Barcelona to Bologna train here.

How far is it from Bologna to Barcelona by train?
You should expect to travel around 510 miles (822 km)  to Barcelona from Bologna by train.
How many hours does it take from Bologna to Barcelona by train?
The Bologna to Barcelona train duration is on average 32 h 4 min, which is to be expected when travelling 510 miles (822 km) to Barcelona from Bologna. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
When travelling by train from Bologna to Barcelona, which train station in Bologna do I depart from and which train station in Barcelona do I arrive in?

Omio customers book a train from Bologna Centrale   to Barcelona Sants   most frequently for this route.

Where is the train station in Bologna? Where is the train station in Barcelona?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Bologna Centrale, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of Bologna. The most popular arrival train station in Barcelona, called Barcelona Sants, is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from its city centre.

How many train services are there to Barcelona from Bologna a day?
On average, there is 1 train a day from Bologna to Barcelona. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Bologna
Barcelona
The major railway station for departures from Bologna is Bologna Centrale. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Bologna Centrale for your trip to Barcelona from Bologna.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 00 - 21: 00
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 21, 25, 30, 36, 61, 62, 77, BLQ
Monorail lines: Marconi Express
Train lines: FR, FA, FB, IC, ICN, R, Italo, ÖBB EC, EN