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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 24 May we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

19:50Barcelona El Prat Airport1h45 21:35Florence Peretola Airport
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£871One-way
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19:50Barcelona El Prat Airport1h45 21:35Florence Peretola Airport
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06:40Barcelona El Prat Airport1h45 08:25Florence Peretola Airport
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19:50Barcelona El Prat Airport1h45 21:35Florence Peretola Airport
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06:40Barcelona El Prat Airport1h45 08:25Florence Peretola Airport
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Tue
24 May
£54Flixbus
£78Vueling
Wed
25 May
£106Flixbus
£111Vueling
Thu
26 May
£62Flixbus
£72Vueling
Fri
27 May
£61Flixbus
£57Vueling
Sat
28 May
£50Flixbus
£53Vueling
Sun
29 May
£87Flixbus
£53Vueling
Mon
30 May
£68Flixbus
£83Vueling
Tue
31 May
£45Flixbus
£53Vueling
Wed
1 Jun
£50Flixbus
£41Vueling
Thu
2 Jun
£68Flixbus
£78Vueling
Fri
3 Jun
£80Flixbus
£111Vueling
Sat
4 Jun
£68Flixbus
£90Vueling
Sun
5 Jun
£106Flixbus
£198Vueling
Mon
6 Jun
£54Flixbus
£265Vueling
Tue
7 Jun
£50Flixbus
£67Vueling
Wed
8 Jun
£36Flixbus
£53Vueling
Thu
9 Jun
£41Flixbus
£53Vueling
Fri
10 Jun
£50Flixbus
£78Vueling
Sat
11 Jun
£36Flixbus
£104Vueling
Sun
12 Jun
£54Flixbus
£154Vueling

Travel Information to Florence from Barcelona

distanceDistance489 miles (789 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or flight
priceTicket price range£41 - £43
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £41 • 1 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £41 • 1 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Vueling

Travel 489 miles (789 km) by coach or flight to Florence from Barcelona. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 40 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £41. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus or Vueling among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Barcelona to Florence.

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FAQs

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

Travel from Barcelona, Spain to Florence, Italy is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Florence from Barcelona restricted?

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

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

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 result is required for quarantine release
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Florence, Italy?

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

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

The above information was last verified on 19/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Barcelona and Florence closer to your planned date of departure here.

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

The current restriction level for returning to Barcelona, Spain from Italy is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Barcelona, Spain from Florence, Italy?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Barcelona from Florence?

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

Which rules do I need to follow in Barcelona, Spain regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Spain must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 19/05/2022. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Barcelona from Florence here.

What are my travel options from Barcelona to Florence?

There are 2 travel options from Barcelona to Florence: coach or flight.

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

A flight service offers the cheapest way to travel from Barcelona to Florence, which costs on average £41.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Florence:

A flight is £2 less than a coach for this route with tickets for a coach from Barcelona to Florence costing on average £43.

What is the fastest way from Barcelona to Florence?

The quickest way to travel from Barcelona to Florence is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 40 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.

How far is it from Barcelona to Florence?

Florence is approximately 489 miles (789 km) away from Barcelona.

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Barcelona to Florence?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Barcelona to Florence:

  • Most travellers take a coach from Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord to Florence, Villa Costanza Tram T1.
  • Most travellers board their plane from Barcelona El Prat Airport and arrive in Florence Peretola Airport.

Which travel companies can take me from Barcelona to Florence?

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

  • You can travel to Florence from Barcelona by coach with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £43 with Flixbus from Barcelona to Florence.
  • You can go to Florence from Barcelona by plane with Vueling. You'll see cheap plane tickets for £41 with Vueling from Barcelona to Florence on Omio.

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Barcelona to Florence?

Many of our customers who book a trip from Barcelona to Florence often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Rome, Milan or Venice. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Barcelona and Florence itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Florence and any of these top destinations today!

When should I purchase a ticket between Barcelona and Florence online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip to Florence from Barcelona, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets cost £43 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing £41 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Barcelona to Florence online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.