How to get to Barcelona from Nice

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from Nice to Barcelona

How to get to Barcelona from Nice by train, bus, flight or ferry.

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The best way to travel from Nice to Barcelona is by taking a coach because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

BlaBlaCar Bus
04:108h50
Nice, Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur
13:00Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
£361One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Union Ivkoni International
11:1512h44
Nice, Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur
23:59Barcelona, Estación de Autobuses de Sants
£291One-way
0 changes
Fastest
easyJet
21:251h20
Nice Cote d'Azur Airport (NCE)
22:45Barcelona El Prat Airport (BCN)
£811One-way
0 changes
Other options
SNCF | TGV INOUI
12:039h24
Nice-Ville
21:27Barcelona Sants
£1221One-way
2 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
07:588h33
Nice-Ville
16:31Barcelona Sants
£1481One-way
2 changes
BlaBlaCar Bus
20:459h45
Nice, Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur
06:30Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
£311One-way
0 changes
Alsa
19:1510h45
Nice, Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur
06:00Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
£431One-way
0 changes
Air Nostrum
12:354h45
Nice Cote d'Azur Airport (NCE)
17:20Barcelona El Prat Airport (BCN)
£6891One-way
1 change

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Travel Information to Barcelona from Nice

distanceDistance304 miles
modeAvailable travel modesTrain, coach or flight
priceTicket price range£22 - £87
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £22 • 8 h 46 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £31 • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus, Vueling Airlines or TGV INOUI

Take a train, coach or flight to travel 304 miles to Barcelona from Nice. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are BlaBlaCar Bus, Vueling Airlines or TGV INOUI among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Nice to Barcelona.

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Travel on FlixBus, Eurowings and Vueling Airlines travel to Barcelona from Nice at great prices. Omio finds you travel times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies all in one place.

Renfe-SNCF is a joint venture between Spain's Renfe and France's SNCF, offering high-speed rail services between the two countries. The trains run at speeds of up to 300 km/h, with departures every two hours. Renfe-SNCF offers three types of trains: the AVE, the TGV and the EuroMed. The AVE is the fastest, with a journey time of just over three hours between Madrid and Paris. The TGV is slightly slower, but still offers a comfortable journey. The EuroMed is the slowest, but is the most affordable option. Renfe-SNCF offers a range of ticket types, including single, return and group tickets. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, free Wi-Fi, power sockets and a selection of snacks and drinks. The most popular routes for Renfe-SNCF are Madrid to Paris, Barcelona to Marseille and Madrid to Lyon.

    FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost travel providers in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travellers in both continents the option to take a long-distance travel at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

      EasyJet is a British multinational budget airline headquartered at London Luton Airport (LTN) and the largest UK-based airline based on the number of passengers carried. EasyJet flies to more than 150 destinations in Europe and North Africa, making it a very popular low-cost carrier for travellers. To keep fares as low as possible, tickets are non-refundable, and no complimentary snacks are served onboard. All easyJet fare types include allowance of one small personal bag, while additional fees apply for travellers bringing hand luggage and checked luggage.

        FAQs: Nice to Barcelona

        FAQs: Travel to Barcelona easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Nice to Barcelona.
        FAQs

        There are 3 travel options to Barcelona from Nice. You can take a train, coach or flight.

        The cheapest way to travel from Nice to Barcelona is a coach with an average price of £22.

        This is compared to other travel options from Nice to Barcelona:

        Taking a coach costs £8 less than taking a flight, which average ticket prices of £31.

        A coach is £65 less than a train with an average ticket price of £87 from Nice to Barcelona.

        The fastest way from Nice to Barcelona is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 15 min.

        There are alternative travel options to Barcelona that take longer:

        Coach takes on average 8 h 46 min.

        Train takes on average 8 h 33 min.

        The distance from Nice to Barcelona is approximately 304 miles.

        The average frequency per day from Nice to Barcelona is:

        • 1 coach per day.
        • 1 train per day.

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

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

        • Coaches mostly leave from Nice, Boulevard Jacqueline Auriol Supérieur (Aéroport Terminal 2) and tend to arrive in Barcelona, Pl. Universitat.
        • Flights most often depart from Nice at Nice Cote d'Azur Airport and arrive in Barcelona at Barcelona El Prat Airport.
        • Trains mostly depart from Nice-Ville and arrive in Barcelona Sants.

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

        • You can travel to Barcelona from Nice by coach with BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus, Alsa, Ourbus, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland or Infobus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £22 with FlixBus from Nice to Barcelona.
        • You can go to Barcelona from Nice by plane with Vueling Airlines, easyJet, Eurowings, Air Nostrum, Iberia, SWISS, Brussels Airlines, Lufthansa, Austrian Airlines, Air Baltic or Iberia Express. You'll see cheap plane tickets for £31 with Vueling Airlines from Nice to Barcelona on Omio.
        • You can go to Barcelona from Nice by train with TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF TER, Renfe AVE INT, SNCF Intercités, SNCF | TGV INOUI, Renfe-SNCF, SNCF | Autocar or SNCF (3). You'll see cheap train tickets for £71 with SNCF Intercités from Nice to Barcelona on Omio.

        Yes, there are direct services available from Nice to Barcelona with the following travel companies:

        • Direct coaches with BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus or Ourbus with 1 direct coach per day.

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

        Looking to extend your trip from Nice to Barcelona? Many Omio customers who go from Nice to Barcelona usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Madrid, Paris, Valencia, Seville or Zaragoza. If you're looking to explore Madrid, Paris, Valencia, Seville or Zaragoza from Barcelona, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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