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from Barcelona to Florence

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

Our recommendation

To get from Barcelona to Florence on 28 Oct we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

11:30Barcelona El Prat Airport1h45 13:15Florence Peretola Airport
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£721One-way
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11:30Barcelona El Prat Airport1h45 13:15Florence Peretola Airport
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£721One-way

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Thu
28 Oct
£93Flixbus
£72Vueling
Fri
29 Oct
£93Flixbus
£171Vueling
Sat
30 Oct
£93Flixbus
£151Iberia
Sun
31 Oct
£72Flixbus
£143Iberia
Mon
1 Nov
£88Flixbus
£136Vueling
Tue
2 Nov
£106Flixbus
£127Vueling
Wed
3 Nov
£55Flixbus
£127Vueling
Thu
4 Nov
£53Flixbus
£104Vueling
Fri
5 Nov
£62Flixbus
£127Vueling
Sat
6 Nov
£65Flixbus
£62Vueling
Sun
7 Nov
£64Flixbus
£78Vueling
Mon
8 Nov
£55Flixbus
£49Vueling
Tue
9 Nov
£71Flixbus
£71Iberia
Wed
10 Nov
£106Flixbus
£62Vueling
Thu
11 Nov
£53Flixbus
£53Vueling
Fri
12 Nov
£63Flixbus
£78Vueling
Sat
13 Nov
£53Flixbus
£57Vueling
Sun
14 Nov
£64Flixbus
£62Vueling
Mon
15 Nov
£55Flixbus
£49Vueling
Tue
16 Nov
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£56Vueling

Travel Information between Barcelona and Florence

distanceDistance489 miles (789 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or coach
priceTicket price range£62 - £112
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £62 • 19 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £112 • 1 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesVueling or Flixbus

Take a flight or coach to travel 489 miles (789 km) between Barcelona and Florence. 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 coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £62. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Vueling or Flixbus among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight or coach from Barcelona to Florence.

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

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

Can travellers from Spain enter Italy?

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

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

Conditions of entry into 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

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

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

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

This information was last checked on 27/10/2021. 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 trip between Barcelona and Florence.

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

The restriction level for your return to Barcelona, Spain from Italy is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Barcelona from Florence restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Barcelona from Florence?

Conditions of reentry 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

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Barcelona, Spain?

You should observe these safety measures in Spain as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Spain was last checked on 27/10/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Barcelona from Florence closer to your date of departure here.

How do I go from Barcelona to Florence?

There are 2 ways to travel to Florence from Barcelona including taking a flight or coach.

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

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Florence. Tickets for a coach cost on average £62.

This is compared to other travel options to Florence:

A coach journey is usually £50 less than a journey to Florence by plane, which costs on average £112 for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to get from Barcelona to Florence?

The quickest way to travel from Barcelona to Florence is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 45 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 19 h 40 min   of travel time.

What is the distance from Barcelona to Florence?

The distance from Barcelona to Florence is approximately 489 miles (789 km).

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Barcelona to Florence?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Barcelona to Florence:

  • Flights mostly depart from Barcelona El Prat Airport and arrive in Florence Peretola Airport.
  • Coaches from Barcelona to Florence most often leave from Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord and arrive in Florence, Villa Costanza Tram T1.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Barcelona to Florence?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Barcelona to Florence:

  • You can take a flight from Barcelona to Florence with Vueling. Cheap tickets can be found for £112 with Vueling from Barcelona to Florence.
  • You can go to Florence from Barcelona by coach with Flixbus. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £62 with Flixbus from Barcelona to Florence on Omio.
Is it possible to travel directly to Florence from Barcelona?

Yes, there are direct services available to Florence from Barcelona with the following travel operators:

  • You'll find direct flights with Vueling.
  • You'll find direct coaches with.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Florence as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Barcelona and Florence.

Where else should I travel to after my journey to Florence from Barcelona ends?
Your journey from Barcelona to Florence doesn't have to end in Florence. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Rome, Milan or Venice. If you’d like to add Rome, Milan or Venice to your Barcelona to Florence trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Florence today!
How early should I purchase Barcelona to Florence tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • The price of a plane ticket is £112 one way on average for this journey.
  • The price of a coach ticket for this trip is £62 one way on average.

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