How to get from Barcelona to Rome

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from Barcelona to Rome

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

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flight

To get from Barcelona to Rome on 27 Jun we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

14:05Barcelona El Prat Airport9h15 23:20Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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£821One-way
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14:05Barcelona El Prat Airport9h15 23:20Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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£821One-way
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16:45Barcelona El Prat Airport7h10 23:55Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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£1771One-way
16:35Barcelona El Prat Airport1h45 18:20Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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£2481One-way
16:35Barcelona El Prat Airport1h45 18:20Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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£2701One-way

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Travel Information from Barcelona to Rome

distanceDistance533 miles (859 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£4 - £67
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £4 • 41 h 57 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £53 • 1 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Ryanair

Travel 533 miles (859 km) by coach, flight, ferry or train between Barcelona and Rome. 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 train is the best option with prices starting as low as £4. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus or Ryanair among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or flight from Barcelona to Rome.

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FAQs

International travel from Barcelona, Spain to Rome, Italy is: Fully open.

Can I enter Italy if coming from Spain?

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

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Rome if travelling from Barcelona?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Rome, Italy due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Italy must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 24/06/2022; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey from Barcelona to Rome.

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

Is my journey back to Barcelona from Rome restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into Spain:

  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

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 24/06/2022. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Barcelona from Rome closer to your date of departure here.

You can travel from Barcelona to Rome 4 different ways: coach, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way from Barcelona to Rome is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around £4 compared to other travel options to Rome:

A train is £62 less than a coach for this journey with tickets for a coach from Barcelona to Rome costing on average £67.

A train is about £48 less than a flight, which costs on average £53 for this journey.

A train is generally £45 less than a ferry for the same journey. A ferry costs on average £49 from Barcelona to Rome.

The fastest way to get to Rome from Barcelona is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 45 min.

There are alternative travel options to Rome that can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by coach can take 19 h 15 min   on average.

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In comparison, going by train can take 41 h 57 min   on average.

The Barcelona to Rome distance is approximately 533 miles (859 km).

The average frequency per day from Barcelona to Rome is:

  • 1 train per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Rome from Barcelona as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

  • Coaches from Barcelona to Rome most often leave from Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord and arrive in Rome, Termini.
  • Flights mostly leave from Barcelona El Prat Airport and tend to arrive in Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport.
  • Trains most often depart from Barcelona at Barcelona Sants and arrive in Rome at Roma Termini.

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

  • You can travel by coach between Barcelona and Rome with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Barcelona to Rome tickets for £67 on Omio.
  • You can go to Rome from Barcelona by plane with Ryanair. You'll see cheap plane tickets for £53 with Ryanair from Barcelona to Rome on Omio.

Yes, there are direct routes from Barcelona to Rome with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find direct coach services to Rome with.
  • You can check for a direct flight to Rome with Vueling, Ryanair or ITA.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Rome tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase tickets for this journey.

Your journey from Barcelona to Rome doesn't have to end in Rome. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Milan, Florence or Paris. If you’d like to add Milan, Florence or Paris to your Barcelona to Rome trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Rome today!

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

  • Coach tickets are costing on average £67 one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing £53 one way on average.
  • Ferry tickets cost on average £49 one way.
  • Train tickets cost £4 one way on average.

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

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