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from Barcelona to Rome

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

Our recommendation

To get from Barcelona to Rome on 19 Jan we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

13:50Barcelona El Prat Airport2h00 15:50Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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£151One-way
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13:50Barcelona El Prat Airport2h00 15:50Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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£151One-way
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11:55Barcelona El Prat Airport1h50 13:45Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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£281One-way
15:00Barcelona El Prat Airport1h50 16:50Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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£281One-way
11:55Barcelona El Prat Airport1h50 13:45Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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£541One-way

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Wed
19 Jan
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£15Ryanair
Thu
20 Jan
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£14Ryanair
Fri
21 Jan
£59Flixbus
£31Vueling
Sat
22 Jan
£49Flixbus
£15Ryanair
Sun
23 Jan
£49Flixbus
£15Ryanair
Mon
24 Jan
£49Flixbus
£15Ryanair
Tue
25 Jan
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£15Ryanair
Wed
26 Jan
£51Flixbus
£15Ryanair
Thu
27 Jan
£49Flixbus
£15Ryanair
Fri
28 Jan
£48Flixbus
£24Ryanair
Sat
29 Jan
£49Flixbus
£15Ryanair
Sun
30 Jan
£48Flixbus
£21Vueling
Mon
31 Jan
£48Flixbus
£15Ryanair
Tue
1 Feb
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£17Vueling
Wed
2 Feb
£51Flixbus
£17Vueling
Thu
3 Feb
£48Flixbus
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Fri
4 Feb
£48Flixbus
£18Ryanair
Sat
5 Feb
£48Flixbus
£18Ryanair
Sun
6 Feb
£48Flixbus
£18Ryanair
Mon
7 Feb
£48Flixbus
£18Ryanair

Travel Information from Barcelona to Rome

distanceDistance533 miles (859 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or coach
priceTicket price range£15 - £50
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £15 • 1 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £15 • 1 h 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRyanair or Flixbus

Take a flight or coach to travel 533 miles (859 km) from Barcelona to Rome. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 50 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £15. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Ryanair or Flixbus among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight or coach from Barcelona to Rome.

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FAQs

What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Rome, Italy if I’m coming from Barcelona, Spain?

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

Is international entry into Rome 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 Rome, Italy from Barcelona?

Entry Requirements:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 48 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Rome, 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 15/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Barcelona to Rome closer to your planned date of departure here.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Spain from Rome, Italy?

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

Is my journey back to Barcelona from Rome 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 Rome?

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 16/01/2022. 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.

What are my travel options from Barcelona to Rome?

You can travel to Rome from Barcelona 2 different ways: flight or coach.

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

Flight services offer the cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Rome. Tickets for a flight cost on average £15.

This is compared to other travel options to Rome:

A flight is about £34 less than a coach, which costs on average £50 for this trip.

What is the fastest way to Rome from Barcelona?

The fastest way from Barcelona to Rome is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 50 min.

Other travel options from Barcelona to Rome can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 21 h 40 min.

How far is Rome from Barcelona?

You should expect to travel around 533 miles (859 km) from Barcelona to Rome.

What are the departure and arrival points in Barcelona and in Rome?

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

  • Most travellers who buy a plane ticket from Barcelona to Rome depart from Barcelona El Prat Airport to Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport.
  • Most travellers take a coach from Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord to Rome, Termini (G).

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Barcelona to Rome?

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

  • You can travel by plane from Barcelona to Rome with Ryanair, and you can find Ryanair Barcelona to Rome tickets for £15 on Omio.
  • You can take a coach from Barcelona to Rome with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for £50 with Flixbus from Barcelona to Rome.

Is there a way to travel directly from Barcelona to Rome?

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

  • You'll find direct flights with Vueling or Ryanair.
  • You can travel directly by coach with.

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

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

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!

How early should I book Barcelona to Rome tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets cost on average £15 one way.
  • Coach tickets are costing on average £50 one way.

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