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There are 10 ways to get from Barcelona to Paris by train, bus, night train, rideshare, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv

$200 - $230

Cheapest option

Bus  •  15 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Paris, Paris N781 / ...

$35 - $100

8 alternative options

Train, night train  •  16 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Plaça Catalunya to Latour-de-Carol R3
  2. Take the night train from Latour-de-Carol to Paris Austerlitz INTERCITÉS de nuit

$117 - $171

Rideshare  •  11 h 53 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Barcelone to Paris 647.4 miles

$76

Drive  •  9 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Paris 647.6 miles

$130 - $210

Fly Barcelona to Paris Orly  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Paris Orly (ORY) BCN - ORY

$50 - $241

Fly Barcelona to Paris CDG  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Paris CDG (CDG) BCN - CDG

$59 - $259

Train to Perpignan, fly to Paris Orly  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Perpignan
  2. Fly from Perpignan (PGF) to Paris Orly (ORY) PGF - ORY

$101 - $490

Train to Toulouse, fly to Paris Orly  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Toulouse-Matabiau
  2. Fly from Toulouse (TLS) to Paris Orly (ORY) TLS - ORY

$128 - $263

Fly Barcelona to Beauvais, train  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Beauvais (BVA) BCN - BVA
  2. Take the train from Beauvais Gare SNCF to Paris Nord

$51 - $246

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Paris is to bus which costs 30€ - 90€ and takes 15 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Paris is to fly which costs 40€ - 210€ and takes 4 h 49 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Barcelona and arriving at Paris, Paris. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 h 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Barcelona Sants and arriving at Paris Gare de Lyon. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 28 min.

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The distance between Barcelona and Paris is 831 km. The road distance is 1036.1 km.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Paris without a car is to train which takes 6 h 28 min and costs 170€ - 200€.

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The train from Barcelona Sants to Paris Gare de Lyon takes 6 h 28 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Barcelona to Paris bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Barcelona station.

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Barcelona to Paris train services, operated by inOui TGV, depart from Barcelona Sants station.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Paris is to train which takes 6 h 28 min and costs 170€ - 200€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 90€ and takes 15 h 5 min, you could also fly, which costs 40€ - 210€ and takes 4 h 49 min.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Paris.
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  • Distance: 519.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 28 min

What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Paris, France?

inOui TGV operates a train from Barcelona to Paris every 4 hours. Tickets cost $200 - $230 and the journey takes 6 h 28 min. Spanish Railways (RENFE) also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Barcelona to Paris twice daily. Tickets cost $60 - $100 and the journey takes 15 h 5 min. Ouibus also services this route once a week.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Barcelona to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $470
Flights from Perpignan to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $650
Flights from Toulouse to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Flights from Barcelona to Paris Orly via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Flights from Barcelona to Paris Orly via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Flights from Barcelona to Paris Orly via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Barcelona to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Barcelona to Paris CDG via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Flights from Barcelona to Paris Orly via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Flights from Barcelona to Paris Orly via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Flights from Barcelona to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Barcelona to Paris CDG via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Barcelona to Paris Orly via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Flights from Barcelona to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Flights from Toulouse to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $340
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Barcelona to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Beauvais
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $260
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Barcelona Sants to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$260 - $390
Train from Barcelona Sants to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$60 - $75
Train from Barcelona Sants to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $150
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants Station to Paris Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants Station to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
renfe.com
Barcelona Cercanías (RENFE)
Phone
900 41 00 41
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Plaça Catalunya to Latour-de-Carol
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
renfe.com
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Night train from Latour-de-Carol to Paris Austerlitz
Ave. Duration
11 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $160
1st Class
$170 - $260
Train from Beauvais Gare SNCF to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $26
1st Class
$23 - $35
Spanish Railways AVE
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Barcelona to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
15 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Barcelona City Centre to Paris City Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
15 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
Ouibus
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar.es
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Barcelone to Paris
Ave. Duration
11 h 53 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$76
Book at
blablacar.es

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The quickest flight from Barcelona Airport to Paris Orly Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 50 min.

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Barcelona to Paris bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Paris, Paris station.

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Barcelona to Paris train services, operated by inOui TGV, arrive at Paris Gare de Lyon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Barcelona to Paris is 1036 km. It takes approximately 9 h 36 min to drive from Barcelona to Paris.

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Transavia France, Iberia, easyJet and Vueling Airlines offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Paris Orly Airport.

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Book your Barcelona to Paris bus tickets online with FlixBus and Distribusion.

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There are 5125+ hotels available in Paris. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Barcelona and Paris. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Barcelona Airport is to train which takes 24 min and costs 1€ - 7€.

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