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from Rome to Barcelona

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

Our recommendation

To get from Rome to Barcelona on 4 Aug we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:25Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport1h45 10:10Barcelona El Prat Airport
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£261One-way
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21:55Rome Ciampino Airport1h45 23:40Barcelona El Prat Airport
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£191One-way
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16:20Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport1h45 18:05Barcelona El Prat Airport
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£301One-way
10:00Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport1h55 11:55Barcelona El Prat Airport
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£541One-way
15:25Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport1h55 17:20Barcelona El Prat Airport
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£611One-way

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Tue
3 Aug
£102Flixbus
£31Ryanair
Wed
4 Aug
£96Flixbus
£19Ryanair
Thu
5 Aug
£103Flixbus
£16Ryanair
Fri
6 Aug
£110Flixbus
£36Ryanair
Sat
7 Aug
£116Flixbus
£33Ryanair
Sun
8 Aug
£94Flixbus
£47Ryanair
Mon
9 Aug
£107Flixbus
£43Vueling
Tue
10 Aug
£102Flixbus
£28Vueling
Wed
11 Aug
£87Flixbus
£42Ryanair
Thu
12 Aug
£98Flixbus
£51Vueling
Fri
13 Aug
£141Flixbus
£40Ryanair
Sat
14 Aug
£124Flixbus
£34Ryanair
Sun
15 Aug
£98Flixbus
£36Ryanair
Mon
16 Aug
£102Flixbus
£34Ryanair
Tue
17 Aug
£87Flixbus
£26Ryanair
Wed
18 Aug
£81Flixbus
£14Ryanair
Thu
19 Aug
£117Flixbus
£16Ryanair
Fri
20 Aug
£105Flixbus
£14Ryanair
Sat
21 Aug
£100Flixbus
£14Ryanair
Sun
22 Aug
£91Flixbus
£16Ryanair
Mon
23 Aug
£79Flixbus
£16Malta Air

Travel Information between Rome and Barcelona

distanceDistance533 miles (859 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or coach
priceTicket price range£27 - £76
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £27 • 1 h 44 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £27 • 1 h 44 min
carriersPopular travel companiesVueling or Flixbus

Travel 533 miles (859 km) by flight or coach between Rome and Barcelona. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 44 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £27. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Vueling or Flixbus among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Rome to Barcelona.

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Travel from Rome 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 Rome to Barcelona.
FAQs
Does Spain have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people travelling to Barcelona from Rome?

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

Can I enter Spain if coming from Italy?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

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 02/08/2021; 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 Rome.

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

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

Is my journey back to Rome from Barcelona restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into Italy:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Rome, Italy?

You should observe these safety measures in Italy 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 Italy was last checked on 02/08/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Rome from Barcelona closer to your date of departure here.

How do I travel to Barcelona from Rome?

There are 2 ways to get from Rome to Barcelona: flight or coach.

How many miles are between Rome and Barcelona

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

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Rome to Barcelona?

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

  • Most travellers take a flight from Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport to Barcelona El Prat Airport.
  • Most travellers catch their coach from Rome, Tiburtina Station and arrive in Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord.
Which travel companies can get me from Rome to Barcelona?

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

  • Travel with Vueling to go to Barcelona by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Vueling Rome to Barcelona tickets on Omio for £27.
  • Flixbus can get you to Barcelona by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with Flixbus from Rome to Barcelona for £76 on Omio.
Where else should I travel to after my journey from Rome to Barcelona ends?
Many of our customers travelling from Rome 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 Rome and Barcelona trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Barcelona to any of these top destinations today!
How early should I book Rome to Barcelona tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets cost on average £27 one way.
  • Coach tickets cost on average £76 one way.

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

What is the cheapest way from Rome to Barcelona?

A flight service offers the cheapest way to travel from Rome to Barcelona, which costs on average £27.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Barcelona:

A flight is generally £49 less than a coach for the same route. A coach costs on average £76 from Rome to Barcelona.

What is the fastest way from Rome to Barcelona?

The fastest way to get to Barcelona from Rome is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 44 min.

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

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 19 h 25 min   of travel time.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Rome
Barcelona
Roma Ostiense
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Roma Termini
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Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
Roma Tiburtina
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