Travel options
from Porto to Barcelona

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

Our recommendation

To get from Porto to Barcelona on 22 Oct we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:25Porto Airport1h40 09:05Barcelona El Prat Airport
0 changes
£711One-way
Cheapest
06:25Porto Airport1h40 09:05Barcelona El Prat Airport
0 changes
£711One-way
Other options
22:05Porto Airport1h45 00:50Barcelona El Prat Airport
0 changes
£721One-way
16:00Porto22h55 15:55Barcelona
2 changes
£1141One-way
16:00Porto23h05 16:05Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
2 changes
£1141One-way

Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .

These companies trust us. We sell their tickets all in one place.

Trenitalia
Easyjet
Deutsche Bahn
SNCF
Place to stay

Need a place to stay?

view on map
Top pick hotels
Entire homes & apartments

Find the best accommodation for you, with our partner Booking.com

View All

COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Thu
21 Oct
£84Alsa
£72Vueling
Fri
22 Oct
£72Flixbus
£71Ryanair
Sat
23 Oct
£74Flixbus
£71Ryanair
Sun
24 Oct
£96Alsa
£152Ryanair
Mon
25 Oct
£56Flixbus
£40Ryanair
Tue
26 Oct
£56Flixbus
£66Vueling
Wed
27 Oct
£56Flixbus
£71Ryanair
Thu
28 Oct
£65Flixbus
£82Vueling
Fri
29 Oct
£72Flixbus
£130Ryanair
Sat
30 Oct
£60Alsa
£176PGA-Portugalia Airlines
Sun
31 Oct
£114Eurolines Switzerland
Find prices
Mon
1 Nov
£114Eurolines Switzerland
Find prices
Tue
2 Nov
£59Alsa
£62Ryanair
Wed
3 Nov
£56Alsa
£18Ryanair
Thu
4 Nov
£114Eurolines Switzerland
Find prices
Fri
5 Nov
£114Eurolines Switzerland
Find prices
Sat
6 Nov
£59Alsa
£25Ryanair
Sun
7 Nov
£68Alsa
£34Ryanair
Mon
8 Nov
£56Flixbus
£14Ryanair
Tue
9 Nov
£52Flixbus
£14Ryanair
Wed
10 Nov
£54Alsa
£9Ryanair

Travel Information to Barcelona from Porto

distanceDistance557 miles (899 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or flight
priceTicket price range£56 - £72
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £56 • 22 h 55 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £72 • 1 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Ryanair

Take a coach or flight to travel 557 miles (899 km) to Barcelona from Porto. 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 coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £56. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus or Ryanair among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight from Porto to Barcelona.

The Window Seat

Read more about Barcelona

Barcelona: A City Guide
Barcelona: A City Guide

A dynamic seaside city bursting with noteworthy cuisine, top-notch tourist attractions and architectural masterpieces, it’s no wonder Barcelona tops many a traveler’s list as one of Europe’s favorite cities. Whether you’re strolling...

Continue reading
Plant Your Trip
Plant Your Trip

Europe*, known for its stews, sausages, cured meats and cheese, can seem like an unlikely place to find plant-based dishes, as vegans have unfortunately discovered over the years. It wasn’t unheard of for an unsuspecting non-meat eater to...

Continue reading
Book Voyage!
Book Voyage!

Sometimes you don’t need to travel to visit a new destination. A well-written travel book, be it fiction or guidebook, can transport you from the comfort of your own home or daily commute to another place. To kickstart...

Continue reading
Omio Launches the Open Travel Index
Omio Launches the Open Travel Index

As a result of COVID-19, travel rules and regulations are in a constant flux. Omio has gathered all the latest updates on travel restrictions across Europe in the Open Travel Index. This online resource serves as an interactive discovery tool...

Continue reading

Travel Tips

Travel from Porto to Barcelona
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 Porto to Barcelona.
FAQs
What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Barcelona, Spain if I’m coming from Porto, Portugal?

International travel from Porto, Portugal to Barcelona, Spain is: Partially open.

Can I enter Spain if coming from Portugal?

Entry into Spain is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Portugal.

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

Conditions of entry:

  • 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 measures do I need to follow in Barcelona, Spain due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Spain 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 20/10/2021; 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 to Barcelona from Porto.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Portugal from Barcelona, Spain?

The restriction level for your return to Porto, Portugal from Spain is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Porto from Barcelona restricted?

Entry into Portugal is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.

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

Conditions of reentry into Portugal:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Portugal: Azores, Madeira
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Porto, Portugal?

You should observe these safety measures in Portugal as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information about your return travel to Portugal was last checked on 20/10/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Porto from Barcelona closer to your date of departure here.

How do you get from Porto to Barcelona?

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

How do I get from Porto to Barcelona the cheapest way?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Porto to Barcelona, which costs on average £56.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Barcelona:

A coach is generally £15 less than a flight for the same trip. A flight costs on average £72 from Porto to Barcelona.

What is the fastest way to get from Porto to Barcelona?

The quickest way to travel from Porto to Barcelona 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, going by coach can take 22 h 55 min   on average.

How many miles are between Porto and Barcelona

You should expect to travel around 557 miles (899 km) from Porto to Barcelona.

Where do I depart from Porto? Where do I arrive in Barcelona?

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

  • Most travellers who purchase a coach ticket from Porto to Barcelona depart from Porto, Campo 24 de Agosto to Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord.
  • Most travellers catch their flight from Porto Airport and arrive in Barcelona El Prat Airport.
Which travel companies can take me from Porto to Barcelona?

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

  • You can take a coach from Porto to Barcelona with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for £56 with Flixbus from Porto to Barcelona.
  • You can take a flight from Porto to Barcelona with Ryanair. Cheap tickets can be found for £72 with Ryanair from Porto to Barcelona.
Is it possible to travel directly between Porto and Barcelona?

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

  • You can find direct flights to take to Barcelona with Vueling or Ryanair.

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 purchase tickets for this trip.

Where should I go next after I travel to Barcelona from Porto?
Your journey from Porto to Barcelona doesn't have to end in Barcelona. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Madrid, Paris or Valencia. If you’d like to add Madrid, Paris or Valencia to your Porto to Barcelona trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Barcelona today!
How early should I book tickets to Barcelona from Porto online for the best deals?

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

  • Coach tickets are costing on average £56 one way.
  • Plane tickets cost £72 one way on average.

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