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from Marseille to Barcelona

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

Our recommendation

To get from Marseille to Barcelona on 23 May we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:35Marseille, Rue Honnorat6h25 13:00Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
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£151One-way
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06:35Marseille, Rue Honnorat6h25 13:00Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
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£151One-way
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09:00Marseille, Rue Honnorat7h30 16:30Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
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£191One-way
16:05Marseille, Rue Honnorat7h20 23:25Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
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£191One-way
22:50Marseille, Rue Honnorat7h10 06:00Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
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£171One-way

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Tue
24 May
£88Renfe AVE
£40Flixbus
£54Vueling
Wed
25 May
£102Renfe AVE
£48Union Ivkoni International
£191Air Nostrum
Thu
26 May
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£31BlaBlaCar Bus
£459Air Nostrum
Fri
27 May
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£15BlaBlaCar Bus
£40Vueling
Sat
28 May
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£15BlaBlaCar Bus
£29Vueling
Sun
29 May
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£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£150Vueling
Mon
30 May
£102Renfe AVE
£13BlaBlaCar Bus
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Tue
31 May
£102Renfe AVE
£13Flixbus
£29Vueling
Wed
1 Jun
£102Renfe AVE
£17Flixbus
£125Air Nostrum
Thu
2 Jun
£102Renfe AVE
£13Flixbus
£29Vueling
Fri
3 Jun
£102Renfe AVE
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£133Vueling
Sat
4 Jun
£102Renfe AVE
£13Flixbus
£29Vueling
Sun
5 Jun
£97Renfe AVE
£13Flixbus
£62Vueling
Mon
6 Jun
£97Renfe AVE
£13Flixbus
£84Vueling
Tue
7 Jun
£97Renfe AVE
£13Flixbus
£36Vueling
Wed
8 Jun
£97Renfe AVE
£13Flixbus
£105Air Nostrum
Thu
9 Jun
£97Renfe AVE
£8BlaBlaCar Bus
£22Vueling
Fri
10 Jun
£97Renfe AVE
£8BlaBlaCar Bus
£75Vueling
Sat
11 Jun
£97Renfe AVE
£8Flixbus
£26Vueling

Travel Information between Marseille and Barcelona

distanceDistance210 miles (339 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or flight
priceTicket price range£15 - £25
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £15 • 6 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £25 • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Vueling

Travel 210 miles (339 km) by coach or flight between Marseille and Barcelona. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £15. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus or Vueling among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or flight from Marseille to Barcelona.

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FAQs

Is cross-border travel to Barcelona, Spain from Marseille, France currently allowed?

Travel between Marseille, France and Barcelona, Spain is: Partially open.

Can travellers from France enter Spain?

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

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

Conditions of entry into Spain:

  • 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

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

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

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

This information was last checked on 19/05/2022. 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 from Marseille to Barcelona.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Marseille, France from Barcelona, Spain due to COVID-19?

The current restriction level for returning to Marseille, France from Spain is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Marseille, France from Barcelona, Spain?

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

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

  • 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 48 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 declaration required

Which rules do I need to follow in Marseille, France regarding COVID-19?

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

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 21/05/2022. 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 Marseille from Barcelona here.

How do I travel to Barcelona from Marseille?

There are 2 ways that you can travel to Barcelona from Marseille. You can take a coach or flight.

What is the cheapest way to travel from Marseille to Barcelona?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Marseille to Barcelona. Tickets for a coach cost on average £15.

This is compared to other travel options to Barcelona:

A coach is £11 less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from Marseille to Barcelona costing on average £25.

What is the fastest way to Barcelona from Marseille?

The fastest way to get to Barcelona from Marseille is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 5 min.

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

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 6 h 5 min.

How many miles are between Marseille and Barcelona

The distance between Marseille and Barcelona is around 210 miles (339 km).

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

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

  • Coaches mostly depart from Marseille, Gare Saint-Charles and arrive in Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord.
  • Flights most often depart from Marseille at Marseille Provence Airport and arrive in Barcelona at Barcelona El Prat Airport.

Who can get me from Marseille to Barcelona?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Marseille to Barcelona, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Barcelona by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Marseille to Barcelona tickets on Omio for £15.
  • Travel with Vueling for flights to Barcelona. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Vueling Marseille to Barcelona tickets on Omio for £25.

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

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

  • You can find direct coaches to take to Barcelona with Flixbus, BlaBlaCar or BlaBlaCar Bus.
  • You'll find direct flight services to Barcelona with Vueling.

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

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

Many of our customers travelling from Marseille to Barcelona don't make Barcelona their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Madrid, Paris or Valencia, either of which you could add to your Marseille and Barcelona trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Barcelona to any of these top destinations today!

How far in advance should I book tickets to Barcelona from Marseille online to get the best deals?

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

  • The price of a coach ticket is £15 one way on average for this route.
  • The price of a plane ticket is £25 one way on average for this route.

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